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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 44 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 23 46 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.45% 7.73% 10.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.92% 22.22% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 63
Average salary £35,000 £38,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,641 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
193 207 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.98% 34.79% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 158 176 253
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £29,723 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Cardiff

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 28 (60.87%) HTML
3 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
4 17 (36.96%) Java
5 16 (34.78%) CSS
5 16 (34.78%) Web Services
5 16 (34.78%) Degree
6 14 (30.43%) .NET
7 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
7 13 (28.26%) MVC
8 12 (26.09%) Finance
8 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.09%) C#
9 11 (23.91%) J2EE
9 11 (23.91%) PHP
9 11 (23.91%) Struts
9 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
9 11 (23.91%) Hibernate
9 11 (23.91%) jQuery
10 10 (21.74%) Spring
10 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 10 (21.74%) OO
11 9 (19.57%) HTTP
11 9 (19.57%) Ajax
11 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
11 9 (19.57%) JSON
11 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
11 9 (19.57%) Banking
12 8 (17.39%) Web Development
12 8 (17.39%) Microsoft

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) SSL
2 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) MySQL
4 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Selenium
2 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Ant
5 1 (2.17%) Maven
5 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Welsh Language
4 4 (8.70%) Billing
5 3 (6.52%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (76.09%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (17.39%) Programmer
5 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 8 (17.39%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Application Security Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Java Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) CSS
2 16 (34.78%) Web Services
3 14 (30.43%) .NET
4 11 (23.91%) J2EE
4 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
4 11 (23.91%) Struts
4 11 (23.91%) Hibernate
4 11 (23.91%) jQuery
5 10 (21.74%) Spring
6 9 (19.57%) Ajax
6 9 (19.57%) JSON
7 8 (17.39%) REST
8 6 (13.04%) HTML5
8 6 (13.04%) XSLT
8 6 (13.04%) SOAP
9 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.87%) PCRE
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (8.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Open Source
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) OO
4 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Web Development
6 6 (13.04%) OOP
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.87%) OWASP
8 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
9 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.96%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) C#
5 11 (23.91%) PHP
6 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
7 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
8 5 (10.87%) Python
8 5 (10.87%) Perl
9 4 (8.70%) PHP5
10 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.17%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 4 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Zend
4 4 (8.70%) Guidewire
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) BEA
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) Adobe
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago