The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Wales / South Wales
Rank 46 50 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing XML 42 48 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.79% 3.90% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.07% 11.19% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 56
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 348 429 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 39.73% 34.82% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 310 351 355
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

XML
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for XML in South Wales

XML
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in South Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in South Wales

XML
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Cardiff -13 23 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Newport - 10 £30,750 -
Torfaen +14 1 - -
XML
Wales

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for XML.

1 63 (68.48%) SQL
2 57 (61.96%) JavaScript
3 56 (60.87%) .NET
4 54 (58.70%) HTML
5 51 (55.43%) CSS
6 50 (54.35%) ASP.NET
7 48 (52.17%) SQL Server
7 48 (52.17%) C#
8 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (45.65%) jQuery
10 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
10 39 (42.39%) MVC
11 33 (35.87%) MS Excel
11 33 (35.87%) T-SQL
12 30 (32.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (31.52%) Ajax
13 29 (31.52%) Web Services
14 28 (30.43%) XSLT
14 28 (30.43%) Oracle
15 27 (29.35%) SDLC
16 24 (26.09%) Finance
16 24 (26.09%) TDD
17 22 (23.91%) Java
18 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (20.65%) Coaching
19 19 (20.65%) SOAP
19 19 (20.65%) Management Information System
19 19 (20.65%) NHS
19 19 (20.65%) Informatics
20 18 (19.57%) Web Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.61%) IIS
3 6 (6.52%) ColdFusion
4 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.26%) CMS
6 2 (2.17%) Apache
6 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.17%) JBoss
6 2 (2.17%) SAS
6 2 (2.17%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.09%) Documentum
7 1 (1.09%) FileNet
7 1 (1.09%) Liferay
7 1 (1.09%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.09%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (35.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.09%) Compiere
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) Intranet
2 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) FTP
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.39%) MySQL
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (3.26%) Big Data
9 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.17%) SQLite
11 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.09%) QlikView
11 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (32.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (15.22%) Visual Studio
3 11 (11.96%) Maven
4 6 (6.52%) JMeter
5 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.43%) Subversion
6 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.09%) Ant
9 1 (1.09%) ERwin
9 1 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.09%) Selenium
9 1 (1.09%) Xcode
General
1 24 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.52%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (66.30%) Developer
2 29 (31.52%) .NET Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Senior Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Applications Developer
8 7 (7.61%) PHP Developer
8 7 (7.61%) SQL Developer
9 6 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Junior
9 6 (6.52%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (60.87%) .NET
2 54 (58.70%) HTML
3 51 (55.43%) CSS
4 50 (54.35%) ASP.NET
5 42 (45.65%) jQuery
6 29 (31.52%) Ajax
6 29 (31.52%) Web Services
7 28 (30.43%) XSLT
8 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (20.65%) SOAP
10 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (16.30%) Spring
12 15 (16.30%) WCF
13 14 (15.22%) .NET Framework
14 13 (14.13%) Hibernate
15 11 (11.96%) WinForms
16 10 (10.87%) JSON
17 8 (8.70%) HTML5
17 8 (8.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Management Information System
1 19 (20.65%) NHS
2 5 (5.43%) Fintech
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.17%) W3C
6 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Android
2 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.09%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (42.39%) MVC
3 27 (29.35%) SDLC
4 24 (26.09%) TDD
5 19 (20.65%) Coaching
5 19 (20.65%) Informatics
6 18 (19.57%) Web Development
7 14 (15.22%) OO
7 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.04%) Scrum
9 11 (11.96%) Unit Testing
10 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.52%) CRM
11 6 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (4.35%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (4.35%) Load Testing
12 4 (4.35%) OOP
13 3 (3.26%) Analytics
13 3 (3.26%) Content Management
13 3 (3.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 63 (68.48%) SQL
2 57 (61.96%) JavaScript
3 48 (52.17%) C#
4 33 (35.87%) T-SQL
5 22 (23.91%) Java
6 13 (14.13%) PHP
7 12 (13.04%) VB.NET
8 9 (9.78%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.35%) Python
10 3 (3.26%) C
11 2 (2.17%) ABAP
11 2 (2.17%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.17%) C++
11 2 (2.17%) Perl
11 2 (2.17%) SOQL
11 2 (2.17%) VB
12 1 (1.09%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.09%) Fortran
12 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.09%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) PhD
3 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.09%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.09%) MISRA
2 1 (1.09%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Ansible
1 2 (2.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
2 28 (30.43%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) RedGate
4 5 (5.43%) IBM
5 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.17%) Adobe
6 2 (2.17%) Google
6 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) Tableau
7 1 (1.09%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.09%) FatWire
7 1 (1.09%) Informatica
7 1 (1.09%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.09%) OpenText
7 1 (1.09%) Vignette
7 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.09%) Xerox
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £34K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Letting Management Centre Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Virtusa
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago