Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1002 1101 1090
Rank change year-on-year +99 -11 -87
Permanent jobs citing XML Schema 103 93 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.053% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 84 84 92
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -11.36% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,225 £30,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,125 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year - -15.89% +7.00%

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 59,972 70,274 69,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.60% 40.40% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49,135 58,922 60,226
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 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +71 92 £45,000 - 13
England +63 53 £60,000 +20.00% 21
Scotland +46 50 £45,000 -
South East +15 14 £57,500 +21.05% 4
East of England +40 13 £47,500 -20.83%
London +37 11 £60,000 +9.09% 8
North of England +38 9 £60,000 +50.00% 2
North West +24 9 £60,000 -
Midlands +33 3 £85,000 +41.67% 3
West Midlands +27 3 £85,000 +41.67% 3
South West - 3 £47,500 - 4

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) XML
2 69 (66.99%) SQL
3 65 (63.11%) Java
4 58 (56.31%) Relational Database
5 55 (53.40%) Unit Testing
6 53 (51.46%) Finance
7 52 (50.49%) Python
8 51 (49.51%) BDD
8 51 (49.51%) NoSQL
9 50 (48.54%) OO
9 50 (48.54%) TDD
10 49 (47.57%) PostgreSQL
11 48 (46.60%) Middleware
11 48 (46.60%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (46.60%) Test Automation
12 46 (44.66%) MQSeries
13 45 (43.69%) XPath
14 43 (41.75%) System Testing
14 43 (41.75%) Refactoring
14 43 (41.75%) Complex Event Processing
14 43 (41.75%) Apache Cassandra
14 43 (41.75%) Bigtable
14 43 (41.75%) Virtual Team
14 43 (41.75%) Continuous Deployment
14 43 (41.75%) Domain Models
15 35 (33.98%) HTML
16 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
17 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
18 30 (29.13%) CSS
19 27 (26.21%) C#

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 46 (44.66%) MQSeries
2 9 (8.74%) Apache
3 6 (5.83%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.91%) Sonic ESB
4 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.94%) JBoss
5 2 (1.94%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.97%) CMS
6 1 (0.97%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.97%) Liferay
6 1 (0.97%) Magnolia
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.94%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.62%) SaaS
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.94%) Boomi
5 1 (0.97%) GitHub
5 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) SSL
2 3 (2.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (56.31%) Relational Database
2 51 (49.51%) NoSQL
3 49 (47.57%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (41.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 43 (41.75%) Bigtable
5 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
6 14 (13.59%) MySQL
7 7 (6.80%) MongoDB
8 6 (5.83%) CouchDB
8 6 (5.83%) Neo4j
9 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.91%) Big Data
10 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.91%) QlikView
10 3 (2.91%) Riak
10 3 (2.91%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.94%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.97%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.97%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.88%) IBM UrbanCode
2 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.88%) JUnit
3 2 (1.94%) Ant
3 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.94%) Hudson
3 2 (1.94%) jMock
3 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.97%) GitLab
4 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.97%) JIRA
4 1 (0.97%) Maven
4 1 (0.97%) Mockito
4 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 53 (51.46%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Law
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (41.75%) Python Engineer
2 29 (28.16%) Developer
3 21 (20.39%) Java Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Java Developer
5 15 (14.56%) Consultant
6 13 (12.62%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) QA Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Integration Developer
9 3 (2.91%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Data Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (1.94%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (1.94%) Integration Specialist
10 2 (1.94%) Middleware Consultant
10 2 (1.94%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (100.00%) XML
2 48 (46.60%) Middleware
3 35 (33.98%) HTML
4 30 (29.13%) CSS
5 26 (25.24%) Ajax
6 21 (20.39%) JSP
6 21 (20.39%) Web Services
7 18 (17.48%) JSON
7 18 (17.48%) SOAP
8 17 (16.50%) Spring
9 16 (15.53%) REST
10 15 (14.56%) XSL
11 14 (13.59%) HTML5
11 14 (13.59%) XHTML
12 11 (10.68%) J2EE
13 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
14 9 (8.74%) DOM
14 9 (8.74%) SAX
15 8 (7.77%) DHTML
16 7 (6.80%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 43 (41.75%) Virtual Team
2 16 (15.53%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.91%) DataPower
5 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.97%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.97%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (53.40%) Unit Testing
2 51 (49.51%) BDD
3 50 (48.54%) OO
3 50 (48.54%) TDD
4 48 (46.60%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (46.60%) Test Automation
5 43 (41.75%) Complex Event Processing
5 43 (41.75%) Continuous Deployment
5 43 (41.75%) Domain Models
5 43 (41.75%) Refactoring
5 43 (41.75%) System Testing
6 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (26.21%) OOA/OOD
8 23 (22.33%) OOP
9 20 (19.42%) Workflow
10 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (15.53%) Analytics
11 16 (15.53%) Waterfall
12 15 (14.56%) Mentoring
13 13 (12.62%) Desktop Publishing
Programming Languages
1 69 (66.99%) SQL
2 65 (63.11%) Java
3 52 (50.49%) Python
4 45 (43.69%) XPath
5 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
6 27 (26.21%) C#
7 26 (25.24%) Ruby
8 23 (22.33%) C++
9 15 (14.56%) Apex Code
10 6 (5.83%) Groovy
11 5 (4.85%) Scala
11 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.88%) ABAP
12 4 (3.88%) Java 8
13 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.97%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Oracle
2 18 (17.48%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.85%) IBM
5 4 (3.88%) SAP
5 4 (3.88%) Unisys
6 3 (2.91%) Informatica
6 3 (2.91%) Tableau
7 2 (1.94%) Google
8 1 (0.97%) Atlassian