Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 83 80
Rank change year-on-year -43 -3 -42
Permanent jobs citing XML 68 150 236
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.69% 3.20% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 8.70% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 55 146 224
Median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £30,379 £31,125 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

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 1,597 1,724 2,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 39.74% 36.75% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,387 1,496 2,273
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +6.25%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for XML in West Yorkshire

XML
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

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 30 March 2020. 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 -20 62 £57,500 +27.78% 8
Wakefield +6 2 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Wetherby - 2 £29,250 -
Halifax -5 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Bradford -7 1 - -
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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 33 (48.53%) C#
2 32 (47.06%) SQL
3 30 (44.12%) .NET
4 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (41.18%) HTML
6 27 (39.71%) Java
6 27 (39.71%) Web Services
7 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
8 19 (27.94%) CSS
8 19 (27.94%) SOAP
8 19 (27.94%) Software Engineering
9 18 (26.47%) REST
10 17 (25.00%) ITIL
11 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 16 (23.53%) JSON
12 14 (20.59%) JIRA
12 14 (20.59%) Finance
13 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
14 12 (17.65%) RESTful
14 12 (17.65%) Azure
14 12 (17.65%) XSLT
15 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
15 11 (16.18%) Scrum
15 11 (16.18%) jQuery
15 11 (16.18%) Retail
15 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
16 10 (14.71%) T-SQL

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 5 (7.35%) CMS
2 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.41%) Confluence
3 3 (4.41%) IBM Domino
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Fuse
3 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Camtasia
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) assyst
2 5 (7.35%) Sage 200
2 5 (7.35%) Sage 50
3 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Azure
2 5 (7.35%) AWS
3 3 (4.41%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.94%) GitHub
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
4 2 (2.94%) PaaS
4 2 (2.94%) SaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 1 (1.47%) Apigee
5 1 (1.47%) GCP
5 1 (1.47%) Office 365
5 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.47%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Power BI
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) JIRA
2 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.29%) NUnit
4 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.35%) MSTest
5 3 (4.41%) Appium
5 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.41%) JUnit
5 3 (4.41%) Maven
5 3 (4.41%) Subversion
5 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.94%) Calabash
6 2 (2.94%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.94%) GitLab
6 2 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.94%) jMock
6 2 (2.94%) Mockito
6 2 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.47%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Support Specialist
5 7 (10.29%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Applications Support
5 7 (10.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) SAP Developer
8 3 (4.41%) SAP PI Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) .NET
2 28 (41.18%) HTML
3 27 (39.71%) Web Services
4 19 (27.94%) CSS
4 19 (27.94%) SOAP
5 18 (26.47%) REST
6 16 (23.53%) JSON
7 12 (17.65%) RESTful
7 12 (17.65%) XSLT
8 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
8 11 (16.18%) jQuery
9 7 (10.29%) Spring
10 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.82%) Ajax
11 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.35%) LINQ
11 5 (7.35%) Silverlight
11 5 (7.35%) WCF
11 5 (7.35%) WF
11 5 (7.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) iSeries
4 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) Life Science
5 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) Software Engineering
3 17 (25.00%) ITIL
4 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.18%) Scrum
7 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
7 10 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (13.24%) OO
9 8 (11.76%) ITIL V3
9 8 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (10.29%) Use Case
11 6 (8.82%) Microservices
11 6 (8.82%) MVC
11 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
12 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.35%) DSDM
12 5 (7.35%) Resource Management
12 5 (7.35%) RUP
12 5 (7.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) C#
2 32 (47.06%) SQL
3 27 (39.71%) Java
4 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.71%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.35%) C++
8 4 (5.88%) Python
9 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.47%) Java 8
10 1 (1.47%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.47%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.47%) NCSC
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) NDS
4 1 (1.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.94%) Rancher
3 1 (1.47%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Sage
2 5 (7.35%) Xero
3 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.94%) Google
4 2 (2.94%) Perforce
4 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Apple
5 1 (1.47%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.47%) Novell
5 1 (1.47%) Okta
5 1 (1.47%) Ping Identity
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin