Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 46 35
Rank change year-on-year -53 -11 +10
Permanent jobs citing XML 273 603 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.83% 5.63% 6.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.32% 13.63% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 250 478 597
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 3,731 4,424 4,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.62% 41.34% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,294 3,866 4,043
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -43 210 £47,000 +4.44% 31
East Yorkshire +10 20 £35,500 +22.41% 5
North Yorkshire -49 19 £37,000 +5.71% 7
South Yorkshire -28 14 £36,500 -14.12% 1
Humberside - 2 £30,000 -
XML
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 168 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (48.72%) SQL
3 131 (47.99%) Java
4 128 (46.89%) Web Services
5 120 (43.96%) JavaScript
6 102 (37.36%) JSON
7 99 (36.26%) .NET
8 95 (34.80%) HTML
9 94 (34.43%) SOAP
10 92 (33.70%) C#
11 91 (33.33%) CSS
12 78 (28.57%) RESTful
13 73 (26.74%) SQL Server
14 61 (22.34%) Finance
15 59 (21.61%) OO
16 57 (20.88%) jQuery
17 53 (19.41%) T-SQL
18 52 (19.05%) Microsoft
18 52 (19.05%) Scrum
18 52 (19.05%) Spring
19 51 (18.68%) Software Engineering
19 51 (18.68%) Test Automation
20 50 (18.32%) REST
21 42 (15.38%) SDLC
22 41 (15.02%) Git (software)
23 39 (14.29%) E-Commerce
24 37 (13.55%) MVC
25 36 (13.19%) ASP.NET
26 35 (12.82%) UML
27 33 (12.09%) MySQL

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 11 (4.03%) IIS
2 10 (3.66%) CMS
3 9 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.93%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.20%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.83%) JBoss
6 5 (1.83%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.83%) WordPress
7 4 (1.47%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.47%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.10%) Apache
9 2 (0.73%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.37%) Confluence
10 1 (0.37%) Drupal
10 1 (0.37%) Jetty
10 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.37%) HipChat
4 1 (0.37%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) assyst
2 2 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.20%) Office 365
4 4 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.47%) Serverless
5 3 (1.10%) GitHub
5 3 (1.10%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Boomi
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) npm
6 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.56%) HTTP
2 5 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.47%) DHCP
3 4 (1.47%) DNS
4 3 (1.10%) Firewall
4 3 (1.10%) FTP
4 3 (1.10%) RTP
5 2 (0.73%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) SMS
6 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.09%) MySQL
3 25 (9.16%) NoSQL
4 16 (5.86%) Big Data
4 16 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.30%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.93%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.20%) Apache Hive
9 6 (2.20%) Data Lake
9 6 (2.20%) HBase
9 6 (2.20%) Impala
9 6 (2.20%) MOLAP
9 6 (2.20%) OLAP
9 6 (2.20%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.20%) ROLAP
9 6 (2.20%) Sqoop
10 5 (1.83%) Redis
10 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (15.02%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.36%) JUnit
2 31 (11.36%) Maven
3 30 (10.99%) Selenium
3 30 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (10.99%) Visual Studio
4 25 (9.16%) NUnit
5 24 (8.79%) Mockito
6 20 (7.33%) MSTest
7 13 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 13 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 13 (4.76%) JIRA
8 12 (4.40%) Subversion
9 9 (3.30%) SoapUI
10 8 (2.93%) Appium
10 8 (2.93%) Eclipse
11 7 (2.56%) Calabash
11 7 (2.56%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.56%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.20%) Gradle
General
1 61 (22.34%) Finance
2 17 (6.23%) Retail
3 10 (3.66%) Advertising
4 4 (1.47%) Billing
5 3 (1.10%) Automotive
6 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 148 (54.21%) Developer
2 46 (16.85%) Java Developer
3 35 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 34 (12.45%) Software Engineer
5 31 (11.36%) Analyst
6 23 (8.42%) C# Developer
7 22 (8.06%) Architect
8 21 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 20 (7.33%) .NET Software Engineer
9 20 (7.33%) C# Software Engineer
10 19 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (6.96%) Senior Developer
11 15 (5.49%) PHP Developer
12 13 (4.76%) Test Engineer
13 11 (4.03%) Developer in Test
13 11 (4.03%) Mobile Developer
13 11 (4.03%) VB.NET Developer
14 10 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (3.30%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (46.89%) Web Services
2 102 (37.36%) JSON
3 99 (36.26%) .NET
4 95 (34.80%) HTML
5 94 (34.43%) SOAP
6 91 (33.33%) CSS
7 78 (28.57%) RESTful
8 57 (20.88%) jQuery
9 52 (19.05%) Spring
10 50 (18.32%) REST
11 36 (13.19%) ASP.NET
12 32 (11.72%) WPF
13 30 (10.99%) XSD
14 29 (10.62%) .NET Framework
15 28 (10.26%) Hibernate
16 27 (9.89%) Kafka
16 27 (9.89%) WCF
17 24 (8.79%) XSLT
18 22 (8.06%) HTML5
19 21 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.16%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (7.33%) NHS
3 20 (7.33%) User Experience
4 14 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.20%) Replication
5 6 (2.20%) Taxonomies
6 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.83%) W3C
7 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.73%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.37%) Fintech
9 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.72%) Windows
2 14 (5.13%) Android
3 11 (4.03%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.30%) Linux
4 9 (3.30%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.10%) OpenVMS
7 3 (1.10%) Unix
7 3 (1.10%) VMS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.61%) OO
3 52 (19.05%) Scrum
4 51 (18.68%) Software Engineering
4 51 (18.68%) Test Automation
5 42 (15.38%) SDLC
6 39 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 37 (13.55%) MVC
8 35 (12.82%) UML
9 30 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (10.62%) DSDM
10 29 (10.62%) RUP
11 26 (9.52%) TDD
12 23 (8.42%) SOA
13 22 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (7.69%) High Availability
14 21 (7.69%) MVVM
14 21 (7.69%) Service Delivery
15 20 (7.33%) Mentoring
15 20 (7.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 133 (48.72%) SQL
2 131 (47.99%) Java
3 120 (43.96%) JavaScript
4 92 (33.70%) C#
5 53 (19.41%) T-SQL
6 27 (9.89%) C++
7 23 (8.42%) PHP
8 21 (7.69%) PL/SQL
9 11 (4.03%) VB.NET
10 10 (3.66%) Java 8
11 8 (2.93%) Python
11 8 (2.93%) Scala
12 6 (2.20%) Groovy
12 6 (2.20%) R
12 6 (2.20%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.83%) Ruby
14 4 (1.47%) Perl
15 3 (1.10%) XAML
16 2 (0.73%) ABAP
16 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (9.16%) Degree
2 8 (2.93%) ISEB
3 7 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.47%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.47%) PMP
5 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.03%) QA
2 7 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.20%) SLA
4 4 (1.47%) GCP
4 4 (1.47%) GDPR
4 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.56%) Docker
2 6 (2.20%) Apache Flume
2 6 (2.20%) HDFS
3 4 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.20%) Oozie
3 2 (0.73%) Plesk
4 1 (0.37%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.37%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.37%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.37%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.09%) Oracle
3 15 (5.49%) Google
4 9 (3.30%) webMethods
5 8 (2.93%) Twitter
6 7 (2.56%) HP
7 5 (1.83%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (1.10%) SAP
8 3 (1.10%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.10%) Zend
9 2 (0.73%) Apple
9 2 (0.73%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.73%) hybris
9 2 (0.73%) Perforce
9 2 (0.73%) VMware
10 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.37%) Nintex
10 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.37%) Talend