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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 46 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 79 167 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.87% 9.73% 12.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.28% 20.57% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57 127 187
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
595 812 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.68% 47.29% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 484 659 665
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Chester +11 13 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Warrington -40 11 £43,500 +20.83% 6
Crewe -2 10 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Wilmslow - 4 £32,500 - 1
Runcorn -4 3 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield -18 1 £35,000 +22.80%
Northwich - 1 £32,500 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 92 (63.01%) .NET
2 87 (59.59%) SQL Server
3 85 (58.22%) C#
4 78 (53.42%) Web Services
5 75 (51.37%) JavaScript
6 74 (50.68%) SQL
7 71 (48.63%) HTML
8 62 (42.47%) MVC
9 60 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (36.99%) .NET Framework
11 53 (36.30%) ASP.NET
12 49 (33.56%) CSS
12 49 (33.56%) Finance
13 47 (32.19%) SOAP
14 46 (31.51%) jQuery
15 45 (30.82%) WCF
16 44 (30.14%) REST
17 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
18 40 (27.40%) Java
19 36 (24.66%) JSON
20 35 (23.97%) Windows
21 34 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
22 31 (21.23%) MS Excel
23 29 (19.86%) WinForms
23 29 (19.86%) Git (software)
24 28 (19.18%) Degree
25 26 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
25 26 (17.81%) Entity Framework
26 24 (16.44%) Scrum
27 22 (15.07%) TDD

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (10.27%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.85%) IIS
3 6 (4.11%) Apache
3 6 (4.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.42%) CMS
5 3 (2.05%) Node.js
5 3 (2.05%) JBoss
5 3 (2.05%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.05%) WordPress
5 3 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 31 (21.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.11%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.11%) MS Project
3 3 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (8.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.05%) Silverpop
3 2 (1.37%) IaaS
3 2 (1.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.59%) HTTP
2 13 (8.90%) SSL
3 8 (5.48%) Network Security
3 8 (5.48%) DNS
3 8 (5.48%) Wireless
3 8 (5.48%) Firewall
4 7 (4.79%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.42%) VPN
6 4 (2.74%) Internet
7 2 (1.37%) LDAP
7 2 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.37%) GPRS
7 2 (1.37%) LAN
7 2 (1.37%) UMTS
7 2 (1.37%) FTP
7 2 (1.37%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.68%) NAS
8 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (59.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (10.96%) MySQL
4 16 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.74%) QlikView
7 4 (2.74%) DB2
7 4 (2.74%) OLTP
7 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.37%) SSDT
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (19.86%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.38%) Visual Studio
3 16 (10.96%) JIRA
4 15 (10.27%) Jenkins
4 15 (10.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.16%) NUnit
6 8 (5.48%) Selenium
6 8 (5.48%) Subversion
7 7 (4.79%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.79%) JUnit
8 4 (2.74%) JMeter
8 4 (2.74%) Ant
8 4 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.74%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (2.05%) Toad
9 3 (2.05%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (2.05%) Maven
General
1 49 (33.56%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) Retail
3 10 (6.85%) Back Office
4 6 (4.11%) Banking
4 6 (4.11%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.05%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (72.60%) Developer
2 35 (23.97%) .NET Developer
3 33 (22.60%) C# Developer
4 27 (18.49%) Software Developer
5 14 (9.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (6.85%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Tester
10 7 (4.79%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.79%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Analyst
12 5 (3.42%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.42%) Programmer
12 5 (3.42%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.42%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (63.01%) .NET
2 78 (53.42%) Web Services
3 71 (48.63%) HTML
4 54 (36.99%) .NET Framework
5 53 (36.30%) ASP.NET
6 49 (33.56%) CSS
7 47 (32.19%) SOAP
8 46 (31.51%) jQuery
9 45 (30.82%) WCF
10 44 (30.14%) REST
11 36 (24.66%) JSON
12 34 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (19.86%) WinForms
14 26 (17.81%) Entity Framework
15 21 (14.38%) HTML5
16 20 (13.70%) WPF
16 20 (13.70%) Ajax
17 17 (11.64%) J2EE
18 16 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (10.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) N-Tier
2 12 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.48%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.74%) User Experience
6 3 (2.05%) Social Media
6 3 (2.05%) VUI
6 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.05%) IVR
6 3 (2.05%) Statistics
6 3 (2.05%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.37%) iPhone
7 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.37%) BYOD
7 2 (1.37%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) W3C
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.97%) Windows
2 16 (10.96%) Apple iOS
3 14 (9.59%) Android
4 12 (8.22%) Linux
5 10 (6.85%) Windows Phone
6 9 (6.16%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.37%) UNIX
7 2 (1.37%) AIX
7 2 (1.37%) Windows CE
7 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.37%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.37%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.47%) MVC
2 60 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (16.44%) Scrum
5 22 (15.07%) TDD
6 21 (14.38%) Unit Testing
7 18 (12.33%) Software Engineering
8 17 (11.64%) SOA
9 16 (10.96%) CRM
10 14 (9.59%) Automated Testing
11 12 (8.22%) OOP
11 12 (8.22%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.53%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (6.85%) OO
13 10 (6.85%) UML
13 10 (6.85%) Document Management
13 10 (6.85%) MVVM
14 9 (6.16%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (5.48%) Risk Management
15 8 (5.48%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 85 (58.22%) C#
2 75 (51.37%) JavaScript
3 74 (50.68%) SQL
4 40 (27.40%) Java
5 20 (13.70%) T-SQL
6 17 (11.64%) VB.NET
7 12 (8.22%) VB
8 8 (5.48%) VBA
8 8 (5.48%) C++
9 7 (4.79%) PHP
9 7 (4.79%) C
10 4 (2.74%) PHP5
10 4 (2.74%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.37%) Python
12 2 (1.37%) Perl
12 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 28 (19.18%) Degree
2 15 (10.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
System Software
1 9 (6.16%) Hyper-V
1 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.70%) Oracle
3 11 (7.53%) Apple
4 9 (6.16%) VMware
5 4 (2.74%) Cisco
6 3 (2.05%) Eloqua
6 3 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.05%) IBM
6 3 (2.05%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.37%) Adobe
7 2 (1.37%) Ektron
8 1 (0.68%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.68%) Dell
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington WA1
6 Talent
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 16 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 + Benefits: Bonus; Car allowance; Staff discount
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago