The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank - 16 9
Permanent jobs citing XML 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - 1.61% 15.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.76% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
XML
Wales

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 North Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 35.29% 33.87% 60.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 32
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

XML
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the North Wales region.

XML Salary Trend in North Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 4 (40.00%) ETL
5 4 (40.00%) J2SE
5 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Database Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) J2SE
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP