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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank 910 962 980
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +18
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 27 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.011% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.069% 0.029% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 15
Median salary £77,500 £78,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary - - £60,000

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
39341 41843 48036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.37% 37.90% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34012 35590 40629
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 £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

XBRL Salary Histogram 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 5 May 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 +44 27 £77,500 -0.64%
London +33 27 £77,500 -0.64%
Wimbledon - 21 - -
Canary Wharf +7 2 £81,250 +4.16%

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 34 (97.14%) Oracle
2 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 32 (91.43%) QA
3 30 (85.71%) Web Services
3 30 (85.71%) XML
3 30 (85.71%) SOA
3 30 (85.71%) Finance
4 29 (82.86%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (65.71%) Banking
5 23 (65.71%) Java
6 22 (62.86%) Unix
6 22 (62.86%) Linux
6 22 (62.86%) SAP
6 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (60.00%) Automated Testing
7 21 (60.00%) Business Analysis
7 21 (60.00%) SilkTest
7 21 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 21 (60.00%) Selenium
7 21 (60.00%) Wealth Management
7 21 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
7 21 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (60.00%) Test Management
7 21 (60.00%) ISTQB
7 21 (60.00%) Degree
7 21 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 21 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 21 (60.00%) Functional Testing
7 21 (60.00%) Time Management
7 21 (60.00%) Rational Functional Tester

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 21 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 21 (60.00%) MS Office
1 21 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 10 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
3 10 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 9 (25.71%) DB2
5 8 (22.86%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) HP UFT
1 21 (60.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 21 (60.00%) Selenium
1 21 (60.00%) SilkTest
2 11 (31.43%) ERwin
3 10 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (85.71%) Finance
2 23 (65.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 12 (34.29%) Architect
4 11 (31.43%) Data Architect
5 9 (25.71%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (25.71%) Lead Test Analyst
6 6 (17.14%) Test Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Programme Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Programme Test Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Test Programme Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Data Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Professional Services Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) Web Services
1 30 (85.71%) XML
2 21 (60.00%) .NET
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) SOAP
3 9 (25.71%) Middleware
4 8 (22.86%) JMS
4 8 (22.86%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 29 (82.86%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (28.57%) Replication
4 9 (25.71%) Taxonomies
5 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
5 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
1 22 (62.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) SOA
2 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 21 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 21 (60.00%) Defect Management
3 21 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 21 (60.00%) ITIL
3 21 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 21 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 21 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 21 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 21 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 21 (60.00%) Target Operating Model
3 21 (60.00%) Test Management
3 21 (60.00%) Time Management
3 21 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 21 (60.00%) Wealth Management
4 16 (45.71%) Data Management
5 15 (42.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) Java
3 21 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
1 21 (60.00%) ISEB
1 21 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 21 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 21 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (91.43%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Oracle
2 22 (62.86%) SAP
3 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) HP
5 10 (28.57%) Informatica
5 10 (28.57%) Talend
6 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.86%) Siebel