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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 32 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 79 93 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.80% 6.12% 7.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.49% 16.52% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 51
Average salary £42,500 £36,895 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.19% +5.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
510 563 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 37.06% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 335 384 268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
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 March 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 57 (39.58%) HTML
2 50 (34.72%) .NET
3 47 (32.64%) JavaScript
3 47 (32.64%) Web Services
3 47 (32.64%) XML Schema
3 47 (32.64%) Use Case
4 45 (31.25%) CSS
5 43 (29.86%) C#
6 42 (29.17%) Degree
7 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
8 40 (27.78%) Finance
9 39 (27.08%) Middleware
9 39 (27.08%) Java
10 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
10 38 (26.39%) MVC
11 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (25.00%) SQL
13 34 (23.61%) XSLT
14 33 (22.92%) XSD
15 32 (22.22%) Oracle
16 31 (21.53%) XPath
17 30 (20.83%) jQuery
17 30 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (19.44%) HTML5
18 28 (19.44%) ASP.NET
18 28 (19.44%) SOA
19 27 (18.75%) RESTful
20 26 (18.06%) .NET Framework
21 25 (17.36%) Spring
21 25 (17.36%) Hibernate

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 24 (16.67%) JBoss
2 11 (7.64%) CMS
3 7 (4.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.78%) Apache
5 4 (2.78%) IIS
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.78%) WordPress
6 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.39%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.69%) CICS
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.78%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.67%) Internet
2 11 (7.64%) Firewall
3 10 (6.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (3.47%) HTTP
5 3 (2.08%) SSL
5 3 (2.08%) LDAP
5 3 (2.08%) Intranet
6 1 (0.69%) Telnet
6 1 (0.69%) DMZ
6 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.69%) DNS
6 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 15 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.56%) MySQL
6 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.47%) Big Data
8 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.08%) JasperReports
8 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.39%) DataStage
9 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.69%) DB2
10 1 (0.69%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 23 (15.97%) Maven
3 22 (15.28%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.47%) JUnit
4 5 (3.47%) Selenium
5 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.08%) ClearCase
6 3 (2.08%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.39%) Subversion
8 1 (0.69%) Firebug
8 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.69%) WatiN
8 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.69%) GitLab
8 1 (0.69%) JMeter
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.69%) Ant
General
1 40 (27.78%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Banking
2 12 (8.33%) Retail
3 7 (4.86%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (54.17%) Developer
2 28 (19.44%) Senior Developer
2 28 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Architect
4 22 (15.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (11.11%) Analyst
6 12 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.94%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Security Specialist
9 7 (4.86%) Senior Security Specialist
10 6 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) AWS Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (39.58%) HTML
2 50 (34.72%) .NET
3 47 (32.64%) Web Services
3 47 (32.64%) XML Schema
4 45 (31.25%) CSS
5 39 (27.08%) Middleware
6 34 (23.61%) XSLT
7 33 (22.92%) XSD
8 30 (20.83%) jQuery
9 28 (19.44%) HTML5
9 28 (19.44%) ASP.NET
10 27 (18.75%) RESTful
11 26 (18.06%) .NET Framework
12 25 (17.36%) Hibernate
12 25 (17.36%) Spring
12 25 (17.36%) JMS
13 24 (16.67%) JDBC
13 24 (16.67%) Java EE
14 23 (15.97%) JPA
15 22 (15.28%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Open Source
2 12 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 9 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.86%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.78%) Photography
6 4 (2.78%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.78%) W3C
6 4 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.78%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.39%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.39%) Blog
9 1 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.69%) Informatics
9 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.69%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Windows
2 18 (12.50%) Linux
3 6 (4.17%) UNIX
4 2 (1.39%) Debian
4 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.69%) zOS
5 1 (0.69%) AIX
5 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.64%) Use Case
2 38 (26.39%) MVC
3 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (19.44%) SOA
6 22 (15.28%) RUP
6 22 (15.28%) Unified Process
7 21 (14.58%) Software Engineering
8 20 (13.89%) Project Management
8 20 (13.89%) Data Modelling
9 18 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 18 (12.50%) Analytics
10 17 (11.81%) E-Commerce
11 16 (11.11%) DSDM
12 13 (9.03%) Content Management
12 13 (9.03%) People Management
13 11 (7.64%) Automated Testing
13 11 (7.64%) OO
14 10 (6.94%) SIEM
15 9 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.64%) JavaScript
2 43 (29.86%) C#
3 39 (27.08%) Java
4 36 (25.00%) SQL
5 31 (21.53%) XPath
6 22 (15.28%) AspectJ
7 12 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 9 (6.25%) PHP
9 8 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.86%) PL/SQL
11 6 (4.17%) VBScript
12 4 (2.78%) Perl
12 4 (2.78%) XQuery
13 3 (2.08%) VB6
13 3 (2.08%) VB
14 1 (0.69%) COBOL
14 1 (0.69%) REXX
14 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.69%) VBA
14 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (29.17%) Degree
2 9 (6.25%) CEH
2 9 (6.25%) CISSP
2 9 (6.25%) SSCP
2 9 (6.25%) GIAC
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.39%) ISEB
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.86%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.69%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.69%) CA Endevor
1 1 (0.69%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
2 32 (22.22%) Oracle
3 10 (6.94%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.25%) Cisco
4 9 (6.25%) IBM
5 5 (3.47%) Sourcefire
5 5 (3.47%) LogRhythm
6 3 (2.08%) Telerik
6 3 (2.08%) Adobe
6 3 (2.08%) HP
7 2 (1.39%) Misys
8 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.69%) Google
8 1 (0.69%) BMC
8 1 (0.69%) CA
8 1 (0.69%) Informatica
8 1 (0.69%) SAP
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Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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