Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 62 53
Rank change year-on-year -43 -9 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 226 439 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.59% 4.36% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 11.26% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 198 364 484
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £29,125 £26,725
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,389 3,900 4,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.85% 38.71% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,821 3,313 3,576
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Yorkshire

XML
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for XML in Yorkshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Yorkshire

XML
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
West Yorkshire -28 160 £45,000 - 39
North Yorkshire -22 27 £37,500 -11.76% 8
South Yorkshire -42 24 £51,250 +20.59% 5
East Yorkshire -3 14 £37,000 +5.71% 5
XML
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 133 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (51.77%) Web Services
3 111 (49.12%) JavaScript
4 102 (45.13%) SQL
5 95 (42.04%) Java
6 93 (41.15%) SOAP
7 89 (39.38%) HTML
8 80 (35.40%) .NET
9 79 (34.96%) C#
10 76 (33.63%) JSON
11 74 (32.74%) CSS
12 70 (30.97%) SQL Server
13 58 (25.66%) Scrum
14 56 (24.78%) RESTful
15 53 (23.45%) Software Engineering
16 48 (21.24%) jQuery
16 48 (21.24%) REST
17 45 (19.91%) Finance
18 44 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
20 40 (17.70%) Windows
20 40 (17.70%) MVC
20 40 (17.70%) Git (software)
21 39 (17.26%) ASP.NET
22 38 (16.81%) OO
23 36 (15.93%) XSLT
23 36 (15.93%) UML
24 35 (15.49%) T-SQL
24 35 (15.49%) Test Automation
25 33 (14.60%) Spring

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (9.73%) IIS
2 15 (6.64%) CMS
3 10 (4.42%) Confluence
4 8 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (3.10%) Apache
5 7 (3.10%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.65%) JBoss
6 6 (2.65%) nginx
6 6 (2.65%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.21%) concrete5
7 5 (2.21%) ExpressionEngine
7 5 (2.21%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.21%) WordPress
8 4 (1.77%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.33%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.33%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.88%) Drupal
10 2 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.44%) HipChat
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Magento
2 5 (2.21%) assyst
3 3 (1.33%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.88%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.88%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.64%) Sage Pay
4 5 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.21%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.21%) npm
5 3 (1.33%) SaaS
5 3 (1.33%) Serverless
6 2 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.42%) DNS
2 6 (2.65%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.21%) DHCP
4 4 (1.77%) HTTP
4 4 (1.77%) Internet
5 3 (1.33%) FTP
5 3 (1.33%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.33%) RTP
5 3 (1.33%) SSL
6 2 (0.88%) Firewall
7 1 (0.44%) BGP
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.44%) MPLS
7 1 (0.44%) SMS
7 1 (0.44%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (30.97%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.06%) NoSQL
3 20 (8.85%) MySQL
3 20 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.75%) Big Data
5 13 (5.75%) Redis
5 13 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.31%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.42%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.54%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.21%) CouchDB
10 5 (2.21%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.77%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.77%) HBase
11 4 (1.77%) Impala
11 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.77%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 40 (17.70%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (10.18%) JUnit
4 22 (9.73%) JIRA
5 21 (9.29%) Maven
6 19 (8.41%) Subversion
7 18 (7.96%) NUnit
8 17 (7.52%) MSTest
9 16 (7.08%) Ant
9 16 (7.08%) Gradle
10 15 (6.64%) Eclipse
11 14 (6.19%) IntelliJ
11 14 (6.19%) Selenium
12 13 (5.75%) Mockito
13 12 (5.31%) Jenkins
13 12 (5.31%) Visual Studio
14 8 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (3.54%) SoapUI
15 7 (3.10%) JMeter
15 7 (3.10%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (19.91%) Finance
2 15 (6.64%) Retail
3 10 (4.42%) Marketing
4 8 (3.54%) Games
5 5 (2.21%) Automotive
6 3 (1.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 109 (48.23%) Developer
2 36 (15.93%) Java Developer
3 35 (15.49%) Software Engineer
4 27 (11.95%) Analyst
5 20 (8.85%) .NET Software Engineer
5 20 (8.85%) Architect
5 20 (8.85%) C# Software Engineer
6 19 (8.41%) Senior Developer
7 18 (7.96%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.52%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.31%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.87%) Junior
10 11 (4.87%) Junior Developer
10 11 (4.87%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (3.98%) Applications Developer
11 9 (3.98%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.54%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.54%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.54%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (51.77%) Web Services
2 93 (41.15%) SOAP
3 89 (39.38%) HTML
4 80 (35.40%) .NET
5 76 (33.63%) JSON
6 74 (32.74%) CSS
7 56 (24.78%) RESTful
8 48 (21.24%) jQuery
8 48 (21.24%) REST
9 39 (17.26%) ASP.NET
10 36 (15.93%) XSLT
11 33 (14.60%) Spring
12 31 (13.72%) WCF
13 27 (11.95%) XSD
14 19 (8.41%) LINQ
15 18 (7.96%) Java EE
15 18 (7.96%) WPF
16 17 (7.52%) Silverlight
16 17 (7.52%) WF
17 15 (6.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.39%) Mobile App
2 24 (10.62%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.87%) User Experience
5 9 (3.98%) NHS
6 6 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.77%) Replication
7 4 (1.77%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.33%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.44%) Fintech
9 1 (0.44%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) Online Games
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.44%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.70%) Windows
2 17 (7.52%) Linux
3 9 (3.98%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.54%) Android
4 8 (3.54%) Unix
4 8 (3.54%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (2.21%) CentOS
7 3 (1.33%) OpenVMS
7 3 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (25.66%) Scrum
3 53 (23.45%) Software Engineering
4 44 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (17.70%) MVC
6 38 (16.81%) OO
7 36 (15.93%) UML
8 35 (15.49%) Test Automation
9 30 (13.27%) SDLC
10 29 (12.83%) SOA
11 26 (11.50%) Web Development
12 24 (10.62%) ETL
13 23 (10.18%) TDD
14 22 (9.73%) DSDM
14 22 (9.73%) RUP
15 21 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (8.85%) Service Delivery
17 19 (8.41%) Unit Testing
18 18 (7.96%) E-Commerce
18 18 (7.96%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 111 (49.12%) JavaScript
2 102 (45.13%) SQL
3 95 (42.04%) Java
4 79 (34.96%) C#
5 35 (15.49%) T-SQL
6 21 (9.29%) PHP
7 20 (8.85%) PL/SQL
8 19 (8.41%) C++
9 14 (6.19%) Java 8
10 11 (4.87%) Python
11 6 (2.65%) Scala
11 6 (2.65%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.21%) Groovy
12 5 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.21%) VB
13 4 (1.77%) Perl
13 4 (1.77%) R
13 4 (1.77%) Ruby
14 3 (1.33%) VB6
14 3 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (8.85%) Degree
2 6 (2.65%) ISEB
3 5 (2.21%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) QA
2 5 (2.21%) GDPR
2 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.54%) Docker
2 5 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.21%) Varnish
3 4 (1.77%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.77%) HDFS
4 3 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.44%) Firmware
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.77%) Oozie
3 1 (0.44%) Ansible
3 1 (0.44%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.44%) Nagios
3 1 (0.44%) SCOM
3 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.29%) Oracle
3 14 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (4.87%) MuleSoft
5 10 (4.42%) Telerik
5 10 (4.42%) webMethods
6 7 (3.10%) HP
7 6 (2.65%) Google
7 6 (2.65%) Zend
8 5 (2.21%) PayPal
8 5 (2.21%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.77%) IBM
9 4 (1.77%) SAP
10 3 (1.33%) Perforce
10 3 (1.33%) Sage
10 3 (1.33%) Twitter
11 2 (0.88%) Infor
11 2 (0.88%) Lotus
11 2 (0.88%) VMware
11 2 (0.88%) Xamarin