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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 16 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 117 131 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.11% 10.31% 12.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.60% 22.39% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 105 127 123
Average salary £32,500 £35,065 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £44,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
457 585 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.59% 46.03% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 552 453
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
(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 +9 108 £32,500 -7.31% 10
North Wales -2 5 £35,250 +17.50% 3
West Wales +5 3 £27,500 +34.14%
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 146 (74.87%) SQL
2 88 (45.13%) HTML
3 83 (42.56%) Finance
4 78 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 68 (34.87%) .NET
6 65 (33.33%) Oracle
7 62 (31.79%) PL/SQL
8 60 (30.77%) CSS
9 56 (28.72%) Manufacturing
10 55 (28.21%) Oracle 11i
10 55 (28.21%) Oracle EBS
10 55 (28.21%) Oracle Applications
10 55 (28.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 53 (27.18%) SQL Server
11 53 (27.18%) Web Services
11 53 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (26.15%) Oracle Discoverer
12 51 (26.15%) MVC
13 49 (25.13%) C#
14 48 (24.62%) Oracle Financials
14 48 (24.62%) Microsoft
14 48 (24.62%) Oracle Manufacturing
15 44 (22.56%) Java
16 42 (21.54%) OO
17 41 (21.03%) jQuery
18 38 (19.49%) ASP.NET
19 35 (17.95%) Oracle General Ledger
19 35 (17.95%) Oracle Payables
19 35 (17.95%) Oracle Receivables
20 33 (16.92%) HTML5

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (4.10%) Apache
2 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.05%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.54%) Node.js
4 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.03%) CMS
4 2 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.51%) Confluence
5 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 24 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 55 (28.21%) Oracle 11i
1 55 (28.21%) Oracle EBS
1 55 (28.21%) Oracle Applications
2 48 (24.62%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 48 (24.62%) Oracle Financials
3 35 (17.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 35 (17.95%) Oracle Payables
3 35 (17.95%) Oracle Receivables
4 29 (14.87%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.05%) INSURE/90
6 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.69%) PaaS
2 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.59%) SaaS
3 7 (3.59%) IaaS
4 4 (2.05%) Trello
4 4 (2.05%) Basecamp
5 2 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.15%) HTTP
2 9 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.10%) Internet
4 4 (2.05%) Intranet
5 3 (1.54%) Firewall
5 3 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (1.54%) SSL
6 2 (1.03%) VoIP
7 1 (0.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (28.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 53 (27.18%) SQL Server
3 51 (26.15%) Oracle Discoverer
4 14 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.64%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (5.64%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.64%) MySQL
6 9 (4.62%) Big Data
7 8 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (3.59%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.59%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.05%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.51%) SSDT
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 23 (11.79%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.67%) NUnit
2 13 (6.67%) MSTest
2 13 (6.67%) Moq
3 11 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.59%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.56%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.54%) Subversion
6 3 (1.54%) MSI
6 3 (1.54%) JIRA
6 3 (1.54%) WiX
7 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.03%) Selenium
7 2 (1.03%) JMeter
7 2 (1.03%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.03%) Maven
7 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.51%) JUnit
8 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
General
1 83 (42.56%) Finance
2 56 (28.72%) Manufacturing
3 20 (10.26%) Banking
4 18 (9.23%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.13%) Marketing
5 10 (5.13%) Advertising
6 5 (2.56%) Retail
6 5 (2.56%) Billing
7 3 (1.54%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 104 (53.33%) Developer
2 75 (38.46%) Analyst
3 53 (27.18%) Oracle Analyst
4 31 (15.90%) .NET Developer
5 27 (13.85%) Senior Developer
6 22 (11.28%) Junior
6 22 (11.28%) Java Developer
7 20 (10.26%) Junior Analyst
8 19 (9.74%) Software Developer
9 16 (8.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (7.18%) Software Engineer
10 14 (7.18%) Analyst Programmer
10 14 (7.18%) Programmer
10 14 (7.18%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (7.18%) Senior Programmer
10 14 (7.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 12 (6.15%) Developer Analyst
12 8 (4.10%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.08%) Test Engineer
13 6 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (45.13%) HTML
2 68 (34.87%) .NET
3 60 (30.77%) CSS
4 53 (27.18%) Web Services
5 41 (21.03%) jQuery
6 38 (19.49%) ASP.NET
7 33 (16.92%) HTML5
8 30 (15.38%) SOAP
9 27 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 26 (13.33%) .NET Framework
11 25 (12.82%) WCF
12 22 (11.28%) Ajax
13 19 (9.74%) WinForms
13 19 (9.74%) JSON
13 19 (9.74%) REST
14 17 (8.72%) J2EE
14 17 (8.72%) XSLT
15 16 (8.21%) Hibernate
15 16 (8.21%) Spring
16 11 (5.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.69%) Open Source
2 12 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.03%) Statistics
5 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.15%) Linux
2 11 (5.64%) UNIX
2 11 (5.64%) Windows
3 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.51%) SUSE
4 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.15%) MVC
3 42 (21.54%) OO
4 27 (13.85%) Unit Testing
5 26 (13.33%) Web Development
6 25 (12.82%) Scrum
7 23 (11.79%) TDD
8 22 (11.28%) OOD
9 19 (9.74%) Software Engineering
10 14 (7.18%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.13%) Mobile Marketing
12 10 (5.13%) UML
13 8 (4.10%) Product Management
14 7 (3.59%) ETL
15 6 (3.08%) Web Design
15 6 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (3.08%) Responsive Web Design
15 6 (3.08%) Integration Testing
16 5 (2.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 146 (74.87%) SQL
2 78 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 62 (31.79%) PL/SQL
4 49 (25.13%) C#
5 44 (22.56%) Java
6 26 (13.33%) PHP
7 22 (11.28%) T-SQL
7 22 (11.28%) VB.NET
8 11 (5.64%) C++
9 10 (5.13%) Python
10 6 (3.08%) C
10 6 (3.08%) Perl
11 5 (2.56%) RPG
11 5 (2.56%) RPG/400
11 5 (2.56%) RPG IV
12 3 (1.54%) PHP5
13 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.03%) VB
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (13.85%) Degree
2 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) ISEB
3 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.54%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) GAMP
2 3 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 65 (33.33%) Oracle
2 48 (24.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.64%) SAP
4 4 (2.05%) IBM
4 4 (2.05%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.54%) Zend
6 1 (0.51%) Twitter
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.51%) Hyland
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flex Hours + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Nightingale EOS Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Freshwater
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago