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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 91 177 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.06% 12.81% 9.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.25% 28.14% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 75 175 101
Average salary £32,500 £36,391 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.69% +11.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
409 629 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.73% 45.51% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 356 599 441
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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 24 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 24 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 -4 87 £32,500 -13.48% 13
West Wales -5 2 £36,000 +44.00%
North Wales -12 1 - - 1
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 125 (68.31%) SQL
2 114 (62.30%) HTML
3 100 (54.64%) JavaScript
4 88 (48.09%) .NET
5 79 (43.17%) Web Services
6 76 (41.53%) CSS
7 75 (40.98%) SQL Server
8 72 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (37.70%) Microsoft
10 67 (36.61%) C#
11 63 (34.43%) MVC
12 61 (33.33%) OO
13 53 (28.96%) Finance
14 51 (27.87%) Java
14 51 (27.87%) ASP.NET
15 46 (25.14%) jQuery
16 45 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 42 (22.95%) SOAP
18 41 (22.40%) Scrum
18 41 (22.40%) .NET Framework
19 40 (21.86%) Web Development
20 39 (21.31%) Oracle
21 38 (20.77%) Degree
22 37 (20.22%) HTML5
23 36 (19.67%) WCF
24 32 (17.49%) TDD
25 31 (16.94%) MS Excel
26 30 (16.39%) OOD
27 29 (15.85%) T-SQL
27 29 (15.85%) VB.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 10 (5.46%) Apache
2 8 (4.37%) IIS
3 7 (3.83%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.28%) Confluence
4 6 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.28%) FileNet
5 5 (2.73%) LiveCycle
5 5 (2.73%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.19%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.09%) CMS
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.55%) uiautomator
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.55%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (9.84%) Oracle 11i
1 18 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (9.84%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (8.74%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 16 (8.74%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (8.20%) Oracle General Ledger
3 15 (8.20%) Oracle Payables
3 15 (8.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (7.10%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.29%) PaaS
2 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.10%) IaaS
4 4 (2.19%) Trello
4 4 (2.19%) Basecamp
5 3 (1.64%) SaaS
6 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) HTTP
2 5 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.19%) Intranet
3 4 (2.19%) Internet
4 2 (1.09%) VoIP
5 1 (0.55%) LDAP
5 1 (0.55%) SSL
5 1 (0.55%) Firewall
5 1 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (40.98%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 17 (9.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 16 (8.74%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (8.74%) Relational Database
6 14 (7.65%) MySQL
7 12 (6.56%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.92%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.28%) Big Data
9 6 (3.28%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.73%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.55%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 26 (14.21%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.29%) MSTest
3 16 (8.74%) Moq
3 16 (8.74%) NUnit
4 12 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.46%) Maven
6 9 (4.92%) JIRA
6 9 (4.92%) Subversion
7 8 (4.37%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.37%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.83%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (3.83%) PowerBuilder
9 6 (3.28%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.28%) Hudson
10 5 (2.73%) JMeter
11 4 (2.19%) Selenium
12 3 (1.64%) ClearQuest
12 3 (1.64%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.64%) JUnit
12 3 (1.64%) Cucumber
General
1 53 (28.96%) Finance
2 20 (10.93%) Manufacturing
3 16 (8.74%) Banking
4 14 (7.65%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.83%) Billing
6 6 (3.28%) Marketing
6 6 (3.28%) Advertising
7 4 (2.19%) Retail
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 122 (66.67%) Developer
2 44 (24.04%) .NET Developer
3 42 (22.95%) Analyst
4 25 (13.66%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (12.02%) Java Developer
6 19 (10.38%) Software Developer
7 18 (9.84%) Senior Developer
8 17 (9.29%) Oracle Analyst
9 12 (6.56%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.56%) Programmer
10 11 (6.01%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.46%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
12 9 (4.92%) Junior
12 9 (4.92%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.92%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 9 (4.92%) Senior Programmer
12 9 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (4.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (62.30%) HTML
2 88 (48.09%) .NET
3 79 (43.17%) Web Services
4 76 (41.53%) CSS
5 51 (27.87%) ASP.NET
6 46 (25.14%) jQuery
7 45 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 42 (22.95%) SOAP
9 41 (22.40%) .NET Framework
10 37 (20.22%) HTML5
11 36 (19.67%) WCF
12 27 (14.75%) WinForms
13 26 (14.21%) J2EE
14 25 (13.66%) Spring
15 24 (13.11%) JSON
15 24 (13.11%) Hibernate
16 20 (10.93%) Ajax
16 20 (10.93%) REST
17 19 (10.38%) XSLT
18 16 (8.74%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.02%) Open Source
2 12 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.28%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.64%) GIS
6 3 (1.64%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.09%) Statistics
7 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.29%) Windows
2 13 (7.10%) UNIX
3 9 (4.92%) Linux
4 7 (3.83%) Android
4 7 (3.83%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (34.43%) MVC
3 61 (33.33%) OO
4 41 (22.40%) Scrum
5 40 (21.86%) Web Development
6 32 (17.49%) TDD
7 30 (16.39%) OOD
8 29 (15.85%) Unit Testing
9 17 (9.29%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (6.56%) Product Management
12 12 (6.56%) UML
13 10 (5.46%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.46%) SOA
13 10 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.46%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.92%) DevOps
14 9 (4.92%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (68.31%) SQL
2 100 (54.64%) JavaScript
3 67 (36.61%) C#
4 51 (27.87%) Java
5 29 (15.85%) VB.NET
5 29 (15.85%) T-SQL
6 25 (13.66%) PHP
7 24 (13.11%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.46%) C++
9 8 (4.37%) Python
9 8 (4.37%) VB
10 6 (3.28%) Groovy
10 6 (3.28%) Scala
10 6 (3.28%) Clojure
11 5 (2.73%) Perl
12 4 (2.19%) PHP5
13 3 (1.64%) C
14 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.09%) VB6
15 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (20.77%) Degree
2 6 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.55%) ISEB
3 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.64%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 39 (21.31%) Oracle
3 14 (7.65%) SAP
4 11 (6.01%) IBM
5 6 (3.28%) Twitter
6 5 (2.73%) Adobe
6 5 (2.73%) Zend
7 4 (2.19%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.09%) HP
9 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
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