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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 44 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 38 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.32% 4.76% 5.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.52% 12.58% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 52
Average salary £35,250 £33,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +8.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
281 326 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.36% 37.82% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 248 292 326
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 31 July 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Southampton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 74 (61.16%) HTML
2 67 (55.37%) Degree
3 65 (53.72%) Software Engineering
4 64 (52.89%) Java
4 64 (52.89%) SQL Server
5 62 (51.24%) JavaScript
6 59 (48.76%) .NET
7 50 (41.32%) C#
7 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (38.02%) SQL
9 45 (37.19%) Ajax
10 44 (36.36%) CSS
11 42 (34.71%) SOAP
12 40 (33.06%) C++
13 39 (32.23%) Windows
14 38 (31.40%) TDD
14 38 (31.40%) JSON
15 37 (30.58%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (28.10%) Oracle
17 33 (27.27%) PHP
17 33 (27.27%) UNIX
18 32 (26.45%) OO
18 32 (26.45%) OOD
18 32 (26.45%) Spring
19 30 (24.79%) PL/SQL
19 30 (24.79%) Multithreading
19 30 (24.79%) RESTful
20 29 (23.97%) HTML5
20 29 (23.97%) WCF
20 29 (23.97%) MS Excel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (15.70%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.61%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.13%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (23.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.31%) TCP/IP
1 27 (22.31%) Network Security
2 21 (17.36%) CTI
3 19 (15.70%) Broadband
4 9 (7.44%) Internet
5 3 (2.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (52.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.05%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.40%) MySQL
4 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) DTS
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (23.14%) Visual Studio
2 26 (21.49%) Jenkins
3 23 (19.01%) Eclipse
4 19 (15.70%) Moq
5 16 (13.22%) Grunt
6 11 (9.09%) Maven
7 7 (5.79%) JSUnit
7 7 (5.79%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.96%) Subversion
9 5 (4.13%) Ant
10 4 (3.31%) JUnit
11 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.83%) NUnit
11 1 (0.83%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.83%) Hudson
11 1 (0.83%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 24 (19.83%) Finance
2 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (81.82%) Developer
2 43 (35.54%) Java Developer
3 27 (22.31%) Graduate
4 23 (19.01%) Graduate Developer
5 19 (15.70%) Graduate Java Developer
6 16 (13.22%) C# Developer
7 15 (12.40%) Senior Developer
8 13 (10.74%) Software Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Architect
10 10 (8.26%) .NET Developer
11 9 (7.44%) PHP Developer
11 9 (7.44%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (6.61%) Web Developer
12 8 (6.61%) Software Engineer
13 7 (5.79%) Software Architect
13 7 (5.79%) C# Software Developer
14 6 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
15 5 (4.13%) Senior PHP Developer
15 5 (4.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (61.16%) HTML
2 59 (48.76%) .NET
3 45 (37.19%) Ajax
4 44 (36.36%) CSS
5 42 (34.71%) SOAP
6 38 (31.40%) JSON
7 32 (26.45%) Spring
8 30 (24.79%) RESTful
9 29 (23.97%) HTML5
9 29 (23.97%) WCF
10 27 (22.31%) REST
11 25 (20.66%) jQuery
12 24 (19.83%) Web Services
13 22 (18.18%) CSS3
14 20 (16.53%) Sass
14 20 (16.53%) STL
14 20 (16.53%) LINQ
15 19 (15.70%) NHibernate
16 17 (14.05%) COM
17 16 (13.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.31%) Client/Server
2 23 (19.01%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.61%) Kindle
5 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.23%) Windows
2 33 (27.27%) UNIX
3 21 (17.36%) Linux
4 3 (2.48%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.65%) Android
6 1 (0.83%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (53.72%) Software Engineering
2 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (31.40%) TDD
4 37 (30.58%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (26.45%) OO
5 32 (26.45%) OOD
6 30 (24.79%) Multithreading
7 19 (15.70%) BDD
8 16 (13.22%) MVC
9 14 (11.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (10.74%) Unit Testing
11 12 (9.92%) Web Development
12 10 (8.26%) Project Management
13 8 (6.61%) OWASP
13 8 (6.61%) SDLC
14 7 (5.79%) Analytics
14 7 (5.79%) Mentoring
15 6 (4.96%) Coaching
16 5 (4.13%) B2B
16 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.89%) Java
2 62 (51.24%) JavaScript
3 50 (41.32%) C#
4 46 (38.02%) SQL
5 40 (33.06%) C++
6 33 (27.27%) PHP
7 30 (24.79%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.96%) Python
9 4 (3.31%) Perl
10 2 (1.65%) C
11 1 (0.83%) PHP5
11 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (55.37%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) NVQ Level 4
2 4 (3.31%) HND
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.13%) DICOM
3 3 (2.48%) QA
4 2 (1.65%) HL7
Vendors
1 34 (28.10%) Oracle
2 28 (23.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.61%) Zend
4 3 (2.48%) Infobright
4 3 (2.48%) Google
5 1 (0.83%) ATG
Southampton, Hampshire
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