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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 52 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 131 212 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.24% 6.53% 8.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.97% 15.82% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 94 117 163
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £53,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1194 1340 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.65% 41.28% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 850 862 724
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 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -22 61 £40,000 - 16
Edinburgh -2 60 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Stirling - 5 £45,000 - 1
Aberdeen 0 1 £26,000 -35.80%
Fife - 1 £28,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £48,000 - 3
East Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 169 (45.92%) HTML
2 154 (41.85%) SQL
3 151 (41.03%) Java
4 142 (38.59%) JavaScript
5 130 (35.33%) CSS
6 123 (33.42%) Finance
7 118 (32.07%) SQL Server
8 108 (29.35%) C#
8 108 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (28.26%) Web Services
10 99 (26.90%) .NET
11 84 (22.83%) jQuery
12 80 (21.74%) Oracle
13 79 (21.47%) Degree
14 76 (20.65%) Microsoft
15 73 (19.84%) Relational Database
16 71 (19.29%) Linux
17 66 (17.93%) Spring
18 61 (16.58%) OO
19 60 (16.30%) Data Modelling
20 58 (15.76%) XSLT
21 53 (14.40%) MVC
22 52 (14.13%) ASP.NET
23 50 (13.59%) Tomcat
24 49 (13.32%) Windows
24 49 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
25 46 (12.50%) Software Engineering
26 44 (11.96%) .NET Framework
27 42 (11.41%) Scrum
27 42 (11.41%) HTML5

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (13.59%) Tomcat
2 22 (5.98%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.16%) CMS
4 14 (3.80%) Apache
5 13 (3.53%) IIS
6 11 (2.99%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.72%) JBoss
7 10 (2.72%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.90%) Mule
10 6 (1.63%) TeamSite
11 5 (1.36%) Liferay
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.82%) WordPress
13 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.54%) CICS
14 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 2 (0.54%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.54%) Drupal
15 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (1.36%) WebTrends
2 4 (1.09%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.27%) Magento
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.71%) Internet
2 11 (2.99%) HTTP
2 11 (2.99%) Firewall
3 10 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.17%) DNS
5 7 (1.90%) Intranet
5 7 (1.90%) iBeacon
6 6 (1.63%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.09%) Wireless
7 4 (1.09%) DHCP
8 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.27%) SSL
8 1 (0.27%) DMZ
8 1 (0.27%) Telnet
8 1 (0.27%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (32.07%) SQL Server
2 73 (19.84%) Relational Database
3 36 (9.78%) RDBMS
4 25 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (4.89%) MySQL
8 16 (4.35%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.53%) SQLite
10 11 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.90%) Big Data
13 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.36%) Snowflake Schema
14 5 (1.36%) Star Schema
15 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.82%) DTS
Development Applications
1 38 (10.33%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.34%) JUnit
3 24 (6.52%) Maven
4 23 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (5.16%) Eclipse
6 17 (4.62%) Xcode
7 16 (4.35%) Git (software)
8 14 (3.80%) Ant
8 14 (3.80%) Subversion
9 8 (2.17%) Selenium
10 7 (1.90%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.09%) Hudson
11 4 (1.09%) Gradle
11 4 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (1.09%) JIRA
12 3 (0.82%) Mockito
12 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.82%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.82%) ClearCase
General
1 123 (33.42%) Finance
2 36 (9.78%) Banking
3 30 (8.15%) Retail
4 16 (4.35%) Back Office
4 16 (4.35%) Marketing
5 13 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.63%) Games
7 5 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.36%) Electronics
8 4 (1.09%) Front Office
9 2 (0.54%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 244 (66.30%) Developer
2 68 (18.48%) Java Developer
3 52 (14.13%) Senior Developer
4 47 (12.77%) Analyst
5 43 (11.68%) Web Developer
6 29 (7.88%) Software Developer
7 26 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (5.43%) Architect
9 17 (4.62%) .NET Developer
10 16 (4.35%) Lead Developer
10 16 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (3.53%) Java Web Developer
11 13 (3.53%) Front-End Web Developer
11 13 (3.53%) Software Engineer
12 11 (2.99%) Applications Support
12 11 (2.99%) C# Developer
12 11 (2.99%) Technical Analyst
13 10 (2.72%) Data Architect
13 10 (2.72%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.72%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (45.92%) HTML
2 130 (35.33%) CSS
3 104 (28.26%) Web Services
4 99 (26.90%) .NET
5 84 (22.83%) jQuery
6 66 (17.93%) Spring
7 58 (15.76%) XSLT
8 52 (14.13%) ASP.NET
9 44 (11.96%) .NET Framework
10 42 (11.41%) HTML5
11 39 (10.60%) SOAP
12 36 (9.78%) JSON
12 36 (9.78%) J2EE
13 34 (9.24%) Hibernate
13 34 (9.24%) REST
14 28 (7.61%) XML Schema
15 25 (6.79%) WCF
16 24 (6.52%) XML Messaging
17 23 (6.25%) RESTful
17 23 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.51%) Computer Science
3 29 (7.88%) Mobile App
4 21 (5.71%) Derivative
4 21 (5.71%) Open Source
5 20 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.53%) iPad
8 12 (3.26%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.26%) Visualisation
8 12 (3.26%) SWIFT
9 10 (2.72%) User Experience
10 9 (2.45%) Equities
11 8 (2.17%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.63%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.63%) iPhone
13 5 (1.36%) DTV
13 5 (1.36%) Replication
14 4 (1.09%) Clustering
14 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 71 (19.29%) Linux
2 49 (13.32%) Windows
3 40 (10.87%) UNIX
4 22 (5.98%) Apple iOS
5 18 (4.89%) Android
6 12 (3.26%) AIX
7 9 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.63%) Debian
9 4 (1.09%) Solaris
9 4 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.82%) CentOS
10 3 (0.82%) Fedora
11 2 (0.54%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.54%) zOS
11 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.27%) HPUX
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (16.58%) OO
3 60 (16.30%) Data Modelling
4 53 (14.40%) MVC
5 46 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 42 (11.41%) Scrum
7 38 (10.33%) Web Development
8 34 (9.24%) SOA
9 30 (8.15%) OOP
10 27 (7.34%) Unit Testing
11 26 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (6.79%) Analytics
13 24 (6.52%) Use Case
13 24 (6.52%) Automated Testing
14 22 (5.98%) Multithreading
15 21 (5.71%) iOS Development
16 20 (5.43%) E-Commerce
16 20 (5.43%) Project Management
16 20 (5.43%) Mentoring
17 19 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 154 (41.85%) SQL
2 151 (41.03%) Java
3 142 (38.59%) JavaScript
4 108 (29.35%) C#
5 32 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 30 (8.15%) PL/SQL
7 29 (7.88%) XPath
8 23 (6.25%) Perl
8 23 (6.25%) PHP
9 18 (4.89%) Objective-C
10 16 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.26%) Python
12 11 (2.99%) XQuery
12 11 (2.99%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.72%) C++
14 7 (1.90%) VBScript
14 7 (1.90%) VB
15 4 (1.09%) C
15 4 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.09%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 79 (21.47%) Degree
2 13 (3.53%) GIAC
3 10 (2.72%) SSCP
3 10 (2.72%) CISSP
3 10 (2.72%) CEH
4 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.09%) CWNA
5 4 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.09%) CCNA
5 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.54%) ISEB
6 2 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.52%) QA
2 9 (2.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.09%) Firmware
3 3 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.54%) RACF
4 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) CA LISA
1 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.54%) CA Endevor
1 2 (0.54%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.27%) SCOM
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 80 (21.74%) Oracle
2 76 (20.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.16%) IBM
4 14 (3.80%) Sybase
4 14 (3.80%) SAP
4 14 (3.80%) Cisco
5 11 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 11 (2.99%) Apple
6 9 (2.45%) HP
7 8 (2.17%) Google
8 6 (1.63%) Adobe
9 4 (1.09%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (1.09%) Meru Networks
9 4 (1.09%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.09%) Fidessa
9 4 (1.09%) CA
9 4 (1.09%) Aruba
9 4 (1.09%) ProCurve
9 4 (1.09%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.82%) Sourcefire
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