Period
to 18 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Xero products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xero over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Xero Limited.

Xero
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1037 1136 1235
Rank change year-on-year +99 +99 +75
Permanent jobs citing Xero 132 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.072% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 130 38 20
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

Xero is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 74,846 79,008 88,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.97% 44.57% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 57,998 61,645 71,689
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

Xero
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Xero in the UK

Xero
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Xero in the UK

Xero
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xero over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Xero in the UK

Xero
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xero within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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 +111 125 £45,000 - 6
UK excluding London +104 98 £45,000 +9.09% 4
London +40 30 £45,000 -21.74% 1
South East +16 24 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East of England +22 20 £45,000 - 2
South West +30 19 £40,000 +45.45%
Midlands +15 16 £48,750 +8.33%
North of England +31 15 £45,000 +44.00%
Yorkshire +44 14 £47,500 +52.00%
East Midlands +3 8 £46,250 +2.78%
West Midlands +37 7 £52,500 +40.00%
Scotland - 3 £36,500 -
North West +11 1 £22,500 -
Wales - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Xero also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Xero.

1 114 (86.36%) Sage
2 105 (79.55%) ERP
3 103 (78.03%) CRM
4 99 (75.00%) SAP
5 98 (74.24%) Epicor
6 96 (72.73%) NetSuite
6 96 (72.73%) SAP Business One
7 95 (71.97%) Infor
7 95 (71.97%) E-Commerce
8 80 (60.61%) Finance
9 73 (55.30%) Advertising
10 53 (40.15%) JavaScript
11 29 (21.97%) Oracle
12 18 (13.64%) Manufacturing
12 18 (13.64%) Office 365
13 17 (12.88%) CIMA
13 17 (12.88%) ACCA
13 17 (12.88%) SQL
14 13 (9.85%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (9.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 13 (9.85%) Mentoring
14 13 (9.85%) Hyperion
14 13 (9.85%) Windows
15 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
15 12 (9.09%) Intranet
15 12 (9.09%) Retail
16 11 (8.33%) SaaS
16 11 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
16 11 (8.33%) Linux
17 10 (7.58%) SharePoint

Xero
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 10 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.55%) Apache
2 6 (4.55%) Confluence
3 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.27%) WordPress
4 2 (1.52%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 96 (72.73%) NetSuite
1 96 (72.73%) SAP Business One
2 9 (6.82%) HFM
3 4 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.27%) Sage 200
5 2 (1.52%) Eikon
5 2 (1.52%) Sage 1000
5 2 (1.52%) Sage 500
5 2 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.76%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.64%) Office 365
2 11 (8.33%) SaaS
3 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.79%) G Suite
6 3 (2.27%) Serverless
7 2 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) Intranet
2 8 (6.06%) DNS
3 6 (4.55%) DHCP
3 6 (4.55%) SAN
4 5 (3.79%) VoIP
5 4 (3.03%) Firewall
5 4 (3.03%) VPN
6 3 (2.27%) Internet
6 3 (2.27%) NAS
6 3 (2.27%) VLAN
7 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.52%) Skype
7 2 (1.52%) WebEx
7 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) GIS
3 5 (3.79%) MySQL
4 3 (2.27%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.52%) QGIS
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.52%) PyCharm
3 1 (0.76%) FishEye
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) Maven
General
1 80 (60.61%) Finance
2 73 (55.30%) Advertising
3 18 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 12 (9.09%) Retail
5 5 (3.79%) German Language
6 4 (3.03%) Billing
6 4 (3.03%) Legal
7 3 (2.27%) French Language
7 3 (2.27%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.27%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.76%) Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (15.91%) Developer
2 16 (12.12%) Administrator
2 16 (12.12%) Analyst
2 16 (12.12%) NetSuite Developer
3 12 (9.09%) IT Support
4 9 (6.82%) NetSuite Analyst
4 9 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (6.06%) Consultant
5 8 (6.06%) Finance Manager
5 8 (6.06%) NetSuite Consultant
5 8 (6.06%) NetSuite Specialist
6 7 (5.30%) Accountant
6 7 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.30%) Systems Support
7 6 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.55%) Junior
7 6 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (3.79%) IT Technician
8 5 (3.79%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (1.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.76%) Behat
3 1 (0.76%) COM
3 1 (0.76%) Django
3 1 (0.76%) LAMP
3 1 (0.76%) Node.js
3 1 (0.76%) Phalcon
3 1 (0.76%) REST
3 1 (0.76%) RESTful
3 1 (0.76%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.06%) Driving Licence
2 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.03%) Fintech
4 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.27%) Tandem
5 2 (1.52%) CCTV
5 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.52%) FMCG
5 2 (1.52%) Social Media
5 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.85%) Windows
2 11 (8.33%) Linux
3 7 (5.30%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.79%) FreeBSD
4 5 (3.79%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.27%) Unix
5 3 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (79.55%) ERP
2 103 (78.03%) CRM
3 95 (71.97%) E-Commerce
4 13 (9.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 13 (9.85%) Mentoring
4 13 (9.85%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (7.58%) Document Management
6 6 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 5 (3.79%) Business Continuity
7 5 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.79%) Process Management
8 4 (3.03%) Accounts Receivable
8 4 (3.03%) Workflow
9 3 (2.27%) Business Development
9 3 (2.27%) Contract Management
9 3 (2.27%) Data Science
9 3 (2.27%) IT Strategy
9 3 (2.27%) Logistics
9 3 (2.27%) Software Licensing
9 3 (2.27%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (40.15%) JavaScript
2 17 (12.88%) SQL
3 7 (5.30%) PHP
3 7 (5.30%) Python
4 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.52%) Magik
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) Clojure
6 1 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) Ruby
6 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (12.88%) ACCA
1 17 (12.88%) CIMA
2 5 (3.79%) Degree
3 2 (1.52%) AAT
3 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.76%) GMP
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.27%) Terminal Server
3 3 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Docker
4 1 (0.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (2.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 114 (86.36%) Sage
2 99 (75.00%) SAP
3 98 (74.24%) Epicor
4 95 (71.97%) Infor
5 29 (21.97%) Oracle
6 13 (9.85%) Hyperion
7 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.03%) IFS
10 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.27%) Cisco
10 3 (2.27%) Meraki
10 3 (2.27%) Pegasus
10 3 (2.27%) VMware
11 2 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.52%) Google
11 2 (1.52%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.52%) MathWorks
11 2 (1.52%) Reuters