Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1089 1048 974
Rank change year-on-year -41 -74 +13
Permanent jobs citing XML Schema 92 126 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.072% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.18% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 84 111 231
UK median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,250 £67,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £54,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year -17.05% +17.30% -2.63%

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 70,974 69,033 81,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.76% 39.56% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59,993 59,426 69,731
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for XML Schema in the UK

XML Schema
Top 13 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 25 February 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 -3 73 £45,000 -17.05% 16
England -33 67 £50,000 -13.04% 16
South East -2 31 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Scotland -10 19 £45,000 -8.16% 4
London -33 17 £55,000 -18.52% 4
North of England +14 9 £50,000 +51.52% 3
Midlands +13 8 £60,000 +54.84%
West Midlands +9 8 £60,000 +54.84%
North West +1 6 £60,000 +84.62% 3
East of England -11 6 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Wales - 4 - -
Yorkshire +18 3 £33,500 +1.52%
South West +4 1 £42,500 +30.77%

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 92 (100.00%) XML
2 58 (63.04%) SQL
3 53 (57.61%) Java
4 50 (54.35%) Unit Testing
5 47 (51.09%) OO
6 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
8 35 (38.04%) Web Services
9 34 (36.96%) Finance
9 34 (36.96%) Relational Database
10 33 (35.87%) Git (software)
11 32 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (34.78%) XPath
11 32 (34.78%) HTML
11 32 (34.78%) CSS
12 31 (33.70%) Spring
13 30 (32.61%) Test Automation
13 30 (32.61%) NoSQL
14 29 (31.52%) XSLT
15 28 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (30.43%) TDD
16 26 (28.26%) Oracle
17 25 (27.17%) Software Engineering
18 24 (26.09%) SOAP
18 24 (26.09%) BDD
18 24 (26.09%) REST
19 21 (22.83%) Scrum
19 21 (22.83%) JSON
20 20 (21.74%) Refactoring
20 20 (21.74%) SQL Server

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 15 (16.30%) MQSeries
2 14 (15.22%) Apache
3 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.70%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (6.52%) Anypoint
6 2 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.09%) IIS
7 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) PaaS
2 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (1.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) FTP
3 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) Modbus
3 1 (1.09%) SMTP
3 1 (1.09%) SSL
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.96%) Relational Database
2 30 (32.61%) NoSQL
3 28 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 15 (16.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (16.30%) Bigtable
6 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
7 11 (11.96%) MarkLogic
8 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
8 7 (7.61%) Neo4j
9 5 (5.43%) CouchDB
9 5 (5.43%) MySQL
9 5 (5.43%) Riak
10 3 (3.26%) DB2
11 2 (2.17%) Blockchain
12 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (35.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.87%) gulp
3 9 (9.78%) Maven
3 9 (9.78%) Subversion
4 8 (8.70%) Babel
5 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.52%) Gradle
6 6 (6.52%) JUnit
6 6 (6.52%) TestNG
7 5 (5.43%) JIRA
8 4 (4.35%) Ant
8 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.26%) Hudson
9 3 (3.26%) Protractor
9 3 (3.26%) Selenium
9 3 (3.26%) SonarQube
9 3 (3.26%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.17%) Mocha
10 2 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Law
3 6 (6.52%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Publishing
5 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.17%) Automotive
5 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Front Office
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (60.87%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Applications Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (8.70%) HTML Developer
7 7 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.52%) MuleSoft Developer
8 6 (6.52%) NoSQL Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Programmer
10 4 (4.35%) XML Developer
10 4 (4.35%) XML XSLT Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Automation Tester
11 3 (3.26%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (100.00%) XML
2 35 (38.04%) Web Services
3 32 (34.78%) CSS
3 32 (34.78%) HTML
4 31 (33.70%) Spring
5 29 (31.52%) XSLT
6 24 (26.09%) REST
6 24 (26.09%) SOAP
7 21 (22.83%) JSON
8 18 (19.57%) Hibernate
8 18 (19.57%) J2EE
9 17 (18.48%) Middleware
10 16 (17.39%) .NET
11 13 (14.13%) Ajax
11 13 (14.13%) DHTML
11 13 (14.13%) JSF
11 13 (14.13%) JSP
11 13 (14.13%) Struts
11 13 (14.13%) Struts2
12 10 (10.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Virtual Team
2 11 (11.96%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.61%) Wiki
5 4 (4.35%) Fintech
6 3 (3.26%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (3.26%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.17%) Bitcoin
7 2 (2.17%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.17%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.09%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.09%) DataPower
8 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.09%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Linux
2 7 (7.61%) Windows
3 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.35%) CentOS
5 3 (3.26%) Unix
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.09%) AIX
7 1 (1.09%) Android
7 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (54.35%) Unit Testing
2 47 (51.09%) OO
3 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (32.61%) Test Automation
6 28 (30.43%) TDD
7 25 (27.17%) Software Engineering
8 24 (26.09%) BDD
9 21 (22.83%) Scrum
10 20 (21.74%) Refactoring
11 17 (18.48%) SOA
12 15 (16.30%) Complex Event Processing
12 15 (16.30%) Continuous Deployment
12 15 (16.30%) Domain Models
12 15 (16.30%) OOA/OOD
12 15 (16.30%) System Testing
13 14 (15.22%) OOP
13 14 (15.22%) UML
13 14 (15.22%) Workflow
14 11 (11.96%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.04%) SQL
2 53 (57.61%) Java
3 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
4 32 (34.78%) XPath
5 20 (21.74%) Python
6 16 (17.39%) C#
7 15 (16.30%) XQuery
8 11 (11.96%) Scala
8 11 (11.96%) SPARQL
9 8 (8.70%) C++
9 8 (8.70%) ES6
9 8 (8.70%) Ruby
9 8 (8.70%) VB.NET
10 5 (5.43%) Groovy
11 2 (2.17%) C
11 2 (2.17%) VBA
12 1 (1.09%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.30%) Degree
3 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) IEC 61131
2 1 (1.09%) JTAG
2 1 (1.09%) MISRA
2 1 (1.09%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Oracle
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.78%) Talend
4 7 (7.61%) IBM
4 7 (7.61%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.52%) MuleSoft
5 6 (6.52%) SAP
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.17%) Unisys
7 2 (2.17%) webMethods
8 1 (1.09%) Informatica
8 1 (1.09%) Intapp
8 1 (1.09%) Reuters
8 1 (1.09%) Sybase
8 1 (1.09%) Tableau
8 1 (1.09%) TIBCO