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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 44 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 85 120 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.84% 7.67% 9.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.47% 17.80% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 102 167
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
741 674 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.15% 43.09% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 597 624 906
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 19 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 114 (57.00%) HTML
2 104 (52.00%) SQL
3 97 (48.50%) Java
4 78 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (38.50%) JavaScript
6 66 (33.00%) Degree
7 56 (28.00%) C#
8 47 (23.50%) PHP
9 45 (22.50%) C++
9 45 (22.50%) CSS
10 43 (21.50%) MySQL
11 42 (21.00%) .NET
11 42 (21.00%) SQL Server
12 38 (19.00%) XSLT
13 37 (18.50%) Scrum
13 37 (18.50%) Software Engineering
14 35 (17.50%) Python
15 31 (15.50%) Tomcat
15 31 (15.50%) Windows
16 28 (14.00%) Perl
16 28 (14.00%) Apache
17 27 (13.50%) MVC
17 27 (13.50%) jQuery
18 26 (13.00%) WCF
18 26 (13.00%) TDD
18 26 (13.00%) Subversion
19 25 (12.50%) Finance
19 25 (12.50%) Linux
20 24 (12.00%) OO
20 24 (12.00%) C

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (15.50%) Tomcat
2 28 (14.00%) Apache
3 16 (8.00%) CMS
4 15 (7.50%) IIS
5 12 (6.00%) Drupal
6 5 (2.50%) Node.js
7 4 (2.00%) Documentum
7 4 (2.00%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.00%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.50%) MS Office
2 7 (3.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.00%) CubeCart
2 2 (1.00%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.00%) SaaS
2 5 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.00%) Internet
2 12 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.50%) SMS
4 6 (3.00%) SMPP
4 6 (3.00%) Wireless
4 6 (3.00%) NFC
5 5 (2.50%) HTTP
6 4 (2.00%) VLAN
6 4 (2.00%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.00%) NAS
6 4 (2.00%) IPv6
7 2 (1.00%) ASN.1
7 2 (1.00%) Modbus
8 1 (0.50%) LTE
8 1 (0.50%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.50%) MySQL
2 42 (21.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.00%) Big Data
6 3 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.00%) SQLite
7 2 (1.00%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (13.00%) Subversion
2 22 (11.00%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.50%) NUnit
4 13 (6.50%) JIRA
4 13 (6.50%) Git (software)
5 12 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.00%) MSTest
5 12 (6.00%) Eclipse
6 11 (5.50%) Selenium
7 10 (5.00%) Firebug
7 10 (5.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (4.00%) JUnit
9 6 (3.00%) WiX
9 6 (3.00%) MSBuild
10 5 (2.50%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.50%) Grunt
10 5 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (2.50%) Fiddler
11 4 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 25 (12.50%) Finance
2 11 (5.50%) Publishing
3 10 (5.00%) Banking
3 10 (5.00%) Multimedia
4 8 (4.00%) Electronics
5 6 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.50%) Marketing
6 5 (2.50%) Retail
7 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (65.00%) Developer
2 42 (21.00%) Java Developer
3 28 (14.00%) Software Engineer
4 22 (11.00%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.00%) PHP Developer
5 17 (8.50%) C# Developer
6 16 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 12 (6.00%) Test Engineer
7 12 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (5.50%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.50%) DBA
8 11 (5.50%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.00%) Graduate
10 9 (4.50%) Analyst
11 8 (4.00%) Author
11 8 (4.00%) Technical Author
11 8 (4.00%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
11 8 (4.00%) SQL DBA
11 8 (4.00%) Senior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.00%) HTML
2 45 (22.50%) CSS
3 42 (21.00%) .NET
4 38 (19.00%) XSLT
5 27 (13.50%) jQuery
6 26 (13.00%) WCF
7 22 (11.00%) ASP.NET
8 20 (10.00%) JSP
8 20 (10.00%) LINQ
9 18 (9.00%) Web Services
9 18 (9.00%) .NET Framework
9 18 (9.00%) JSON
10 17 (8.50%) SOAP
11 16 (8.00%) XSL
12 15 (7.50%) REST
13 13 (6.50%) HTML5
13 13 (6.50%) Ajax
14 12 (6.00%) AngularJS
15 11 (5.50%) Spring
15 11 (5.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.50%) User Experience
2 15 (7.50%) N-Tier
3 12 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.50%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.00%) Grid Computing
6 6 (3.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.00%) Open Source
7 4 (2.00%) Blog
7 4 (2.00%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.50%) Social Media
9 2 (1.00%) PKI
9 2 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.00%) Replication
9 2 (1.00%) iPhone
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.50%) Windows
2 25 (12.50%) Linux
3 23 (11.50%) UNIX
4 16 (8.00%) Android
5 13 (6.50%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.50%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.50%) Scrum
2 37 (18.50%) Software Engineering
3 27 (13.50%) MVC
4 26 (13.00%) TDD
5 24 (12.00%) OO
6 21 (10.50%) Content Management
6 21 (10.50%) Mentoring
7 15 (7.50%) Web Development
8 14 (7.00%) Test Automation
9 13 (6.50%) Multithreading
9 13 (6.50%) BDD
10 11 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.00%) SEO
12 9 (4.50%) Regression Testing
12 9 (4.50%) Rapid Prototyping
13 8 (4.00%) Web Application Development
13 8 (4.00%) OOP
14 7 (3.50%) Software Testing
14 7 (3.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 104 (52.00%) SQL
2 97 (48.50%) Java
3 77 (38.50%) JavaScript
4 56 (28.00%) C#
5 47 (23.50%) PHP
6 45 (22.50%) C++
7 35 (17.50%) Python
8 28 (14.00%) Perl
9 24 (12.00%) C
10 17 (8.50%) VB
11 16 (8.00%) PowerShell
12 12 (6.00%) PL/SQL
13 11 (5.50%) T-SQL
14 8 (4.00%) Tcl
15 6 (3.00%) XAML
15 6 (3.00%) Objective-C
16 5 (2.50%) Delphi
17 4 (2.00%) Erlang
18 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
19 2 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (33.00%) Degree
2 6 (3.00%) ISEB
3 5 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.50%) HNC
5 2 (1.00%) APMP
6 1 (0.50%) HND
6 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.50%) QA
2 6 (3.00%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) OpenSSO
2 5 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (10.00%) Oracle
2 12 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.00%) Telerik
4 4 (2.00%) JBoss
4 4 (2.00%) Adobe
4 4 (2.00%) EMC
5 3 (1.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.00%) Twitter
6 2 (1.00%) Zend
7 1 (0.50%) Facebook
7 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.50%) Perforce
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,923 to £39,253 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
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Cambridge University Press
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