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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 29 46 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing XML 105 52 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.07% 4.22% 7.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.26% 12.65% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 80 31 65
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
575 411 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.72% 33.39% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 456 273 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 123 (52.34%) HTML
2 99 (42.13%) JavaScript
3 97 (41.28%) Java
4 89 (37.87%) SQL
5 79 (33.62%) CSS
5 79 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (32.34%) Linux
7 75 (31.91%) C#
8 71 (30.21%) SQL Server
9 67 (28.51%) Web Services
10 63 (26.81%) .NET
10 63 (26.81%) Degree
11 62 (26.38%) Finance
12 60 (25.53%) XSLT
13 56 (23.83%) SOAP
14 52 (22.13%) Microsoft
15 44 (18.72%) Software Engineering
16 40 (17.02%) Computer Science
17 38 (16.17%) Oracle
18 37 (15.74%) PL/SQL
19 33 (14.04%) JSON
20 32 (13.62%) WebLogic
20 32 (13.62%) jQuery
21 30 (12.77%) Internet
22 29 (12.34%) SOA
22 29 (12.34%) J2EE
22 29 (12.34%) Scrum
22 29 (12.34%) QA
23 27 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 32 (13.62%) WebLogic
2 22 (9.36%) Apache
2 22 (9.36%) Tomcat
3 19 (8.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (4.26%) CMS
5 6 (2.55%) Drupal
6 5 (2.13%) IIS
7 4 (1.70%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.28%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.55%) MS Office
3 5 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.55%) Markit EDM
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.85%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.77%) Internet
2 12 (5.11%) HTTP
3 5 (2.13%) Intranet
4 4 (1.70%) Firewall
4 4 (1.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) LDAP
6 1 (0.43%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (30.21%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (10.21%) Oracle Database
4 23 (9.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (9.79%) MySQL
5 22 (9.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (8.09%) Oracle ODI
6 19 (8.09%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.96%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.85%) MS Access
14 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.43%) DB2
14 1 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (8.94%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.09%) Ant
3 15 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.11%) JUnit
5 11 (4.68%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.83%) Subversion
6 9 (3.83%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (2.98%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.98%) TestNG
8 6 (2.55%) Bugzilla
8 6 (2.55%) JIRA
9 4 (1.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (1.70%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.70%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.70%) Selenium
10 3 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.28%) InstallShield
10 3 (1.28%) Toad
10 3 (1.28%) FogBugz
10 3 (1.28%) Fiddler
General
1 62 (26.38%) Finance
2 16 (6.81%) Retail
3 12 (5.11%) Banking
4 10 (4.26%) Games
5 9 (3.83%) Marketing
6 6 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.13%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.28%) Law
8 3 (1.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 122 (51.91%) Developer
2 49 (20.85%) Analyst
3 34 (14.47%) Java Developer
4 26 (11.06%) Software Engineer
5 24 (10.21%) Senior Developer
6 21 (8.94%) Software Developer
7 18 (7.66%) Middleware Specialist
8 15 (6.38%) UI Developer
8 15 (6.38%) UI Programmer
9 14 (5.96%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (5.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (5.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (5.11%) Applications Support
12 11 (4.68%) Business Analyst
12 11 (4.68%) J2EE Developer
13 10 (4.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
14 9 (3.83%) Consultant
14 9 (3.83%) Flash Developer
14 9 (3.83%) C# Developer
15 7 (2.98%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (52.34%) HTML
2 79 (33.62%) CSS
3 67 (28.51%) Web Services
4 63 (26.81%) .NET
5 60 (25.53%) XSLT
6 56 (23.83%) SOAP
7 33 (14.04%) JSON
8 32 (13.62%) jQuery
9 29 (12.34%) J2EE
10 24 (10.21%) Middleware
11 22 (9.36%) HTML5
11 22 (9.36%) CSS3
12 20 (8.51%) .NET Framework
13 19 (8.09%) Ajax
13 19 (8.09%) Hibernate
14 17 (7.23%) WPF
14 17 (7.23%) ASP.NET
14 17 (7.23%) Spring
15 15 (6.38%) Backbone.js
16 14 (5.96%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.66%) Open Source
4 15 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.53%) Graphic Design
5 13 (5.53%) Digital Media
5 13 (5.53%) Mathematics
6 12 (5.11%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.98%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.55%) User Experience
9 5 (2.13%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.13%) Blog
9 5 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.28%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.28%) Social Media
11 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.85%) EPoS
12 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 76 (32.34%) Linux
2 17 (7.23%) UNIX
3 16 (6.81%) Windows
4 14 (5.96%) Apple iOS
5 13 (5.53%) Android
6 12 (5.11%) AIX
7 9 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.55%) Debian
9 4 (1.70%) CentOS
9 4 (1.70%) Fedora
10 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.85%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.43%) Solaris
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (18.72%) Software Engineering
3 29 (12.34%) SOA
3 29 (12.34%) Scrum
4 24 (10.21%) Business Analysis
5 23 (9.79%) Web Development
5 23 (9.79%) OO
6 22 (9.36%) Project Management
7 21 (8.94%) BPMN
7 21 (8.94%) MVC
8 20 (8.51%) Automated Testing
9 19 (8.09%) E-Commerce
10 17 (7.23%) OOP
11 16 (6.81%) UML
12 15 (6.38%) Workflow
12 15 (6.38%) Unit Testing
12 15 (6.38%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.96%) iOS Development
14 13 (5.53%) Android Development
15 11 (4.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 99 (42.13%) JavaScript
2 97 (41.28%) Java
3 89 (37.87%) SQL
4 75 (31.91%) C#
5 37 (15.74%) PL/SQL
6 21 (8.94%) Python
7 17 (7.23%) PHP
7 17 (7.23%) XQuery
8 16 (6.81%) T-SQL
9 14 (5.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 13 (5.53%) Perl
10 13 (5.53%) Jython
11 10 (4.26%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.40%) C++
13 5 (2.13%) C
13 5 (2.13%) ActionScript
13 5 (2.13%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.70%) VB
15 3 (1.28%) VBA
15 3 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (26.81%) Degree
2 6 (2.55%) GIAC
3 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.13%) OCP
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.13%) MBA
4 3 (1.28%) ISEB
4 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) CEH
5 2 (0.85%) CISSP
5 2 (0.85%) SSCP
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.34%) QA
2 11 (4.68%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (8.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (5.96%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.17%) Oracle
3 10 (4.26%) Adobe
4 9 (3.83%) Google
4 9 (3.83%) Twitter
5 6 (2.55%) thinkFolio
5 6 (2.55%) VMware
5 6 (2.55%) Fidessa
6 5 (2.13%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.70%) Zend
7 4 (1.70%) Dell
7 4 (1.70%) JBoss
8 3 (1.28%) Reuters
8 3 (1.28%) Facebook
9 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.85%) Informatica
9 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.85%) Citrix
9 2 (0.85%) Cisco
10 1 (0.43%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago