Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 77 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 -42 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 146 233 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.13% 3.36% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.53% 9.41% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 136 220 364
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,625 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 1,711 2,475 2,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.72% 35.66% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 2,222 2,466
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,275 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +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 26 March 2019.

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 26 March 2019. 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 -9 100 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Halifax +12 18 £45,000 - 1
Bradford +14 12 £35,600 -26.22%
Pontefract - 4 £42,500 -
Wakefield -5 2 £42,500 - 1
Wetherby -9 1 £31,500 -16.00%
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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 97 (66.44%) SQL
2 75 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (49.32%) .NET
3 72 (49.32%) C#
4 66 (45.21%) JavaScript
5 64 (43.84%) Web Services
6 44 (30.14%) JSON
7 43 (29.45%) Scrum
8 42 (28.77%) jQuery
9 40 (27.40%) Software Engineering
9 40 (27.40%) HTML
10 38 (26.03%) Java
10 38 (26.03%) SOAP
10 38 (26.03%) Microsoft
11 37 (25.34%) CSS
12 36 (24.66%) Finance
13 35 (23.97%) SQL Server
14 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET
15 31 (21.23%) T-SQL
16 30 (20.55%) MVC
17 28 (19.18%) XSLT
18 27 (18.49%) QA
19 25 (17.12%) Test Automation
20 24 (16.44%) ISTQB
21 23 (15.75%) OO
21 23 (15.75%) REST
22 22 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
22 22 (15.07%) UML
23 21 (14.38%) 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 13 (8.90%) IIS
2 8 (5.48%) CMS
3 7 (4.79%) Confluence
4 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.05%) Apache
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.37%) SAS
6 2 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.68%) FileNet
7 1 (0.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) Jetty
7 1 (0.68%) nginx
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.68%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.68%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Carpe Diem
1 4 (2.74%) Elite 3E
2 3 (2.05%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.37%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.37%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.37%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.68%) Exstream
4 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.68%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.68%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.68%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.42%) Apigee
2 5 (3.42%) Sage Pay
3 3 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.68%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.68%) npm
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.70%) FTP
2 6 (4.11%) HTTP
3 4 (2.74%) Firewall
4 3 (2.05%) Internet
5 2 (1.37%) SMTP
5 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.16%) MySQL
2 9 (6.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.05%) Big Data
7 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.05%) Redis
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.68%) Adabas
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.68%) HBase
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (14.38%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.64%) MSTest
3 17 (11.64%) NUnit
4 14 (9.59%) Selenium
5 13 (8.90%) Jenkins
6 12 (8.22%) JIRA
7 6 (4.11%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.11%) JMeter
7 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.74%) Maven
9 2 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.37%) WiX
10 1 (0.68%) Appium
10 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.68%) Grunt
10 1 (0.68%) Hudson
10 1 (0.68%) IBM UrbanCode
10 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (24.66%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Retail
3 5 (3.42%) Marketing
4 4 (2.74%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Automotive
6 2 (1.37%) Back Office
6 2 (1.37%) Games
6 2 (1.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (36.99%) Developer
2 24 (16.44%) Analyst
3 23 (15.75%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 18 (12.33%) Software Engineer
5 17 (11.64%) .NET Software Engineer
6 16 (10.96%) Senior Developer
7 14 (9.59%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.22%) Software Developer
9 11 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.53%) Tester
10 10 (6.85%) Automation Tester
10 10 (6.85%) Business Analyst
10 10 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (6.16%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Architect
12 8 (5.48%) Lead Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Test Leader
13 7 (4.79%) Applications Support
13 7 (4.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (49.32%) .NET
2 64 (43.84%) Web Services
3 44 (30.14%) JSON
4 42 (28.77%) jQuery
5 40 (27.40%) HTML
6 38 (26.03%) SOAP
7 37 (25.34%) CSS
8 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET
9 28 (19.18%) XSLT
10 23 (15.75%) REST
11 20 (13.70%) RESTful
12 18 (12.33%) WCF
12 18 (12.33%) WPF
13 17 (11.64%) LINQ
13 17 (11.64%) Silverlight
13 17 (11.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (11.64%) WF
14 16 (10.96%) .NET Framework
15 12 (8.22%) ADO.NET
15 12 (8.22%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.79%) User Experience
4 4 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.37%) Fintech
5 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.37%) NHS
5 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.59%) Windows
2 4 (2.74%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.05%) Android
3 3 (2.05%) Linux
4 2 (1.37%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.45%) Scrum
3 40 (27.40%) Software Engineering
4 30 (20.55%) MVC
5 25 (17.12%) Test Automation
6 23 (15.75%) OO
7 22 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (15.07%) UML
8 20 (13.70%) DevOps
8 20 (13.70%) MVVM
9 19 (13.01%) Service Delivery
10 18 (12.33%) Use Case
11 17 (11.64%) DSDM
11 17 (11.64%) RUP
12 16 (10.96%) SDLC
13 14 (9.59%) Waterfall
14 11 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (7.53%) Software Testing
15 10 (6.85%) Project Management
16 9 (6.16%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (66.44%) SQL
2 72 (49.32%) C#
3 66 (45.21%) JavaScript
4 38 (26.03%) Java
5 31 (21.23%) T-SQL
6 18 (12.33%) C++
6 18 (12.33%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.79%) Python
8 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.74%) Java 8
9 4 (2.74%) PHP
9 4 (2.74%) VBA
9 4 (2.74%) VBScript
10 2 (1.37%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (1.37%) XPath
11 1 (0.68%) ABAP
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) RPG
11 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (16.44%) ISTQB
2 18 (12.33%) Degree
3 17 (11.64%) ISEB
4 11 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (18.49%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) SCOM
2 1 (0.68%) CFEngine
2 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle
2 5 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (3.42%) Telerik
3 4 (2.74%) Google
3 4 (2.74%) IBM
3 4 (2.74%) Intapp
4 3 (2.05%) Perforce
4 3 (2.05%) SAP
5 2 (1.37%) Adobe
5 2 (1.37%) Databricks
5 2 (1.37%) Infor
5 2 (1.37%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.37%) Sage
5 2 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Magma
6 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.68%) webMethods