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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 34 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 84 88 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.99% 6.81% 8.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.03% 20.71% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 98
Average salary £36,434 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +3.06%
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
524 425 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.38% 32.87% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 449 385 494
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,150
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -8 78 £37,500 +15.38% 9
West Wales +6 1 £25,000 -30.55% 1
North Wales - 1 £35,000 - 1
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (60.74%) C#
2 76 (56.30%) HTML
2 76 (56.30%) SQL
3 73 (54.07%) .NET
4 59 (43.70%) JavaScript
5 51 (37.78%) SQL Server
5 51 (37.78%) ASP.NET
6 49 (36.30%) Degree
7 44 (32.59%) Microsoft
8 38 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (26.67%) CSS
10 35 (25.93%) Windows
11 34 (25.19%) CRM
12 33 (24.44%) Java
13 29 (21.48%) JSON
14 28 (20.74%) SOAP
14 28 (20.74%) Web Services
14 28 (20.74%) MS Excel
15 27 (20.00%) T-SQL
16 25 (18.52%) Finance
17 24 (17.78%) jQuery
17 24 (17.78%) Ajax
18 23 (17.04%) SDLC
19 22 (16.30%) Web Development
19 22 (16.30%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (16.30%) MVC
19 22 (16.30%) Oracle
20 21 (15.56%) AngularJS
21 18 (13.33%) REST
22 16 (11.85%) MS Office

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (5.19%) IIS
2 6 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.22%) CMS
5 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.48%) JBoss
5 2 (1.48%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.48%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.74%) Node.js
6 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 28 (20.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.85%) MS Office
3 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) HTTP
2 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (6.67%) MySQL
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) SSDT
8 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.74%) DTS
Development Applications
1 22 (16.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.15%) Eclipse
2 11 (8.15%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.93%) JMeter
3 8 (5.93%) SoapUI
4 7 (5.19%) Selenium
4 7 (5.19%) ClearQuest
5 6 (4.44%) Maven
5 6 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.70%) Hudson
6 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.70%) NetBeans
7 4 (2.96%) MSTest
7 4 (2.96%) NUnit
8 3 (2.22%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.22%) StyleCop
9 2 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.48%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.48%) Subversion
9 2 (1.48%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Banking
3 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.41%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.70%) Advertising
5 5 (3.70%) Back Office
6 3 (2.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.48%) Games
7 2 (1.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (70.37%) Developer
2 43 (31.85%) .NET Developer
3 34 (25.19%) C# Developer
4 28 (20.74%) Analyst
5 27 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 12 (8.89%) Java Developer
8 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.93%) CRM Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.44%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.70%) QA Analyst
12 5 (3.70%) Programmer
13 4 (2.96%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.96%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (56.30%) HTML
2 73 (54.07%) .NET
3 51 (37.78%) ASP.NET
4 36 (26.67%) CSS
5 29 (21.48%) JSON
6 28 (20.74%) SOAP
6 28 (20.74%) Web Services
7 24 (17.78%) jQuery
7 24 (17.78%) Ajax
8 21 (15.56%) AngularJS
9 18 (13.33%) REST
10 15 (11.11%) XSLT
11 14 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (10.37%) WCF
12 10 (7.41%) .NET Framework
13 9 (6.67%) Java EE
14 7 (5.19%) Spring
14 7 (5.19%) Hibernate
15 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (3.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.96%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.48%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.48%) iPhone
4 2 (1.48%) CMDB
4 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.74%) Blog
5 1 (0.74%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.74%) DTV
5 1 (0.74%) W3C
5 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.93%) Windows
2 9 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.48%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.74%) UNIX
5 1 (0.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.74%) HPUX
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.19%) CRM
3 23 (17.04%) SDLC
4 22 (16.30%) Web Development
4 22 (16.30%) MVC
5 16 (11.85%) TDD
6 13 (9.63%) OO
7 12 (8.89%) Scrum
8 11 (8.15%) Test Scripting
9 10 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.67%) BDD
10 9 (6.67%) ITIL
11 7 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.44%) OOP
12 6 (4.44%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (3.70%) Software Testing
13 5 (3.70%) Change Management
14 4 (2.96%) ETL
14 4 (2.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (60.74%) C#
2 76 (56.30%) SQL
3 59 (43.70%) JavaScript
4 33 (24.44%) Java
5 27 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.44%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.70%) Python
9 4 (2.96%) VB
9 4 (2.96%) PHP
10 3 (2.22%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.22%) C++
10 3 (2.22%) COBOL
11 2 (1.48%) Fortran
11 2 (1.48%) C
11 2 (1.48%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.48%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.48%) PHP5
12 1 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (36.30%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.93%) ISEB
3 8 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.44%) MCP
6 2 (1.48%) PhD
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) QA
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (32.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.30%) Oracle
3 4 (2.96%) IBM
4 2 (1.48%) SAP
4 2 (1.48%) Adobe
4 2 (1.48%) Zend
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) HP
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago