Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 45 42
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 22 70 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.74% 5.17% 5.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.19% 13.33% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 67 65
Cardiff median annual salary £33,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.71% +14.51%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,000 £29,050
90th Percentile £52,750 £50,350 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £33,173 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.58% -11.54% +15.38%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 306 525 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 38.15% 38.77% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 281 489 505
Cardiff median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) HTML5
5 9 (40.91%) CSS3
6 8 (36.36%) JSON
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) PHP
7 7 (31.82%) C#
8 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) Ajax
8 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) OOP
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) Apache
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) MySQL
10 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 4 (18.18%) Web Design
10 4 (18.18%) QA
10 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design

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 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) WordPress
4 1 (4.55%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) HPCC
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) ClearQuest
2 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) GitLab
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.55%) TestNG
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum Master
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) CSS3
3 9 (40.91%) HTML5
4 8 (36.36%) JSON
5 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) Ajax
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 5 (22.73%) SOAP
8 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 4 (18.18%) WCF
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (13.64%) Node.js
9 3 (13.64%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 2 (9.09%) Mustache
10 2 (9.09%) REST
10 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Web Design
5 3 (13.64%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.09%) Health Informatics
6 2 (9.09%) Informatics
6 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
6 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Twitter