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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
Rank 902 963 984
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +21
Permanent jobs citing XBRL 12 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.032% 0.046% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 9
Median salary - £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary - £31,250 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.75%

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
37855 41130 45318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.48% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32997 35110 38155
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
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 25 August 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
London +63 12 - -
England +31 12 - -
Wimbledon - 5 - -
City of London +64 4 - -

XBRL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 32 (94.12%) XML
1 32 (94.12%) Test Management
2 31 (91.18%) Finance
3 30 (88.24%) QA
3 30 (88.24%) Web Services
3 30 (88.24%) SQL
3 30 (88.24%) Oracle
3 30 (88.24%) SOA
3 30 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (85.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 29 (85.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 29 (85.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 29 (85.29%) Target Operating Model
4 29 (85.29%) Defect Management
4 29 (85.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 29 (85.29%) Wealth Management
4 29 (85.29%) Risk Analysis
4 29 (85.29%) Time Management
4 29 (85.29%) Software Architecture
4 29 (85.29%) Waterfall
4 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
4 29 (85.29%) ISEB
4 29 (85.29%) HP UFT
4 29 (85.29%) MS Office
4 29 (85.29%) SAP
4 29 (85.29%) SOAP
4 29 (85.29%) VB.NET
4 29 (85.29%) .NET
4 29 (85.29%) HTML
4 29 (85.29%) Java

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 29 (85.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (85.29%) MS Excel
1 29 (85.29%) MS Office
1 29 (85.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (8.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.82%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
1 1 (2.94%) Data Mart
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) DB2
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (85.29%) HP UFT
2 25 (73.53%) Rational Functional Tester
2 25 (73.53%) Selenium
2 25 (73.53%) SilkTest
3 1 (2.94%) ERwin
3 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 29 (85.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 17 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Financial Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Test Manager
4 11 (32.35%) Lead Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Finance Manager
5 4 (11.76%) OAT Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Test Programme Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 1 (2.94%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Data Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) XML
2 30 (88.24%) Web Services
3 29 (85.29%) .NET
3 29 (85.29%) HTML
3 29 (85.29%) SOAP
4 1 (2.94%) JMS
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 30 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (85.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Linux
1 29 (85.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Test Management
2 30 (88.24%) SOA
3 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (85.29%) Automated Testing
3 29 (85.29%) Business Analysis
3 29 (85.29%) Defect Management
3 29 (85.29%) Exploratory Testing
3 29 (85.29%) ITIL
3 29 (85.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 29 (85.29%) PRINCE2
3 29 (85.29%) Risk Analysis
3 29 (85.29%) Software Architecture
3 29 (85.29%) Target Operating Model
3 29 (85.29%) Time Management
3 29 (85.29%) Waterfall
3 29 (85.29%) Wealth Management
4 28 (82.35%) Test Scripting
5 25 (73.53%) Functional Testing
5 25 (73.53%) Service Delivery
5 25 (73.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 29 (85.29%) Java
2 29 (85.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) Degree
1 29 (85.29%) ISEB
1 29 (85.29%) ISTQB
1 29 (85.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 29 (85.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (88.24%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) CRD IV
3 1 (2.94%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Oracle
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (85.29%) SAP
3 20 (58.82%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Cognizant
5 3 (8.82%) Cognos
6 1 (2.94%) Informatica
6 1 (2.94%) Talend