The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for XBRL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XBRL over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 909 945
Rank change year-on-year +56 +36  
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 19 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.053% 0.040% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 23
Median salary £52,500 - £78,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 - £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 - £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £22,500

XBRL 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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36096 37770 42141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.98% 38.91% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30323 32819 36049
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XBRL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XBRL in the UK

XBRL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XBRL in the UK

XBRL
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XBRL within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +56 19 £52,500 -
London +23 14 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £55,000 -
City of London +31 4 £45,500 -
Wimbledon +10 4 - -
Doncaster - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing XBRL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for XBRL.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) Finance
3 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (89.47%) .NET
3 17 (89.47%) Waterfall
4 14 (73.68%) SDLC
5 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
5 12 (63.16%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) Oracle
6 11 (57.89%) XML
6 11 (57.89%) QA
7 10 (52.63%) Degree
7 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
7 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
7 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (47.37%) Unix
8 9 (47.37%) Linux
8 9 (47.37%) HP UFT
8 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
8 9 (47.37%) HTML
8 9 (47.37%) Java
8 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
8 9 (47.37%) SOA
8 9 (47.37%) SAP
8 9 (47.37%) SOAP
8 9 (47.37%) Web Services
8 9 (47.37%) SilkTest
8 9 (47.37%) Banking
8 9 (47.37%) Selenium

XBRL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (47.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) QlikView
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) HP UFT
1 9 (47.37%) Rational Functional Tester
1 9 (47.37%) Selenium
1 9 (47.37%) SilkTest
2 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SSAS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) SOAP
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (89.47%) Waterfall
2 14 (73.68%) SDLC
3 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
4 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
4 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (47.37%) Exploratory Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Functional Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Risk Analysis
5 9 (47.37%) SOA
5 9 (47.37%) Software Architecture
5 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
5 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Wealth Management
6 8 (42.11%) Data Analytics
6 8 (42.11%) System Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Test Management
6 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
6 8 (42.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
3 6 (31.58%) C
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) ISEB
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) COBIT
3 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) SAP
4 8 (42.11%) Tableau
5 4 (21.05%) HP