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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
UK
Rank 842 913 949
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +36
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 10 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.030% 0.032% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £56,250 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +3.70%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 -

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
33324 37428 39053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.59% 38.07% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28790 32232 33662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XBRL over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

XBRL Salary Histogram in the UK

XBRL
Top 5 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +79 10 £56,250 -25.00%
London +77 9 £60,000 -20.00%
South East - 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 24 (96.00%) XML
2 18 (72.00%) Test Planning
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) Banking
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle
4 15 (60.00%) Java
4 15 (60.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) Finance
4 15 (60.00%) Validation
4 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (56.00%) System Integration Testing
5 14 (56.00%) Linux
5 14 (56.00%) SOA
5 14 (56.00%) QA
5 14 (56.00%) Wealth Management
5 14 (56.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (52.00%) Software Architecture
6 13 (52.00%) Waterfall
6 13 (52.00%) Mathematics
6 13 (52.00%) Degree
6 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (52.00%) Time Management
6 13 (52.00%) Business Analysis
6 13 (52.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (52.00%) ISEB
6 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (52.00%) SharePoint

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 14 (56.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (52.00%) MS Office
1 13 (52.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (16.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
1 4 (16.00%) SilkTest
2 1 (4.00%) ERwin
2 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (64.00%) Banking
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 4 (16.00%) Finance Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior WPF Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) XML
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 13 (52.00%) SOAP
3 13 (52.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.00%) WPF
4 2 (8.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (52.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.00%) Taxonomies
6 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Test Planning
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Validation
4 14 (56.00%) SOA
4 14 (56.00%) System Integration Testing
4 14 (56.00%) Wealth Management
5 13 (52.00%) Business Analysis
5 13 (52.00%) Defect Management
5 13 (52.00%) ITIL
5 13 (52.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 13 (52.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (52.00%) Software Architecture
5 13 (52.00%) Time Management
5 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (52.00%) Waterfall
6 10 (40.00%) Change Management
6 10 (40.00%) Data Management
6 10 (40.00%) Migration
6 10 (40.00%) Release Management
7 9 (36.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (12.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
1 13 (52.00%) ISEB
1 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) QA
2 7 (28.00%) CRD IV
3 2 (8.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (4.00%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 5 (20.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) LexisNexis
4 1 (4.00%) Talend