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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 21 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 89 155 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.00% 13.05% 10.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.36% 27.88% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 77 153 92
Average salary £32,500 £35,783 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.17% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,532 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +0.08%
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
351 556 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.56% 46.80% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 313 533 371
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -14 31 £31,000 -18.42% 4
Torfaen -3 12 £39,250 +12.14%
Newport -12 8 £32,750 -6.42% 1
Neath Port Talbot +11 4 £37,000 +87.34%
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 -
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 127 (71.75%) SQL
2 98 (55.37%) HTML
3 90 (50.85%) JavaScript
4 77 (43.50%) .NET
5 70 (39.55%) CSS
6 69 (38.98%) Web Services
7 66 (37.29%) Finance
8 61 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (33.90%) SQL Server
10 55 (31.07%) C#
10 55 (31.07%) Microsoft
11 52 (29.38%) Oracle
12 50 (28.25%) MVC
13 48 (27.12%) ASP.NET
14 45 (25.42%) OO
15 44 (24.86%) Java
15 44 (24.86%) jQuery
16 42 (23.73%) PL/SQL
17 37 (20.90%) Manufacturing
17 37 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 36 (20.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 36 (20.34%) Oracle Applications
18 36 (20.34%) Oracle EBS
18 36 (20.34%) Oracle 11i
19 35 (19.77%) SOAP
19 35 (19.77%) Web Development
20 32 (18.08%) Oracle Discoverer
21 31 (17.51%) Scrum
21 31 (17.51%) Degree
22 29 (16.38%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (4.52%) Apache
2 6 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.82%) IIS
4 4 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.69%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.13%) CMS
6 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.56%) Confluence
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 22 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 36 (20.34%) Oracle 11i
1 36 (20.34%) Oracle EBS
1 36 (20.34%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (16.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 29 (16.38%) Oracle Financials
3 25 (14.12%) Oracle General Ledger
3 25 (14.12%) Oracle Payables
3 25 (14.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 19 (10.73%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) PaaS
2 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.95%) IaaS
3 4 (2.26%) Trello
3 4 (2.26%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.52%) HTTP
2 7 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.39%) Internet
4 4 (2.26%) Intranet
5 2 (1.13%) VoIP
6 1 (0.56%) LDAP
6 1 (0.56%) SSL
6 1 (0.56%) Firewall
6 1 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 36 (20.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 32 (18.08%) Oracle Discoverer
4 21 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (8.47%) Relational Database
6 14 (7.91%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (7.34%) MySQL
8 8 (4.52%) Big Data
8 8 (4.52%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.39%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.82%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.13%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.56%) Informix
14 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (14.12%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.21%) NUnit
2 11 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.21%) MSTest
2 11 (6.21%) Moq
3 7 (3.95%) PowerBuilder
4 6 (3.39%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.82%) JMeter
5 5 (2.82%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.26%) Subversion
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.69%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.69%) JUnit
7 3 (1.69%) ClearQuest
7 3 (1.69%) Maven
7 3 (1.69%) JIRA
8 2 (1.13%) Selenium
8 2 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 66 (37.29%) Finance
2 37 (20.90%) Manufacturing
3 15 (8.47%) Banking
4 13 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.52%) Marketing
5 8 (4.52%) Advertising
6 7 (3.95%) Billing
7 4 (2.26%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 103 (58.19%) Developer
2 52 (29.38%) Analyst
3 37 (20.90%) .NET Developer
4 34 (19.21%) Oracle Analyst
5 22 (12.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (10.17%) Software Developer
7 17 (9.60%) Java Developer
8 15 (8.47%) Junior
8 15 (8.47%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.21%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.65%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Junior Analyst
11 9 (5.08%) Senior Programmer
11 9 (5.08%) Analyst Programmer
11 9 (5.08%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 9 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (5.08%) Programmer
12 8 (4.52%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 6 (3.39%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (55.37%) HTML
2 77 (43.50%) .NET
3 70 (39.55%) CSS
4 69 (38.98%) Web Services
5 48 (27.12%) ASP.NET
6 44 (24.86%) jQuery
7 37 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 35 (19.77%) SOAP
9 29 (16.38%) .NET Framework
10 28 (15.82%) HTML5
11 25 (14.12%) WCF
12 20 (11.30%) Ajax
13 19 (10.73%) JSON
13 19 (10.73%) J2EE
14 17 (9.60%) Hibernate
14 17 (9.60%) WinForms
14 17 (9.60%) Spring
14 17 (9.60%) REST
15 13 (7.34%) LINQ to SQL
15 13 (7.34%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Open Source
2 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.26%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.69%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.13%) Statistics
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.34%) UNIX
2 10 (5.65%) Windows
3 8 (4.52%) Linux
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.13%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.25%) MVC
3 45 (25.42%) OO
4 35 (19.77%) Web Development
5 31 (17.51%) Scrum
6 21 (11.86%) Unit Testing
7 20 (11.30%) OOD
8 19 (10.73%) TDD
9 12 (6.78%) Software Engineering
9 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.21%) UML
11 10 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.52%) Mobile Marketing
13 7 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.95%) Business Analysis
13 7 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (3.39%) Web Design
14 6 (3.39%) OOP
14 6 (3.39%) PRINCE2
14 6 (3.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (71.75%) SQL
2 90 (50.85%) JavaScript
3 55 (31.07%) C#
4 44 (24.86%) Java
5 42 (23.73%) PL/SQL
6 28 (15.82%) VB.NET
7 27 (15.25%) T-SQL
8 24 (13.56%) PHP
9 10 (5.65%) C++
10 8 (4.52%) Python
11 6 (3.39%) VB
12 4 (2.26%) Perl
13 3 (1.69%) C
13 3 (1.69%) PHP5
14 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.56%) Ruby
15 1 (0.56%) X++
15 1 (0.56%) Groovy
15 1 (0.56%) Scala
15 1 (0.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 31 (17.51%) Degree
2 5 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.56%) ISEB
3 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 55 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 52 (29.38%) Oracle
3 14 (7.91%) SAP
4 6 (3.39%) IBM
5 4 (2.26%) Zend
5 4 (2.26%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.56%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
Newport, Gwent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago