The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 140 178 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.72% 10.48% 10.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 22.82% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 107 153 217
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
812 780 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.76% 45.91% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 705 681 952
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 +1 59 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Chester -2 20 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Knutsford -3 12 £37,500 - 2
Macclesfield +3 11 £39,250 +31.93%
Crewe -3 6 - - 2
Wilmslow -12 1 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Alderley Edge - 1 £42,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £38,500 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 194 (65.32%) SQL
2 190 (63.97%) .NET
3 156 (52.53%) C#
4 155 (52.19%) SQL Server
5 154 (51.85%) HTML
6 129 (43.43%) JavaScript
7 125 (42.09%) T-SQL
8 121 (40.74%) CSS
9 114 (38.38%) ASP.NET
10 89 (29.97%) SOAP
11 87 (29.29%) Microsoft
12 86 (28.96%) Web Services
13 79 (26.60%) JSON
14 77 (25.93%) Visual Studio
15 73 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
16 72 (24.24%) REST
17 65 (21.89%) OO
18 56 (18.86%) Oracle
18 56 (18.86%) PHP
19 55 (18.52%) VB
20 54 (18.18%) MVC
21 53 (17.85%) VB.NET
22 52 (17.51%) SQL Server 2008
23 51 (17.17%) MS Excel
24 50 (16.84%) Ajax
25 45 (15.15%) Marketing
25 45 (15.15%) MySQL
26 44 (14.81%) .NET Framework
27 39 (13.13%) Linux
27 39 (13.13%) XHTML

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 31 (10.44%) CMS
2 22 (7.41%) MODX
3 14 (4.71%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.69%) IIS
5 6 (2.02%) Lync
5 6 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (2.02%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.67%) nginx
8 2 (0.67%) Mule
8 2 (0.67%) SAS
8 2 (0.67%) Apache
9 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.34%) WordPress
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 51 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.41%) MS Office
3 20 (6.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.37%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.67%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.67%) SPSS
5 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (3.37%) Oracle iProcurement
2 8 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.67%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.04%) Trello
2 2 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.05%) Internet
2 6 (2.02%) HTTP
3 3 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.01%) GPRS
3 3 (1.01%) UMTS
3 3 (1.01%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.34%) SSH
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
4 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (52.19%) SQL Server
2 52 (17.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (15.15%) MySQL
4 34 (11.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (6.40%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (3.03%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (2.36%) Informix
12 6 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.02%) DB2
13 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.68%) Big Data
13 5 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
16 2 (0.67%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 77 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 37 (12.46%) Git (software)
3 34 (11.45%) Subversion
4 26 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.37%) JIRA
6 7 (2.36%) JUnit
6 7 (2.36%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.02%) Mockito
7 6 (2.02%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.02%) Selenium
7 6 (2.02%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.02%) Introscope
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.67%) Xcode
9 1 (0.34%) Ant
9 1 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.34%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.34%) Aptana Studio
General
1 45 (15.15%) Marketing
2 31 (10.44%) Finance
3 7 (2.36%) Retail
4 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.35%) Publishing
6 2 (0.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) French Language
7 1 (0.34%) German Language
7 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 227 (76.43%) Developer
2 103 (34.68%) .NET Developer
3 55 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 47 (15.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (11.45%) Analyst
6 29 (9.76%) PHP Developer
7 28 (9.43%) VB.NET Developer
8 26 (8.75%) Web Developer
9 23 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (6.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.40%) Architect
12 16 (5.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 15 (5.05%) Senior Developer
13 15 (5.05%) Software Developer
14 13 (4.38%) Analyst Developer
15 12 (4.04%) Consultant
15 12 (4.04%) Applications Developer
16 11 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
16 11 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
17 10 (3.37%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (63.97%) .NET
2 154 (51.85%) HTML
3 121 (40.74%) CSS
4 114 (38.38%) ASP.NET
5 89 (29.97%) SOAP
6 86 (28.96%) Web Services
7 79 (26.60%) JSON
8 72 (24.24%) REST
9 50 (16.84%) Ajax
10 44 (14.81%) .NET Framework
11 39 (13.13%) XHTML
12 37 (12.46%) jQuery
13 35 (11.78%) XSLT
14 33 (11.11%) WCF
15 30 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (9.76%) LAMP
17 24 (8.08%) HTML5
18 20 (6.73%) WPF
19 19 (6.40%) WinForms
19 19 (6.40%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (4.38%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.03%) Social Media
4 8 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.02%) Open Source
5 6 (2.02%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.68%) NHS
7 4 (1.35%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.01%) iPhone
9 2 (0.67%) PDA
9 2 (0.67%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.67%) Informatics
9 2 (0.67%) Life Science
9 2 (0.67%) W3C
10 1 (0.34%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.13%) Linux
2 32 (10.77%) Windows
3 12 (4.04%) Android
3 12 (4.04%) UNIX
4 10 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.02%) AIX
6 4 (1.35%) Windows Phone 7
6 4 (1.35%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.01%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.67%) Debian
9 1 (0.34%) VMS
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.89%) OO
3 54 (18.18%) MVC
4 32 (10.77%) Scrum
4 32 (10.77%) CRM
5 31 (10.44%) Web Design
6 29 (9.76%) OO PHP
6 29 (9.76%) Migration
6 29 (9.76%) Project Management
7 28 (9.43%) UML
7 28 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 27 (9.09%) ETL
9 25 (8.42%) Software Engineering
10 23 (7.74%) Data Migration
11 22 (7.41%) OOP
11 22 (7.41%) User Stories
12 18 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.06%) Online Marketing
12 18 (6.06%) SOA
13 17 (5.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 194 (65.32%) SQL
2 156 (52.53%) C#
3 129 (43.43%) JavaScript
4 125 (42.09%) T-SQL
5 56 (18.86%) PHP
6 55 (18.52%) VB
7 53 (17.85%) VB.NET
8 35 (11.78%) Java
9 31 (10.44%) VBA
10 30 (10.10%) VB6
11 29 (9.76%) PHP5
12 7 (2.36%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.02%) XQuery
13 6 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.02%) Korn
14 5 (1.68%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.68%) Python
15 4 (1.35%) XPath
16 3 (1.01%) C++
17 2 (0.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 20 (6.73%) Degree
2 10 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.69%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.69%) ISEB
3 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.02%) HNC
4 6 (2.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.12%) QA
2 11 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.67%) HL7
3 2 (0.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.35%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 87 (29.29%) Microsoft
2 56 (18.86%) Oracle
3 17 (5.72%) IBM
4 14 (4.71%) DevExpress
5 8 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.69%) Perforce
6 7 (2.36%) Google
7 6 (2.02%) Compuware
7 6 (2.02%) HP
8 4 (1.35%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.35%) Apple
9 3 (1.01%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.01%) SAP
9 3 (1.01%) Adobe
9 3 (1.01%) Sencha
10 2 (0.67%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.67%) Informatica
11 1 (0.34%) Teradata
11 1 (0.34%) Sybase
11 1 (0.34%) JBoss
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
In View Technology
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa dependant on experience plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
In View Technology
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa dependant on experience plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Tectre Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 per year dependent on proven experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Blue Town Online
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago