The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 40 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 6 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.81% 1.86% 9.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 7.23% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 35
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 83 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.54% 25.78% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 64 64 100
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Scotland

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 17 April 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
3 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) VLE
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
1 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
1 2 (28.57%) VLE
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) OOP
1 2 (28.57%) OOD
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Intergraph
3 1 (14.29%) AVEVA
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago