The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging 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 XML Messaging over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Messaging
Rank 319 309 295
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML Messaging 7 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.091% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.24% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 40
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
XML Messaging
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
4442 4600 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.88% 37.96% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 4146 4695
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XML Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XML Messaging
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

XML Messaging Salary Trend in the City of London

XML Messaging
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML Messaging across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

XML Messaging Salary Histogram in the City of London

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XML Messaging 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 Messaging.

1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) VBA
4 7 (70.00%) Perl
4 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (70.00%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (20.00%) C++
8 2 (20.00%) VMware
8 2 (20.00%) Equities
8 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (10.00%) Scrum
9 1 (10.00%) E-business
9 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Front Office
9 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (10.00%) MSI
9 1 (10.00%) Project Management
9 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (10.00%) EDI
9 1 (10.00%) B2B

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XML Messaging 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 Messaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Product Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) EDI
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) E-business
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) VMware