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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 38 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 89 107 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.66% 7.35% 9.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.46% 16.85% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 78 91 152
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
661 635 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.02% 43.61% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 552 564 669
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 109 (57.67%) HTML
2 72 (38.10%) Java
2 72 (38.10%) SQL
3 69 (36.51%) JavaScript
4 61 (32.28%) Degree
5 60 (31.75%) C#
6 59 (31.22%) C++
7 57 (30.16%) CSS
8 54 (28.57%) .NET
8 54 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 52 (27.51%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (24.87%) Visual Studio
11 46 (24.34%) SQL Server
11 46 (24.34%) Python
12 42 (22.22%) Perl
13 37 (19.58%) C
14 36 (19.05%) OO
15 34 (17.99%) XSLT
16 33 (17.46%) Linux
17 32 (16.93%) ASP.NET
17 32 (16.93%) Scrum
18 30 (15.87%) TDD
19 29 (15.34%) Oracle
19 29 (15.34%) UNIX
19 29 (15.34%) Eclipse
20 27 (14.29%) SOAP
20 27 (14.29%) Content Management
21 26 (13.76%) WCF
22 23 (12.17%) PHP
22 23 (12.17%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (4.76%) Documentum
2 6 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.12%) IIS
4 4 (2.12%) Drupal
4 4 (2.12%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.06%) SAS
5 2 (1.06%) CMS
5 2 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.53%) WordPress
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Node.js
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.94%) HTTP
2 10 (5.29%) Internet
3 8 (4.23%) SMPP
3 8 (4.23%) SMS
3 8 (4.23%) Wireless
3 8 (4.23%) NFC
4 5 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.59%) Intranet
5 3 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (0.53%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.53%) AMQP
6 1 (0.53%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.76%) QlikView
4 9 (4.76%) MySQL
5 6 (3.17%) Spotfire
5 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.12%) Big Data
7 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.06%) Firebird
7 2 (1.06%) Text Mining
7 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (24.87%) Visual Studio
2 29 (15.34%) Eclipse
3 17 (8.99%) Selenium
4 16 (8.47%) JIRA
5 13 (6.88%) JUnit
6 12 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (5.82%) Ant
8 10 (5.29%) WiX
8 10 (5.29%) MSBuild
9 9 (4.76%) Jenkins
9 9 (4.76%) NUnit
10 8 (4.23%) MSTest
11 7 (3.70%) TestNG
11 7 (3.70%) WebDriver
12 6 (3.17%) GCC
12 6 (3.17%) Subversion
13 5 (2.65%) Bugzilla
13 5 (2.65%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (2.12%) Git (software)
15 2 (1.06%) Gerrit
General
1 23 (12.17%) Finance
2 19 (10.05%) Electronics
3 12 (6.35%) Publishing
4 11 (5.82%) Banking
5 6 (3.17%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.12%) Automotive
6 4 (2.12%) Retail
7 3 (1.59%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 105 (55.56%) Developer
2 46 (24.34%) Software Engineer
3 41 (21.69%) Software Developer
4 20 (10.58%) Author
4 20 (10.58%) Technical Author
5 19 (10.05%) Java Developer
5 19 (10.05%) Senior Technical Author
6 15 (7.94%) Analyst
7 12 (6.35%) Graduate
7 12 (6.35%) Test Engineer
7 12 (6.35%) Software Test Engineer
8 11 (5.82%) Web Developer
9 10 (5.29%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.29%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.76%) Programmer
10 9 (4.76%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.23%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.23%) Software Programmer
11 8 (4.23%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (3.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (57.67%) HTML
2 57 (30.16%) CSS
3 54 (28.57%) .NET
4 34 (17.99%) XSLT
5 32 (16.93%) ASP.NET
6 27 (14.29%) SOAP
7 26 (13.76%) WCF
8 20 (10.58%) Web Services
9 18 (9.52%) jQuery
10 16 (8.47%) HTML5
11 14 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (6.88%) CSS3
12 13 (6.88%) LINQ
12 13 (6.88%) XSL
13 12 (6.35%) JSP
13 12 (6.35%) J2EE
14 11 (5.82%) Ajax
15 10 (5.29%) .NET Framework
15 10 (5.29%) Java ME
16 9 (4.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.64%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.47%) User Experience
3 14 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.17%) Statistics
6 6 (3.17%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.65%) Open Source
8 4 (2.12%) Ontologies
8 4 (2.12%) Informatics
8 4 (2.12%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (2.12%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.06%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.06%) Social Media
10 2 (1.06%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.46%) Linux
2 29 (15.34%) UNIX
3 19 (10.05%) Windows
4 14 (7.41%) Android
5 9 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.76%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 52 (27.51%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.05%) OO
4 32 (16.93%) Scrum
5 30 (15.87%) TDD
6 27 (14.29%) Content Management
7 22 (11.64%) MVC
8 21 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 20 (10.58%) Coaching
10 18 (9.52%) Project Management
11 15 (7.94%) OOD
12 14 (7.41%) Test Automation
13 13 (6.88%) PRINCE2
14 11 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.82%) Test Scripting
14 11 (5.82%) Multithreading
15 10 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (4.76%) Web Development
16 9 (4.76%) Data Modelling
17 8 (4.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (38.10%) Java
1 72 (38.10%) SQL
2 69 (36.51%) JavaScript
3 60 (31.75%) C#
4 59 (31.22%) C++
5 46 (24.34%) Python
6 42 (22.22%) Perl
7 37 (19.58%) C
8 23 (12.17%) PHP
9 14 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 14 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.82%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.76%) VB.NET
12 8 (4.23%) Shell Script
12 8 (4.23%) XAML
13 7 (3.70%) Groovy
14 5 (2.65%) Ruby
14 5 (2.65%) VBA
14 5 (2.65%) XQuery
15 3 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (32.28%) Degree
2 9 (4.76%) APMP
3 6 (3.17%) ISEB
4 5 (2.65%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.59%) VCP4
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.88%) QA
2 8 (4.23%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.53%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) vSphere
2 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (15.34%) Oracle
2 19 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.23%) Telerik
4 6 (3.17%) Perforce
5 5 (2.65%) Adobe
6 4 (2.12%) EMC
6 4 (2.12%) Facebook
7 3 (1.59%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.59%) Google
7 3 (1.59%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.06%) VMware
8 2 (1.06%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.53%) Tableau
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