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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 76 150 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.94% 11.15% 8.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.23% 25.51% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 59 144 91
Average salary £32,500 £35,783 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.17% +15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
417 588 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.60% 43.72% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 363 552 389
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 73 £32,500 -13.33% 15
West Wales 0 2 £36,000 +44.00%
North Wales -14 1 - -
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 110 (66.67%) HTML
2 108 (65.45%) SQL
3 96 (58.18%) JavaScript
4 80 (48.48%) .NET
4 80 (48.48%) Web Services
5 73 (44.24%) CSS
5 73 (44.24%) SQL Server
5 73 (44.24%) Microsoft
6 65 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (38.79%) MVC
8 62 (37.58%) C#
9 61 (36.97%) OO
10 53 (32.12%) Java
11 46 (27.88%) ASP.NET
11 46 (27.88%) .NET Framework
12 45 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 43 (26.06%) Scrum
14 41 (24.85%) Finance
14 41 (24.85%) jQuery
15 40 (24.24%) SOAP
16 39 (23.64%) WCF
16 39 (23.64%) TDD
17 38 (23.03%) Web Development
18 35 (21.21%) Degree
19 34 (20.61%) Oracle
19 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
20 33 (20.00%) HTML5
21 32 (19.39%) Unit Testing
22 31 (18.79%) WinForms
23 29 (17.58%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 11 (6.67%) Confluence
2 10 (6.06%) IIS
2 10 (6.06%) FileNet
3 9 (5.45%) Apache
3 9 (5.45%) LiveCycle
4 8 (4.85%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.42%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.21%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.61%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.61%) uiautomator
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle Receivables
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.48%) PaaS
2 14 (8.48%) IaaS
3 4 (2.42%) Trello
3 4 (2.42%) Basecamp
3 4 (2.42%) SaaS
4 2 (1.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.03%) HTTP
2 4 (2.42%) Intranet
3 3 (1.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.21%) SSL
4 2 (1.21%) VoIP
5 1 (0.61%) LDAP
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (44.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (9.70%) NoSQL
3 16 (9.70%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
5 14 (8.48%) MongoDB
6 11 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.67%) MySQL
7 8 (4.85%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (4.24%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.21%) Big Data
12 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.61%) SSDT
13 1 (0.61%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.91%) MSTest
3 17 (10.30%) Moq
3 17 (10.30%) NUnit
4 16 (9.70%) Maven
5 15 (9.09%) Subversion
6 14 (8.48%) JIRA
6 14 (8.48%) Jenkins
7 12 (7.27%) Hudson
8 11 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (4.85%) PowerBuilder
10 6 (3.64%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.64%) Mercurial
11 5 (3.03%) Selenium
11 5 (3.03%) JMeter
12 4 (2.42%) JUnit
12 4 (2.42%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.82%) JBehave
13 3 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (24.85%) Finance
2 12 (7.27%) Banking
2 12 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.24%) Billing
5 3 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (1.21%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 124 (75.15%) Developer
2 45 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 33 (20.00%) Analyst
4 27 (16.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (14.55%) Java Developer
6 17 (10.30%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.70%) Senior Developer
8 15 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 14 (8.48%) Web Developer
9 14 (8.48%) Programmer
10 13 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (6.06%) Software Engineer
13 9 (5.45%) PHP Developer
14 8 (4.85%) Senior Programmer
14 8 (4.85%) Business Analyst
14 8 (4.85%) Systems Developer
14 8 (4.85%) Senior Analyst Programmer
14 8 (4.85%) Analyst Programmer
14 8 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (66.67%) HTML
2 80 (48.48%) .NET
2 80 (48.48%) Web Services
3 73 (44.24%) CSS
4 46 (27.88%) ASP.NET
4 46 (27.88%) .NET Framework
5 45 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 41 (24.85%) jQuery
7 40 (24.24%) SOAP
8 39 (23.64%) WCF
9 33 (20.00%) HTML5
10 31 (18.79%) WinForms
11 29 (17.58%) Spring
11 29 (17.58%) J2EE
12 27 (16.36%) Hibernate
13 25 (15.15%) JSON
14 24 (14.55%) XSLT
15 18 (10.91%) REST
16 17 (10.30%) LINQ
16 17 (10.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.76%) Open Source
2 10 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.24%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.24%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.64%) GIS
4 6 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.42%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.33%) Windows
2 13 (7.88%) UNIX
3 9 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 9 (5.45%) Android
4 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.64%) Linux
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (38.79%) MVC
3 61 (36.97%) OO
4 43 (26.06%) Scrum
5 39 (23.64%) TDD
6 38 (23.03%) Web Development
7 32 (19.39%) Unit Testing
8 28 (16.97%) OOD
9 18 (10.91%) Software Engineering
9 18 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (9.70%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.48%) DevOps
11 14 (8.48%) Release Management
11 14 (8.48%) SOA
11 14 (8.48%) Configuration Management
11 14 (8.48%) RUP
11 14 (8.48%) DSDM
11 14 (8.48%) UML
12 13 (7.88%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 108 (65.45%) SQL
2 96 (58.18%) JavaScript
3 62 (37.58%) C#
4 53 (32.12%) Java
5 26 (15.76%) T-SQL
6 24 (14.55%) VB.NET
7 23 (13.94%) PHP
8 12 (7.27%) Groovy
9 11 (6.67%) Scala
9 11 (6.67%) Clojure
9 11 (6.67%) C++
10 8 (4.85%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.24%) VB
12 4 (2.42%) Python
12 4 (2.42%) PHP5
13 3 (1.82%) VB6
13 3 (1.82%) Perl
14 2 (1.21%) XPath
15 1 (0.61%) X++
15 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (44.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.61%) Oracle
3 15 (9.09%) IBM
4 12 (7.27%) SAP
5 11 (6.67%) Twitter
6 9 (5.45%) Adobe
7 4 (2.42%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.42%) Zend
8 2 (1.21%) HP
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