Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for an XML Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 1080 1059
Rank change year-on-year -10 -21 -102
Permanent jobs requiring an XML Developer 76 127 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.075% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 113 188
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 163,763 169,397 191,249
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 96.08% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131,963 136,760 160,834
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for XML Developer in the UK

XML Developer
Top 14 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 17 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 -39 73 £45,000 -10.00% 7
UK excluding London -3 60 £45,000 - 7
South East +13 37 £45,000 - 1
London +8 14 £59,250 +7.73% 1
North of England +15 11 £38,500 -14.44% 3
North West -2 10 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Midlands +19 6 £44,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands +10 4 £44,000 -12.00% 2
East of England -5 3 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +32 2 £46,250 +15.63%
South West -1 1 £32,500 -5.80%
Scotland -8 1 - -
Wales - 1 £37,500 -
North East - 1 £50,000 -

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 76 (100.00%) XML
2 49 (64.47%) SQL
3 43 (56.58%) C#
4 42 (55.26%) .NET
5 31 (40.79%) Java
6 29 (38.16%) HTML
6 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (36.84%) Unit Testing
8 23 (30.26%) Git (software)
9 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
10 20 (26.32%) SOAP
10 20 (26.32%) CSS
11 19 (25.00%) JSON
12 18 (23.68%) Scala
12 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
13 15 (19.74%) REST
13 15 (19.74%) XSLT
14 14 (18.42%) OO
15 13 (17.11%) Web Services
15 13 (17.11%) Finance
15 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (15.79%) Oracle
17 11 (14.47%) MVC
17 11 (14.47%) JIRA
18 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
19 9 (11.84%) PL/SQL
19 9 (11.84%) XSD
19 9 (11.84%) SOA
19 9 (11.84%) Marketing
19 9 (11.84%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 9 (11.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (6.58%) Apache
2 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.26%) JBoss
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.95%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Drupal
5 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) iPaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Boomi
3 2 (2.63%) Azure Functions
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.63%) Serverless
4 1 (1.32%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (5.26%) Pentaho
5 3 (3.95%) MySQL
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) Power BI
7 1 (1.32%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.32%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (30.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.47%) JIRA
3 3 (3.95%) JUnit
3 3 (3.95%) Subversion
3 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.63%) MSTest
4 2 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.32%) Firebug
5 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Marketing
3 6 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) XML
2 42 (55.26%) .NET
3 29 (38.16%) HTML
4 20 (26.32%) CSS
4 20 (26.32%) SOAP
5 19 (25.00%) JSON
6 15 (19.74%) REST
6 15 (19.74%) XSLT
7 13 (17.11%) Web Services
8 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
9 9 (11.84%) XSD
10 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.53%) Middleware
11 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
12 6 (7.89%) jQuery
12 6 (7.89%) JSP
13 5 (6.58%) LINQ
13 5 (6.58%) Silverlight
13 5 (6.58%) WCF
13 5 (6.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.63%) Fintech
3 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.32%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Unix
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Unit Testing
3 14 (18.42%) OO
4 11 (14.47%) MVC
5 9 (11.84%) SOA
6 8 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.89%) OOP
9 5 (6.58%) MVVM
9 5 (6.58%) Project Management
9 5 (6.58%) SOLID
9 5 (6.58%) TDD
10 4 (5.26%) Web Development
11 3 (3.95%) Analytics
11 3 (3.95%) API Integration
11 3 (3.95%) Front End Development
11 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (3.95%) Migration
11 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
11 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) SQL
2 43 (56.58%) C#
3 31 (40.79%) Java
4 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
5 18 (23.68%) Scala
6 9 (11.84%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.26%) PHP
8 4 (5.26%) XQuery
9 3 (3.95%) Perl
10 2 (2.63%) C++
10 2 (2.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (2.63%) Java 8
10 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.32%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Dell
3 4 (5.26%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.26%) Talend
3 4 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 4 (5.26%) webMethods
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat