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

XML Schema
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1056 1003 1015
Rank change year-on-year -53 +12 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML Schema 130 181 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 108 139 208
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,875
90th Percentile £67,875 £80,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.76% +6.11% -5.26%

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 71,014 70,445 77,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.81% 40.68% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 59,248 59,594 67,260
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 June 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 25 June 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 -36 103 £45,000 -5.76% 14
England -79 67 £50,000 -9.09% 17
Scotland +15 57 £45,000 -8.16%
South East -46 29 £50,000 -9.09% 5
London -41 26 £62,500 -13.79% 4
North of England +21 9 £32,000 -17.94% 5
North West -17 6 £32,000 -14.67% 3
Wales +16 5 £62,500 +73.61% 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
East of England -1 2 £35,000 -17.65% 2
South West -12 1 £42,500 -26.09% 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 130 (100.00%) XML
2 107 (82.31%) SQL
3 79 (60.77%) Unit Testing
4 76 (58.46%) Finance
5 75 (57.69%) Java
6 73 (56.15%) OO
7 70 (53.85%) Test Automation
8 68 (52.31%) Relational Database
9 67 (51.54%) XPath
10 66 (50.77%) Python
11 65 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
12 63 (48.46%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (47.69%) TDD
14 61 (46.92%) BDD
15 60 (46.15%) NoSQL
16 58 (44.62%) Middleware
17 57 (43.85%) System Testing
18 56 (43.08%) Refactoring
19 55 (42.31%) Apache Cassandra
19 55 (42.31%) Complex Event Processing
19 55 (42.31%) MQSeries
19 55 (42.31%) Bigtable
19 55 (42.31%) Virtual Team
19 55 (42.31%) Continuous Deployment
19 55 (42.31%) Domain Models
20 38 (29.23%) Web Services
21 33 (25.38%) Oracle
22 32 (24.62%) C#
22 32 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
23 31 (23.85%) OOA/OOD

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 55 (42.31%) MQSeries
2 12 (9.23%) Apache
3 9 (6.92%) Apache ServiceMix
4 6 (4.62%) Anypoint
4 6 (4.62%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.08%) LiveCycle
5 4 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.77%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.54%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.77%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.62%) PaaS
2 2 (1.54%) Boomi
3 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.77%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (0.77%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) SMS
2 7 (5.38%) HTTP
3 3 (2.31%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.31%) FTP
3 3 (2.31%) Modbus
3 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (52.31%) Relational Database
2 65 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 60 (46.15%) NoSQL
4 55 (42.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 55 (42.31%) Bigtable
5 13 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (8.46%) MySQL
7 8 (6.15%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.54%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.54%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.54%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.54%) Riak
10 1 (0.77%) Big Data
10 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.46%) Maven
2 11 (8.46%) Subversion
3 10 (7.69%) JIRA
4 8 (6.15%) Ant
4 8 (6.15%) Gradle
4 8 (6.15%) JUnit
4 8 (6.15%) TestNG
5 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.31%) Bugzilla
7 3 (2.31%) CMake
7 3 (2.31%) CppUnit
7 3 (2.31%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.31%) GDB
7 3 (2.31%) Hudson
8 2 (1.54%) Babel
8 2 (1.54%) gulp
8 2 (1.54%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.54%) SonarQube
General
1 76 (58.46%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Banking
3 6 (4.62%) Law
4 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (41.54%) Developer
2 18 (13.85%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.31%) Programmer
4 15 (11.54%) Python Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) Python Programmer
5 14 (10.77%) Python Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Java Engineer
6 12 (9.23%) QA Engineer
6 12 (9.23%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Consultant
8 6 (4.62%) MuleSoft Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.85%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.08%) Implementation Consultant
10 4 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Junior Consultant
10 4 (3.08%) Junior Implementation Consultant
10 4 (3.08%) Software Consultant
10 4 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (100.00%) XML
2 58 (44.62%) Middleware
3 38 (29.23%) Web Services
4 27 (20.77%) Spring
5 24 (18.46%) XSLT
6 22 (16.92%) HTML
7 20 (15.38%) SOAP
8 19 (14.62%) J2EE
8 19 (14.62%) JSON
8 19 (14.62%) REST
9 18 (13.85%) CSS
10 14 (10.77%) Hibernate
11 13 (10.00%) JMS
12 11 (8.46%) .NET
12 11 (8.46%) Struts
13 10 (7.69%) DHTML
13 10 (7.69%) JSF
13 10 (7.69%) JSP
13 10 (7.69%) Struts2
14 9 (6.92%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (42.31%) Virtual Team
2 20 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.46%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.85%) Fintech
6 4 (3.08%) Cloud Native
6 4 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.31%) CAN bus
7 3 (2.31%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.31%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.31%) State Machine
8 2 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.54%) Wiki
9 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.62%) Linux
2 12 (9.23%) Unix
3 4 (3.08%) CentOS
3 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.08%) Windows
4 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (60.77%) Unit Testing
2 73 (56.15%) OO
3 70 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 63 (48.46%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (47.69%) TDD
6 61 (46.92%) BDD
7 57 (43.85%) System Testing
8 56 (43.08%) Refactoring
9 55 (42.31%) Complex Event Processing
9 55 (42.31%) Continuous Deployment
9 55 (42.31%) Domain Models
10 32 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (23.85%) OOA/OOD
12 22 (16.92%) OOP
13 20 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (12.31%) UML
15 15 (11.54%) SOA
15 15 (11.54%) Software Engineering
16 14 (10.77%) Workflow
17 13 (10.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 107 (82.31%) SQL
2 75 (57.69%) Java
3 67 (51.54%) XPath
4 66 (50.77%) Python
5 32 (24.62%) C#
6 22 (16.92%) C++
7 21 (16.15%) Ruby
8 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 12 (9.23%) Shell Script
10 11 (8.46%) XQuery
11 6 (4.62%) Scala
12 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.31%) VB
13 3 (2.31%) VB6
14 2 (1.54%) ABAP
14 2 (1.54%) ES6
14 2 (1.54%) Groovy
14 2 (1.54%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (7.69%) Degree
2 9 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.08%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) ISO 20022
2 3 (2.31%) JTAG
2 3 (2.31%) MISRA
3 2 (1.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.77%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (25.38%) Oracle
2 9 (6.92%) SAP
3 7 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.62%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.08%) Adobe
5 4 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.31%) IBM
6 3 (2.31%) Perforce
6 3 (2.31%) Talend
7 2 (1.54%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.54%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.54%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.54%) Unisys
8 1 (0.77%) Google
8 1 (0.77%) Intapp
8 1 (0.77%) Reuters
8 1 (0.77%) Tableau