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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 13 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing XML 23 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.83% 6.94% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.86% 13.16% 11.11%
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
70 76 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 54.26% 52.78% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 63 34
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 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 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (68.75%) Java
3 22 (68.75%) CSS
3 22 (68.75%) Web Services
4 21 (65.63%) SQL
5 19 (59.38%) .NET
5 19 (59.38%) Internet
5 19 (59.38%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (56.25%) Degree
6 18 (56.25%) Oracle
7 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (46.88%) XSLT
9 15 (46.88%) User Experience
10 14 (43.75%) Use Case
11 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
12 11 (34.38%) Silverlight
13 10 (31.25%) jQuery
13 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
13 10 (31.25%) Project Management
13 10 (31.25%) OO
13 10 (31.25%) C#
13 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
14 9 (28.13%) Client/Server
14 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
14 9 (28.13%) MVC
14 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
14 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
14 9 (28.13%) Intranet

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (15.63%) IIS
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) 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 24 (75.00%) 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 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.63%) Rational Rose
2 5 (15.63%) NUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.63%) MSTest
3 1 (3.13%) Mockito
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Implementation Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) 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
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 22 (68.75%) CSS
2 22 (68.75%) Web Services
3 19 (59.38%) .NET
4 15 (46.88%) XSLT
5 11 (34.38%) Silverlight
6 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
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 2 (6.25%) Open Source
4 2 (6.25%) GIS
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Use Case
3 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 10 (31.25%) OO
3 10 (31.25%) Project Management
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) User Stories
5 7 (21.88%) SOA
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) UML
7 5 (15.63%) OOP
7 5 (15.63%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) OOD
9 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
9 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) C++
6 5 (15.63%) C
7 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) Groovy
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) MCAD
2 5 (15.63%) MCSD
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) HL7
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) JBoss
3 5 (15.63%) Northgate
4 2 (6.25%) ESRI
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago