The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 40 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 83 108 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.14% 7.52% 10.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.44% 18.12% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 68 90 165
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
XML
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
667 596 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.30% 41.48% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 551 522 694
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

XML
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

XML Salary Trend in Cambridge

XML
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 107 (58.47%) HTML
2 77 (42.08%) Java
3 69 (37.70%) SQL
3 69 (37.70%) Degree
4 63 (34.43%) C++
5 61 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 60 (32.79%) C#
7 54 (29.51%) Software Engineering
8 52 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (26.78%) .NET
10 47 (25.68%) CSS
10 47 (25.68%) Python
11 43 (23.50%) C
12 42 (22.95%) Visual Studio
13 41 (22.40%) SQL Server
14 40 (21.86%) Perl
15 36 (19.67%) XSLT
15 36 (19.67%) OO
16 32 (17.49%) Linux
17 30 (16.39%) UNIX
17 30 (16.39%) Scrum
18 29 (15.85%) ASP.NET
19 28 (15.30%) TDD
20 27 (14.75%) Eclipse
21 26 (14.21%) PHP
21 26 (14.21%) Content Management
21 26 (14.21%) Computer Science
22 25 (13.66%) WCF
22 25 (13.66%) Windows
23 24 (13.11%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (4.37%) Documentum
2 6 (3.28%) Drupal
2 6 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.73%) LiveCycle
4 4 (2.19%) IIS
5 2 (1.09%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.09%) CMS
5 2 (1.09%) Apache
5 2 (1.09%) Node.js
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.55%) SAS
6 1 (0.55%) JBoss
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.65%) Internet
2 12 (6.56%) HTTP
3 11 (6.01%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.46%) Wireless
5 8 (4.37%) SMPP
5 8 (4.37%) SMS
5 8 (4.37%) NFC
6 3 (1.64%) NAS
6 3 (1.64%) Intranet
6 3 (1.64%) IPv6
6 3 (1.64%) Firewall
6 3 (1.64%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.64%) VLAN
7 1 (0.55%) LTE
7 1 (0.55%) AMQP
7 1 (0.55%) MQTT
7 1 (0.55%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.55%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.92%) MySQL
5 8 (4.37%) QlikView
6 7 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.73%) Spotfire
8 4 (2.19%) Big Data
9 2 (1.09%) Firebird
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (22.95%) Visual Studio
2 27 (14.75%) Eclipse
3 17 (9.29%) Selenium
4 15 (8.20%) JIRA
5 14 (7.65%) JUnit
6 13 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (6.56%) Jenkins
8 10 (5.46%) Ant
8 10 (5.46%) MSBuild
8 10 (5.46%) WiX
9 9 (4.92%) NUnit
10 8 (4.37%) TestNG
10 8 (4.37%) MSTest
11 7 (3.83%) WebDriver
12 6 (3.28%) Subversion
13 4 (2.19%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (2.19%) Git (software)
13 4 (2.19%) GCC
14 3 (1.64%) Bugzilla
15 2 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 24 (13.11%) Finance
2 19 (10.38%) Electronics
3 11 (6.01%) Banking
3 11 (6.01%) Multimedia
4 9 (4.92%) Publishing
5 5 (2.73%) Retail
6 4 (2.19%) Automotive
6 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.64%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 94 (51.37%) Developer
2 45 (24.59%) Software Engineer
3 34 (18.58%) Software Developer
4 22 (12.02%) Java Developer
5 20 (10.93%) Author
5 20 (10.93%) Technical Author
6 19 (10.38%) Senior Technical Author
7 16 (8.74%) Test Engineer
8 15 (8.20%) Analyst
9 13 (7.10%) Software Test Engineer
9 13 (7.10%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.46%) Graduate
10 10 (5.46%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Test Analyst
12 7 (3.83%) Development Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (3.83%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.83%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) Test Development Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (58.47%) HTML
2 49 (26.78%) .NET
3 47 (25.68%) CSS
4 36 (19.67%) XSLT
5 29 (15.85%) ASP.NET
6 25 (13.66%) WCF
7 24 (13.11%) SOAP
8 22 (12.02%) Web Services
9 15 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (7.65%) LINQ
10 14 (7.65%) jQuery
11 13 (7.10%) XSL
12 12 (6.56%) HTML5
12 12 (6.56%) .NET Framework
13 11 (6.01%) J2EE
14 10 (5.46%) Ajax
14 10 (5.46%) Java ME
15 9 (4.92%) JSP
16 8 (4.37%) JDBC
16 8 (4.37%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.21%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.20%) Algorithms
3 14 (7.65%) User Experience
3 14 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.37%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.28%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.73%) Open Source
6 5 (2.73%) Statistics
7 4 (2.19%) Ontologies
7 4 (2.19%) Informatics
7 4 (2.19%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.64%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.64%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.09%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.49%) Linux
2 30 (16.39%) UNIX
3 25 (13.66%) Windows
4 13 (7.10%) Android
5 9 (4.92%) Windows Phone
6 8 (4.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.51%) Software Engineering
2 52 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.67%) OO
4 30 (16.39%) Scrum
5 28 (15.30%) TDD
6 26 (14.21%) Content Management
7 24 (13.11%) MVC
8 20 (10.93%) Mentoring
8 20 (10.93%) Coaching
9 17 (9.29%) Test Automation
10 13 (7.10%) OOD
11 12 (6.56%) Test Scripting
11 12 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.56%) Multithreading
12 10 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.46%) Regression Testing
13 9 (4.92%) Project Management
13 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2
14 8 (4.37%) Data Modelling
14 8 (4.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 77 (42.08%) Java
2 69 (37.70%) SQL
3 63 (34.43%) C++
4 61 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 60 (32.79%) C#
6 47 (25.68%) Python
7 43 (23.50%) C
8 40 (21.86%) Perl
9 26 (14.21%) PHP
10 16 (8.74%) PowerShell
11 14 (7.65%) T-SQL
12 13 (7.10%) PL/SQL
13 8 (4.37%) VB.NET
13 8 (4.37%) Shell Script
13 8 (4.37%) XAML
14 6 (3.28%) Groovy
15 5 (2.73%) Ruby
16 4 (2.19%) VBA
17 3 (1.64%) Bash Shell
17 3 (1.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 69 (37.70%) Degree
2 6 (3.28%) ISTQB
2 6 (3.28%) ISEB
3 5 (2.73%) APMP
4 1 (0.55%) HNC
4 1 (0.55%) HND
4 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.65%) QA
2 8 (4.37%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.55%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 5 (2.73%) vSphere
2 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (13.11%) Oracle
2 20 (10.93%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.37%) Telerik
4 5 (2.73%) EMC
4 5 (2.73%) Adobe
5 4 (2.19%) Perforce
5 4 (2.19%) Facebook
6 3 (1.64%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.64%) Google
7 2 (1.09%) VMware
7 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.09%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.55%) Tableau
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
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Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
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Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
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