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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 21 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.55% 4.80% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 11.11% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,532 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +0.08%
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
71 54 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 64.55% 43.20% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 87
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £45,000 £40,000
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 21 November 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 (90.63%) HTML
2 24 (75.00%) Java
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 20 (62.50%) Web Services
5 19 (59.38%) CSS
5 19 (59.38%) .NET
5 19 (59.38%) Internet
5 19 (59.38%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (56.25%) Degree
7 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (50.00%) Oracle
9 15 (46.88%) User Experience
10 14 (43.75%) Use Case
10 14 (43.75%) XSLT
11 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
12 10 (31.25%) Project Management
12 10 (31.25%) jQuery
13 9 (28.13%) Silverlight
13 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
13 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
13 9 (28.13%) User Stories
13 9 (28.13%) SaaS
13 9 (28.13%) Intranet
13 9 (28.13%) Client/Server
13 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
13 9 (28.13%) MVC
14 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
14 8 (25.00%) C#

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (15.63%) IIS
1 5 (15.63%) JBoss
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Internet
2 9 (28.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.63%) Rational Rose
1 5 (15.63%) NUnit
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.63%) MSTest
2 1 (3.13%) Mockito
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Consultant
1 11 (34.38%) Implementation Consultant
2 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) HTML
2 20 (62.50%) Web Services
3 19 (59.38%) .NET
3 19 (59.38%) CSS
4 14 (43.75%) XSLT
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 9 (28.13%) Silverlight
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) JSON
9 5 (15.63%) YUI
9 5 (15.63%) COM+
9 5 (15.63%) SOAP
9 5 (15.63%) Ajax
9 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 4 (12.50%) DOM
10 4 (12.50%) XSL
10 4 (12.50%) DHTML
11 1 (3.13%) JDBC
11 1 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (46.88%) User Experience
3 9 (28.13%) Client/Server
3 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Use Case
3 10 (31.25%) Project Management
4 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 9 (28.13%) User Stories
5 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (21.88%) OO
7 5 (15.63%) UML
7 5 (15.63%) OOP
7 5 (15.63%) SOA
7 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Web Development
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) C
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) MCAD
2 5 (15.63%) MCSD
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Northgate
4 1 (3.13%) Actimize
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago