The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 29 36
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7  
Permanent jobs citing XML 123 205 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.21% 7.04% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.99% 19.38% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 125 92
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1026 1058 1178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.47% 36.32% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 649 647 729
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

XML
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for XML in Scotland

XML
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Scotland

XML
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 77 £29,500 -26.25% 5
Edinburgh -26 32 £42,500 -5.55% 9
West Lothian -6 6 £36,500 -27.00%
Aberdeen - 4 £35,000 -
Lothian - 2 £41,500 -
Dundee 0 1 £40,000 -
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XML.

1 153 (75.00%) SQL
2 109 (53.43%) Java
3 95 (46.57%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (43.14%) Finance
5 75 (36.76%) C#
6 72 (35.29%) SOAP
7 70 (34.31%) .NET
8 66 (32.35%) Spring
9 60 (29.41%) JSON
9 60 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 60 (29.41%) Web Services
10 58 (28.43%) Git (software)
11 53 (25.98%) ASP.NET
11 53 (25.98%) HTML
12 51 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 50 (24.51%) JavaScript
13 50 (24.51%) MVC
14 49 (24.02%) Oracle
14 49 (24.02%) Linux
15 47 (23.04%) CSS
16 46 (22.55%) Scrum
16 46 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (20.10%) Unix
17 41 (20.10%) OO
18 40 (19.61%) Microsoft
19 38 (18.63%) Banking
20 36 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
21 34 (16.67%) TDD
21 34 (16.67%) Jenkins
22 33 (16.18%) Perforce

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (6.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (6.37%) CMS
2 13 (6.37%) JBoss
3 8 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.94%) Apache
5 5 (2.45%) IIS
5 5 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.47%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.98%) Confluence
8 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (7.35%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (7.35%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (6.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (6.37%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.49%) HFM
5 1 (0.49%) Line 500
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.49%) Sage BI
5 1 (0.49%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.90%) GitHub
2 9 (4.41%) SaaS
3 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.45%) iPaaS
4 5 (2.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.47%) Telnet
2 2 (0.98%) HTTP
2 2 (0.98%) Intranet
2 2 (0.98%) Network Security
3 1 (0.49%) DHCP
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) LDAP
3 1 (0.49%) SSL
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 51 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 31 (15.20%) DB2
4 30 (14.71%) Oracle Database
5 28 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (9.31%) RDBMS
9 15 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (6.86%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (6.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 13 (6.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (5.88%) MongoDB
13 10 (4.90%) Hadoop
14 9 (4.41%) Big Data
14 9 (4.41%) MySQL
15 8 (3.92%) Neo4j
15 8 (3.92%) Pentaho
15 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (28.43%) Git (software)
2 34 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 29 (14.22%) Maven
4 28 (13.73%) Bitbucket
5 25 (12.25%) JUnit
6 22 (10.78%) Ant
7 18 (8.82%) Gradle
8 14 (6.86%) Hudson
8 14 (6.86%) Oracle APEX
8 14 (6.86%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (6.37%) JDeveloper
10 11 (5.39%) Subversion
11 10 (4.90%) Visual Studio
12 9 (4.41%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.92%) Eclipse
13 8 (3.92%) Talend Open Studio
14 7 (3.43%) Concordion
14 7 (3.43%) JBehave
14 7 (3.43%) Selenium
14 7 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 88 (43.14%) Finance
2 38 (18.63%) Banking
3 6 (2.94%) Front Office
4 5 (2.45%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.96%) Legal
5 4 (1.96%) Local Government
6 3 (1.47%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.98%) Back Office
7 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 161 (78.92%) Developer
2 57 (27.94%) Java Developer
3 45 (22.06%) C# Developer
4 32 (15.69%) Senior Developer
5 30 (14.71%) SQL Developer
6 26 (12.75%) Applications Developer
6 26 (12.75%) Software Developer
7 22 (10.78%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (10.29%) .NET Developer
8 21 (10.29%) Database Developer
8 21 (10.29%) SQL Database Developer
9 18 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (8.33%) Web Developer
11 12 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 11 (5.39%) Consultant
12 11 (5.39%) Oracle Applications Developer
13 10 (4.90%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (35.29%) SOAP
2 70 (34.31%) .NET
3 66 (32.35%) Spring
4 60 (29.41%) JSON
4 60 (29.41%) Web Services
5 53 (25.98%) ASP.NET
5 53 (25.98%) HTML
6 47 (23.04%) CSS
7 46 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (13.73%) jQuery
9 27 (13.24%) Hibernate
10 26 (12.75%) J2EE
11 25 (12.25%) XSLT
12 24 (11.76%) REST
12 24 (11.76%) RESTful
13 22 (10.78%) Java EE
14 19 (9.31%) JMS
14 19 (9.31%) WCF
15 18 (8.82%) CSS3
15 18 (8.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.76%) Credit Risk
2 21 (10.29%) Hedge funds
3 20 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.39%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (4.41%) Derivative
6 9 (4.41%) OTC Derivatives
7 7 (3.43%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.43%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.94%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.94%) User Experience
9 5 (2.45%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.96%) W3C
11 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.98%) Fintech
12 2 (0.98%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.98%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.98%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.49%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.02%) Linux
2 41 (20.10%) Unix
3 13 (6.37%) Windows
4 8 (3.92%) Android
5 4 (1.96%) Solaris
6 3 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.98%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (46.57%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.51%) MVC
3 46 (22.55%) Scrum
4 41 (20.10%) OO
5 36 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (16.67%) TDD
7 32 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (15.20%) Web Development
9 30 (14.71%) SOA
10 28 (13.73%) Software Engineering
11 27 (13.24%) Investment Management
12 25 (12.25%) SDLC
13 24 (11.76%) Microservices
14 22 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (9.80%) Open Source
16 18 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
16 18 (8.82%) OOD
16 18 (8.82%) Unit Testing
17 17 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
17 17 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 153 (75.00%) SQL
2 109 (53.43%) Java
3 75 (36.76%) C#
4 50 (24.51%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.20%) VB.NET
6 29 (14.22%) Python
7 28 (13.73%) PL/SQL
7 28 (13.73%) VBA
8 22 (10.78%) Shell Script
9 13 (6.37%) VB
10 11 (5.39%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.41%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.43%) PHP
12 7 (3.43%) XPath
13 5 (2.45%) Perl
14 4 (1.96%) Ruby
15 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.47%) C
16 2 (0.98%) C++
17 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (9.31%) Degree
2 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) ISEB
3 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.49%) MCP
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.29%) Basel III
2 11 (5.39%) MiFID
3 6 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (2.94%) EMIR
4 4 (1.96%) QA
4 4 (1.96%) SLA
5 2 (0.98%) COBIT
5 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.98%) ISO20022
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) Docker
2 5 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.98%) NDS
3 2 (0.98%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.49%) HDFS
4 1 (0.49%) KVM
4 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (24.02%) Oracle
2 40 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 33 (16.18%) Perforce
4 11 (5.39%) Sybase
5 8 (3.92%) Talend
6 7 (3.43%) IBM
7 5 (2.45%) Alterian
7 5 (2.45%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.45%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.45%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.96%) Splunk
8 4 (1.96%) Twitter
9 2 (0.98%) Cognos
9 2 (0.98%) NetIQ
9 2 (0.98%) Nintex
10 1 (0.49%) Adobe
10 1 (0.49%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.49%) Sage
10 1 (0.49%) Telerik
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