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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 29 46 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing XML 107 54 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.04% 4.08% 7.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.14% 12.08% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79 34 65
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
590 447 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.82% 33.74% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 470 298 321
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 2 October 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 118 (50.21%) HTML
2 98 (41.70%) Java
3 95 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 91 (38.72%) SQL
5 82 (34.89%) Linux
6 77 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (32.34%) CSS
8 75 (31.91%) C#
9 69 (29.36%) Web Services
10 67 (28.51%) SQL Server
10 67 (28.51%) Finance
11 64 (27.23%) .NET
12 63 (26.81%) Degree
13 56 (23.83%) SOAP
14 55 (23.40%) XSLT
15 54 (22.98%) Microsoft
16 46 (19.57%) Software Engineering
17 41 (17.45%) Computer Science
18 40 (17.02%) PL/SQL
19 37 (15.74%) Oracle
20 34 (14.47%) WebLogic
21 33 (14.04%) Internet
22 32 (13.62%) JSON
22 32 (13.62%) QA
23 31 (13.19%) jQuery
24 30 (12.77%) J2EE
24 30 (12.77%) Scrum
25 26 (11.06%) MS Excel
25 26 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
26 25 (10.64%) Web Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 34 (14.47%) WebLogic
2 24 (10.21%) Tomcat
3 23 (9.79%) Apache
4 19 (8.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (4.68%) CMS
6 10 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (2.98%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.55%) IIS
9 5 (2.13%) Drupal
10 4 (1.70%) TeamSite
11 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.43%) CICS
Applications
1 26 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.55%) Markit EDM
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 3 (1.28%) WebTrends
4 3 (1.28%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.04%) Internet
2 12 (5.11%) HTTP
3 6 (2.55%) Firewall
3 6 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.13%) Intranet
5 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.85%) DNS
7 1 (0.43%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (28.51%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.64%) MySQL
2 25 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (10.21%) Oracle Database
4 23 (9.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (8.94%) Relational Database
6 20 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (8.09%) Oracle ODI
8 16 (6.81%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.85%) MS Access
14 2 (0.85%) DB2
14 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (9.79%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.09%) Ant
3 13 (5.53%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.83%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (3.83%) Subversion
6 7 (2.98%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.98%) JUnit
7 6 (2.55%) JIRA
8 5 (2.13%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.70%) Selenium
9 4 (1.70%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.28%) Fiddler
10 3 (1.28%) TestNG
10 3 (1.28%) FogBugz
10 3 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.28%) Toad
11 2 (0.85%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.85%) ProC
General
1 67 (28.51%) Finance
2 19 (8.09%) Retail
3 14 (5.96%) Banking
4 10 (4.26%) Games
5 7 (2.98%) Marketing
6 6 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.13%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 123 (52.34%) Developer
2 51 (21.70%) Analyst
3 34 (14.47%) Java Developer
4 25 (10.64%) Software Engineer
5 23 (9.79%) Software Developer
5 23 (9.79%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.66%) Middleware Specialist
7 15 (6.38%) UI Programmer
7 15 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 15 (6.38%) UI Developer
7 15 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (5.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.68%) J2EE Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
12 9 (3.83%) Flash Developer
13 8 (3.40%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.40%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (50.21%) HTML
2 76 (32.34%) CSS
3 69 (29.36%) Web Services
4 64 (27.23%) .NET
5 56 (23.83%) SOAP
6 55 (23.40%) XSLT
7 32 (13.62%) JSON
8 31 (13.19%) jQuery
9 30 (12.77%) J2EE
10 23 (9.79%) Middleware
11 22 (9.36%) HTML5
11 22 (9.36%) CSS3
12 20 (8.51%) .NET Framework
13 18 (7.66%) Ajax
13 18 (7.66%) ASP.NET
14 17 (7.23%) Hibernate
15 16 (6.81%) Spring
16 15 (6.38%) Servlets
16 15 (6.38%) WPF
16 15 (6.38%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.45%) Computer Science
2 26 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.81%) Open Source
4 15 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.96%) Mathematics
6 13 (5.53%) Graphic Design
6 13 (5.53%) Digital Media
7 12 (5.11%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.83%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.55%) User Experience
10 5 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (2.13%) Blog
11 4 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.28%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.28%) Social Media
13 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.85%) DataPower
14 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
14 1 (0.43%) FMCG
14 1 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 82 (34.89%) Linux
2 19 (8.09%) UNIX
2 19 (8.09%) Windows
3 15 (6.38%) AIX
3 15 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.96%) Android
5 11 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.40%) Debian
7 4 (1.70%) Fedora
7 4 (1.70%) CentOS
8 2 (0.85%) Solaris
8 2 (0.85%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.85%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) zOS
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.57%) Software Engineering
3 30 (12.77%) Scrum
4 25 (10.64%) SOA
4 25 (10.64%) Web Development
5 23 (9.79%) OO
5 23 (9.79%) Project Management
6 21 (8.94%) MVC
6 21 (8.94%) Automated Testing
7 20 (8.51%) Business Analysis
7 20 (8.51%) BPMN
8 18 (7.66%) UML
8 18 (7.66%) E-Commerce
9 17 (7.23%) OOP
10 15 (6.38%) Analytics
11 14 (5.96%) iOS Development
11 14 (5.96%) Mentoring
11 14 (5.96%) Workflow
11 14 (5.96%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.53%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (41.70%) Java
2 95 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 91 (38.72%) SQL
4 75 (31.91%) C#
5 40 (17.02%) PL/SQL
6 21 (8.94%) Python
7 19 (8.09%) PHP
8 18 (7.66%) T-SQL
9 15 (6.38%) Perl
9 15 (6.38%) XQuery
10 14 (5.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 13 (5.53%) Jython
12 12 (5.11%) VB.NET
13 9 (3.83%) C++
14 7 (2.98%) PowerShell
15 6 (2.55%) VB
16 5 (2.13%) ActionScript
16 5 (2.13%) C
17 4 (1.70%) VBScript
18 3 (1.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 63 (26.81%) Degree
2 8 (3.40%) GIAC
3 5 (2.13%) OCP
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.13%) MBA
4 4 (1.70%) CISSP
4 4 (1.70%) SSCP
4 4 (1.70%) CEH
5 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.62%) QA
2 11 (4.68%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.85%) ISA Server
2 2 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.43%) RACF
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (8.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (5.96%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.43%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.43%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.74%) Oracle
3 11 (4.68%) Google
4 10 (4.26%) Adobe
5 9 (3.83%) Twitter
6 6 (2.55%) thinkFolio
6 6 (2.55%) Fidessa
7 5 (2.13%) IBM
7 5 (2.13%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.70%) Zend
8 4 (1.70%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.70%) Dell
8 4 (1.70%) Cisco
9 3 (1.28%) JBoss
9 3 (1.28%) VMware
9 3 (1.28%) Facebook
10 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.85%) HP
10 2 (0.85%) Citrix
10 2 (0.85%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh / Glasgow
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago