The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 16 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.41% - 13.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% - 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £30,750 - £31,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,925 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 55.56% 53.68% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 22
Average salary £32,500 £29,462 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.31% -1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,902 £20,500 £25,216
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £39,864
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

XML
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

XML Salary Trend in Taunton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) C

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSD
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft