Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for XML Schema skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML Schema over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1022 1059 1106
Rank change year-on-year +37 +47 -95
Permanent jobs citing XML Schema 133 145 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.080% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 110 89 106
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -5.21% -1.86%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,950 £33,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,600 £69,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -5.00%

XML Schema 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 64,441 72,352 74,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.80% 40.13% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53,234 60,095 64,421
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

XML Schema
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XML Schema in the UK

XML Schema
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XML Schema in the UK

XML Schema
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML Schema over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for XML Schema in the UK

XML Schema
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML Schema within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
UK excluding London +50 111 £45,000 - 10
England -39 74 £57,500 +15.00% 13
Scotland +47 57 £45,000 -16.28% 1
South East +18 25 £60,000 +20.00% 4
London +19 22 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East of England +33 16 £47,500 -20.83% 1
North of England +10 9 £46,250 +23.33% 3
North West -1 6 £46,250 +12.12% 3
Yorkshire +33 3 - -
South West +5 2 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Wales +1 2 £58,750 +56.67%

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing XML Schema also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for XML Schema.

1 133 (100.00%) XML
2 98 (73.68%) SQL
3 89 (66.92%) Java
4 75 (56.39%) Finance
5 69 (51.88%) Unit Testing
6 67 (50.38%) Relational Database
7 64 (48.12%) OO
8 63 (47.37%) Python
9 62 (46.62%) Test Automation
10 61 (45.86%) PostgreSQL
11 58 (43.61%) NoSQL
12 56 (42.11%) BDD
12 56 (42.11%) TDD
13 55 (41.35%) Middleware
14 54 (40.60%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (39.85%) MQSeries
16 52 (39.10%) XPath
16 52 (39.10%) System Testing
17 51 (38.35%) Refactoring
18 50 (37.59%) Complex Event Processing
18 50 (37.59%) Apache Cassandra
18 50 (37.59%) Bigtable
18 50 (37.59%) Continuous Deployment
18 50 (37.59%) Virtual Team
18 50 (37.59%) Domain Models
19 44 (33.08%) HTML
20 41 (30.83%) JavaScript
20 41 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
21 38 (28.57%) C#
21 38 (28.57%) Oracle

XML Schema
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 53 (39.85%) MQSeries
2 15 (11.28%) Apache
3 10 (7.52%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.26%) Sonic ESB
4 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.50%) Confluence
5 2 (1.50%) JBoss
5 2 (1.50%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.75%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.75%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.75%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.75%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) SaaS
2 6 (4.51%) Boomi
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.50%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) HTTP
2 5 (3.76%) SSL
3 4 (3.01%) SMS
4 2 (1.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.50%) Modbus
4 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (50.38%) Relational Database
2 61 (45.86%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (43.61%) NoSQL
4 50 (37.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 50 (37.59%) Bigtable
5 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
6 14 (10.53%) MySQL
7 5 (3.76%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.76%) Neo4j
7 5 (3.76%) Riak
8 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.50%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.75%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.02%) JIRA
3 6 (4.51%) Subversion
4 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.76%) JUnit
5 4 (3.01%) Ant
5 4 (3.01%) Hudson
5 4 (3.01%) IBM UrbanCode
6 3 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.26%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.26%) Maven
7 2 (1.50%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.50%) CMake
7 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.50%) GDB
7 2 (1.50%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.50%) Gradle
7 2 (1.50%) jMock
7 2 (1.50%) TestNG
General
1 75 (56.39%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Law
3 7 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Publishing
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (36.09%) Python Engineer
2 39 (29.32%) Developer
3 27 (20.30%) Java Engineer
4 22 (16.54%) Consultant
5 19 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 17 (12.78%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (9.02%) QA Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Implementation Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Junior
8 6 (4.51%) Junior Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Junior Implementation Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Software Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 5 (3.76%) Integration Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.76%) SAP Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Quality Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (100.00%) XML
2 55 (41.35%) Middleware
3 44 (33.08%) HTML
4 38 (28.57%) CSS
5 28 (21.05%) Web Services
6 26 (19.55%) JSP
7 24 (18.05%) Spring
8 22 (16.54%) Ajax
9 21 (15.79%) JSON
10 20 (15.04%) J2EE
11 18 (13.53%) SOAP
12 15 (11.28%) Hibernate
13 14 (10.53%) HTML5
13 14 (10.53%) REST
13 14 (10.53%) XHTML
13 14 (10.53%) XSL
14 12 (9.02%) .NET
14 12 (9.02%) DHTML
14 12 (9.02%) Struts
14 12 (9.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 50 (37.59%) Virtual Team
2 22 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.77%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (9.02%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.27%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.26%) DataPower
6 3 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.50%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.50%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.50%) State Machine
7 2 (1.50%) Wiki
8 1 (0.75%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.75%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.78%) Linux
2 15 (11.28%) Unix
3 4 (3.01%) Windows
4 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.88%) Unit Testing
2 64 (48.12%) OO
3 62 (46.62%) Test Automation
4 56 (42.11%) BDD
4 56 (42.11%) TDD
5 54 (40.60%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (39.10%) System Testing
7 51 (38.35%) Refactoring
8 50 (37.59%) Complex Event Processing
8 50 (37.59%) Continuous Deployment
8 50 (37.59%) Domain Models
9 41 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (27.07%) OOA/OOD
11 32 (24.06%) Workflow
12 26 (19.55%) OOP
13 23 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (15.79%) Waterfall
15 15 (11.28%) Project Management
16 14 (10.53%) UML
17 13 (9.77%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 98 (73.68%) SQL
2 89 (66.92%) Java
3 63 (47.37%) Python
4 52 (39.10%) XPath
5 41 (30.83%) JavaScript
6 38 (28.57%) C#
7 29 (21.80%) C++
8 28 (21.05%) Ruby
9 13 (9.77%) Apex Code
10 12 (9.02%) Shell Script
11 8 (6.02%) ABAP
12 3 (2.26%) Groovy
12 3 (2.26%) Java 8
12 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.26%) Scala
12 3 (2.26%) VB
12 3 (2.26%) VB6
13 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.50%) XQuery
14 1 (0.75%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) QA
2 8 (6.02%) SLA
3 2 (1.50%) JTAG
3 2 (1.50%) MISRA
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (28.57%) Oracle
2 13 (9.77%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (6.77%) SAP
4 7 (5.26%) Unisys
5 6 (4.51%) IBM
6 4 (3.01%) Google
7 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.26%) Perforce
8 1 (0.75%) Adobe
8 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.75%) TIBCO