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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 37 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 118 163 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.03% 10.17% 10.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.20% 21.22% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85 141 212
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
831 768 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.48% 47.91% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 713 691 831
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
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 12 September 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 12 September 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 -18 28 £35,000 - 3
Knutsford -3 18 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Chester -17 13 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Crewe 0 11 - - 2
Macclesfield -14 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Wilmslow -2 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 186 (65.26%) SQL
1 186 (65.26%) .NET
2 160 (56.14%) SQL Server
3 152 (53.33%) HTML
4 146 (51.23%) C#
5 127 (44.56%) JavaScript
6 124 (43.51%) T-SQL
7 114 (40.00%) CSS
8 106 (37.19%) ASP.NET
8 106 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
9 91 (31.93%) Web Services
10 78 (27.37%) SOAP
11 68 (23.86%) OO
12 67 (23.51%) JSON
13 65 (22.81%) Microsoft
14 64 (22.46%) Oracle
15 62 (21.75%) Visual Studio
16 60 (21.05%) VB
17 59 (20.70%) VB.NET
18 57 (20.00%) MVC
19 54 (18.95%) XSLT
20 52 (18.25%) .NET Framework
21 51 (17.89%) REST
22 48 (16.84%) PHP
23 47 (16.49%) Java
24 46 (16.14%) Ajax
25 45 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
26 42 (14.74%) jQuery
27 40 (14.04%) WCF
28 37 (12.98%) MySQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 22 (7.72%) CMS
2 21 (7.37%) MODX
3 14 (4.91%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.51%) IIS
5 8 (2.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (2.81%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (2.11%) Lync
7 5 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.05%) Apache
9 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.70%) SAS
10 2 (0.70%) nginx
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.35%) WordPress
11 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.67%) MS Office
3 17 (5.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.21%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.70%) SPSS
5 2 (0.70%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (3.51%) Oracle iProcurement
2 7 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.05%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.70%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.70%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.56%) Trello
2 3 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.96%) Internet
2 9 (3.16%) HTTP
3 7 (2.46%) Wireless
4 5 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) GPRS
5 1 (0.35%) UMTS
5 1 (0.35%) FTP
5 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 45 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (12.98%) MySQL
4 36 (12.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (9.82%) Relational Database
6 24 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (3.86%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.51%) DB2
9 10 (3.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.16%) Informix
11 6 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (1.05%) MS Access
14 3 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (21.75%) Visual Studio
2 34 (11.93%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (8.42%) Subversion
5 12 (4.21%) JIRA
6 11 (3.86%) JUnit
7 10 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.16%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.16%) Selenium
9 8 (2.81%) Introscope
9 8 (2.81%) Mockito
10 7 (2.46%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (1.05%) Ant
13 2 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.70%) Xcode
13 2 (0.70%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.35%) WATIR
14 1 (0.35%) Maven
General
1 36 (12.63%) Finance
2 33 (11.58%) Marketing
3 15 (5.26%) Retail
4 7 (2.46%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
7 1 (0.35%) French Language
7 1 (0.35%) German Language
7 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 215 (75.44%) Developer
2 95 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 41 (14.39%) C# Developer
4 37 (12.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (10.18%) VB.NET Developer
6 25 (8.77%) Analyst
7 24 (8.42%) Web Developer
8 20 (7.02%) PHP Developer
9 18 (6.32%) Senior Developer
10 17 (5.96%) Architect
11 16 (5.61%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (5.26%) Consultant
13 14 (4.91%) Applications Developer
14 12 (4.21%) Analyst Developer
14 12 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (3.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 11 (3.86%) Java Developer
16 9 (3.16%) Senior Consultant
16 9 (3.16%) E-Business Consultant
16 9 (3.16%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (65.26%) .NET
2 152 (53.33%) HTML
3 114 (40.00%) CSS
4 106 (37.19%) ASP.NET
5 91 (31.93%) Web Services
6 78 (27.37%) SOAP
7 67 (23.51%) JSON
8 54 (18.95%) XSLT
9 52 (18.25%) .NET Framework
10 51 (17.89%) REST
11 46 (16.14%) Ajax
12 42 (14.74%) jQuery
13 40 (14.04%) WCF
14 31 (10.88%) XHTML
15 24 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (8.07%) J2EE
17 22 (7.72%) XSD
17 22 (7.72%) HTML5
17 22 (7.72%) LINQ
18 20 (7.02%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (3.86%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.16%) User Experience
4 8 (2.81%) Open Source
5 7 (2.46%) Social Media
6 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.40%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.40%) NHS
8 3 (1.05%) W3C
8 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.70%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.70%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.70%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.70%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.70%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.70%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.70%) Informatics
9 2 (0.70%) Life Science
9 2 (0.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.28%) Linux
2 30 (10.53%) Windows
3 16 (5.61%) UNIX
4 13 (4.56%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.21%) Android
6 10 (3.51%) AIX
7 2 (0.70%) Debian
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.35%) VMS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.86%) OO
3 57 (20.00%) MVC
4 36 (12.63%) Scrum
5 28 (9.82%) Project Management
6 27 (9.47%) ETL
6 27 (9.47%) OOP
6 27 (9.47%) TDD
7 26 (9.12%) CRM
8 25 (8.77%) UML
8 25 (8.77%) Software Engineering
9 24 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (8.07%) Web Design
10 23 (8.07%) Migration
11 22 (7.72%) SOA
12 21 (7.37%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.02%) Data Migration
13 20 (7.02%) OO PHP
14 19 (6.67%) MVVM
15 18 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 186 (65.26%) SQL
2 146 (51.23%) C#
3 127 (44.56%) JavaScript
4 124 (43.51%) T-SQL
5 60 (21.05%) VB
6 59 (20.70%) VB.NET
7 48 (16.84%) PHP
8 47 (16.49%) Java
9 31 (10.88%) VBA
10 29 (10.18%) VB6
11 20 (7.02%) PHP5
12 11 (3.86%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.16%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.46%) Korn
14 7 (2.46%) XPath
15 6 (2.11%) XQuery
16 5 (1.75%) Python
17 3 (1.05%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.05%) AWK
17 3 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (8.77%) Degree
2 10 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.11%) HNC
3 6 (2.11%) HND
4 3 (1.05%) ISEB
4 3 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.18%) QA
2 9 (3.16%) SLA
3 8 (2.81%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.40%) HL7
5 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 64 (22.46%) Oracle
3 22 (7.72%) IBM
4 12 (4.21%) DevExpress
5 9 (3.16%) JBoss
6 8 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.81%) Perforce
6 8 (2.81%) Compuware
6 8 (2.81%) HP
7 6 (2.11%) SAP
8 5 (1.75%) Google
9 4 (1.40%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.40%) Adobe
10 3 (1.05%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.05%) Netezza
11 2 (0.70%) Sage
11 2 (0.70%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.70%) Informatica
11 2 (0.70%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.35%) Apple
Chester, Cheshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 25 days ago