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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 55 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 66 90 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.57% 5.65% 10.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.36% 11.92% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 196
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
637 755 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.49% 47.39% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 528 661 982
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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
Macclesfield -3 23 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Chester +9 12 £37,500 +4.16% 7
Alderley Edge - 6 £30,000 -
Wilmslow - 4 £32,500 - 6
Crewe +11 2 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Warrington -29 2 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Knutsford -4 1 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Runcorn - 1 £40,000 - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 105 (69.54%) .NET
2 102 (67.55%) SQL
3 93 (61.59%) HTML
4 91 (60.26%) SQL Server
5 87 (57.62%) JavaScript
6 85 (56.29%) C#
7 73 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (43.71%) CSS
8 66 (43.71%) Web Services
9 61 (40.40%) ASP.NET
10 57 (37.75%) jQuery
11 52 (34.44%) MVC
12 51 (33.77%) Java
13 46 (30.46%) .NET Framework
14 40 (26.49%) SOAP
15 39 (25.83%) Git (software)
16 38 (25.17%) JSON
17 37 (24.50%) Finance
18 36 (23.84%) Microsoft
18 36 (23.84%) HTML5
19 34 (22.52%) Ajax
19 34 (22.52%) WCF
20 32 (21.19%) REST
21 31 (20.53%) Windows
21 31 (20.53%) T-SQL
22 30 (19.87%) ASP.NET MVC
23 29 (19.21%) Oracle
24 28 (18.54%) VB.NET
25 27 (17.88%) Continuous Integration
26 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 19 (12.58%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.95%) Umbraco
2 12 (7.95%) WordPress
2 12 (7.95%) CMS
3 11 (7.28%) Apache
4 10 (6.62%) IIS
5 9 (5.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (5.30%) JBoss
7 5 (3.31%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.66%) MODX
10 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.95%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.99%) Mingle
4 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.99%) Trello
4 2 (1.32%) IaaS
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) HTTP
2 4 (2.65%) SSL
3 3 (1.99%) Wireless
4 2 (1.32%) Network Security
4 2 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.32%) Intranet
4 2 (1.32%) Internet
4 2 (1.32%) Firewall
4 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.32%) LDAP
4 2 (1.32%) GPRS
4 2 (1.32%) UMTS
4 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.32%) VPN
4 2 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (0.66%) SAN
5 1 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (60.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (13.25%) MySQL
4 17 (11.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (7.28%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.65%) OLTP
10 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.99%) DB2
10 3 (1.99%) QlikView
10 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.99%) MS Access
10 3 (1.99%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.32%) SSDT
11 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (25.83%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.91%) JIRA
3 20 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (11.26%) Visual Studio
5 16 (10.60%) Jenkins
6 14 (9.27%) JUnit
6 14 (9.27%) Selenium
7 11 (7.28%) Ant
7 11 (7.28%) Eclipse
8 10 (6.62%) SoapUI
9 9 (5.96%) NUnit
9 9 (5.96%) Subversion
10 7 (4.64%) JMeter
10 7 (4.64%) Cucumber
11 6 (3.97%) Maven
12 4 (2.65%) CruiseControl
12 4 (2.65%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.99%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (1.99%) Toad
General
1 37 (24.50%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Marketing
3 9 (5.96%) Retail
4 4 (2.65%) Back Office
4 4 (2.65%) Banking
5 3 (1.99%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 123 (81.46%) Developer
2 39 (25.83%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.89%) C# Developer
4 19 (12.58%) Java Developer
5 17 (11.26%) J2EE Developer
5 17 (11.26%) Senior Developer
5 17 (11.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Tester
8 8 (5.30%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Senior Tester
10 6 (3.97%) Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (2.65%) Architect
11 4 (2.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (69.54%) .NET
2 93 (61.59%) HTML
3 66 (43.71%) CSS
3 66 (43.71%) Web Services
4 61 (40.40%) ASP.NET
5 57 (37.75%) jQuery
6 46 (30.46%) .NET Framework
7 40 (26.49%) SOAP
8 38 (25.17%) JSON
9 36 (23.84%) HTML5
10 34 (22.52%) WCF
10 34 (22.52%) Ajax
11 32 (21.19%) REST
12 30 (19.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (15.23%) XSLT
14 21 (13.91%) JSP
14 21 (13.91%) J2EE
15 19 (12.58%) WinForms
16 18 (11.92%) CSS3
17 16 (10.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.95%) Social Media
2 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.30%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.97%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.99%) VUI
6 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.99%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.99%) IVR
6 3 (1.99%) Statistics
6 3 (1.99%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.32%) iPhone
7 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.32%) iPad
7 2 (1.32%) User Experience
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) Telematics
8 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.66%) Replication
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.53%) Windows
2 7 (4.64%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.31%) Linux
3 5 (3.31%) Android
4 3 (1.99%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.32%) UNIX
5 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.32%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (34.44%) MVC
3 27 (17.88%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (15.89%) TDD
5 20 (13.25%) Scrum
6 18 (11.92%) CRM
7 17 (11.26%) Unit Testing
8 15 (9.93%) Automated Testing
9 12 (7.95%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.95%) Email Marketing
9 12 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (7.28%) SOA
10 11 (7.28%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.96%) OO
12 8 (5.30%) UML
12 8 (5.30%) Web Design
13 7 (4.64%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (4.64%) Web Development
13 7 (4.64%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 102 (67.55%) SQL
2 87 (57.62%) JavaScript
3 85 (56.29%) C#
4 51 (33.77%) Java
5 31 (20.53%) T-SQL
6 28 (18.54%) VB.NET
7 14 (9.27%) PL/SQL
8 13 (8.61%) VB
9 11 (7.28%) C++
10 9 (5.96%) C
11 8 (5.30%) VBA
12 7 (4.64%) PHP
13 5 (3.31%) VBScript
14 4 (2.65%) VB6
14 4 (2.65%) XPath
15 3 (1.99%) Ruby
15 3 (1.99%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (13.91%) Degree
2 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) SLA
1 4 (2.65%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.64%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.21%) Oracle
3 13 (8.61%) Eloqua
4 12 (7.95%) EPiServer
4 12 (7.95%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (4.64%) VMware
6 4 (2.65%) Apple
6 4 (2.65%) IBM
7 3 (1.99%) Netezza
8 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.66%) Dell
9 1 (0.66%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 per annum + usual benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 9 days ago
Macclesfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexi Time
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on Exp + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago