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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank 907 937 978
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +41
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 11 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.022% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% 0.058% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 9
Median salary - £78,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +24.80%
UK excluding London median salary - £22,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38052 41668 45678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.79% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33084 35529 38870
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

XBRL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing XBRL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XBRL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 11 - - 1
London +28 11 - -
Wimbledon - 6 - -
City of London +59 4 - -

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing XBRL 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 XBRL.

1 36 (97.30%) SQL
1 36 (97.30%) Oracle
1 36 (97.30%) QA
2 34 (91.89%) Web Services
2 34 (91.89%) SOA
2 34 (91.89%) Finance
3 33 (89.19%) XML
3 33 (89.19%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (81.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 30 (81.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 30 (81.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 30 (81.08%) Target Operating Model
4 30 (81.08%) Defect Management
4 30 (81.08%) Exploratory Testing
4 30 (81.08%) Mathematics
4 30 (81.08%) Wealth Management
4 30 (81.08%) Risk Analysis
4 30 (81.08%) Test Management
4 30 (81.08%) Time Management
4 30 (81.08%) Software Architecture
4 30 (81.08%) Waterfall
4 30 (81.08%) ITIL
4 30 (81.08%) PRINCE2
4 30 (81.08%) Unix
4 30 (81.08%) Linux
4 30 (81.08%) MS Excel
4 30 (81.08%) SharePoint
4 30 (81.08%) MS Office
4 30 (81.08%) SAP
4 30 (81.08%) SOAP

XBRL
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 30 (81.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (81.08%) MS Excel
1 30 (81.08%) MS Office
1 30 (81.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) Data Mart
3 4 (10.81%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (81.08%) HP UFT
2 26 (70.27%) Rational Functional Tester
2 26 (70.27%) Selenium
2 26 (70.27%) SilkTest
3 6 (16.22%) ERwin
4 5 (13.51%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (91.89%) Finance
2 30 (81.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 19 (51.35%) Test Analyst
3 13 (35.14%) Financial Analyst
4 12 (32.43%) Lead Test Analyst
5 11 (29.73%) Test Manager
6 6 (16.22%) Architect
6 6 (16.22%) Data Architect
7 4 (10.81%) OAT Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Programme Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Programme Test Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Test Programme Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Finance Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) Web Services
2 33 (89.19%) XML
3 30 (81.08%) .NET
3 30 (81.08%) HTML
3 30 (81.08%) SOAP
4 4 (10.81%) JMS
4 4 (10.81%) Middleware
4 4 (10.81%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 33 (89.19%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (81.08%) Mathematics
3 5 (13.51%) Replication
4 4 (10.81%) Taxonomies
5 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
5 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Linux
1 30 (81.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) SOA
2 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (81.08%) Automated Testing
2 30 (81.08%) Business Analysis
2 30 (81.08%) Defect Management
2 30 (81.08%) Exploratory Testing
2 30 (81.08%) ITIL
2 30 (81.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 30 (81.08%) PRINCE2
2 30 (81.08%) Risk Analysis
2 30 (81.08%) Software Architecture
2 30 (81.08%) Target Operating Model
2 30 (81.08%) Test Management
2 30 (81.08%) Time Management
2 30 (81.08%) Waterfall
2 30 (81.08%) Wealth Management
3 29 (78.38%) Service Delivery
4 26 (70.27%) Functional Testing
4 26 (70.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (64.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) SQL
2 30 (81.08%) Java
2 30 (81.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) Degree
1 30 (81.08%) ISEB
1 30 (81.08%) ISTQB
1 30 (81.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 30 (81.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (97.30%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Oracle
2 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 30 (81.08%) SAP
3 23 (62.16%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Informatica
4 5 (13.51%) Talend
5 1 (2.70%) Cognizant