The table below looks at the statistics for xBase skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xBase over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xBase
Rank - 957 -
Permanent jobs citing xBase 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.011% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £30,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50323 55811 57855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.59% 51.56% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43321 47837 48561
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

xBase
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing xBase as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

xBase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

xBase
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing xBase within the UK.

xBase Salary Trend in the UK

xBase
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing xBase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for xBase.

1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 6 (100.00%) Uniface
1 6 (100.00%) OpenROAD
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (100.00%) Clipper
1 6 (100.00%) DataFlex
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) LINC
1 6 (100.00%) PROIV
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (83.33%) Informix
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) RPG
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Tandem
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Tcl

xBase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 6 (100.00%) PROIV
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Uniface Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Clipper
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) DataFlex
1 6 (100.00%) LINC
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Uniface
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) RPG
2 5 (83.33%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Tcl
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle