Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 66 54
Rank change year-on-year -54 -12 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 186 368 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.37% 3.78% 4.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.23% 10.11% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 161 325 438
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%

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 2,985 3,639 4,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.05% 37.36% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,443 3,133 3,549
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -40 135 £45,000 -5.26% 29
South Yorkshire -24 22 £52,500 +23.53% 7
North Yorkshire -6 20 £34,500 -13.75% 8
East Yorkshire -13 9 £37,000 +39.62% 5
XML
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 106 (56.99%) SQL
2 98 (52.69%) JavaScript
2 98 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (49.46%) .NET
4 89 (47.85%) Web Services
5 85 (45.70%) C#
6 70 (37.63%) SOAP
7 68 (36.56%) Scrum
8 67 (36.02%) HTML
9 61 (32.80%) JSON
10 60 (32.26%) CSS
11 55 (29.57%) ASP.NET
12 54 (29.03%) SQL Server
13 51 (27.42%) Java
14 50 (26.88%) jQuery
15 42 (22.58%) REST
16 41 (22.04%) Finance
17 40 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (19.89%) Windows
19 36 (19.35%) Microsoft
20 35 (18.82%) MVC
21 33 (17.74%) T-SQL
22 32 (17.20%) Software Engineering
23 31 (16.67%) XSLT
23 31 (16.67%) Git (software)
24 30 (16.13%) UML
25 29 (15.59%) OO
25 29 (15.59%) IIS
25 29 (15.59%) Test Automation
26 28 (15.05%) RESTful

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 29 (15.59%) IIS
2 14 (7.53%) Confluence
3 11 (5.91%) CMS
4 9 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (3.76%) Apache
6 5 (2.69%) nginx
7 4 (2.15%) concrete5
7 4 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.15%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.15%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.61%) ColdFusion
8 3 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.54%) SAS
10 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.54%) FileZilla
2 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Magento
2 3 (1.61%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.08%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (1.08%) Elite 3E
3 2 (1.08%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.08%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.54%) assyst
4 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (9.68%) Sage Pay
4 7 (3.76%) SaaS
5 6 (3.23%) PaaS
6 5 (2.69%) npm
7 4 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.15%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.15%) Apigee
8 3 (1.61%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.54%) GitHub
9 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.60%) FTP
2 9 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.76%) VPN
4 6 (3.23%) HTTP
4 6 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (2.69%) DNS
6 4 (2.15%) 4G
6 4 (2.15%) Firewall
6 4 (2.15%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.15%) SSL
7 3 (1.61%) Internet
8 2 (1.08%) SMTP
9 1 (0.54%) BGP
9 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.54%) DHCP
9 1 (0.54%) MPLS
9 1 (0.54%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (10.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (9.68%) MySQL
5 10 (5.38%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.38%) Redis
6 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.69%) Big Data
8 5 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.69%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.15%) Adabas
9 4 (2.15%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (11.29%) JIRA
4 17 (9.14%) Jenkins
5 16 (8.60%) MSTest
5 16 (8.60%) NUnit
6 15 (8.06%) Selenium
6 15 (8.06%) Subversion
7 12 (6.45%) Maven
8 10 (5.38%) JUnit
9 9 (4.84%) Ant
9 9 (4.84%) Eclipse
9 9 (4.84%) Gradle
10 8 (4.30%) IntelliJ
10 8 (4.30%) Visual Studio
11 7 (3.76%) Mockito
11 7 (3.76%) SoapUI
12 6 (3.23%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.69%) JMeter
14 4 (2.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 41 (22.04%) Finance
2 20 (10.75%) Retail
3 6 (3.23%) Games
3 6 (3.23%) Marketing
4 5 (2.69%) Banking
5 3 (1.61%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (45.70%) Developer
2 25 (13.44%) Analyst
3 23 (12.37%) .NET Developer
4 20 (10.75%) Software Engineer
5 19 (10.22%) .NET Software Engineer
5 19 (10.22%) C# Software Engineer
6 18 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.60%) Architect
7 16 (8.60%) Software Developer
8 15 (8.06%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.45%) Applications Developer
9 12 (6.45%) Lead Developer
10 11 (5.91%) Tester
11 10 (5.38%) Automation Tester
12 9 (4.84%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.84%) Business Analyst
13 8 (4.30%) Technical Architect
14 7 (3.76%) .NET Applications Developer
14 7 (3.76%) Senior Java Developer
15 6 (3.23%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (49.46%) .NET
2 89 (47.85%) Web Services
3 70 (37.63%) SOAP
4 67 (36.02%) HTML
5 61 (32.80%) JSON
6 60 (32.26%) CSS
7 55 (29.57%) ASP.NET
8 50 (26.88%) jQuery
9 42 (22.58%) REST
10 31 (16.67%) XSLT
11 28 (15.05%) RESTful
12 27 (14.52%) WCF
13 22 (11.83%) .NET Framework
14 18 (9.68%) LINQ
14 18 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (9.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (9.14%) WPF
16 16 (8.60%) Silverlight
16 16 (8.60%) WF
17 14 (7.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.29%) Mobile App
2 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (3.76%) User Experience
4 6 (3.23%) Fintech
5 4 (2.15%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.54%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.89%) Windows
2 14 (7.53%) Linux
3 13 (6.99%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.23%) Unix
5 4 (2.15%) CentOS
5 4 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (36.56%) Scrum
3 40 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (18.82%) MVC
5 32 (17.20%) Software Engineering
6 30 (16.13%) UML
7 29 (15.59%) OO
7 29 (15.59%) Test Automation
8 20 (10.75%) SOA
9 19 (10.22%) MVVM
9 19 (10.22%) SDLC
10 18 (9.68%) Service Delivery
11 17 (9.14%) Mentoring
11 17 (9.14%) Web Development
12 16 (8.60%) DSDM
12 16 (8.60%) RUP
12 16 (8.60%) Software Testing
12 16 (8.60%) Use Case
13 14 (7.53%) Waterfall
14 13 (6.99%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (56.99%) SQL
2 98 (52.69%) JavaScript
3 85 (45.70%) C#
4 51 (27.42%) Java
5 33 (17.74%) T-SQL
6 19 (10.22%) PL/SQL
7 16 (8.60%) C++
8 13 (6.99%) PHP
9 8 (4.30%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.76%) Java 8
10 7 (3.76%) Python
11 5 (2.69%) VB
11 5 (2.69%) VBScript
12 4 (2.15%) VBA
13 3 (1.61%) VB6
13 3 (1.61%) XPath
14 2 (1.08%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.08%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (1.08%) CFML
14 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (9.14%) Degree
2 13 (6.99%) ISEB
3 12 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 10 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (3.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.29%) QA
2 4 (2.15%) HL7
3 3 (1.61%) SNOMED CT
4 2 (1.08%) GDPR
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.15%) Docker
1 4 (2.15%) Varnish
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) SCOM
2 1 (0.54%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) CFEngine
2 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.83%) Oracle
3 15 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (7.53%) Telerik
5 8 (4.30%) IBM
6 6 (3.23%) Perforce
7 5 (2.69%) Google
7 5 (2.69%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.69%) Zend
8 4 (2.15%) PayPal
8 4 (2.15%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.15%) webMethods
9 3 (1.61%) Sage
9 3 (1.61%) SAP
9 3 (1.61%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.08%) Infor
10 2 (1.08%) Intapp
10 2 (1.08%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.54%) Databricks
11 1 (0.54%) Magma