The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 87 73 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -35
Permanent jobs citing XML 70 78 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.72% 3.09% 5.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.18% 11.05% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 64 74 106
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,100 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
461 706 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.92% 27.93% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 402 584 684
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XML
Salary Trend in Reading

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

XML Salary Trend in Reading

XML
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Reading

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 110 (55.56%) SQL
2 107 (54.04%) JavaScript
3 103 (52.02%) HTML
4 99 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (41.92%) Java
6 81 (40.91%) CSS
7 77 (38.89%) Web Services
8 74 (37.37%) jQuery
9 66 (33.33%) Finance
10 61 (30.81%) Git (software)
11 60 (30.30%) Scrum
12 59 (29.80%) J2EE
13 55 (27.78%) Linux
14 53 (26.77%) SOA
14 53 (26.77%) Unit Testing
15 52 (26.26%) HTTP
15 52 (26.26%) MySQL
15 52 (26.26%) Telecoms
15 52 (26.26%) Spring
16 51 (25.76%) C#
17 49 (24.75%) Apache
17 49 (24.75%) Degree
18 48 (24.24%) Computer Science
18 48 (24.24%) XSLT
18 48 (24.24%) JSP
19 47 (23.74%) .NET
20 46 (23.23%) Tomcat
21 44 (22.22%) Ajax
22 43 (21.72%) DSDM
22 43 (21.72%) Selenium

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 49 (24.75%) Apache
2 46 (23.23%) Tomcat
3 37 (18.69%) Apache Solr
4 30 (15.15%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (7.58%) CMS
5 15 (7.58%) IIS
6 10 (5.05%) Node.js
7 7 (3.54%) JBoss
8 6 (3.03%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (3.03%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.03%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.52%) Drupal
9 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.01%) SAS
11 1 (0.51%) WordPress
11 1 (0.51%) Movable Type
11 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.53%) ArcView
2 4 (2.02%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.54%) SaaS
2 7 (3.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.26%) HTTP
2 10 (5.05%) LDAP
3 5 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (2.53%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (2.53%) tcpdump
3 5 (2.53%) snoop
3 5 (2.53%) FWSM
4 2 (1.01%) Internet
5 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.26%) MySQL
2 41 (20.71%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (6.57%) Adabas
4 13 (6.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (4.04%) SQLite
6 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.01%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.51%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) DTS
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 61 (30.81%) Git (software)
2 43 (21.72%) Selenium
3 42 (21.21%) Mockito
4 25 (12.63%) Jenkins
5 24 (12.12%) Subversion
6 22 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 21 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (8.08%) Maven
9 10 (5.05%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (4.55%) JIRA
11 8 (4.04%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (4.04%) Eclipse
12 6 (3.03%) Mercurial
13 5 (2.53%) Log4j
13 5 (2.53%) JUnit
13 5 (2.53%) Hudson
13 5 (2.53%) NetBeans
13 5 (2.53%) PHPUnit
14 3 (1.52%) Xcode
15 2 (1.01%) JBehave
General
1 66 (33.33%) Finance
2 52 (26.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.06%) Marketing
4 11 (5.56%) Banking
5 10 (5.05%) Publishing
6 7 (3.54%) Billing
7 5 (2.53%) French Language
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
8 2 (1.01%) Retail
8 2 (1.01%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Automotive
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 103 (52.02%) Developer
2 46 (23.23%) Consultant
3 43 (21.72%) Analyst
4 37 (18.69%) Java Consultant
5 35 (17.68%) Java Developer
6 21 (10.61%) Test Analyst
7 20 (10.10%) Architect
7 20 (10.10%) .NET Developer
8 19 (9.60%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
9 18 (9.09%) Java Architect
9 18 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
9 18 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
10 17 (8.59%) Programmer
11 14 (7.07%) Senior Developer
12 13 (6.57%) Web Developer
13 12 (6.06%) Software Engineer
14 11 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
14 11 (5.56%) Adabas Natural Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (52.02%) HTML
2 81 (40.91%) CSS
3 77 (38.89%) Web Services
4 74 (37.37%) jQuery
5 59 (29.80%) J2EE
6 52 (26.26%) Spring
7 48 (24.24%) XSLT
7 48 (24.24%) JSP
8 47 (23.74%) .NET
9 44 (22.22%) Ajax
10 40 (20.20%) Java EE
11 38 (19.19%) XHTML
11 38 (19.19%) ASP.NET
12 25 (12.63%) WCF
13 24 (12.12%) JSON
14 20 (10.10%) RESTful
15 17 (8.59%) JDBC
15 17 (8.59%) SOAP
16 15 (7.58%) Servlets
16 15 (7.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 40 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (19.19%) iPad
4 37 (18.69%) Client/Server
5 13 (6.57%) Open Source
6 10 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.55%) Mobile App
8 8 (4.04%) Blackberry
9 7 (3.54%) Management Information System
10 6 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (2.53%) GIS
12 4 (2.02%) Mathematics
13 2 (1.01%) User Experience
13 2 (1.01%) MPEG
13 2 (1.01%) Device Driver
13 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
13 2 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.51%) Motion Graphics
14 1 (0.51%) Social Media
14 1 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.78%) Linux
2 27 (13.64%) Windows
3 26 (13.13%) UNIX
4 10 (5.05%) Android
4 10 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.02%) Solaris
6 2 (1.01%) VMS
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.30%) Scrum
3 53 (26.77%) SOA
3 53 (26.77%) Unit Testing
4 43 (21.72%) DSDM
5 42 (21.21%) TDD
6 41 (20.71%) MVC
7 40 (20.20%) E-Commerce
7 40 (20.20%) BDD
7 40 (20.20%) Mentoring
8 37 (18.69%) Extreme Programming
9 26 (13.13%) Automation Testing
10 19 (9.60%) Web Testing
11 18 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 17 (8.59%) Web Development
13 12 (6.06%) Integration Testing
14 11 (5.56%) Business Analysis
14 11 (5.56%) Migration
14 11 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 110 (55.56%) SQL
2 107 (54.04%) JavaScript
3 83 (41.92%) Java
4 51 (25.76%) C#
5 23 (11.62%) XPath
6 21 (10.61%) PHP
7 14 (7.07%) VBScript
8 13 (6.57%) NATURAL
9 11 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 11 (5.56%) Perl
10 7 (3.54%) C++
10 7 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.03%) VBA
11 6 (3.03%) Delphi
11 6 (3.03%) Ruby
11 6 (3.03%) Pascal
11 6 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.53%) AspectJ
12 5 (2.53%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (24.75%) Degree
2 40 (20.20%) SC Cleared
2 40 (20.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.03%) Firmware
2 5 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) KVM
3 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (18.69%) SAP
1 37 (18.69%) hybris
2 20 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.59%) HP
4 13 (6.57%) Oracle
5 8 (4.04%) Sitecore
6 6 (3.03%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.03%) IBM
7 5 (2.53%) Sun
7 5 (2.53%) ESRI
7 5 (2.53%) Cisco
7 5 (2.53%) Foundry
7 5 (2.53%) F5
7 5 (2.53%) VMware
7 5 (2.53%) Google
7 5 (2.53%) Egenera
8 4 (2.02%) Open Text
8 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.52%) Apple
9 3 (1.52%) ServiceNow
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83Zero
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