The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 9 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.37% 10.53% 23.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.47% 57.14% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 18
Average salary - £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
XML
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 16.50% 18.42% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 31
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

XML
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

XML Salary Trend in Stirling

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) Spring
3 16 (84.21%) HTML
4 15 (78.95%) Oracle
5 13 (68.42%) XSLT
6 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) J2EE
7 10 (52.63%) Web Services
7 10 (52.63%) UML
7 10 (52.63%) SOA
7 10 (52.63%) MVC
7 10 (52.63%) Finance
7 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
7 10 (52.63%) jQuery
7 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
8 9 (47.37%) OO
9 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
9 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (42.11%) Subversion
9 8 (42.11%) REST
10 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
10 7 (36.84%) Clojure
10 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (36.84%) V-Model
10 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (36.84%) HTML5
10 7 (36.84%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (36.84%) Struts
11 6 (31.58%) SOAP
11 6 (31.58%) JUnit

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
1 8 (42.11%) Subversion
2 6 (31.58%) JUnit
2 6 (31.58%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) Mockito
3 3 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Maven
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Developer
4 7 (36.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Development Specialist
6 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (10.53%) UI Developer
7 2 (10.53%) UI Programmer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior UI Developer
8 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Spring
2 16 (84.21%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) XSLT
4 11 (57.89%) J2EE
5 10 (52.63%) Web Services
5 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
5 10 (52.63%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) REST
7 7 (36.84%) HTML5
7 7 (36.84%) Struts
8 6 (31.58%) SOAP
8 6 (31.58%) Java SE
9 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 5 (26.32%) JMS
10 4 (21.05%) Spring Integration
11 3 (15.79%) CSS
11 3 (15.79%) JDBC
11 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
11 3 (15.79%) Java EE
11 3 (15.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Social Media
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) UML
1 10 (52.63%) SOA
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) OO
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
4 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (36.84%) V-Model
4 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (36.84%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (31.58%) E-business
5 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Functional Programming
7 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
7 3 (15.79%) Use Case
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Clojure
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) ClojureScript
6 2 (10.53%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) CA
3 2 (10.53%) Perforce
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos