The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England / South West
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 39 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing XML 316 349 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.07% 6.07% 6.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.09% 15.57% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 236 275 371
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2243 2241 2539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.09% 38.95% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1900 1919 2261
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the South West

XML
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in the South West.

Salary trend for XML in the South West

XML
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the South West over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in the South West

XML
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +20 101 £50,000 +4.16% 16
Bristol -23 75 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Wiltshire -5 45 £36,000 -20.00% 4
Devon -1 34 £33,838 -9.76% 4
Somerset -10 21 £44,000 +2.92% 7
Dorset +13 19 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Cornwall - 17 £24,500 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for XML.

1 385 (59.97%) Java
2 338 (52.65%) SQL
3 315 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
4 279 (43.46%) HTML
5 270 (42.06%) JavaScript
6 216 (33.64%) MVC
7 209 (32.55%) Web Services
8 207 (32.24%) SOAP
9 195 (30.37%) Scrum
10 193 (30.06%) CSS
11 182 (28.35%) Finance
12 178 (27.73%) JSON
13 177 (27.57%) TDD
14 175 (27.26%) Spring
15 173 (26.95%) REST
16 170 (26.48%) OO
17 158 (24.61%) Linux
18 154 (23.99%) Git (software)
19 153 (23.83%) C#
20 143 (22.27%) Hibernate
21 136 (21.18%) SDLC
22 128 (19.94%) .NET
23 125 (19.47%) jQuery
24 120 (18.69%) Spring MVC
24 120 (18.69%) PHP
24 120 (18.69%) C++
25 116 (18.07%) Computer Science
26 114 (17.76%) Maven
27 113 (17.60%) Jenkins
28 109 (16.98%) BDD

