The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 44 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 35 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.13% 4.62% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.07% 12.58% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 44
Average salary £35,500 £33,125 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +3.06%
XML
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
290 310 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.52% 36.69% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 255 280 298
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

XML
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

XML Salary Trend in Southampton

XML
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Southampton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 68 (61.82%) Java
2 65 (59.09%) Degree
3 62 (56.36%) Software Engineering
4 60 (54.55%) HTML
4 60 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
6 54 (49.09%) .NET
7 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (41.82%) C#
9 41 (37.27%) SQL
9 41 (37.27%) Windows
10 40 (36.36%) C++
11 38 (34.55%) SOAP
12 34 (30.91%) CSS
12 34 (30.91%) UNIX
12 34 (30.91%) Ajax
13 31 (28.18%) TDD
14 30 (27.27%) Spring
14 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
14 30 (27.27%) OOD
14 30 (27.27%) Oracle
14 30 (27.27%) PL/SQL
15 29 (26.36%) PHP
15 29 (26.36%) WCF
15 29 (26.36%) Multithreading
16 28 (25.45%) REST
16 28 (25.45%) Visual Studio
16 28 (25.45%) Web Services
17 27 (24.55%) TCP/IP
17 27 (24.55%) Network Security

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 18 (16.36%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.36%) JBoss
2 7 (6.36%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.36%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.73%) Apache
3 3 (2.73%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 25 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.55%) TCP/IP
1 27 (24.55%) Network Security
2 22 (20.00%) CTI
3 18 (16.36%) Broadband
4 4 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.09%) MySQL
4 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (25.45%) Visual Studio
2 23 (20.91%) Eclipse
3 19 (17.27%) Moq
4 14 (12.73%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.09%) Ant
6 7 (6.36%) Log4j
6 7 (6.36%) Grunt
7 6 (5.45%) Subversion
7 6 (5.45%) Maven
8 5 (4.55%) JUnit
8 5 (4.55%) JSUnit
8 5 (4.55%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.91%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 21 (19.09%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) French Language
Job Titles
1 82 (74.55%) Developer
2 45 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 25 (22.73%) Graduate
4 22 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 18 (16.36%) Graduate Java Developer
6 12 (10.91%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.91%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 11 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 10 (9.09%) Architect
9 7 (6.36%) Software Architect
9 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.36%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (54.55%) HTML
2 54 (49.09%) .NET
3 38 (34.55%) SOAP
4 34 (30.91%) CSS
4 34 (30.91%) Ajax
5 30 (27.27%) Spring
6 29 (26.36%) WCF
7 28 (25.45%) Web Services
7 28 (25.45%) REST
8 23 (20.91%) JSON
9 20 (18.18%) LINQ
9 20 (18.18%) HTML5
10 19 (17.27%) NHibernate
10 19 (17.27%) STL
11 17 (15.45%) COM
12 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
12 16 (14.55%) RESTful
13 15 (13.64%) jQuery
14 13 (11.82%) CSS3
15 11 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.73%) Client/Server
1 25 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Kindle
4 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Social Media
6 1 (0.91%) Physics
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.27%) Windows
2 34 (30.91%) UNIX
3 22 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.64%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (56.36%) Software Engineering
2 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (28.18%) TDD
4 30 (27.27%) OOD
5 29 (26.36%) Multithreading
6 22 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (18.18%) OO
8 15 (13.64%) MVC
8 15 (13.64%) BDD
9 13 (11.82%) Unit Testing
9 13 (11.82%) Web Development
10 8 (7.27%) Scrum
11 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.36%) OWASP
11 7 (6.36%) Analytics
12 6 (5.45%) SDLC
13 5 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (4.55%) Project Management
14 4 (3.64%) SOA
14 4 (3.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.82%) Java
2 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
3 46 (41.82%) C#
4 41 (37.27%) SQL
5 40 (36.36%) C++
6 30 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 29 (26.36%) PHP
8 6 (5.45%) Python
9 4 (3.64%) Perl
10 2 (1.82%) C
11 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.91%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 65 (59.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) NVQ Level 4
2 4 (3.64%) HND
3 1 (0.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.64%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.73%) DICOM
4 2 (1.82%) HL7
Vendors
1 30 (27.27%) Oracle
1 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) Zend
3 5 (4.55%) ATG
4 3 (2.73%) Infobright
5 2 (1.82%) Google
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