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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 23 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 140 87 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.19% 5.29% 7.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.72% 12.54% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 114 73 88
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
710 694 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.59% 42.21% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 601 577 519
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 125 (62.81%) SQL
2 117 (58.79%) HTML
3 109 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (45.23%) JavaScript
5 78 (39.20%) C#
6 72 (36.18%) .NET
7 70 (35.18%) Java
8 69 (34.67%) CSS
9 65 (32.66%) Software Engineering
10 56 (28.14%) MVC
11 55 (27.64%) XSLT
11 55 (27.64%) jQuery
12 54 (27.14%) JSON
13 48 (24.12%) Degree
14 47 (23.62%) QA
15 46 (23.12%) SOAP
16 45 (22.61%) Linux
17 44 (22.11%) SDLC
18 41 (20.60%) REST
19 37 (18.59%) .NET Framework
20 36 (18.09%) WCF
21 35 (17.59%) Front End Development
22 34 (17.09%) ASP.NET
23 33 (16.58%) Selenium
23 33 (16.58%) Ajax
23 33 (16.58%) Spring
23 33 (16.58%) HTML5
24 32 (16.08%) Computer Science
24 32 (16.08%) C++
25 31 (15.58%) VB.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (13.57%) CMS
2 11 (5.53%) JBoss
3 10 (5.03%) Apache
3 10 (5.03%) Documentum
4 9 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.02%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.01%) Confluence
6 2 (1.01%) IIS
6 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.01%) WordPress
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.50%) Node.js
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (3.02%) MS Office
2 3 (1.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.01%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.52%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.51%) Office 365
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.05%) HTTP
2 8 (4.02%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.51%) AMQP
3 5 (2.51%) MQTT
4 2 (1.01%) NFC
4 2 (1.01%) SMPP
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.04%) Big Data
3 13 (6.53%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.53%) MySQL
5 4 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.01%) QlikView
6 3 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.50%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (16.58%) Selenium
2 29 (14.57%) JIRA
3 25 (12.56%) Visual Studio
4 17 (8.54%) Eclipse
5 13 (6.53%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.03%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (3.52%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.52%) JUnit
9 6 (3.02%) Subversion
10 5 (2.51%) Ant
10 5 (2.51%) NUnit
11 4 (2.01%) HP UFT
11 4 (2.01%) MSTest
12 3 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.01%) MSBuild
13 2 (1.01%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.50%) Gradle
14 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (6.03%) Finance
2 11 (5.53%) Publishing
3 3 (1.51%) Banking
4 2 (1.01%) Military
4 2 (1.01%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 129 (64.82%) Developer
2 81 (40.70%) Senior Developer
3 36 (18.09%) Java Developer
4 33 (16.58%) Software Developer
5 30 (15.08%) Senior Software Developer
5 30 (15.08%) Web Developer
6 29 (14.57%) Software Engineer
7 26 (13.07%) .NET Developer
7 26 (13.07%) Senior Web Developer
8 24 (12.06%) C# Developer
8 24 (12.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (11.56%) Senior C# Developer
10 22 (11.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (10.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 17 (8.54%) Agile .NET Developer
12 17 (8.54%) Agile C# Developer
12 17 (8.54%) Agile Developer
12 17 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 17 (8.54%) Senior Agile Developer
13 16 (8.04%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (58.79%) HTML
2 72 (36.18%) .NET
3 69 (34.67%) CSS
4 55 (27.64%) jQuery
4 55 (27.64%) XSLT
5 54 (27.14%) JSON
6 46 (23.12%) SOAP
7 41 (20.60%) REST
8 37 (18.59%) .NET Framework
9 36 (18.09%) WCF
10 34 (17.09%) ASP.NET
11 33 (16.58%) Ajax
11 33 (16.58%) HTML5
11 33 (16.58%) Spring
12 31 (15.58%) Entity Framework
13 27 (13.57%) LINQ
14 23 (11.56%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (11.06%) Razor View Engine
16 21 (10.55%) JDBC
17 20 (10.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.08%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.55%) Algorithms
3 18 (9.05%) Mathematics
4 17 (8.54%) Client/Server
5 14 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (6.53%) Physics
7 10 (5.03%) User Experience
8 8 (4.02%) Smart Meter
9 5 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.01%) Biology
10 4 (2.01%) Data Integration
10 4 (2.01%) Life Science
11 3 (1.51%) Raspberry Pi
12 2 (1.01%) BBC
13 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.50%) DataPower
13 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.61%) Linux
2 20 (10.05%) Windows
3 9 (4.52%) Unix
4 4 (2.01%) Android
4 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.01%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (32.66%) Software Engineering
3 56 (28.14%) MVC
4 44 (22.11%) SDLC
5 35 (17.59%) Front End Development
6 24 (12.06%) Content Management
7 22 (11.06%) Automated Testing
7 22 (11.06%) TDD
8 21 (10.55%) OO
8 21 (10.55%) Unit Testing
9 19 (9.55%) Scrum
10 17 (8.54%) Kanban
10 17 (8.54%) Multithreading
11 14 (7.04%) Open Source
12 13 (6.53%) Project Management
13 12 (6.03%) SOA
13 12 (6.03%) Test Automation
14 11 (5.53%) CRM
14 11 (5.53%) Document Management
15 10 (5.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 125 (62.81%) SQL
2 90 (45.23%) JavaScript
3 78 (39.20%) C#
4 70 (35.18%) Java
5 32 (16.08%) C++
6 31 (15.58%) VB.NET
7 30 (15.08%) Python
8 21 (10.55%) Perl
9 20 (10.05%) T-SQL
10 15 (7.54%) Shell Script
11 14 (7.04%) PL/SQL
12 11 (5.53%) Scala
13 9 (4.52%) PHP
14 8 (4.02%) Erlang
15 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.01%) XAML
16 2 (1.01%) XQuery
17 1 (0.50%) Groovy
17 1 (0.50%) PHP 5
17 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (24.12%) Degree
2 4 (2.01%) ISEB
2 4 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.01%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (23.62%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (4.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (13.57%) Oracle
2 15 (7.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.52%) Perforce
4 4 (2.01%) IFS
4 4 (2.01%) WorldPay
5 3 (1.51%) Nintex
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Progress
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
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Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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