Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 45 40
Rank change year-on-year -38 -5 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 325 558 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.25% 5.21% 6.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.41% 13.86% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 289 469 604
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,329 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 3,864 4,027 5,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.63% 37.58% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,415 3,595 4,267
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.37% +3.11%

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 21 February 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 21 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
West Yorkshire -27 246 £47,000 +4.44% 37
East Yorkshire +6 24 £25,000 -16.67% 7
North Yorkshire -45 19 £35,750 +2.14% 10
South Yorkshire -29 18 £52,500 +56.72% 3
Humberside - 7 £30,000 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 185 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (56.62%) SQL
3 157 (48.31%) JavaScript
4 154 (47.38%) Java
5 152 (46.77%) Web Services
6 151 (46.46%) HTML
7 140 (43.08%) .NET
8 136 (41.85%) C#
9 112 (34.46%) CSS
10 102 (31.38%) SOAP
11 91 (28.00%) JSON
12 83 (25.54%) OO
13 77 (23.69%) SQL Server
14 76 (23.38%) jQuery
15 75 (23.08%) T-SQL
16 72 (22.15%) Scrum
17 69 (21.23%) Test Automation
18 66 (20.31%) RESTful
19 64 (19.69%) ASP.NET
20 55 (16.92%) REST
21 54 (16.62%) Finance
22 52 (16.00%) Git (software)
23 51 (15.69%) Microsoft
24 49 (15.08%) Spring
24 49 (15.08%) Software Engineering
25 48 (14.77%) MySQL
26 47 (14.46%) PHP
26 47 (14.46%) MVC
27 45 (13.85%) WPF
28 44 (13.54%) Visual Studio

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 16 (4.92%) WebSphere
2 15 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 13 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.69%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.77%) CMS
6 7 (2.15%) Apache
6 7 (2.15%) Oracle 9iAS
6 7 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.54%) IIS
8 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.23%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.23%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.62%) Jetty
9 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.62%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.46%) Office 365
3 4 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.23%) npm
4 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.92%) GitHub
4 3 (0.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.54%) HTTP
2 4 (1.23%) Internet
3 3 (0.92%) PPP
4 2 (0.62%) Skype
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (23.69%) SQL Server
2 48 (14.77%) MySQL
3 34 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.31%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.38%) Big Data
7 7 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.85%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.23%) QlikView
10 4 (1.23%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.92%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.62%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 52 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 44 (13.54%) Visual Studio
3 35 (10.77%) Selenium
4 34 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (9.54%) NUnit
6 24 (7.38%) Cucumber
7 22 (6.77%) MSTest
8 21 (6.46%) JUnit
8 21 (6.46%) SpecFlow
9 20 (6.15%) Maven
10 19 (5.85%) FitNesse
11 16 (4.92%) Mockito
12 14 (4.31%) tSQLt
13 13 (4.00%) Eclipse
14 12 (3.69%) Subversion
15 9 (2.77%) Appium
15 9 (2.77%) Calabash
15 9 (2.77%) Jenkins
15 9 (2.77%) JIRA
16 6 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (16.62%) Finance
2 25 (7.69%) Advertising
3 24 (7.38%) Retail
4 5 (1.54%) Marketing
5 4 (1.23%) Billing
5 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.92%) Banking
6 3 (0.92%) Law
6 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.31%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 205 (63.08%) Developer
2 50 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 48 (14.77%) .NET Developer
4 35 (10.77%) C# Developer
5 31 (9.54%) Analyst
5 31 (9.54%) PHP Developer
5 31 (9.54%) Senior Developer
6 29 (8.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (8.62%) Software Engineer
8 25 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
9 23 (7.08%) C# Software Engineer
10 21 (6.46%) Architect
11 20 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (6.15%) Test Engineer
12 19 (5.85%) Software Developer
13 17 (5.23%) Test Analyst
13 17 (5.23%) VB.NET Developer
13 17 (5.23%) Web Developer
14 15 (4.62%) Principal Engineer
14 15 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (46.77%) Web Services
2 151 (46.46%) HTML
3 140 (43.08%) .NET
4 112 (34.46%) CSS
5 102 (31.38%) SOAP
6 91 (28.00%) JSON
7 76 (23.38%) jQuery
8 66 (20.31%) RESTful
9 64 (19.69%) ASP.NET
10 55 (16.92%) REST
11 49 (15.08%) Spring
12 45 (13.85%) WPF
13 44 (13.54%) XSD
14 39 (12.00%) XSLT
15 37 (11.38%) HTML5
16 34 (10.46%) .NET Framework
17 32 (9.85%) WCF
18 31 (9.54%) WSDL
19 29 (8.92%) Hibernate
20 28 (8.62%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.77%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.54%) User Experience
3 11 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.15%) NHS
6 6 (1.85%) AS400
6 6 (1.85%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.23%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.23%) W3C
8 3 (0.92%) Fintech
8 3 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.62%) Replication
9 2 (0.62%) Semantic Web
9 2 (0.62%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.31%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.08%) Linux
2 17 (5.23%) Windows
3 13 (4.00%) Android
4 7 (2.15%) Unix
5 6 (1.85%) AIX
5 6 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.85%) Solaris
5 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (25.54%) OO
3 72 (22.15%) Scrum
4 69 (21.23%) Test Automation
5 49 (15.08%) Software Engineering
6 47 (14.46%) MVC
7 43 (13.23%) E-Commerce
8 36 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (11.08%) SDLC
8 36 (11.08%) Web Development
9 33 (10.15%) UML
10 29 (8.92%) SOA
11 28 (8.62%) DSDM
11 28 (8.62%) TDD
12 27 (8.31%) BDD
12 27 (8.31%) RUP
13 26 (8.00%) MVVM
13 26 (8.00%) OOP
14 24 (7.38%) Service Delivery
15 22 (6.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 184 (56.62%) SQL
2 157 (48.31%) JavaScript
3 154 (47.38%) Java
4 136 (41.85%) C#
5 75 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 47 (14.46%) PHP
7 41 (12.62%) C++
8 27 (8.31%) PL/SQL
9 21 (6.46%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.77%) Python
10 9 (2.77%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.85%) Assembly Language
11 6 (1.85%) XAML
12 5 (1.54%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.54%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.23%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.23%) C
13 4 (1.23%) XPath
14 3 (0.92%) Perl
14 3 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (9.85%) Degree
2 11 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.46%) ISEB
4 6 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.23%) PMP
6 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) APMP
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.46%) QA
2 9 (2.77%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.15%) HL7
4 4 (1.23%) GCP
4 4 (1.23%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.92%) Docker
2 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.62%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.62%) HDFS
2 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.92%) Plesk
2 2 (0.62%) Oozie
3 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.54%) Oracle
3 21 (6.46%) Google
4 15 (4.62%) Twitter
5 8 (2.46%) IBM
5 8 (2.46%) webMethods
6 7 (2.15%) BEA
6 7 (2.15%) DevExpress
6 7 (2.15%) SAP
7 5 (1.54%) Zend
8 4 (1.23%) Apple
8 4 (1.23%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.23%) Perforce
8 4 (1.23%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.92%) hybris
10 2 (0.62%) Nintex
11 1 (0.31%) HP
11 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.31%) Symantec