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 84 (13.08%) JBoss
2 65 (10.12%) Tomcat
3 63 (9.81%) Mule ESB
4 62 (9.66%) Mule
5 52 (8.10%) Apache
6 37 (5.76%) WebLogic
7 34 (5.30%) WebSphere
8 30 (4.67%) Confluence
9 29 (4.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 26 (4.05%) Alfresco
10 26 (4.05%) Joomla!
11 21 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (2.80%) CMS
12 18 (2.80%) IIS
13 17 (2.65%) MS Exchange
14 12 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (1.71%) SharePoint
16 10 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.62%) InVision
5 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.16%) Lectora
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 82 (12.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.62%) Maximo
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle ASCP
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 78 (12.15%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (9.03%) SaaS
3 47 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (4.67%) GitHub
6 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.47%) IaaS
7 3 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.16%) Slack
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.43%) Internet
2 16 (2.49%) HTTP
3 15 (2.34%) Kerberos
3 15 (2.34%) SSL
4 13 (2.02%) SMTP
5 12 (1.87%) NNTP
5 12 (1.87%) X.400
5 12 (1.87%) X.500
6 10 (1.56%) SSH
7 9 (1.40%) Firewall
7 9 (1.40%) FTP
8 8 (1.25%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.78%) WAN
10 3 (0.47%) DNS
10 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.47%) Intranet
10 3 (0.47%) LAN
10 3 (0.47%) SAN
10 3 (0.47%) SNMP
10 3 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 90 (14.02%) MongoDB
3 62 (9.66%) MySQL
4 60 (9.35%) Relational Database
5 56 (8.72%) NoSQL
6 48 (7.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 26 (4.05%) MS Access
8 25 (3.89%) Oracle Database
9 21 (3.27%) RDBMS
10 17 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (0.93%) Big Data
17 6 (0.93%) GIS
17 6 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 154 (23.99%) Git (software)
2 114 (17.76%) Maven
3 113 (17.60%) Jenkins
4 95 (14.80%) JUnit
5 91 (14.17%) JIRA
6 87 (13.55%) Subversion
7 54 (8.41%) IntelliJ
8 43 (6.70%) Selenium
9 36 (5.61%) Oracle Forms
10 34 (5.30%) Mockito
11 33 (5.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 29 (4.52%) Cucumber
13 27 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (2.80%) Eclipse
15 17 (2.65%) Ant
15 17 (2.65%) SonarQube
15 17 (2.65%) Visual Studio
16 16 (2.49%) NUnit
16 16 (2.49%) SoapUI
17 12 (1.87%) Gradle
General
1 182 (28.35%) Finance
2 108 (16.82%) Telecoms
3 94 (14.64%) Manufacturing
4 87 (13.55%) Marketing
5 84 (13.08%) Electronics
6 44 (6.85%) Retail
7 23 (3.58%) Banking
8 17 (2.65%) Back Office
9 13 (2.02%) Games
10 8 (1.25%) Military
11 5 (0.78%) Advertising
11 5 (0.78%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.47%) Automotive
12 3 (0.47%) Billing
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 428 (66.67%) Developer
2 128 (19.94%) Java Developer
3 115 (17.91%) Software Developer
4 92 (14.33%) Graduate
5 90 (14.02%) Senior Developer
6 84 (13.08%) Graduate Developer
7 82 (12.77%) Graduate Software Developer
7 82 (12.77%) Junior
8 79 (12.31%) Junior Developer
9 76 (11.84%) Junior Software Developer
10 69 (10.75%) .NET Developer
11 63 (9.81%) Analyst
12 59 (9.19%) PHP Developer
13 57 (8.88%) Senior Java Developer
14 33 (5.14%) Software Engineer
15 29 (4.52%) C# Developer
16 28 (4.36%) Lead Developer
17 25 (3.89%) Applications Support
17 25 (3.89%) Team Leader
18 23 (3.58%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (43.46%) HTML
2 209 (32.55%) Web Services
3 207 (32.24%) SOAP
4 193 (30.06%) CSS
5 178 (27.73%) JSON
6 175 (27.26%) Spring
7 173 (26.95%) REST
8 143 (22.27%) Hibernate
9 128 (19.94%) .NET
10 125 (19.47%) jQuery
11 120 (18.69%) Spring MVC
12 97 (15.11%) ASP.NET
13 96 (14.95%) JPA
14 95 (14.80%) AngularJS
15 70 (10.90%) Spring Integration
16 67 (10.44%) Apache Camel
17 62 (9.66%) J2EE
18 53 (8.26%) .NET Framework
19 49 (7.63%) HTML5
20 47 (7.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 116 (18.07%) Computer Science
2 59 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.92%) User Experience
4 26 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (1.56%) NHS
9 9 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.25%) e-Learning
11 7 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
12 6 (0.93%) Derivative
12 6 (0.93%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.78%) AS400
13 5 (0.78%) iPhone
14 4 (0.62%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.62%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.62%) Semantic Web
15 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 158 (24.61%) Linux
2 82 (12.77%) Unix
3 65 (10.12%) Windows
4 49 (7.63%) Android
5 46 (7.17%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (3.12%) Windows Server
7 20 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.56%) OS/400
9 7 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.09%) Solaris
9 7 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.09%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.93%) SUSE
11 4 (0.62%) AIX
11 4 (0.62%) HPUX
11 4 (0.62%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (33.64%) MVC
3 195 (30.37%) Scrum
4 177 (27.57%) TDD
5 170 (26.48%) OO
6 136 (21.18%) SDLC
7 109 (16.98%) BDD
8 94 (14.64%) Software Engineering
8 94 (14.64%) Unit Testing
9 90 (14.02%) Mathematics
10 89 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
11 87 (13.55%) Programme Management
12 82 (12.77%) Digital Marketing
12 82 (12.77%) Kanban
13 80 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (12.15%) Integration Testing
15 75 (11.68%) Web Development
16 44 (6.85%) ITIL
17 43 (6.70%) E-Commerce
18 40 (6.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 385 (59.97%) Java
2 338 (52.65%) SQL
3 270 (42.06%) JavaScript
4 153 (23.83%) C#
5 120 (18.69%) C++
5 120 (18.69%) PHP
6 53 (8.26%) T-SQL
7 46 (7.17%) PowerShell
8 39 (6.07%) Python
9 33 (5.14%) C
10 31 (4.83%) PL/SQL
11 29 (4.52%) XPath
12 26 (4.05%) Delphi
12 26 (4.05%) Pascal
12 26 (4.05%) Perl
12 26 (4.05%) VBA
13 25 (3.89%) Shell Script
13 25 (3.89%) VB
14 24 (3.74%) VB.NET
15 22 (3.43%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 87 (13.55%) Security Cleared
2 63 (9.81%) Degree
3 51 (7.94%) SC Cleared
4 37 (5.76%) DV Cleared
5 21 (3.27%) ISEB
6 11 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.93%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.78%) PhD
10 3 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.47%) MCP
11 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.31%) CCA
11 2 (0.31%) CCNA
11 2 (0.31%) CCNP
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.31%) MCSD
11 2 (0.31%) MCSE
11 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.47%) ISO22301
2 3 (0.47%) WCAG
3 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) FATCA
4 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 25 (3.89%) Docker
2 20 (3.12%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.62%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.62%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.47%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.47%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.31%) Firmware
7 2 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (4.05%) Nagios
2 7 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.78%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.62%) Graylog
5 3 (0.47%) Ansible
5 3 (0.47%) Marathon
5 3 (0.47%) Mesos
5 3 (0.47%) Terraform
6 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 92 (14.33%) Oracle
2 89 (13.86%) Microsoft
3 86 (13.40%) SAP
4 61 (9.50%) Apple
5 36 (5.61%) Adobe
5 36 (5.61%) IBM
6 20 (3.12%) Atlassian
7 19 (2.96%) Zend
8 17 (2.65%) Coverity
9 12 (1.87%) HP
10 8 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
10 8 (1.25%) Cisco
10 8 (1.25%) SOASTA, Inc
10 8 (1.25%) VMware
11 6 (0.93%) Citrix
12 5 (0.78%) Sophos
12 5 (0.78%) Symantec
12 5 (0.78%) webMethods
13 4 (0.62%) Actuate
13 4 (0.62%) BEA
Gloucestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester
SThree
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive,negotibale
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits bonus, onsite gym, flexi-hours, pe
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Lyneham, Wiltshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits days out to top events, flexible h
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + negotiable + benefits in ad
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Circa £40000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-51,500 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
itecopeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Winscombe, Somerset
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Life assurance etc
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago