The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 240 217 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.08% 6.85% 7.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.09% 17.67% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 139 92 163
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,350 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
XML
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1327 1228 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.13% 38.75% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 891 811 794
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Edinburgh +23 107 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Glasgow -10 102 £40,750 +1.87% 14
Aberdeen +20 9 £39,250 +24.60% 3
Stirling -20 9 - -
Fife - 4 £22,000 -
North Lanarkshire -5 2 £35,000 -
Dundee +8 1 - -
West Lothian -2 1 £37,500 +15.38%
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 250 (47.89%) Java
2 240 (45.98%) SQL
3 233 (44.64%) HTML
4 184 (35.25%) JavaScript
5 180 (34.48%) Finance
6 171 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
7 156 (29.89%) C#
8 146 (27.97%) CSS
9 138 (26.44%) .NET
10 129 (24.71%) Web Services
11 125 (23.95%) Linux
11 125 (23.95%) Oracle
11 125 (23.95%) SQL Server
12 113 (21.65%) Relational Database
13 106 (20.31%) OO
14 97 (18.58%) Microsoft
15 96 (18.39%) XSLT
16 92 (17.62%) Spring
17 90 (17.24%) jQuery
18 84 (16.09%) SOAP
18 84 (16.09%) Data Modelling
19 81 (15.52%) Degree
20 77 (14.75%) Scrum
21 76 (14.56%) PL/SQL
22 73 (13.98%) J2EE
23 72 (13.79%) OOP
24 71 (13.60%) Software Engineering
25 67 (12.84%) RDBMS
26 66 (12.64%) UNIX
27 65 (12.45%) Tomcat

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 65 (12.45%) Tomcat
2 44 (8.43%) WebLogic
3 29 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.98%) Apache
5 23 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (3.26%) CMS
7 15 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (2.87%) WebSphere
8 13 (2.49%) IIS
9 9 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.53%) Mule
11 5 (0.96%) Drupal
11 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.77%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.57%) JBoss
13 3 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.57%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.38%) Apache Qpid
14 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 39 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.96%) InfoPath
2 5 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.15%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (0.77%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.57%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.09%) Internet
2 16 (3.07%) HTTP
3 12 (2.30%) Intranet
4 9 (1.72%) Firewall
5 8 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (0.96%) DNS
7 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.57%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.19%) X.509
9 1 (0.19%) ASN.1
9 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (23.95%) SQL Server
2 113 (21.65%) Relational Database
3 67 (12.84%) RDBMS
4 47 (9.00%) Oracle Database
5 37 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (6.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 32 (6.13%) MySQL
8 31 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (4.41%) Oracle ODI
11 17 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.92%) NoSQL
16 9 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (1.15%) Big Data
18 5 (0.96%) DB2
18 5 (0.96%) Snowflake Schema
18 5 (0.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 37 (7.09%) JUnit
3 34 (6.51%) Ant
4 32 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (4.41%) Subversion
5 23 (4.41%) Eclipse
6 20 (3.83%) Maven
7 18 (3.45%) Git (software)
8 12 (2.30%) Xcode
9 11 (2.11%) Oracle APEX
10 10 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.72%) JIRA
11 9 (1.72%) Selenium
12 8 (1.53%) Gradle
13 6 (1.15%) Mockito
13 6 (1.15%) ERwin
14 5 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (0.96%) PowerDesigner
14 5 (0.96%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.77%) Mercurial
General
1 180 (34.48%) Finance
2 46 (8.81%) Back Office
3 42 (8.05%) Banking
4 29 (5.56%) Retail
5 19 (3.64%) Marketing
6 18 (3.45%) Games
7 15 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.49%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.72%) Front Office
10 7 (1.34%) Electronics
10 7 (1.34%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.96%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 327 (62.64%) Developer
2 91 (17.43%) Java Developer
3 79 (15.13%) Analyst
4 59 (11.30%) Senior Developer
5 44 (8.43%) Software Engineer
6 37 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 36 (6.90%) Web Developer
8 30 (5.75%) Lead Developer
9 29 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 23 (4.41%) Business Analyst
11 22 (4.21%) Middleware Specialist
12 21 (4.02%) .NET Developer
13 19 (3.64%) Applications Support
14 17 (3.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 14 (2.68%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
15 14 (2.68%) Senior Software Engineer
16 13 (2.49%) Support Analyst
16 13 (2.49%) J2EE Developer
16 13 (2.49%) Technical Analyst
16 13 (2.49%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (44.64%) HTML
2 146 (27.97%) CSS
3 138 (26.44%) .NET
4 129 (24.71%) Web Services
5 96 (18.39%) XSLT
6 92 (17.62%) Spring
7 90 (17.24%) jQuery
8 84 (16.09%) SOAP
9 73 (13.98%) J2EE
10 57 (10.92%) ASP.NET
11 55 (10.54%) HTML5
12 54 (10.34%) Hibernate
13 53 (10.15%) JSON
14 51 (9.77%) .NET Framework
15 47 (9.00%) REST
16 40 (7.66%) XML Messaging
17 36 (6.90%) Ajax
18 33 (6.32%) CSS3
19 30 (5.75%) WCF
19 30 (5.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 50 (9.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 47 (9.00%) Derivative
5 24 (4.60%) Open Source
6 19 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.26%) Mathematics
7 17 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.68%) Mobile App
9 13 (2.49%) Equities
10 11 (2.11%) N-Tier
10 11 (2.11%) Visualisation
10 11 (2.11%) User Experience
11 9 (1.72%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.72%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.72%) Graphic Design
11 9 (1.72%) Digital Media
12 8 (1.53%) SWIFT
13 7 (1.34%) DTV
13 7 (1.34%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 125 (23.95%) Linux
2 66 (12.64%) UNIX
3 61 (11.69%) Windows
4 24 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.83%) Android
6 16 (3.07%) AIX
7 12 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.53%) Debian
9 5 (0.96%) Solaris
10 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.77%) CentOS
10 4 (0.77%) Fedora
11 3 (0.57%) OpenVMS
12 2 (0.38%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) zOS
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.19%) MVS
13 1 (0.19%) HPUX
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (20.31%) OO
3 84 (16.09%) Data Modelling
4 77 (14.75%) Scrum
5 72 (13.79%) OOP
6 71 (13.60%) Software Engineering
7 61 (11.69%) MVC
8 57 (10.92%) Web Development
9 56 (10.73%) SOA
10 55 (10.54%) Multithreading
11 45 (8.62%) Mentoring
12 44 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (6.70%) Project Management
13 35 (6.70%) Unit Testing
14 33 (6.32%) Automated Testing
15 31 (5.94%) Change Management
16 30 (5.75%) UML
17 25 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (4.79%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (4.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 250 (47.89%) Java
2 240 (45.98%) SQL
3 184 (35.25%) JavaScript
4 156 (29.89%) C#
5 76 (14.56%) PL/SQL
6 46 (8.81%) T-SQL
7 39 (7.47%) Python
8 33 (6.32%) PHP
9 31 (5.94%) Perl
10 26 (4.98%) XQuery
11 20 (3.83%) C++
12 19 (3.64%) VB.NET
13 18 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 16 (3.07%) VB
14 16 (3.07%) Jython
15 15 (2.87%) Shell Script
16 14 (2.68%) XPath
16 14 (2.68%) Objective-C
16 14 (2.68%) VBScript
17 7 (1.34%) C
Qualifications
1 81 (15.52%) Degree
2 10 (1.92%) GIAC
3 6 (1.15%) CEH
3 6 (1.15%) CISSP
3 6 (1.15%) OCP
3 6 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.15%) SSCP
4 5 (0.96%) MBA
4 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.19%) HND
7 1 (0.19%) OCA
7 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.58%) QA
2 16 (3.07%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (0.38%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.19%) RACF
Systems Management
1 23 (4.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 18 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.57%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.19%) MOM
5 1 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.19%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 125 (23.95%) Oracle
2 97 (18.58%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.79%) Sybase
4 16 (3.07%) SAP
5 13 (2.49%) Adobe
6 12 (2.30%) Google
7 11 (2.11%) Twitter
8 10 (1.92%) IBM
9 7 (1.34%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.15%) thinkFolio
10 6 (1.15%) Cisco
10 6 (1.15%) Fidessa
10 6 (1.15%) HP
11 5 (0.96%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.77%) Zend
12 4 (0.77%) Dell
12 4 (0.77%) Perforce
12 4 (0.77%) CA
12 4 (0.77%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.57%) Informatica
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