The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 29 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.67% 0.84% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 3.03% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £26,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.80% +15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.46% 27.62% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 55
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

XML
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

XML Salary Trend in Aberdeen

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) OOP
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (40.00%) Document Management
5 4 (40.00%) Intranet
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Nintex
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) Adobe
8 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
8 1 (10.00%) Flash
8 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) MySQL
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) XSD
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) VLE
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) Document Management
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Nintex
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Blackboard
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow