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

XML
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 62 42
Rank change year-on-year +15 -20  
Permanent jobs citing XML 47 37 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.73% 2.82% 4.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.81% 8.53% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 41
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £22,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £43,500 £46,250
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 367 434 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 36.96% 33.05% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1668 1476 1448
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,080 £50,375 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 28 June 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 28 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
South Wales +15 32 £42,500 +25.00% 2
West Wales - 7 £40,000 -
Mid Wales +6 5 - -
North Wales 0 1 £45,000 +63.63%
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for XML.

1 83 (69.17%) SQL
2 67 (55.83%) .NET
3 66 (55.00%) HTML
4 60 (50.00%) C#
5 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 52 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 50 (41.67%) Web Services
7 48 (40.00%) MVC
8 47 (39.17%) CSS
9 44 (36.67%) ASP.NET
9 44 (36.67%) Microsoft
10 40 (33.33%) SOAP
10 40 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (31.67%) Oracle
11 38 (31.67%) Java
12 37 (30.83%) jQuery
13 32 (26.67%) Finance
14 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 28 (23.33%) Web Development
16 27 (22.50%) SDLC
17 26 (21.67%) Degree
18 25 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
18 25 (20.83%) HTML5
19 24 (20.00%) MySQL
20 22 (18.33%) T-SQL
20 22 (18.33%) Management Information System
20 22 (18.33%) Ajax
21 21 (17.50%) VB.NET
21 21 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
22 20 (16.67%) Visual Studio

XML
Co-occurring 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 17 (14.17%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (9.17%) IIS
3 10 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (5.00%) CMS
6 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.50%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.67%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.67%) Documentum
7 2 (1.67%) Drupal
7 2 (1.67%) FileNet
7 2 (1.67%) Liferay
7 2 (1.67%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.67%) LiveLink
7 2 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.67%) WordPress
8 1 (0.83%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle Assets
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.83%) Compiere
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.83%) SaaS
3 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.67%) FTP
3 2 (1.67%) Intranet
3 2 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.00%) MySQL
3 16 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (11.67%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.83%) Big Data
7 7 (5.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (5.83%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (5.00%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (3.33%) SQLite
11 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.83%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 17 (14.17%) Maven
4 15 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 13 (10.83%) Subversion
6 5 (4.17%) Moq
6 5 (4.17%) NUnit
7 4 (3.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.67%) Ant
8 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.67%) JIRA
8 2 (1.67%) Xcode
9 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.83%) ERwin
9 1 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.33%) Advertising
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.67%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (53.33%) Developer
2 29 (24.17%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.83%) C# Developer
4 18 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 17 (14.17%) Analyst
6 14 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Administrator
8 9 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (55.83%) .NET
2 66 (55.00%) HTML
3 50 (41.67%) Web Services
4 47 (39.17%) CSS
5 44 (36.67%) ASP.NET
6 40 (33.33%) SOAP
7 37 (30.83%) jQuery
8 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (20.83%) HTML5
10 22 (18.33%) Ajax
11 20 (16.67%) Spring
12 19 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 18 (15.00%) Hibernate
14 17 (14.17%) JSON
14 17 (14.17%) REST
14 17 (14.17%) XSLT
15 16 (13.33%) AngularJS
16 15 (12.50%) .NET Framework
17 13 (10.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Management Information System
2 21 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (14.17%) Computer Science
4 16 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.00%) NHS
6 4 (3.33%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.50%) User Experience
8 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.67%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.67%) W3C
9 1 (0.83%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.83%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.33%) Android
3 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.50%) Linux
5 2 (1.67%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.83%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.00%) MVC
2 40 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.33%) Web Development
4 27 (22.50%) SDLC
5 20 (16.67%) OO
5 20 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 18 (15.00%) ETL
6 18 (15.00%) TDD
7 17 (14.17%) Data Integration
8 16 (13.33%) Scrum
9 14 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (10.83%) Business Process Improvement
10 13 (10.83%) Process Improvement
11 11 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.17%) Migration
11 11 (9.17%) SOA
12 10 (8.33%) Data Migration
13 9 (7.50%) ITIL
13 9 (7.50%) Project Management
13 9 (7.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 83 (69.17%) SQL
2 60 (50.00%) C#
3 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 38 (31.67%) Java
5 22 (18.33%) T-SQL
6 21 (17.50%) VB.NET
7 19 (15.83%) PHP
8 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.33%) C++
10 2 (1.67%) C
10 2 (1.67%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.67%) Perl
10 2 (1.67%) Python
11 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.83%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.83%) Fortran
11 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.83%) Ruby
11 1 (0.83%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 26 (21.67%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (5.00%) Postgraduate
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.50%) MCP
5 2 (1.67%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.83%) PhD
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.83%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.83%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.83%) MISRA
2 1 (0.83%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Grafana
Vendors
1 44 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.67%) Oracle
3 8 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 5 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.50%) DevExpress
5 3 (2.50%) IBM
5 3 (2.50%) SAP
6 2 (1.67%) Adobe
6 2 (1.67%) FatWire
6 2 (1.67%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.67%) OpenText
6 2 (1.67%) Sencha
6 2 (1.67%) Tableau
6 2 (1.67%) Vignette
6 2 (1.67%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) WSO2
6 2 (1.67%) Xerox
7 1 (0.83%) Fiorano
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) Teradata
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