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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 50 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Permanent jobs citing XML 49 57 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.11% 6.12% 12.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 17.43% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 110
Average salary £35,000 £36,641 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% +12.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,471
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
392 327 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.91% 35.09% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 338 291 392
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -14 24 £35,000 -9.75%
Newport -18 8 £35,750 +2.14%
Bridgend - 3 £41,500 -
Caerphilly - 2 £33,750 -
Torfaen -17 1 £30,000 -25.46%
Monmouthshire - 1 £43,500 - 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £40,000 - 1
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 118 (73.75%) SQL
2 79 (49.38%) Finance
3 70 (43.75%) Oracle
4 69 (43.13%) PL/SQL
5 62 (38.75%) Oracle 11i
5 62 (38.75%) Oracle EBS
5 62 (38.75%) Oracle Applications
5 62 (38.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 61 (38.13%) Manufacturing
7 58 (36.25%) Oracle Discoverer
8 55 (34.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 55 (34.38%) Oracle Financials
9 52 (32.50%) HTML
10 49 (30.63%) JavaScript
11 44 (27.50%) .NET
12 40 (25.00%) C#
13 39 (24.38%) Oracle General Ledger
13 39 (24.38%) Oracle Payables
13 39 (24.38%) Oracle Receivables
14 38 (23.75%) SQL Server
15 37 (23.13%) CSS
15 37 (23.13%) Web Services
16 34 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (20.63%) Oracle Assets
18 28 (17.50%) Java
19 26 (16.25%) Microsoft
20 25 (15.63%) jQuery
21 24 (15.00%) MVC
22 23 (14.38%) ASP.NET
22 23 (14.38%) Degree

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.88%) Node.js
3 3 (1.88%) Apache
4 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.25%) IIS
4 2 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 62 (38.75%) Oracle 11i
1 62 (38.75%) Oracle EBS
1 62 (38.75%) Oracle Applications
2 55 (34.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 55 (34.38%) Oracle Financials
3 39 (24.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 39 (24.38%) Oracle Payables
3 39 (24.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 33 (20.63%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (2.50%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.88%) PaaS
2 7 (4.38%) SaaS
3 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.63%) HTTP
2 8 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.00%) Internet
3 5 (3.13%) Firewall
3 5 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (38.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 58 (36.25%) Oracle Discoverer
3 38 (23.75%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.63%) Big Data
6 8 (5.00%) MySQL
7 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.38%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.75%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.13%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.63%) SSDT
12 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.63%) Informix
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (8.75%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.50%) Selenium
5 3 (1.88%) Subversion
6 2 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.25%) JUnit
6 2 (1.25%) NUnit
7 1 (0.63%) MSTest
7 1 (0.63%) Moq
7 1 (0.63%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.63%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.63%) Ant
7 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.63%) Maven
7 1 (0.63%) JIRA
7 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (49.38%) Finance
2 61 (38.13%) Manufacturing
3 17 (10.63%) Banking
4 15 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.25%) Marketing
6 9 (5.63%) Advertising
7 5 (3.13%) Welsh Language
7 5 (3.13%) Retail
8 4 (2.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (50.00%) Analyst
2 72 (45.00%) Developer
3 60 (37.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 25 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 23 (14.38%) Junior
5 23 (14.38%) Junior Analyst
6 20 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 16 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 16 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 13 (8.13%) Analyst Programmer
8 13 (8.13%) Programmer
8 13 (8.13%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 13 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) Senior Programmer
9 12 (7.50%) Developer Analyst
10 10 (6.25%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.13%) Security Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (32.50%) HTML
2 44 (27.50%) .NET
3 37 (23.13%) CSS
3 37 (23.13%) Web Services
4 25 (15.63%) jQuery
5 23 (14.38%) ASP.NET
6 20 (12.50%) SOAP
6 20 (12.50%) Ajax
7 18 (11.25%) REST
8 17 (10.63%) HTML5
9 15 (9.38%) XSLT
10 13 (8.13%) Hibernate
11 12 (7.50%) Spring
11 12 (7.50%) J2EE
12 11 (6.88%) Struts
12 11 (6.88%) JSON
12 11 (6.88%) WCF
13 9 (5.63%) .NET Framework
13 9 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.13%) Open Source
2 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.25%) Statistics
4 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.63%) iPhone
5 1 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.50%) UNIX
1 4 (2.50%) Windows
1 4 (2.50%) Linux
2 3 (1.88%) Android
3 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (15.00%) MVC
3 20 (12.50%) OO
4 17 (10.63%) Unit Testing
5 15 (9.38%) Web Development
6 14 (8.75%) Scrum
7 11 (6.88%) Software Engineering
7 11 (6.88%) OOD
8 9 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 9 (5.63%) Mobile Marketing
9 8 (5.00%) TDD
9 8 (5.00%) Automated Testing
10 6 (3.75%) Test Scripting
10 6 (3.75%) CRM
10 6 (3.75%) OOP
10 6 (3.75%) ETL
10 6 (3.75%) Migration
10 6 (3.75%) Data Migration
10 6 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 118 (73.75%) SQL
2 69 (43.13%) PL/SQL
3 49 (30.63%) JavaScript
4 40 (25.00%) C#
5 28 (17.50%) Java
6 17 (10.63%) VB.NET
7 14 (8.75%) T-SQL
8 13 (8.13%) PHP
9 9 (5.63%) Python
10 7 (4.38%) Perl
11 5 (3.13%) RPG
11 5 (3.13%) RPG/400
11 5 (3.13%) RPG IV
12 4 (2.50%) PHP5
13 3 (1.88%) VB
13 3 (1.88%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.25%) XAML
14 2 (1.25%) C
15 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (14.38%) Degree
2 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.88%) MCP
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.25%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) SLA
2 7 (4.38%) QA
3 6 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 70 (43.75%) Oracle
2 26 (16.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.75%) Zend
4 4 (2.50%) Guidewire
4 4 (2.50%) SAP
5 3 (1.88%) IBM
6 2 (1.25%) BEA
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) VMware
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe
7 1 (0.63%) Citrix
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