The table below looks at the statistics for xBase skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xBase over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xBase
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing xBase 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
52100 52836 56258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.97% 50.34% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44920 45406 47264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

xBase
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing xBase within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing xBase 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 xBase.

1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 7 (100.00%) Uniface
1 7 (100.00%) OpenROAD
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Clipper
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) LINC
1 7 (100.00%) PROIV
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) COBOL
2 6 (85.71%) DataFlex
3 1 (14.29%) Progress 4GL

xBase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing xBase 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 xBase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) OpenROAD
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 7 (100.00%) PROIV
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Uniface Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Clipper
1 7 (100.00%) LINC
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Uniface
2 6 (85.71%) COBOL
2 6 (85.71%) DataFlex
3 1 (14.29%) Progress 4GL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle