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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 41 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 103 133 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.94% 6.77% 9.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.76% 15.59% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 93 99 133
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +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
698 853 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.28% 43.39% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 594 732 662
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Warrington -3 28 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Chester +1 20 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Knutsford 0 17 £34,500 -10.96% 1
Crewe -4 9 £40,000 - 3
Runcorn - 6 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield +14 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Northwich - 5 £50,000 - 1
Wilmslow +2 1 £38,777 +3.40%
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 107 (59.44%) .NET
2 98 (54.44%) Web Services
3 94 (52.22%) SQL
4 93 (51.67%) C#
4 93 (51.67%) HTML
5 92 (51.11%) JavaScript
6 87 (48.33%) SQL Server
7 71 (39.44%) CSS
8 63 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (33.89%) jQuery
10 55 (30.56%) ASP.NET
11 51 (28.33%) MVC
12 50 (27.78%) WCF
13 48 (26.67%) Windows
14 47 (26.11%) .NET Framework
15 46 (25.56%) MS Excel
15 46 (25.56%) Microsoft
15 46 (25.56%) Finance
16 43 (23.89%) Java
17 41 (22.78%) SOAP
18 39 (21.67%) REST
19 38 (21.11%) Visual Studio
20 35 (19.44%) Entity Framework
21 32 (17.78%) JSON
21 32 (17.78%) Ajax
22 29 (16.11%) Software Engineering
22 29 (16.11%) HTML5
23 28 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 27 (15.00%) WinForms
24 27 (15.00%) SDLC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (6.11%) SharePoint
1 11 (6.11%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (6.11%) CMS
2 10 (5.56%) Node.js
2 10 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.33%) Drupal
3 6 (3.33%) WordPress
4 5 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.78%) IIS
4 5 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.67%) Apache
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.11%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 46 (25.56%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.22%) MS Visio
2 13 (7.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (6.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (3.33%) Magento
4 2 (1.11%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.89%) SSL
2 15 (8.33%) HTTP
3 12 (6.67%) FTP
4 10 (5.56%) Wireless
5 9 (5.00%) DNS
6 7 (3.89%) Internet
6 7 (3.89%) Firewall
6 7 (3.89%) Network Security
6 7 (3.89%) VPN
7 6 (3.33%) PuTTY
7 6 (3.33%) SSH
7 6 (3.33%) HTTPS
7 6 (3.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.78%) Intranet
9 2 (1.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (14.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (10.56%) MySQL
5 15 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.89%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.33%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.56%) DB2
12 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.56%) Big Data
12 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (21.11%) Visual Studio
2 25 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (10.56%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.78%) Subversion
5 12 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (5.00%) JIRA
7 8 (4.44%) MSTest
8 6 (3.33%) HP UFT
8 6 (3.33%) Grunt
9 5 (2.78%) JUnit
10 4 (2.22%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.67%) Ant
11 3 (1.67%) Selenium
12 2 (1.11%) Metasploit
12 2 (1.11%) FxCop
12 2 (1.11%) StyleCop
12 2 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (1.11%) AppScan
General
1 46 (25.56%) Finance
2 13 (7.22%) Retail
3 8 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.89%) Back Office
5 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.67%) Banking
5 3 (1.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 117 (65.00%) Developer
2 36 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 32 (17.78%) Software Developer
4 30 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 27 (15.00%) Analyst
6 16 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
8 12 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.89%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Consultant
11 7 (3.89%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.33%) Programmer
12 6 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (59.44%) .NET
2 98 (54.44%) Web Services
3 93 (51.67%) HTML
4 71 (39.44%) CSS
5 61 (33.89%) jQuery
6 55 (30.56%) ASP.NET
7 50 (27.78%) WCF
8 47 (26.11%) .NET Framework
9 41 (22.78%) SOAP
10 39 (21.67%) REST
11 35 (19.44%) Entity Framework
12 32 (17.78%) Ajax
12 32 (17.78%) JSON
13 29 (16.11%) HTML5
14 27 (15.00%) WinForms
15 24 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 21 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (11.67%) XSLT
17 20 (11.11%) WPF
18 17 (9.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.44%) N-Tier
2 14 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.89%) User Experience
5 6 (3.33%) TRADACOMS
6 2 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.11%) PMI
6 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.11%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.11%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.67%) Windows
2 25 (13.89%) Linux
3 19 (10.56%) Android
3 19 (10.56%) Apple iOS
4 16 (8.89%) Windows Phone
4 16 (8.89%) Windows Phone 7
5 3 (1.67%) CentOS
5 3 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.11%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.11%) AIX
6 2 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.33%) MVC
3 29 (16.11%) Software Engineering
4 27 (15.00%) SDLC
5 20 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 20 (11.11%) OOP
6 18 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 18 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (9.44%) TDD
8 16 (8.89%) CRM
8 16 (8.89%) MVVM
9 15 (8.33%) SOA
10 14 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.22%) ETL
11 13 (7.22%) Project Management
11 13 (7.22%) Automated Testing
12 12 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (6.67%) Web Development
12 12 (6.67%) Scrum
12 12 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 94 (52.22%) SQL
2 93 (51.67%) C#
3 92 (51.11%) JavaScript
4 43 (23.89%) Java
5 21 (11.67%) VB.NET
6 19 (10.56%) PHP
7 18 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.11%) C++
9 9 (5.00%) VB
9 9 (5.00%) PHP5
10 7 (3.89%) Python
10 7 (3.89%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.22%) C
13 3 (1.67%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.11%) Perl
15 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (11.11%) Degree
2 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.33%) ISEB
4 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.11%) HL7
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.44%) Oracle
3 16 (8.89%) Apple
4 8 (4.44%) VMware
5 6 (3.33%) webMethods
5 6 (3.33%) SAP
6 4 (2.22%) Cisco
7 2 (1.11%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.11%) Adobe
7 2 (1.11%) Ektron
8 1 (0.56%) Zend
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
Warrington, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £40,000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25-34K
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + premium company car + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago