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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 96 120 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.03% 7.31% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.21% 19.45% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 51 94 46
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,069
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
475 617 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.80% 37.60% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 305 446 283
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £49,900
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 4 May 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 66 (42.31%) Java
2 61 (39.10%) Web Services
3 60 (38.46%) HTML
4 53 (33.97%) Oracle
5 52 (33.33%) .NET
6 50 (32.05%) XML Schema
6 50 (32.05%) Use Case
7 46 (29.49%) Middleware
8 45 (28.85%) JavaScript
9 43 (27.56%) CSS
9 43 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (26.92%) MVC
11 41 (26.28%) SQL
12 40 (25.64%) XSD
13 39 (25.00%) Spring
13 39 (25.00%) Hibernate
14 38 (24.36%) C#
14 38 (24.36%) RESTful
15 36 (23.08%) JMS
16 35 (22.44%) JBoss
16 35 (22.44%) JPA
16 35 (22.44%) Degree
17 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (21.79%) Maven
18 33 (21.15%) XSLT
18 33 (21.15%) JDBC
18 33 (21.15%) Finance
19 32 (20.51%) Java EE
20 31 (19.87%) XPath
21 30 (19.23%) TopLink

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 35 (22.44%) JBoss
2 16 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.69%) Apache
3 12 (7.69%) CMS
4 9 (5.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.56%) WordPress
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.92%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.92%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.67%) Internet
2 8 (5.13%) HTTP
3 7 (4.49%) Firewall
3 7 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.56%) LDAP
5 3 (1.92%) Intranet
5 3 (1.92%) SSL
6 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (16.03%) Oracle Database
4 16 (10.26%) MySQL
5 12 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.77%) JasperReports
7 8 (5.13%) DataStage
8 5 (3.21%) Big Data
8 5 (3.21%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.64%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (21.79%) Maven
2 30 (19.23%) Eclipse
3 17 (10.90%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.77%) JUnit
5 7 (4.49%) Selenium
6 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.92%) JMeter
8 3 (1.92%) HttpUnit
9 2 (1.28%) Subversion
9 2 (1.28%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.28%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.64%) GitLab
10 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.64%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.64%) Ant
10 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.64%) WatiN
10 1 (0.64%) Firebug
General
1 33 (21.15%) Finance
2 19 (12.18%) Banking
3 14 (8.97%) Retail
4 7 (4.49%) Marketing
5 5 (3.21%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (53.85%) Developer
2 40 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 37 (23.72%) Senior Developer
4 31 (19.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (16.67%) Architect
6 15 (9.62%) Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.41%) AWS Developer
9 8 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Consultant
10 7 (4.49%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.85%) Senior Security Specialist
11 6 (3.85%) Security Specialist
11 6 (3.85%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.21%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.21%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.21%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (39.10%) Web Services
2 60 (38.46%) HTML
3 52 (33.33%) .NET
4 50 (32.05%) XML Schema
5 46 (29.49%) Middleware
6 43 (27.56%) CSS
7 40 (25.64%) XSD
8 39 (25.00%) Spring
8 39 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 38 (24.36%) RESTful
10 36 (23.08%) JMS
11 35 (22.44%) JPA
12 33 (21.15%) XSLT
12 33 (21.15%) JDBC
13 32 (20.51%) Java EE
14 30 (19.23%) TopLink
14 30 (19.23%) WSDL
14 30 (19.23%) EJB
14 30 (19.23%) HTML5
15 26 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Open Source
2 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.77%) Visualisation
3 9 (5.77%) Data Integration
4 8 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.56%) Photography
6 4 (2.56%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.92%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.28%) Blog
9 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.64%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.64%) Economics
9 1 (0.64%) PKI
9 1 (0.64%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.95%) Linux
2 16 (10.26%) Windows
3 13 (8.33%) UNIX
4 5 (3.21%) Debian
4 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.05%) Use Case
2 43 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (26.92%) MVC
4 34 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (19.23%) Unified Process
5 30 (19.23%) RUP
6 27 (17.31%) SOA
7 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
8 20 (12.82%) People Management
9 19 (12.18%) Data Modelling
10 17 (10.90%) Project Management
10 17 (10.90%) PRINCE2
10 17 (10.90%) Automated Testing
11 16 (10.26%) E-Commerce
12 15 (9.62%) DSDM
12 15 (9.62%) Content Management
12 15 (9.62%) Analytics
13 14 (8.97%) OO
14 13 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 66 (42.31%) Java
2 45 (28.85%) JavaScript
3 41 (26.28%) SQL
4 38 (24.36%) C#
5 31 (19.87%) XPath
6 30 (19.23%) AspectJ
7 11 (7.05%) T-SQL
8 10 (6.41%) PHP
9 8 (5.13%) Perl
10 7 (4.49%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.21%) VBScript
12 4 (2.56%) XQuery
13 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.92%) VB
13 3 (1.92%) VB6
13 3 (1.92%) Ruby
14 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.64%) Python
14 1 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (22.44%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) CEH
2 6 (3.85%) GIAC
2 6 (3.85%) SSCP
2 6 (3.85%) CISSP
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.28%) ISEB
4 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 11 (7.05%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 53 (33.97%) Oracle
2 30 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.26%) IBM
4 11 (7.05%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.85%) Cisco
6 5 (3.21%) LogRhythm
6 5 (3.21%) Misys
6 5 (3.21%) Sourcefire
7 3 (1.92%) Adobe
7 3 (1.92%) Telerik
8 2 (1.28%) Alterian
8 2 (1.28%) HP
9 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.64%) Informatica
9 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified
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