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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 24 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 95 78 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.31% 6.95% 8.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.17% 17.97% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 77 64 68
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £55,000 £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
393 434 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.38% 38.65% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 354 388 303
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 £26,500 £26,500 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -7 60 £30,565 +3.61% 9
Caerphilly - 12 £35,000 -
Torfaen +3 6 £36,000 +10.76%
Newport -6 6 £45,000 +52.54%
Bridgend +9 4 £27,500 -28.57% 4
Monmouthshire - 2 £41,250 -
Vale of Glamorgan +1 1 £30,000 -3.22%
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 97 (62.58%) Web Services
2 91 (58.71%) HTML
3 85 (54.84%) SQL
4 73 (47.10%) JavaScript
5 63 (40.65%) Java
6 61 (39.35%) Microsoft
7 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
8 54 (34.84%) Unit Testing
9 53 (34.19%) .NET
10 51 (32.90%) Degree
11 49 (31.61%) CSS
11 49 (31.61%) OO
12 48 (30.97%) MVC
13 45 (29.03%) C#
14 44 (28.39%) J2EE
14 44 (28.39%) Scrum
15 41 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (25.16%) Hibernate
17 35 (22.58%) TDD
18 34 (21.94%) Banking
18 34 (21.94%) Telecoms
19 33 (21.29%) ASP.NET
20 32 (20.65%) SOAP
20 32 (20.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 31 (20.00%) Spring
22 29 (18.71%) .NET Framework
23 28 (18.06%) Web Development
24 27 (17.42%) Open Source
25 25 (16.13%) MS Excel
26 24 (15.48%) IBM

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (10.32%) Confluence
2 12 (7.74%) FileNet
3 11 (7.10%) LiveCycle
4 7 (4.52%) IIS
5 6 (3.87%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.87%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.23%) Apache
7 4 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.58%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.29%) CMS
8 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.65%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.81%) IaaS
2 9 (5.81%) PaaS
3 4 (2.58%) Trello
3 4 (2.58%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.29%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) TCP/IP
1 7 (4.52%) Firewall
2 6 (3.87%) SAN
3 4 (2.58%) Internet
4 3 (1.94%) HTTP
4 3 (1.94%) DVB
5 2 (1.29%) SSL
5 2 (1.29%) Intranet
6 1 (0.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.26%) NoSQL
3 18 (11.61%) MongoDB
4 16 (10.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (9.68%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.52%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (3.87%) MySQL
9 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.65%) Big Data
10 1 (0.65%) QlikView
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.65%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 22 (14.19%) Maven
2 21 (13.55%) Subversion
3 20 (12.90%) JIRA
3 20 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 18 (11.61%) Hudson
5 11 (7.10%) MSTest
5 11 (7.10%) Moq
5 11 (7.10%) NUnit
5 11 (7.10%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (5.16%) PowerBuilder
8 7 (4.52%) Git (software)
9 6 (3.87%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.87%) Selenium
10 5 (3.23%) JUnit
10 5 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (3.23%) Bugzilla
10 5 (3.23%) JMeter
11 4 (2.58%) ClearQuest
11 4 (2.58%) JBehave
General
1 34 (21.94%) Banking
1 34 (21.94%) Telecoms
2 23 (14.84%) Finance
3 19 (12.26%) Billing
4 4 (2.58%) Advertising
5 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.29%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 94 (60.65%) Developer
2 54 (34.84%) Analyst
3 30 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 25 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 25 (16.13%) Programmer
5 16 (10.32%) Analyst Programmer
5 16 (10.32%) Senior Programmer
5 16 (10.32%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 16 (10.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.03%) Web Developer
7 13 (8.39%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Java Consultant
9 9 (5.81%) Java Programmer
9 9 (5.81%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (5.81%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.81%) Consultant
10 8 (5.16%) C++ Developer
10 8 (5.16%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (62.58%) Web Services
2 91 (58.71%) HTML
3 53 (34.19%) .NET
4 49 (31.61%) CSS
5 44 (28.39%) J2EE
6 39 (25.16%) Hibernate
7 33 (21.29%) ASP.NET
8 32 (20.65%) SOAP
8 32 (20.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 31 (20.00%) Spring
10 29 (18.71%) .NET Framework
11 24 (15.48%) jQuery
12 23 (14.84%) WCF
13 19 (12.26%) JSON
13 19 (12.26%) XSLT
14 17 (10.97%) HTML5
14 17 (10.97%) Struts
15 16 (10.32%) JSF
15 16 (10.32%) WinForms
15 16 (10.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.42%) Open Source
2 7 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.87%) Clustering
3 6 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.58%) DTV
5 4 (2.58%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.94%) STB
7 2 (1.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.29%) RIA
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.26%) Windows
2 18 (11.61%) UNIX
3 12 (7.74%) Linux
4 7 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.52%) AIX
5 4 (2.58%) Android
5 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.84%) Unit Testing
2 49 (31.61%) OO
3 48 (30.97%) MVC
4 44 (28.39%) Scrum
5 41 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (22.58%) TDD
7 28 (18.06%) Web Development
8 23 (14.84%) SOA
9 21 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (12.26%) DevOps
12 18 (11.61%) RUP
12 18 (11.61%) DSDM
12 18 (11.61%) Configuration Management
12 18 (11.61%) Release Management
13 17 (10.97%) Pair Programming
13 17 (10.97%) Software Engineering
14 16 (10.32%) OOD
15 14 (9.03%) UML
15 14 (9.03%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 85 (54.84%) SQL
2 73 (47.10%) JavaScript
3 63 (40.65%) Java
4 45 (29.03%) C#
5 18 (11.61%) Groovy
6 16 (10.32%) Scala
6 16 (10.32%) Clojure
7 15 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 15 (9.68%) PHP
8 14 (9.03%) T-SQL
9 12 (7.74%) RPG
9 12 (7.74%) RPG/400
9 12 (7.74%) RPG IV
10 10 (6.45%) C++
11 8 (5.16%) Perl
12 7 (4.52%) Python
13 6 (3.87%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.58%) VB
14 4 (2.58%) PHP5
15 2 (1.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 51 (32.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.94%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.29%) ISEB
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.94%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (39.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.48%) IBM
3 21 (13.55%) Oracle
4 16 (10.32%) Guidewire
4 16 (10.32%) Twitter
5 11 (7.10%) Adobe
6 7 (4.52%) SAP
6 7 (4.52%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.87%) Sybase
8 5 (3.23%) Zend
8 5 (3.23%) HP
9 3 (1.94%) VMware
9 3 (1.94%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K
Posted: 6 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 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 27 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago