The first table below looks at the demand for XBRL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XBRL over the 3 months to 18 April 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank 899 879 894
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 18 4 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.037% 0.009% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 21
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £27,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XBRL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XBRL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XBRL
Salary Trend

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

XBRL Salary Trend in the UK

XBRL
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XBRL within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 17 £60,000 +71.42%
South East - 11 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire - 11 £60,000 -
London -49 6 £62,500 +78.57%
Oxford - 6 £72,500 -
City of London - 2 £63,750 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XBRL 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 XBRL.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C
2 13 (72.22%) XML
3 11 (61.11%) XSLT
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Basel III
4 5 (27.78%) COREP
4 5 (27.78%) FINREP
5 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) R
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) iXBRL
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (5.56%) GAAP
8 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro

XBRL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XBRL 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 XBRL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) OLAP
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.56%) WiX
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Consultant
2 10 (55.56%) Sales Consultant
2 10 (55.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) XSLT
3 2 (11.11%) iXBRL
4 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) MDX
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 2 (11.11%) Use Case
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) BPR
3 1 (5.56%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.56%) System Testing
3 1 (5.56%) MVVM
3 1 (5.56%) BDD
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) R
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ACCA
1 1 (5.56%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Basel III
1 5 (27.78%) COREP
1 5 (27.78%) FINREP
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) GAAP
2 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.56%) COSO
2 1 (5.56%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle