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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 45 66 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.53% 11.28% 7.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.63% 24.26% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 27
Average salary £38,783 £33,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.76% +28.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,413 £27,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
208 272 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.78% 46.50% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 178 253 154
Average salary £35,783 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.23% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,614 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 18 April 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Cardiff

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 52 (67.53%) Java
2 45 (58.44%) Web Services
3 40 (51.95%) Unit Testing
4 36 (46.75%) HTML
5 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
6 33 (42.86%) SQL
7 31 (40.26%) Banking
7 31 (40.26%) J2EE
8 29 (37.66%) Degree
9 26 (33.77%) Hibernate
10 25 (32.47%) Telecoms
11 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (23.38%) Spring
13 17 (22.08%) SOAP
14 16 (20.78%) Subversion
14 16 (20.78%) Scrum
14 16 (20.78%) Finance
14 16 (20.78%) Maven
14 16 (20.78%) Groovy
14 16 (20.78%) Hudson
14 16 (20.78%) Jenkins
15 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
15 15 (19.48%) OO
16 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
17 13 (16.88%) JSON
17 13 (16.88%) RPG
17 13 (16.88%) Struts
17 13 (16.88%) MVC
18 12 (15.58%) Migration
18 12 (15.58%) Billing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (11.69%) Confluence
2 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.49%) LiveCycle
4 5 (6.49%) FileNet
5 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.60%) Mule
7 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.30%) MPLS
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) DHCP
3 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Subversion
1 16 (20.78%) Maven
1 16 (20.78%) Hudson
1 16 (20.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.29%) JIRA
3 8 (10.39%) JUnit
3 8 (10.39%) Selenium
4 7 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 7 (9.09%) JBehave
4 7 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.19%) Bugzilla
6 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.90%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.90%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.60%) Ant
8 2 (2.60%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.60%) Gerrit
General
1 31 (40.26%) Banking
2 25 (32.47%) Telecoms
3 16 (20.78%) Finance
4 12 (15.58%) Billing
5 10 (12.99%) Advertising
6 5 (6.49%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Analyst
2 33 (42.86%) Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Senior Analyst
4 20 (25.97%) Programmer
5 17 (22.08%) Java Developer
6 15 (19.48%) Analyst Programmer
7 11 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
7 11 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 11 (14.29%) Senior Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Java Programmer
8 8 (10.39%) Test Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Android Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Java Consultant
10 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) Consultant
11 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
11 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (58.44%) Web Services
2 36 (46.75%) HTML
3 31 (40.26%) J2EE
4 26 (33.77%) Hibernate
5 18 (23.38%) Spring
6 17 (22.08%) SOAP
7 13 (16.88%) JSON
7 13 (16.88%) Struts
8 12 (15.58%) JSP
9 11 (14.29%) CSS
9 11 (14.29%) .NET
10 10 (12.99%) Ajax
11 9 (11.69%) REST
11 9 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (9.09%) HTML5
12 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
13 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
13 5 (6.49%) JSF
13 5 (6.49%) XSLT
14 4 (5.19%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Open Source
2 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.30%) iSeries
5 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Android
2 7 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.90%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Unit Testing
2 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Scrum
4 15 (19.48%) OO
5 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 13 (16.88%) MVC
7 12 (15.58%) Migration
7 12 (15.58%) SOA
7 12 (15.58%) ETL
7 12 (15.58%) Data Migration
8 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.29%) TDD
9 10 (12.99%) UML
10 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (11.69%) Release Management
10 9 (11.69%) RUP
10 9 (11.69%) DSDM
10 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
10 9 (11.69%) Pair Programming
11 7 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (67.53%) Java
2 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 33 (42.86%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) Groovy
5 13 (16.88%) RPG
6 12 (15.58%) RPG/400
6 12 (15.58%) RPG IV
7 9 (11.69%) Clojure
7 9 (11.69%) Scala
8 7 (9.09%) XPath
8 7 (9.09%) XQuery
9 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
10 5 (6.49%) VB
10 5 (6.49%) C#
11 4 (5.19%) C++
12 3 (3.90%) VB6
13 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.30%) XAML
14 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
2 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Guidewire
2 9 (11.69%) Twitter
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.79%) IBM
5 5 (6.49%) Adobe
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle
7 2 (2.60%) JBoss
8 1 (1.30%) Sencha
8 1 (1.30%) Zend
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco
8 1 (1.30%) Intel
8 1 (1.30%) Nortel
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