The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 26 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 83 72 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.52% 6.64% 9.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.96% 17.56% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68 57 76
Average salary £34,000 £29,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.25% -2.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
378 410 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.24% 37.82% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 345 368 302
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,276 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Wales

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XML
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

XML Salary Trend in South Wales

XML
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in South Wales

XML
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Cardiff -8 51 £30,565 +3.61% 12
Caerphilly - 12 £35,000 -
Torfaen +3 6 £36,000 +18.03%
Newport -3 6 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Bridgend +11 3 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £41,250 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £30,000 -
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 92 (63.45%) Web Services
2 82 (56.55%) HTML
3 77 (53.10%) SQL
4 66 (45.52%) JavaScript
5 59 (40.69%) Java
5 59 (40.69%) Microsoft
6 52 (35.86%) SQL Server
6 52 (35.86%) Unit Testing
7 51 (35.17%) Degree
8 49 (33.79%) .NET
9 45 (31.03%) MVC
10 44 (30.34%) OO
11 43 (29.66%) C#
11 43 (29.66%) CSS
12 42 (28.97%) Scrum
13 41 (28.28%) J2EE
14 39 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (25.52%) Hibernate
16 34 (23.45%) TDD
17 33 (22.76%) Telecoms
17 33 (22.76%) Banking
18 29 (20.00%) Spring
19 28 (19.31%) ASP.NET
19 28 (19.31%) SOAP
19 28 (19.31%) .NET Framework
19 28 (19.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 25 (17.24%) Web Development
20 25 (17.24%) Open Source
21 24 (16.55%) MS Excel
21 24 (16.55%) SOA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (11.03%) Confluence
2 12 (8.28%) FileNet
3 11 (7.59%) LiveCycle
4 8 (5.52%) IIS
5 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.45%) Apache
6 5 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.76%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.38%) CMS
8 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.69%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 24 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.21%) PaaS
2 9 (6.21%) IaaS
3 4 (2.76%) Trello
3 4 (2.76%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.52%) Firewall
2 7 (4.83%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.14%) SAN
3 6 (4.14%) Internet
4 3 (2.07%) DVB
4 3 (2.07%) HTTP
5 2 (1.38%) SSL
5 2 (1.38%) Intranet
6 1 (0.69%) MPLS
6 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.69%) DNS
6 1 (0.69%) LAN
6 1 (0.69%) VoIP
6 1 (0.69%) WAN
6 1 (0.69%) DHCP
6 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.10%) MongoDB
3 18 (12.41%) NoSQL
4 16 (11.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (9.66%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.45%) MySQL
7 5 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.69%) QlikView
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (14.48%) Maven
2 20 (13.79%) Subversion
3 19 (13.10%) JIRA
3 19 (13.10%) Jenkins
4 18 (12.41%) Hudson
5 11 (7.59%) MSTest
5 11 (7.59%) Moq
5 11 (7.59%) NUnit
6 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.83%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.14%) Selenium
8 5 (3.45%) Bugzilla
8 5 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.45%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (2.76%) ClearQuest
9 4 (2.76%) JMeter
9 4 (2.76%) JUnit
9 4 (2.76%) JBehave
General
1 33 (22.76%) Telecoms
1 33 (22.76%) Banking
2 19 (13.10%) Billing
3 16 (11.03%) Finance
4 4 (2.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (55.86%) Developer
2 56 (38.62%) Analyst
3 26 (17.93%) .NET Developer
4 25 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (17.24%) Programmer
5 23 (15.86%) Java Developer
6 16 (11.03%) Analyst Programmer
6 16 (11.03%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 16 (11.03%) Senior Programmer
7 14 (9.66%) Web Developer
8 13 (8.97%) Senior Developer
8 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Java Consultant
9 9 (6.21%) Java Programmer
9 9 (6.21%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (6.21%) Consultant
9 9 (6.21%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.52%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (63.45%) Web Services
2 82 (56.55%) HTML
3 49 (33.79%) .NET
4 43 (29.66%) CSS
5 41 (28.28%) J2EE
6 37 (25.52%) Hibernate
7 29 (20.00%) Spring
8 28 (19.31%) .NET Framework
8 28 (19.31%) ASP.NET
8 28 (19.31%) SOAP
8 28 (19.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 21 (14.48%) WCF
10 19 (13.10%) jQuery
11 18 (12.41%) XSLT
12 17 (11.72%) Struts
12 17 (11.72%) JSON
13 16 (11.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (11.03%) HTML5
14 15 (10.34%) JSF
15 14 (9.66%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.24%) Open Source
2 7 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.14%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.14%) Clustering
4 4 (2.76%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.76%) DTV
5 3 (2.07%) RIA
5 3 (2.07%) STB
6 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.69%) Replication
7 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Windows
2 16 (11.03%) UNIX
3 11 (7.59%) Linux
4 7 (4.83%) AIX
4 7 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.76%) Android
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.86%) Unit Testing
2 45 (31.03%) MVC
3 44 (30.34%) OO
4 42 (28.97%) Scrum
5 39 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (23.45%) TDD
7 25 (17.24%) Web Development
8 24 (16.55%) SOA
9 21 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (13.10%) DevOps
11 18 (12.41%) Release Management
11 18 (12.41%) Configuration Management
11 18 (12.41%) RUP
11 18 (12.41%) DSDM
12 17 (11.72%) Pair Programming
12 17 (11.72%) Software Engineering
13 16 (11.03%) OOD
14 14 (9.66%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (8.28%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 77 (53.10%) SQL
2 66 (45.52%) JavaScript
3 59 (40.69%) Java
4 43 (29.66%) C#
5 18 (12.41%) Groovy
6 16 (11.03%) Scala
6 16 (11.03%) Clojure
7 13 (8.97%) RPG
8 12 (8.28%) PHP
8 12 (8.28%) VB.NET
8 12 (8.28%) RPG/400
8 12 (8.28%) RPG IV
9 10 (6.90%) T-SQL
10 8 (5.52%) Perl
11 7 (4.83%) Python
12 6 (4.14%) C++
12 6 (4.14%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.76%) VB
14 3 (2.07%) PHP5
15 2 (1.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (35.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) VMware ESX
1 3 (2.07%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.07%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (40.69%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.55%) IBM
3 20 (13.79%) Oracle
4 16 (11.03%) Twitter
4 16 (11.03%) Guidewire
5 11 (7.59%) Adobe
6 7 (4.83%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.14%) Sybase
8 5 (3.45%) SAP
8 5 (3.45%) HP
9 4 (2.76%) Cisco
9 4 (2.76%) Zend
10 3 (2.07%) VMware
11 1 (0.69%) Intel
11 1 (0.69%) Nortel
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago