Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 53 48
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 -17
Permanent jobs citing XML 312 394 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.51% 4.92% 5.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.09% 13.53% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 271 335 412
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2580 2911 3639
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 37.33% 36.36% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2495 2971
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +5 241 £47,500 +5.56% 17
Halifax +12 29 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Bradford -35 13 £37,500 -26.83%
Wakefield -3 11 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Wetherby 0 4 £31,500 -
Bingley - 2 £35,000 -
Castleford +1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Huddersfield +1 1 £18,500 -47.14%
Ilkley - 1 £27,500 -
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 185 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (53.53%) SQL
3 165 (52.88%) JavaScript
4 143 (45.83%) HTML
5 139 (44.55%) SOAP
6 135 (43.27%) Java
7 134 (42.95%) Web Services
8 125 (40.06%) CSS
9 114 (36.54%) C#
10 105 (33.65%) .NET
11 96 (30.77%) JSON
12 86 (27.56%) MVC
13 84 (26.92%) jQuery
14 80 (25.64%) REST
15 75 (24.04%) SQL Server
16 70 (22.44%) RESTful
17 69 (22.12%) Finance
18 68 (21.79%) TDD
19 61 (19.55%) ASP.NET
19 61 (19.55%) Git (software)
20 55 (17.63%) Scrum
21 54 (17.31%) MySQL
22 53 (16.99%) T-SQL
23 51 (16.35%) XSLT
24 48 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
25 47 (15.06%) Selenium
25 47 (15.06%) OO
26 46 (14.74%) PHP
27 43 (13.78%) Software Engineering
27 43 (13.78%) BDD

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 29 (9.29%) Tomcat
2 17 (5.45%) Confluence
3 14 (4.49%) Apache
4 13 (4.17%) IIS
5 11 (3.53%) CMS
6 7 (2.24%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.60%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.60%) ATG Dynamo
7 5 (1.60%) iPlanet
7 5 (1.60%) JBoss
7 5 (1.60%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.60%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.60%) WordPress
8 4 (1.28%) Mule
8 4 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.96%) Anypoint
9 3 (0.96%) Drupal
9 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.32%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.64%) Magento
1 2 (0.64%) Maximo
1 2 (0.64%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.64%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.53%) SaaS
3 6 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (1.28%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.49%) HTTP
2 4 (1.28%) Network Security
3 3 (0.96%) DNS
3 3 (0.96%) Firewall
3 3 (0.96%) FTP
3 3 (0.96%) Internet
3 3 (0.96%) VPN
4 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) LDAP
5 1 (0.32%) PPP
5 1 (0.32%) SMTP
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 54 (17.31%) MySQL
3 23 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (6.73%) NoSQL
6 20 (6.41%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.45%) Redis
8 14 (4.49%) Oracle Database
8 14 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (2.24%) SQLite
11 6 (1.92%) Big Data
11 6 (1.92%) DB2
11 6 (1.92%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 61 (19.55%) Git (software)
2 47 (15.06%) Selenium
3 36 (11.54%) NUnit
4 33 (10.58%) Subversion
5 32 (10.26%) Maven
6 30 (9.62%) JMeter
6 30 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 25 (8.01%) MSTest
9 23 (7.37%) JIRA
9 23 (7.37%) JUnit
10 20 (6.41%) Cucumber
11 19 (6.09%) Mockito
11 19 (6.09%) Visual Studio
12 17 (5.45%) LoadRunner
13 14 (4.49%) Oracle APEX
14 12 (3.85%) FitNesse
14 12 (3.85%) SpecFlow
15 10 (3.21%) SoapUI
15 10 (3.21%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 69 (22.12%) Finance
2 21 (6.73%) Retail
3 14 (4.49%) Advertising
4 13 (4.17%) Games
5 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (51.28%) Developer
2 37 (11.86%) Java Developer
3 36 (11.54%) Analyst
4 33 (10.58%) Software Engineer
5 32 (10.26%) PHP Developer
5 32 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.65%) Software Developer
7 26 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 26 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 25 (8.01%) .NET Developer
9 24 (7.69%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.77%) Test Engineer
11 15 (4.81%) Team Leader
11 15 (4.81%) Test Analyst
12 14 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
12 14 (4.49%) SQL Developer
13 13 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (3.85%) Architect
14 12 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (45.83%) HTML
2 139 (44.55%) SOAP
3 134 (42.95%) Web Services
4 125 (40.06%) CSS
5 105 (33.65%) .NET
6 96 (30.77%) JSON
7 84 (26.92%) jQuery
8 80 (25.64%) REST
9 70 (22.44%) RESTful
10 61 (19.55%) ASP.NET
11 51 (16.35%) XSLT
12 35 (11.22%) LINQ
13 34 (10.90%) WCF
13 34 (10.90%) XSD
14 32 (10.26%) .NET Framework
15 31 (9.94%) WPF
16 28 (8.97%) Symfony
17 26 (8.33%) Silverlight
18 25 (8.01%) WF
19 24 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.69%) User Experience
3 10 (3.21%) Streaming Media
4 8 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.24%) Fintech
5 7 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.60%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.60%) NHS
7 4 (1.28%) AS400
7 4 (1.28%) BYOD
7 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.96%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.64%) Clustering
9 2 (0.64%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.64%) EPoS
9 2 (0.64%) iPhone
10 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.01%) Linux
2 23 (7.37%) Windows
3 9 (2.88%) Android
4 8 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.92%) Unix
6 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (1.60%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.28%) AIX
7 4 (1.28%) Solaris
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (27.56%) MVC
3 68 (21.79%) TDD
4 55 (17.63%) Scrum
5 48 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (15.06%) OO
7 43 (13.78%) BDD
7 43 (13.78%) Software Engineering
8 42 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 36 (11.54%) Web Development
10 30 (9.62%) MVVM
11 28 (8.97%) Service Delivery
11 28 (8.97%) UML
12 27 (8.65%) Use Case
13 26 (8.33%) DSDM
14 25 (8.01%) E-Commerce
14 25 (8.01%) RUP
15 22 (7.05%) Analytics
15 22 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (6.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 167 (53.53%) SQL
2 165 (52.88%) JavaScript
3 135 (43.27%) Java
4 114 (36.54%) C#
5 53 (16.99%) T-SQL
6 46 (14.74%) PHP
7 40 (12.82%) PL/SQL
8 28 (8.97%) C++
9 12 (3.85%) PHP 7
9 12 (3.85%) Python
10 11 (3.53%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.53%) TypeScript
11 9 (2.88%) Ruby
12 7 (2.24%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.92%) Perl
14 4 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.28%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.96%) Scala
15 3 (0.96%) XPath
15 3 (0.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 37 (11.86%) ISEB
2 36 (11.54%) Degree
3 32 (10.26%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (1.92%) MCP
6 5 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.32%) APMP
9 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.32%) MCSD
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.60%) HL7
1 5 (1.60%) ISO 9000
1 5 (1.60%) QA
1 5 (1.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) Section 508
2 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.60%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.24%) Ansible
1 7 (2.24%) Salt
2 5 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.28%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (1.28%) Nagios
3 4 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.28%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.65%) Oracle
3 17 (5.45%) Zend
4 9 (2.88%) SAP
5 7 (2.24%) hybris
5 7 (2.24%) IBM
6 5 (1.60%) ATG
6 5 (1.60%) BEA
6 5 (1.60%) HP
7 4 (1.28%) New Relic
7 4 (1.28%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.28%) Splunk
8 3 (0.96%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.96%) Perforce
9 2 (0.64%) Google
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat