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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 45 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 166 259 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.04% 7.02% 6.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.12% 18.78% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 100 140 108
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +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
1176 1379 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.70% 37.37% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 724 910 774
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Glasgow -12 83 £51,500 +29.15% 10
Edinburgh -31 54 £40,500 +9.45% 10
Dundee +10 13 £44,000 - 4
Aberdeen +7 2 £30,750 -20.12% 1
Stirling +3 2 £32,500 -
Inverclyde - 2 £38,750 -
West Lothian -7 1 £30,500 -35.78%
Highlands - 1 £40,000 -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 217 (63.27%) Java
2 152 (44.31%) Web Services
3 138 (40.23%) HTML
4 137 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (38.48%) SQL
6 129 (37.61%) Oracle
7 120 (34.99%) Spring
8 111 (32.36%) JavaScript
9 106 (30.90%) CSS
10 89 (25.95%) J2EE
11 87 (25.36%) .NET
12 86 (25.07%) MVC
13 80 (23.32%) Hibernate
14 79 (23.03%) Linux
15 77 (22.45%) Maven
16 75 (21.87%) Continuous Integration
17 70 (20.41%) Relational Database
18 66 (19.24%) Tomcat
19 65 (18.95%) Finance
20 60 (17.49%) Software Engineering
20 60 (17.49%) C#
21 59 (17.20%) UNIX
21 59 (17.20%) RESTful
22 58 (16.91%) jQuery
23 57 (16.62%) XSLT
23 57 (16.62%) SOAP
23 57 (16.62%) Apache
24 56 (16.33%) MySQL
24 56 (16.33%) SDLC
25 55 (16.03%) Java EE

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 66 (19.24%) Tomcat
2 57 (16.62%) Apache
3 31 (9.04%) JBoss
4 29 (8.45%) WebLogic
5 28 (8.16%) Oracle Service Bus
5 28 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 26 (7.58%) CMS
7 8 (2.33%) Mule
8 5 (1.46%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.46%) Node.js
8 5 (1.46%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.17%) WordPress
10 3 (0.87%) AquaLogic
10 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.29%) Drupal
12 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.04%) Magento
3 4 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.87%) AquaLogic BPM
4 3 (0.87%) PRMS
5 2 (0.58%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.62%) SaaS
3 5 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.87%) GitHub
5 3 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.37%) Internet
2 12 (3.50%) HTTP
3 8 (2.33%) LDAP
4 6 (1.75%) SSL
5 3 (0.87%) Firewall
6 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.58%) DNS
7 1 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (20.41%) Relational Database
2 56 (16.33%) MySQL
3 49 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 42 (12.24%) RDBMS
5 34 (9.91%) SQL Server
6 32 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (6.12%) NoSQL
9 15 (4.37%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (3.50%) Big Data
11 10 (2.92%) MongoDB
11 10 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.33%) DataStage
13 8 (2.33%) JasperReports
14 7 (2.04%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (1.46%) SQLite
17 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
18 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 77 (22.45%) Maven
2 46 (13.41%) Git (software)
3 41 (11.95%) JUnit
4 40 (11.66%) Eclipse
5 37 (10.79%) Subversion
6 33 (9.62%) Ant
7 30 (8.75%) Jenkins
8 15 (4.37%) Visual Studio
9 13 (3.79%) Hudson
10 12 (3.50%) Flash Builder
10 12 (3.50%) Selenium
11 8 (2.33%) HttpUnit
11 8 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (2.33%) JMeter
12 7 (2.04%) Xcode
12 7 (2.04%) TeamCity
12 7 (2.04%) WatiN
12 7 (2.04%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.04%) MSBuild
12 7 (2.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 65 (18.95%) Finance
2 34 (9.91%) Banking
3 16 (4.66%) Retail
4 13 (3.79%) Legal
5 10 (2.92%) Games
6 8 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.04%) Back Office
7 7 (2.04%) Marketing
8 5 (1.46%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.17%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.87%) Law
11 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 227 (66.18%) Developer
2 84 (24.49%) Java Developer
3 73 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 44 (12.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (8.16%) Analyst
6 23 (6.71%) .NET Developer
7 22 (6.41%) Web Developer
8 20 (5.83%) Designer
8 20 (5.83%) SOA Designer
9 17 (4.96%) AWS Developer
10 16 (4.66%) Consultant
10 16 (4.66%) Software Engineer
10 16 (4.66%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.08%) Lead Designer
12 13 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (3.79%) Oracle Developer
13 12 (3.50%) Architect
13 12 (3.50%) Business Analyst
14 11 (3.21%) Android Developer
15 10 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (44.31%) Web Services
2 138 (40.23%) HTML
3 120 (34.99%) Spring
4 106 (30.90%) CSS
5 89 (25.95%) J2EE
6 87 (25.36%) .NET
7 80 (23.32%) Hibernate
8 59 (17.20%) RESTful
9 58 (16.91%) jQuery
10 57 (16.62%) SOAP
10 57 (16.62%) XSLT
11 55 (16.03%) Java EE
12 50 (14.58%) Middleware
13 49 (14.29%) JSON
14 47 (13.70%) HTML5
15 40 (11.66%) JPA
16 36 (10.50%) ASP.NET
16 36 (10.50%) XSD
17 33 (9.62%) JMS
18 32 (9.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (11.95%) Mobile App
3 40 (11.66%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.83%) Mathematics
5 17 (4.96%) Physics
6 13 (3.79%) iPad
7 11 (3.21%) Animation
8 9 (2.62%) W3C
8 9 (2.62%) User Experience
9 7 (2.04%) iPhone
10 5 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.17%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.17%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.17%) Equities
12 3 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.87%) EPoS
12 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.58%) Linked Data
13 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 79 (23.03%) Linux
2 59 (17.20%) UNIX
3 45 (13.12%) Android
4 36 (10.50%) Apple iOS
5 29 (8.45%) Windows
6 12 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.21%) Debian
8 7 (2.04%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (25.07%) MVC
3 75 (21.87%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (17.49%) Software Engineering
5 56 (16.33%) SDLC
6 54 (15.74%) OO
7 53 (15.45%) Unit Testing
8 45 (13.12%) SOA
9 39 (11.37%) Scrum
10 34 (9.91%) TDD
11 33 (9.62%) Web Development
11 33 (9.62%) Android Development
12 30 (8.75%) Content Management
13 29 (8.45%) Open Source
14 25 (7.29%) ERP
15 24 (7.00%) iOS Development
16 23 (6.71%) E-Commerce
16 23 (6.71%) Automated Testing
16 23 (6.71%) Use Case
17 22 (6.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (63.27%) Java
2 132 (38.48%) SQL
3 111 (32.36%) JavaScript
4 60 (17.49%) C#
5 50 (14.58%) PL/SQL
6 38 (11.08%) Perl
7 25 (7.29%) PHP
8 24 (7.00%) Bash Shell
9 21 (6.12%) Shell Script
10 20 (5.83%) AspectJ
11 17 (4.96%) T-SQL
12 14 (4.08%) C++
13 12 (3.50%) Ruby
14 11 (3.21%) XPath
15 9 (2.62%) VB.NET
16 8 (2.33%) Objective-C
17 7 (2.04%) Apple Swift
18 6 (1.75%) Python
19 4 (1.17%) Tcl
19 4 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (16.03%) Degree
2 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.87%) MCP
3 3 (0.87%) HNC
3 3 (0.87%) HND
4 2 (0.58%) CISSP
4 2 (0.58%) SSCP
4 2 (0.58%) GIAC
4 2 (0.58%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.96%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) Section 508
2 3 (0.87%) SLA
2 3 (0.87%) WAI
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) Puppet
1 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.58%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 129 (37.61%) Oracle
2 40 (11.66%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.08%) Sybase
4 13 (3.79%) IBM
5 11 (3.21%) Apple
6 9 (2.62%) Alterian
6 9 (2.62%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.33%) Xamarin
8 7 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 7 (2.04%) Informatica
9 6 (1.75%) NetSuite
10 5 (1.46%) Misys
11 3 (0.87%) Google
11 3 (0.87%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.87%) PayPal
11 3 (0.87%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.58%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.58%) Sourcefire
12 2 (0.58%) Cognos
12 2 (0.58%) Cisco
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
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Edinburgh
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Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Dundee
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Fife
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive beneifts
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
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Dundee
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Aberdeen
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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