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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 58 28 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Permanent jobs citing XML 53 106 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.39% 7.07% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.77% 19.13% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 42
Average salary £41,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.32% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
XML
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
492 554 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.50% 36.93% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 319 417 276
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XML
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

XML Salary Trend in Edinburgh

XML
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 84 (58.74%) Java
2 69 (48.25%) Web Services
3 64 (44.76%) HTML
4 61 (42.66%) Oracle
5 54 (37.76%) .NET
6 44 (30.77%) SQL
7 42 (29.37%) Spring
8 40 (27.97%) RESTful
8 40 (27.97%) Hibernate
9 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (26.57%) CSS
10 36 (25.17%) SOAP
10 36 (25.17%) JPA
11 34 (23.78%) Software Engineering
11 34 (23.78%) JavaScript
12 33 (23.08%) Tomcat
13 32 (22.38%) Linux
13 32 (22.38%) Degree
14 31 (21.68%) Apache
14 31 (21.68%) C#
15 30 (20.98%) MVC
16 28 (19.58%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (19.58%) JMS
17 27 (18.88%) XSD
18 25 (17.48%) JBoss
18 25 (17.48%) Maven
19 24 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (16.78%) Eclipse
19 24 (16.78%) EJB
19 24 (16.78%) JDBC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 33 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 31 (21.68%) Apache
3 25 (17.48%) JBoss
4 22 (15.38%) CMS
5 5 (3.50%) Node.js
5 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (2.80%) WordPress
7 3 (2.10%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.40%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.10%) GitHub
4 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) Internet
2 10 (6.99%) HTTP
3 7 (4.90%) LDAP
4 6 (4.20%) SSL
5 3 (2.10%) Firewall
6 2 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.40%) DNS
7 1 (0.70%) WAN
7 1 (0.70%) DHCP
7 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.58%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (16.08%) MySQL
3 17 (11.89%) Oracle Database
4 14 (9.79%) Relational Database
5 12 (8.39%) RDBMS
6 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
7 8 (5.59%) DataStage
7 8 (5.59%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (5.59%) JasperReports
8 5 (3.50%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.70%) DB2
11 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (17.48%) Maven
2 24 (16.78%) Eclipse
3 14 (9.79%) Git (software)
4 12 (8.39%) JUnit
5 8 (5.59%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.59%) JMeter
5 8 (5.59%) HttpUnit
5 8 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.50%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (3.50%) Toad
6 5 (3.50%) ProC
7 4 (2.80%) Subversion
8 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.10%) Selenium
8 3 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.40%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.70%) Checkstyle
10 1 (0.70%) JIRA
10 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (13.99%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Banking
3 13 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (3.50%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (58.74%) Developer
2 43 (30.07%) Java Developer
3 30 (20.98%) Senior Developer
4 22 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (11.89%) Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) Architect
6 12 (8.39%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Technical Architect
8 9 (6.29%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.59%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.59%) Consultant
10 7 (4.90%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Agile Business Analyst
11 6 (4.20%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.20%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (3.50%) Technical Manager
12 5 (3.50%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Development Manager
12 5 (3.50%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (48.25%) Web Services
2 64 (44.76%) HTML
3 54 (37.76%) .NET
4 42 (29.37%) Spring
5 40 (27.97%) Hibernate
5 40 (27.97%) RESTful
6 38 (26.57%) CSS
7 36 (25.17%) SOAP
7 36 (25.17%) JPA
8 28 (19.58%) JMS
9 27 (18.88%) XSD
10 24 (16.78%) EJB
10 24 (16.78%) JDBC
10 24 (16.78%) JSP
10 24 (16.78%) J2EE
11 23 (16.08%) XML Schema
11 23 (16.08%) Ajax
11 23 (16.08%) Java EE
11 23 (16.08%) jQuery
12 22 (15.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.59%) User Experience
4 6 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.50%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.50%) W3C
6 4 (2.80%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.10%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.10%) EPoS
7 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.38%) Linux
2 16 (11.19%) UNIX
3 12 (8.39%) Windows
4 11 (7.69%) Debian
4 11 (7.69%) Android
4 11 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.78%) Software Engineering
3 30 (20.98%) MVC
4 24 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.08%) Use Case
6 20 (13.99%) Unified Process
6 20 (13.99%) RUP
6 20 (13.99%) Open Source
7 19 (13.29%) Web Development
8 18 (12.59%) SDLC
9 17 (11.89%) People Management
10 16 (11.19%) Automated Testing
11 15 (10.49%) OO
12 13 (9.09%) Scrum
13 10 (6.99%) SOA
13 10 (6.99%) Content Management
14 9 (6.29%) Project Management
14 9 (6.29%) Mobile Development
15 8 (5.59%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (5.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 84 (58.74%) Java
2 44 (30.77%) SQL
3 34 (23.78%) JavaScript
4 31 (21.68%) C#
5 20 (13.99%) AspectJ
6 18 (12.59%) Perl
7 14 (9.79%) PL/SQL
8 13 (9.09%) PHP
9 8 (5.59%) VB.NET
9 8 (5.59%) Ruby
9 8 (5.59%) XPath
9 8 (5.59%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.50%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.80%) C++
12 3 (2.10%) VB
13 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.70%) Python
14 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (22.38%) Degree
2 2 (1.40%) CISSP
2 2 (1.40%) SSCP
2 2 (1.40%) GIAC
2 2 (1.40%) CEH
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.19%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) SLA
3 2 (1.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) Puppet
1 3 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.40%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 61 (42.66%) Oracle
2 23 (16.08%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.09%) IBM
4 8 (5.59%) Xamarin
4 8 (5.59%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.90%) Alterian
6 5 (3.50%) Misys
7 3 (2.10%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.40%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.40%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.40%) Telerik
8 2 (1.40%) Cisco
9 1 (0.70%) Adobe
9 1 (0.70%) HP
9 1 (0.70%) Charles River
9 1 (0.70%) ION Trading
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago