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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank 897 867 872
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 10 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.022% 0.005% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 23
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £67,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 - £50,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45345 42986 48272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.79% 39.54% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38527 37281 42694
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XBRL over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

XBRL Salary Histogram in the UK

XBRL
Top 6 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 10 £65,000 -3.70%
London -22 8 £65,000 -3.70%
City of London -5 2 £62,500 -7.40%
South East - 2 £29,000 -
Oxford - 2 £29,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £29,000 -

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (62.07%) XML
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) C
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 13 (44.83%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) XSLT
5 11 (37.93%) COREP
5 11 (37.93%) FINREP
6 9 (31.03%) Banking
6 9 (31.03%) Basel III
7 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
7 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) OO
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) iXBRL
8 4 (13.79%) R
8 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
9 3 (10.34%) Subversion
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
9 3 (10.34%) Physics
9 3 (10.34%) Chemistry
9 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
9 3 (10.34%) WCF
9 3 (10.34%) WPF
9 3 (10.34%) MDX
9 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
9 3 (10.34%) Inversion of Control

XBRL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle FAH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) OLAP
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) Essbase
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
1 3 (10.34%) WiX
2 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Consultant
2 10 (34.48%) Sales Consultant
2 10 (34.48%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Graduate
5 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Data Modeller
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) XML
2 11 (37.93%) XSLT
3 4 (13.79%) iXBRL
4 3 (10.34%) .NET
4 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) MDX
4 3 (10.34%) WCF
4 3 (10.34%) WPF
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
1 3 (10.34%) Physics
1 3 (10.34%) Chemistry
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) OO
1 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Validation
3 3 (10.34%) Scrum
3 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
3 3 (10.34%) SOA
3 3 (10.34%) TDD
3 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
3 3 (10.34%) MVVM
3 3 (10.34%) BDD
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.90%) Use Case
4 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) BPR
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) C
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) R
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ACCA
2 1 (3.45%) CIMA
2 1 (3.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) COREP
1 11 (37.93%) FINREP
2 9 (31.03%) Basel III
3 1 (3.45%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.45%) CRD IV
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.45%) GAAP
3 1 (3.45%) COSO
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Hyperion
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica