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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 38 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 185 279 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.87% 7.47% 8.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.24% 18.62% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 128 175 164
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
1139 1498 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.17% 40.11% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 734 1002 864
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -15 71 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Glasgow -13 68 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Dundee +14 24 £44,000 - 3
Stirling -6 5 £32,500 -28.57%
Inverclyde - 2 £38,750 -
Aberdeen +15 1 £31,500 -28.40%
West Lothian -8 1 £30,500 -34.05%
East Lothian - 1 £33,500 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 216 (59.50%) Java
2 156 (42.98%) Web Services
3 152 (41.87%) HTML
4 132 (36.36%) Oracle
5 131 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (35.26%) Spring
7 124 (34.16%) SQL
8 117 (32.23%) JavaScript
9 107 (29.48%) CSS
10 103 (28.37%) MVC
11 97 (26.72%) .NET
12 92 (25.34%) Hibernate
13 84 (23.14%) Maven
14 81 (22.31%) J2EE
14 81 (22.31%) Linux
15 79 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
16 70 (19.28%) C#
17 68 (18.73%) RESTful
18 67 (18.46%) Finance
19 65 (17.91%) Tomcat
19 65 (17.91%) jQuery
20 63 (17.36%) Software Engineering
20 63 (17.36%) XSLT
20 63 (17.36%) Middleware
21 62 (17.08%) Relational Database
22 59 (16.25%) UNIX
23 57 (15.70%) Java EE
24 56 (15.43%) Degree
25 55 (15.15%) MySQL
25 55 (15.15%) SQL Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 65 (17.91%) Tomcat
2 52 (14.33%) Apache
3 43 (11.85%) JBoss
4 26 (7.16%) CMS
5 25 (6.89%) WebLogic
6 24 (6.61%) Oracle Service Bus
6 24 (6.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (1.93%) Mule
8 5 (1.38%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.38%) WordPress
8 5 (1.38%) Node.js
8 5 (1.38%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.83%) AquaLogic
10 3 (0.83%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.55%) IIS
12 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 22 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.93%) Magento
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.83%) PRMS
4 3 (0.83%) AquaLogic BPM
5 2 (0.55%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.28%) Maximo
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.48%) SaaS
3 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.06%) Internet
2 10 (2.75%) HTTP
3 8 (2.20%) LDAP
4 6 (1.65%) Firewall
4 6 (1.65%) SSL
5 5 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.83%) DNS
7 1 (0.28%) Intranet
7 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
7 1 (0.28%) ADSL
7 1 (0.28%) Broadband
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.08%) Relational Database
2 55 (15.15%) MySQL
2 55 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 54 (14.88%) Oracle Database
4 38 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (9.37%) RDBMS
6 25 (6.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (5.23%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (4.13%) Big Data
10 13 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.75%) MongoDB
12 10 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (2.20%) Hadoop
14 8 (2.20%) JasperReports
14 8 (2.20%) DataStage
14 8 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 84 (23.14%) Maven
2 45 (12.40%) Eclipse
3 39 (10.74%) Git (software)
4 37 (10.19%) JUnit
5 34 (9.37%) Ant
6 28 (7.71%) Subversion
7 25 (6.89%) Visual Studio
8 21 (5.79%) Jenkins
9 13 (3.58%) Selenium
10 12 (3.31%) Flash Builder
11 8 (2.20%) SpecFlow
11 8 (2.20%) GitLab
11 8 (2.20%) WatiN
11 8 (2.20%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.20%) MSBuild
11 8 (2.20%) HttpUnit
11 8 (2.20%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.20%) JMeter
12 6 (1.65%) Hudson
12 6 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (18.46%) Finance
2 30 (8.26%) Banking
3 13 (3.58%) Legal
4 10 (2.75%) Retail
4 10 (2.75%) Games
5 7 (1.93%) Back Office
5 7 (1.93%) Marketing
6 5 (1.38%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (64.46%) Developer
2 91 (25.07%) Java Developer
3 81 (22.31%) Senior Developer
4 54 (14.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (8.54%) Analyst
6 28 (7.71%) .NET Developer
7 26 (7.16%) Web Developer
8 19 (5.23%) Architect
8 19 (5.23%) AWS Developer
9 18 (4.96%) Software Developer
10 17 (4.68%) Consultant
11 16 (4.41%) Designer
12 15 (4.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (4.13%) SOA Designer
13 14 (3.86%) Software Engineer
14 12 (3.31%) Technical Architect
15 11 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
16 9 (2.48%) Business Analyst
16 9 (2.48%) Lead Designer
16 9 (2.48%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (42.98%) Web Services
2 152 (41.87%) HTML
3 128 (35.26%) Spring
4 107 (29.48%) CSS
5 97 (26.72%) .NET
6 92 (25.34%) Hibernate
7 81 (22.31%) J2EE
8 68 (18.73%) RESTful
9 65 (17.91%) jQuery
10 63 (17.36%) XSLT
10 63 (17.36%) Middleware
11 57 (15.70%) Java EE
12 54 (14.88%) XSD
12 54 (14.88%) HTML5
13 53 (14.60%) SOAP
14 50 (13.77%) JPA
14 50 (13.77%) ASP.NET
15 41 (11.29%) XML Schema
15 41 (11.29%) JMS
16 36 (9.92%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (9.92%) Mobile App
3 34 (9.37%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.31%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.31%) Physics
5 11 (3.03%) User Experience
6 10 (2.75%) iPad
7 8 (2.20%) W3C
8 6 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (1.65%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.65%) Clustering
8 6 (1.65%) Replication
9 5 (1.38%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.10%) Animation
10 4 (1.10%) Equities
11 3 (0.83%) EPoS
11 3 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.83%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.83%) iPhone
12 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 81 (22.31%) Linux
2 59 (16.25%) UNIX
3 42 (11.57%) Android
4 38 (10.47%) Windows
5 33 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.03%) Debian
8 6 (1.65%) Windows NT
8 6 (1.65%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (28.37%) MVC
3 79 (21.76%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (17.36%) Software Engineering
5 53 (14.60%) SDLC
6 52 (14.33%) Unit Testing
7 47 (12.95%) SOA
8 46 (12.67%) OO
9 42 (11.57%) Web Development
10 41 (11.29%) Use Case
11 36 (9.92%) Content Management
12 34 (9.37%) Scrum
12 34 (9.37%) E-Commerce
13 32 (8.82%) RUP
13 32 (8.82%) Unified Process
14 30 (8.26%) Android Development
15 29 (7.99%) Project Management
16 28 (7.71%) TDD
16 28 (7.71%) People Management
16 28 (7.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 216 (59.50%) Java
2 124 (34.16%) SQL
3 117 (32.23%) JavaScript
4 70 (19.28%) C#
5 42 (11.57%) PL/SQL
6 37 (10.19%) Perl
7 32 (8.82%) AspectJ
8 25 (6.89%) PHP
9 23 (6.34%) Bash Shell
9 23 (6.34%) T-SQL
10 20 (5.51%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.96%) XPath
12 13 (3.58%) VBScript
13 12 (3.31%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.75%) Ruby
14 10 (2.75%) C++
15 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.10%) Python
16 4 (1.10%) VB
17 3 (0.83%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 56 (15.43%) Degree
2 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.83%) MCP
3 3 (0.83%) HNC
3 3 (0.83%) HND
3 3 (0.83%) CISSP
3 3 (0.83%) SSCP
3 3 (0.83%) GIAC
3 3 (0.83%) CEH
4 1 (0.28%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.23%) QA
2 6 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.83%) WAI
3 3 (0.83%) Section 508
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) Puppet
1 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.55%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 132 (36.36%) Oracle
2 53 (14.60%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.79%) Sybase
4 13 (3.58%) IBM
5 10 (2.75%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.20%) Alterian
6 8 (2.20%) Informatica
6 8 (2.20%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.93%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.65%) NetSuite
9 5 (1.38%) Misys
10 4 (1.10%) LogRhythm
10 4 (1.10%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.10%) Apple
11 3 (0.83%) Cisco
11 3 (0.83%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.83%) PayPal
11 3 (0.83%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (0.55%) Google
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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FPSG Connect
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Compeititve Benefits
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits, flexi-working
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive benefits
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