Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 43 36
Rank change year-on-year -42 -7 +4
Permanent jobs citing XML 228 410 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.19% 5.72% 6.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% 14.80% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 215 354 427
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,550 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%

XML 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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,566 2,771 3,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.89% 38.68% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,298 2,452 2,896
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. 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
Leeds -36 169 £47,000 +3.30% 15
Bradford +4 22 £46,500 +27.40% 1
Wetherby +3 9 £37,500 +19.05% 1
Halifax -21 6 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Wakefield -9 5 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Huddersfield +1 4 £37,500 +72.41%
Castleford - 3 £39,000 -
Bingley -10 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing XML 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 155 (67.98%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (58.77%) SQL
3 125 (54.82%) Web Services
4 118 (51.75%) Java
5 102 (44.74%) .NET
6 101 (44.30%) JavaScript
7 95 (41.67%) HTML
8 87 (38.16%) C#
8 87 (38.16%) SOAP
9 83 (36.40%) CSS
10 81 (35.53%) JSON
11 64 (28.07%) RESTful
12 59 (25.88%) jQuery
12 59 (25.88%) SQL Server
13 56 (24.56%) T-SQL
14 53 (23.25%) Scrum
15 49 (21.49%) Finance
15 49 (21.49%) OO
16 48 (21.05%) REST
17 43 (18.86%) Software Engineering
17 43 (18.86%) ASP.NET
17 43 (18.86%) Test Automation
18 41 (17.98%) XSD
19 40 (17.54%) Microsoft
20 38 (16.67%) Spring
20 38 (16.67%) WPF
21 37 (16.23%) Oracle
22 36 (15.79%) SDLC
23 35 (15.35%) Visual Studio
24 34 (14.91%) Git (software)

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (4.39%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.07%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.63%) CMS
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle 9iAS
4 6 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.75%) IIS
5 4 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.88%) Apache
7 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.44%) Confluence
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) assyst
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.63%) Office 365
4 4 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.44%) Boomi
6 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) DHCP
1 4 (1.75%) DNS
1 4 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) Firewall
3 1 (0.44%) FTP
3 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.09%) MySQL
4 17 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (6.14%) Big Data
6 12 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.07%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.07%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.63%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.63%) Data Lake
8 6 (2.63%) HBase
8 6 (2.63%) Impala
8 6 (2.63%) MOLAP
8 6 (2.63%) OLAP
8 6 (2.63%) ROLAP
8 6 (2.63%) Sqoop
9 5 (2.19%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.19%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (15.35%) Visual Studio
2 34 (14.91%) Git (software)
3 29 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (11.84%) Selenium
5 26 (11.40%) NUnit
6 23 (10.09%) Maven
7 22 (9.65%) JUnit
8 21 (9.21%) Mockito
8 21 (9.21%) MSTest
9 12 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 12 (5.26%) SpecFlow
10 10 (4.39%) FitNesse
11 9 (3.95%) Appium
11 9 (3.95%) Calabash
11 9 (3.95%) JIRA
12 8 (3.51%) SoapUI
13 7 (3.07%) Jenkins
13 7 (3.07%) tSQLt
14 6 (2.63%) Eclipse
14 6 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (21.49%) Finance
2 10 (4.39%) Retail
3 4 (1.75%) Billing
4 3 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 136 (59.65%) Developer
2 47 (20.61%) Java Developer
3 42 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 24 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 23 (10.09%) .NET Software Engineer
6 22 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (9.65%) C# Developer
6 22 (9.65%) C# Software Engineer
7 21 (9.21%) Architect
8 19 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 17 (7.46%) Analyst
10 16 (7.02%) VB.NET Developer
11 15 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (6.14%) Test Engineer
13 13 (5.70%) Software Developer
14 11 (4.82%) Developer in Test
14 11 (4.82%) Mobile Developer
15 10 (4.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 10 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (54.82%) Web Services
2 102 (44.74%) .NET
3 95 (41.67%) HTML
4 87 (38.16%) SOAP
5 83 (36.40%) CSS
6 81 (35.53%) JSON
7 64 (28.07%) RESTful
8 59 (25.88%) jQuery
9 48 (21.05%) REST
10 43 (18.86%) ASP.NET
11 41 (17.98%) XSD
12 38 (16.67%) Spring
12 38 (16.67%) WPF
13 33 (14.47%) .NET Framework
14 29 (12.72%) WCF
15 26 (11.40%) Kafka
16 24 (10.53%) Hibernate
16 24 (10.53%) XSLT
17 21 (9.21%) Silverlight
17 21 (9.21%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.89%) User Experience
4 16 (7.02%) NHS
5 9 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.51%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.63%) Replication
7 6 (2.63%) Taxonomies
8 5 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.88%) AS400
9 2 (0.88%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.44%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.44%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.53%) Windows
2 13 (5.70%) Android
3 10 (4.39%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (2.19%) Linux
6 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.88%) AIX
7 2 (0.88%) Solaris
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) Unix
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (67.98%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.25%) Scrum
3 49 (21.49%) OO
4 43 (18.86%) Software Engineering
4 43 (18.86%) Test Automation
5 36 (15.79%) SDLC
6 33 (14.47%) UML
7 30 (13.16%) MVC
8 29 (12.72%) DSDM
9 28 (12.28%) RUP
10 24 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 23 (10.09%) High Availability
11 23 (10.09%) MVVM
11 23 (10.09%) Service Delivery
12 21 (9.21%) Use Case
13 19 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (8.33%) TDD
14 16 (7.02%) Mentoring
14 16 (7.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 134 (58.77%) SQL
2 118 (51.75%) Java
3 101 (44.30%) JavaScript
4 87 (38.16%) C#
5 56 (24.56%) T-SQL
6 30 (13.16%) C++
7 21 (9.21%) PL/SQL
8 18 (7.89%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.07%) Scala
10 6 (2.63%) PHP
10 6 (2.63%) R
11 4 (1.75%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.32%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.32%) C
12 3 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.32%) XAML
13 2 (0.88%) Natural
14 1 (0.44%) ABAP
14 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Degree
2 8 (3.51%) ISEB
3 7 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.07%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.75%) PMP
5 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.89%) QA
2 6 (2.63%) HL7
3 5 (2.19%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.75%) GCP
4 4 (1.75%) SLA
5 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.88%) GDPR
7 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.63%) Apache Flume
1 6 (2.63%) HDFS
2 4 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) Oozie
2 4 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.32%) Plesk
4 1 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.44%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 40 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 37 (16.23%) Oracle
3 10 (4.39%) Google
4 9 (3.95%) webMethods
5 7 (3.07%) IBM
6 6 (2.63%) BEA
7 4 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.75%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.75%) Perforce
7 4 (1.75%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.32%) Apple
8 3 (1.32%) hybris
8 3 (1.32%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.88%) Nintex
9 2 (0.88%) SAP
9 2 (0.88%) Zend
10 1 (0.44%) HP
10 1 (0.44%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.44%) Talend
10 1 (0.44%) Twitter