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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 35 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 101 118 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.00% 7.95% 9.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.98% 19.12% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80 89 161
Average salary £39,300 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,565 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +0.17%
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
632 617 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.57% 41.58% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 528 514 818
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 124 (63.92%) HTML
2 93 (47.94%) Java
3 86 (44.33%) SQL
4 83 (42.78%) Degree
5 75 (38.66%) JavaScript
6 71 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (34.02%) C#
8 59 (30.41%) C++
9 52 (26.80%) .NET
10 47 (24.23%) Software Engineering
11 43 (22.16%) CSS
12 39 (20.10%) Finance
13 38 (19.59%) Perl
13 38 (19.59%) Python
14 37 (19.07%) PHP
15 35 (18.04%) Visual Studio
16 34 (17.53%) SQL Server
16 34 (17.53%) C
16 34 (17.53%) UNIX
16 34 (17.53%) Scrum
16 34 (17.53%) MVC
17 32 (16.49%) ASP.NET
18 31 (15.98%) TDD
19 30 (15.46%) WCF
20 29 (14.95%) XSLT
21 25 (12.89%) Windows
21 25 (12.89%) Linux
21 25 (12.89%) OO
22 24 (12.37%) Computer Science
22 24 (12.37%) Content Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 17 (8.76%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.70%) Drupal
3 8 (4.12%) IIS
4 7 (3.61%) CMS
5 5 (2.58%) LiveCycle
5 5 (2.58%) Apache
5 5 (2.58%) Documentum
6 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.55%) Node.js
8 2 (1.03%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.52%) WordPress
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (5.67%) MS Office
2 7 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.58%) SaaS
2 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) Internet
2 13 (6.70%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.64%) SMS
3 9 (4.64%) Wireless
4 8 (4.12%) SMPP
4 8 (4.12%) NFC
5 6 (3.09%) HTTP
6 4 (2.06%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.06%) NAS
6 4 (2.06%) VLAN
6 4 (2.06%) IPv6
7 2 (1.03%) Firewall
8 1 (0.52%) WCDMA
8 1 (0.52%) Modbus
8 1 (0.52%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.70%) MySQL
4 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.61%) QlikView
5 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.06%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.03%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Firebird
8 1 (0.52%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (18.04%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.31%) JIRA
3 18 (9.28%) Selenium
4 16 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (8.25%) Eclipse
5 14 (7.22%) NUnit
6 13 (6.70%) JUnit
7 12 (6.19%) MSTest
8 10 (5.15%) WiX
8 10 (5.15%) MSBuild
8 10 (5.15%) Jenkins
8 10 (5.15%) TestNG
9 9 (4.64%) WebDriver
9 9 (4.64%) Subversion
10 6 (3.09%) Ant
11 5 (2.58%) Git (software)
12 4 (2.06%) Firebug
13 3 (1.55%) Fiddler
13 3 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (1.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (20.10%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Banking
3 13 (6.70%) Electronics
3 13 (6.70%) Multimedia
4 11 (5.67%) Publishing
5 6 (3.09%) Retail
6 5 (2.58%) Marketing
7 4 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.55%) Automotive
9 2 (1.03%) Games
10 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (53.61%) Developer
2 39 (20.10%) Software Engineer
3 31 (15.98%) Software Developer
3 31 (15.98%) Java Developer
4 17 (8.76%) Test Engineer
5 16 (8.25%) Analyst
6 14 (7.22%) Author
6 14 (7.22%) Technical Author
7 13 (6.70%) Senior Developer
7 13 (6.70%) Test Analyst
7 13 (6.70%) Software Test Engineer
7 13 (6.70%) Senior Technical Author
8 12 (6.19%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.19%) Graduate
9 11 (5.67%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.67%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.64%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (4.64%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.12%) Software Development Engineer
11 8 (4.12%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (63.92%) HTML
2 52 (26.80%) .NET
3 43 (22.16%) CSS
4 32 (16.49%) ASP.NET
5 30 (15.46%) WCF
6 29 (14.95%) XSLT
7 20 (10.31%) LINQ
7 20 (10.31%) Web Services
8 18 (9.28%) .NET Framework
9 16 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (7.22%) HTML5
10 14 (7.22%) jQuery
11 11 (5.67%) Ajax
11 11 (5.67%) XSL
11 11 (5.67%) STL
11 11 (5.67%) MFC
11 11 (5.67%) AngularJS
12 10 (5.15%) J2EE
12 10 (5.15%) SOAP
12 10 (5.15%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.37%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.82%) User Experience
3 18 (9.28%) Algorithms
4 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.73%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.64%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.12%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.61%) Open Source
9 6 (3.09%) Visualisation
9 6 (3.09%) Grid Computing
10 4 (2.06%) Statistics
10 4 (2.06%) Ontologies
10 4 (2.06%) Informatics
10 4 (2.06%) Blog
10 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.03%) Smart Meter
12 2 (1.03%) Social Media
12 2 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.53%) UNIX
2 25 (12.89%) Windows
2 25 (12.89%) Linux
3 14 (7.22%) Android
4 9 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.12%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (24.23%) Software Engineering
3 34 (17.53%) Scrum
3 34 (17.53%) MVC
4 31 (15.98%) TDD
5 25 (12.89%) OO
6 24 (12.37%) Content Management
7 19 (9.79%) Test Automation
8 18 (9.28%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.73%) BDD
10 14 (7.22%) Coaching
10 14 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.19%) Multithreading
11 12 (6.19%) Test Scripting
12 11 (5.67%) Regression Testing
13 10 (5.15%) Software Testing
13 10 (5.15%) Web Development
14 9 (4.64%) Manual Testing
15 8 (4.12%) PRINCE2
15 8 (4.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 93 (47.94%) Java
2 86 (44.33%) SQL
3 75 (38.66%) JavaScript
4 66 (34.02%) C#
5 59 (30.41%) C++
6 38 (19.59%) Perl
6 38 (19.59%) Python
7 37 (19.07%) PHP
8 34 (17.53%) C
9 21 (10.82%) PowerShell
10 12 (6.19%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.15%) PL/SQL
12 9 (4.64%) VB.NET
13 8 (4.12%) XAML
14 7 (3.61%) VB
15 5 (2.58%) Delphi
15 5 (2.58%) Ruby
15 5 (2.58%) Groovy
16 4 (2.06%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (42.78%) Degree
2 7 (3.61%) ISEB
3 5 (2.58%) APMP
4 4 (2.06%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.03%) HNC
7 1 (0.52%) HND
7 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.76%) QA
2 8 (4.12%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.52%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) vSphere
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (8.76%) Oracle
2 15 (7.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.12%) Telerik
4 5 (2.58%) Adobe
4 5 (2.58%) EMC
5 4 (2.06%) Facebook
6 2 (1.03%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.03%) Perforce
7 1 (0.52%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27k-35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, shares, health insurance
Posted: 26 days ago