The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 565 477 458
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -19
Permanent jobs citing XSL 363 494 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.10% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 322 433 474
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XSL
Salary Trend

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

XSL Salary Trend in the UK

XSL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

XSL Salary Histogram in the UK

XSL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 -84 343 £45,000 +20.00% 31
London +3 157 £57,500 +27.77% 12
South East -62 52 £41,750 +11.33% 3
East of England -3 40 £45,000 - 2
South West +11 31 £45,000 -8.62% 4
Yorkshire -17 29 £30,750 -23.12% 4
Gloucestershire +10 27 £45,000 +50.00% 1
City of London -4 27 £62,500 +61.29% 1
Hertfordshire 0 21 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cheltenham +5 18 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Surrey -23 18 £40,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -26 18 £42,500 +51.78% 1
Oxfordshire +8 15 £42,500 +13.33%
Bedfordshire - 14 £45,500 - 1
Coventry +1 13 £42,500 +8.28% 1
East Yorkshire +5 12 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Scotland -2 12 £37,500 -
Rickmansworth - 10 £45,000 -
East Midlands +12 9 £42,500 +30.76%
Goole +7 9 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Watford - 9 £32,500 -
Glasgow -5 8 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -15 8 £35,000 -
North West -43 8 £33,250 +9.01% 5
Staines - 8 £40,000 -
Oxford +3 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Manchester -28 7 £33,500 +17.54% 5
Hampshire -49 7 £41,000 +26.15% 2
Dunstable - 7 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire +18 6 £42,500 +25.00%

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 657 (91.63%) XML
2 453 (63.18%) JavaScript
3 423 (59.00%) HTML
4 356 (49.65%) CSS
5 340 (47.42%) .NET
6 326 (45.47%) C#
7 324 (45.19%) SQL Server
8 300 (41.84%) SQL
9 293 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
10 241 (33.61%) Java
11 223 (31.10%) Web Services
12 217 (30.26%) jQuery
12 217 (30.26%) ASP.NET
13 198 (27.62%) Ajax
14 180 (25.10%) MVC
15 172 (23.99%) Microsoft
16 164 (22.87%) Degree
17 162 (22.59%) OO
18 153 (21.34%) Windows
19 150 (20.92%) .NET Framework
20 141 (19.67%) TDD
21 136 (18.97%) MySQL
22 132 (18.41%) Scrum
23 131 (18.27%) Software Engineering
24 129 (17.99%) Oracle
25 124 (17.29%) PHP
25 124 (17.29%) Finance
26 123 (17.15%) Linux
27 117 (16.32%) XSLT
28 116 (16.18%) Relational Database

XSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 84 (11.72%) IIS
2 82 (11.44%) Apache
3 63 (8.79%) Tomcat
4 60 (8.37%) SharePoint
5 34 (4.74%) CMS
6 31 (4.32%) JBoss
7 29 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (3.77%) WebLogic
9 25 (3.49%) WebSphere
10 23 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (2.37%) Adobe CQ
12 13 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (1.53%) nginx
14 10 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (1.26%) WordPress
16 8 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
16 8 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
16 8 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 7 (0.98%) TeamSite
18 6 (0.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 81 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.65%) MS Office
3 14 (1.95%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.26%) XMetaL
5 7 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) MS Project
7 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 36 (5.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.42%) Tridion
4 3 (0.42%) Agresso
4 3 (0.42%) Enfinity
5 1 (0.14%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Autonomy Scrittura
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (3.77%) PaaS
3 11 (1.53%) GitHub
3 11 (1.53%) SaaS
4 10 (1.39%) IaaS
5 3 (0.42%) Office 365
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.60%) Internet
2 31 (4.32%) HTTP
3 19 (2.65%) SNMP
3 19 (2.65%) DNS
4 13 (1.81%) SSL
5 11 (1.53%) SMTP
6 10 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.39%) Wireless
7 9 (1.26%) Intranet
8 8 (1.12%) Firewall
8 8 (1.12%) AMQP
9 6 (0.84%) FTP
10 3 (0.42%) SAN
10 3 (0.42%) DMZ
11 2 (0.28%) Extranet
11 2 (0.28%) LDAP
12 1 (0.14%) LAN
12 1 (0.14%) WAN
12 1 (0.14%) WCDMA
12 1 (0.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (45.19%) SQL Server
2 136 (18.97%) MySQL
3 116 (16.18%) Relational Database
4 100 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 57 (7.95%) RDBMS
6 41 (5.72%) NoSQL
7 35 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 35 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 23 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (2.93%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (2.09%) Big Data
14 14 (1.95%) DB2
14 14 (1.95%) Hazelcast
15 13 (1.81%) Neo4j
16 12 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (1.53%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 102 (14.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 79 (11.02%) Subversion
3 61 (8.51%) JIRA
4 60 (8.37%) Maven
5 59 (8.23%) JUnit
6 41 (5.72%) Visual Studio
7 40 (5.58%) Git (software)
8 37 (5.16%) Eclipse
9 27 (3.77%) Selenium
9 27 (3.77%) Jenkins
10 26 (3.63%) Ant
11 24 (3.35%) Cucumber
12 21 (2.93%) Hudson
12 21 (2.93%) NUnit
13 14 (1.95%) Mockito
14 13 (1.81%) Gerrit
15 11 (1.53%) Log4j
15 11 (1.53%) JDeveloper
16 10 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 10 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 124 (17.29%) Finance
2 33 (4.60%) Games
3 32 (4.46%) Publishing
4 31 (4.32%) Banking
5 29 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 27 (3.77%) Retail
7 26 (3.63%) Marketing
8 16 (2.23%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.81%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.53%) Front Office
10 11 (1.53%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.84%) Billing
11 6 (0.84%) Legal
12 5 (0.70%) Automotive
12 5 (0.70%) Advertising
13 4 (0.56%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.56%) French Language
14 3 (0.42%) Back Office
15 2 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 508 (70.85%) Developer
2 119 (16.60%) .NET Developer
3 118 (16.46%) Java Developer
4 95 (13.25%) Senior Developer
5 81 (11.30%) Software Developer
6 66 (9.21%) Software Engineer
7 52 (7.25%) Consultant
8 49 (6.83%) PHP Developer
9 44 (6.14%) C# Developer
10 35 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
11 33 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (4.60%) Junior
12 32 (4.46%) Web Developer
13 31 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
14 28 (3.91%) Junior Developer
14 28 (3.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 26 (3.63%) Senior .NET Developer
16 25 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
16 25 (3.49%) Analyst
17 24 (3.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 657 (91.63%) XML
2 423 (59.00%) HTML
3 356 (49.65%) CSS
4 340 (47.42%) .NET
5 223 (31.10%) Web Services
6 217 (30.26%) ASP.NET
6 217 (30.26%) jQuery
7 198 (27.62%) Ajax
8 150 (20.92%) .NET Framework
9 117 (16.32%) XSLT
10 110 (15.34%) HTML5
11 108 (15.06%) WCF
12 106 (14.78%) XSD
13 105 (14.64%) Spring
14 98 (13.67%) JSON
15 96 (13.39%) JSP
16 85 (11.85%) SOAP
17 82 (11.44%) CSS3
18 81 (11.30%) J2EE
19 73 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.55%) Computer Science
2 74 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (8.09%) N-Tier
4 22 (3.07%) User Experience
4 22 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.23%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.23%) Client/Server
6 14 (1.95%) Online Games
7 11 (1.53%) Derivative
7 11 (1.53%) Open Source
8 10 (1.39%) iPad
8 10 (1.39%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.39%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.26%) Ontologies
9 9 (1.26%) Semantic Web
9 9 (1.26%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.26%) Hedge funds
10 7 (0.98%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 153 (21.34%) Windows
2 123 (17.15%) Linux
3 49 (6.83%) UNIX
4 35 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (4.60%) Android
6 23 (3.21%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.12%) Debian
11 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.28%) CentOS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (25.10%) MVC
3 162 (22.59%) OO
4 141 (19.67%) TDD
5 132 (18.41%) Scrum
6 131 (18.27%) Software Engineering
7 98 (13.67%) Continuous Integration
8 94 (13.11%) Mentoring
9 93 (12.97%) Web Development
10 83 (11.58%) SOA
11 82 (11.44%) E-Commerce
12 77 (10.74%) Multithreading
13 64 (8.93%) OOD
14 58 (8.09%) Unit Testing
15 56 (7.81%) UML
16 53 (7.39%) OOP
17 42 (5.86%) CRM
18 39 (5.44%) OOA/OOD
19 38 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 453 (63.18%) JavaScript
2 326 (45.47%) C#
3 300 (41.84%) SQL
4 241 (33.61%) Java
5 124 (17.29%) PHP
6 95 (13.25%) VB.NET
7 60 (8.37%) T-SQL
8 49 (6.83%) Python
9 48 (6.69%) Perl
10 45 (6.28%) C++
11 41 (5.72%) VB
12 40 (5.58%) XPath
13 31 (4.32%) VBA
14 27 (3.77%) PL/SQL
15 24 (3.35%) VBScript
16 21 (2.93%) XAML
16 21 (2.93%) Bash Shell
17 15 (2.09%) C
18 14 (1.95%) PHP5
19 11 (1.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 164 (22.87%) Degree
2 15 (2.09%) Sun Certification
3 12 (1.67%) ISEB
4 10 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.26%) Brainbench
6 8 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.56%) OCP
8 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.56%) MBA
9 3 (0.42%) HND
9 3 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.28%) MCSD
10 2 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.14%) CFA
11 1 (0.14%) HNC
11 1 (0.14%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.60%) QA
2 23 (3.21%) ISO 9001
2 23 (3.21%) SLA
3 5 (0.70%) EMIR
3 5 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.56%) Dublin Core
5 3 (0.42%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.98%) vSphere
4 3 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (2.93%) Puppet
1 21 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.53%) Capistrano
3 7 (0.98%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.28%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.14%) SCOM
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 172 (23.99%) Microsoft
2 129 (17.99%) Oracle
3 28 (3.91%) IBM
4 24 (3.35%) Adobe
5 23 (3.21%) HP
6 19 (2.65%) Zend
7 11 (1.53%) Sybase
8 10 (1.39%) Telerik
8 10 (1.39%) Infragistics
8 10 (1.39%) DevExpress
9 9 (1.26%) VMware
10 8 (1.12%) Perforce
10 8 (1.12%) Compuware
10 8 (1.12%) SYSPRO
11 7 (0.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 7 (0.98%) SOASTA, Inc
11 7 (0.98%) BEA
11 7 (0.98%) Nokia
11 7 (0.98%) Siemens
11 7 (0.98%) Red Hat
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Goole
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Medical + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Fidessa
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 25 days ago