The table below looks at the statistics for XML Messaging skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML Messaging over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Messaging
Rank 819 824 815
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML Messaging 68 49 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.046% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 76
Average salary £42,500 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +50.94%

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
43124 42214 47688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.71% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36262 36620 41909
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML Messaging
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Messaging Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XML Messaging
Salary Trend

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

XML Messaging Salary Trend in the UK

XML Messaging
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML Messaging over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

XML Messaging Salary Histogram in the UK

XML Messaging
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML Messaging within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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 -19 49 £42,500 -38.18% 1
South West - 24 - -
Bournemouth - 24 - -
Dorset - 24 - -
London -28 23 £42,500 -43.33% 1
Glasgow +5 19 - - 2
Scotland +3 19 - - 2
City of London -13 2 £43,750 -37.50% 1
Liverpool +6 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Merseyside +5 1 £45,000 +16.12%
North West -17 1 £45,000 +16.12%
South East -23 1 £45,000 +60.71%
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -

XML Messaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XML Messaging 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 XML Messaging.

1 153 (100.00%) XML
2 125 (81.70%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (71.24%) Scrum
4 108 (70.59%) Java
5 106 (69.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 104 (67.97%) Back Office
7 103 (67.32%) Relational Database
8 102 (66.67%) Derivative
9 101 (66.01%) OO
10 100 (65.36%) RDBMS
10 100 (65.36%) Multithreading
11 99 (64.71%) Data Modelling
12 98 (64.05%) OOP
12 98 (64.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 51 (33.33%) Mentoring
13 51 (33.33%) Coaching
13 51 (33.33%) Change Management
14 41 (26.80%) Finance
15 28 (18.30%) SQL
16 22 (14.38%) QA
17 21 (13.73%) ISTQB
17 21 (13.73%) Software Testing
17 21 (13.73%) System Testing
17 21 (13.73%) ISEB
18 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2
19 19 (12.42%) User Acceptance Testing
20 18 (11.76%) Oracle
21 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
22 16 (10.46%) HP Quality Center
22 16 (10.46%) SC Cleared

XML Messaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XML Messaging 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 XML Messaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.65%) GemFire
5 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (67.32%) Relational Database
2 100 (65.36%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.27%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.65%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Toad
2 3 (1.96%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.31%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 104 (67.97%) Back Office
2 41 (26.80%) Finance
3 16 (10.46%) Retail
4 6 (3.92%) Banking
5 5 (3.27%) Legal
5 5 (3.27%) Publishing
6 3 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) French Language
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (70.59%) Developer
2 51 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 16 (10.46%) Senior Test Consultant
3 16 (10.46%) Analyst
3 16 (10.46%) Senior Consultant
3 16 (10.46%) Consultant
3 16 (10.46%) Test Consultant
4 9 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 7 (4.58%) Applications Support
6 6 (3.92%) Test Analyst
7 4 (2.61%) Java Developer
7 4 (2.61%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (1.31%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (1.31%) Architect
8 2 (1.31%) Senior Developer
8 2 (1.31%) Technical Support
8 2 (1.31%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (1.31%) .NET Developer
8 2 (1.31%) C++ Developer
8 2 (1.31%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (5.88%) Web Services
3 8 (5.23%) SOAP
4 5 (3.27%) .NET
5 2 (1.31%) JMS
5 2 (1.31%) STL
5 2 (1.31%) J2EE
5 2 (1.31%) Qt
5 2 (1.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.31%) LINQ
5 2 (1.31%) WCF
5 2 (1.31%) WPF
5 2 (1.31%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.31%) Java EE
6 1 (0.65%) Spring
6 1 (0.65%) Ajax
6 1 (0.65%) REST
6 1 (0.65%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 106 (69.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 102 (66.67%) Derivative
3 4 (2.61%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.96%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.96%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.96%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.31%) PACS
5 2 (1.31%) Equities
5 2 (1.31%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.92%) UNIX
2 5 (3.27%) Solaris
3 3 (1.96%) Windows
4 2 (1.31%) Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (81.70%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (71.24%) Scrum
3 101 (66.01%) OO
4 100 (65.36%) Multithreading
5 99 (64.71%) Data Modelling
6 98 (64.05%) OOP
6 98 (64.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 51 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 51 (33.33%) Coaching
7 51 (33.33%) Change Management
8 21 (13.73%) Software Testing
8 21 (13.73%) System Testing
9 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2
10 19 (12.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (10.46%) Test Management
12 9 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (5.23%) Business Analysis
14 7 (4.58%) Project Management
15 6 (3.92%) UML
15 6 (3.92%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (70.59%) Java
2 28 (18.30%) SQL
3 9 (5.88%) Perl
3 9 (5.88%) C++
4 7 (4.58%) VBA
5 5 (3.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.96%) C#
6 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.31%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (13.73%) ISTQB
1 21 (13.73%) ISEB
2 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.27%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.38%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) HL7
Systems Management
1 16 (10.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (11.76%) Oracle
2 16 (10.46%) HP
3 5 (3.27%) GoldenSource
4 3 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.31%) IBM
5 2 (1.31%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Netezza
6 1 (0.65%) Pega
6 1 (0.65%) Teradata
6 1 (0.65%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
6 1 (0.65%) BMC
6 1 (0.65%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.65%) Informatica
6 1 (0.65%) Cognos
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Salary: Competitive
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