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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 13 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 15 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.15% 4.69% 16.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.61% 10.71% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 12
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,200 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
49 28 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 49.49% 43.75% 55.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 64
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Belfast

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) CSS
4 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (50.00%) C#
4 14 (50.00%) .NET
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) Java
7 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 9 (32.14%) XSLT
8 9 (32.14%) MVC
8 9 (32.14%) jQuery
9 8 (28.57%) Web Services
9 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
10 7 (25.00%) Ajax
10 7 (25.00%) REST
11 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
11 6 (21.43%) WCF
11 6 (21.43%) LINQ
11 6 (21.43%) Advertising
11 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
11 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
12 5 (17.86%) Maven
12 5 (17.86%) JSON
12 5 (17.86%) JIRA
12 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (17.86%) Git (software)

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) Confluence
2 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Riak
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
1 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) JDeveloper
4 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (21.43%) Advertising
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Java Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Java Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Tester
9 2 (7.14%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 16 (57.14%) CSS
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 9 (32.14%) jQuery
5 9 (32.14%) XSLT
6 8 (28.57%) Web Services
7 7 (25.00%) Ajax
7 7 (25.00%) REST
8 6 (21.43%) LINQ
8 6 (21.43%) WCF
9 5 (17.86%) JSON
10 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.29%) Akka
10 4 (14.29%) Guice
10 4 (14.29%) HTML5
10 4 (14.29%) Kafka
10 4 (14.29%) WPF
11 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
11 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) MVC
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 4 (14.29%) Software Licensing
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) Use Case
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
7 2 (7.14%) VB
7 2 (7.14%) VB6
8 1 (3.57%) C++
8 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) HL7
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
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