The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 46 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing XML 19 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.89% 4.06% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.56% 12.96% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 10
Median salary £50,000 £32,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.67% -9.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £31,896
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £40,750 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 180 216 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 36.89% 31.35% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 168 204 164
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Cardiff

XML
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Cardiff.

Salary trend for XML in Cardiff

XML
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Cardiff over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for XML.

1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 23 (54.76%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (50.00%) CSS
5 20 (47.62%) HTML
6 18 (42.86%) C#
6 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 17 (40.48%) Java
7 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
8 16 (38.10%) Oracle
8 16 (38.10%) Finance
9 15 (35.71%) SOAP
10 14 (33.33%) Web Services
10 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 14 (33.33%) jQuery
10 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (30.95%) MVC
12 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
13 11 (26.19%) MySQL
14 10 (23.81%) XSLT
14 10 (23.81%) Spring
15 9 (21.43%) TDD
15 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
15 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (21.43%) Web Development
15 9 (21.43%) SDLC
16 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
16 8 (19.05%) Degree

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.76%) Alfresco
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) Documentum
2 2 (4.76%) Drupal
2 2 (4.76%) FileNet
2 2 (4.76%) Liferay
2 2 (4.76%) LiveCycle
2 2 (4.76%) LiveLink
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.38%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.38%) JCAPS
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Compiere
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQLite
6 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.38%) QlikView
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (19.05%) Maven
3 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.14%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) Ant
6 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.76%) Xcode
7 1 (2.38%) ERwin
7 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Team Leader
5 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum Master
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) CSS
3 20 (47.62%) HTML
4 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 15 (35.71%) SOAP
6 14 (33.33%) jQuery
6 14 (33.33%) Web Services
7 10 (23.81%) Spring
7 10 (23.81%) XSLT
8 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (19.05%) Ajax
9 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
10 7 (16.67%) CSS3
10 7 (16.67%) HTML5
10 7 (16.67%) JSON
11 6 (14.29%) WCF
12 5 (11.90%) Node.js
12 5 (11.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) NHS
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.76%) CentOS
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) MVC
3 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) TDD
4 9 (21.43%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) Coaching
5 6 (14.29%) Health Informatics
5 6 (14.29%) Informatics
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (9.52%) IT Strategy
6 4 (9.52%) Open Source
6 4 (9.52%) Release Management
6 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) SOA
6 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) C#
4 17 (40.48%) Java
5 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.90%) PHP
6 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) ABAP
8 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.38%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.38%) Fortran
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) SOQL
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.76%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.38%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.38%) IEC 62304
2 1 (2.38%) MISRA
2 1 (2.38%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Grafana
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
4 2 (4.76%) FatWire
4 2 (4.76%) Interwoven
4 2 (4.76%) OpenText
4 2 (4.76%) Sencha
4 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 2 (4.76%) Vignette
4 2 (4.76%) WSO2
4 2 (4.76%) Xerox
5 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.38%) Fiorano
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Netezza
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) VMware