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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 21 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 10 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.10% 6.45% 24.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.30% 66.67% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 25
Average salary £46,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
33 3 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 20.12% 9.68% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 41
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £40,000
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 27 August 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) XSLT
5 10 (58.82%) J2EE
5 10 (58.82%) UML
5 10 (58.82%) Web Services
5 10 (58.82%) SOA
5 10 (58.82%) MVC
5 10 (58.82%) Spring MVC
5 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
6 9 (52.94%) Finance
7 8 (47.06%) Subversion
7 8 (47.06%) Eclipse
7 8 (47.06%) REST
8 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (41.18%) V-Model
8 7 (41.18%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (41.18%) HTML5
8 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
8 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (41.18%) OO
8 7 (41.18%) Struts
9 6 (35.29%) E-business
9 6 (35.29%) Selenium
9 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
9 6 (35.29%) Systems Analysis

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Eclipse
1 8 (47.06%) Subversion
2 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) JUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Mockito
3 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
3 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (17.65%) JMeter
4 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
4 7 (41.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Development Specialist
6 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
7 2 (11.76%) UI Programmer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior UI Developer
8 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) XSLT
4 10 (58.82%) J2EE
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) Spring MVC
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) REST
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) Struts
7 6 (35.29%) SOAP
8 5 (29.41%) Java SE
8 5 (29.41%) JMS
8 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
9 4 (23.53%) Spring Integration
10 3 (17.65%) CSS
10 3 (17.65%) JDBC
10 3 (17.65%) Java EE
10 3 (17.65%) JSON
10 3 (17.65%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (17.65%) Social Media
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Derivative
4 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) UML
1 10 (58.82%) SOA
1 10 (58.82%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) V-Model
2 7 (41.18%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
2 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (35.29%) E-business
3 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) AOP
4 3 (17.65%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Clojure
5 3 (17.65%) ClojureScript
6 2 (11.76%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) CA
3 2 (11.76%) Perforce
3 2 (11.76%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) IBM