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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Messaging
Rank 295 309 312
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing XML Messaging 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.038% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.098% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+171.42% -22.22%
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
3322 4102 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.82% 38.98% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3530 4018
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 6 (42.86%) SWIFT
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
5 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) FTP
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Integration Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Director
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Director
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) SWIFT
2 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 5 (35.71%) Investment Management
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Cash Management
6 1 (7.14%) MSF
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Basel III
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) GoldenSource