Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 89 73
Rank change year-on-year -24 -16 -26
Permanent jobs citing XML 74 147 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.86% 3.17% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 8.66% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 57 132 219
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,200 £29,074 £31,650
90th Percentile £71,500 £57,500 £60,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +1.18%

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 1,496 1,698 2,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 37.58% 36.64% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,300 1,448 2,155
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 16 February 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 16 February 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 -22 55 £57,500 +27.78% 12
Bradford -1 9 £75,000 +86.57% 2
Halifax -4 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Wakefield - 3 £32,500 - 2
Wetherby -9 2 £29,250 -7.14%
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
1 35 (47.30%) Web Services
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (43.24%) .NET
5 31 (41.89%) SQL Server
5 31 (41.89%) C#
5 31 (41.89%) HTML
6 26 (35.14%) Java
6 26 (35.14%) JSON
7 24 (32.43%) CSS
8 21 (28.38%) Finance
8 21 (28.38%) JIRA
8 21 (28.38%) REST
9 19 (25.68%) jQuery
9 19 (25.68%) Scrum
10 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
10 18 (24.32%) Ajax
11 15 (20.27%) Spring
11 15 (20.27%) Retail
11 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (20.27%) AWS
12 14 (18.92%) SOAP
12 14 (18.92%) Test Automation
13 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
13 13 (17.57%) Azure
13 13 (17.57%) QA
13 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
13 13 (17.57%) Microservices
14 12 (16.22%) AngularJS

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 10 (13.51%) Confluence
2 5 (6.76%) CMS
3 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Fuse
3 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.70%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.35%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.35%) Camtasia
4 1 (1.35%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) assyst
1 5 (6.76%) Sage 200
1 5 (6.76%) Sage 50
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) AWS
2 13 (17.57%) Azure
3 8 (10.81%) GCP
4 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (4.05%) AWS CodePipeline
4 3 (4.05%) Trello
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.70%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) PaaS
5 2 (2.70%) SaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 1 (1.35%) Apigee
6 1 (1.35%) Google Play
6 1 (1.35%) Office 365
6 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (10.81%) DB2
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) Power BI
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) JIRA
2 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.51%) JUnit
3 10 (13.51%) Maven
3 10 (13.51%) Subversion
4 9 (12.16%) Android Studio
4 9 (12.16%) IntelliJ
5 8 (10.81%) Ant
5 8 (10.81%) Eclipse
5 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (10.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (5.41%) NUnit
6 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.70%) Calabash
8 2 (2.70%) DbUnit
8 2 (2.70%) jMock
8 2 (2.70%) Mockito
8 2 (2.70%) MSTest
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Retail
3 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Law
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) Software Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Architect
4 9 (12.16%) Software Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Technical Architect
5 7 (9.46%) C# Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.76%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.05%) SAP PI Developer
9 3 (4.05%) UI Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.30%) Web Services
2 32 (43.24%) .NET
3 31 (41.89%) HTML
4 26 (35.14%) JSON
5 24 (32.43%) CSS
6 21 (28.38%) REST
7 19 (25.68%) jQuery
8 18 (24.32%) Ajax
9 15 (20.27%) Spring
10 14 (18.92%) SOAP
11 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
12 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET
12 11 (14.86%) J2EE
13 10 (13.51%) RESTful
14 9 (12.16%) Spring Boot
14 9 (12.16%) XSLT
15 8 (10.81%) Hibernate
15 8 (10.81%) JAXB
15 8 (10.81%) JDBC
15 8 (10.81%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.11%) User Experience
2 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.05%) Graphic Design
2 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.05%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Life Science
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.35%) Social Network
4 1 (1.35%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Android
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
2 8 (10.81%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) Scrum
3 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
4 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (18.92%) Test Automation
6 13 (17.57%) Microservices
7 12 (16.22%) DevOps
7 12 (16.22%) ITIL
8 10 (13.51%) SDLC
8 10 (13.51%) Use Case
9 8 (10.81%) API Integration
9 8 (10.81%) Cross-Platform Development
9 8 (10.81%) Defect Management
9 8 (10.81%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (10.81%) Logistics
9 8 (10.81%) Multithreading
9 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 31 (41.89%) C#
4 26 (35.14%) Java
5 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 9 (12.16%) Python
7 8 (10.81%) Java 8
8 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) C++
9 2 (2.70%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.35%) Dart
10 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.35%) NCSC
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Docker
2 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.35%) NDS
4 1 (1.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Terraform
2 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.35%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.76%) Sage
3 5 (6.76%) Xero
4 3 (4.05%) Adobe
4 3 (4.05%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) Splunk
5 2 (2.70%) Apple
5 2 (2.70%) Perforce
5 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.35%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.35%) hybris
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.35%) Okta
6 1 (1.35%) Ping Identity
6 1 (1.35%) Workday