The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 87 156 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.91% 12.66% 8.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.74% 28.11% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 73 154 82
Average salary £32,500 £37,565 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.48% +15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
338 555 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.73% 45.05% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 295 528 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -4 44 £31,000 -18.42% 7
Torfaen +6 13 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Neath Port Talbot +5 4 £35,500 +79.74%
Newport -14 4 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Bridgend -5 2 £27,500 -28.57% 1
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 -
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 117 (68.02%) SQL
2 105 (61.05%) HTML
3 93 (54.07%) JavaScript
4 80 (46.51%) .NET
5 76 (44.19%) Web Services
6 70 (40.70%) CSS
7 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (38.95%) SQL Server
9 62 (36.05%) Microsoft
10 58 (33.72%) C#
11 56 (32.56%) MVC
12 55 (31.98%) OO
13 51 (29.65%) Finance
14 50 (29.07%) Java
15 47 (27.33%) ASP.NET
16 44 (25.58%) jQuery
17 41 (23.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 40 (23.26%) SOAP
18 40 (23.26%) Scrum
19 37 (21.51%) Web Development
19 37 (21.51%) Oracle
20 35 (20.35%) Degree
21 33 (19.19%) .NET Framework
21 33 (19.19%) HTML5
22 29 (16.86%) WCF
23 28 (16.28%) TDD
24 27 (15.70%) Unit Testing
24 27 (15.70%) VB.NET
24 27 (15.70%) MS Excel
25 26 (15.12%) T-SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (5.81%) Apache
2 7 (4.07%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.49%) Confluence
3 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.49%) FileNet
3 6 (3.49%) IIS
4 5 (2.91%) LiveCycle
5 4 (2.33%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.16%) CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.58%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.58%) JBoss
8 1 (0.58%) uiautomator
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
Applications
1 27 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (10.47%) Oracle 11i
1 18 (10.47%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (10.47%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (9.30%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 16 (9.30%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (8.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 15 (8.72%) Oracle Payables
3 15 (8.72%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (7.56%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.72%) PaaS
2 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.40%) IaaS
3 4 (2.33%) Trello
3 4 (2.33%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.16%) SaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) HTTP
2 5 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.33%) Intranet
3 4 (2.33%) Internet
4 2 (1.16%) VoIP
5 1 (0.58%) LDAP
5 1 (0.58%) SSL
5 1 (0.58%) Firewall
5 1 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 17 (9.88%) Oracle Discoverer
5 16 (9.30%) Relational Database
6 14 (8.14%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (8.14%) MySQL
7 12 (6.98%) NoSQL
8 9 (5.23%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.49%) Big Data
10 5 (2.91%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.58%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (13.37%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.14%) NUnit
2 14 (8.14%) MSTest
2 14 (8.14%) Moq
3 11 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.81%) Maven
5 9 (5.23%) JIRA
5 9 (5.23%) Subversion
6 8 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.07%) PowerBuilder
8 6 (3.49%) Hudson
8 6 (3.49%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.49%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (2.91%) JMeter
10 4 (2.33%) Selenium
11 3 (1.74%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.74%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.74%) JUnit
11 3 (1.74%) Cucumber
General
1 51 (29.65%) Finance
2 20 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.30%) Banking
4 14 (8.14%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.07%) Billing
6 6 (3.49%) Marketing
6 6 (3.49%) Advertising
7 4 (2.33%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Games
8 1 (0.58%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 113 (65.70%) Developer
2 41 (23.84%) Analyst
3 40 (23.26%) .NET Developer
4 23 (13.37%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (12.21%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.88%) Oracle Analyst
7 16 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.98%) Web Developer
8 12 (6.98%) Programmer
9 10 (5.81%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Analyst Programmer
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Programmer
10 9 (5.23%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 8 (4.65%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Junior
11 8 (4.65%) Business Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (61.05%) HTML
2 80 (46.51%) .NET
3 76 (44.19%) Web Services
4 70 (40.70%) CSS
5 47 (27.33%) ASP.NET
6 44 (25.58%) jQuery
7 41 (23.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 40 (23.26%) SOAP
9 33 (19.19%) .NET Framework
9 33 (19.19%) HTML5
10 29 (16.86%) WCF
11 26 (15.12%) J2EE
12 24 (13.95%) Spring
12 24 (13.95%) Hibernate
13 22 (12.79%) JSON
14 20 (11.63%) WinForms
15 19 (11.05%) Ajax
16 18 (10.47%) REST
17 16 (9.30%) XSLT
18 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) Open Source
2 10 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.74%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) Statistics
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.56%) UNIX
2 12 (6.98%) Windows
3 9 (5.23%) Linux
4 5 (2.91%) Android
4 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.56%) MVC
3 55 (31.98%) OO
4 40 (23.26%) Scrum
5 37 (21.51%) Web Development
6 28 (16.28%) TDD
7 27 (15.70%) Unit Testing
8 25 (14.53%) OOD
9 15 (8.72%) Software Engineering
10 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.40%) UML
13 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.81%) SOA
13 10 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.23%) Product Management
14 9 (5.23%) Business Analysis
15 8 (4.65%) Configuration Management
15 8 (4.65%) RUP
15 8 (4.65%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 117 (68.02%) SQL
2 93 (54.07%) JavaScript
3 58 (33.72%) C#
4 50 (29.07%) Java
5 27 (15.70%) VB.NET
6 26 (15.12%) T-SQL
7 25 (14.53%) PHP
8 23 (13.37%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.81%) C++
10 8 (4.65%) Python
11 6 (3.49%) Groovy
11 6 (3.49%) Scala
11 6 (3.49%) Clojure
11 6 (3.49%) VB
12 5 (2.91%) Perl
13 4 (2.33%) PHP5
14 3 (1.74%) C
15 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.58%) Ruby
16 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 35 (20.35%) Degree
2 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.58%) ISEB
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 37 (21.51%) Oracle
3 14 (8.14%) SAP
4 11 (6.40%) IBM
5 6 (3.49%) Twitter
6 5 (2.91%) Adobe
6 5 (2.91%) Zend
7 4 (2.33%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.16%) HP
9 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
Newport, Gwent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Rockwool
Salary: Good employment conditions
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago