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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 584 471 504
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +33
Permanent jobs citing XSL 354 483 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 1.14% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 283 422 435
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
42806 42513 47184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.74% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36049 36894 41355
Average salary £42,500 £40,680 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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% -

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 30 September 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 30 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 -119 336 £40,000 -4.76% 41
London -22 151 £52,500 - 20
South East -87 47 £40,000 - 7
City of London +16 44 £52,500 +16.66% 6
North West -34 31 £40,000 +14.28% 2
East Midlands +3 30 £42,500 +37.09% 3
West Midlands -14 23 £37,500 +11.11% 4
East of England -34 21 £40,000 -9.09% 2
South West -20 18 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Nottinghamshire +14 17 £21,000 -19.23%
Nottingham +13 17 £21,000 -19.23%
Lancashire - 17 £40,000 -
Surrey -15 15 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire -39 14 £32,500 -7.80% 1
Gloucestershire - 13 £40,000 - 1
Staines - 12 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 12 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire -4 11 £40,000 -15.78%
Slough - 10 £40,000 -
Cheshire -17 9 £32,500 -32.98%
Scotland -17 9 £37,500 - 5
Yorkshire -49 9 £38,000 +46.15% 2
Coventry -4 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Lincolnshire +4 7 £42,500 +37.09% 3
Cambridge -7 7 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Southampton -10 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Cambridgeshire -13 7 £40,000 -7.51% 2
Chester -4 6 £32,500 -32.98%
Northamptonshire -21 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Stoke-on-Trent -4 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 707 (92.06%) XML
2 520 (67.71%) HTML
3 516 (67.19%) JavaScript
4 432 (56.25%) CSS
5 368 (47.92%) SQL
6 357 (46.48%) .NET
7 346 (45.05%) C#
8 319 (41.54%) SQL Server
9 317 (41.28%) Java
10 297 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
11 251 (32.68%) Web Services
12 250 (32.55%) ASP.NET
13 243 (31.64%) Ajax
14 238 (30.99%) jQuery
15 192 (25.00%) MVC
16 191 (24.87%) Degree
17 186 (24.22%) OO
18 182 (23.70%) Microsoft
19 167 (21.74%) Software Engineering
19 167 (21.74%) MySQL
20 162 (21.09%) Oracle
21 148 (19.27%) XSLT
22 146 (19.01%) Scrum
23 143 (18.62%) TDD
24 142 (18.49%) Linux
25 141 (18.36%) JSP
25 141 (18.36%) .NET Framework
26 134 (17.45%) HTML5
27 131 (17.06%) Relational Database
28 122 (15.89%) Spring

XSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 100 (13.02%) Apache
2 97 (12.63%) SharePoint
3 91 (11.85%) IIS
4 68 (8.85%) Tomcat
5 43 (5.60%) Adobe CQ
5 43 (5.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 38 (4.95%) CMS
7 34 (4.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 28 (3.65%) WebLogic
8 28 (3.65%) WebSphere
9 25 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (1.04%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (0.78%) WebSphere Process Server
12 6 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.78%) FileNet
12 6 (0.78%) WebSphere Portal
12 6 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 80 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.08%) MS Office
4 14 (1.82%) XMetaL
5 9 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.17%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.39%) Maximo
6 2 (0.26%) Tridion
6 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.13%) Autonomy Scrittura
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.13%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.73%) SaaS
3 20 (2.60%) PaaS
4 10 (1.30%) Office 365
5 8 (1.04%) IaaS
6 4 (0.52%) GitHub
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.38%) Internet
2 37 (4.82%) SNMP
3 36 (4.69%) Intranet
4 29 (3.78%) HTTP
5 23 (2.99%) SMTP
6 18 (2.34%) DNS
7 16 (2.08%) SSL
8 10 (1.30%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.30%) FTP
9 9 (1.17%) Wireless
10 8 (1.04%) Firewall
10 8 (1.04%) SAN
11 6 (0.78%) LDAP
12 5 (0.65%) Extranet
13 1 (0.13%) X.509
13 1 (0.13%) LTE
13 1 (0.13%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 167 (21.74%) MySQL
3 131 (17.06%) Relational Database
4 84 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 73 (9.51%) RDBMS
6 55 (7.16%) NoSQL
7 38 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (3.91%) MongoDB
9 26 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (3.26%) DB2
10 25 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (2.99%) Jackrabbit
12 22 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (2.08%) Hazelcast
14 15 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (1.82%) MarkLogic
15 14 (1.82%) Neo4j
16 12 (1.56%) Big Data
17 8 (1.04%) Oracle Database
17 8 (1.04%) Informix
Development Applications
1 90 (11.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (10.94%) JUnit
3 80 (10.42%) Subversion
4 64 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 62 (8.07%) JIRA
6 60 (7.81%) Eclipse
7 59 (7.68%) Maven
8 39 (5.08%) Git (software)
9 37 (4.82%) Ant
10 33 (4.30%) Selenium
11 24 (3.13%) Mockito
12 23 (2.99%) Log4j
13 21 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (2.73%) Jenkins
14 19 (2.47%) Cucumber
15 18 (2.34%) Hudson
16 17 (2.21%) SoapUI
17 15 (1.95%) NUnit
17 15 (1.95%) Bitbucket
18 13 (1.69%) JDeveloper
General
1 114 (14.84%) Finance
2 53 (6.90%) Publishing
3 39 (5.08%) Games
3 39 (5.08%) Retail
4 23 (2.99%) Banking
5 20 (2.60%) Marketing
6 19 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.82%) Legal
9 11 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.30%) Multimedia
11 9 (1.17%) Law
12 8 (1.04%) Front Office
13 7 (0.91%) Back Office
13 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.91%) Advertising
14 5 (0.65%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.52%) Electronics
15 4 (0.52%) French Language
16 3 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 589 (76.69%) Developer
2 169 (22.01%) Java Developer
3 125 (16.28%) .NET Developer
4 111 (14.45%) Senior Developer
5 88 (11.46%) Software Developer
6 81 (10.55%) Software Engineer
7 54 (7.03%) Web Developer
8 53 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 51 (6.64%) Consultant
10 44 (5.73%) C# Developer
10 44 (5.73%) PHP Developer
11 33 (4.30%) Programmer
11 33 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
12 32 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 31 (4.04%) Analyst
14 29 (3.78%) Junior
15 28 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
15 28 (3.65%) SharePoint Developer
16 27 (3.52%) Lead Developer
16 27 (3.52%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 707 (92.06%) XML
2 520 (67.71%) HTML
3 432 (56.25%) CSS
4 357 (46.48%) .NET
5 251 (32.68%) Web Services
6 250 (32.55%) ASP.NET
7 243 (31.64%) Ajax
8 238 (30.99%) jQuery
9 148 (19.27%) XSLT
10 141 (18.36%) JSP
10 141 (18.36%) .NET Framework
11 134 (17.45%) HTML5
12 122 (15.89%) Spring
12 122 (15.89%) J2EE
12 122 (15.89%) XSD
13 118 (15.36%) WCF
14 109 (14.19%) SOAP
15 90 (11.72%) Hibernate
16 89 (11.59%) XHTML
16 89 (11.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 86 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.86%) N-Tier
4 32 (4.17%) Open Source
4 32 (4.17%) User Experience
5 28 (3.65%) Client/Server
6 27 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.60%) Social Media
9 16 (2.08%) Online Games
10 14 (1.82%) Semantic Web
10 14 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.82%) Ontologies
11 12 (1.56%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.43%) iPad
13 9 (1.17%) iPhone
14 8 (1.04%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.91%) W3C
15 7 (0.91%) Blackberry
16 6 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 142 (18.49%) Linux
2 120 (15.63%) Windows
3 42 (5.47%) Android
4 40 (5.21%) UNIX
5 27 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.39%) webOS
10 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (25.00%) MVC
3 186 (24.22%) OO
4 167 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 146 (19.01%) Scrum
6 143 (18.62%) TDD
7 103 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 97 (12.63%) E-Commerce
9 91 (11.85%) SOA
10 87 (11.33%) Multithreading
11 84 (10.94%) UML
12 83 (10.81%) Mentoring
13 79 (10.29%) Web Development
14 63 (8.20%) OOD
14 63 (8.20%) Unit Testing
15 46 (5.99%) Project Management
16 39 (5.08%) OOP
17 38 (4.95%) E-business
18 34 (4.43%) Use Case
19 32 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 516 (67.19%) JavaScript
2 368 (47.92%) SQL
3 346 (45.05%) C#
4 317 (41.28%) Java
5 112 (14.58%) PHP
6 77 (10.03%) VB.NET
7 64 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 52 (6.77%) VB
9 46 (5.99%) C++
10 33 (4.30%) VBA
11 27 (3.52%) VBScript
11 27 (3.52%) XPath
12 26 (3.39%) Perl
13 25 (3.26%) PL/SQL
14 24 (3.13%) Bash Shell
15 23 (2.99%) ECMAScript
16 14 (1.82%) Python
16 14 (1.82%) VB6
17 13 (1.69%) C
18 12 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 191 (24.87%) Degree
2 16 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.78%) ISEB
6 5 (0.65%) OCP
6 5 (0.65%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.65%) MBA
6 5 (0.65%) MCSD
7 4 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.39%) MCP
8 3 (0.39%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.39%) MCTS
8 3 (0.39%) MCITP
9 2 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.13%) OCA
10 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.64%) QA
2 22 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 14 (1.82%) SLA
4 12 (1.56%) Dublin Core
5 3 (0.39%) EMIR
5 3 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.39%) WAI
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 21 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (2.21%) Puppet
1 17 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.91%) OpenSSO
3 4 (0.52%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.26%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.13%) MOM
5 1 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 182 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 162 (21.09%) Oracle
3 54 (7.03%) Adobe
4 49 (6.38%) JBoss
5 28 (3.65%) Zend
6 25 (3.26%) IBM
7 16 (2.08%) Perforce
7 16 (2.08%) HP
8 15 (1.95%) Canoo
9 10 (1.30%) DevExpress
9 10 (1.30%) Telerik
9 10 (1.30%) Infragistics
10 9 (1.17%) Thunderhead
11 8 (1.04%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.04%) Compuware
12 6 (0.78%) BEA
12 6 (0.78%) SAP
12 6 (0.78%) ILOG
13 5 (0.65%) Reuters
14 4 (0.52%) Lotus
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago