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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing XML 81 131 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.22% 9.92% 8.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.66% 23.14% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 65 121 85
Average salary £32,500 £35,783 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.17% +19.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,375 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
434 566 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.33% 42.85% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 383 527 369
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -7 77 £32,500 -13.90% 18
West Wales +2 2 £36,000 +44.00% 4
North Wales -9 1 - -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 117 (64.64%) HTML
2 112 (61.88%) SQL
3 95 (52.49%) JavaScript
3 95 (52.49%) Web Services
4 81 (44.75%) .NET
5 77 (42.54%) SQL Server
5 77 (42.54%) Microsoft
6 72 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (38.67%) CSS
8 65 (35.91%) Java
8 65 (35.91%) OO
9 64 (35.36%) C#
10 62 (34.25%) MVC
11 49 (27.07%) Degree
12 48 (26.52%) Scrum
13 47 (25.97%) .NET Framework
13 47 (25.97%) ASP.NET
14 46 (25.41%) Unit Testing
15 44 (24.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 42 (23.20%) SOAP
16 42 (23.20%) TDD
17 41 (22.65%) WCF
18 38 (20.99%) J2EE
19 37 (20.44%) Web Development
19 37 (20.44%) jQuery
20 36 (19.89%) Hibernate
20 36 (19.89%) Finance
20 36 (19.89%) MS Excel
21 34 (18.78%) Oracle
21 34 (18.78%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (7.18%) Confluence
2 12 (6.63%) FileNet
3 11 (6.08%) LiveCycle
4 10 (5.52%) IIS
5 9 (4.97%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.31%) Apache
6 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.31%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.21%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.10%) SAS
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.10%) CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.55%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 36 (19.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.73%) PaaS
2 14 (7.73%) IaaS
3 4 (2.21%) Trello
3 4 (2.21%) Basecamp
3 4 (2.21%) SaaS
4 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.31%) HTTP
2 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.21%) Internet
3 3 (1.66%) SSL
3 3 (1.66%) Firewall
3 3 (1.66%) Intranet
4 2 (1.10%) SAN
4 2 (1.10%) VoIP
5 1 (0.55%) LDAP
5 1 (0.55%) DVB
5 1 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (42.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.94%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.39%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (8.84%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.73%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (7.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (6.08%) MySQL
8 9 (4.97%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.21%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.66%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.10%) Big Data
13 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.55%) SSDT
14 1 (0.55%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (13.26%) Visual Studio
2 19 (10.50%) Maven
3 18 (9.94%) Subversion
3 18 (9.94%) MSTest
4 17 (9.39%) Moq
4 17 (9.39%) Jenkins
4 17 (9.39%) NUnit
4 17 (9.39%) JIRA
5 15 (8.29%) Hudson
6 12 (6.63%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.42%) Mercurial
8 8 (4.42%) PowerBuilder
9 6 (3.31%) Selenium
9 6 (3.31%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.76%) JMeter
10 5 (2.76%) JUnit
10 5 (2.76%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.21%) JBehave
11 4 (2.21%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (19.89%) Finance
2 24 (13.26%) Banking
2 24 (13.26%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.18%) Billing
4 5 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.66%) Advertising
6 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 126 (69.61%) Developer
2 46 (25.41%) .NET Developer
3 45 (24.86%) Analyst
4 29 (16.02%) Java Developer
5 27 (14.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (12.15%) Programmer
7 18 (9.94%) Software Developer
8 17 (9.39%) Senior Developer
8 17 (9.39%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (8.84%) C# Developer
10 14 (7.73%) Web Developer
10 14 (7.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (7.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (6.63%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (6.63%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 12 (6.63%) Senior Programmer
13 11 (6.08%) Software Engineer
14 9 (4.97%) Business Analyst
15 8 (4.42%) Consultant
15 8 (4.42%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (64.64%) HTML
2 95 (52.49%) Web Services
3 81 (44.75%) .NET
4 70 (38.67%) CSS
5 47 (25.97%) ASP.NET
5 47 (25.97%) .NET Framework
6 44 (24.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 42 (23.20%) SOAP
8 41 (22.65%) WCF
9 38 (20.99%) J2EE
10 37 (20.44%) jQuery
11 36 (19.89%) Hibernate
12 34 (18.78%) Spring
13 32 (17.68%) WinForms
14 30 (16.57%) HTML5
15 29 (16.02%) XSLT
16 22 (12.15%) JSON
17 18 (9.94%) REST
18 17 (9.39%) LINQ
19 16 (8.84%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.57%) Open Source
2 10 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.42%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.87%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.87%) GIS
4 7 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.21%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.10%) Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) STB
8 1 (0.55%) DTV
8 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.36%) Windows
2 16 (8.84%) UNIX
3 10 (5.52%) Android
3 10 (5.52%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.42%) Linux
5 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.10%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (35.91%) OO
3 62 (34.25%) MVC
4 48 (26.52%) Scrum
5 46 (25.41%) Unit Testing
6 42 (23.20%) TDD
7 37 (20.44%) Web Development
8 28 (15.47%) OOD
9 21 (11.60%) Software Engineering
9 21 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (10.50%) Mentoring
12 18 (9.94%) SOA
12 18 (9.94%) RUP
12 18 (9.94%) DSDM
13 17 (9.39%) OOA/OOD
13 17 (9.39%) DevOps
14 16 (8.84%) Configuration Management
14 16 (8.84%) Release Management
15 15 (8.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 112 (61.88%) SQL
2 95 (52.49%) JavaScript
3 65 (35.91%) Java
4 64 (35.36%) C#
5 25 (13.81%) T-SQL
6 23 (12.71%) VB.NET
7 19 (10.50%) PHP
8 15 (8.29%) Groovy
9 13 (7.18%) Scala
9 13 (7.18%) Clojure
10 11 (6.08%) C++
11 7 (3.87%) VB
12 6 (3.31%) Python
12 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.31%) RPG
12 6 (3.31%) RPG/400
12 6 (3.31%) RPG IV
13 5 (2.76%) Perl
14 4 (2.21%) PHP5
15 3 (1.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 49 (27.07%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.10%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) CDISC
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 77 (42.54%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.78%) Oracle
3 19 (10.50%) IBM
4 13 (7.18%) Twitter
5 11 (6.08%) SAP
5 11 (6.08%) Adobe
6 10 (5.52%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.21%) Zend
8 3 (1.66%) HP
9 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.10%) Sybase
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
10 1 (0.55%) VMware
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £22k - 32k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Glamorgan
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £190 - £240 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago