Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 56 44
Rank change year-on-year -10 -12 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 258 338 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.78% 4.40% 5.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.15% 12.55% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 228 309 434
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +10.67%
10th Percentile £30,175 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £65,500 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +14.29%

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 2313 2693 3956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 33.90% 35.03% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2029 2425 3274
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +14 202 £50,000 +8.11% 19
Bradford -25 12 £40,250 -49.05%
Halifax +14 11 £45,000 - 3
Wakefield -4 9 £30,000 -17.81%
Huddersfield - 4 £37,500 - 1
Pontefract -4 2 - -
Bingley - 2 £45,000 - 1
Wetherby +9 1 £29,500 +7.27% 1
Castleford +9 1 £39,000 +11.43% 1
Ilkley - 1 £27,500 -
XML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 180 (69.77%) SQL
2 150 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (51.55%) Web Services
4 130 (50.39%) HTML
5 120 (46.51%) Java
6 119 (46.12%) JavaScript
7 113 (43.80%) .NET
8 112 (43.41%) C#
9 105 (40.70%) SOAP
10 89 (34.50%) CSS
11 69 (26.74%) T-SQL
12 63 (24.42%) jQuery
13 61 (23.64%) ASP.NET
14 59 (22.87%) SQL Server
14 59 (22.87%) Scrum
15 58 (22.48%) Test Automation
16 55 (21.32%) Finance
17 53 (20.54%) RESTful
18 52 (20.16%) XSD
18 52 (20.16%) MVC
19 51 (19.77%) Software Engineering
20 50 (19.38%) JSON
21 49 (18.99%) REST
22 48 (18.60%) XSLT
23 46 (17.83%) Git (software)
24 42 (16.28%) OO
25 40 (15.50%) C++
26 39 (15.12%) Microsoft
26 39 (15.12%) WPF
27 38 (14.73%) Selenium

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 22 (8.53%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.65%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.10%) Confluence
4 6 (2.33%) Oracle 9iAS
4 6 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.94%) Apache
6 4 (1.55%) CMS
6 4 (1.55%) IIS
7 3 (1.16%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.78%) WordPress
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.39%) nginx
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.16%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.78%) Magento
3 2 (0.78%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.94%) SaaS
3 3 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.16%) npm
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) HTTP
2 4 (1.55%) PPP
3 3 (1.16%) FTP
4 2 (0.78%) Internet
4 2 (0.78%) LDAP
4 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.87%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (8.14%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.88%) MySQL
7 8 (3.10%) Redis
8 6 (2.33%) Big Data
8 6 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.78%) DB2
10 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.78%) SQLite
11 1 (0.39%) Adabas
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (17.83%) Git (software)
2 38 (14.73%) Selenium
3 32 (12.40%) NUnit
4 31 (12.02%) Visual Studio
5 30 (11.63%) Cucumber
6 29 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (10.47%) FitNesse
7 27 (10.47%) SpecFlow
8 24 (9.30%) MSTest
9 18 (6.98%) Maven
9 18 (6.98%) tSQLt
10 17 (6.59%) Subversion
11 12 (4.65%) JIRA
12 10 (3.88%) Jenkins
12 10 (3.88%) Mockito
13 9 (3.49%) JMeter
13 9 (3.49%) JUnit
14 8 (3.10%) LoadRunner
15 7 (2.71%) WebDriver
16 6 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 55 (21.32%) Finance
2 9 (3.49%) Advertising
3 8 (3.10%) Retail
4 5 (1.94%) Games
5 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (44.57%) Developer
2 34 (13.18%) Analyst
2 34 (13.18%) Software Engineer
3 30 (11.63%) Java Developer
4 27 (10.47%) .NET Software Engineer
5 26 (10.08%) .NET Developer
5 26 (10.08%) C# Developer
6 25 (9.69%) C# Software Engineer
7 24 (9.30%) Test Engineer
8 22 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (7.75%) Principal Engineer
9 20 (7.75%) SQL Developer
9 20 (7.75%) Test Analyst
10 19 (7.36%) Principal Test Engineer
11 16 (6.20%) Architect
11 16 (6.20%) Tester
12 13 (5.04%) Web Developer
13 12 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (4.65%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (51.55%) Web Services
2 130 (50.39%) HTML
3 113 (43.80%) .NET
4 105 (40.70%) SOAP
5 89 (34.50%) CSS
6 63 (24.42%) jQuery
7 61 (23.64%) ASP.NET
8 53 (20.54%) RESTful
9 52 (20.16%) XSD
10 50 (19.38%) JSON
11 49 (18.99%) REST
12 48 (18.60%) XSLT
13 39 (15.12%) WPF
14 32 (12.40%) WSDL
15 31 (12.02%) WCF
16 29 (11.24%) LINQ
17 25 (9.69%) Silverlight
18 24 (9.30%) WF
19 21 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (7.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.14%) Computer Science
1 21 (8.14%) User Experience
2 18 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.71%) AS400
6 6 (2.33%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) BYOD
8 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.78%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.78%) EPoS
8 2 (0.78%) Media Streaming
8 2 (0.78%) NHS
8 2 (0.78%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.39%) iPhone
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.39%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.14%) Linux
1 21 (8.14%) Windows
2 9 (3.49%) Unix
3 7 (2.71%) AIX
3 7 (2.71%) Solaris
3 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.33%) Android
5 5 (1.94%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.94%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.87%) Scrum
3 58 (22.48%) Test Automation
4 52 (20.16%) MVC
5 51 (19.77%) Software Engineering
6 42 (16.28%) OO
7 36 (13.95%) TDD
8 34 (13.18%) BDD
8 34 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (13.18%) Web Development
9 32 (12.40%) MVVM
10 29 (11.24%) UML
11 28 (10.85%) DSDM
12 27 (10.47%) Service Delivery
13 26 (10.08%) RUP
14 24 (9.30%) SDLC
14 24 (9.30%) Use Case
15 22 (8.53%) ATDD
16 21 (8.14%) Performance Testing
17 19 (7.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 180 (69.77%) SQL
2 120 (46.51%) Java
3 119 (46.12%) JavaScript
4 112 (43.41%) C#
5 69 (26.74%) T-SQL
6 40 (15.50%) C++
7 30 (11.63%) PL/SQL
8 13 (5.04%) PHP
9 10 (3.88%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.10%) Python
11 7 (2.71%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.33%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.94%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.94%) XPath
14 4 (1.55%) C
15 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.16%) Perl
15 3 (1.16%) Scala
16 2 (0.78%) XQuery
17 1 (0.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (13.95%) Degree
2 19 (7.36%) ISEB
3 17 (6.59%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) APMP
7 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) QA
2 8 (3.10%) HL7
3 4 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.78%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Docker
1 2 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) Ansible
2 2 (0.78%) Salt
3 1 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
3 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.39%) Plesk
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.14%) Oracle
3 13 (5.04%) SAP
4 6 (2.33%) BEA
4 6 (2.33%) IBM
5 5 (1.94%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.94%) Zend
6 4 (1.55%) HP
6 4 (1.55%) hybris
6 4 (1.55%) webMethods
7 3 (1.16%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.78%) Google
8 2 (0.78%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.39%) New Relic
9 1 (0.39%) Nintex
9 1 (0.39%) Perforce
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.39%) Splunk
9 1 (0.39%) Symantec