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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 31 43 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs citing XML 85 44 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.42% 4.37% 12.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.45% 11.86% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 74 35 132
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £54,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
487 371 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.75% 36.84% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 415 330 461
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +18 78 £32,500 -7.14% 13
North Wales -9 6 £32,500 -13.33%
West Wales +10 1 £36,000 +56.52%
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 132 (73.33%) SQL
2 87 (48.33%) Finance
3 76 (42.22%) PL/SQL
4 75 (41.67%) Oracle
5 67 (37.22%) Oracle 11i
5 67 (37.22%) Oracle EBS
5 67 (37.22%) Oracle Applications
5 67 (37.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 66 (36.67%) Manufacturing
7 63 (35.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 61 (33.89%) HTML
9 60 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
9 60 (33.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 58 (32.22%) JavaScript
11 47 (26.11%) .NET
11 47 (26.11%) CSS
12 44 (24.44%) Oracle General Ledger
12 44 (24.44%) Oracle Payables
12 44 (24.44%) Oracle Receivables
13 39 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (21.67%) C#
14 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
14 38 (21.11%) Oracle Assets
15 37 (20.56%) Web Services
16 35 (19.44%) MVC
17 33 (18.33%) jQuery
18 29 (16.11%) Java
19 28 (15.56%) Microsoft
20 27 (15.00%) HTML5
20 27 (15.00%) Ajax

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (5.00%) Apache
2 6 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.67%) Node.js
5 2 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.11%) IIS
5 2 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 16 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 67 (37.22%) Oracle 11i
1 67 (37.22%) Oracle EBS
1 67 (37.22%) Oracle Applications
2 60 (33.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 60 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 44 (24.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 44 (24.44%) Oracle Payables
3 44 (24.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 38 (21.11%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.22%) INSURE/90
6 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.11%) PaaS
2 9 (5.00%) SaaS
3 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.89%) HTTP
2 8 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.44%) Internet
3 5 (2.78%) Firewall
3 5 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (2.78%) SSL
4 2 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (37.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 63 (35.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.00%) Big Data
6 8 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (3.89%) MySQL
8 6 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.78%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.67%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.56%) Informix
12 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 18 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.89%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.78%) WiX
4 5 (2.78%) MSI
5 4 (2.22%) Selenium
5 4 (2.22%) NUnit
5 4 (2.22%) Subversion
6 3 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.67%) Moq
6 3 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.11%) JUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Ant
8 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.56%) Maven
8 1 (0.56%) MorphX
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 87 (48.33%) Finance
2 66 (36.67%) Manufacturing
3 18 (10.00%) Banking
4 16 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.56%) Marketing
6 9 (5.00%) Advertising
7 5 (2.78%) Welsh Language
7 5 (2.78%) Retail
8 4 (2.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (48.33%) Analyst
2 78 (43.33%) Developer
3 65 (36.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 24 (13.33%) Junior
5 23 (12.78%) Senior Developer
5 23 (12.78%) Junior Analyst
6 21 (11.67%) Java Developer
7 18 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 16 (8.89%) .NET Developer
9 13 (7.22%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 13 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (7.22%) Analyst Programmer
9 13 (7.22%) Programmer
9 13 (7.22%) Senior Programmer
10 12 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
11 10 (5.56%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.89%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.33%) C# Developer
14 5 (2.78%) Test Engineer
14 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (33.89%) HTML
2 47 (26.11%) .NET
2 47 (26.11%) CSS
3 37 (20.56%) Web Services
4 33 (18.33%) jQuery
5 27 (15.00%) Ajax
5 27 (15.00%) HTML5
6 25 (13.89%) ASP.NET
7 22 (12.22%) SOAP
8 19 (10.56%) REST
9 17 (9.44%) JSON
10 14 (7.78%) Hibernate
10 14 (7.78%) XSLT
11 13 (7.22%) J2EE
11 13 (7.22%) Spring
12 12 (6.67%) .NET Framework
13 11 (6.11%) WCF
13 11 (6.11%) Struts
14 10 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.33%) Open Source
3 5 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.11%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) iPhone
7 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.56%) Windows
1 10 (5.56%) Linux
2 4 (2.22%) UNIX
3 3 (1.67%) Android
4 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.44%) MVC
3 22 (12.22%) OO
4 20 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 17 (9.44%) Web Development
6 16 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 16 (8.89%) Scrum
7 12 (6.67%) OOD
7 12 (6.67%) TDD
8 9 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 9 (5.00%) Mobile Marketing
9 8 (4.44%) Automated Testing
10 7 (3.89%) Web Design
10 7 (3.89%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.89%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.33%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.33%) Migration
11 6 (3.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 132 (73.33%) SQL
2 76 (42.22%) PL/SQL
3 58 (32.22%) JavaScript
4 39 (21.67%) C#
5 29 (16.11%) Java
6 18 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 18 (10.00%) PHP
7 17 (9.44%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.56%) Python
9 7 (3.89%) C
9 7 (3.89%) C++
9 7 (3.89%) Perl
10 5 (2.78%) RPG
10 5 (2.78%) RPG/400
10 5 (2.78%) RPG IV
11 3 (1.67%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.67%) VB
11 3 (1.67%) PHP5
12 2 (1.11%) XAML
13 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (13.33%) Degree
2 6 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.67%) VCP4
4 2 (1.11%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (3.33%) QA
2 5 (2.78%) GAMP
2 5 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 75 (41.67%) Oracle
2 28 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.78%) SAP
4 4 (2.22%) Zend
4 4 (2.22%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.11%) BEA
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) Hyland
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: To £30K + £3K Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Flexible hours, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newport
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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