Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 64 57
Rank change year-on-year -40 -7 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 137 257 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.66% 3.78% 4.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.47% 11.23% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 121 224 305
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £66,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,250 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.74% +1.18% +6.25%

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 1,833 2,288 2,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.59% 33.69% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,539 2,011 2,370
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -40 97 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Bradford +34 20 £42,000 - 2
Halifax +3 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wetherby -1 6 £29,500 - 3
Huddersfield -8 1 - - 2
Pudsey - 1 £30,500 -
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 77 (56.20%) SQL
2 74 (54.01%) .NET
3 72 (52.55%) C#
4 69 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (49.64%) Web Services
6 66 (48.18%) JavaScript
7 52 (37.96%) SOAP
7 52 (37.96%) Scrum
8 45 (32.85%) SQL Server
9 43 (31.39%) HTML
9 43 (31.39%) JSON
10 42 (30.66%) ASP.NET
11 41 (29.93%) jQuery
12 39 (28.47%) CSS
13 37 (27.01%) Finance
14 36 (26.28%) Java
15 33 (24.09%) REST
16 32 (23.36%) MVC
17 31 (22.63%) UML
18 29 (21.17%) XSLT
18 29 (21.17%) Windows
18 29 (21.17%) T-SQL
18 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
18 29 (21.17%) Software Engineering
19 24 (17.52%) IIS
20 23 (16.79%) OO
20 23 (16.79%) WCF
21 22 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (16.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 22 (16.06%) RESTful

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 24 (17.52%) IIS
2 14 (10.22%) Confluence
3 9 (6.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.38%) CMS
5 4 (2.92%) Apache
5 4 (2.92%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.73%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.73%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.73%) nginx
7 1 (0.73%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) FileZilla
2 1 (0.73%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) SAP Business One
2 4 (2.92%) Infor LN
2 4 (2.92%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.46%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (1.46%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.73%) assyst
4 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.73%) Magento
4 1 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.22%) Sage Pay
4 4 (2.92%) Apigee
5 3 (2.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.73%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) FTP
2 6 (4.38%) HTTP
3 4 (2.92%) Firewall
3 4 (2.92%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.92%) SSL
4 3 (2.19%) Internet
4 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.46%) SMTP
6 1 (0.73%) BGP
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.73%) DHCP
6 1 (0.73%) DNS
6 1 (0.73%) MPLS
6 1 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (13.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (8.03%) MySQL
5 8 (5.84%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.38%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.38%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.38%) Redis
7 5 (3.65%) Big Data
7 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.65%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.92%) Adabas
9 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.73%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 20 (14.60%) JIRA
1 20 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (12.41%) MSTest
2 17 (12.41%) NUnit
3 15 (10.95%) Git (software)
4 13 (9.49%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.57%) Selenium
5 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.65%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.65%) Maven
7 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.92%) Subversion
7 4 (2.92%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.19%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.19%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.73%) FitNesse
General
1 37 (27.01%) Finance
2 18 (13.14%) Retail
3 5 (3.65%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Automotive
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
5 2 (1.46%) Games
5 2 (1.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (37.96%) Developer
2 21 (15.33%) Analyst
3 20 (14.60%) .NET Developer
3 20 (14.60%) .NET Software Engineer
3 20 (14.60%) C# Software Engineer
3 20 (14.60%) Software Engineer
4 16 (11.68%) Architect
5 11 (8.03%) Applications Developer
5 11 (8.03%) Software Developer
6 9 (6.57%) Applications Support
7 8 (5.84%) Automation Tester
7 8 (5.84%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.84%) Technical Architect
7 8 (5.84%) Tester
8 7 (5.11%) .NET Applications Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (54.01%) .NET
2 68 (49.64%) Web Services
3 52 (37.96%) SOAP
4 43 (31.39%) HTML
4 43 (31.39%) JSON
5 42 (30.66%) ASP.NET
6 41 (29.93%) jQuery
7 39 (28.47%) CSS
8 33 (24.09%) REST
9 29 (21.17%) XSLT
10 23 (16.79%) WCF
11 22 (16.06%) RESTful
12 18 (13.14%) LINQ
13 17 (12.41%) Silverlight
13 17 (12.41%) WF
13 17 (12.41%) WPF
14 16 (11.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (10.95%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (10.22%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (9.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.11%) User Experience
4 4 (2.92%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.46%) Fintech
6 2 (1.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.17%) Windows
2 6 (4.38%) Linux
3 5 (3.65%) Unix
3 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (37.96%) Scrum
3 32 (23.36%) MVC
4 31 (22.63%) UML
5 29 (21.17%) Software Engineering
6 23 (16.79%) OO
7 22 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (13.87%) SDLC
8 19 (13.87%) Service Delivery
9 18 (13.14%) MVVM
10 17 (12.41%) DSDM
10 17 (12.41%) RUP
10 17 (12.41%) Use Case
11 13 (9.49%) SOA
11 13 (9.49%) Test Automation
11 13 (9.49%) Waterfall
12 12 (8.76%) Data Modelling
12 12 (8.76%) Software Testing
13 11 (8.03%) ETL
13 11 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 77 (56.20%) SQL
2 72 (52.55%) C#
3 66 (48.18%) JavaScript
4 36 (26.28%) Java
5 29 (21.17%) T-SQL
6 20 (14.60%) PL/SQL
7 17 (12.41%) C++
8 8 (5.84%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.11%) Python
10 5 (3.65%) Java 8
10 5 (3.65%) PHP
10 5 (3.65%) VB
10 5 (3.65%) VBScript
11 4 (2.92%) VBA
12 3 (2.19%) VB6
13 2 (1.46%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.46%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (1.46%) XPath
14 1 (0.73%) Natural
14 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) ISTQB
2 12 (8.76%) ISEB
3 10 (7.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (6.57%) Degree
5 3 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.68%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (1.46%) GDPR
3 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) SCOM
2 1 (0.73%) Ansible
2 1 (0.73%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.41%) Oracle
2 17 (12.41%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (10.22%) Telerik
4 8 (5.84%) IBM
5 6 (4.38%) Perforce
6 5 (3.65%) Google
6 5 (3.65%) MuleSoft
6 5 (3.65%) Sage
6 5 (3.65%) SAP
7 4 (2.92%) Infor
7 4 (2.92%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.92%) webMethods
8 3 (2.19%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.46%) Intapp
10 1 (0.73%) Adobe
10 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.73%) Cisco
10 1 (0.73%) Databricks
10 1 (0.73%) Magma