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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 21 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 7.89% 6.45% 9.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 12.50% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
48 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 63.16% 51.61% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 28
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 6 £32,500 -
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) GAMP
2 5 (71.43%) MSI
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Numerical Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) WiX
2 5 (71.43%) Qt
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Hyland
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MSI
1 5 (71.43%) WiX
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Software Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Software Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Qt
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Management
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Hyland