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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 44 37
Rank change year-on-year -17 -7  
Permanent jobs citing XML 100 157 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.75% 5.49% 5.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.72% 14.92% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 106
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -4.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 1029 1052 1129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.60% 36.80% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 678 548 700
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -4 59 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Edinburgh -32 31 £38,500 -3.75% 4
West Lothian - 5 £36,500 - 1
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £35,000 -
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XML.

1 161 (75.59%) SQL
2 114 (53.52%) Java
3 101 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (39.44%) SOAP
5 83 (38.97%) Finance
6 80 (37.56%) C#
7 75 (35.21%) .NET
8 74 (34.74%) Spring
9 73 (34.27%) SQL Server
10 63 (29.58%) Web Services
11 62 (29.11%) Git (software)
12 60 (28.17%) ASP.NET
13 59 (27.70%) HTML
13 59 (27.70%) JSON
14 58 (27.23%) MVC
14 58 (27.23%) Relational Database
15 54 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (23.47%) JavaScript
17 48 (22.54%) CSS
17 48 (22.54%) OO
17 48 (22.54%) Banking
18 45 (21.13%) Unix
19 44 (20.66%) Oracle
20 38 (17.84%) Hibernate
20 38 (17.84%) Jenkins
21 37 (17.37%) SDLC
21 37 (17.37%) Linux
22 36 (16.90%) Microsoft
23 35 (16.43%) Scrum
23 35 (16.43%) jQuery

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 13 (6.10%) CMS
2 11 (5.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.76%) Apache
4 7 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.82%) JBoss
5 6 (2.82%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.88%) IIS
7 3 (1.41%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.41%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.94%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.94%) Confluence
8 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (12.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Oracle 11i
1 8 (3.76%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (3.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.47%) Line 500
2 1 (0.47%) Sage BI
2 1 (0.47%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.92%) GitHub
2 7 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.35%) iPaaS
3 5 (2.35%) PaaS
4 4 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.88%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.41%) Telnet
2 2 (0.94%) Internet
2 2 (0.94%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) AMQP
3 1 (0.47%) DHCP
3 1 (0.47%) DNS
3 1 (0.47%) LDAP
3 1 (0.47%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (34.27%) SQL Server
2 58 (27.23%) Relational Database
3 30 (14.08%) DB2
4 29 (13.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (13.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (11.27%) RDBMS
7 23 (10.80%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (10.80%) Oracle Database
8 14 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (6.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (4.69%) MongoDB
10 9 (4.23%) MySQL
10 9 (4.23%) NoSQL
10 9 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (3.76%) KDB
11 8 (3.76%) Kdb+
11 8 (3.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (3.76%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (29.11%) Git (software)
2 38 (17.84%) Jenkins
3 34 (15.96%) Maven
4 30 (14.08%) JUnit
5 28 (13.15%) Bitbucket
6 23 (10.80%) Ant
7 17 (7.98%) Gradle
8 16 (7.51%) Subversion
9 13 (6.10%) Hudson
10 11 (5.16%) Visual Studio
11 10 (4.69%) JIRA
12 9 (4.23%) Eclipse
12 9 (4.23%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.76%) JDeveloper
13 8 (3.76%) Oracle APEX
13 8 (3.76%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (3.29%) HttpUnit
14 7 (3.29%) JMeter
15 6 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (2.35%) Selenium
General
1 83 (38.97%) Finance
2 48 (22.54%) Banking
3 14 (6.57%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.82%) Front Office
5 5 (2.35%) Legal
6 3 (1.41%) Prime Brokerage
7 2 (0.94%) Law
7 2 (0.94%) Local Government
7 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 179 (84.04%) Developer
2 71 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 48 (22.54%) C# Developer
4 44 (20.66%) Senior Developer
5 37 (17.37%) SQL Developer
6 29 (13.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (11.27%) .NET Developer
8 23 (10.80%) Software Developer
9 21 (9.86%) Database Developer
9 21 (9.86%) SQL Database Developer
10 20 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (8.45%) Applications Developer
11 18 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (5.16%) Web Developer
14 10 (4.69%) Lead Developer
15 9 (4.23%) Consultant
15 9 (4.23%) Lead Java Developer
15 9 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (39.44%) SOAP
2 75 (35.21%) .NET
3 74 (34.74%) Spring
4 63 (29.58%) Web Services
5 60 (28.17%) ASP.NET
6 59 (27.70%) HTML
6 59 (27.70%) JSON
7 54 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (22.54%) CSS
9 38 (17.84%) Hibernate
10 35 (16.43%) jQuery
11 34 (15.96%) REST
12 27 (12.68%) J2EE
12 27 (12.68%) JMS
13 26 (12.21%) RESTful
14 22 (10.33%) AngularJS
14 22 (10.33%) WCF
15 20 (9.39%) XSLT
16 17 (7.98%) Ajax
17 15 (7.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.21%) Credit Risk
2 24 (11.27%) Hedge funds
3 23 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.57%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.76%) Derivative
7 8 (3.76%) OTC Derivatives
8 7 (3.29%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.29%) User Experience
9 6 (2.82%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.88%) W3C
12 3 (1.41%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.94%) Equities
13 2 (0.94%) Fintech
13 2 (0.94%) Reference Data
14 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.13%) Unix
2 37 (17.37%) Linux
3 15 (7.04%) Windows
4 7 (3.29%) Android
5 6 (2.82%) Solaris
6 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (47.42%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (27.23%) MVC
3 48 (22.54%) OO
4 37 (17.37%) SDLC
5 35 (16.43%) Scrum
6 32 (15.02%) TDD
7 30 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (13.62%) Software Engineering
9 26 (12.21%) Investment Management
10 25 (11.74%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (11.74%) SOA
10 25 (11.74%) Unit Testing
11 23 (10.80%) OOD
11 23 (10.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (9.86%) Multithreading
12 21 (9.86%) Web Development
13 20 (9.39%) Microservices
14 19 (8.92%) Test Automation
15 17 (7.98%) Analytics
15 17 (7.98%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 161 (75.59%) SQL
2 114 (53.52%) Java
3 80 (37.56%) C#
4 50 (23.47%) JavaScript
5 33 (15.49%) VB.NET
6 30 (14.08%) VBA
7 20 (9.39%) PL/SQL
7 20 (9.39%) Shell Script
8 19 (8.92%) T-SQL
8 19 (8.92%) VB
9 17 (7.98%) Python
10 9 (4.23%) PHP
11 8 (3.76%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.82%) C++
12 6 (2.82%) Ruby
13 5 (2.35%) Perl
13 5 (2.35%) XPath
14 4 (1.88%) Scala
15 3 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (14.08%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.94%) ISEB
3 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) MCP
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.86%) Basel III
2 9 (4.23%) MiFID
3 6 (2.82%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (2.82%) EMIR
4 4 (1.88%) QA
4 4 (1.88%) SLA
5 3 (1.41%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.94%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) Docker
2 3 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.47%) HDFS
3 1 (0.47%) KVM
3 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 44 (20.66%) Oracle
2 36 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 34 (15.96%) Perforce
4 15 (7.04%) IBM
5 12 (5.63%) Sybase
6 7 (3.29%) Alterian
6 7 (3.29%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.35%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.35%) Splunk
7 5 (2.35%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.88%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.88%) Twitter
9 3 (1.41%) Reuters
10 2 (0.94%) Nintex
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe
11 1 (0.47%) Facebook
11 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.47%) Sage
11 1 (0.47%) Talend
11 1 (0.47%) Telerik
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