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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 19 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.47% 10.29% 13.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 16.28% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £36,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
35 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 43.21% 63.24% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 14
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
2 5 (62.50%) LINQ
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (62.50%) Mercurial
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (62.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Silverlight
2 5 (62.50%) LINQ
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
1 5 (62.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Android Development
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) CDISC
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft