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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 37 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 174 269 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.56% 6.71% 9.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.09% 17.72% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 89 187 146
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
1153 1518 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.84% 37.87% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 726 1071 780
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
Edinburgh -1 94 £40,500 +8.00% 10
Glasgow -13 68 £42,500 - 8
Dundee +6 5 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Renfrewshire - 2 £33,000 -
Aberdeen +17 1 £27,500 -25.17%
East Lothian +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Fife - 1 £28,500 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 140 (46.05%) Java
2 128 (42.11%) HTML
3 124 (40.79%) Web Services
4 105 (34.54%) JavaScript
5 98 (32.24%) .NET
6 94 (30.92%) Oracle
6 94 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (29.93%) SQL
8 89 (29.28%) CSS
9 88 (28.95%) MVC
10 86 (28.29%) SQL Server
11 84 (27.63%) C#
12 80 (26.32%) Spring
13 69 (22.70%) jQuery
14 68 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
14 68 (22.37%) Hibernate
15 67 (22.04%) Finance
16 62 (20.39%) ASP.NET
17 59 (19.41%) Microsoft
18 56 (18.42%) Maven
19 55 (18.09%) HTML5
20 54 (17.76%) RESTful
21 53 (17.43%) XSLT
22 51 (16.78%) XSD
22 51 (16.78%) Middleware
23 50 (16.45%) XML Schema
23 50 (16.45%) Use Case
24 49 (16.12%) Software Engineering
24 49 (16.12%) Degree
25 48 (15.79%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 38 (12.50%) JBoss
2 37 (12.17%) Tomcat
3 22 (7.24%) Apache
4 15 (4.93%) CMS
5 8 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.32%) IIS
8 4 (1.32%) WordPress
9 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.99%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.66%) Liferay
11 1 (0.33%) Moodle
11 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Maximo
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.55%) Internet
2 8 (2.63%) HTTP
3 7 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (2.30%) Firewall
4 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.64%) DNS
5 4 (1.32%) Intranet
5 4 (1.32%) DHCP
5 4 (1.32%) LDAP
5 4 (1.32%) Wireless
5 4 (1.32%) iBeacon
6 3 (0.99%) SSL
7 1 (0.33%) ADSL
7 1 (0.33%) Broadband
7 1 (0.33%) VPN
7 1 (0.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.84%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.88%) Oracle Database
4 26 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (8.22%) MySQL
6 20 (6.58%) RDBMS
7 16 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (4.61%) Big Data
9 13 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.62%) NoSQL
12 10 (3.29%) SQLite
13 9 (2.96%) Hadoop
13 9 (2.96%) JasperReports
13 9 (2.96%) MongoDB
14 8 (2.63%) DataStage
15 6 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 56 (18.42%) Maven
2 37 (12.17%) Eclipse
3 35 (11.51%) Visual Studio
4 24 (7.89%) Git (software)
5 22 (7.24%) JUnit
6 19 (6.25%) Ant
6 19 (6.25%) Subversion
7 15 (4.93%) Selenium
7 15 (4.93%) Jenkins
8 12 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.96%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.96%) MSBuild
9 9 (2.96%) SpecFlow
9 9 (2.96%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.96%) WatiN
9 9 (2.96%) GitLab
10 8 (2.63%) Xcode
11 7 (2.30%) Flash Builder
12 6 (1.97%) Hudson
13 4 (1.32%) Android Studio
General
1 67 (22.04%) Finance
2 27 (8.88%) Banking
3 14 (4.61%) Retail
4 8 (2.63%) Legal
5 7 (2.30%) Marketing
6 5 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.32%) Games
7 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Local Government
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 200 (65.79%) Developer
2 70 (23.03%) Senior Developer
3 66 (21.71%) Java Developer
4 44 (14.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (10.20%) .NET Developer
6 30 (9.87%) Architect
7 21 (6.91%) Analyst
7 21 (6.91%) Web Developer
8 19 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.92%) AWS Developer
10 12 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (3.62%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.29%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.29%) Technical Architect
12 10 (3.29%) Consultant
13 9 (2.96%) .NET Web Developer
14 8 (2.63%) Data Architect
14 8 (2.63%) iOS Developer
15 7 (2.30%) Front-End Developer
15 7 (2.30%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (42.11%) HTML
2 124 (40.79%) Web Services
3 98 (32.24%) .NET
4 89 (29.28%) CSS
5 80 (26.32%) Spring
6 69 (22.70%) jQuery
7 68 (22.37%) Hibernate
8 62 (20.39%) ASP.NET
9 55 (18.09%) HTML5
10 54 (17.76%) RESTful
11 53 (17.43%) XSLT
12 51 (16.78%) XSD
12 51 (16.78%) Middleware
13 50 (16.45%) XML Schema
14 37 (12.17%) Java EE
14 37 (12.17%) JMS
15 36 (11.84%) J2EE
16 35 (11.51%) .NET Framework
16 35 (11.51%) JPA
17 34 (11.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.18%) Mobile App
2 32 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.61%) Open Source
5 9 (2.96%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.96%) iPad
6 8 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.30%) Replication
7 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.97%) Clustering
8 6 (1.97%) User Experience
8 6 (1.97%) Animation
8 6 (1.97%) Derivative
9 5 (1.64%) iPhone
9 5 (1.64%) Equities
10 4 (1.32%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.32%) Photography
11 3 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.99%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.79%) Linux
2 43 (14.14%) Windows
3 34 (11.18%) UNIX
4 29 (9.54%) Android
5 22 (7.24%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.97%) Windows NT
6 6 (1.97%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.64%) Debian
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (28.95%) MVC
3 68 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (16.45%) Use Case
5 49 (16.12%) Software Engineering
6 38 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 36 (11.84%) OO
8 35 (11.51%) Data Modelling
9 31 (10.20%) Web Development
9 31 (10.20%) SOA
10 30 (9.87%) Unified Process
10 30 (9.87%) RUP
11 29 (9.54%) Content Management
12 26 (8.55%) E-Commerce
13 25 (8.22%) Automated Testing
14 24 (7.89%) Android Development
15 22 (7.24%) Analytics
16 20 (6.58%) iOS Development
16 20 (6.58%) People Management
17 19 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 140 (46.05%) Java
2 105 (34.54%) JavaScript
3 91 (29.93%) SQL
4 84 (27.63%) C#
5 35 (11.51%) XPath
6 30 (9.87%) AspectJ
7 29 (9.54%) T-SQL
8 26 (8.55%) PL/SQL
9 22 (7.24%) Perl
10 16 (5.26%) Shell Script
10 16 (5.26%) PHP
11 13 (4.28%) VBScript
12 12 (3.95%) Bash Shell
13 10 (3.29%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.63%) C++
14 8 (2.63%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.97%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.64%) XQuery
17 4 (1.32%) VB
17 4 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (16.12%) Degree
2 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.64%) CEH
3 5 (1.64%) GIAC
3 5 (1.64%) SSCP
3 5 (1.64%) CISSP
4 4 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.32%) CCNA
4 4 (1.32%) CWNA
5 3 (0.99%) MCP
6 2 (0.66%) ISEB
6 2 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.95%) ISO 9001
2 11 (3.62%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.32%) Firmware
2 3 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 94 (30.92%) Oracle
2 59 (19.41%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.58%) IBM
4 19 (6.25%) Sybase
5 10 (3.29%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.29%) Informatica
6 9 (2.96%) TIBCO
6 9 (2.96%) Cisco
7 6 (1.97%) HP
7 6 (1.97%) Apple
8 5 (1.64%) LogRhythm
8 5 (1.64%) Sourcefire
8 5 (1.64%) Misys
9 4 (1.32%) Adobe
9 4 (1.32%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (1.32%) Meru Networks
9 4 (1.32%) Aruba
9 4 (1.32%) ProCurve
10 3 (0.99%) Telerik
11 2 (0.66%) Business Objects
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension and Private health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Highly Competitive, plus excellent bonus/package
Posted: 4 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Technical Development
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £55000 per annum + flexi working, training
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago