The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 19 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.17% 8.33% 8.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 14.29% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 11
Median salary £35,500 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.78% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
46 84 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 63.89% 58.33% 75.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 76 119
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for XML.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) JMS
5 6 (50.00%) SOA
5 6 (50.00%) IBM
5 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) MuleSoft
5 6 (50.00%) SDLC
6 5 (41.67%) Java SE
6 5 (41.67%) Software AG
6 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (41.67%) TIBCO
6 5 (41.67%) webMethods
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
7 4 (33.33%) Legal
7 4 (33.33%) Web Development
8 3 (25.00%) Marketing
8 3 (25.00%) JIRA
8 3 (25.00%) WCF
8 3 (25.00%) Symfony
8 3 (25.00%) WordPress

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (25.00%) Confluence
3 3 (25.00%) Drupal
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Legal
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Head of Development
5 1 (8.33%) Head of Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Head of Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) JMS
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Java SE
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) Symfony
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) API Design
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) HL7
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
1 6 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 5 (41.67%) Software AG
2 5 (41.67%) TIBCO
2 5 (41.67%) webMethods
3 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (8.33%) Facebook