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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 676 558 460
Rank change year-on-year
-118 -98
Permanent jobs citing XSL 219 402 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.88% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 176 310 481
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 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
(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 -117 212 £45,000 +5.88% 15
London -55 104 £57,500 +21.05% 4
South East -16 42 £44,500 +18.66% 3
South West -2 29 £37,500 -14.28% 1
City of London -9 22 £63,750 +45.71% 3
East of England +3 19 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Surrey +16 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bristol - 18 £42,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 15 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +9 11 £60,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire +15 10 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire +6 10 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Bedfordshire -2 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Gloucestershire -14 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Oxfordshire +17 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire -7 8 £67,500 +3.84%
Cheltenham -7 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Oxford +4 7 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -26 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Slough -6 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Hounslow - 6 £60,000 -
Dunstable - 6 £52,500 -
Leeds +20 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Scotland +8 5 £31,000 -27.05%
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £50,000 +100.00%
Manchester -5 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Twickenham - 5 £60,000 -
Cheadle - 5 £37,500 -
Reading - 5 £35,000 -
Glasgow +11 4 £31,000 -22.50%

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 408 (92.31%) XML
2 266 (60.18%) JavaScript
3 259 (58.60%) HTML
4 224 (50.68%) SQL
5 207 (46.83%) Java
6 193 (43.67%) .NET
7 191 (43.21%) C#
8 184 (41.63%) CSS
9 168 (38.01%) SQL Server
10 142 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
11 138 (31.22%) ASP.NET
12 133 (30.09%) XSLT
13 131 (29.64%) Web Services
14 126 (28.51%) jQuery
15 122 (27.60%) Oracle
16 106 (23.98%) Microsoft
17 102 (23.08%) Linux
18 100 (22.62%) Software Engineering
19 96 (21.72%) MVC
20 92 (20.81%) Ajax
21 89 (20.14%) HTML5
22 88 (19.91%) Degree
22 88 (19.91%) PHP
23 85 (19.23%) JSP
24 84 (19.00%) Scrum
25 82 (18.55%) TDD
26 79 (17.87%) Finance
27 77 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
28 74 (16.74%) Spring
28 74 (16.74%) SOAP

XSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 64 (14.48%) IIS
2 45 (10.18%) Apache
3 44 (9.95%) Tomcat
4 34 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 32 (7.24%) WebSphere
6 21 (4.75%) JBoss
6 21 (4.75%) SharePoint
6 21 (4.75%) Node.js
7 18 (4.07%) Liferay
7 18 (4.07%) WebLogic Portal
8 17 (3.85%) CMS
9 15 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (2.49%) Drupal
13 10 (2.26%) Joomla!
13 10 (2.26%) WordPress
13 10 (2.26%) Movable Type
13 10 (2.26%) nginx
Applications
1 53 (11.99%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.30%) MS Office
3 5 (1.13%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.45%) Simulink
5 2 (0.45%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.23%) XMetaL
6 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.49%) Changepoint
2 11 (2.49%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.13%) Magento
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.45%) AWD
6 1 (0.23%) Agresso
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.23%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.17%) SaaS
2 10 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.81%) GitHub
3 8 (1.81%) IaaS
4 6 (1.36%) PaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.45%) Route 53
6 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.52%) AMQP
2 13 (2.94%) HTTP
3 8 (1.81%) Internet
4 6 (1.36%) Intranet
5 5 (1.13%) SNMP
5 5 (1.13%) SMTP
6 4 (0.90%) FTP
6 4 (0.90%) LDAP
7 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.68%) Firewall
8 2 (0.45%) Modbus
8 2 (0.45%) Profibus
8 2 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.45%) SSL
9 1 (0.23%) DMZ
9 1 (0.23%) LAN
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.23%) Wireless
9 1 (0.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (38.01%) SQL Server
2 65 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 62 (14.03%) MySQL
4 56 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (10.86%) NoSQL
6 46 (10.41%) MongoDB
7 45 (10.18%) Oracle Database
8 32 (7.24%) Hazelcast
8 32 (7.24%) Neo4j
8 32 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 23 (5.20%) Oracle9i Database
12 23 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (4.52%) DB2
14 16 (3.62%) SQL Server 2000
15 15 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (3.17%) OLAP
16 14 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (14.03%) Maven
2 56 (12.67%) Git (software)
3 54 (12.22%) Visual Studio
4 46 (10.41%) Subversion
5 32 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (6.33%) JUnit
7 27 (6.11%) Jenkins
8 24 (5.43%) Ant
9 15 (3.39%) NUnit
10 14 (3.17%) Eclipse
11 13 (2.94%) Log4j
11 13 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 13 (2.94%) SoapUI
12 11 (2.49%) JIRA
13 10 (2.26%) Hudson
