The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 237 245 219
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing XSL 13 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.32% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
XSL
England

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2187 2531 2566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.65% 41.34% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 2252 2248
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XSL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XSL
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSL across the South West region.

XSL Salary Trend in the South West

XSL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSL across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

XSL Salary Histogram in the South West

XSL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Bristol +5 8 £32,000 -16.33%
Gloucestershire +6 1 - -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 25 (100.00%) XML
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (64.00%) .NET
4 16 (64.00%) C#
5 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (48.00%) HTML
6 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 12 (48.00%) CSS
6 12 (48.00%) Project Management
6 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
7 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
9 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (24.00%) DevOps
11 6 (24.00%) SDLC
11 6 (24.00%) Cegedim Rx
11 6 (24.00%) TeamCity
11 6 (24.00%) EasyMock
11 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (24.00%) Mockito
11 6 (24.00%) REST
11 6 (24.00%) Spring Integration

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) CMS
2 4 (16.00%) Kentico
3 3 (12.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (12.00%) Sitefinity
3 3 (12.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (12.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) EasyMock
1 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (24.00%) IntelliJ
1 6 (24.00%) JUnit
1 6 (24.00%) Maven
1 6 (24.00%) Mockito
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
1 6 (24.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Support
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (24.00%) ADO.NET
6 6 (24.00%) Ajax
6 6 (24.00%) COM+
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) SOAP
6 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 6 (24.00%) Spring Integration
6 6 (24.00%) WCF
6 6 (24.00%) WinForms
6 6 (24.00%) WSDL
6 6 (24.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) W3C
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (48.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
4 6 (24.00%) OOP
4 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) SDLC
4 6 (24.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 6 (24.00%) UML
5 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (24.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (24.00%) VB
5 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (24.00%) VB6
6 5 (20.00%) XPath
7 1 (4.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Cegedim Rx
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.00%) Rally