The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 14 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 6.38% 6.33% 8.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.65% 8.06% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £36,000 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XML
West Wales

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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.17% 78.48% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 61 37
Average salary £36,750 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.08% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

XML
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

XML Salary Trend in Swansea

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Moq
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Autofac

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Moq
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Autofac
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft