The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 9 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.73% 12.57% 15.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.11% 19.81% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 106 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 56.69% 63.47% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 75 101 61
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,050 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Manchester

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 1 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 20 (90.91%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
2 19 (86.36%) MVC
3 18 (81.82%) jQuery
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
5 15 (68.18%) CSS
6 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
8 11 (50.00%) SQL
8 11 (50.00%) OOD
8 11 (50.00%) OO
9 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
10 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
11 6 (27.27%) WCF
12 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (22.73%) Web Services
13 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 4 (18.18%) IIS
13 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
14 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (13.64%) HTML5
14 3 (13.64%) Ajax
14 3 (13.64%) TDD
14 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
15 2 (9.09%) SharePoint

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Junior
3 8 (36.36%) Junior Web Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Junior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
9 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (4.55%) RPG Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
1 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
2 18 (81.82%) jQuery
3 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 15 (68.18%) CSS
5 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 6 (27.27%) WCF
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (13.64%) HTML5
9 3 (13.64%) Ajax
10 2 (9.09%) WinForms
10 2 (9.09%) JSON
11 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (4.55%) WPF
11 1 (4.55%) LINQ
11 1 (4.55%) EDI
11 1 (4.55%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) OOD
2 11 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) RPG/400
6 1 (4.55%) RPG IV
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) RPG
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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