Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1069 1144 1218
Rank change year-on-year +75 +74 +93
Permanent jobs citing Xero 92 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.034% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.076% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 89 44 16
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +77.27%
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,625 £34,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 70,497 77,411 83,387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.78% 44.38% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54,662 59,828 67,328
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Xero in the UK

Xero
Top 13 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 22 October 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 +85 85 £45,000 - 22
UK excluding London +67 76 £45,000 +5.88% 22
South East +11 21 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East of England +33 16 £60,000 -
North of England +21 14 £45,000 +50.00% 6
South West +10 14 £22,500 -30.77% 2
Yorkshire +30 12 £45,000 +50.00% 5
London +25 12 £35,000 -46.15% 3
Midlands +19 7 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Scotland - 4 £37,000 - 2
East Midlands -17 3 £47,500 +5.56% 1
West Midlands - 3 £24,500 - 2
North West - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 77 (83.70%) Sage
2 67 (72.83%) ERP
3 64 (69.57%) Finance
4 61 (66.30%) CRM
4 61 (66.30%) SAP
5 60 (65.22%) Epicor
6 59 (64.13%) NetSuite
7 58 (63.04%) SAP Business One
8 57 (61.96%) E-Commerce
9 56 (60.87%) Infor
10 34 (36.96%) Advertising
11 32 (34.78%) JavaScript
12 24 (26.09%) Oracle
13 19 (20.65%) Manufacturing
14 15 (16.30%) Office 365
15 13 (14.13%) Hyperion
16 12 (13.04%) Intranet
16 12 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (11.96%) SQL
17 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Excel
18 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
18 10 (10.87%) Windows
19 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
19 9 (9.78%) ACCA
19 9 (9.78%) CIMA
19 9 (9.78%) Retail
19 9 (9.78%) HFM
19 9 (9.78%) Document Management
20 8 (8.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
20 8 (8.70%) SaaS

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 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.43%) Confluence
3 3 (3.26%) Apache
3 3 (3.26%) WordPress
4 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.09%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 59 (64.13%) NetSuite
2 58 (63.04%) SAP Business One
3 9 (9.78%) HFM
4 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (3.26%) Sage 200
5 2 (2.17%) Eikon
5 2 (2.17%) Sage 1000
5 2 (2.17%) Sage 500
5 2 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (1.09%) Sage X3
6 1 (1.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) Office 365
2 8 (8.70%) SaaS
3 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.43%) G Suite
5 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.17%) Slack
7 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Intranet
2 5 (5.43%) DNS
2 5 (5.43%) VoIP
3 4 (4.35%) DHCP
3 4 (4.35%) SAN
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
4 2 (2.17%) Skype
4 2 (2.17%) VPN
4 2 (2.17%) WebEx
4 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.09%) Firewall
5 1 (1.09%) NAS
5 1 (1.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) GIS
3 3 (3.26%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (2.17%) MySQL
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) PyCharm
3 1 (1.09%) FishEye
3 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 64 (69.57%) Finance
2 34 (36.96%) Advertising
3 19 (20.65%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.78%) Retail
5 4 (4.35%) French Language
5 4 (4.35%) Legal
6 3 (3.26%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.26%) German Language
6 3 (3.26%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.09%) Billing
7 1 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (17.39%) Analyst
2 13 (14.13%) Administrator
3 11 (11.96%) Developer
3 11 (11.96%) IT Support
4 9 (9.78%) NetSuite Analyst
4 9 (9.78%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Finance Manager
6 7 (7.61%) NetSuite Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.52%) Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) ERP Manager
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (5.43%) IT Technician
8 5 (5.43%) NetSuite Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) IT Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Junior
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) CSS
1 2 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (1.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.09%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.09%) Behat
2 1 (1.09%) COM
2 1 (1.09%) LAMP
2 1 (1.09%) Phalcon
2 1 (1.09%) RESTful
2 1 (1.09%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.52%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.35%) Fintech
4 3 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.26%) Tandem
5 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.17%) CCTV
5 2 (2.17%) Social Media
5 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Windows
2 8 (8.70%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.17%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.83%) ERP
2 61 (66.30%) CRM
3 57 (61.96%) E-Commerce
4 12 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (9.78%) Document Management
6 8 (8.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (5.43%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.35%) Accounts Receivable
8 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.26%) Contract Management
9 3 (3.26%) Data Science
9 3 (3.26%) Logistics
9 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.26%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.26%) Software Licensing
9 3 (3.26%) Task Automation
9 3 (3.26%) Workflow
10 2 (2.17%) Business Development
10 2 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (11.96%) SQL
3 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.43%) Python
5 2 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) C#
6 1 (1.09%) Magik
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) ACCA
1 9 (9.78%) CIMA
2 4 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) AAT
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) Docker
3 1 (1.09%) Squid
3 1 (1.09%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (3.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 77 (83.70%) Sage
2 61 (66.30%) SAP
3 60 (65.22%) Epicor
4 56 (60.87%) Infor
5 24 (26.09%) Oracle
6 13 (14.13%) Hyperion
7 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.35%) IFS
8 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
9 3 (3.26%) Cisco
9 3 (3.26%) JD Edwards
9 3 (3.26%) Meraki
9 3 (3.26%) Pegasus
10 2 (2.17%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (2.17%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.17%) Facebook
10 2 (2.17%) Hootsuite
10 2 (2.17%) MathWorks
10 2 (2.17%) Reuters