The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing XML 58 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.45% 10.04% 8.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.22% 24.09% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 30
Average salary £30,565 £29,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 220 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.53% 41.67% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 202 183 128
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
South Wales

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

XML
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Cardiff region.

XML Salary Trend in Cardiff

XML
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Cardiff

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 78 (75.73%) Web Services
2 57 (55.34%) HTML
3 53 (51.46%) Unit Testing
4 52 (50.49%) Java
4 52 (50.49%) SQL
5 51 (49.51%) Degree
6 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
7 40 (38.83%) J2EE
8 37 (35.92%) Hibernate
9 33 (32.04%) Banking
9 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
10 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (27.18%) Scrum
11 28 (27.18%) SQL Server
11 28 (27.18%) Spring
12 26 (25.24%) CSS
12 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
13 25 (24.27%) SOAP
13 25 (24.27%) OO
14 22 (21.36%) TDD
15 20 (19.42%) SOA
15 20 (19.42%) .NET
15 20 (19.42%) Maven
15 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (19.42%) jQuery
15 20 (19.42%) Open Source
16 19 (18.45%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (18.45%) Jenkins
16 19 (18.45%) JIRA
16 19 (18.45%) Billing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (15.53%) Confluence
2 11 (10.68%) FileNet
2 11 (10.68%) LiveCycle
3 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.94%) Apache
5 2 (1.94%) CMS
5 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.97%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) HTTP
2 2 (1.94%) SSL
2 2 (1.94%) Intranet
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.48%) MongoDB
2 18 (17.48%) NoSQL
3 16 (15.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.83%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Maven
2 19 (18.45%) Jenkins
2 19 (18.45%) JIRA
3 18 (17.48%) Subversion
3 18 (17.48%) Hudson
4 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.80%) PowerBuilder
4 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.85%) Selenium
5 5 (4.85%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.88%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.88%) ClearQuest
6 4 (3.88%) JMeter
6 4 (3.88%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.88%) JBehave
6 4 (3.88%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.91%) Ant
7 3 (2.91%) JUnit
7 3 (2.91%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.94%) CruiseControl
General
1 33 (32.04%) Banking
1 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
2 19 (18.45%) Billing
3 16 (15.53%) Finance
4 4 (3.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (51.46%) Developer
2 52 (50.49%) Analyst
3 25 (24.27%) Programmer
3 25 (24.27%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (20.39%) Java Developer
5 16 (15.53%) Senior Programmer
5 16 (15.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 16 (15.53%) Analyst Programmer
6 11 (10.68%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Developer Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Java Consultant
7 9 (8.74%) Java Programmer
7 9 (8.74%) Consultant
8 8 (7.77%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 7 (6.80%) C++ Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (75.73%) Web Services
2 57 (55.34%) HTML
3 40 (38.83%) J2EE
4 37 (35.92%) Hibernate
5 28 (27.18%) Spring
6 26 (25.24%) CSS
7 25 (24.27%) SOAP
8 20 (19.42%) .NET
8 20 (19.42%) jQuery
9 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET
10 16 (15.53%) JSF
10 16 (15.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (15.53%) Struts
11 15 (14.56%) XSLT
11 15 (14.56%) JSON
12 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (9.71%) REST
14 8 (7.77%) AngularJS
15 7 (6.80%) Ajax
15 7 (6.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Open Source
2 4 (3.88%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.88%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.97%) Replication
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) UNIX
2 4 (3.88%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) Android
4 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.46%) Unit Testing
2 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.18%) Scrum
4 25 (24.27%) OO
5 22 (21.36%) TDD
6 20 (19.42%) SOA
6 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (18.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (17.48%) Release Management
8 18 (17.48%) DevOps
8 18 (17.48%) RUP
8 18 (17.48%) DSDM
8 18 (17.48%) Configuration Management
9 17 (16.50%) Pair Programming
9 17 (16.50%) Software Engineering
10 14 (13.59%) OOA/OOD
11 13 (12.62%) UML
11 13 (12.62%) MVC
11 13 (12.62%) Web Development
12 12 (11.65%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.49%) Java
1 52 (50.49%) SQL
2 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.48%) Groovy
4 16 (15.53%) Scala
4 16 (15.53%) Clojure
5 13 (12.62%) VB.NET
6 12 (11.65%) RPG/400
6 12 (11.65%) RPG IV
6 12 (11.65%) C#
6 12 (11.65%) RPG
7 11 (10.68%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.74%) C++
9 5 (4.85%) PHP
10 4 (3.88%) VB
11 2 (1.94%) XQuery
11 2 (1.94%) XPath
12 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.97%) XAML
12 1 (0.97%) VC++
Qualifications
1 51 (49.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) ISEB
2 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) Twitter
2 16 (15.53%) Guidewire
2 16 (15.53%) IBM
3 11 (10.68%) Adobe
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle
5 6 (5.83%) SAP
6 2 (1.94%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) Zend
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