The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 26 22 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8  
Permanent jobs citing XML 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 7.56% 9.72% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.52% 12.28% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.84% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +4.37%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 58 57 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 48.74% 79.17% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 10
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea 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 Swansea

XML
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for XML in Swansea

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swansea region with a requirement for XML.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) MVC
2 21 (95.45%) Web Development
3 20 (90.91%) .NET Framework
3 20 (90.91%) SQL
4 19 (86.36%) OO
4 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (86.36%) NHibernate
4 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
6 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
6 17 (77.27%) Windows
6 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
6 17 (77.27%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (72.73%) Entity Framework
8 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 15 (68.18%) Mobile App
8 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (68.18%) Use Case
8 15 (68.18%) Automated Testing
8 15 (68.18%) WCF
8 15 (68.18%) WPF
8 15 (68.18%) Kanban
8 15 (68.18%) RESTful
8 15 (68.18%) Mercurial

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
2 15 (68.18%) Mercurial
2 15 (68.18%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) Moq
3 4 (18.18%) NUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) C# Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) .NET Framework
3 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (86.36%) NHibernate
4 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
5 16 (72.73%) Entity Framework
6 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 15 (68.18%) RESTful
6 15 (68.18%) WCF
6 15 (68.18%) Web Services
6 15 (68.18%) WPF
7 7 (31.82%) Ajax
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
8 6 (27.27%) HTML5
8 6 (27.27%) XHTML
9 4 (18.18%) Autofac
9 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (68.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) MVC
1 21 (95.45%) Web Development
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) OO
3 17 (77.27%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (68.18%) Automated Testing
4 15 (68.18%) Kanban
4 15 (68.18%) MVVM
4 15 (68.18%) OOP
4 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 15 (68.18%) Use Case
5 4 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Product Management
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Sitecore