The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 42 65 41
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs citing XML 60 64 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.68% 3.49% 5.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.42% 9.85% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 79
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,625 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.56%
XML
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 650 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.87% 35.46% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 392 554 653
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XML
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

XML Salary Trend in Cheshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Cheshire

XML
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +23 23 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Knutsford +13 8 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Chester -3 6 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Macclesfield +4 5 £27,000 -28.00% 1
Wilmslow +10 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Ellesmere Port - 3 £40,000 - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 92 (53.80%) SQL
2 90 (52.63%) .NET
3 89 (52.05%) SQL Server
4 82 (47.95%) Web Services
4 82 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 69 (40.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 64 (37.43%) CSS
8 63 (36.84%) HTML
9 54 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
10 52 (30.41%) C#
11 47 (27.49%) jQuery
12 44 (25.73%) Windows
13 42 (24.56%) MS Excel
14 39 (22.81%) Finance
15 35 (20.47%) ETL
15 35 (20.47%) Java
16 34 (19.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (19.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 33 (19.30%) JSON
18 32 (18.71%) Git (software)
19 31 (18.13%) HTML5
19 31 (18.13%) Validation
19 31 (18.13%) MySQL
20 30 (17.54%) Performance Testing
20 30 (17.54%) PHP
20 30 (17.54%) XSLT
21 29 (16.96%) Software Testing
22 28 (16.37%) ASP.NET
22 28 (16.37%) HP UFT

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 54 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (14.62%) CMS
3 23 (13.45%) Node.js
4 14 (8.19%) WordPress
5 13 (7.60%) Drupal
6 7 (4.09%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.92%) JBoss
8 4 (2.34%) Apache
8 4 (2.34%) Mule
8 4 (2.34%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.17%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 16 (9.36%) Magento
2 3 (1.75%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.17%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Trello
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.60%) PuTTY
1 13 (7.60%) SSH
2 2 (1.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.17%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (52.05%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 34 (19.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (18.13%) MySQL
4 28 (16.37%) Relational Database
5 22 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (12.87%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.92%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.34%) DB2
10 3 (1.75%) OLAP
10 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 69 (40.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (18.71%) Git (software)
3 28 (16.37%) HP UFT
4 27 (15.79%) Visual Studio
5 26 (15.20%) MSTest
6 15 (8.77%) Jenkins
6 15 (8.77%) Maven
7 14 (8.19%) Grunt
7 14 (8.19%) Subversion
8 13 (7.60%) Selenium
9 11 (6.43%) JUnit
10 10 (5.85%) Cucumber
10 10 (5.85%) JIRA
11 9 (5.26%) Ant
12 6 (3.51%) Eclipse
12 6 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (2.92%) Gradle
13 5 (2.92%) Mockito
13 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (22.81%) Finance
2 5 (2.92%) Marketing
3 3 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (1.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.17%) Law
4 2 (1.17%) Legal
4 2 (1.17%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Billing
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (51.46%) Developer
2 55 (32.16%) Analyst
3 34 (19.88%) .NET Developer
4 32 (18.71%) Test Analyst
5 31 (18.13%) HTML Developer
6 28 (16.37%) SQL Analyst
7 27 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
7 27 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
7 27 (15.79%) Web Analyst
7 27 (15.79%) Web Test Analyst
8 26 (15.20%) PHP Developer
8 26 (15.20%) Senior Web Analyst
9 23 (13.45%) Administrator
9 23 (13.45%) BizTalk Administrator
9 23 (13.45%) C# Developer
10 20 (11.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (10.53%) ETL Analyst
12 17 (9.94%) Service Analyst
13 16 (9.36%) Lead Developer
14 15 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (52.63%) .NET
2 82 (47.95%) Web Services
3 64 (37.43%) CSS
4 63 (36.84%) HTML
5 47 (27.49%) jQuery
6 33 (19.30%) JSON
7 31 (18.13%) HTML5
8 30 (17.54%) XSLT
9 28 (16.37%) ASP.NET
10 25 (14.62%) Ajax
11 24 (14.04%) CSS3
11 24 (14.04%) EDI
12 22 (12.87%) Sass
13 20 (11.70%) REST
14 19 (11.11%) AngularJS
15 15 (8.77%) Spring
16 13 (7.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (7.60%) SOAP
17 12 (7.02%) .NET Framework
18 10 (5.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.85%) User Experience
3 9 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.17%) EPoS
6 2 (1.17%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.73%) Windows
2 26 (15.20%) Linux
3 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.58%) CentOS
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.47%) ETL
3 31 (18.13%) Validation
4 30 (17.54%) Performance Testing
5 29 (16.96%) Software Testing
6 27 (15.79%) High Availability
7 26 (15.20%) Defect Management
8 23 (13.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (13.45%) Load Balancing
8 23 (13.45%) Project Management
9 21 (12.28%) MVC
10 20 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (11.70%) OOP
11 18 (10.53%) Test Scripting
12 15 (8.77%) Automated Testing
12 15 (8.77%) Web Design
13 14 (8.19%) Functional Testing
13 14 (8.19%) Web Development
14 13 (7.60%) BDD
14 13 (7.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 92 (53.80%) SQL
2 81 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 52 (30.41%) C#
4 35 (20.47%) Java
5 30 (17.54%) PHP
6 19 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 16 (9.36%) VB.NET
8 13 (7.60%) PHP 5
9 7 (4.09%) Python
10 6 (3.51%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.51%) Ruby
11 5 (2.92%) C
12 4 (2.34%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.34%) Groovy
12 4 (2.34%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.34%) Perl
13 2 (1.17%) C++
14 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (15.20%) ISEB
2 5 (2.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (15.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.77%) Oracle
3 3 (1.75%) JD Edwards
3 3 (1.75%) Twitter
3 3 (1.75%) Zend
4 1 (0.58%) IBM
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.58%) SAP
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + relaxed environment, pension, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + relaxed environment, pension, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Additional benefits available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Bray leino
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago