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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 40 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 66 80 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.88% 5.70% 8.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.79% 15.01% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 58
Average salary £40,000 £36,895 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.41% +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £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
516 533 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.17% 37.99% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 362 353 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (42.04%) HTML
2 56 (35.67%) Degree
3 53 (33.76%) C#
4 52 (33.12%) .NET
4 52 (33.12%) Finance
5 51 (32.48%) JavaScript
6 50 (31.85%) SQL Server
6 50 (31.85%) Microsoft
7 49 (31.21%) SQL
8 47 (29.94%) CSS
9 46 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (26.75%) Web Services
10 42 (26.75%) Java
11 34 (21.66%) XML Schema
11 34 (21.66%) Use Case
12 32 (20.38%) XSLT
13 31 (19.75%) Visual Studio
14 30 (19.11%) jQuery
15 29 (18.47%) Linux
15 29 (18.47%) MVC
16 28 (17.83%) .NET Framework
17 27 (17.20%) Software Engineering
17 27 (17.20%) Middleware
17 27 (17.20%) ASP.NET
18 25 (15.92%) Internet
18 25 (15.92%) XPath
18 25 (15.92%) Analytics
19 23 (14.65%) Windows
19 23 (14.65%) SOA
20 22 (14.01%) HTML5

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (8.28%) JBoss
2 10 (6.37%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.37%) CMS
3 7 (4.46%) Apache
3 7 (4.46%) IIS
4 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.18%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (3.18%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.55%) WordPress
7 3 (1.91%) TeamSite
8 2 (1.27%) CICS
Applications
1 20 (12.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) WebTrends
1 3 (1.91%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.64%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.92%) Internet
2 13 (8.28%) Firewall
3 12 (7.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.55%) HTTP
5 3 (1.91%) DNS
5 3 (1.91%) Intranet
6 1 (0.64%) SSL
6 1 (0.64%) DMZ
6 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.64%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (7.64%) Oracle Database
2 12 (7.64%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.01%) MySQL
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.10%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.18%) Big Data
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.27%) MS Access
9 2 (1.27%) DB2
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.64%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.64%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (19.75%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.28%) Eclipse
2 13 (8.28%) Maven
3 7 (4.46%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.55%) Selenium
5 4 (2.55%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.55%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.91%) JUnit
6 3 (1.91%) Subversion
7 2 (1.27%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.64%) GitLab
8 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.64%) JMeter
8 1 (0.64%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.64%) Xcode
8 1 (0.64%) GoLive
8 1 (0.64%) Firebug
General
1 52 (33.12%) Finance
2 17 (10.83%) Retail
3 12 (7.64%) Banking
4 7 (4.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) Local Government
5 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (54.14%) Developer
2 29 (18.47%) Analyst
2 29 (18.47%) Java Developer
3 25 (15.92%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (10.83%) Architect
6 14 (8.92%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Lead Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Security Specialist
10 7 (4.46%) Senior Security Specialist
11 6 (3.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (3.82%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (3.82%) Front-End Web Developer
11 6 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.18%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (42.04%) HTML
2 52 (33.12%) .NET
3 47 (29.94%) CSS
4 42 (26.75%) Web Services
5 34 (21.66%) XML Schema
6 32 (20.38%) XSLT
7 30 (19.11%) jQuery
8 28 (17.83%) .NET Framework
9 27 (17.20%) Middleware
9 27 (17.20%) ASP.NET
10 22 (14.01%) HTML5
11 21 (13.38%) XSD
12 18 (11.46%) RESTful
13 16 (10.19%) XForms
13 16 (10.19%) Regular Expression
13 16 (10.19%) Spring
14 15 (9.55%) Ajax
14 15 (9.55%) Java EE
14 15 (9.55%) Hibernate
15 14 (8.92%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.19%) Open Source
3 13 (8.28%) Visualisation
4 12 (7.64%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.73%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.82%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.55%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.55%) W3C
8 4 (2.55%) Photography
8 4 (2.55%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.91%) DataPower
10 2 (1.27%) Blog
10 2 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.27%) Replication
10 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.47%) Linux
2 23 (14.65%) Windows
3 10 (6.37%) UNIX
4 7 (4.46%) AIX
5 6 (3.82%) Debian
5 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.27%) Solaris
6 2 (1.27%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.27%) zOS
7 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.66%) Use Case
3 29 (18.47%) MVC
4 27 (17.20%) Software Engineering
5 25 (15.92%) Analytics
6 23 (14.65%) SOA
7 21 (13.38%) Project Management
8 20 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (10.19%) Data Modelling
10 15 (9.55%) OO
11 14 (8.92%) PRINCE2
11 14 (8.92%) E-Commerce
11 14 (8.92%) Automated Testing
12 13 (8.28%) RUP
12 13 (8.28%) DSDM
12 13 (8.28%) Unified Process
13 12 (7.64%) SIEM
14 11 (7.01%) Scrum
14 11 (7.01%) UML
15 10 (6.37%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.76%) C#
2 51 (32.48%) JavaScript
3 49 (31.21%) SQL
4 42 (26.75%) Java
5 25 (15.92%) XPath
6 15 (9.55%) T-SQL
7 13 (8.28%) AspectJ
8 11 (7.01%) PL/SQL
9 10 (6.37%) PHP
10 8 (5.10%) VB.NET
10 8 (5.10%) Perl
11 6 (3.82%) VBScript
12 5 (3.18%) VB
13 4 (2.55%) XQuery
14 2 (1.27%) REXX
14 2 (1.27%) VBA
14 2 (1.27%) C++
14 2 (1.27%) COBOL
14 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (35.67%) Degree
2 11 (7.01%) CEH
2 11 (7.01%) CISSP
2 11 (7.01%) SSCP
2 11 (7.01%) GIAC
3 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.91%) VCP4
5 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.27%) ISEB
6 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.83%) QA
2 9 (5.73%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.64%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.91%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.27%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.27%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.64%) SCOM
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (31.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.74%) Oracle
3 12 (7.64%) IBM
4 11 (7.01%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.01%) Cisco
5 5 (3.18%) Sourcefire
5 5 (3.18%) LogRhythm
6 4 (2.55%) Adobe
6 4 (2.55%) HP
7 3 (1.91%) Google
8 2 (1.27%) Telerik
8 2 (1.27%) BMC
8 2 (1.27%) CA
8 2 (1.27%) SAP
9 1 (0.64%) Sybase
9 1 (0.64%) Informatica
9 1 (0.64%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.64%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago