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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 56 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 44 82 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.18% 6.79% 10.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.73% 18.14% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 122
Average salary £35,000 £38,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £53,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
452 452 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.66% 37.42% 45.57%
Number of salaries quoted 381 407 528
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -15 42 £35,000 -9.75% 13
North Wales -12 2 £35,000 -6.66%
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 107 (68.59%) SQL
2 70 (44.87%) Finance
3 63 (40.38%) Oracle
4 60 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 54 (34.62%) Oracle 11i
5 54 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
5 54 (34.62%) Oracle Applications
5 54 (34.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 53 (33.97%) Manufacturing
7 52 (33.33%) HTML
8 51 (32.69%) Oracle Discoverer
9 48 (30.77%) Oracle Manufacturing
9 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 48 (30.77%) Oracle Financials
10 41 (26.28%) CSS
11 40 (25.64%) .NET
12 39 (25.00%) C#
13 35 (22.44%) SQL Server
14 32 (20.51%) Oracle General Ledger
14 32 (20.51%) Oracle Payables
14 32 (20.51%) Oracle Receivables
15 30 (19.23%) Web Services
16 29 (18.59%) jQuery
16 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (17.31%) Java
17 27 (17.31%) Oracle Assets
18 24 (15.38%) MVC
18 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
18 24 (15.38%) Ajax
19 22 (14.10%) Degree

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.92%) Node.js
2 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.28%) IIS
3 2 (1.28%) Apache
3 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.64%) JBoss
4 1 (0.64%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 54 (34.62%) Oracle 11i
1 54 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
1 54 (34.62%) Oracle Applications
2 48 (30.77%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 48 (30.77%) Oracle Financials
3 32 (20.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 32 (20.51%) Oracle Payables
3 32 (20.51%) Oracle Receivables
4 27 (17.31%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (2.56%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.77%) SaaS
1 9 (5.77%) PaaS
2 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.26%) HTTP
2 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.49%) Internet
3 5 (3.21%) Firewall
3 5 (3.21%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (3.21%) SSL
4 1 (0.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (34.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 51 (32.69%) Oracle Discoverer
3 35 (22.44%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.49%) MySQL
5 7 (4.49%) Big Data
6 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.21%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.21%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.64%) SSDT
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.21%) MSI
3 5 (3.21%) Selenium
3 5 (3.21%) WiX
4 4 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.56%) NUnit
4 4 (2.56%) Subversion
5 3 (1.92%) Moq
6 2 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.28%) JUnit
6 2 (1.28%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.28%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.64%) MSTest
7 1 (0.64%) Ant
7 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.64%) Maven
7 1 (0.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 70 (44.87%) Finance
2 53 (33.97%) Manufacturing
3 15 (9.62%) Banking
4 14 (8.97%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.13%) Marketing
6 7 (4.49%) Advertising
7 5 (3.21%) Welsh Language
8 4 (2.56%) Retail
8 4 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (46.79%) Developer
1 73 (46.79%) Analyst
2 52 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 24 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 22 (14.10%) Junior
4 22 (14.10%) Junior Analyst
5 19 (12.18%) Java Developer
6 15 (9.62%) Software Developer
7 13 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 13 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
8 12 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
9 10 (6.41%) C# Developer
9 10 (6.41%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Architect
10 5 (3.21%) Software Architect
10 5 (3.21%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.33%) HTML
2 41 (26.28%) CSS
3 40 (25.64%) .NET
4 30 (19.23%) Web Services
5 29 (18.59%) jQuery
6 24 (15.38%) Ajax
7 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 17 (10.90%) XSLT
8 17 (10.90%) HTML5
9 16 (10.26%) REST
10 15 (9.62%) SOAP
11 12 (7.69%) Hibernate
12 11 (7.05%) Spring
12 11 (7.05%) Struts
12 11 (7.05%) J2EE
13 10 (6.41%) JSON
14 9 (5.77%) .NET Framework
15 8 (5.13%) WCF
16 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 5 (3.21%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.56%) Open Source
4 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.64%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.64%) Statistics
6 1 (0.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.05%) Windows
2 8 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (1.28%) Android
3 2 (1.28%) UNIX
4 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (15.38%) MVC
3 18 (11.54%) OO
4 17 (10.90%) Unit Testing
5 15 (9.62%) Web Development
5 15 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 12 (7.69%) Scrum
7 10 (6.41%) TDD
8 9 (5.77%) Software Testing
9 8 (5.13%) OOD
9 8 (5.13%) ETL
10 7 (4.49%) CRM
10 7 (4.49%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.49%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.49%) Mobile Marketing
11 6 (3.85%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.85%) OOP
11 6 (3.85%) Migration
11 6 (3.85%) Automated Testing
12 5 (3.21%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (68.59%) SQL
2 60 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 39 (25.00%) C#
5 27 (17.31%) Java
6 13 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 13 (8.33%) PHP
7 7 (4.49%) Python
7 7 (4.49%) C
8 6 (3.85%) Perl
9 5 (3.21%) RPG
9 5 (3.21%) C++
9 5 (3.21%) PHP5
9 5 (3.21%) RPG/400
9 5 (3.21%) RPG IV
10 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.28%) XAML
11 2 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (14.10%) Degree
2 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) MCP
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) SLA
2 5 (3.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (3.21%) QA
2 5 (3.21%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 63 (40.38%) Oracle
2 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.85%) Zend
4 4 (2.56%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.92%) IBM
6 2 (1.28%) BEA
6 2 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe
7 1 (0.64%) Citrix
7 1 (0.64%) VMware
7 1 (0.64%) Hyland
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