The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 27 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing XML 85 127 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.92% 10.21% 7.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.81% 22.01% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 69 119 77
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
452 577 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.81% 46.38% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 404 530 372
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -15 59 £38,783 +12.41% 11
West Wales +4 16 £25,000 - 5
North Wales +4 5 £37,500 +18.11% 1
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 96 (51.89%) SQL
2 88 (47.57%) HTML
3 81 (43.78%) JavaScript
4 76 (41.08%) Java
5 74 (40.00%) .NET
6 71 (38.38%) SQL Server
6 71 (38.38%) Web Services
7 64 (34.59%) C#
8 63 (34.05%) Microsoft
9 53 (28.65%) Unit Testing
10 48 (25.95%) ASP.NET
10 48 (25.95%) CSS
11 44 (23.78%) Degree
12 42 (22.70%) Banking
13 39 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (20.00%) MVC
14 37 (20.00%) Ajax
14 37 (20.00%) XSLT
15 36 (19.46%) OO
15 36 (19.46%) MS Excel
16 35 (18.92%) WCF
16 35 (18.92%) Telecoms
17 33 (17.84%) J2EE
18 31 (16.76%) Scrum
18 31 (16.76%) VB.NET
18 31 (16.76%) SOAP
19 28 (15.14%) Oracle
19 28 (15.14%) Hibernate
20 27 (14.59%) Software Engineering
21 25 (13.51%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.41%) Confluence
3 9 (4.86%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.86%) IIS
4 8 (4.32%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.78%) LiveCycle
5 7 (3.78%) FileNet
6 6 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.24%) Documentum
7 3 (1.62%) Mule
7 3 (1.62%) Apache
8 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.08%) SAS
8 2 (1.08%) Captiva
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (19.46%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.95%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.62%) PaaS
2 3 (1.62%) IaaS
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) Firewall
2 7 (3.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.78%) Internet
3 6 (3.24%) SAN
4 3 (1.62%) DVB
4 3 (1.62%) SSL
4 3 (1.62%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.08%) FTP
5 2 (1.08%) HTTP
5 2 (1.08%) VoIP
5 2 (1.08%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.08%) DNS
6 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.54%) MPLS
6 1 (0.54%) WAN
6 1 (0.54%) SMTP
6 1 (0.54%) DHCP
6 1 (0.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (38.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.27%) Relational Database
3 17 (9.19%) RDBMS
4 12 (6.49%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.95%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (4.86%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (4.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.08%) MySQL
11 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (10.81%) Subversion
2 19 (10.27%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.19%) Hudson
3 17 (9.19%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.19%) Maven
4 16 (8.65%) JIRA
5 14 (7.57%) JUnit
6 12 (6.49%) Mercurial
7 9 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.86%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (4.32%) Ant
8 8 (4.32%) Eclipse
8 8 (4.32%) Selenium
9 7 (3.78%) Git (software)
9 7 (3.78%) JBehave
9 7 (3.78%) WebDriver
9 7 (3.78%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.16%) Bugzilla
10 4 (2.16%) MSTest
11 3 (1.62%) Moq
General
1 42 (22.70%) Banking
2 35 (18.92%) Telecoms
3 23 (12.43%) Finance
4 12 (6.49%) Billing
5 10 (5.41%) Advertising
6 6 (3.24%) Retail
7 3 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (49.73%) Developer
2 69 (37.30%) Analyst
3 42 (22.70%) .NET Developer
4 32 (17.30%) Senior Analyst
5 26 (14.05%) Programmer
6 22 (11.89%) Java Developer
7 21 (11.35%) Test Analyst
8 19 (10.27%) Analyst Programmer
9 18 (9.73%) Senior Developer
9 18 (9.73%) C# Developer
10 17 (9.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (7.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.57%) Senior Programmer
11 14 (7.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 14 (7.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (7.03%) Software Engineer
13 11 (5.95%) Applications Developer
13 11 (5.95%) Consultant
13 11 (5.95%) Software Developer
14 8 (4.32%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (47.57%) HTML
2 74 (40.00%) .NET
3 71 (38.38%) Web Services
4 48 (25.95%) ASP.NET
4 48 (25.95%) CSS
5 37 (20.00%) Ajax
5 37 (20.00%) XSLT
6 35 (18.92%) WCF
7 33 (17.84%) J2EE
8 31 (16.76%) SOAP
9 28 (15.14%) Hibernate
10 25 (13.51%) Spring
10 25 (13.51%) .NET Framework
11 23 (12.43%) JSP
11 23 (12.43%) jQuery
12 21 (11.35%) WinForms
13 20 (10.81%) Silverlight
13 20 (10.81%) LINQ
14 17 (9.19%) WPF
14 17 (9.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.19%) Open Source
2 9 (4.86%) GIS
2 9 (4.86%) Blackberry
3 8 (4.32%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.78%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (3.24%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.24%) Clustering
6 4 (2.16%) DTV
6 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.16%) RIA
6 4 (2.16%) iSeries
7 3 (1.62%) STB
7 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.08%) Life Science
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.51%) Windows
2 20 (10.81%) Android
3 15 (8.11%) UNIX
4 14 (7.57%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.95%) Linux
6 7 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.78%) AIX
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.65%) Unit Testing
2 39 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (20.00%) MVC
4 36 (19.46%) OO
5 31 (16.76%) Scrum
6 27 (14.59%) Software Engineering
7 18 (9.73%) SOA
7 18 (9.73%) ETL
7 18 (9.73%) Migration
7 18 (9.73%) TDD
7 18 (9.73%) Data Migration
8 16 (8.65%) OOD
8 16 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (8.11%) Android Development
9 15 (8.11%) RUP
9 15 (8.11%) DSDM
9 15 (8.11%) UML
10 14 (7.57%) Release Management
11 12 (6.49%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (5.95%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (51.89%) SQL
2 81 (43.78%) JavaScript
3 76 (41.08%) Java
4 64 (34.59%) C#
5 31 (16.76%) VB.NET
6 21 (11.35%) VB
7 19 (10.27%) RPG
8 18 (9.73%) Groovy
8 18 (9.73%) RPG/400
8 18 (9.73%) RPG IV
9 15 (8.11%) VB6
10 11 (5.95%) Scala
10 11 (5.95%) Clojure
10 11 (5.95%) XPath
10 11 (5.95%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.95%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.86%) XAML
12 7 (3.78%) XQuery
12 7 (3.78%) Perl
12 7 (3.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (23.78%) Degree
2 10 (5.41%) ISEB
3 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.24%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.62%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.62%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (34.05%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.14%) Oracle
3 15 (8.11%) IBM
4 12 (6.49%) Guidewire
5 11 (5.95%) Twitter
6 7 (3.78%) Adobe
6 7 (3.78%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.24%) Business Objects
7 6 (3.24%) Sybase
8 5 (2.70%) JBoss
9 4 (2.16%) Cisco
10 3 (1.62%) VMware
10 3 (1.62%) HP
11 2 (1.08%) BEA
12 1 (0.54%) Sencha
12 1 (0.54%) Zend
12 1 (0.54%) Intel
12 1 (0.54%) Nortel
12 1 (0.54%) SAP
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Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 34,000 - 36,000
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £22000 to £29000 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: Upto 25,000 + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
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