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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 27 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 12 9 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.22% 6.43% 18.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 17.65% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 29
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
56 51 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 38.36% 36.43% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 75
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 May 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 9 (56.25%) Rapid7
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 8 (50.00%) JSON
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Ant
5 7 (43.75%) Maven
5 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) Metasploit
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Nmap
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 5 (31.25%) Validation
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) Product Management
8 4 (25.00%) RESTful

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security
2 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
2 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Ant
1 7 (43.75%) Maven
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Metasploit
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
3 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (18.75%) Capybara
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Valgrind
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Development Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Development Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) XSL
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
6 1 (6.25%) XSLT
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) BBC
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Validation
5 4 (25.00%) Product Management
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Database Security
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Ruby
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) VirtualBox
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (18.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Nmap
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Rapid7
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Coverity
4 1 (6.25%) Sencha
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