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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 48 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 59 92 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.24% 5.07% 8.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.61% 11.49% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 52 76 122
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +3.06%
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
556 801 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.91% 44.13% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 503 649 656
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 82 (53.95%) HTML
2 63 (41.45%) SQL
3 58 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 47 (30.92%) C#
6 46 (30.26%) .NET
7 43 (28.29%) Degree
8 41 (26.97%) CSS
9 39 (25.66%) Java
9 39 (25.66%) XSLT
10 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 35 (23.03%) Linux
12 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
13 32 (21.05%) Python
14 28 (18.42%) Scrum
14 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
15 27 (17.76%) jQuery
15 27 (17.76%) HTML5
16 26 (17.11%) JIRA
17 25 (16.45%) Ajax
18 23 (15.13%) Test Automation
18 23 (15.13%) Finance
19 22 (14.47%) Windows
20 21 (13.82%) C++
20 21 (13.82%) PHP
21 20 (13.16%) Mentoring
22 19 (12.50%) Perl
22 19 (12.50%) Content Management
23 18 (11.84%) WCF
23 18 (11.84%) CSS3

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (9.21%) Apache
2 13 (8.55%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.29%) WordPress
5 4 (2.63%) Drupal
5 4 (2.63%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.97%) IIS
7 2 (1.32%) JBoss
7 2 (1.32%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.32%) CMS
7 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (5.92%) MS Office
1 9 (5.92%) RoboHelp
1 9 (5.92%) FrameMaker
2 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.58%) Office 365
2 7 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.97%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) HTTP
2 4 (2.63%) Internet
3 3 (1.97%) Firewall
3 3 (1.97%) SMS
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
4 1 (0.66%) Wireless
4 1 (0.66%) NFC
4 1 (0.66%) AMQP
4 1 (0.66%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.21%) MySQL
3 10 (6.58%) Big Data
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.32%) QlikView
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.32%) Firebird
7 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (17.11%) JIRA
2 16 (10.53%) Selenium
3 15 (9.87%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.24%) NUnit
4 11 (7.24%) Subversion
5 10 (6.58%) Eclipse
6 9 (5.92%) TeamCity
6 9 (5.92%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.61%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.95%) HP UFT
8 6 (3.95%) JUnit
8 6 (3.95%) MSTest
9 4 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.32%) GCC
11 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.32%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.66%) Xcode
12 1 (0.66%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (15.13%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Publishing
3 8 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.61%) Electronics
5 3 (1.97%) Law
6 2 (1.32%) Automotive
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Local Government
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (55.92%) Developer
2 34 (22.37%) Software Engineer
3 21 (13.82%) Software Developer
4 17 (11.18%) Front-End Developer
5 16 (10.53%) Author
5 16 (10.53%) Technical Author
6 15 (9.87%) Test Engineer
7 14 (9.21%) Software Test Engineer
7 14 (9.21%) Analyst
7 14 (9.21%) Programmer
8 13 (8.55%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.89%) PHP Developer
9 12 (7.89%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.58%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (6.58%) Software Programmer
11 9 (5.92%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Senior Software Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Test Analyst
12 8 (5.26%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (53.95%) HTML
2 46 (30.26%) .NET
3 41 (26.97%) CSS
4 39 (25.66%) XSLT
5 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
6 27 (17.76%) jQuery
6 27 (17.76%) HTML5
7 25 (16.45%) Ajax
8 18 (11.84%) WCF
8 18 (11.84%) CSS3
9 14 (9.21%) .NET Framework
10 13 (8.55%) Spring
10 13 (8.55%) Web Services
11 12 (7.89%) SOAP
11 12 (7.89%) LINQ
12 10 (6.58%) Hibernate
13 9 (5.92%) JSON
14 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.95%) REST
15 5 (3.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.24%) User Experience
2 8 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.95%) Handset
3 6 (3.95%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.32%) Physics
5 2 (1.32%) GIS
6 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.03%) Linux
2 22 (14.47%) Windows
3 9 (5.92%) UNIX
4 4 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.42%) Scrum
2 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 23 (15.13%) Test Automation
4 20 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 19 (12.50%) Content Management
6 17 (11.18%) SDLC
7 15 (9.87%) TDD
7 15 (9.87%) OO
8 14 (9.21%) Workflow
9 13 (8.55%) Line Management
9 13 (8.55%) BDD
10 12 (7.89%) Project Management
11 11 (7.24%) MVC
11 11 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (6.58%) Test Scripting
13 9 (5.92%) Software Testing
13 9 (5.92%) Information Architecture
14 8 (5.26%) Agile Testing
15 7 (4.61%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 63 (41.45%) SQL
2 57 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 47 (30.92%) C#
4 39 (25.66%) Java
5 32 (21.05%) Python
6 21 (13.82%) C++
6 21 (13.82%) PHP
7 19 (12.50%) Perl
8 15 (9.87%) T-SQL
9 13 (8.55%) C
10 10 (6.58%) VB.NET
10 10 (6.58%) Scala
11 4 (2.63%) Ruby
11 4 (2.63%) VB
11 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.32%) XQuery
13 2 (1.32%) VBA
13 2 (1.32%) VBScript
13 2 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (28.29%) Degree
2 8 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (4.61%) ISEB
4 3 (1.97%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.66%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (6.58%) Nintex
2 9 (5.92%) WorldPay
2 9 (5.92%) Atlassian
2 9 (5.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.92%) Perforce
3 7 (4.61%) Oracle
4 3 (1.97%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.32%) Lumension
5 2 (1.32%) Cognos
5 2 (1.32%) Adobe
5 2 (1.32%) Google
5 2 (1.32%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.32%) Sophos
5 2 (1.32%) ESRI
6 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.66%) Coverity
6 1 (0.66%) MuleSoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: £Competitive with benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top package
Posted: 16 days ago