The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
UK / Wales
Rank 39 49 41
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Permanent jobs citing XML 66 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.08% 4.01% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.86% 11.02% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 54 59
Median salary £40,000 £33,173 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.57% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £22,150 £30,957
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £43,500
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 Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 444 508 491
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 40.88% 36.36% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 382 416 416
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 £25,000 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

XML
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for XML in Wales

XML
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Wales over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Wales

XML
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +4 39 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Mid Wales - 10 £39,000 -
West Wales -3 9 £40,000 +53.84%
North Wales 0 1 £24,500 -24.61%
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for XML.

1 100 (72.99%) SQL
2 87 (63.50%) HTML
3 84 (61.31%) .NET
4 78 (56.93%) C#
5 70 (51.09%) SQL Server
6 68 (49.64%) ASP.NET
7 64 (46.72%) Web Services
7 64 (46.72%) JavaScript
8 63 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (44.53%) MVC
10 59 (43.07%) Microsoft
11 57 (41.61%) CSS
12 44 (32.12%) jQuery
13 40 (29.20%) Web Development
14 39 (28.47%) SOAP
14 39 (28.47%) Oracle
15 38 (27.74%) Java
16 37 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (26.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 36 (26.28%) Ajax
18 35 (25.55%) .NET Framework
18 35 (25.55%) OO
18 35 (25.55%) Finance
19 32 (23.36%) T-SQL
20 31 (22.63%) MS Excel
20 31 (22.63%) WCF
21 30 (21.90%) Management Information System
21 30 (21.90%) Team Foundation Server
22 29 (21.17%) Windows
23 28 (20.44%) XSLT

XML
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (8.76%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (6.57%) IIS
3 8 (5.84%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.38%) ColdFusion
4 6 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.65%) CMS
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.92%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.46%) Apache
8 2 (1.46%) JBoss
8 2 (1.46%) SAS
9 1 (0.73%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 31 (22.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.92%) Oracle HRMS
2 4 (2.92%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.73%) Compiere
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.38%) SaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) HTTP
1 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.46%) Intranet
3 1 (0.73%) FTP
3 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (51.09%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.79%) MySQL
3 14 (10.22%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (6.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (6.57%) Oracle Discoverer
5 9 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.38%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.19%) Big Data
9 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (21.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
3 19 (13.87%) Subversion
4 18 (13.14%) Maven
4 18 (13.14%) Visual Studio
5 15 (10.95%) Mercurial
6 6 (4.38%) JMeter
7 5 (3.65%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.92%) Moq
8 4 (2.92%) NUnit
9 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.73%) ERwin
11 1 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.73%) Selenium
General
1 35 (25.55%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.38%) Advertising
4 6 (4.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.73%) Legal
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (64.23%) Developer
2 34 (24.82%) .NET Developer
3 26 (18.98%) C# Developer
4 20 (14.60%) Analyst
5 17 (12.41%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.41%) Software Developer
6 15 (10.95%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.22%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (8.76%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (7.30%) Senior Solutions Analyst
10 10 (7.30%) Solutions Analyst
11 9 (6.57%) Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) Functional Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) Oracle Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (6.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (63.50%) HTML
2 84 (61.31%) .NET
3 68 (49.64%) ASP.NET
4 64 (46.72%) Web Services
5 57 (41.61%) CSS
6 44 (32.12%) jQuery
7 39 (28.47%) SOAP
8 37 (27.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (26.28%) Ajax
9 36 (26.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (25.55%) .NET Framework
11 31 (22.63%) WCF
12 28 (20.44%) XSLT
13 22 (16.06%) Spring
14 21 (15.33%) Hibernate
15 19 (13.87%) Entity Framework
15 19 (13.87%) NHibernate
15 19 (13.87%) REST
16 18 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (12.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.90%) Management Information System
2 28 (20.44%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (13.87%) NHS
5 18 (13.14%) Mobile App
6 15 (10.95%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.65%) Fintech
8 4 (2.92%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.19%) User Experience
10 2 (1.46%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.46%) W3C
11 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.17%) Windows
2 3 (2.19%) Linux
2 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.46%) Android
3 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.46%) Unix
4 1 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.73%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.53%) MVC
3 40 (29.20%) Web Development
4 35 (25.55%) OO
5 27 (19.71%) TDD
6 26 (18.98%) Scrum
6 26 (18.98%) SDLC
7 21 (15.33%) OOP
8 20 (14.60%) Coaching
8 20 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (13.87%) Informatics
10 16 (11.68%) MVVM
11 15 (10.95%) Automated Testing
11 15 (10.95%) ETL
11 15 (10.95%) Kanban
11 15 (10.95%) Use Case
12 14 (10.22%) Data Integration
13 13 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (9.49%) Software Engineering
14 12 (8.76%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 100 (72.99%) SQL
2 78 (56.93%) C#
3 64 (46.72%) JavaScript
4 38 (27.74%) Java
5 32 (23.36%) T-SQL
6 22 (16.06%) PHP
7 20 (14.60%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.57%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.92%) Python
10 3 (2.19%) C
11 2 (1.46%) ABAP
11 2 (1.46%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.46%) C++
11 2 (1.46%) Perl
11 2 (1.46%) SOQL
11 2 (1.46%) VB
12 1 (0.73%) Fortran
12 1 (0.73%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.73%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 24 (17.52%) Degree
2 6 (4.38%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.73%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.73%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.73%) MISRA
2 1 (0.73%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Ansible
1 2 (1.46%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 59 (43.07%) Microsoft
2 39 (28.47%) Oracle
3 6 (4.38%) RedGate
4 4 (2.92%) IBM
4 4 (2.92%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.46%) Google
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
5 2 (1.46%) Tableau
6 1 (0.73%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.73%) Adobe
6 1 (0.73%) Informatica
6 1 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.73%) Netezza
6 1 (0.73%) Teradata
6 1 (0.73%) VMware
6 1 (0.73%) Xamarin
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