Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 19 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 13.48% 4.71% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 13.79% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -17.89%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £30,700
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £49,300
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 40 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 44.94% 34.12% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 35
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £52,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in West Lothian

XML
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for XML in West Lothian

XML
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +3 11 £40,000 -
XML
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for XML.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) C
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) Firmware
2 11 (91.67%) Manufacturing
2 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Defect Tracking
2 11 (91.67%) Optoelectronics
3 6 (50.00%) Electronics
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Physics
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (91.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Optoelectronics
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Defect Tracking
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Physics
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) C
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Firmware