14 8 (1.81%) Gerrit
14 8 (1.81%) Selenium
14 8 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.90%) Bugzilla
16 3 (0.68%) HP UFT
General
1 79 (17.87%) Finance
2 35 (7.92%) Games
3 30 (6.79%) Banking
4 15 (3.39%) Retail
5 14 (3.17%) Automotive
6 10 (2.26%) Advertising
7 9 (2.04%) Marketing
8 8 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.81%) Publishing
9 5 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.90%) Back Office
11 2 (0.45%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 331 (74.89%) Developer
2 100 (22.62%) Java Developer
3 71 (16.06%) .NET Developer
4 62 (14.03%) Senior Developer
5 42 (9.50%) C# Developer
6 41 (9.28%) Analyst
7 38 (8.60%) Software Developer
7 38 (8.60%) Web Developer
8 36 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (7.01%) Applications Support
10 24 (5.43%) PHP Developer
11 23 (5.20%) Consultant
12 21 (4.75%) ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (4.52%) Architect
14 19 (4.30%) Support Specialist
14 19 (4.30%) Technology Consultant
15 18 (4.07%) Support Analyst
16 17 (3.85%) Applications Developer
16 17 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
17 15 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (92.31%) XML
2 259 (58.60%) HTML
3 193 (43.67%) .NET
4 184 (41.63%) CSS
5 138 (31.22%) ASP.NET
6 133 (30.09%) XSLT
7 131 (29.64%) Web Services
8 126 (28.51%) jQuery
9 92 (20.81%) Ajax
10 89 (20.14%) HTML5
11 85 (19.23%) JSP
12 74 (16.74%) SOAP
12 74 (16.74%) Spring
13 71 (16.06%) J2EE
14 70 (15.84%) REST
15 58 (13.12%) JSON
16 54 (12.22%) .NET Framework
17 52 (11.76%) XSD
18 50 (11.31%) JDBC
19 48 (10.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.22%) Computer Science
2 49 (11.09%) N-Tier
3 47 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (7.01%) Online Games
5 21 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (4.52%) User Experience
7 19 (4.30%) Hedge funds
8 15 (3.39%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.39%) Data Structures
9 13 (2.94%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.71%) Derivative
11 9 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (2.04%) Semantic Web
12 8 (1.81%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.81%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.90%) Social Media
14 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.68%) W3C
14 3 (0.68%) Photography
14 3 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 102 (23.08%) Linux
2 72 (16.29%) Windows
3 30 (6.79%) UNIX
4 16 (3.62%) Android
5 14 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.36%) AIX
8 6 (1.36%) Solaris
9 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.68%) Debian
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (22.62%) Software Engineering
3 96 (21.72%) MVC
4 84 (19.00%) Scrum
5 82 (18.55%) TDD
6 77 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
7 74 (16.74%) Mentoring
8 60 (13.57%) OO
9 53 (11.99%) Unit Testing
10 52 (11.76%) Web Development
11 51 (11.54%) UML
12 49 (11.09%) SDLC
13 44 (9.95%) E-Commerce
14 38 (8.60%) Asset Management
15 35 (7.92%) OOP
16 33 (7.47%) SOA
17 29 (6.56%) Time Management
18 28 (6.33%) Web Application Development
19 27 (6.11%) Content Management
20 25 (5.66%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 266 (60.18%) JavaScript
2 224 (50.68%) SQL
3 207 (46.83%) Java
4 191 (43.21%) C#
5 88 (19.91%) PHP
6 65 (14.71%) PL/SQL
7 63 (14.25%) T-SQL
8 43 (9.73%) C++
8 43 (9.73%) XPath
9 40 (9.05%) Python
10 36 (8.14%) VB.NET
11 30 (6.79%) VB
12 22 (4.98%) Perl
13 19 (4.30%) VB6
14 15 (3.39%) XQuery
15 10 (2.26%) C
15 10 (2.26%) Shell Script
16 9 (2.04%) Scala
17 8 (1.81%) Groovy
17 8 (1.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (19.91%) Degree
2 19 (4.30%) Brainbench
3 18 (4.07%) Sun Certification
4 8 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.68%) HNC
7 3 (0.68%) HND
7 3 (0.68%) ISEB
7 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.88%) SLA
2 19 (4.30%) QA
3 6 (1.36%) HL7
4 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.68%) WAI
5 3 (0.68%) Section 508
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) Dublin Core
6 1 (0.23%) WCAG
6 1 (0.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 24 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.49%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.81%) NFS
4 7 (1.58%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.13%) vSphere
6 2 (0.45%) Docker
7 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.94%) Puppet
3 9 (2.04%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.68%) TeamSite
5 2 (0.45%) SCOM
5 2 (0.45%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.23%) Ansible
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 122 (27.60%) Oracle
2 106 (23.98%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.24%) IBM
4 24 (5.43%) VMware
5 21 (4.75%) Adobe
6 13 (2.94%) Sybase
7 11 (2.49%) ATG
7 11 (2.49%) hybris
8 10 (2.26%) Sun
9 9 (2.04%) New Relic
10 7 (1.58%) BEA
11 6 (1.36%) SAP
12 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.90%) WorldPay
14 3 (0.68%) PayPal
14 3 (0.68%) Zend
14 3 (0.68%) SYSPRO
14 3 (0.68%) Perforce
15 2 (0.45%) Sencha
15 2 (0.45%) Solace
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £22000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent training and development
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent training and development
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GMSL
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago