The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 28 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 8 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.33% 10.92% 12.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.13% 17.76% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 15
Average salary - £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
XML
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 107 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 52.67% 61.49% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 68 103 43
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

XML
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

XML Salary Trend in Bolton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 13 (86.67%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) jQuery
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) OOD
6 8 (53.33%) OO
6 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) TDD
10 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (13.33%) BDD
10 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) IIS
11 1 (6.67%) COM+
11 1 (6.67%) Linux
11 1 (6.67%) OOP
11 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
11 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
11 1 (6.67%) EDI
11 1 (6.67%) T-SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Junior
3 8 (53.33%) Junior Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) RPG Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (80.00%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) COM+
7 1 (6.67%) EDI
7 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) OOD
2 8 (53.33%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) CRUD
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) RPG
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) RPG/400
4 1 (6.67%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, £100 clothing, childcare vouchers
Posted: 17 days ago