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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 46 41
Rank change year-on-year -17 -5  
Permanent jobs citing XML 4044 5722 6292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.73% 5.48% 5.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% 14.30% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3180 4768 5268
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 34386 40026 40349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.26% 38.34% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29348 34495 34277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -16 3789 £47,500 +5.55% 518
London -4 1431 £55,000 +4.76% 169
South East -6 869 £45,000 +5.88% 91
Yorkshire -3 331 £42,500 +4.93% 53
South West 0 318 £44,000 +10.00% 50
North West -26 266 £40,000 - 56
West Yorkshire +6 238 £45,000 +8.43% 39
East of England -35 215 £45,000 - 38
Berkshire +4 205 £50,000 - 19
West Midlands -30 203 £38,250 -4.37% 26
Hampshire +13 189 £43,000 +0.58% 19
Manchester -22 184 £40,000 +8.10% 35
City of London -10 183 £57,500 +9.52% 52
Leeds +14 174 £45,000 +8.43% 29
East Midlands -8 125 £40,000 - 25
Scotland -16 120 £35,000 -14.63% 12
Gloucestershire +17 119 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Buckinghamshire -1 106 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Hertfordshire 0 105 £55,000 +15.78% 11
Surrey -44 92 £42,375 +10.06% 25
Oxfordshire +17 87 £50,000 +17.64% 10
West Sussex +3 86 £44,250 -1.66% 3
Milton Keynes +2 82 £45,000 -3.22% 4
Bristol -23 82 £37,500 - 9
Reading +23 79 £52,500 +25.00% 8
Glasgow -2 74 £29,000 -28.39% 6
Wales +18 73 £40,000 +20.57% 9
Birmingham -33 67 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Nottinghamshire -7 59 £30,000 -14.28% 15
Cambridgeshire -39 58 £45,344 +5.45% 9

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 4104 (50.47%) SQL
2 3792 (46.64%) HTML
3 3681 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3657 (44.98%) JavaScript
5 3281 (40.35%) Java
6 2828 (34.78%) CSS
7 2827 (34.77%) .NET
8 2784 (34.24%) C#
9 2466 (30.33%) Web Services
10 2327 (28.62%) SQL Server
11 2075 (25.52%) Finance
12 1867 (22.96%) MVC
13 1803 (22.17%) SOAP
14 1799 (22.13%) JSON
15 1709 (21.02%) ASP.NET
16 1680 (20.66%) Microsoft
17 1536 (18.89%) OO
18 1494 (18.37%) jQuery
19 1403 (17.25%) Oracle
20 1328 (16.33%) Scrum
21 1266 (15.57%) REST
22 1233 (15.16%) Linux
23 1188 (14.61%) Spring
24 1182 (14.54%) XSLT
25 1177 (14.48%) TDD
26 1167 (14.35%) Degree
27 1161 (14.28%) Windows
28 1039 (12.78%) Software Engineering
29 1011 (12.43%) Git (software)
30 1006 (12.37%) 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
1 467 (5.74%) IIS
2 430 (5.29%) Tomcat
3 415 (5.10%) WebSphere
4 408 (5.02%) CMS
5 395 (4.86%) JBoss
6 349 (4.29%) Apache
7 274 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 269 (3.31%) WebLogic
9 244 (3.00%) SharePoint
10 155 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
11 121 (1.49%) Mule
12 113 (1.39%) Confluence
13 101 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 97 (1.19%) Mule ESB
15 87 (1.07%) EPiServer
16 75 (0.92%) Drupal
17 68 (0.84%) WordPress
18 66 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
18 66 (0.81%) nginx
19 64 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 833 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 189 (2.32%) MS Office
3 86 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 83 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 45 (0.55%) MS Project
6 44 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 34 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 27 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
9 23 (0.28%) Acrobat
10 19 (0.23%) FrameMaker
11 15 (0.18%) Fireworks
12 12 (0.15%) GIMP
12 12 (0.15%) RoboHelp
13 10 (0.12%) InfoPath
14 8 (0.098%) EngageOne
15 6 (0.074%) XMetaL
16 5 (0.061%) Snagit
17 4 (0.049%) Adobe After Effects
17 4 (0.049%) Final Cut Pro
18 3 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 98 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 84 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 81 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 68 (0.84%) Magento
5 67 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
6 54 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
7 48 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
8 46 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
9 42 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
10 39 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
11 33 (0.41%) RMDS
12 26 (0.32%) Eloqua
12 26 (0.32%) NetSuite
12 26 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
13 25 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
14 23 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
14 23 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
15 21 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
16 19 (0.23%) Infor CloudSuite
16 19 (0.23%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 381 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 315 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 256 (3.15%) SaaS
4 106 (1.30%) GitHub
5 66 (0.81%) Office 365
6 60 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 46 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 43 (0.53%) Google Analytics
9 27 (0.33%) Boomi
