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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 35 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 69 89 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.63% 7.84% 6.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.72% 22.59% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 59
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,300 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
439 394 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.81% 34.71% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 373 358 371
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,276
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -16 45 £33,173 +8.53% 5
Newport -4 12 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bridgend -7 3 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Torfaen -9 3 £22,500 -37.50%
Caerphilly +4 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 -
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (65.22%) C#
2 72 (62.61%) HTML
3 71 (61.74%) .NET
4 63 (54.78%) SQL
5 57 (49.57%) JavaScript
6 56 (48.70%) SQL Server
7 50 (43.48%) ASP.NET
8 44 (38.26%) Degree
9 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
10 35 (30.43%) CRM
11 33 (28.70%) CSS
12 32 (27.83%) Windows
13 29 (25.22%) MS Excel
13 29 (25.22%) T-SQL
14 27 (23.48%) jQuery
15 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (19.13%) AngularJS
17 21 (18.26%) Finance
17 21 (18.26%) Web Services
18 20 (17.39%) JSON
18 20 (17.39%) SOAP
18 20 (17.39%) SDLC
19 19 (16.52%) Java
19 19 (16.52%) MVC
20 18 (15.65%) Ajax
21 17 (14.78%) MS Office
21 17 (14.78%) HTTP
22 16 (13.91%) SQL Server 2000
23 14 (12.17%) XSLT

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (4.35%) IIS
1 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.61%) CMS
2 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.74%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.74%) JBoss
4 1 (0.87%) Apache
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) Node.js
4 1 (0.87%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 29 (25.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.78%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) SaaS
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) PaaS
3 1 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.78%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) SSL
2 3 (2.61%) Firewall
2 3 (2.61%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (48.70%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.96%) MySQL
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) SSDT
7 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (10.43%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.09%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.22%) Selenium
4 6 (5.22%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.48%) ClearQuest
6 4 (3.48%) JMeter
6 4 (3.48%) NUnit
7 3 (2.61%) Subversion
7 3 (2.61%) Maven
7 3 (2.61%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.61%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.74%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.74%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.74%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.74%) Hudson
9 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.87%) MSTest
General
1 21 (18.26%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Banking
3 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.61%) Welsh Language
5 2 (1.74%) Back Office
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 85 (73.91%) Developer
2 42 (36.52%) .NET Developer
3 31 (26.96%) C# Developer
4 22 (19.13%) Analyst
5 21 (18.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.83%) CRM Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.22%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.35%) QA Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (62.61%) HTML
2 71 (61.74%) .NET
3 50 (43.48%) ASP.NET
4 33 (28.70%) CSS
5 27 (23.48%) jQuery
6 22 (19.13%) AngularJS
7 21 (18.26%) Web Services
8 20 (17.39%) SOAP
8 20 (17.39%) JSON
9 18 (15.65%) Ajax
10 14 (12.17%) XSLT
10 14 (12.17%) REST
11 11 (9.57%) .NET Framework
12 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (6.96%) HTML5
13 8 (6.96%) WCF
14 7 (6.09%) Spring
15 6 (5.22%) Hibernate
16 5 (4.35%) WPF
16 5 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.74%) CMDB
4 2 (1.74%) iPhone
4 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.87%) W3C
5 1 (0.87%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.83%) Windows
2 8 (6.96%) Linux
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.87%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.43%) CRM
2 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.39%) SDLC
4 19 (16.52%) MVC
5 14 (12.17%) Web Development
6 13 (11.30%) OO
7 12 (10.43%) TDD
7 12 (10.43%) Test Scripting
8 9 (7.83%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.96%) Scrum
9 8 (6.96%) ITIL
10 7 (6.09%) OOP
10 7 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.22%) BDD
11 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.35%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.35%) Change Management
12 5 (4.35%) Software Testing
13 4 (3.48%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (65.22%) C#
2 63 (54.78%) SQL
3 57 (49.57%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.22%) T-SQL
5 19 (16.52%) Java
6 11 (9.57%) PHP
7 10 (8.70%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.48%) Python
8 4 (3.48%) VB
8 4 (3.48%) PHP5
8 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.48%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.61%) Perl
9 3 (2.61%) COBOL
10 2 (1.74%) C++
10 2 (1.74%) XAML
11 1 (0.87%) Fortran
11 1 (0.87%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (38.26%) Degree
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.22%) MCP
5 5 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (0.87%) PhD
6 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) SLA
2 6 (5.22%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.30%) Oracle
3 5 (4.35%) Zend
4 3 (2.61%) IBM
4 3 (2.61%) Adobe
5 1 (0.87%) HP
5 1 (0.87%) Citrix
5 1 (0.87%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sword Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 to £34,000
Posted: 21 days ago