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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Messaging
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 917 924
Rank change year-on-year +96 +7  
Permanent jobs citing XML Messaging 31 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.032% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.090% 0.082% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 23
Median salary £42,500 £67,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.56% +41.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £44,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +58.73%  

XML Messaging is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34386 40026 40349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.26% 38.34% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29348 34495 34277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML Messaging
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing XML Messaging as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML Messaging in the UK

XML Messaging
Top 16 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 31 £42,500 -36.56% 3
London +59 11 £47,500 -29.10%
West Midlands - 11 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 11 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
South West - 4 - -
South East +64 3 £35,000 -24.32% 1
East of England +8 2 £43,750 -25.53% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £41,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £41,000 -
Essex +5 1 £30,000 -48.93%
Hertfordshire - 1 £57,500 - 1
Hatfield - 1 £57,500 - 1
Warwick - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 68 (100.00%) XML
2 42 (61.76%) Finance
3 37 (54.41%) SQL
4 29 (42.65%) Web Services
5 23 (33.82%) Oracle
6 21 (30.88%) C#
7 20 (29.41%) Middleware
7 20 (29.41%) Advertising
8 19 (27.94%) SOA
9 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
9 18 (26.47%) .NET
10 17 (25.00%) SOAP
11 16 (23.53%) Linux
11 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (22.06%) Unix
13 14 (20.59%) IBM
13 14 (20.59%) Selenium
14 13 (19.12%) REST
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle Service Bus
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (17.65%) Data Integration
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle Fusion
15 12 (17.65%) DevOps
15 12 (17.65%) Business Activity Monitoring
15 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
15 12 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery

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 12 (17.65%) Oracle Service Bus
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 11 (16.18%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (8.82%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.41%) Big Data
4 3 (4.41%) Endeca
5 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) OLAP
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Selenium
2 11 (16.18%) SoapUI
3 6 (8.82%) JMeter
3 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.41%) JBehave
4 3 (4.41%) Protractor
4 3 (4.41%) VisualVM
5 2 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.47%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 42 (61.76%) Finance
2 20 (29.41%) Advertising
3 11 (16.18%) Front Office
4 10 (14.71%) Back Office
5 6 (8.82%) Banking
6 5 (7.35%) Automotive
7 4 (5.88%) Retail
8 1 (1.47%) French Language
8 1 (1.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Architect
2 11 (16.18%) Data Architect
3 10 (14.71%) Data Modeller
3 10 (14.71%) Test Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 7 (10.29%) Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) DBA
5 7 (10.29%) Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Support Specialist
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Middleware Specialist
7 5 (7.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) XML
2 29 (42.65%) Web Services
3 20 (29.41%) Middleware
4 18 (26.47%) .NET
5 17 (25.00%) SOAP
6 13 (19.12%) REST
7 12 (17.65%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (13.24%) HTML
9 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.82%) J2EE
9 6 (8.82%) RESTful
10 5 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (1.47%) Apache Axis
11 1 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (1.47%) EDI
11 1 (1.47%) Qt
11 1 (1.47%) STL
11 1 (1.47%) WSDL
11 1 (1.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) iSeries
4 1 (1.47%) Fintech
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Linux
2 15 (22.06%) Unix
3 12 (17.65%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) SOA
2 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.65%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (17.65%) Data Integration
3 12 (17.65%) DevOps
3 12 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 12 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
4 11 (16.18%) Test Automation
4 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
5 10 (14.71%) Functional Testing
5 10 (14.71%) UML
6 9 (13.24%) ETL
7 8 (11.76%) ITIL
7 8 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.29%) Data Governance
9 6 (8.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) SQL
2 21 (30.88%) C#
3 12 (17.65%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) Perl
5 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.82%) VBA
6 5 (7.35%) RPG
6 5 (7.35%) RPG IV
7 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) ISEB
2 5 (7.35%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
2 10 (14.71%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Oracle
2 14 (20.59%) IBM
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.41%) ATG
5 1 (1.47%) Callidus
5 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.47%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.47%) TOWER Software
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