The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 3 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 42.31% 17.02% 17.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.71% 19.51% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
XML
Oxfordshire

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 Bicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 65.38% 87.23% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 12
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

XML
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Bicester region.

XML Salary Trend in Bicester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Intranet
1 11 (100.00%) CMS
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
1 11 (100.00%) WordPress
1 11 (100.00%) Kentico
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (90.91%) Marketing
2 10 (90.91%) SEO
2 10 (90.91%) XHTML
2 10 (90.91%) Adobe
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (63.64%) Sitecore
4 7 (63.64%) Web Design
5 6 (54.55%) Multimedia
5 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (54.55%) Life Science
5 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
6 5 (45.45%) User Experience
7 4 (36.36%) Drupal
7 4 (36.36%) Sass
7 4 (36.36%) LESS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 11 (100.00%) CMS
1 11 (100.00%) WordPress
1 11 (100.00%) Kentico
2 7 (63.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (36.36%) Drupal
3 4 (36.36%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 4 (36.36%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (90.91%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Multimedia
2 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Web Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) XHTML
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 4 (36.36%) LESS
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Life Science
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) SEO
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Adobe
2 7 (63.64%) Sitecore