The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 45 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 42 56 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.85% 6.19% 8.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.13% 15.82% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 66
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
320 354 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.95% 39.12% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 287 334 361
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Hampshire

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 25 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Southampton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 55 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 51 (56.67%) C++
3 46 (51.11%) C#
4 44 (48.89%) SQL
5 40 (44.44%) Java
6 33 (36.67%) Embedded Linux
6 33 (36.67%) C
6 33 (36.67%) Linux
7 30 (33.33%) SSL
7 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
9 27 (30.00%) EMV
9 27 (30.00%) HTML
10 26 (28.89%) .NET
11 22 (24.44%) FTP
11 22 (24.44%) Degree
12 19 (21.11%) Subversion
13 18 (20.00%) Retail
13 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 18 (20.00%) CSS
14 16 (17.78%) VB.NET
15 15 (16.67%) Windows
15 15 (16.67%) EFT
15 15 (16.67%) Cryptography
15 15 (16.67%) VeriFone
16 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET
16 14 (15.56%) PHP
17 13 (14.44%) Embedded C++
17 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
18 12 (13.33%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.56%) Apache
3 4 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (33.33%) SSL
2 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
3 22 (24.44%) FTP
4 6 (6.67%) DNS
5 3 (3.33%) CTI
5 3 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) MySQL
3 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.11%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Subversion
2 11 (12.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.56%) JUnit
4 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.56%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (2.22%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.22%) Hudson
5 2 (2.22%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.22%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.11%) Selenium
General
1 18 (20.00%) Retail
2 8 (8.89%) Marketing
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Back Office
5 2 (2.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Software Engineer
2 29 (32.22%) Developer
2 29 (32.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.89%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Test Team Leader
6 6 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Database Specialist
7 5 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Author
9 3 (3.33%) Technical Author
9 3 (3.33%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.22%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.00%) HTML
2 26 (28.89%) .NET
3 18 (20.00%) CSS
4 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.33%) Web Services
6 9 (10.00%) jQuery
7 6 (6.67%) XSL
7 6 (6.67%) XHTML
7 6 (6.67%) SOAP
8 5 (5.56%) STL
8 5 (5.56%) COM
8 5 (5.56%) REST
8 5 (5.56%) WinForms
8 5 (5.56%) Ajax
8 5 (5.56%) SWT
8 5 (5.56%) WCF
9 4 (4.44%) Spring
9 4 (4.44%) Flash
9 4 (4.44%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.00%) EMV
2 15 (16.67%) EFT
2 15 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.56%) Kindle
5 4 (4.44%) EPoS
6 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.22%) DTV
6 2 (2.22%) Blog
6 2 (2.22%) Social Media
7 1 (1.11%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.67%) Linux
1 33 (36.67%) Embedded Linux
2 15 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) UNIX
4 2 (2.22%) Windows CE
4 2 (2.22%) Android
4 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (8.89%) Regression Testing
3 7 (7.78%) Time Management
4 6 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (6.67%) Web Development
4 6 (6.67%) OO
5 5 (5.56%) SOA
5 5 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 4 (4.44%) Software Testing
6 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.44%) Scrum
6 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.33%) Information Management
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.33%) OOD
7 3 (3.33%) UML
7 3 (3.33%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.22%) Kanban
8 2 (2.22%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (56.67%) C++
2 46 (51.11%) C#
3 44 (48.89%) SQL
4 40 (44.44%) Java
5 33 (36.67%) C
6 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (17.78%) VB.NET
8 14 (15.56%) PHP
9 13 (14.44%) Embedded C++
10 9 (10.00%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.33%) Python
12 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.11%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) VeriFone
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.22%) Oracle
4 4 (4.44%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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