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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 87 123 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.69% 7.82% 8.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.81% 20.30% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 95 58
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £55,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
418 606 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.13% 38.53% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 440 274
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £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 22 May 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 75 (48.39%) Java
2 65 (41.94%) Web Services
3 58 (37.42%) HTML
4 55 (35.48%) Oracle
5 51 (32.90%) .NET
6 47 (30.32%) XML Schema
6 47 (30.32%) Use Case
7 45 (29.03%) Middleware
8 43 (27.74%) XSD
9 42 (27.10%) Hibernate
9 42 (27.10%) Spring
10 41 (26.45%) SQL
10 41 (26.45%) RESTful
11 40 (25.81%) CSS
11 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (25.16%) MVC
13 38 (24.52%) JavaScript
13 38 (24.52%) JMS
13 38 (24.52%) JPA
14 37 (23.87%) JBoss
15 36 (23.23%) Maven
16 35 (22.58%) JDBC
17 34 (21.94%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (21.94%) Java EE
18 33 (21.29%) Degree
19 32 (20.65%) AspectJ
19 32 (20.65%) Unified Process
19 32 (20.65%) TopLink
19 32 (20.65%) EJB
19 32 (20.65%) C#

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 37 (23.87%) JBoss
2 18 (11.61%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.03%) Apache
4 10 (6.45%) CMS
5 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.58%) WordPress
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.94%) IIS
7 3 (1.94%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.84%) Internet
2 10 (6.45%) HTTP
3 6 (3.87%) LDAP
4 5 (3.23%) Firewall
4 5 (3.23%) SSL
4 5 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.06%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (17.42%) Oracle Database
3 26 (16.77%) SQL Server
4 18 (11.61%) MySQL
5 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.81%) JasperReports
8 8 (5.16%) DataStage
9 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (3.23%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.23%) Big Data
11 4 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.65%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (23.23%) Maven
2 32 (20.65%) Eclipse
3 14 (9.03%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.81%) JUnit
5 8 (5.16%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.52%) Selenium
7 4 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.94%) JMeter
8 3 (1.94%) HttpUnit
9 2 (1.29%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.29%) Subversion
9 2 (1.29%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.29%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.65%) Ant
10 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.65%) Firebug
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.65%) WatiN
General
1 28 (18.06%) Finance
2 19 (12.26%) Banking
3 13 (8.39%) Retail
4 7 (4.52%) Marketing
5 5 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (52.26%) Developer
2 44 (28.39%) Java Developer
3 39 (25.16%) Senior Developer
4 34 (21.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (16.13%) Architect
6 17 (10.97%) Analyst
7 12 (7.74%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.45%) .NET Developer
9 9 (5.81%) AWS Developer
10 8 (5.16%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.16%) Consultant
10 8 (5.16%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.87%) Technical Specialist
11 6 (3.87%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.87%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.23%) Technical Manager
12 5 (3.23%) QA Engineer
12 5 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (2.58%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (41.94%) Web Services
2 58 (37.42%) HTML
3 51 (32.90%) .NET
4 47 (30.32%) XML Schema
5 45 (29.03%) Middleware
6 43 (27.74%) XSD
7 42 (27.10%) Hibernate
7 42 (27.10%) Spring
8 41 (26.45%) RESTful
9 40 (25.81%) CSS
10 38 (24.52%) JMS
10 38 (24.52%) JPA
11 35 (22.58%) JDBC
12 34 (21.94%) Java EE
13 32 (20.65%) TopLink
13 32 (20.65%) EJB
13 32 (20.65%) WSDL
13 32 (20.65%) EclipseLink
14 28 (18.06%) HTML5
15 26 (16.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.74%) Open Source
3 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.81%) Data Integration
5 8 (5.16%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.52%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.58%) Photography
9 3 (1.94%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.94%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.94%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.29%) User Experience
10 2 (1.29%) Blog
10 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.65%) Economics
11 1 (0.65%) PKI
11 1 (0.65%) Informatics
11 1 (0.65%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.71%) Linux
2 14 (9.03%) Windows
3 13 (8.39%) UNIX
4 7 (4.52%) Debian
4 7 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.32%) Use Case
2 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (25.16%) MVC
4 34 (21.94%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (20.65%) Unified Process
5 32 (20.65%) RUP
6 28 (18.06%) Software Engineering
7 23 (14.84%) SOA
8 22 (14.19%) People Management
9 18 (11.61%) Automated Testing
10 16 (10.32%) Project Management
10 16 (10.32%) Data Modelling
11 15 (9.68%) PRINCE2
11 15 (9.68%) Content Management
12 14 (9.03%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (9.03%) OO
13 13 (8.39%) Analytics
13 13 (8.39%) DSDM
13 13 (8.39%) E-Commerce
14 12 (7.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 75 (48.39%) Java
2 41 (26.45%) SQL
3 38 (24.52%) JavaScript
4 32 (20.65%) AspectJ
4 32 (20.65%) C#
5 27 (17.42%) XPath
6 10 (6.45%) Perl
6 10 (6.45%) PHP
7 9 (5.81%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.81%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.52%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.23%) VBScript
10 3 (1.94%) XQuery
10 3 (1.94%) VB
10 3 (1.94%) VB6
10 3 (1.94%) Ruby
10 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) Python
11 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (21.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) CEH
2 4 (2.58%) GIAC
2 4 (2.58%) CISSP
2 4 (2.58%) SSCP
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.29%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.03%) QA
2 12 (7.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) TeamSite
2 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (35.48%) Oracle
2 26 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.32%) IBM
4 10 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.23%) Misys
5 5 (3.23%) Sourcefire
5 5 (3.23%) LogRhythm
6 4 (2.58%) Cisco
7 3 (1.94%) Adobe
7 3 (1.94%) Telerik
8 2 (1.29%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.29%) Alterian
8 2 (1.29%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.65%) Informatica
9 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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