The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 269 263 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.39% 8.16% 9.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.62% 21.86% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 164 156 188
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1203 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.69% 37.33% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 957 813 833
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,171 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
UK

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XML
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

XML Salary Trend in Scotland

XML
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Scotland

XML
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Glasgow -12 122 £42,500 - 18
Edinburgh +1 118 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Stirling - 8 £46,000 -
Aberdeen +8 5 £43,750 +16.66% 1
West Lothian +10 2 £47,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 259 (48.41%) Java
2 245 (45.79%) HTML
3 231 (43.18%) SQL
4 210 (39.25%) JavaScript
5 151 (28.22%) C#
6 150 (28.04%) Finance
7 147 (27.48%) .NET
8 145 (27.10%) Oracle
9 140 (26.17%) CSS
10 138 (25.79%) SQL Server
11 135 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
12 126 (23.55%) Web Services
13 116 (21.68%) XSLT
14 107 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 105 (19.63%) Linux
16 103 (19.25%) OO
17 98 (18.32%) jQuery
18 93 (17.38%) Microsoft
19 87 (16.26%) SOAP
20 86 (16.07%) Spring
21 84 (15.70%) J2EE
21 84 (15.70%) Hibernate
22 82 (15.33%) PL/SQL
23 79 (14.77%) Ajax
24 78 (14.58%) Scrum
25 76 (14.21%) Software Engineering
26 75 (14.02%) JSON
27 74 (13.83%) SOA
28 73 (13.64%) RDBMS
29 71 (13.27%) OOP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 47 (8.79%) WebLogic
2 44 (8.22%) Tomcat
3 24 (4.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 23 (4.30%) Apache
5 19 (3.55%) IIS
6 17 (3.18%) Drupal
7 16 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
9 13 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.50%) CMS
11 7 (1.31%) TIBCO EMS
12 6 (1.12%) Mule
13 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.56%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.37%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 43 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) GIMP
2 8 (1.50%) MS Office
2 8 (1.50%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.93%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.31%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.37%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Line 500
7 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.17%) Internet
2 26 (4.86%) HTTP
3 19 (3.55%) LDAP
4 13 (2.43%) Intranet
5 7 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.75%) Firewall
7 3 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.19%) SSL
8 1 (0.19%) DNS
8 1 (0.19%) Extranet
8 1 (0.19%) X.509
8 1 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (25.79%) SQL Server
2 107 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 73 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 52 (9.72%) Oracle Database
5 50 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 41 (7.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 26 (4.86%) MySQL
9 24 (4.49%) Oracle ODI
10 20 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (3.18%) Big Data
12 16 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.50%) MongoDB
14 8 (1.50%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (1.12%) DB2
17 5 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 48 (8.97%) JUnit
2 43 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (7.66%) Ant
4 37 (6.92%) Visual Studio
5 36 (6.73%) Eclipse
6 26 (4.86%) Subversion
7 21 (3.93%) TestNG
8 18 (3.36%) Oracle APEX
9 15 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (2.62%) Git (software)
11 12 (2.24%) Maven
12 11 (2.06%) JIRA
12 11 (2.06%) Toad
13 10 (1.87%) ProC
14 9 (1.68%) ERwin
15 8 (1.50%) PowerDesigner
15 8 (1.50%) Bugzilla
16 7 (1.31%) Selenium
17 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 6 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 150 (28.04%) Finance
2 50 (9.35%) Back Office
3 28 (5.23%) Banking
4 22 (4.11%) Retail
5 19 (3.55%) Games
6 13 (2.43%) Marketing
7 10 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.68%) Legal
9 8 (1.50%) Front Office
10 7 (1.31%) Investment Banking
11 6 (1.12%) Law
11 6 (1.12%) Advertising
12 5 (0.93%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.37%) Electronics
13 2 (0.37%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.19%) French Language
14 1 (0.19%) German Language
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 328 (61.31%) Developer
2 100 (18.69%) Java Developer
3 74 (13.83%) Analyst
4 58 (10.84%) Software Engineer
5 54 (10.09%) Senior Developer
6 32 (5.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (5.79%) Lead Developer
8 29 (5.42%) .NET Developer
9 25 (4.67%) Software Developer
10 23 (4.30%) Middleware Specialist
11 22 (4.11%) Business Analyst
12 21 (3.93%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (3.36%) Applications Support
14 17 (3.18%) Consultant
14 17 (3.18%) UI Developer
14 17 (3.18%) UI Programmer
15 15 (2.80%) Web Developer
16 13 (2.43%) C# Developer
17 12 (2.24%) Oracle Developer
17 12 (2.24%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (45.79%) HTML
2 147 (27.48%) .NET
3 140 (26.17%) CSS
4 126 (23.55%) Web Services
5 116 (21.68%) XSLT
6 98 (18.32%) jQuery
7 87 (16.26%) SOAP
8 86 (16.07%) Spring
9 84 (15.70%) J2EE
9 84 (15.70%) Hibernate
10 79 (14.77%) Ajax
11 75 (14.02%) JSON
12 64 (11.96%) HTML5
13 58 (10.84%) .NET Framework
14 54 (10.09%) ASP.NET
15 41 (7.66%) Middleware
15 41 (7.66%) XML Messaging
16 40 (7.48%) JSF
17 37 (6.92%) Struts
18 36 (6.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.53%) Derivative
2 47 (8.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (8.41%) Computer Science
4 43 (8.04%) Open Source
5 24 (4.49%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.93%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.36%) N-Tier
8 17 (3.18%) Equities
8 17 (3.18%) Client/Server
9 16 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.43%) Graphic Design
10 13 (2.43%) Digital Media
11 11 (2.06%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.87%) Fixed Income
13 8 (1.50%) GIS
13 8 (1.50%) Clustering
13 8 (1.50%) PKI
14 7 (1.31%) Statistics
14 7 (1.31%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 105 (19.63%) Linux
2 66 (12.34%) Windows
3 63 (11.78%) UNIX
4 22 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 21 (3.93%) Android
6 15 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.87%) OpenVMS
8 7 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.31%) Solaris
9 5 (0.93%) AIX
9 5 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.56%) Debian
11 2 (0.37%) MVS
11 2 (0.37%) Fedora
11 2 (0.37%) CentOS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (19.25%) OO
3 78 (14.58%) Scrum
4 76 (14.21%) Software Engineering
5 74 (13.83%) SOA
6 71 (13.27%) OOP
7 70 (13.08%) Data Modelling
8 65 (12.15%) MVC
9 60 (11.21%) Multithreading
10 50 (9.35%) Unit Testing
11 47 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 39 (7.29%) Web Development
13 39 (7.29%) Workflow
13 39 (7.29%) Project Management
14 38 (7.10%) BPMN
15 31 (5.79%) Business Analysis
15 31 (5.79%) Change Management
15 31 (5.79%) UML
16 30 (5.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 259 (48.41%) Java
2 231 (43.18%) SQL
3 210 (39.25%) JavaScript
4 151 (28.22%) C#
5 82 (15.33%) PL/SQL
6 43 (8.04%) Python
7 29 (5.42%) T-SQL
8 25 (4.67%) XQuery
9 24 (4.49%) Perl
9 24 (4.49%) PHP
10 21 (3.93%) VB.NET
11 20 (3.74%) C++
11 20 (3.74%) Shell Script
12 19 (3.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 16 (2.99%) Jython
14 15 (2.80%) VB
15 12 (2.24%) VBScript
16 11 (2.06%) XPath
16 11 (2.06%) Ruby
17 10 (1.87%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 67 (12.52%) Degree
2 10 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.31%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.31%) OCP
3 7 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (1.12%) ISEB
5 5 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.93%) MBA
5 5 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.56%) GIAC
7 2 (0.37%) OCA
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) MCITP
8 1 (0.19%) CEH
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.19%) CISSP
8 1 (0.19%) HND
8 1 (0.19%) SSCP
8 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.92%) QA
2 27 (5.05%) ISO 9001
3 18 (3.36%) SLA
4 3 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (4.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 19 (3.55%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (1.12%) MOM
4 2 (0.37%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 145 (27.10%) Oracle
2 93 (17.38%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.49%) JBoss
4 21 (3.93%) Adobe
4 21 (3.93%) Sybase
5 13 (2.43%) VMware
6 9 (1.68%) Google
6 9 (1.68%) TIBCO
6 9 (1.68%) Twitter
7 5 (0.93%) Reuters
7 5 (0.93%) Informatica
8 4 (0.75%) LexisNexis
8 4 (0.75%) IBM
8 4 (0.75%) Citrix
8 4 (0.75%) Zend
8 4 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.56%) Cognos
9 3 (0.56%) SAP
9 3 (0.56%) Business Objects
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible work pattern
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Aberdeen
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago