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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 46 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 82 138 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.32% 8.17% 11.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.82% 15.66% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 77 124 228
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
758 881 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.98% 52.13% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 667 760 1144
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 £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Macclesfield -11 22 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Warrington -6 20 £36,250 +0.69% 1
Chester 0 16 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Wilmslow -4 7 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Crewe +7 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Knutsford -2 3 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Runcorn -6 2 £39,000 +6.84%
Ellesmere Port - 2 - -
Middlewich - 1 £31,000 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 127 (66.49%) SQL
2 123 (64.40%) .NET
3 118 (61.78%) HTML
4 110 (57.59%) JavaScript
5 102 (53.40%) SQL Server
6 100 (52.36%) C#
7 86 (45.03%) CSS
8 84 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (39.79%) ASP.NET
10 72 (37.70%) Web Services
11 68 (35.60%) Java
12 53 (27.75%) SOAP
13 50 (26.18%) jQuery
14 49 (25.65%) XSLT
14 49 (25.65%) MVC
15 48 (25.13%) Oracle
16 47 (24.61%) T-SQL
17 43 (22.51%) .NET Framework
18 40 (20.94%) Finance
19 39 (20.42%) HTML5
20 38 (19.90%) JSON
20 38 (19.90%) WCF
21 37 (19.37%) TDD
22 36 (18.85%) J2EE
22 36 (18.85%) Ajax
22 36 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
23 34 (17.80%) VB.NET
23 34 (17.80%) Git (software)
24 31 (16.23%) Relational Database
25 30 (15.71%) Windows

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (8.38%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 15 (7.85%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.81%) JBoss
4 12 (6.28%) Umbraco
4 12 (6.28%) WordPress
4 12 (6.28%) CMS
5 10 (5.24%) IIS
6 9 (4.71%) Apache
7 8 (4.19%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (2.62%) MODX
9 4 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.09%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (8.90%) Photoshop
2 14 (7.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.57%) Mingle
4 2 (1.05%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.52%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.57%) SAP Business One
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.05%) Exchequer
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.52%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.09%) Trello
4 3 (1.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.99%) HTTP
2 11 (5.76%) Internet
3 9 (4.71%) Wireless
4 5 (2.62%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.62%) VPN
5 4 (2.09%) SSL
6 2 (1.05%) Intranet
6 2 (1.05%) DNS
6 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.05%) LDAP
6 2 (1.05%) Network Security
6 2 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.05%) Firewall
7 1 (0.52%) SSH
7 1 (0.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (53.40%) SQL Server
2 31 (16.23%) Relational Database
3 29 (15.18%) MySQL
4 21 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (8.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (7.33%) RDBMS
8 11 (5.76%) DB2
9 9 (4.71%) Informix
9 9 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.66%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.57%) MS Access
12 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (1.57%) SAP HANA
12 3 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (17.80%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.09%) JIRA
3 22 (11.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (11.52%) Jenkins
4 21 (10.99%) Visual Studio
5 20 (10.47%) JUnit
5 20 (10.47%) Selenium
6 15 (7.85%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.24%) Ant
7 10 (5.24%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.71%) Mockito
9 8 (4.19%) Introscope
10 7 (3.66%) SoapUI
11 6 (3.14%) NUnit
12 5 (2.62%) CruiseControl
12 5 (2.62%) Subversion
12 5 (2.62%) Maven
12 5 (2.62%) JMeter
13 4 (2.09%) WebDriver
13 4 (2.09%) WATIR
General
1 40 (20.94%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Marketing
3 13 (6.81%) Retail
4 9 (4.71%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.09%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 148 (77.49%) Developer
2 46 (24.08%) .NET Developer
3 23 (12.04%) Java Developer
3 23 (12.04%) Senior Developer
4 20 (10.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 19 (9.95%) C# Developer
6 14 (7.33%) J2EE Developer
7 13 (6.81%) VB.NET Developer
8 12 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (5.76%) Applications Developer
9 11 (5.76%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.24%) Architect
10 10 (5.24%) Tester
10 10 (5.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.19%) Senior Tester
11 8 (4.19%) VB Developer
12 7 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.14%) VB6 Developer
13 6 (3.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (64.40%) .NET
2 118 (61.78%) HTML
3 86 (45.03%) CSS
4 76 (39.79%) ASP.NET
5 72 (37.70%) Web Services
6 53 (27.75%) SOAP
7 50 (26.18%) jQuery
8 49 (25.65%) XSLT
9 43 (22.51%) .NET Framework
10 39 (20.42%) HTML5
11 38 (19.90%) JSON
11 38 (19.90%) WCF
12 36 (18.85%) Ajax
12 36 (18.85%) J2EE
13 29 (15.18%) REST
14 23 (12.04%) CSS3
14 23 (12.04%) XSD
15 20 (10.47%) Spring
15 20 (10.47%) RESTful
15 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.85%) Social Media
2 12 (6.28%) N-Tier
3 11 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.19%) Open Source
5 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.14%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.62%) User Experience
8 4 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.57%) NHS
10 2 (1.05%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.05%) Biometrics
10 2 (1.05%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.52%) iPhone
11 1 (0.52%) Telematics
11 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.71%) Windows
2 17 (8.90%) Linux
3 14 (7.33%) UNIX
4 10 (5.24%) AIX
5 9 (4.71%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.66%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.65%) MVC
3 37 (19.37%) TDD
4 36 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (15.18%) OO
6 20 (10.47%) CRM
7 18 (9.42%) E-Commerce
7 18 (9.42%) Automated Testing
8 17 (8.90%) Scrum
9 16 (8.38%) SOA
10 14 (7.33%) OOP
11 12 (6.28%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.28%) Email Marketing
11 12 (6.28%) Customer Engagement
11 12 (6.28%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (5.76%) MVVM
12 11 (5.76%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.24%) Quality Management
14 9 (4.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 127 (66.49%) SQL
2 110 (57.59%) JavaScript
3 100 (52.36%) C#
4 68 (35.60%) Java
5 47 (24.61%) T-SQL
6 34 (17.80%) VB.NET
7 27 (14.14%) VB
8 14 (7.33%) Shell Script
9 13 (6.81%) PL/SQL
10 12 (6.28%) VBA
11 11 (5.76%) PHP
11 11 (5.76%) VB6
12 10 (5.24%) XPath
12 10 (5.24%) C++
13 8 (4.19%) C
14 7 (3.66%) Korn
15 5 (2.62%) Ruby
15 5 (2.62%) VBScript
16 3 (1.57%) XQuery
16 3 (1.57%) AWK
Qualifications
1 27 (14.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.33%) QA
2 10 (5.24%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) HL7
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (2.62%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (25.13%) Oracle
2 30 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.52%) IBM
4 14 (7.33%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (6.81%) Eloqua
6 12 (6.28%) EPiServer
7 8 (4.19%) Perforce
7 8 (4.19%) Compuware
7 8 (4.19%) HP
8 6 (3.14%) VMware
9 4 (2.09%) SAP
10 3 (1.57%) Adobe
10 3 (1.57%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.57%) Netezza
10 3 (1.57%) DevExpress
11 2 (1.05%) Sage
12 1 (0.52%) Veeam
12 1 (0.52%) Zend
12 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.52%) Google
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire, Manchester (SK9)
Guru Careers
Salary: £26 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Macclesfield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salaries + full benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago