The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 61 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.85% 5.78% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.65% 14.55% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 47
Average salary £35,500 £39,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.12% +27.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
327 213 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.08% 39.74% 55.29%
Number of salaries quoted 276 193 331
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

XML
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Somerset region.

XML Salary Trend in Somerset

XML
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Somerset

XML
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 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
Bath +1 45 £30,500 -23.75% 7
Bridgwater +5 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Street -9 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Frome - 3 £37,500 -
Taunton -5 2 £35,500 -0.69%
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £47,500 - 1
XML
South West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

1 121 (76.10%) HTML
2 95 (59.75%) CSS
3 74 (46.54%) SQL Server
4 73 (45.91%) JavaScript
5 70 (44.03%) MySQL
6 69 (43.40%) C#
6 69 (43.40%) .NET
7 61 (38.36%) XHTML
7 61 (38.36%) Web Development
8 59 (37.11%) Relational Database
9 55 (34.59%) Java
10 54 (33.96%) XSLT
11 50 (31.45%) ASP.NET
12 41 (25.79%) SQL
13 38 (23.90%) MS Excel
13 38 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (23.90%) Content Management
14 36 (22.64%) RDBMS
14 36 (22.64%) PHP
15 35 (22.01%) Windows
16 33 (20.75%) jQuery
17 32 (20.13%) SOAP
17 32 (20.13%) OO
18 30 (18.87%) Web Services
19 29 (18.24%) Linux
19 29 (18.24%) Mentoring
20 27 (16.98%) JSON
20 27 (16.98%) Finance
21 25 (15.72%) Git (software)
22 24 (15.09%) Degree

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 24 (15.09%) Apache
2 20 (12.58%) Umbraco
3 10 (6.29%) IIS
4 8 (5.03%) ColdFusion
5 7 (4.40%) CMS
6 6 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.14%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.52%) Magnolia
8 4 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.89%) Drupal
9 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.26%) Node.js
11 1 (0.63%) Moodle
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (23.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.92%) Internet
2 8 (5.03%) HTTP
3 2 (1.26%) NFC
3 2 (1.26%) DHCP
3 2 (1.26%) DNS
3 2 (1.26%) SSL
3 2 (1.26%) SAN
4 1 (0.63%) Multicast
4 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (46.54%) SQL Server
2 70 (44.03%) MySQL
3 59 (37.11%) Relational Database
4 36 (22.64%) RDBMS
5 10 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.26%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (15.72%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.47%) Subversion
3 10 (6.29%) Maven
3 10 (6.29%) Ant
3 10 (6.29%) JUnit
4 8 (5.03%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.40%) PEAR
5 7 (4.40%) PHPUnit
5 7 (4.40%) Trac
5 7 (4.40%) Bugzilla
6 5 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.52%) Selenium
8 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.26%) Xcode
9 2 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.26%) JIRA
10 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.63%) JMeter
10 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
General
1 27 (16.98%) Finance
2 6 (3.77%) Publishing
3 1 (0.63%) Banking
3 1 (0.63%) Retail
3 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (74.21%) Developer
2 46 (28.93%) Applications Support
3 42 (26.42%) Web Developer
4 34 (21.38%) Applications Developer
5 29 (18.24%) Java Developer
6 25 (15.72%) Analyst
6 25 (15.72%) PHP Developer
7 21 (13.21%) Support Analyst
7 21 (13.21%) Applications Support Analyst
8 15 (9.43%) PHP Web Developer
9 12 (7.55%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.55%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.92%) Web Applications Developer
11 9 (5.66%) Architect
12 8 (5.03%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 6 (3.77%) Java Web Developer
13 6 (3.77%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 6 (3.77%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (76.10%) HTML
2 95 (59.75%) CSS
3 69 (43.40%) .NET
4 61 (38.36%) XHTML
5 54 (33.96%) XSLT
6 50 (31.45%) ASP.NET
7 33 (20.75%) jQuery
8 32 (20.13%) SOAP
9 30 (18.87%) Web Services
10 27 (16.98%) JSON
11 22 (13.84%) Ajax
12 18 (11.32%) CakePHP
12 18 (11.32%) Symfony
12 18 (11.32%) Spring
13 17 (10.69%) LAMP
13 17 (10.69%) Hibernate
14 15 (9.43%) HTML5
15 11 (6.92%) Zend Framework
15 11 (6.92%) XML-RPC
16 10 (6.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.18%) W3C
2 13 (8.18%) Open Source
3 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.52%) User Experience
6 3 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.26%) Clustering
7 2 (1.26%) iPhone
7 2 (1.26%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.01%) Windows
2 29 (18.24%) Linux
3 11 (6.92%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.26%) Android
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.63%) UNIX
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.36%) Web Development
2 38 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (23.90%) Content Management
3 32 (20.13%) OO
4 29 (18.24%) Mentoring
5 23 (14.47%) Software Engineering
6 21 (13.21%) Scrum
7 19 (11.95%) Service Delivery
7 19 (11.95%) Line Management
8 18 (11.32%) MVC
9 13 (8.18%) TDD
10 11 (6.92%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.29%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.29%) OOP
11 10 (6.29%) Service Management
12 9 (5.66%) Workflow
12 9 (5.66%) ITSM
13 8 (5.03%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (45.91%) JavaScript
2 69 (43.40%) C#
3 55 (34.59%) Java
4 41 (25.79%) SQL
5 36 (22.64%) PHP
6 23 (14.47%) Python
7 18 (11.32%) T-SQL
8 14 (8.81%) Ruby
9 11 (6.92%) C++
9 11 (6.92%) ECMAScript
10 7 (4.40%) Perl
10 7 (4.40%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.40%) CFML
10 7 (4.40%) PHP5
11 5 (3.14%) C
12 4 (2.52%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.26%) VB6
14 2 (1.26%) XAML
14 2 (1.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Degree
2 6 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.26%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.26%) ISEB
4 2 (1.26%) MCSE
4 2 (1.26%) HND
4 2 (1.26%) MCP
4 2 (1.26%) MCSD
4 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) NFS
1 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.63%) Xen
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.26%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (13.84%) Oracle
2 20 (12.58%) Sitecore
3 15 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.18%) Zend
5 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.52%) Apple
6 3 (1.89%) JBoss
6 3 (1.89%) Sun
7 2 (1.26%) VMware
7 2 (1.26%) Google
7 2 (1.26%) IBM
7 2 (1.26%) Trapeze
8 1 (0.63%) Sybase
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco
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