Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1183 1192 1264
Rank change year-on-year +9 +72 +45
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 15 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.021% 0.035% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 17
UK median annual salary £60,000 £51,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.07% -31.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £52,250 £33,125 £33,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £71,875 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £30,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +7.76%

XBRL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 71570 73527 82974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.15% 38.97% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59439 63800 70927
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

XBRL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing XBRL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 2 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 15 £60,000 +17.07%
London -3 15 £60,000 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
3 13 (86.67%) Banking
4 9 (60.00%) SDLC
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) Project Management
6 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) .NET
6 7 (46.67%) C#
6 7 (46.67%) Java
6 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
6 7 (46.67%) QA
6 7 (46.67%) Mandarin Language
6 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
6 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (40.00%) EMIR
7 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Data Transformation
7 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (40.00%) Rational Functional Tester
7 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing

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 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (40.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) SilkTest
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (40.00%) Cantonese Language
4 6 (40.00%) International Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Business Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) SOAP
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) SDLC
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (40.00%) Data Transformation
5 6 (40.00%) Defect Management
5 6 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) SOA
5 6 (40.00%) Software Architecture
5 6 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau