The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 13 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 25 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.73% 7.38% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.23% 13.92% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 79 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.94% 53.02% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 63 39
Average salary £33,750 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.18% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

XML
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

XML Salary Trend in Belfast

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 24 (70.59%) Web Services
4 23 (67.65%) SQL
5 22 (64.71%) Java
6 21 (61.76%) .NET
7 20 (58.82%) Oracle
8 19 (55.88%) Internet
9 18 (52.94%) Degree
10 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
11 15 (44.12%) XSLT
11 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
12 14 (41.18%) Use Case
13 13 (38.24%) Silverlight
14 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
14 12 (35.29%) OO
14 12 (35.29%) C#
14 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
15 11 (32.35%) MVC
16 10 (29.41%) Project Management
16 10 (29.41%) jQuery
17 9 (26.47%) SaaS
17 9 (26.47%) User Stories
17 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
17 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
17 9 (26.47%) Client/Server
17 9 (26.47%) SOA
17 9 (26.47%) Intranet

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) IIS
1 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) Internet
2 9 (26.47%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.71%) Rational Rose
2 5 (14.71%) NUnit
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) MSTest
3 1 (2.94%) Mockito
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Consultant
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Implementation Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
2 24 (70.59%) Web Services
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
4 15 (44.12%) XSLT
5 13 (38.24%) Silverlight
6 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 10 (29.41%) jQuery
8 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (20.59%) JSON
10 5 (14.71%) YUI
10 5 (14.71%) COM+
10 5 (14.71%) SOAP
10 5 (14.71%) Ajax
10 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
11 4 (11.76%) DOM
11 4 (11.76%) XSL
11 4 (11.76%) DHTML
12 1 (2.94%) JDBC
12 1 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Client/Server
1 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Use Case
3 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 12 (35.29%) OO
4 11 (32.35%) MVC
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
6 9 (26.47%) SOA
6 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
6 9 (26.47%) User Stories
7 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Web Development
8 5 (14.71%) UML
8 5 (14.71%) OOP
9 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.94%) OOD
10 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 12 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (17.65%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) C
7 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) MCAD
2 5 (14.71%) MCSD
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) BC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) HL7
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) JBoss
3 5 (14.71%) Northgate
4 4 (11.76%) ESRI
5 1 (2.94%) Sybase
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago