Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 42 37
Rank change year-on-year -30 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 243 383 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.57% 5.31% 6.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 14.73% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 216 338 456
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,625 £57,500 £58,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%

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 2,390 2,600 3,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.07% 36.02% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,141 2,333 3,106
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 February 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 18 February 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 -9 185 £50,000 +5.26% 32
Bradford +7 22 £46,500 +20.78% 3
Huddersfield 0 4 £37,500 +72.41%
Halifax -23 4 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Wetherby +9 3 £37,500 +19.05% 1
Castleford - 3 £39,000 -
Pontefract -1 2 - -
Bingley - 2 £45,000 -
Wakefield -8 1 £42,500 +30.77% 2
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 160 (65.84%) SQL
2 149 (61.32%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (51.03%) Java
3 124 (51.03%) .NET
4 122 (50.21%) Web Services
5 116 (47.74%) C#
6 114 (46.91%) HTML
7 109 (44.86%) JavaScript
8 84 (34.57%) SOAP
9 82 (33.74%) CSS
10 71 (29.22%) T-SQL
11 67 (27.57%) JSON
12 65 (26.75%) jQuery
13 62 (25.51%) SQL Server
14 59 (24.28%) Scrum
15 57 (23.46%) ASP.NET
16 55 (22.63%) Test Automation
17 54 (22.22%) RESTful
18 53 (21.81%) OO
19 46 (18.93%) Software Engineering
20 45 (18.52%) REST
21 42 (17.28%) XSD
21 42 (17.28%) Finance
22 41 (16.87%) Microsoft
22 41 (16.87%) WPF
23 40 (16.46%) Git (software)
24 39 (16.05%) Visual Studio
25 38 (15.64%) C++
25 38 (15.64%) MVC
26 37 (15.23%) XSLT

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 (5.35%) WebLogic
1 13 (5.35%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.53%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.88%) Oracle 9iAS
3 7 (2.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.65%) IIS
5 4 (1.65%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.23%) Apache
6 3 (1.23%) CMS
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.47%) Office 365
3 3 (1.23%) GitHub
3 3 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.23%) npm
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) HTTP
1 3 (1.23%) PPP
2 1 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.76%) MySQL
5 10 (4.12%) Big Data
6 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.65%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.65%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.23%) QlikView
10 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.82%) Adabas
11 2 (0.82%) MOLAP
11 2 (0.82%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 39 (16.05%) Visual Studio
3 31 (12.76%) Selenium
4 30 (12.35%) NUnit
4 30 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (9.05%) Cucumber
6 21 (8.64%) MSTest
6 21 (8.64%) SpecFlow
7 19 (7.82%) FitNesse
8 14 (5.76%) JUnit
8 14 (5.76%) Maven
8 14 (5.76%) tSQLt
9 13 (5.35%) Mockito
10 9 (3.70%) Appium
10 9 (3.70%) Calabash
11 7 (2.88%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.47%) ERwin
12 6 (2.47%) JIRA
12 6 (2.47%) WebDriver
13 5 (2.06%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (17.28%) Finance
2 6 (2.47%) Retail
3 4 (1.65%) Advertising
4 3 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 136 (55.97%) Developer
2 43 (17.70%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.05%) Java Developer
4 27 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 26 (10.70%) Software Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (9.88%) .NET Software Engineer
7 24 (9.88%) Analyst
8 22 (9.05%) C# Software Engineer
8 22 (9.05%) Senior Developer
9 20 (8.23%) Architect
9 20 (8.23%) Test Engineer
10 19 (7.82%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (7.00%) VB.NET Developer
12 14 (5.76%) Principal Engineer
12 14 (5.76%) Principal Test Engineer
12 14 (5.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 14 (5.76%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (5.76%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (51.03%) .NET
2 122 (50.21%) Web Services
3 114 (46.91%) HTML
4 84 (34.57%) SOAP
5 82 (33.74%) CSS
6 67 (27.57%) JSON
7 65 (26.75%) jQuery
8 57 (23.46%) ASP.NET
9 54 (22.22%) RESTful
10 45 (18.52%) REST
11 42 (17.28%) XSD
12 41 (16.87%) WPF
13 37 (15.23%) XSLT
14 35 (14.40%) Spring
15 31 (12.76%) .NET Framework
16 29 (11.93%) WCF
17 26 (10.70%) WSDL
18 24 (9.88%) LINQ
19 22 (9.05%) Ajax
19 22 (9.05%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.05%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.58%) User Experience
3 12 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.47%) AS400
6 6 (2.47%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.06%) NHS
8 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.82%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.82%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.00%) Linux
1 17 (7.00%) Windows
2 9 (3.70%) Android
3 7 (2.88%) Unix
4 6 (2.47%) AIX
4 6 (2.47%) Solaris
4 6 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (61.32%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (24.28%) Scrum
3 55 (22.63%) Test Automation
4 53 (21.81%) OO
5 46 (18.93%) Software Engineering
6 38 (15.64%) MVC
7 34 (13.99%) SDLC
8 29 (11.93%) UML
9 26 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (10.70%) DSDM
10 25 (10.29%) MVVM
10 25 (10.29%) RUP
10 25 (10.29%) Web Development
11 23 (9.47%) Service Delivery
12 21 (8.64%) BDD
12 21 (8.64%) Use Case
13 20 (8.23%) E-Commerce
13 20 (8.23%) SOA
14 18 (7.41%) TDD
14 18 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 160 (65.84%) SQL
2 124 (51.03%) Java
3 116 (47.74%) C#
4 109 (44.86%) JavaScript
5 71 (29.22%) T-SQL
6 38 (15.64%) C++
7 21 (8.64%) PL/SQL
8 19 (7.82%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.88%) PHP
9 7 (2.88%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.47%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.65%) C
11 4 (1.65%) Python
11 4 (1.65%) XPath
12 3 (1.23%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.23%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.23%) Scala
12 3 (1.23%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.23%) XAML
13 2 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (11.11%) Degree
2 11 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.29%) ISEB
4 6 (2.47%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.23%) PMP
6 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) APMP
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.64%) QA
2 7 (2.88%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.88%) HL7
3 3 (1.23%) GCP
3 3 (1.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) Apache Flume
1 2 (0.82%) HDFS
2 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) Plesk
2 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 41 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.70%) Oracle
3 8 (3.29%) webMethods
4 7 (2.88%) BEA
4 7 (2.88%) DevExpress
4 7 (2.88%) IBM
5 6 (2.47%) Google
5 6 (2.47%) SAP
6 4 (1.65%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (1.65%) Perforce
6 4 (1.65%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.23%) Apple
7 3 (1.23%) hybris
8 2 (0.82%) Nintex
8 2 (0.82%) Zend
9 1 (0.41%) HP
9 1 (0.41%) Symantec