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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 19 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.65% 6.99% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.42% 13.89% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £15,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
67 72 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 58.77% 50.35% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 65 68
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Belfast

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 29 (93.55%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) Java
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
4 21 (67.74%) SQL
5 20 (64.52%) Web Services
6 19 (61.29%) CSS
6 19 (61.29%) Internet
6 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (58.06%) Degree
7 18 (58.06%) .NET
8 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
9 16 (51.61%) Oracle
10 15 (48.39%) User Experience
11 14 (45.16%) Use Case
11 14 (45.16%) XSLT
12 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
13 10 (32.26%) Project Management
13 10 (32.26%) jQuery
14 9 (29.03%) Silverlight
14 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
14 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
14 9 (29.03%) User Stories
14 9 (29.03%) SaaS
14 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
14 9 (29.03%) MVC
14 9 (29.03%) Intranet
14 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
15 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
15 8 (25.81%) C#

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (16.13%) IIS
1 5 (16.13%) JBoss
1 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
1 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Internet
2 9 (29.03%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.13%) Rational Rose
1 5 (16.13%) NUnit
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (16.13%) MSTest
2 1 (3.23%) Mockito
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Consultant
1 10 (32.26%) Implementation Consultant
2 9 (29.03%) Business Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) HTML
2 20 (64.52%) Web Services
3 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 18 (58.06%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) XSLT
6 10 (32.26%) jQuery
7 9 (29.03%) Silverlight
8 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
9 7 (22.58%) JSON
10 5 (16.13%) YUI
10 5 (16.13%) COM+
10 5 (16.13%) SOAP
10 5 (16.13%) Ajax
10 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 4 (12.90%) DOM
11 4 (12.90%) XSL
11 4 (12.90%) DHTML
12 1 (3.23%) JDBC
12 1 (3.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (48.39%) User Experience
3 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
3 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
3 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Use Case
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) User Stories
5 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
6 7 (22.58%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) UML
7 5 (16.13%) OOP
7 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) TDD
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) C++
5 5 (16.13%) C
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) MCAD
2 5 (16.13%) MCSD
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Northgate
4 1 (3.23%) Actimize
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
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