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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 26 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing XML 77 114 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.12% 9.74% 7.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.63% 23.22% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 104 66
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% +25.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £55,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
356 491 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.90% 41.97% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 315 453 321
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -9 47 £31,045 -18.30% 14
Torfaen 0 10 £36,000 +2.85%
Newport -5 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Bridgend 0 3 £27,500 -28.57% 1
Neath Port Talbot +1 2 £35,500 +91.89%
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan 0 1 £30,000 -3.22%
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 - 1
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 101 (63.13%) HTML
2 99 (61.88%) SQL
3 90 (56.25%) Web Services
4 83 (51.88%) JavaScript
5 67 (41.88%) .NET
6 66 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 63 (39.38%) SQL Server
9 61 (38.13%) Java
10 59 (36.88%) CSS
11 55 (34.38%) OO
12 51 (31.88%) MVC
13 50 (31.25%) C#
14 45 (28.13%) Degree
15 44 (27.50%) Scrum
16 43 (26.88%) Unit Testing
17 40 (25.00%) SOAP
18 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET
18 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 37 (23.13%) J2EE
20 36 (22.50%) TDD
21 35 (21.88%) Hibernate
21 35 (21.88%) jQuery
22 33 (20.63%) Web Development
22 33 (20.63%) .NET Framework
22 33 (20.63%) Finance
23 30 (18.75%) MS Excel
23 30 (18.75%) Spring
24 28 (17.50%) WCF
25 27 (16.88%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (7.50%) Confluence
2 11 (6.88%) FileNet
3 10 (6.25%) LiveCycle
4 7 (4.38%) IIS
5 6 (3.75%) Apache
5 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.75%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.25%) CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.63%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 30 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.50%) PaaS
2 12 (7.50%) IaaS
3 4 (2.50%) Trello
3 4 (2.50%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.25%) Office 365
4 2 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) HTTP
2 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.50%) Internet
3 3 (1.88%) SSL
3 3 (1.88%) Firewall
3 3 (1.88%) Intranet
4 2 (1.25%) SAN
4 2 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (0.63%) LDAP
5 1 (0.63%) DVB
5 1 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (39.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.63%) NoSQL
2 17 (10.63%) Relational Database
3 16 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.88%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (6.88%) MySQL
7 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.25%) Big Data
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.63%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (11.25%) Maven
2 17 (10.63%) Subversion
2 17 (10.63%) Visual Studio
3 16 (10.00%) JIRA
3 16 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (9.38%) MSTest
4 15 (9.38%) Moq
4 15 (9.38%) NUnit
5 14 (8.75%) Hudson
6 10 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (5.00%) PowerBuilder
8 6 (3.75%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (3.75%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.75%) Selenium
9 5 (3.13%) JUnit
9 5 (3.13%) JMeter
10 4 (2.50%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.50%) JBehave
10 4 (2.50%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (20.63%) Finance
2 24 (15.00%) Banking
2 24 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.13%) Billing
4 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.88%) Advertising
6 2 (1.25%) Marketing
6 2 (1.25%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (68.13%) Developer
2 44 (27.50%) Analyst
3 38 (23.75%) .NET Developer
4 26 (16.25%) Java Developer
5 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (12.50%) Programmer
7 17 (10.63%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (8.75%) Web Developer
8 14 (8.75%) Senior Developer
9 13 (8.13%) Software Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Analyst Programmer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior Programmer
11 9 (5.63%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) Business Analyst
11 9 (5.63%) C# Developer
12 8 (5.00%) C++ Developer
12 8 (5.00%) Consultant
12 8 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (63.13%) HTML
2 90 (56.25%) Web Services
3 67 (41.88%) .NET
4 59 (36.88%) CSS
5 40 (25.00%) SOAP
6 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET
6 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 37 (23.13%) J2EE
8 35 (21.88%) Hibernate
8 35 (21.88%) jQuery
9 33 (20.63%) .NET Framework
10 30 (18.75%) Spring
11 28 (17.50%) WCF
12 26 (16.25%) HTML5
13 20 (12.50%) JSON
13 20 (12.50%) WinForms
14 19 (11.88%) XSLT
15 16 (10.00%) REST
16 15 (9.38%) JSF
17 14 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.25%) Open Source
2 7 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.50%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.25%) Clustering
6 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) STB
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.00%) UNIX
1 16 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (5.00%) Linux
3 4 (2.50%) Android
3 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.25%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (34.38%) OO
3 51 (31.88%) MVC
4 44 (27.50%) Scrum
5 43 (26.88%) Unit Testing
6 36 (22.50%) TDD
7 33 (20.63%) Web Development
8 21 (13.13%) OOD
9 18 (11.25%) Software Engineering
9 18 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (10.63%) SOA
11 16 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 15 (9.38%) DevOps
13 14 (8.75%) Configuration Management
13 14 (8.75%) UML
13 14 (8.75%) RUP
13 14 (8.75%) DSDM
13 14 (8.75%) Release Management
14 13 (8.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 99 (61.88%) SQL
2 83 (51.88%) JavaScript
3 61 (38.13%) Java
4 50 (31.25%) C#
5 21 (13.13%) T-SQL
6 20 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 19 (11.88%) PHP
8 14 (8.75%) Groovy
9 12 (7.50%) Scala
9 12 (7.50%) Clojure
10 11 (6.88%) C++
11 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.75%) RPG
11 6 (3.75%) Python
11 6 (3.75%) RPG/400
11 6 (3.75%) RPG IV
12 5 (3.13%) Perl
13 4 (2.50%) VB
13 4 (2.50%) PHP5
14 2 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (28.13%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.25%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.88%) Oracle
3 18 (11.25%) IBM
4 12 (7.50%) Twitter
5 11 (6.88%) SAP
6 10 (6.25%) Adobe
6 10 (6.25%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.50%) Zend
8 3 (1.88%) HP
9 2 (1.25%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.25%) Sybase
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco
10 1 (0.63%) VMware
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22k - 32k per year
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
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Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
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