The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 50 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing XML 55 96 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.23% 6.99% 6.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.20% 19.09% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 50 85 60
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,565 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
XML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 503 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.67% 36.64% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 370 432 424
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XML
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Wales region.

XML Salary Trend in Wales

XML
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Wales

XML
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
South Wales -26 42 £35,000 +7.69% 10
West Wales -4 12 £26,750 -15.74%
North Wales +4 1 £37,500 +6.38% 2
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing XML 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.

1 84 (59.57%) SQL
2 76 (53.90%) HTML
3 62 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (43.26%) CSS
5 56 (39.72%) C#
6 53 (37.59%) Web Services
7 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
7 52 (36.88%) .NET
8 47 (33.33%) SOAP
9 46 (32.62%) Java
10 40 (28.37%) MVC
11 39 (27.66%) Microsoft
12 38 (26.95%) OO
13 34 (24.11%) SQL Server
13 34 (24.11%) Ajax
14 31 (21.99%) JSON
15 28 (19.86%) Web Development
15 28 (19.86%) ASP.NET
16 27 (19.15%) jQuery
17 26 (18.44%) Degree
17 26 (18.44%) HTML5
18 25 (17.73%) Oracle
19 23 (16.31%) Finance
20 21 (14.89%) OOP
21 20 (14.18%) Spring
22 19 (13.48%) TDD
22 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
22 19 (13.48%) MySQL
23 18 (12.77%) Windows
23 18 (12.77%) Scrum

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing XML 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.51%) Apache
1 12 (8.51%) IIS
2 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.84%) CMS
4 4 (2.84%) JBoss
4 4 (2.84%) Node.js
4 4 (2.84%) WildFly
5 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.71%) Mule
7 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.22%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.55%) MS Office
4 2 (1.42%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.42%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (10.64%) SaaS
3 3 (2.13%) IaaS
3 3 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) DNS
2 1 (0.71%) LDAP
2 1 (0.71%) Network Security
2 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.48%) MySQL
3 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) DTS
6 1 (0.71%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.80%) Subversion
3 10 (7.09%) Maven
3 10 (7.09%) SoapUI
4 9 (6.38%) ClearQuest
4 9 (6.38%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.67%) JMeter
6 6 (4.26%) Moq
6 6 (4.26%) NUnit
6 6 (4.26%) Selenium
7 5 (3.55%) MSTest
8 4 (2.84%) Ant
9 3 (2.13%) Hudson
9 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.13%) NetBeans
9 3 (2.13%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (16.31%) Finance
2 17 (12.06%) Advertising
3 11 (7.80%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.96%) Banking
5 5 (3.55%) Games
5 5 (3.55%) Marketing
6 3 (2.13%) Back Office
7 2 (1.42%) Billing
7 2 (1.42%) Retail
8 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.71%) Electronics
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (59.57%) Developer
2 30 (21.28%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.73%) Analyst
4 23 (16.31%) Java Developer
5 16 (11.35%) Test Analyst
6 13 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (9.22%) C# Developer
6 13 (9.22%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.22%) Web Developer
7 12 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 10 (7.09%) PHP Developer
8 10 (7.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (6.38%) Programmer
10 8 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (5.67%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Team Leader
11 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (53.90%) HTML
2 61 (43.26%) CSS
3 53 (37.59%) Web Services
4 52 (36.88%) .NET
5 47 (33.33%) SOAP
6 34 (24.11%) Ajax
7 31 (21.99%) JSON
8 28 (19.86%) ASP.NET
9 27 (19.15%) jQuery
10 26 (18.44%) HTML5
11 20 (14.18%) Spring
12 18 (12.77%) WCF
13 17 (12.06%) .NET Framework
13 17 (12.06%) Hibernate
14 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (11.35%) CSS3
14 16 (11.35%) REST
15 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (9.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.42%) Wiki
4 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.71%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Unix
3 11 (7.80%) Linux
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.71%) AIX
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.71%) Debian
7 1 (0.71%) HPUX
7 1 (0.71%) Solaris
7 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) MVC
3 38 (26.95%) OO
4 28 (19.86%) Web Development
5 21 (14.89%) OOP
6 19 (13.48%) TDD
7 18 (12.77%) Scrum
8 17 (12.06%) SDLC
9 13 (9.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (9.22%) Web Design
10 11 (7.80%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.80%) Waterfall
11 10 (7.09%) Software Testing
12 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.67%) OOD
12 8 (5.67%) UML
12 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.96%) BDD
14 6 (4.26%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 84 (59.57%) SQL
2 56 (39.72%) C#
3 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
4 46 (32.62%) Java
5 17 (12.06%) PHP
6 9 (6.38%) C++
7 7 (4.96%) VB
8 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.13%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.42%) Python
10 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.71%) C
11 1 (0.71%) COBOL
11 1 (0.71%) Fortran
11 1 (0.71%) Groovy
11 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.71%) Ruby
11 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (18.44%) Degree
2 11 (7.80%) ISEB
3 10 (7.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.84%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.71%) MCP
7 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.71%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.71%) MISRA
2 1 (0.71%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (7.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.73%) Oracle
3 11 (7.80%) Adobe
4 6 (4.26%) IBM
5 5 (3.55%) Sybase
6 2 (1.42%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.42%) Sage
6 2 (1.42%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco
7 1 (0.71%) Google
7 1 (0.71%) Remedy
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