Period
to 23 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for XMetaL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XMetaL over the 6 months to 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JustSystems XMetaL
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1188 1238 1266
Rank change year-on-year +50 +28 +8
Permanent jobs citing XMetaL 6 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.039% 0.14% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 17
UK median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +25.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £36,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year -24.14% +13.28% +3.23%

XMetaL is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15372 17985 21705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 9.14% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11921 14690 17171
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% - -

XMetaL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XMetaL in the UK

XMetaL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XMetaL in the UK

XMetaL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XMetaL over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for XMetaL in the UK

XMetaL
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XMetaL within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 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 +61 6 £27,500 -31.25%
UK excluding London +58 5 £27,500 -24.14%
East of England - 5 £27,500 -
London +25 1 £55,000 +37.50%

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT jobs citing XMetaL 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 XMetaL.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) VBA
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XHTML
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 6 (100.00%) MarkLogic
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Ontologies
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Publishing
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 5 (83.33%) RDF
2 5 (83.33%) XQuery
2 5 (83.33%) XSL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Global Marketing

XMetaL
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MarkLogic
General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Publishing
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) XML Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Graduate
2 5 (83.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) XHTML
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 5 (83.33%) XSL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Semantic Web
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Ontologies
1 5 (83.33%) RDF
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Global Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VBA
2 5 (83.33%) XQuery
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree