Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for an XML Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Developer
UK
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1101 1071 1009
Rank change year-on-year -30 -62 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an XML Developer 47 139 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.078% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.081% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 127 181
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,313 £27,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £66,650 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.13% -5.88% -2.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 155,089 170,836 183,479
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 95.96% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 124,962 136,969 153,579
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +5.59%

XML Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured XML Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for XML Developer in the UK

XML Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XML Developer in the UK

XML Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML Developer over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for XML Developer in the UK

XML Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 12 November 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 -40 45 £45,000 - 10
UK excluding London -15 37 £43,250 +8.13% 7
South East +23 24 £45,000 +12.50% 2
London +2 8 £65,750 +25.24% 3
North of England +20 6 £38,750 -13.89% 1
Midlands +22 5 £44,000 +25.71% 3
East Midlands +7 4 £44,000 +25.71% 1
North West +3 4 £35,000 -30.00%
North East - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands +31 1 £40,000 - 2
South West +14 1 £32,500 -5.80% 1
Wales - 1 £37,500 -

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, XML Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring XML Developer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) XML
2 32 (68.09%) SQL
3 27 (57.45%) C#
4 23 (48.94%) .NET
5 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
5 19 (40.43%) HTML
6 17 (36.17%) Java
7 15 (31.91%) SOAP
7 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
9 12 (25.53%) REST
9 12 (25.53%) JSON
9 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.40%) CSS
10 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
12 9 (19.15%) Scala
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle
14 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.89%) Web Services
14 7 (14.89%) OO
14 7 (14.89%) Middleware
14 7 (14.89%) SOA
14 7 (14.89%) MVC
14 7 (14.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (12.77%) iPaaS
15 6 (12.77%) XSLT
15 6 (12.77%) XSD
15 6 (12.77%) T-SQL

XML Developer Skill Set
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 7 (14.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.51%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Drupal
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) iPaaS
2 4 (8.51%) Boomi
3 2 (4.26%) Azure Functions
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.51%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (8.51%) Pentaho
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Gatling
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) JMeter
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.13%) MSTest
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) XML
2 23 (48.94%) .NET
3 19 (40.43%) HTML
4 15 (31.91%) SOAP
5 12 (25.53%) JSON
5 12 (25.53%) REST
6 11 (23.40%) CSS
7 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.89%) Middleware
7 7 (14.89%) Web Services
8 6 (12.77%) XSD
8 6 (12.77%) XSLT
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
9 4 (8.51%) LINQ
9 4 (8.51%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (8.51%) Silverlight
9 4 (8.51%) WPF
10 3 (6.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.13%) Podcast
4 1 (2.13%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) MVC
3 7 (14.89%) OO
3 7 (14.89%) SOA
4 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (8.51%) MVVM
5 4 (8.51%) SOLID
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
7 2 (4.26%) BDD
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Publishing
7 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.26%) IT Strategy
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) SQL
2 27 (57.45%) C#
3 17 (36.17%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) Scala
6 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.38%) VBA
8 3 (6.38%) XQuery
9 2 (4.26%) Java 8
9 2 (4.26%) PHP
10 1 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) SPARQL
10 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Dell
3 4 (8.51%) MuleSoft
3 4 (8.51%) Talend
3 4 (8.51%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.51%) webMethods
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) SAP