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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 27 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 259 218 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.93% 7.05% 8.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.59% 19.36% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 140 113 169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1393 1126 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.30% 36.39% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 924 779 843
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
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
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -11 116 £42,000 -1.17% 16
Edinburgh +11 105 £36,500 +4.28% 10
Stirling -10 10 £46,000 - 2
Aberdeen +12 6 £38,500 +2.66% 2
West Lothian +12 3 £47,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 265 (49.81%) Java
2 244 (45.86%) HTML
3 227 (42.67%) SQL
4 194 (36.47%) JavaScript
5 160 (30.08%) Finance
6 150 (28.20%) C#
7 144 (27.07%) CSS
8 139 (26.13%) .NET
9 135 (25.38%) Oracle
10 134 (25.19%) SQL Server
11 132 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (23.12%) Relational Database
13 122 (22.93%) Web Services
14 116 (21.80%) XSLT
15 112 (21.05%) OO
16 108 (20.30%) Linux
17 102 (19.17%) jQuery
18 100 (18.80%) Spring
19 93 (17.48%) Microsoft
20 90 (16.92%) SOAP
21 82 (15.41%) Scrum
22 81 (15.23%) Data Modelling
23 79 (14.85%) OOP
24 78 (14.66%) RDBMS
25 77 (14.47%) J2EE
26 76 (14.29%) PL/SQL
26 76 (14.29%) Software Engineering
27 67 (12.59%) MVC
28 66 (12.41%) Degree
28 66 (12.41%) JSON

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 63 (11.84%) Tomcat
2 43 (8.08%) WebLogic
3 27 (5.08%) Apache
4 24 (4.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 14 (2.63%) CMS
8 13 (2.44%) IIS
9 12 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.50%) Mule
11 7 (1.32%) Drupal
12 6 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.75%) TIBCO EMS
15 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.56%) TeamSite
15 3 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.56%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 41 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (1.13%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.38%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.38%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Line 500
7 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.39%) Internet
2 20 (3.76%) HTTP
3 11 (2.07%) Intranet
4 6 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.75%) Firewall
6 3 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.19%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.19%) DNS
7 1 (0.19%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) LDAP
7 1 (0.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (25.19%) SQL Server
2 123 (23.12%) Relational Database
3 78 (14.66%) RDBMS
4 52 (9.77%) Oracle Database
5 43 (8.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 27 (5.08%) MySQL
8 24 (4.51%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.69%) Big Data
12 9 (1.69%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.13%) DTS
13 6 (1.13%) DB2
14 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 45 (8.46%) JUnit
2 40 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 34 (6.39%) Ant
5 29 (5.45%) Eclipse
6 28 (5.26%) Subversion
7 17 (3.20%) Maven
8 16 (3.01%) Oracle APEX
8 16 (3.01%) Git (software)
9 13 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (2.07%) JIRA
11 9 (1.69%) TestNG
11 9 (1.69%) Selenium
11 9 (1.69%) Toad
12 8 (1.50%) Xcode
12 8 (1.50%) ERwin
12 8 (1.50%) ProC
12 8 (1.50%) Mockito
13 7 (1.32%) PowerDesigner
13 7 (1.32%) Gradle
General
1 160 (30.08%) Finance
2 55 (10.34%) Back Office
3 27 (5.08%) Banking
4 22 (4.14%) Retail
4 22 (4.14%) Games
5 17 (3.20%) Marketing
6 12 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.50%) Legal
8 7 (1.32%) Front Office
9 6 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.94%) Law
10 5 (0.94%) Electronics
10 5 (0.94%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
13 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 330 (62.03%) Developer
2 92 (17.29%) Java Developer
3 74 (13.91%) Analyst
4 60 (11.28%) Senior Developer
5 56 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 34 (6.39%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (5.83%) Lead Developer
8 28 (5.26%) Web Developer
9 27 (5.08%) Software Developer
10 26 (4.89%) .NET Developer
11 23 (4.32%) Business Analyst
