Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for XML Messaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML Messaging over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Messaging
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1164 1252
Rank change year-on-year +32 +88 -53
Permanent jobs citing XML Messaging 57 55 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.029% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 0.075% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 43
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £41,500 £37,900 £47,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £81,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -39.39%

XML Messaging is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72189 72861 83089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.16% 38.95% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 60006 63236 71019
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

XML Messaging
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XML Messaging in the UK

XML Messaging
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XML Messaging in the UK

XML Messaging
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML Messaging over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML Messaging in the UK

XML Messaging
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 Messaging within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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 +49 57 £55,000 -
UK excluding London +43 39 £55,000 +15.79%
London -10 19 £55,000 -6.78%
East of England +12 18 £60,000 +4.35%
Midlands +21 13 £50,000 +17.65%
East Midlands - 12 £51,250 -
North of England +14 5 £40,000 +45.45%
South East +33 3 £58,750 +30.56%
North West -7 3 £47,500 +72.73%
West Midlands +4 1 £42,500 -
North East - 1 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XML Messaging 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 XML Messaging.

1 57 (100.00%) XML
2 45 (78.95%) SOAP
3 34 (59.65%) SQL
4 28 (49.12%) Relational Database
5 23 (40.35%) Web Services
5 23 (40.35%) REST
6 20 (35.09%) WebLogic
6 20 (35.09%) Middleware
7 19 (33.33%) Degree
7 19 (33.33%) JIRA
8 18 (31.58%) SOA
9 17 (29.82%) SLA
9 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (28.07%) Oracle
11 15 (26.32%) WebSphere
12 14 (24.56%) Unix
12 14 (24.56%) Linux
13 13 (22.81%) IBM
13 13 (22.81%) Solaris
13 13 (22.81%) Advertising
13 13 (22.81%) Integration Testing
13 13 (22.81%) Data Integration
13 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
13 13 (22.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (22.81%) Functional Testing
13 13 (22.81%) Oracle Fusion
13 13 (22.81%) Oracle Service Bus
13 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (22.81%) DevOps

XML Messaging
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 20 (35.09%) WebLogic
2 15 (26.32%) WebSphere
3 13 (22.81%) Oracle Service Bus
3 13 (22.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (12.28%) Confluence
4 7 (12.28%) JBoss
5 2 (3.51%) CMS
6 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) Relational Database
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 8 (14.04%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
6 5 (8.77%) OLAP
7 3 (5.26%) Big Data
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) JIRA
2 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
3 8 (14.04%) Subversion
4 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
4 7 (12.28%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.51%) Selenium
7 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.75%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (22.81%) Advertising
2 12 (21.05%) Vietnamese Language
3 10 (17.54%) Finance
4 5 (8.77%) Retail
5 4 (7.02%) Front Office
6 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.51%) Banking
8 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Senior Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Test Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) DBA
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
3 12 (21.05%) Senior Test Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Oracle Specialist
4 9 (15.79%) SOA Specialist
5 8 (14.04%) Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Applications Support
7 6 (10.53%) Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Data Architect
8 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) XML
2 45 (78.95%) SOAP
3 23 (40.35%) REST
3 23 (40.35%) Web Services
4 20 (35.09%) Middleware
5 13 (22.81%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
6 7 (12.28%) Java EE
6 7 (12.28%) RESTful
6 7 (12.28%) XSLT
7 6 (10.53%) .NET
8 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.77%) jQuery
8 5 (8.77%) WSDL
8 5 (8.77%) XSD
9 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.02%) CSS3
9 4 (7.02%) HTML5
9 4 (7.02%) WCF
9 4 (7.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
1 14 (24.56%) Unix
2 13 (22.81%) Solaris
3 7 (12.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) SOA
2 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (22.81%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 13 (22.81%) Data Integration
3 13 (22.81%) DevOps
3 13 (22.81%) Functional Testing
3 13 (22.81%) Integration Testing
3 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
3 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (22.81%) Task Automation
4 12 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
4 12 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
5 11 (19.30%) Service Management
6 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 9 (15.79%) Investment Management
7 8 (14.04%) Fund Management
8 7 (12.28%) Migration
9 6 (10.53%) B2B
9 6 (10.53%) Inmon Methodology
9 6 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) Java
3 6 (10.53%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.26%) XPath
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Groovy
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) SLA
2 7 (12.28%) QA
3 5 (8.77%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) IBM
3 7 (12.28%) Sybase
4 5 (8.77%) Callidus
4 5 (8.77%) Guidewire
5 4 (7.02%) Cognizant
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.75%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.75%) MarketAxess
7 1 (1.75%) Xamarin