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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 24 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.65% 4.58% 11.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.92% 9.21% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 18
Average salary £31,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
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
61 76 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 53.98% 49.67% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) XSD
6 1 (11.11%) XSL
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Implementation Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Implementation Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle