The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 33 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 32 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.17% 9.41% 7.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 19.82% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 29
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £68,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
184 227 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.73% 47.49% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 167 206 153
Average salary £33,140 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 December 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Cardiff

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 56 (71.79%) SQL
2 53 (67.95%) HTML
3 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
4 38 (48.72%) Web Services
5 36 (46.15%) .NET
6 30 (38.46%) CSS
7 28 (35.90%) Java
8 26 (33.33%) jQuery
9 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 24 (30.77%) Finance
10 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
11 22 (28.21%) MVC
12 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
13 20 (25.64%) Unit Testing
14 19 (24.36%) SOAP
15 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
15 18 (23.08%) OO
15 18 (23.08%) Degree
16 17 (21.79%) Hibernate
16 17 (21.79%) VB.NET
16 17 (21.79%) J2EE
16 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
17 16 (20.51%) C#
17 16 (20.51%) Banking
17 16 (20.51%) Spring
17 16 (20.51%) JSON
17 16 (20.51%) HTML5
18 15 (19.23%) Web Development
18 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (8.97%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.28%) Confluence
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Intranet
2 3 (3.85%) Firewall
2 3 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.10%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.85%) MySQL
6 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.41%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (6.41%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.28%) MSTest
5 1 (1.28%) Moq
5 1 (1.28%) Hudson
5 1 (1.28%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.28%) JMeter
5 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.28%) NUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) Maven
5 1 (1.28%) MorphX
5 1 (1.28%) JIRA
5 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 16 (20.51%) Banking
3 14 (17.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.69%) Billing
5 3 (3.85%) Welsh Language
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (80.77%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 18 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Senior Developer
4 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (12.82%) Programmer
6 10 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 10 (12.82%) Senior Programmer
7 8 (10.26%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.41%) PHP Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.13%) Java Programmer
10 4 (5.13%) Systems Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.95%) HTML
2 38 (48.72%) Web Services
3 36 (46.15%) .NET
4 30 (38.46%) CSS
5 26 (33.33%) jQuery
6 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
7 19 (24.36%) SOAP
8 17 (21.79%) J2EE
8 17 (21.79%) Hibernate
9 16 (20.51%) HTML5
9 16 (20.51%) Spring
9 16 (20.51%) JSON
10 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (14.10%) Ajax
11 11 (14.10%) Struts
12 10 (12.82%) XSLT
12 10 (12.82%) LINQ
12 10 (12.82%) LINQ to SQL
13 9 (11.54%) REST
14 7 (8.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Open Source
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) UNIX
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) MVC
3 20 (25.64%) Unit Testing
4 18 (23.08%) OO
5 15 (19.23%) Web Development
6 14 (17.95%) Scrum
7 9 (11.54%) UML
8 6 (7.69%) Web Design
8 6 (7.69%) TDD
8 6 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.41%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.41%) OOD
10 4 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.85%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.85%) OWASP
11 3 (3.85%) Release Management
11 3 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 56 (71.79%) SQL
2 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.90%) Java
4 17 (21.79%) VB.NET
4 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
5 16 (20.51%) C#
6 14 (17.95%) PHP
7 7 (8.97%) C++
8 6 (7.69%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.13%) Python
10 3 (3.85%) Perl
11 1 (1.28%) VB
11 1 (1.28%) Ruby
11 1 (1.28%) X++
11 1 (1.28%) Groovy
11 1 (1.28%) Scala
11 1 (1.28%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) SAP
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) Guidewire
5 4 (5.13%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Twitter
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