Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 -10 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 264 358 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.05% 4.62% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.59% 13.41% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 229 317 424
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 2277 2670 3919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.90% 34.47% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 2367 3184
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,736 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,560 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 +13 213 £47,500 +5.56% 17
Halifax +18 12 £45,000 - 4
Bradford -32 12 £47,500 -7.32% 1
Wakefield +2 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Pontefract -6 2 - -
Wetherby +9 1 £29,500 - 1
Castleford +6 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Huddersfield +1 1 £18,500 -47.14%
Ilkley - 1 £27,500 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 - 1
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 163 (61.74%) SQL
2 162 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (48.86%) Java
4 128 (48.48%) Web Services
5 122 (46.21%) JavaScript
6 119 (45.08%) HTML
7 115 (43.56%) C#
8 113 (42.80%) SOAP
9 106 (40.15%) .NET
10 92 (34.85%) CSS
11 64 (24.24%) jQuery
12 63 (23.86%) RESTful
12 63 (23.86%) JSON
13 62 (23.48%) Finance
13 62 (23.48%) T-SQL
14 61 (23.11%) ASP.NET
15 58 (21.97%) MVC
16 57 (21.59%) REST
17 54 (20.45%) Scrum
17 54 (20.45%) SQL Server
18 53 (20.08%) XSLT
18 53 (20.08%) Test Automation
18 53 (20.08%) Git (software)
19 49 (18.56%) Software Engineering
20 48 (18.18%) TDD
21 47 (17.80%) OO
22 43 (16.29%) Selenium
23 40 (15.15%) XSD
24 38 (14.39%) Microsoft
24 38 (14.39%) Continuous Integration

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 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.92%) Confluence
3 6 (2.27%) Apache
4 5 (1.89%) CMS
4 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.52%) IIS
5 4 (1.52%) WordPress
6 3 (1.14%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.76%) Drupal
7 2 (0.76%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.38%) nginx
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle 9iAS
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Magento
2 2 (0.76%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.79%) SaaS
3 3 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.14%) npm
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) HTTP
2 4 (1.52%) PPP
3 3 (1.14%) FTP
4 2 (0.76%) Internet
4 2 (0.76%) LDAP
4 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) DNS
5 1 (0.38%) Firewall
5 1 (0.38%) Network Security
5 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (7.20%) MySQL
3 19 (7.20%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.44%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.92%) Redis
7 10 (3.79%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.89%) Big Data
9 5 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.89%) SQLite
10 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.76%) DB2
11 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (20.08%) Git (software)
2 43 (16.29%) Selenium
3 35 (13.26%) NUnit
4 29 (10.98%) Cucumber
5 28 (10.61%) Maven
6 27 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (9.47%) Subversion
8 24 (9.09%) MSTest
8 24 (9.09%) Visual Studio
9 20 (7.58%) FitNesse
9 20 (7.58%) SpecFlow
10 19 (7.20%) JIRA
11 16 (6.06%) Jenkins
12 15 (5.68%) JMeter
12 15 (5.68%) Mockito
13 14 (5.30%) JUnit
13 14 (5.30%) tSQLt
14 13 (4.92%) LoadRunner
15 10 (3.79%) Oracle APEX
16 6 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (23.48%) Finance
2 11 (4.17%) Advertising
2 11 (4.17%) Retail
3 9 (3.41%) Games
4 5 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Billing
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
6 1 (0.38%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (44.32%) Developer
2 35 (13.26%) Software Engineer
3 32 (12.12%) Analyst
4 26 (9.85%) .NET Software Engineer
4 26 (9.85%) Java Developer
5 25 (9.47%) C# Developer
5 25 (9.47%) C# Software Engineer
6 22 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 21 (7.95%) .NET Developer
7 21 (7.95%) Test Engineer
8 20 (7.58%) Architect
8 20 (7.58%) SQL Developer
9 17 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.44%) Principal Engineer
9 17 (6.44%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.68%) Principal Test Engineer
10 15 (5.68%) Team Leader
11 13 (4.92%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (48.48%) Web Services
2 119 (45.08%) HTML
3 113 (42.80%) SOAP
4 106 (40.15%) .NET
5 92 (34.85%) CSS
6 64 (24.24%) jQuery
7 63 (23.86%) JSON
7 63 (23.86%) RESTful
8 61 (23.11%) ASP.NET
9 57 (21.59%) REST
10 53 (20.08%) XSLT
11 40 (15.15%) XSD
12 34 (12.88%) WPF
13 32 (12.12%) LINQ
14 30 (11.36%) WCF
15 25 (9.47%) Silverlight
15 25 (9.47%) WSDL
16 24 (9.09%) WF
17 23 (8.71%) J2EE
18 22 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) User Experience
2 20 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.03%) AS400
4 8 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.89%) Fintech
6 5 (1.89%) Streaming Media
7 4 (1.52%) BYOD
8 3 (1.14%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.76%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.76%) EPoS
9 2 (0.76%) NHS
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.47%) Linux
2 20 (7.58%) Windows
3 9 (3.41%) Unix
4 8 (3.03%) AIX
4 8 (3.03%) Android
4 8 (3.03%) Solaris
4 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.89%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.89%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (21.97%) MVC
3 54 (20.45%) Scrum
4 53 (20.08%) Test Automation
5 49 (18.56%) Software Engineering
6 48 (18.18%) TDD
7 47 (17.80%) OO
8 38 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (14.02%) Web Development
10 34 (12.88%) BDD
11 31 (11.74%) MVVM
12 27 (10.23%) DSDM
12 27 (10.23%) UML
13 26 (9.85%) RUP
14 25 (9.47%) Service Delivery
15 24 (9.09%) SOA
15 24 (9.09%) Use Case
16 20 (7.58%) SDLC
17 18 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (6.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 163 (61.74%) SQL
2 129 (48.86%) Java
3 122 (46.21%) JavaScript
4 115 (43.56%) C#
5 62 (23.48%) T-SQL
6 36 (13.64%) C++
7 34 (12.88%) PL/SQL
8 20 (7.58%) PHP
9 8 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.03%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.65%) Python
11 6 (2.27%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.27%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.52%) XPath
13 3 (1.14%) Perl
13 3 (1.14%) Scala
13 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.76%) C
14 2 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 37 (14.02%) Degree
2 24 (9.09%) ISEB
3 22 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.76%) APMP
7 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.27%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.14%) HL7
4 2 (0.76%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) Docker
2 2 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) Ansible
1 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.52%) Salt
2 1 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.38%) Nagios
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (14.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.20%) Oracle
3 14 (5.30%) SAP
4 8 (3.03%) Zend
5 4 (1.52%) HP
6 3 (1.14%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.14%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.76%) hybris
7 2 (0.76%) webMethods
8 1 (0.38%) BEA
8 1 (0.38%) Google
8 1 (0.38%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) New Relic
8 1 (0.38%) Perforce
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.38%) Splunk
8 1 (0.38%) Symantec