11 23 (4.32%) Middleware Specialist
12 20 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (3.38%) Applications Support
14 17 (3.20%) UI Developer
14 17 (3.20%) UI Programmer
15 16 (3.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 15 (2.82%) Consultant
16 15 (2.82%) J2EE Developer
17 14 (2.63%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (45.86%) HTML
2 144 (27.07%) CSS
3 139 (26.13%) .NET
4 122 (22.93%) Web Services
5 116 (21.80%) XSLT
6 102 (19.17%) jQuery
7 100 (18.80%) Spring
8 90 (16.92%) SOAP
9 77 (14.47%) J2EE
10 66 (12.41%) JSON
11 64 (12.03%) Hibernate
11 64 (12.03%) HTML5
12 53 (9.96%) ASP.NET
13 48 (9.02%) .NET Framework
14 47 (8.83%) Ajax
14 47 (8.83%) XML Messaging
15 38 (7.14%) CSS3
16 37 (6.95%) REST
17 33 (6.20%) Servlets
18 32 (6.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 56 (10.53%) Derivative
3 45 (8.46%) Computer Science
4 30 (5.64%) Open Source
5 19 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.44%) Digital Media
8 13 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.44%) Equities
8 13 (2.44%) Graphic Design
9 9 (1.69%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.50%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.32%) Clustering
12 6 (1.13%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.13%) Social Media
13 5 (0.94%) iPad
13 5 (0.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 108 (20.30%) Linux
2 58 (10.90%) Windows
3 56 (10.53%) UNIX
4 24 (4.51%) Apple iOS
5 22 (4.14%) Android
6 9 (1.69%) AIX
7 8 (1.50%) OpenVMS
7 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.75%) CentOS
10 4 (0.75%) Solaris
10 4 (0.75%) Debian
10 4 (0.75%) Fedora
11 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) MVS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (21.05%) OO
3 82 (15.41%) Scrum
4 81 (15.23%) Data Modelling
5 79 (14.85%) OOP
6 76 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 67 (12.59%) MVC
8 66 (12.41%) Multithreading
9 62 (11.65%) SOA
10 51 (9.59%) Web Development
11 50 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 48 (9.02%) Unit Testing
13 35 (6.58%) UML
13 35 (6.58%) Project Management
14 31 (5.83%) Change Management
14 31 (5.83%) Business Analysis
15 28 (5.26%) Automated Testing
16 27 (5.08%) iOS Development
17 26 (4.89%) BPMN
18 24 (4.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 265 (49.81%) Java
2 227 (42.67%) SQL
3 194 (36.47%) JavaScript
4 150 (28.20%) C#
5 76 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 37 (6.95%) Python
7 36 (6.77%) T-SQL
8 27 (5.08%) XQuery
9 26 (4.89%) PHP
10 25 (4.70%) Perl
11 21 (3.95%) C++
12 19 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 19 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 16 (3.01%) Jython
14 13 (2.44%) Shell Script
15 12 (2.26%) Objective-C
15 12 (2.26%) VBScript
15 12 (2.26%) XPath
16 11 (2.07%) VB
17 8 (1.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 66 (12.41%) Degree
2 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.32%) OCP
3 7 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.94%) MBA
5 5 (0.94%) GIAC
6 3 (0.56%) ISEB
6 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) OCA
8 1 (0.19%) CISSP
8 1 (0.19%) CEH
8 1 (0.19%) SSCP
8 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.19%) HND
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.08%) QA
2 23 (4.32%) ISO 9001
3 13 (2.44%) SLA
4 2 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (4.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 19 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.56%) MOM
3 3 (0.56%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 135 (25.38%) Oracle
2 93 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.32%) Sybase
4 12 (2.26%) Adobe
5 11 (2.07%) Twitter
6 9 (1.69%) VMware
6 9 (1.69%) Google
7 7 (1.32%) JBoss
8 6 (1.13%) Fidessa
8 6 (1.13%) SAP
8 6 (1.13%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.13%) thinkFolio
9 5 (0.94%) Reuters
9 5 (0.94%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.75%) Perforce
10 4 (0.75%) Zend
10 4 (0.75%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.75%) IBM
10 4 (0.75%) Dell
10 4 (0.75%) Citrix
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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EMIS
Salary: £35k to £40k depending on level of experience
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Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35k to £40k depending on level of experience
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
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