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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 34 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing XML 85 92 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.10% 6.88% 6.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.00% 20.63% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 76 72
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,925 £25,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
500 446 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.89% 33.33% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 416 401 458
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 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
South Wales -6 72 £37,500 +13.63% 11
North Wales +6 7 £37,500 +7.14%
West Wales +8 1 £36,000 +44.00%
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 82 (62.60%) C#
2 79 (60.31%) SQL
3 78 (59.54%) .NET
3 78 (59.54%) HTML
4 63 (48.09%) JavaScript
5 57 (43.51%) SQL Server
6 55 (41.98%) ASP.NET
7 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
8 44 (33.59%) Degree
9 39 (29.77%) CSS
10 35 (26.72%) CRM
11 33 (25.19%) jQuery
12 32 (24.43%) Windows
13 31 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (22.14%) MS Excel
14 29 (22.14%) T-SQL
15 26 (19.85%) Web Services
15 26 (19.85%) Finance
16 25 (19.08%) SDLC
16 25 (19.08%) MVC
16 25 (19.08%) JSON
17 24 (18.32%) Web Development
17 24 (18.32%) Ajax
18 23 (17.56%) Java
19 22 (16.79%) Oracle
19 22 (16.79%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (16.79%) AngularJS
20 21 (16.03%) SOAP
21 17 (12.98%) MS Office
21 17 (12.98%) HTTP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
1 5 (3.82%) IIS
2 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (2.29%) CMS
2 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.53%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (1.53%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 29 (22.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.98%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) SaaS
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) PaaS
3 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.98%) HTTP
2 3 (2.29%) Firewall
2 3 (2.29%) SSL
2 3 (2.29%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.53%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (43.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.11%) MySQL
4 7 (5.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (5.34%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.76%) SSDT
8 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.92%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.34%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.58%) Selenium
4 6 (4.58%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.82%) NUnit
5 5 (3.82%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.05%) ClearQuest
6 4 (3.05%) JMeter
7 3 (2.29%) Subversion
7 3 (2.29%) Maven
7 3 (2.29%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.29%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.53%) Hudson
8 2 (1.53%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.53%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.76%) Moq
9 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (19.85%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Retail
3 7 (5.34%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.34%) Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.29%) Marketing
5 3 (2.29%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (77.10%) Developer
2 47 (35.88%) .NET Developer
3 36 (27.48%) C# Developer
4 26 (19.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (16.79%) Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Developer
8 9 (6.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.87%) CRM Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 8 (6.11%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.58%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.82%) QA Analyst
12 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (59.54%) .NET
1 78 (59.54%) HTML
2 55 (41.98%) ASP.NET
3 39 (29.77%) CSS
4 33 (25.19%) jQuery
5 26 (19.85%) Web Services
6 25 (19.08%) JSON
7 24 (18.32%) Ajax
8 22 (16.79%) AngularJS
9 21 (16.03%) SOAP
10 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (10.69%) WCF
11 14 (10.69%) XSLT
11 14 (10.69%) REST
12 12 (9.16%) .NET Framework
13 9 (6.87%) HTML5
14 7 (5.34%) Spring
15 6 (4.58%) Hibernate
16 5 (3.82%) Java EE
16 5 (3.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.05%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.53%) CMDB
4 2 (1.53%) iPhone
4 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.76%) W3C
5 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.76%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.43%) Windows
2 8 (6.11%) Linux
3 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.72%) CRM
2 31 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.08%) SDLC
3 25 (19.08%) MVC
4 24 (18.32%) Web Development
5 14 (10.69%) OO
6 13 (9.92%) TDD
7 12 (9.16%) Test Scripting
8 9 (6.87%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.11%) Scrum
9 8 (6.11%) ITIL
10 7 (5.34%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.34%) OOP
11 6 (4.58%) BDD
12 5 (3.82%) Change Management
12 5 (3.82%) Software Testing
12 5 (3.82%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (3.05%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 82 (62.60%) C#
2 79 (60.31%) SQL
3 63 (48.09%) JavaScript
4 29 (22.14%) T-SQL
5 23 (17.56%) Java
6 12 (9.16%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.40%) PHP
8 10 (7.63%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.05%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.05%) PHP5
9 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.05%) VB
9 4 (3.05%) Python
10 3 (2.29%) Perl
10 3 (2.29%) COBOL
11 2 (1.53%) XAML
11 2 (1.53%) C++
12 1 (0.76%) Fortran
12 1 (0.76%) C
12 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (33.59%) Degree
2 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.34%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.58%) MCP
5 5 (3.82%) ISEB
5 5 (3.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PhD
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) SLA
2 6 (4.58%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.79%) Oracle
3 5 (3.82%) Zend
4 3 (2.29%) IBM
4 3 (2.29%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) SAP
5 1 (0.76%) VMware
5 1 (0.76%) Citrix
5 1 (0.76%) HP
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 to £34,000
Posted: 20 days ago