10 25 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
11 23 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 22 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 22 (0.27%) PaaS
13 20 (0.25%) Google Play
14 19 (0.23%) Slack
15 18 (0.22%) Heroku
16 16 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 15 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
17 15 (0.18%) IaaS
18 14 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 475 (5.84%) HTTP
2 265 (3.26%) Internet
3 180 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 154 (1.89%) SSL
5 136 (1.67%) FTP
6 117 (1.44%) Intranet
7 90 (1.11%) LDAP
8 63 (0.77%) HTTPS
9 56 (0.69%) Firewall
10 53 (0.65%) DNS
11 52 (0.64%) LAN
12 47 (0.58%) SAN
13 45 (0.55%) WAN
14 44 (0.54%) SMTP
15 31 (0.38%) FCoE
15 31 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
15 31 (0.38%) Multicast
15 31 (0.38%) NAS
16 29 (0.36%) iSCSI
17 28 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2327 (28.62%) SQL Server
2 851 (10.47%) MySQL
3 674 (8.29%) Relational Database
4 444 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 376 (4.62%) Oracle Database
6 366 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 360 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 347 (4.27%) NoSQL
9 273 (3.36%) MongoDB
10 242 (2.98%) RDBMS
11 220 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
12 211 (2.60%) Big Data
13 181 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 171 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
15 170 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
16 165 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
17 156 (1.92%) DB2
18 153 (1.88%) Hadoop
19 152 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
20 106 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1011 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 735 (9.04%) Visual Studio
3 661 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 648 (7.97%) Subversion
5 589 (7.24%) Maven
6 562 (6.91%) Jenkins
7 496 (6.10%) Selenium
8 434 (5.34%) JUnit
9 414 (5.09%) JIRA
10 324 (3.98%) Eclipse
11 262 (3.22%) NUnit
12 246 (3.03%) Cucumber
13 241 (2.96%) Ant
14 127 (1.56%) Mockito
15 125 (1.54%) Gradle
16 119 (1.46%) SoapUI
17 117 (1.44%) MSTest
17 117 (1.44%) WebDriver
18 116 (1.43%) IntelliJ
19 99 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2075 (25.52%) Finance
2 674 (8.29%) Banking
3 412 (5.07%) Retail
4 383 (4.71%) Marketing
5 294 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 188 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 161 (1.98%) Advertising
8 151 (1.86%) Investment Banking
9 143 (1.76%) Front Office
10 132 (1.62%) Back Office
11 120 (1.48%) Games
12 110 (1.35%) Electronics
12 110 (1.35%) Publishing
13 107 (1.32%) Legal
14 66 (0.81%) Financial Institution
15 63 (0.77%) Automotive
16 46 (0.57%) Music Industry
17 40 (0.49%) Law
17 40 (0.49%) Military
18 38 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4934 (60.68%) Developer
2 1270 (15.62%) Java Developer
3 1176 (14.46%) .NET Developer
4 1093 (13.44%) C# Developer
5 864 (10.63%) Senior Developer
6 816 (10.04%) Analyst
7 694 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 683 (8.40%) Software Developer
9 427 (5.25%) Software Engineer
10 421 (5.18%) Architect
11 394 (4.85%) SQL Developer
12 389 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
13 364 (4.48%) PHP Developer
14 361 (4.44%) Web Developer
15 351 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
16 350 (4.30%) Consultant
17 344 (4.23%) Junior
18 341 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 312 (3.84%) Applications Support
20 297 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3792 (46.64%) HTML
2 2828 (34.78%) CSS
3 2827 (34.77%) .NET
4 2466 (30.33%) Web Services
5 1803 (22.17%) SOAP
6 1799 (22.13%) JSON
7 1709 (21.02%) ASP.NET
8 1494 (18.37%) jQuery
9 1266 (15.57%) REST
10 1188 (14.61%) Spring
11 1182 (14.54%) XSLT
12 975 (11.99%) HTML5
13 946 (11.63%) Ajax
14 902 (11.09%) WCF
15 777 (9.56%) Hibernate
16 770 (9.47%) .NET Framework
17 739 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
18 723 (8.89%) AngularJS
19 700 (8.61%) J2EE
20 663 (8.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 713 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
1 713 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 420 (5.17%) User Experience
3 363 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
4 284 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 206 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 191 (2.35%) Fintech
7 139 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 123 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 112 (1.38%) iPad
10 108 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 105 (1.29%) N-Tier
12 73 (0.90%) Derivative
12 73 (0.90%) Hedge funds
13 71 (0.87%) SWIFT
14 70 (0.86%) iSeries
15 66 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
16 63 (0.77%) Social Media
17 60 (0.74%) Public Cloud
18 59 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1233 (15.16%) Linux
2 1161 (14.28%) Windows
3 673 (8.28%) Unix
4 297 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 287 (3.53%) Android
6 232 (2.85%) Windows Server
7 122 (1.50%) Solaris
8 76 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 75 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 69 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 39 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 31 (0.38%) HPUX
13 27 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 24 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (0.28%) Windows 7
16 22 (0.27%) Windows XP
17 21 (0.26%) AIX
18 19 (0.23%) CentOS
19 18 (0.22%) Mac OS X
19 18 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3681 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1867 (22.96%) MVC
3 1536 (18.89%) OO
4 1328 (16.33%) Scrum
5 1177 (14.48%) TDD
6 1039 (12.78%) Software Engineering
7 1006 (12.37%) Web Development
8 898 (11.04%) SDLC
9 885 (10.88%) SOA
10 794 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
11 670 (8.24%) E-Commerce
12 521 (6.41%) Unit Testing
13 502 (6.17%) BDD
14 483 (5.94%) OOP
15 472 (5.80%) UML
16 462 (5.68%) Mentoring
17 426 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
18 406 (4.99%) ITIL
19 384 (4.72%) Analytics
20 367 (4.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4104 (50.47%) SQL
2 3657 (44.98%) JavaScript
3 3281 (40.35%) Java
4 2784 (34.24%) C#
5 850 (10.45%) PHP
5 850 (10.45%) T-SQL
6 622 (7.65%) C++
7 532 (6.54%) VB.NET
8 529 (6.51%) Python
9 514 (6.32%) PL/SQL
10 294 (3.62%) C
11 291 (3.58%) XPath
12 231 (2.84%) PowerShell
13 216 (2.66%) VB
14 214 (2.63%) Shell Script
15 208 (2.56%) Ruby
16 190 (2.34%) VBA
17 186 (2.29%) Perl
18 162 (1.99%) Groovy
19 127 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1167 (14.35%) Degree
2 224 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 170 (2.09%) ISEB
4 161 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 132 (1.62%) SC Cleared
6 115 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 57 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 40 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 28 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 23 (0.28%) PhD
13 22 (0.27%) MCSD
14 21 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 21 (0.26%) MCP
15 19 (0.23%) MCTS
16 18 (0.22%) PMP
17 16 (0.20%) MCITP
18 13 (0.16%) Postgraduate
18 13 (0.16%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 659 (8.10%) QA
2 119 (1.46%) SLA
3 50 (0.61%) MiFID
4 47 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 36 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 35 (0.43%) SDET
7 33 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 32 (0.39%) HL7
9 21 (0.26%) Basel III
10 20 (0.25%) PMO
11 18 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
11 18 (0.22%) EMIR
12 17 (0.21%) WCAG
13 16 (0.20%) WAI
14 14 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 10 (0.12%) ISO 9001
16 6 (0.074%) ISO20022
17 3 (0.037%) ISO 9000
17 3 (0.037%) ISO22301
17 3 (0.037%) Section 508
System Software
1 131 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 130 (1.60%) Docker
3 79 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
4 74 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 32 (0.39%) NFS
7 31 (0.38%) KVM
7 31 (0.38%) SRDF
7 31 (0.38%) Xen
8 18 (0.22%) Varnish
9 11 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (0.14%) Firmware
10 8 (0.098%) HDFS
11 7 (0.086%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.086%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.061%) Snort
12 5 (0.061%) XenApp
13 4 (0.049%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.049%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.049%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (0.74%) Nagios
2 57 (0.70%) Puppet
3 47 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 37 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (0.39%) Opsview
6 29 (0.36%) Ansible
7 22 (0.27%) Control-M
8 16 (0.20%) TIBCO Hawk
9 14 (0.17%) Kibana
10 13 (0.16%) MOM
10 13 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 11 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
11 11 (0.14%) SCOM
12 7 (0.086%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (0.086%) Terraform
13 6 (0.074%) Capistrano
13 6 (0.074%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.074%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.074%) Kubernetes
13 6 (0.074%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1680 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 1403 (17.25%) Oracle
3 345 (4.24%) IBM
4 271 (3.33%) SAP
5 211 (2.60%) Adobe
6 160 (1.97%) Google
7 142 (1.75%) TIBCO
8 120 (1.48%) Zend
9 117 (1.44%) Red Hat
10 107 (1.32%) Apple
10 107 (1.32%) VMware
11 105 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
12 86 (1.06%) ServiceNow
13 79 (0.97%) Talend
14 77 (0.95%) Sybase
15 74 (0.91%) HP
16 68 (0.84%) Splunk
17 58 (0.71%) Perforce
18 57 (0.70%) Informatica
19 55 (0.68%) BEA
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
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Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 11 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 60k +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum with a bonus & excellent package benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum GBP 45 - 52K +Many Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
AB Recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive package and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Flintshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago