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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 46 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 61 75 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.46% 5.50% 7.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.96% 14.62% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 53
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,750 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
510 513 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.25% 37.61% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 402 342 291
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,043 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 71 (44.10%) HTML
2 62 (38.51%) Finance
3 59 (36.65%) Degree
4 58 (36.02%) C#
4 58 (36.02%) SQL
5 57 (35.40%) JavaScript
6 54 (33.54%) .NET
7 53 (32.92%) CSS
7 53 (32.92%) Microsoft
8 52 (32.30%) SQL Server
9 50 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (30.43%) Java
11 40 (24.84%) Linux
12 37 (22.98%) XSLT
13 35 (21.74%) Web Services
14 34 (21.12%) jQuery
15 31 (19.25%) Software Engineering
16 28 (17.39%) Visual Studio
17 26 (16.15%) .NET Framework
18 25 (15.53%) Analytics
18 25 (15.53%) ASP.NET
19 22 (13.66%) Windows
19 22 (13.66%) MS Excel
19 22 (13.66%) QA
19 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (13.04%) XPath
21 20 (12.42%) Internet
21 20 (12.42%) Retail
22 19 (11.80%) MVC
22 19 (11.80%) XML Schema

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (9.94%) Tomcat
2 15 (9.32%) CMS
3 11 (6.83%) Apache
4 10 (6.21%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.97%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.35%) IIS
7 6 (3.73%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.73%) TeamSite
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.86%) JBoss
9 3 (1.86%) WordPress
10 2 (1.24%) CICS
11 1 (0.62%) Drupal
11 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (13.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) WebTrends
2 4 (2.48%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.42%) Internet
2 11 (6.83%) Firewall
3 10 (6.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (4.35%) HTTP
5 3 (1.86%) DNS
5 3 (1.86%) Intranet
6 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.62%) SSL
7 1 (0.62%) DMZ
7 1 (0.62%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.62%) Telnet
7 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (32.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.21%) MySQL
4 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.97%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.11%) Big Data
6 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.24%) MS Access
9 2 (1.24%) DB2
9 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.62%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.73%) Subversion
4 5 (3.11%) JUnit
5 3 (1.86%) Selenium
5 3 (1.86%) Maven
5 3 (1.86%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.86%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.86%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.24%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.62%) GitLab
7 1 (0.62%) Firebug
7 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.62%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.62%) JMeter
7 1 (0.62%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.62%) Xcode
7 1 (0.62%) GoLive
General
1 62 (38.51%) Finance
2 20 (12.42%) Retail
3 16 (9.94%) Banking
4 7 (4.35%) Marketing
5 4 (2.48%) Games
6 2 (1.24%) Local Government
7 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (55.28%) Developer
2 33 (20.50%) Analyst
3 26 (16.15%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.66%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.56%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.45%) .NET Developer
6 12 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (6.83%) Architect
7 11 (6.83%) Web Developer
8 10 (6.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Front-End Web Developer
11 7 (4.35%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.35%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.73%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.73%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.10%) HTML
2 54 (33.54%) .NET
3 53 (32.92%) CSS
4 37 (22.98%) XSLT
5 35 (21.74%) Web Services
6 34 (21.12%) jQuery
7 26 (16.15%) .NET Framework
8 25 (15.53%) ASP.NET
9 19 (11.80%) XML Schema
10 18 (11.18%) J2EE
10 18 (11.18%) HTML5
11 14 (8.70%) Regular Expression
12 13 (8.07%) SOAP
12 13 (8.07%) Middleware
12 13 (8.07%) Ajax
13 11 (6.83%) Spring
13 11 (6.83%) XForms
13 11 (6.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (6.83%) JSON
14 10 (6.21%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.80%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.32%) Open Source
4 12 (7.45%) Visualisation
4 12 (7.45%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.97%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.48%) W3C
7 4 (2.48%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.48%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.86%) DataPower
8 3 (1.86%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.86%) Photography
9 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.24%) Replication
9 2 (1.24%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.24%) Blog
9 2 (1.24%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.24%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.84%) Linux
2 22 (13.66%) Windows
3 14 (8.70%) UNIX
4 11 (6.83%) AIX
5 9 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.73%) Debian
7 3 (1.86%) Fedora
7 3 (1.86%) CentOS
8 2 (1.24%) Solaris
8 2 (1.24%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.24%) zOS
8 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.25%) Software Engineering
3 25 (15.53%) Analytics
4 19 (11.80%) MVC
4 19 (11.80%) Use Case
5 18 (11.18%) Project Management
6 17 (10.56%) SOA
7 16 (9.94%) Scrum
8 15 (9.32%) OO
8 15 (9.32%) Automated Testing
9 14 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 13 (8.07%) SIEM
11 11 (6.83%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.83%) UML
11 11 (6.83%) Information Security
12 10 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.21%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.97%) Web Development
13 8 (4.97%) PRINCE2
13 8 (4.97%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.02%) C#
1 58 (36.02%) SQL
2 57 (35.40%) JavaScript
3 49 (30.43%) Java
4 21 (13.04%) XPath
5 18 (11.18%) T-SQL
6 15 (9.32%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.83%) Perl
8 9 (5.59%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.35%) PHP
10 5 (3.11%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.48%) XQuery
12 3 (1.86%) Python
12 3 (1.86%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.86%) VBScript
12 3 (1.86%) VB
12 3 (1.86%) C++
12 3 (1.86%) AspectJ
13 2 (1.24%) COBOL
13 2 (1.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (36.65%) Degree
2 13 (8.07%) GIAC
3 10 (6.21%) CISSP
3 10 (6.21%) SSCP
3 10 (6.21%) CEH
4 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.24%) ISEB
5 2 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.66%) QA
2 6 (3.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.86%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.24%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.24%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.24%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.62%) SCOM
2 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (32.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.07%) Oracle
3 12 (7.45%) IBM
4 10 (6.21%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.21%) Cisco
5 6 (3.73%) Google
6 5 (3.11%) Adobe
7 4 (2.48%) Fidessa
7 4 (2.48%) Bloomberg
7 4 (2.48%) thinkFolio
8 3 (1.86%) LogRhythm
8 3 (1.86%) Sourcefire
8 3 (1.86%) HP
8 3 (1.86%) Dell
9 2 (1.24%) SAP
9 2 (1.24%) Telerik
9 2 (1.24%) BMC
9 2 (1.24%) CA
10 1 (0.62%) Informatica
10 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago