The table below looks at the statistics for XMetaL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMetaL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JustSystems XMetaL
Rank 892 881 848
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -33
Permanent jobs citing XMetaL 12 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Applications category 0.077% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 29
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £31,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15494 17411 16076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.20% 15.26% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12733 13798 13341
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

XMetaL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XMetaL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

XMetaL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XMetaL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XMetaL within the UK.

XMetaL Salary Trend in the UK

XMetaL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XMetaL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

XMetaL Salary Histogram in the UK

XMetaL
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XMetaL within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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 -7 12 £31,500 +12.50%
Yorkshire - 8 £29,500 -
Leeds - 8 £29,500 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £29,500 -
Berkshire +17 2 £47,500 +55.73%
South East +9 2 £47,500 +55.73%
Bedfordshire -11 2 £31,500 +12.50%
East of England -18 2 £31,500 +12.50%
Reading - 2 £47,500 -

XMetaL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing XMetaL 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 XMetaL.

1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) Content Management
2 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) FrameMaker
5 8 (47.06%) Adobe
5 8 (47.06%) Acrobat
5 8 (47.06%) MS Office
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) Wiki
7 6 (35.29%) E-Learning
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
7 6 (35.29%) XMLSpy
7 6 (35.29%) 3G
7 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (35.29%) 2G
7 6 (35.29%) Workflow
8 5 (29.41%) CMS
8 5 (29.41%) Perforce
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
9 3 (17.65%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (17.65%) Information Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) RoboHelp
9 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
9 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange

XMetaL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing XMetaL 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 XMetaL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) FrameMaker
2 8 (47.06%) Acrobat
2 8 (47.06%) MS Office
3 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
4 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
4 3 (17.65%) RoboHelp
4 3 (17.65%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) 3G
1 6 (35.29%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) XMLSpy
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Author
1 16 (94.12%) Technical Author
2 8 (47.06%) Technical Writer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Author
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
4 1 (5.88%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) XSL
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) XHTML
3 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Wiki
2 6 (35.29%) E-Learning
3 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Ontologies
4 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Content Management
2 6 (35.29%) Workflow
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Content Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
1 1 (5.88%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Adobe
3 5 (29.41%) Perforce