The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.44% 10.20% 10.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.55% 29.41% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £36,600 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 58.89% 34.69% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52 15 44
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Somerset

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 28 July 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 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) VB6
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) XSL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XSL
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSD
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft