XML
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring XML skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited XML over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 300 276 233
Rank change year-on-year -24 -43 -24
Permanent jobs citing XML 982 1,205 3,014
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 1.30% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.45% 4.48% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 613 901 1,647
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £35,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £50,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £57,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +14.04% +3.64%
75th Percentile £71,250 £77,542 £77,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,000 £57,500 £50,173
% change year-on-year -7.83% +14.60% +5.63%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

XML falls under the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 22,074 26,882 71,165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 20.09% 29.07% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16,295 17,588 29,917
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,500 £37,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +18.18%
75th Percentile £78,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £106,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in the UK

XML
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML.

Salary trend for XML in the UK

XML
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for XML in the UK

XML
Top 17 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 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England -26 807 £58,000 -10.77% 104
UK excluding London -15 694 £53,000 -7.83% 62
Work from Home -100 328 £60,000 -7.69% 60
London +1 263 £70,000 - 46
South East -59 197 £60,000 +9.09% 25
Scotland +9 132 £56,909 -18.05% 2
North of England -38 116 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Midlands -17 95 £55,000 -6.78% 8
South West -10 86 £47,500 -29.63% 12
West Midlands +8 77 £55,000 -8.33% 5
North West -14 75 £51,000 -7.27% 5
East of England -8 55 £40,000 - 11
Yorkshire -1 33 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands -28 17 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Wales +7 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East -14 8 £51,250 -2.90%
Northern Ireland +5 4 £32,500 -

XML
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 71 (7.23%) IIS
2 51 (5.19%) CMS
3 22 (2.24%) OpenStack
4 19 (1.93%) Apache
5 16 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.43%) Confluence
7 12 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (1.12%) SAS
9 10 (1.02%) EPiServer
10 8 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.71%) ArcGIS
11 7 (0.71%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.51%) Drupal
14 4 (0.41%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.41%) ColdFusion
14 4 (0.41%) WordPress
15 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.31%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.20%) GlassFish
Applications
1 28 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (2.34%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.51%) Adobe XD
5 4 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.41%) FrameMaker
6 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) Notion
Business Applications
1 27 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (2.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 19 (1.93%) SDL Web 8
4 16 (1.63%) Adobe Campaign
5 10 (1.02%) Shopify
6 9 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.81%) Salesforce CRM
8 5 (0.51%) Elite 3E
8 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.51%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.51%) Teamcenter
9 4 (0.41%) Magento
9 4 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.31%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.31%) Sage 300 ERP
11 2 (0.20%) Adaptiv
11 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 247 (25.15%) Azure
2 134 (13.65%) Azure DevOps
3 116 (11.81%) AWS
4 63 (6.42%) Power Platform
5 53 (5.40%) SaaS
6 36 (3.67%) Serverless
7 31 (3.16%) Amazon ECS
8 23 (2.34%) Amazon EKS
9 21 (2.14%) Power Automate
10 20 (2.04%) PaaS
11 19 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 19 (1.93%) Dynamics 365
11 19 (1.93%) NuGet
12 16 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (1.63%) GitHub
12 16 (1.63%) PowerApps
13 10 (1.02%) Azure AKS
13 10 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
14 9 (0.92%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.92%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 68 (6.92%) Kerberos
2 27 (2.75%) HTTP
2 27 (2.75%) VPN
3 26 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.24%) Internet
5 20 (2.04%) Firewall
5 20 (2.04%) SNMP
6 19 (1.93%) SSL
7 18 (1.83%) BGP
7 18 (1.83%) MPLS
8 16 (1.63%) SSH
9 14 (1.43%) DNS
10 11 (1.12%) Ethernet VPN
11 9 (0.92%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.81%) LAN
12 8 (0.81%) WAN
13 7 (0.71%) DHCP
13 7 (0.71%) DMVPN
13 7 (0.71%) DWDM
13 7 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 92 (9.37%) NoSQL
3 90 (9.16%) MySQL
3 90 (9.16%) Relational Database
4 72 (7.33%) Metadata
5 65 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (4.18%) Power BI
7 37 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 36 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (2.65%) Data Vault
10 24 (2.44%) DynamoDB
11 20 (2.04%) MS Access
11 20 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (1.43%) OLTP
14 13 (1.32%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (1.12%) Data Lake
16 11 (1.12%) Tableau
17 10 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 229 (23.32%) Git
2 130 (13.24%) Visual Studio
3 124 (12.63%) Jenkins
4 89 (9.06%) JIRA
5 71 (7.23%) Bitbucket
6 65 (6.62%) Artifactory
7 36 (3.67%) NUnit
8 32 (3.26%) Eclipse
9 30 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
10 29 (2.95%) Moq
11 28 (2.85%) Jasmine
11 28 (2.85%) Karma Test Runner
11 28 (2.85%) Postman
12 26 (2.65%) GitLab
13 24 (2.44%) SpecFlow
13 24 (2.44%) TeamCity
14 21 (2.14%) Selenium
15 20 (2.04%) Sourcetree
15 20 (2.04%) Subversion
16 19 (1.93%) git-flow
General
1 245 (24.95%) Finance
2 206 (20.98%) Social Skills
3 140 (14.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 130 (13.24%) Law
5 120 (12.22%) Marketing
6 91 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (7.84%) Legal
8 66 (6.72%) Retail
9 52 (5.30%) Publishing
10 41 (4.18%) Aerospace
11 33 (3.36%) Banking
12 28 (2.85%) Public Sector
13 22 (2.24%) Military
14 21 (2.14%) Manufacturing
14 21 (2.14%) Telecoms
15 20 (2.04%) Electronics
16 11 (1.12%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.81%) Influencing Skills
17 8 (0.81%) Organisational Skills
17 8 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 435 (44.30%) Developer
2 229 (23.32%) Senior
3 157 (15.99%) Software Engineer
4 138 (14.05%) Lead
5 100 (10.18%) Senior Developer
6 80 (8.15%) Lead Software Engineer
7 72 (7.33%) C# Developer
8 64 (6.52%) Analyst
8 64 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 59 (6.01%) Consultant
10 52 (5.30%) Architect
11 51 (5.19%) .NET Developer
11 51 (5.19%) Software Developer
12 49 (4.99%) Full Stack Developer
13 42 (4.28%) Java Developer
13 42 (4.28%) Java Engineer
13 42 (4.28%) Java Software Engineer
14 37 (3.77%) Full Stack Engineer
15 36 (3.67%) Full Stack Software Engineer
16 27 (2.75%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (54.28%) JSON
2 425 (43.28%) Web Services
3 359 (36.56%) HTML
4 324 (32.99%) .NET
5 260 (26.48%) REST
6 233 (23.73%) CSS
7 232 (23.63%) SOAP
8 162 (16.50%) ASP.NET
9 158 (16.09%) RESTful
10 155 (15.78%) AngularJS
11 115 (11.71%) .NET Framework
12 94 (9.57%) LDAP
12 94 (9.57%) React
13 89 (9.06%) Spring
14 82 (8.35%) jQuery
15 73 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 70 (7.13%) .NET Core
17 69 (7.03%) OpenID
18 67 (6.82%) SAML
19 65 (6.62%) JSON-LD
Miscellaneous
1 128 (13.03%) Management Information System
2 68 (6.92%) Enterprise Cloud
3 67 (6.82%) Reference Data
4 60 (6.11%) Algorithms
5 42 (4.28%) Product Ownership
6 38 (3.87%) Onboarding
7 34 (3.46%) CMDB
7 34 (3.46%) Data Structures
8 27 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
9 23 (2.34%) Distributed Systems
9 23 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
10 22 (2.24%) Mobile App
11 20 (2.04%) Legacy Code
12 18 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
13 13 (1.32%) NHS
14 12 (1.22%) Legacy Systems
15 11 (1.12%) EPoS
16 9 (0.92%) Data Centre
17 7 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 141 (14.36%) Linux
2 95 (9.67%) Windows
3 51 (5.19%) Unix
4 11 (1.12%) CentOS
5 8 (0.81%) Android
6 6 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.61%) VMS
6 6 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.41%) AIX
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (38.59%) Agile
2 267 (27.19%) DevOps
3 187 (19.04%) CI/CD
4 180 (18.33%) Software Engineering
5 179 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
6 168 (17.11%) SDLC
7 156 (15.89%) Test Automation
8 136 (13.85%) Mentoring
9 133 (13.54%) OO
9 133 (13.54%) Scrum
10 127 (12.93%) Roadmaps
11 120 (12.22%) MVC
12 118 (12.02%) Full Stack Development
13 116 (11.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 111 (11.30%) Computer Science
15 104 (10.59%) Data Modelling
16 102 (10.39%) Unit Testing
17 101 (10.29%) Community of Practice
17 101 (10.29%) Operational Stability
18 96 (9.78%) Architectural Design
Programming Languages
1 492 (50.10%) SQL
2 374 (38.09%) JavaScript
3 303 (30.86%) C#
4 172 (17.52%) Java
5 159 (16.19%) Python
6 147 (14.97%) T-SQL
7 80 (8.15%) VB.NET
8 74 (7.54%) Go
9 67 (6.82%) VB
10 66 (6.72%) PowerShell
11 65 (6.62%) Prolog
11 65 (6.62%) SPARQL
12 58 (5.91%) TypeScript
13 50 (5.09%) PL/SQL
14 49 (4.99%) PHP
15 47 (4.79%) XPath
16 35 (3.56%) C++
17 28 (2.85%) VB6
18 26 (2.65%) C
18 26 (2.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 167 (17.01%) Degree
2 90 (9.16%) Security Cleared
3 63 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.05%) HNC
5 25 (2.55%) HND
6 16 (1.63%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.22%) Azure Certification
8 11 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.02%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.81%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.71%) CCNA
11 7 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.71%) ISEB
11 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.61%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (0.51%) MCAD
13 5 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (11.00%) QA
2 27 (2.75%) Accessibility
3 15 (1.53%) GDPR
4 13 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.02%) CDISC
6 7 (0.71%) SLA
7 6 (0.61%) NCSC
8 4 (0.41%) California Consumer Privacy Act
9 3 (0.31%) Good Clinical Practice
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 20022
10 2 (0.20%) SEPA
11 1 (0.10%) HL7
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 15022
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.10%) ITGC
11 1 (0.10%) PMO
System Software
1 72 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 61 (6.21%) Docker
3 19 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.41%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.20%) Firmware
6 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 80 (8.15%) Kubernetes
2 52 (5.30%) Ansible
3 35 (3.56%) Terraform
4 19 (1.93%) Single Sign-On
5 13 (1.32%) WMI
6 12 (1.22%) Progress Chef
7 11 (1.12%) Puppet
8 6 (0.61%) CloudHub
8 6 (0.61%) Control-M
9 4 (0.41%) Grafana
9 4 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
9 4 (0.41%) vRealize
10 2 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.20%) Foglight
10 2 (0.20%) Kibana
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.10%) Plesk
Vendors
1 186 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 115 (11.71%) Oracle
3 61 (6.21%) ServiceNow
4 48 (4.89%) Adobe
5 28 (2.85%) HP
6 26 (2.65%) BMC
6 26 (2.65%) Google
6 26 (2.65%) Salesforce
7 25 (2.55%) Remedy
8 23 (2.34%) Cisco
9 22 (2.24%) WSO2
10 19 (1.93%) Cognizant
10 19 (1.93%) SAP
11 15 (1.53%) Sybase
12 13 (1.32%) Splunk
13 10 (1.02%) VMware
14 9 (0.92%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.81%) Databricks
15 8 (0.81%) ESRI
15 8 (0.81%) MuleSoft