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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 32 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 77 90 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.10% 8.14% 8.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.21% 24.06% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 58 74 88
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
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
475 374 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 37.61% 33.82% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 411 334 418
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Cardiff -23 45 £33,173 +8.53% 6
Newport -7 13 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Bridgend +3 8 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Monmouthshire +5 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Torfaen -8 3 £22,500 -37.50%
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 -
Gwent - 1 £38,000 - 2
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 75 (62.50%) C#
2 70 (58.33%) HTML
3 66 (55.00%) .NET
4 60 (50.00%) SQL
5 53 (44.17%) JavaScript
6 50 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 48 (40.00%) Degree
8 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET
9 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
10 37 (30.83%) Windows
11 34 (28.33%) CRM
12 32 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (25.00%) CSS
14 29 (24.17%) Java
15 28 (23.33%) SOAP
15 28 (23.33%) MS Excel
16 27 (22.50%) T-SQL
17 25 (20.83%) JSON
18 24 (20.00%) Web Services
19 22 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
20 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
21 19 (15.83%) Ajax
21 19 (15.83%) jQuery
21 19 (15.83%) Finance
22 18 (15.00%) MVC
22 18 (15.00%) REST
22 18 (15.00%) SDLC
23 16 (13.33%) TDD
23 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
23 16 (13.33%) MS Office

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 9 (7.50%) IIS
2 6 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.50%) CMS
5 2 (1.67%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.67%) JBoss
5 2 (1.67%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 28 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.33%) MS Office
3 3 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.67%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (7.50%) MySQL
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) DTS
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 22 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.17%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.17%) Eclipse
3 8 (6.67%) JMeter
3 8 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 7 (5.83%) ClearQuest
5 6 (5.00%) Maven
5 6 (5.00%) Selenium
5 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.17%) Hudson
6 5 (4.17%) NetBeans
7 4 (3.33%) MSTest
7 4 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.50%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.50%) StyleCop
8 3 (2.50%) NUnit
8 3 (2.50%) Subversion
9 2 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.67%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (15.83%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Banking
3 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.17%) Back Office
4 5 (4.17%) Retail
5 4 (3.33%) Advertising
6 3 (2.50%) Marketing
7 2 (1.67%) Games
7 2 (1.67%) Electronics
7 2 (1.67%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (67.50%) Developer
2 39 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 29 (24.17%) C# Developer
4 27 (22.50%) Analyst
5 22 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (6.67%) CRM Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.17%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (58.33%) HTML
2 66 (55.00%) .NET
3 46 (38.33%) ASP.NET
4 30 (25.00%) CSS
5 28 (23.33%) SOAP
6 25 (20.83%) JSON
7 24 (20.00%) Web Services
8 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 19 (15.83%) Ajax
9 19 (15.83%) jQuery
10 18 (15.00%) REST
11 15 (12.50%) XSLT
12 10 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (7.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (7.50%) Java EE
14 8 (6.67%) WCF
15 7 (5.83%) Spring
15 7 (5.83%) Hibernate
16 5 (4.17%) XSD
16 5 (4.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.67%) CMDB
4 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.83%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) Blog
5 1 (0.83%) W3C
5 1 (0.83%) DTV
5 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.83%) Windows
2 9 (7.50%) Linux
3 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.67%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.83%) AIX
5 1 (0.83%) HPUX
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
5 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.33%) CRM
2 32 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.00%) MVC
3 18 (15.00%) SDLC
4 16 (13.33%) TDD
5 13 (10.83%) OO
5 13 (10.83%) Web Development
6 12 (10.00%) Scrum
7 11 (9.17%) Unit Testing
8 10 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 10 (8.33%) BDD
9 9 (7.50%) ITIL
10 7 (5.83%) OOP
11 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.17%) Change Management
13 4 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (3.33%) Performance Testing
13 4 (3.33%) Load Testing
13 4 (3.33%) Software Testing
13 4 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (62.50%) C#
2 60 (50.00%) SQL
3 53 (44.17%) JavaScript
4 29 (24.17%) Java
5 27 (22.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.17%) Python
7 5 (4.17%) PHP
8 4 (3.33%) VB
9 3 (2.50%) C++
9 3 (2.50%) COBOL
9 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.50%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.67%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.67%) Fortran
10 2 (1.67%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.67%) C
10 2 (1.67%) PHP5
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (40.00%) Degree
2 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.67%) ISEB
3 8 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.00%) MCP
6 2 (1.67%) PhD
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) SLA
2 6 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (1.67%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) IBM
4 3 (2.50%) Adobe
5 2 (1.67%) Zend
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
Monmouthshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newport, Gwent
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Great benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago