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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 54 64
Rank change year-on-year +21 +10  
Permanent jobs citing XML 72 48 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.61% 3.58% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.52% 9.98% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 41
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £43,400
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 411 481 460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 37.74% 35.90% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 354 419 383
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +9 47 £42,000 +20.00% 5
Mid Wales - 13 - -
West Wales -6 3 £40,000 +45.45%
North Wales -1 2 £34,750 +6.92%
XML
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 97 (70.80%) SQL
2 81 (59.12%) .NET
2 81 (59.12%) HTML
3 74 (54.01%) C#
4 67 (48.91%) Web Services
5 64 (46.72%) SQL Server
6 61 (44.53%) ASP.NET
7 57 (41.61%) JavaScript
8 55 (40.15%) CSS
8 55 (40.15%) Microsoft
8 55 (40.15%) MVC
8 55 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (32.85%) jQuery
10 44 (32.12%) SOAP
10 44 (32.12%) Oracle
11 40 (29.20%) Java
12 39 (28.47%) Web Development
13 38 (27.74%) Finance
14 36 (26.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 35 (25.55%) Ajax
16 32 (23.36%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (21.90%) SDLC
18 29 (21.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (21.17%) Degree
19 28 (20.44%) Management Information System
19 28 (20.44%) T-SQL
20 27 (19.71%) MySQL
20 27 (19.71%) XSLT
20 27 (19.71%) Spring
20 27 (19.71%) Enterprise Software

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 16 (11.68%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.84%) IIS
3 7 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.38%) CMS
5 4 (2.92%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.19%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.46%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.46%) Documentum
7 2 (1.46%) Drupal
7 2 (1.46%) FileNet
7 2 (1.46%) Liferay
7 2 (1.46%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.46%) LiveLink
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 6 (4.38%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.73%) Compiere
3 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.46%) FTP
2 2 (1.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.46%) Intranet
2 2 (1.46%) LDAP
3 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (46.72%) SQL Server
2 27 (19.71%) MySQL
3 16 (11.68%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (6.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (6.57%) Oracle Discoverer
6 9 (6.57%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.92%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (2.92%) Big Data
9 4 (2.92%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.92%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.19%) SQLite
11 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (23.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (15.33%) Maven
3 20 (14.60%) Git (software)
4 19 (13.87%) Visual Studio
5 17 (12.41%) Subversion
6 12 (8.76%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.92%) Moq
7 4 (2.92%) NUnit
8 3 (2.19%) JMeter
9 2 (1.46%) Ant
9 2 (1.46%) Xcode
10 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.73%) ERwin
10 1 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
General
1 38 (27.74%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.11%) Banking
5 5 (3.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
6 1 (0.73%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 81 (59.12%) Developer
2 35 (25.55%) .NET Developer
3 26 (18.98%) C# Developer
4 21 (15.33%) Java Developer
5 19 (13.87%) Analyst
6 14 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (9.49%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.49%) Software Developer
8 11 (8.03%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (6.57%) Administrator
9 9 (6.57%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Functional Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Oracle Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Solutions Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (59.12%) .NET
1 81 (59.12%) HTML
2 67 (48.91%) Web Services
3 61 (44.53%) ASP.NET
4 55 (40.15%) CSS
5 45 (32.85%) jQuery
6 44 (32.12%) SOAP
7 36 (26.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (25.55%) Ajax
9 29 (21.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (19.71%) Spring
10 27 (19.71%) XSLT
11 26 (18.98%) .NET Framework
12 25 (18.25%) Hibernate
13 23 (16.79%) WCF
14 18 (13.14%) REST
15 17 (12.41%) Entity Framework
15 17 (12.41%) HTML5
16 16 (11.68%) NHibernate
17 15 (10.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.44%) Management Information System
2 27 (19.71%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (14.60%) Computer Science
4 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (10.22%) Mobile App
6 11 (8.03%) NHS
7 4 (2.92%) Fintech
8 2 (1.46%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.46%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.46%) W3C
9 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.73%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.25%) Windows
2 4 (2.92%) Android
2 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.46%) Linux
4 1 (0.73%) CentOS
4 1 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.73%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
1 55 (40.15%) MVC
2 39 (28.47%) Web Development
3 30 (21.90%) SDLC
4 26 (18.98%) OO
5 23 (16.79%) Scrum
6 22 (16.06%) TDD
7 20 (14.60%) Software Engineering
8 17 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.68%) Data Integration
9 16 (11.68%) ETL
10 15 (10.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (10.95%) OOP
11 14 (10.22%) Business Process Improvement
11 14 (10.22%) MVVM
11 14 (10.22%) Process Improvement
12 12 (8.76%) Coaching
12 12 (8.76%) Kanban
12 12 (8.76%) Project Management
12 12 (8.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 97 (70.80%) SQL
2 74 (54.01%) C#
3 57 (41.61%) JavaScript
4 40 (29.20%) Java
5 28 (20.44%) T-SQL
6 18 (13.14%) PHP
7 17 (12.41%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.46%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.46%) C
9 2 (1.46%) C++
9 2 (1.46%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.46%) Perl
9 2 (1.46%) SOQL
10 1 (0.73%) ABAP
10 1 (0.73%) Fortran
10 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.73%) Python
10 1 (0.73%) Ruby
10 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (21.17%) Degree
2 6 (4.38%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.73%) PhD
3 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) 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
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Grafana
Vendors
1 55 (40.15%) Microsoft
2 44 (32.12%) Oracle
3 7 (5.11%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.65%) IBM
5 4 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.46%) Adobe
6 2 (1.46%) FatWire
6 2 (1.46%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.46%) OpenText
6 2 (1.46%) Sencha
6 2 (1.46%) Tableau
6 2 (1.46%) Vignette
6 2 (1.46%) Xerox
7 1 (0.73%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.73%) Informatica
7 1 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.73%) RedGate
7 1 (0.73%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) VMware
7 1 (0.73%) WSO2
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