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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 39 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing XML 70 121 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.75% 8.13% 8.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.23% 20.79% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 59 92 72
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
492 582 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.40% 39.11% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 336 408 308
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £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 30 July 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 93 (57.41%) Java
2 80 (49.38%) Web Services
3 66 (40.74%) HTML
4 63 (38.89%) Oracle
5 55 (33.95%) .NET
6 53 (32.72%) Spring
7 52 (32.10%) RESTful
8 51 (31.48%) Hibernate
9 47 (29.01%) JPA
10 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (25.93%) XSD
12 41 (25.31%) MVC
13 39 (24.07%) XML Schema
13 39 (24.07%) JMS
13 39 (24.07%) CSS
13 39 (24.07%) SQL
13 39 (24.07%) Use Case
14 37 (22.84%) Middleware
15 36 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
15 36 (22.22%) SOAP
15 36 (22.22%) JBoss
15 36 (22.22%) Maven
16 35 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (21.60%) Eclipse
16 35 (21.60%) JDBC
17 34 (20.99%) JavaScript
17 34 (20.99%) Linux
18 33 (20.37%) Tomcat
18 33 (20.37%) Degree
19 32 (19.75%) Software Engineering

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 36 (22.22%) JBoss
2 33 (20.37%) Tomcat
3 29 (17.90%) Apache
4 22 (13.58%) CMS
5 5 (3.09%) WordPress
5 5 (3.09%) Node.js
5 5 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.85%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.23%) IIS
9 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.35%) Internet
2 10 (6.17%) HTTP
3 7 (4.32%) LDAP
4 6 (3.70%) SSL
5 5 (3.09%) Firewall
6 4 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.23%) DNS
8 1 (0.62%) WAN
8 1 (0.62%) DHCP
8 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (16.05%) Oracle Database
3 24 (14.81%) MySQL
4 15 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 14 (8.64%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.41%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.94%) DataStage
7 8 (4.94%) JasperReports
8 6 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.62%) DB2
12 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (22.22%) Maven
2 35 (21.60%) Eclipse
3 14 (8.64%) JUnit
3 14 (8.64%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.94%) JMeter
5 8 (4.94%) HttpUnit
6 5 (3.09%) Selenium
7 4 (2.47%) Subversion
8 3 (1.85%) ProC
8 3 (1.85%) Toad
8 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.85%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.62%) Ant
10 1 (0.62%) FindBugs
10 1 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 21 (12.96%) Finance
2 16 (9.88%) Banking
3 10 (6.17%) Retail
4 5 (3.09%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (57.41%) Developer
2 54 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 40 (24.69%) Senior Developer
4 33 (20.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (11.11%) Architect
5 18 (11.11%) Analyst
6 12 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 12 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Consultant
7 8 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (4.94%) .NET Developer
8 6 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 6 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (3.70%) AWS Developer
9 5 (3.09%) Head of Development
9 5 (3.09%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.09%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (3.09%) Development Manager
9 5 (3.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (49.38%) Web Services
2 66 (40.74%) HTML
3 55 (33.95%) .NET
4 53 (32.72%) Spring
5 52 (32.10%) RESTful
6 51 (31.48%) Hibernate
7 47 (29.01%) JPA
8 42 (25.93%) XSD
9 39 (24.07%) CSS
9 39 (24.07%) JMS
9 39 (24.07%) XML Schema
10 37 (22.84%) Middleware
11 36 (22.22%) SOAP
12 35 (21.60%) JDBC
13 32 (19.75%) EJB
14 31 (19.14%) TopLink
14 31 (19.14%) WSDL
14 31 (19.14%) Java EE
14 31 (19.14%) EclipseLink
15 25 (15.43%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.32%) User Experience
3 7 (4.32%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.09%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.09%) W3C
6 3 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.85%) EPoS
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.62%) PKI
8 1 (0.62%) Photography
8 1 (0.62%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.99%) Linux
2 16 (9.88%) UNIX
3 12 (7.41%) Windows
4 11 (6.79%) Debian
4 11 (6.79%) Android
4 11 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.31%) MVC
3 39 (24.07%) Use Case
4 35 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (19.75%) Software Engineering
6 31 (19.14%) Unified Process
6 31 (19.14%) RUP
7 25 (15.43%) People Management
8 24 (14.81%) Open Source
9 17 (10.49%) Automated Testing
9 17 (10.49%) Web Development
10 16 (9.88%) SOA
10 16 (9.88%) Project Management
10 16 (9.88%) SDLC
11 15 (9.26%) Content Management
12 14 (8.64%) Scrum
13 13 (8.02%) OO
14 11 (6.79%) UML
15 10 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
16 9 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 93 (57.41%) Java
2 39 (24.07%) SQL
3 34 (20.99%) JavaScript
4 31 (19.14%) AspectJ
5 30 (18.52%) C#
6 18 (11.11%) Perl
7 16 (9.88%) PHP
8 13 (8.02%) XPath
9 9 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.94%) Ruby
10 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.09%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.09%) VBScript
12 3 (1.85%) VB
12 3 (1.85%) VB6
13 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.62%) VBA
14 1 (0.62%) Python
14 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (20.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) CISSP
2 3 (1.85%) SSCP
2 3 (1.85%) GIAC
2 3 (1.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.11%) QA
2 6 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) Puppet
1 3 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 63 (38.89%) Oracle
2 27 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.02%) IBM
4 9 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.32%) Xamarin
5 7 (4.32%) Alterian
6 5 (3.09%) Misys
7 4 (2.47%) Sourcefire
7 4 (2.47%) LogRhythm
8 3 (1.85%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.85%) Cisco
9 2 (1.23%) Adobe
9 2 (1.23%) HP
10 1 (0.62%) Charles River
10 1 (0.62%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.62%) Telerik
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