The table below looks at the statistics for XBRL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XBRL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank 301 332 327
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -5
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.043% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £29,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-22.41% -47.27%
XBRL
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3624 4621 4659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.32% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 3946 4177
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XBRL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XBRL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XBRL
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XBRL across the City of London region.

XBRL Salary Trend in the City of London

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XBRL 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 XBRL.

1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) MVVM
3 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP

XBRL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XBRL 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 XBRL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) SilkTest
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OOP
1 5 (62.50%) OO
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) MVVM
1 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft