The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 50 41
Rank change year-on-year -14 -9  
Permanent jobs citing XML 3894 5232 6333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.58% 5.31% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 13.72% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3043 4302 5235
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML 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 35064 38136 41862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.27% 38.74% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29574 32987 35712
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing XML 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 in the UK

XML
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XML in the UK

XML
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in the UK

XML
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 -19 3653 £47,500 +5.55% 464
London -15 1357 £60,000 +14.28% 143
South East -8 746 £45,000 - 97
North West -11 314 £45,000 +12.50% 44
South West -1 302 £40,000 - 41
Yorkshire -6 297 £45,000 +12.50% 40
East of England -17 265 £45,000 - 46
West Midlands -25 222 £35,000 -12.50% 34
Manchester -12 208 £45,000 +5.88% 27
City of London -8 204 £57,500 +15.00% 35
West Yorkshire -6 187 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Berkshire +9 171 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Hampshire +1 162 £42,500 -1.16% 23
Leeds +1 143 £45,000 +5.88% 14
East Midlands +13 124 £41,500 +3.75% 12
Hertfordshire +15 116 £52,500 +7.69% 14
Scotland -22 103 £37,500 -6.83% 17
Surrey -27 98 £40,500 +8.00% 14
Gloucestershire +9 90 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Birmingham -17 88 £35,500 -12.34% 10
Buckinghamshire -10 76 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Bristol -24 76 £32,500 -9.72% 16
West Sussex -6 72 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Reading +30 70 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Milton Keynes 0 69 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Wales +22 66 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Oxfordshire -7 66 £50,000 - 7
Cheshire -19 65 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Glasgow -2 61 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Kent +7 55 £35,000 -6.66% 4

For the 6 months to 22 May 2017, IT jobs citing XML 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.

1 3894 (49.73%) SQL
2 3593 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
3 3526 (45.03%) HTML
4 3512 (44.85%) JavaScript
5 3260 (41.63%) Java
6 2677 (34.18%) CSS
7 2641 (33.72%) .NET
8 2599 (33.19%) C#
9 2467 (31.50%) Web Services
10 2210 (28.22%) SQL Server
11 2053 (26.22%) Finance
12 1907 (24.35%) MVC
13 1893 (24.17%) JSON
14 1877 (23.97%) SOAP
15 1579 (20.16%) ASP.NET
16 1497 (19.12%) Microsoft
17 1486 (18.98%) OO
18 1417 (18.09%) jQuery
19 1339 (17.10%) Oracle
19 1339 (17.10%) Scrum
20 1300 (16.60%) REST
21 1245 (15.90%) TDD
22 1217 (15.54%) Spring
23 1161 (14.83%) Degree
24 1124 (14.35%) Git (software)
25 1120 (14.30%) Linux
26 1076 (13.74%) Windows
27 1056 (13.48%) Software Engineering
28 1055 (13.47%) XSLT
29 968 (12.36%) Web Development

XML
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
1 445 (5.68%) Tomcat
2 419 (5.35%) IIS
3 394 (5.03%) CMS
4 382 (4.88%) JBoss
5 343 (4.38%) Apache
6 317 (4.05%) WebSphere
7 258 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 233 (2.98%) WebLogic
9 218 (2.78%) SharePoint
10 138 (1.76%) Confluence
11 136 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
12 121 (1.55%) Mule
13 103 (1.32%) Mule ESB
14 95 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 78 (1.00%) Drupal
16 73 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
17 70 (0.89%) nginx
18 68 (0.87%) Apache Spark
19 65 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
20 63 (0.80%) EPiServer
Applications
1 290 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 148 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
3 62 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 57 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 40 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 30 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 18 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 15 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (0.17%) EngageOne
9 13 (0.17%) RoboHelp
10 12 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 8 (0.10%) FrameMaker
11 8 (0.10%) GIMP
11 8 (0.10%) SPSS
12 7 (0.089%) Fireworks
13 5 (0.064%) InVision
13 5 (0.064%) XMetaL
14 4 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 119 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 91 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 79 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 66 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 56 (0.72%) Magento
6 49 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
6 49 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
7 45 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
8 42 (0.54%) Eloqua
9 40 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
10 31 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
11 30 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
11 30 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
12 27 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
13 26 (0.33%) Markit EDM
13 26 (0.33%) NetSuite
14 23 (0.29%) Infor M3
14 23 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
14 23 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
14 23 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 450 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 376 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 244 (3.12%) SaaS
4 122 (1.56%) GitHub
5 91 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 69 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 65 (0.83%) Office 365
8 50 (0.64%) Google Analytics
9 33 (0.42%) Boomi
10 32 (0.41%) PaaS
11 24 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
12 23 (0.29%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
13 21 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
14 20 (0.26%) IaaS
15 19 (0.24%) Google Play
16 18 (0.23%) iPaaS
17 17 (0.22%) Force.com
18 16 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
18 16 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 449 (5.73%) HTTP
2 267 (3.41%) Internet
3 169 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 145 (1.85%) FTP
5 114 (1.46%) SSL
6 96 (1.23%) Intranet
7 83 (1.06%) Firewall
8 68 (0.87%) LDAP
9 51 (0.65%) HTTPS
10 48 (0.61%) LAN
11 43 (0.55%) DNS
12 41 (0.52%) WAN
13 33 (0.42%) Network Security
14 29 (0.37%) SAN
15 25 (0.32%) Skype
16 23 (0.29%) Kerberos
16 23 (0.29%) VoIP
17 21 (0.27%) SMTP
18 20 (0.26%) RS-232
19 19 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2210 (28.22%) SQL Server
2 896 (11.44%) MySQL
3 680 (8.68%) Relational Database
4 414 (5.29%) NoSQL
5 390 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 361 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 345 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 296 (3.78%) MongoDB
9 294 (3.75%) Oracle Database
10 262 (3.35%) RDBMS
11 232 (2.96%) Big Data
12 230 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
13 197 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
14 195 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 168 (2.15%) Hadoop
16 159 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
17 142 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
18 139 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
19 135 (1.72%) DB2
20 107 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1124 (14.35%) Git (software)
2 652 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 647 (8.26%) Subversion
4 594 (7.59%) Jenkins
5 589 (7.52%) Maven
6 582 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 534 (6.82%) JIRA
8 475 (6.07%) Selenium
9 445 (5.68%) JUnit
10 291 (3.72%) Eclipse
11 255 (3.26%) Ant
12 253 (3.23%) NUnit
13 252 (3.22%) Cucumber
14 151 (1.93%) Gradle
15 141 (1.80%) Mockito
16 133 (1.70%) IntelliJ
17 125 (1.60%) WebDriver
18 105 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 102 (1.30%) MSTest
20 101 (1.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2053 (26.22%) Finance
2 662 (8.45%) Banking
3 436 (5.57%) Retail
4 411 (5.25%) Marketing
5 309 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 221 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 183 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 146 (1.86%) Electronics
9 145 (1.85%) Advertising
10 136 (1.74%) Front Office
11 119 (1.52%) Back Office
12 111 (1.42%) Legal
13 104 (1.33%) Games
14 94 (1.20%) Publishing
15 85 (1.09%) Financial Institution
16 75 (0.96%) Automotive
17 45 (0.57%) Law
18 42 (0.54%) Music Industry
19 37 (0.47%) Military
20 32 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4757 (60.75%) Developer
2 1328 (16.96%) Java Developer
3 1077 (13.75%) .NET Developer
4 979 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 858 (10.96%) Senior Developer
6 769 (9.82%) Analyst
7 628 (8.02%) Software Developer
8 611 (7.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 445 (5.68%) Architect
10 413 (5.27%) Software Engineer
11 386 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
12 380 (4.85%) SQL Developer
13 357 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
14 335 (4.28%) Web Developer
15 331 (4.23%) PHP Developer
16 326 (4.16%) Consultant
17 302 (3.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 296 (3.78%) Junior
19 255 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
20 241 (3.08%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3526 (45.03%) HTML
2 2677 (34.18%) CSS
3 2641 (33.72%) .NET
4 2467 (31.50%) Web Services
5 1893 (24.17%) JSON
6 1877 (23.97%) SOAP
7 1579 (20.16%) ASP.NET
8 1417 (18.09%) jQuery
9 1300 (16.60%) REST
10 1217 (15.54%) Spring
11 1055 (13.47%) XSLT
12 870 (11.11%) HTML5
13 854 (10.91%) WCF
14 848 (10.83%) AngularJS
15 837 (10.69%) Ajax
16 832 (10.62%) Hibernate
17 783 (10.00%) RESTful
18 748 (9.55%) .NET Framework
19 697 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
20 664 (8.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 734 (9.37%) Computer Science
2 655 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 413 (5.27%) User Experience
4 357 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
5 298 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 260 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
7 218 (2.78%) Fintech
8 190 (2.43%) Management Information System
9 139 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 122 (1.56%) iPad
11 111 (1.42%) Algorithms
12 106 (1.35%) N-Tier
13 89 (1.14%) Client/Server
14 73 (0.93%) Derivative
15 71 (0.91%) Hedge funds
16 66 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 63 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
18 61 (0.78%) Social Media
19 58 (0.74%) Public Cloud
20 57 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1120 (14.30%) Linux
2 1076 (13.74%) Windows
3 610 (7.79%) Unix
4 331 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 310 (3.96%) Android
6 231 (2.95%) Windows Server
7 107 (1.37%) Solaris
8 70 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 67 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 62 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 43 (0.55%) Mac OS
12 42 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 38 (0.49%) HPUX
14 31 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 27 (0.34%) CentOS
16 25 (0.32%) AIX
17 23 (0.29%) Windows XP
18 18 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
19 17 (0.22%) SUSE
20 15 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3593 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1907 (24.35%) MVC
3 1486 (18.98%) OO
4 1339 (17.10%) Scrum
5 1245 (15.90%) TDD
6 1056 (13.48%) Software Engineering
7 968 (12.36%) Web Development
8 844 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
9 827 (10.56%) SDLC
10 820 (10.47%) Test Automation
11 814 (10.39%) SOA
12 697 (8.90%) E-Commerce
13 573 (7.32%) BDD
14 533 (6.81%) Unit Testing
15 480 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
16 449 (5.73%) Mentoring
17 442 (5.64%) OOP
18 421 (5.38%) DevOps
19 400 (5.11%) Analytics
20 381 (4.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3894 (49.73%) SQL
2 3512 (44.85%) JavaScript
3 3260 (41.63%) Java
4 2599 (33.19%) C#
5 828 (10.57%) PHP
6 787 (10.05%) T-SQL
7 606 (7.74%) C++
8 499 (6.37%) Python
9 487 (6.22%) PL/SQL
10 445 (5.68%) VB.NET
11 291 (3.72%) C
12 245 (3.13%) XPath
13 215 (2.75%) Ruby
14 214 (2.73%) Shell Script
15 202 (2.58%) VBA
16 190 (2.43%) VB
17 188 (2.40%) PowerShell
18 177 (2.26%) Objective-C
19 175 (2.23%) Groovy
20 150 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1161 (14.83%) Degree
2 165 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 147 (1.88%) ISEB
4 127 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 107 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 96 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 57 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 37 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 34 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 34 (0.43%) PMP
10 30 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 24 (0.31%) MCP
12 23 (0.29%) PhD
13 17 (0.22%) CITP
14 16 (0.20%) MCSD
15 15 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (0.19%) Siebel Certification
16 12 (0.15%) MCITP
16 12 (0.15%) Postgraduate
16 12 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 584 (7.46%) QA
2 81 (1.03%) SLA
3 59 (0.75%) MiFID
4 41 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 31 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.31%) HL7
7 22 (0.28%) EMIR
8 21 (0.27%) Basel III
9 17 (0.22%) PMO
10 16 (0.20%) WCAG
11 15 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
11 15 (0.19%) ISO 9001
11 15 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 15 (0.19%) ISO20022
12 14 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 10 (0.13%) WAI
14 9 (0.11%) SEPA
15 7 (0.089%) COBIT
16 6 (0.077%) ISO 8583
17 5 (0.064%) Section 508
System Software
1 160 (2.04%) Docker
2 114 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 56 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
5 28 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.24%) Varnish
6 19 (0.24%) Xen
7 16 (0.20%) NFS
8 15 (0.19%) KVM
9 13 (0.17%) SRDF
10 8 (0.10%) vSphere
11 7 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.064%) Snort
13 5 (0.064%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.064%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.064%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.051%) HDFS
14 4 (0.051%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 79 (1.01%) Puppet
2 70 (0.89%) Nagios
3 59 (0.75%) Opsview
4 54 (0.69%) Ansible
5 37 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (0.40%) Kubernetes
7 23 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 18 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 16 (0.20%) MOM
9 16 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 15 (0.19%) HAProxy
11 13 (0.17%) Kibana
11 13 (0.17%) Terraform
12 12 (0.15%) Control-M
12 12 (0.15%) SCOM
13 10 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.11%) Salt
15 7 (0.089%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.089%) Norton AntiVirus
16 6 (0.077%) logstash
Vendors
1 1497 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 1339 (17.10%) Oracle
3 326 (4.16%) SAP
4 282 (3.60%) IBM
5 183 (2.34%) Adobe
6 174 (2.22%) Google
7 125 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 121 (1.55%) Apple
9 114 (1.46%) Zend
10 112 (1.43%) TIBCO
11 106 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 90 (1.15%) VMware
13 87 (1.11%) Splunk
14 84 (1.07%) ServiceNow
15 79 (1.01%) Cognizant
16 77 (0.98%) Talend
17 69 (0.88%) Perforce
18 68 (0.87%) MuleSoft
19 65 (0.83%) hybris
20 59 (0.75%) Sybase
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-65,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £60000.00 - £67500.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Isle of Wight
Bluetownonline
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: to c£45K base + private health,flexi time , bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Private Health
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Pulse Digital
Salary: From £27,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Generous pension,25 days+ H, Priva
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago