The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 13 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.78% 1.79% 8.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 2.78% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £48,000 £32,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.69% -32.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 61.11% 64.29% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 6
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

XML
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the West Lothian region.

XML Salary Trend in West Lothian

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SSDT
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) PLINQ
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle