Period
to 18 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1045 1134 1255
Rank change year-on-year +89 +121 +50
Permanent jobs citing Xero 131 46 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.060% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 126 27 15
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £28,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -

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 75,922 76,238 90,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.17% 44.33% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59,542 60,861 73,675
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Xero in the UK

Xero
Top 15 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 June 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 +76 128 £45,000 +20.00% 11
UK excluding London +63 80 £45,000 +28.57% 7
London +19 49 £47,500 -17.39% 5
East of England +13 20 £45,000 -
Midlands +19 19 £42,500 +9.68% 3
South West +11 14 £40,000 +52.38% 1
North of England +9 14 £45,000 +44.00% 2
Yorkshire +23 11 £50,000 +60.00% 2
South East +6 11 £47,500 -20.83%
West Midlands +19 10 £42,500 +13.33% 2
East Midlands +6 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North West +5 2 £30,000 -
Wales - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £37,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 118 (90.08%) Sage
2 114 (87.02%) CRM
2 114 (87.02%) ERP
3 111 (84.73%) SAP
3 111 (84.73%) NetSuite
4 108 (82.44%) Infor
4 108 (82.44%) Epicor
5 107 (81.68%) E-Commerce
6 105 (80.15%) SAP Business One
7 100 (76.34%) Advertising
8 67 (51.15%) Finance
9 43 (32.82%) JavaScript
10 32 (24.43%) Oracle
11 18 (13.74%) Retail
12 16 (12.21%) ACCA
12 16 (12.21%) CIMA
13 15 (11.45%) Manufacturing
13 15 (11.45%) Office 365
13 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
14 13 (9.92%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
14 13 (9.92%) Hyperion
14 13 (9.92%) SQL
15 11 (8.40%) Spreadsheet
15 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Excel
16 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
16 10 (7.63%) Intranet
16 10 (7.63%) Document Management
17 9 (6.87%) HFM
18 8 (6.11%) Process Management

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 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.82%) Apache
3 3 (2.29%) Confluence
3 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.76%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (8.40%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 111 (84.73%) NetSuite
2 105 (80.15%) SAP Business One
3 9 (6.87%) HFM
4 6 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (3.82%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (3.05%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (2.29%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (1.53%) Eikon
8 2 (1.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.45%) Office 365
2 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.34%) SaaS
3 3 (2.29%) FinancialForce
4 2 (1.53%) G Suite
4 2 (1.53%) Serverless
4 2 (1.53%) Slack
5 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.76%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.63%) Intranet
2 6 (4.58%) DNS
3 5 (3.82%) Firewall
4 4 (3.05%) DHCP
4 4 (3.05%) SAN
4 4 (3.05%) VPN
5 3 (2.29%) NAS
5 3 (2.29%) VLAN
5 3 (2.29%) VoIP
6 2 (1.53%) Internet
6 2 (1.53%) Skype
6 2 (1.53%) WebEx
6 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) MySQL
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.29%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.53%) GIS
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.76%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.53%) PyCharm
3 1 (0.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.76%) FishEye
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) Maven
General
1 100 (76.34%) Advertising
2 67 (51.15%) Finance
3 18 (13.74%) Retail
4 15 (11.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.29%) Billing
6 2 (1.53%) German Language
7 1 (0.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (16.79%) Administrator
2 17 (12.98%) Developer
3 12 (9.16%) Analyst
3 12 (9.16%) NetSuite Developer
4 10 (7.63%) Finance Manager
4 10 (7.63%) NetSuite Analyst
4 10 (7.63%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (6.87%) Systems Support
6 8 (6.11%) Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) IT Support
6 8 (6.11%) NetSuite Specialist
7 7 (5.34%) Accountant
7 7 (5.34%) NetSuite Consultant
7 7 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.82%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.82%) ERP Support
8 5 (3.82%) Management Accountant
9 4 (3.05%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) HTML
2 2 (1.53%) .NET
2 2 (1.53%) CSS
2 2 (1.53%) Node.js
2 2 (1.53%) REST
3 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
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%) Phalcon
3 1 (0.76%) RESTful
3 1 (0.76%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.05%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.29%) Fintech
2 3 (2.29%) FMCG
3 2 (1.53%) CCTV
3 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.53%) Social Media
3 2 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.11%) Linux
1 8 (6.11%) Windows
2 5 (3.82%) Mac OS X
2 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.05%) FreeBSD
4 2 (1.53%) Unix
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (87.02%) CRM
1 114 (87.02%) ERP
2 107 (81.68%) E-Commerce
3 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
4 13 (9.92%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 10 (7.63%) Document Management
6 8 (6.11%) Process Management
7 6 (4.58%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (3.82%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.29%) IT Strategy
10 2 (1.53%) Business Development
10 2 (1.53%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.53%) Data Science
10 2 (1.53%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (0.76%) Configuration Management
11 1 (0.76%) Data Modelling
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL
11 1 (0.76%) Logistics
11 1 (0.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.82%) JavaScript
2 13 (9.92%) SQL
3 6 (4.58%) PHP
4 2 (1.53%) Java
4 2 (1.53%) Python
5 1 (0.76%) C#
5 1 (0.76%) Clojure
5 1 (0.76%) Magik
5 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.76%) Ruby
5 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (12.21%) ACCA
1 16 (12.21%) CIMA
2 3 (2.29%) Degree
3 1 (0.76%) AAT
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) GMP
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.29%) Terminal Server
3 3 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Docker
4 1 (0.76%) Squid
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Ansible
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (0.76%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 118 (90.08%) Sage
2 111 (84.73%) SAP
3 108 (82.44%) Epicor
3 108 (82.44%) Infor
4 32 (24.43%) Oracle
5 13 (9.92%) Hyperion
5 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.82%) JD Edwards
8 4 (3.05%) IFS
9 3 (2.29%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.29%) VMware
10 2 (1.53%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.53%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.53%) Facebook
10 2 (1.53%) Hootsuite
10 2 (1.53%) MathWorks
10 2 (1.53%) Reuters
10 2 (1.53%) Twitter
11 1 (0.76%) Meraki