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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 638 525 488
Rank change year-on-year
-113 -37
Permanent jobs citing XSL 249 409 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.95% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 219 333 397
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -111 236 £45,000 +7.78% 30
London -62 88 £53,750 +2.38% 10
East of England +4 48 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South East -37 37 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire +17 25 £40,000 +60.00% 2
South West -5 23 £45,000 +12.50% 4
City of London -19 20 £61,250 +36.11% 2
Gloucestershire - 19 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 19 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +15 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire -12 15 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Hampshire -20 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East Yorkshire +14 11 £30,000 - 1
Goole +11 11 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands -25 11 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Rickmansworth - 10 £34,000 - 1
Manchester -19 9 £27,000 -40.00% 1
North West -32 9 £27,000 -40.00% 2
Dunstable - 9 £47,500 -
Basingstoke -1 8 £42,500 +7.59%
Berkshire 0 7 £52,500 +28.04% 1
Cambridge -12 7 £41,000 +6.49%
Cambridgeshire -15 7 £41,000 +2.50%
Oxfordshire +1 6 £47,500 +25.00%
Reading - 6 £52,500 - 1
Staffordshire -8 5 £35,000 +34.61% 4
Scotland 0 4 £37,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -1 4 £35,000 +7.69% 4
East Sussex -16 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Surrey -17 4 £44,375 +18.33%

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 554 (89.50%) XML
2 354 (57.19%) JavaScript
3 313 (50.57%) HTML
4 269 (43.46%) .NET
5 263 (42.49%) C#
6 255 (41.20%) SQL Server
6 255 (41.20%) CSS
7 240 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
8 224 (36.19%) SQL
9 210 (33.93%) Java
10 172 (27.79%) Web Services
11 170 (27.46%) jQuery
12 166 (26.82%) ASP.NET
13 144 (23.26%) Ajax
14 137 (22.13%) Windows
15 135 (21.81%) Microsoft
16 133 (21.49%) Linux
17 129 (20.84%) PHP
17 129 (20.84%) MVC
18 125 (20.19%) .NET Framework
19 124 (20.03%) XSLT
20 123 (19.87%) Degree
21 120 (19.39%) TDD
22 116 (18.74%) MySQL
23 113 (18.26%) Scrum
24 112 (18.09%) OO
25 108 (17.45%) Finance
26 102 (16.48%) Software Engineering
27 100 (16.16%) Spring
28 99 (15.99%) Oracle

XSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 77 (12.44%) Apache
2 62 (10.02%) IIS
3 52 (8.40%) Tomcat
4 48 (7.75%) SharePoint
5 33 (5.33%) CMS
6 25 (4.04%) JBoss
7 23 (3.72%) BizTalk Server
8 19 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
9 15 (2.42%) WebLogic
10 13 (2.10%) nginx
11 11 (1.78%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.29%) WordPress
12 8 (1.29%) Adobe CQ
12 8 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.29%) TeamSite
13 6 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.97%) Documentum
13 6 (0.97%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 58 (9.37%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.42%) MS Office
3 11 (1.78%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.81%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.65%) XMetaL
7 4 (0.65%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.32%) Simulink
8 2 (0.32%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.13%) Changepoint
3 4 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.65%) Agresso
4 3 (0.48%) Enfinity
4 3 (0.48%) SalesLogix
4 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.48%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Autonomy Scrittura
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) AWD
5 1 (0.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.58%) PaaS
3 11 (1.78%) SaaS
3 11 (1.78%) GitHub
4 7 (1.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Route 53
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.07%) HTTP
2 16 (2.58%) AMQP
3 7 (1.13%) SNMP
3 7 (1.13%) DNS
3 7 (1.13%) Internet
4 6 (0.97%) Wireless
4 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.97%) SMTP
5 5 (0.81%) Intranet
5 5 (0.81%) Firewall
6 4 (0.65%) LDAP
7 3 (0.48%) LAN
7 3 (0.48%) FTP
7 3 (0.48%) DMZ
8 2 (0.32%) SAN
8 2 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.32%) WAN
8 2 (0.32%) Modbus
8 2 (0.32%) Profibus
9 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (41.20%) SQL Server
2 116 (18.74%) MySQL
3 82 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (12.60%) Relational Database
5 61 (9.85%) NoSQL
6 41 (6.62%) MongoDB
7 33 (5.33%) RDBMS
8 31 (5.01%) Oracle Database
9 30 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (4.04%) Hazelcast
12 23 (3.72%) Neo4j
13 22 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (3.07%) DB2
15 18 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (2.42%) Big Data
16 15 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
17 12 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
18 10 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 84 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 67 (10.82%) Maven
3 56 (9.05%) Subversion
4 47 (7.59%) Git (software)
5 44 (7.11%) JUnit
6 40 (6.46%) Visual Studio
6 40 (6.46%) JIRA
7 22 (3.55%) Eclipse
8 21 (3.39%) Ant
9 17 (2.75%) Jenkins
10 16 (2.58%) Cucumber
11 14 (2.26%) Selenium
12 13 (2.10%) Gerrit
13 12 (1.94%) NUnit
14 11 (1.78%) Hudson
14 11 (1.78%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (1.45%) LoadRunner
16 8 (1.29%) FxCop
16 8 (1.29%) StyleCop
General
1 108 (17.45%) Finance
2 39 (6.30%) Games
3 27 (4.36%) Banking
4 25 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.39%) Retail
6 17 (2.75%) Publishing
7 15 (2.42%) Investment Banking
8 14 (2.26%) Marketing
8 14 (2.26%) Automotive
9 12 (1.94%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.62%) Front Office
10 10 (1.62%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.97%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.81%) Billing
12 5 (0.81%) French Language
12 5 (0.81%) Advertising
13 3 (0.48%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) Back Office
14 1 (0.16%) Law
14 1 (0.16%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 447 (72.21%) Developer
2 104 (16.80%) .NET Developer
3 101 (16.32%) Java Developer
4 69 (11.15%) Senior Developer
5 56 (9.05%) C# Developer
5 56 (9.05%) PHP Developer
6 51 (8.24%) Software Developer
7 45 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (6.14%) Software Engineer
9 37 (5.98%) Web Developer
10 35 (5.65%) Consultant
11 34 (5.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 34 (5.49%) Front-End Developer
12 28 (4.52%) Junior
12 28 (4.52%) Applications Support
12 28 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
13 26 (4.20%) Junior Developer
14 24 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
15 22 (3.55%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (89.50%) XML
2 313 (50.57%) HTML
3 269 (43.46%) .NET
4 255 (41.20%) CSS
5 172 (27.79%) Web Services
6 170 (27.46%) jQuery
7 166 (26.82%) ASP.NET
8 144 (23.26%) Ajax
9 125 (20.19%) .NET Framework
10 124 (20.03%) XSLT
11 100 (16.16%) Spring
12 93 (15.02%) JSON
13 92 (14.86%) JSP
14 86 (13.89%) HTML5
15 75 (12.12%) SOAP
16 72 (11.63%) XSD
17 68 (10.99%) WCF
18 57 (9.21%) J2EE
19 55 (8.89%) JDBC
19 55 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.76%) Computer Science
2 48 (7.75%) N-Tier
3 33 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.20%) User Experience
5 24 (3.88%) Online Games
6 17 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.10%) iPad
7 13 (2.10%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.62%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.45%) Derivative
10 9 (1.45%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.29%) Clustering
11 8 (1.29%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.13%) IPTV
12 7 (1.13%) Video on Demand
12 7 (1.13%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 137 (22.13%) Windows
2 133 (21.49%) Linux
3 52 (8.40%) UNIX
4 33 (5.33%) Android
5 31 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (3.72%) Apple iOS
7 14 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.26%) Debian
8 13 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.13%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.65%) CentOS
11 3 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.48%) Solaris
12 2 (0.32%) AIX
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (20.84%) MVC
3 120 (19.39%) TDD
4 113 (18.26%) Scrum
5 112 (18.09%) OO
6 102 (16.48%) Software Engineering
7 83 (13.41%) Web Development
8 71 (11.47%) Mentoring
9 65 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
10 61 (9.85%) E-Commerce
11 59 (9.53%) Multithreading
12 52 (8.40%) SOA
13 47 (7.59%) Unit Testing
14 44 (7.11%) Time Management
15 42 (6.79%) UML
16 41 (6.62%) OOP
17 39 (6.30%) Regression Testing
18 38 (6.14%) Content Management
19 36 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
20 32 (5.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 354 (57.19%) JavaScript
2 263 (42.49%) C#
3 224 (36.19%) SQL
4 210 (33.93%) Java
5 129 (20.84%) PHP
6 70 (11.31%) Python
7 65 (10.50%) Perl
8 62 (10.02%) VB.NET
9 48 (7.75%) T-SQL
10 43 (6.95%) XPath
11 41 (6.62%) C++
12 37 (5.98%) VB
13 36 (5.82%) PL/SQL
14 26 (4.20%) Bash Shell
15 19 (3.07%) PHP4
16 17 (2.75%) XAML
17 16 (2.58%) PHP5
17 16 (2.58%) VBA
18 14 (2.26%) C
19 12 (1.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 123 (19.87%) Degree
2 16 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.42%) Sun Certification
4 13 (2.10%) VCP4
5 11 (1.78%) ISEB
6 10 (1.62%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.45%) Brainbench
8 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.48%) HND
10 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.16%) MCSD
11 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.16%) CFA
11 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.72%) SLA
2 16 (2.58%) QA
3 11 (1.78%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.81%) EMIR
4 5 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.48%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (1.78%) Active Directory
1 11 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.13%) vSphere
4 4 (0.65%) NFS
5 3 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.10%) Puppet
3 11 (1.78%) Capistrano
4 7 (1.13%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 135 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 99 (15.99%) Oracle
3 17 (2.75%) Adobe
4 14 (2.26%) IBM
5 12 (1.94%) VMware
5 12 (1.94%) HP
6 10 (1.62%) Sybase
7 9 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.29%) Twitter
9 7 (1.13%) SOASTA, Inc
9 7 (1.13%) Cerillion
9 7 (1.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 7 (1.13%) Nokia
9 7 (1.13%) Siemens
10 6 (0.97%) Google
10 6 (0.97%) SYSPRO
11 5 (0.81%) Zend
11 5 (0.81%) BEA
11 5 (0.81%) Fidessa
11 5 (0.81%) SunGard
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 30% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago