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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 54 42
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12  
Permanent jobs citing XML 3842 4798 6261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.36% 4.94% 5.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.64% 12.70% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 3994 5174
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
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 36096 37770 42141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.98% 38.91% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30323 32819 36049
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -14 3614 £47,500 +3.26% 460
London -24 1328 £60,000 +11.11% 138
South East -10 691 £45,000 - 85
North West -1 355 £45,000 +5.88% 55
South West +2 341 £39,250 -1.87% 35
East of England -11 327 £45,000 -5.26% 45
Yorkshire -13 249 £45,000 +12.50% 42
Manchester -5 220 £45,000 +4.09% 34
West Midlands -22 214 £35,000 -10.25% 33
City of London -12 185 £57,500 +15.00% 32
Berkshire +12 167 £50,000 - 17
Hertfordshire +1 144 £52,500 +5.00% 15
West Yorkshire -22 144 £45,000 - 26
Hampshire -16 126 £43,000 +7.50% 15
Bristol -8 114 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Leeds -20 110 £45,000 - 17
Scotland -19 98 £38,500 -3.75% 14
West Sussex +12 97 £41,500 -7.77% 8
Surrey -33 96 £42,500 +6.25% 16
East Midlands -2 92 £40,000 - 20
Gloucestershire 0 89 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Cheshire +1 80 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Birmingham -18 80 £40,000 -3.22% 10
Buckinghamshire -14 74 £45,000 - 5
Reading +48 73 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Cambridgeshire -39 71 £43,750 -9.79% 12
Milton Keynes -6 68 £45,000 - 2
Essex +1 61 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Worthing +12 59 £45,000 -3.22% 4
Glasgow +2 58 £37,500 -6.25% 7

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 3908 (49.82%) SQL
2 3548 (45.23%) Agile Software Development
3 3523 (44.91%) HTML
3 3523 (44.91%) JavaScript
4 3248 (41.41%) Java
5 2659 (33.90%) CSS
6 2626 (33.48%) .NET
7 2563 (32.67%) Web Services
8 2554 (32.56%) C#
9 2243 (28.60%) SQL Server
10 2030 (25.88%) Finance
11 1937 (24.69%) JSON
12 1911 (24.36%) MVC
13 1886 (24.04%) SOAP
14 1554 (19.81%) ASP.NET
15 1414 (18.03%) Microsoft
16 1406 (17.92%) OO
17 1396 (17.80%) jQuery
18 1375 (17.53%) Oracle
19 1369 (17.45%) Scrum
20 1351 (17.22%) REST
21 1289 (16.43%) TDD
22 1230 (15.68%) Git (software)
23 1208 (15.40%) Spring
24 1194 (15.22%) Degree
25 1085 (13.83%) Software Engineering
26 1069 (13.63%) Linux
27 1045 (13.32%) XSLT
28 1043 (13.30%) Windows
29 953 (12.15%) 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
1 452 (5.76%) Tomcat
2 396 (5.05%) IIS
3 376 (4.79%) Apache
4 365 (4.65%) JBoss
5 352 (4.49%) CMS
6 319 (4.07%) WebSphere
7 276 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 244 (3.11%) WebLogic
9 219 (2.79%) SharePoint
10 170 (2.17%) Confluence
11 114 (1.45%) Mule
12 110 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
13 92 (1.17%) Mule ESB
14 82 (1.05%) Drupal
15 79 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
16 73 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
16 73 (0.93%) nginx
17 72 (0.92%) Apache Spark
18 68 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 55 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 290 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 166 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
3 60 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 59 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 41 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 27 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 21 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.19%) RoboHelp
9 14 (0.18%) EngageOne
10 13 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 13 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
11 11 (0.14%) Acrobat
12 9 (0.11%) GIMP
13 8 (0.10%) FrameMaker
13 8 (0.10%) SPSS
14 7 (0.089%) Inkscape
14 7 (0.089%) InVision
15 5 (0.064%) Fireworks
16 4 (0.051%) XMetaL
17 3 (0.038%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 152 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 91 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 72 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 56 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
4 56 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 52 (0.66%) Magento
6 49 (0.62%) Eloqua
7 41 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
8 40 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
9 34 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
10 33 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
11 30 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
12 28 (0.36%) NetSuite
12 28 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
12 28 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
13 27 (0.34%) Markit EDM
13 27 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
14 25 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
15 23 (0.29%) Infor CloudSuite
15 23 (0.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 466 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 417 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 235 (3.00%) SaaS
4 127 (1.62%) GitHub
5 94 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 78 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 61 (0.78%) Office 365
8 48 (0.61%) Google Analytics
9 35 (0.45%) Boomi
10 33 (0.42%) PaaS
11 29 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 23 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
13 21 (0.27%) Force.com
13 21 (0.27%) IaaS
14 20 (0.25%) Google Play
15 19 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 17 (0.22%) iPaaS
17 16 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
18 15 (0.19%) Datadog
18 15 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 485 (6.18%) HTTP
2 251 (3.20%) Internet
3 165 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 158 (2.01%) FTP
5 91 (1.16%) Intranet
6 89 (1.13%) SSL
7 84 (1.07%) Firewall
8 57 (0.73%) LDAP
9 54 (0.69%) HTTPS
10 48 (0.61%) LAN
11 43 (0.55%) DNS
12 41 (0.52%) WAN
13 35 (0.45%) Network Security
14 27 (0.34%) VPN
15 26 (0.33%) VoIP
16 24 (0.31%) SAN
16 24 (0.31%) Wireless
17 22 (0.28%) Kerberos
18 19 (0.24%) Ethernet
18 19 (0.24%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2243 (28.60%) SQL Server
2 936 (11.93%) MySQL
3 700 (8.92%) Relational Database
4 446 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 404 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 359 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 350 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 301 (3.84%) MongoDB
9 280 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 274 (3.49%) Oracle Database
11 261 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
12 224 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 216 (2.75%) Big Data
14 198 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
15 160 (2.04%) Hadoop
16 147 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
17 136 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
18 127 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
19 123 (1.57%) DB2
20 110 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1230 (15.68%) Git (software)
2 716 (9.13%) Subversion
3 646 (8.24%) Visual Studio
4 621 (7.92%) JIRA
5 613 (7.81%) Jenkins
6 603 (7.69%) Maven
7 549 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 462 (5.89%) Selenium
9 457 (5.83%) JUnit
10 313 (3.99%) Eclipse
11 256 (3.26%) Cucumber
12 252 (3.21%) NUnit
13 243 (3.10%) Ant
14 148 (1.89%) Mockito
15 147 (1.87%) Gradle
16 137 (1.75%) IntelliJ
17 134 (1.71%) WebDriver
18 125 (1.59%) TeamCity
19 116 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 105 (1.34%) Xcode
General
1 2030 (25.88%) Finance
2 683 (8.71%) Banking
3 454 (5.79%) Retail
4 425 (5.42%) Marketing
5 319 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 255 (3.25%) Manufacturing
7 207 (2.64%) Investment Banking
8 184 (2.35%) Electronics
9 137 (1.75%) Front Office
10 136 (1.73%) Advertising
11 126 (1.61%) Back Office
12 124 (1.58%) Legal
13 110 (1.40%) Games
14 85 (1.08%) Financial Institution
15 83 (1.06%) Publishing
16 81 (1.03%) Automotive
17 66 (0.84%) Law
18 43 (0.55%) Music Industry
19 33 (0.42%) Aerospace
20 29 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4780 (60.94%) Developer
2 1389 (17.71%) Java Developer
3 1084 (13.82%) .NET Developer
4 952 (12.14%) C# Developer
5 854 (10.89%) Senior Developer
6 774 (9.87%) Analyst
7 619 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 583 (7.43%) Software Developer
9 454 (5.79%) Architect
10 416 (5.30%) Software Engineer
11 407 (5.19%) SQL Developer
12 405 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
13 370 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
14 356 (4.54%) Web Developer
15 333 (4.25%) Consultant
16 325 (4.14%) PHP Developer
17 301 (3.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 288 (3.67%) Junior
19 271 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
20 240 (3.06%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3523 (44.91%) HTML
2 2659 (33.90%) CSS
3 2626 (33.48%) .NET
4 2563 (32.67%) Web Services
5 1937 (24.69%) JSON
6 1886 (24.04%) SOAP
7 1554 (19.81%) ASP.NET
8 1396 (17.80%) jQuery
9 1351 (17.22%) REST
10 1208 (15.40%) Spring
11 1045 (13.32%) XSLT
12 936 (11.93%) AngularJS
13 884 (11.27%) Hibernate
14 870 (11.09%) HTML5
15 837 (10.67%) WCF
16 834 (10.63%) Ajax
17 810 (10.33%) RESTful
18 764 (9.74%) .NET Framework
19 691 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC
20 679 (8.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 728 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 652 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
3 388 (4.95%) User Experience
4 327 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 285 (3.63%) Mobile App
6 255 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
7 234 (2.98%) Fintech
8 180 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 139 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 128 (1.63%) iPad
11 116 (1.48%) Algorithms
12 98 (1.25%) N-Tier
13 96 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 73 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 73 (0.93%) Hedge funds
15 65 (0.83%) Derivative
16 64 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
17 61 (0.78%) Fixed Income
18 57 (0.73%) Social Media
19 55 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1069 (13.63%) Linux
2 1043 (13.30%) Windows
3 616 (7.85%) Unix
4 341 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 321 (4.09%) Android
6 218 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 97 (1.24%) Solaris
8 66 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 64 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 58 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (0.69%) Mac OS
12 42 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 39 (0.50%) HPUX
14 32 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
15 28 (0.36%) CentOS
16 25 (0.32%) Windows XP
17 24 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
18 23 (0.29%) AIX
19 18 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
20 17 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3548 (45.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1911 (24.36%) MVC
3 1406 (17.92%) OO
4 1369 (17.45%) Scrum
5 1289 (16.43%) TDD
6 1085 (13.83%) Software Engineering
7 953 (12.15%) Web Development
8 855 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
8 855 (10.90%) Test Automation
9 816 (10.40%) SDLC
10 778 (9.92%) SOA
11 703 (8.96%) E-Commerce
12 594 (7.57%) BDD
13 553 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
14 512 (6.53%) Unit Testing
15 457 (5.83%) Mentoring
16 444 (5.66%) DevOps
17 436 (5.56%) OOP
18 412 (5.25%) Workflow
19 367 (4.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3908 (49.82%) SQL
2 3523 (44.91%) JavaScript
3 3248 (41.41%) Java
4 2554 (32.56%) C#
5 828 (10.56%) T-SQL
6 816 (10.40%) PHP
7 590 (7.52%) C++
8 492 (6.27%) PL/SQL
9 473 (6.03%) Python
10 444 (5.66%) VB.NET
11 310 (3.95%) C
12 241 (3.07%) XPath
13 219 (2.79%) Shell Script
14 217 (2.77%) Ruby
15 200 (2.55%) VBA
16 193 (2.46%) Objective-C
17 189 (2.41%) VB
18 176 (2.24%) Groovy
19 169 (2.15%) PowerShell
20 153 (1.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1194 (15.22%) Degree
2 341 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 149 (1.90%) ISEB
4 142 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 120 (1.53%) ISTQB
6 103 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 97 (1.24%) SC Cleared
8 63 (0.80%) PMI Certification
9 41 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 39 (0.50%) PMP
11 25 (0.32%) MCP
12 24 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 21 (0.27%) Master's Degree
13 21 (0.27%) PhD
14 20 (0.25%) MCSD
14 20 (0.25%) Siebel Certification
15 18 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
16 17 (0.22%) CITP
16 17 (0.22%) DBS Check
16 17 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 536 (6.83%) QA
2 65 (0.83%) SLA
3 48 (0.61%) MiFID
4 44 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 39 (0.50%) ISO 20022
6 38 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.29%) EMIR
8 22 (0.28%) SEPA
9 21 (0.27%) Basel III
9 21 (0.27%) HL7
9 21 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 16 (0.20%) PMO
10 16 (0.20%) WCAG
11 15 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 14 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
13 12 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (0.10%) ISO 15022
15 7 (0.089%) COBIT
15 7 (0.089%) WAI
System Software
1 179 (2.28%) Docker
2 106 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 47 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (0.18%) Xen
7 13 (0.17%) Varnish
8 12 (0.15%) vSphere
9 10 (0.13%) KVM
9 10 (0.13%) NFS
10 9 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.089%) HDFS
11 7 (0.089%) SRDF
12 5 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.064%) Snort
12 5 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.064%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.051%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.051%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.051%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 100 (1.27%) Puppet
2 75 (0.96%) Opsview
3 69 (0.88%) Ansible
4 66 (0.84%) Nagios
5 46 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 23 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 22 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 16 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 15 (0.19%) Kibana
11 15 (0.19%) MOM
12 14 (0.18%) Terraform
13 12 (0.15%) Control-M
13 12 (0.15%) Salt
14 10 (0.13%) SCOM
15 9 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
16 8 (0.10%) logstash
17 7 (0.089%) Backup Exec
17 7 (0.089%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1414 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 1375 (17.53%) Oracle
3 372 (4.74%) SAP
4 278 (3.54%) IBM
5 175 (2.23%) Google
6 151 (1.93%) Adobe
7 129 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 120 (1.53%) Zend
9 109 (1.39%) TIBCO
10 106 (1.35%) Splunk
11 104 (1.33%) Cognizant
12 103 (1.31%) Red Hat
13 101 (1.29%) Apple
14 94 (1.20%) ServiceNow
15 78 (0.99%) VMware
16 77 (0.98%) hybris
16 77 (0.98%) MuleSoft
17 65 (0.83%) Informatica
18 63 (0.80%) Talend
18 63 (0.80%) Xamarin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £550000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Arkk Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Company car
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
FinTech London Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago