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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 55 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 67 142 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.91% 7.79% 11.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.88% 16.44% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 55 119 191
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
616 864 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.92% 47.39% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 500 704 778
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +10 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Warrington -39 8 £43,500 +16.00% 7
Wilmslow - 7 £32,500 -
Crewe +1 6 £32,500 - 3
Alderley Edge - 6 £30,000 -
Macclesfield -14 5 £33,500 +17.54% 2
Knutsford -12 2 £30,000 - 2
Northwich +7 1 £32,500 -
Runcorn -2 1 £40,000 - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 94 (65.73%) .NET
2 86 (60.14%) SQL Server
3 82 (57.34%) C#
3 82 (57.34%) HTML
3 82 (57.34%) JavaScript
4 79 (55.24%) SQL
5 68 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (43.36%) Web Services
7 60 (41.96%) CSS
8 56 (39.16%) MVC
9 55 (38.46%) ASP.NET
10 50 (34.97%) jQuery
11 48 (33.57%) .NET Framework
12 46 (32.17%) Java
13 43 (30.07%) SOAP
14 41 (28.67%) Finance
15 39 (27.27%) JSON
16 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
16 38 (26.57%) REST
17 37 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (25.17%) WCF
19 33 (23.08%) HTML5
20 32 (22.38%) Git (software)
20 32 (22.38%) MS Excel
21 28 (19.58%) Windows
21 28 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
22 27 (18.88%) Degree
23 26 (18.18%) Ajax
24 24 (16.78%) WinForms
24 24 (16.78%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (13.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.69%) IIS
3 9 (6.29%) Apache
3 9 (6.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (6.29%) CMS
4 8 (5.59%) Umbraco
4 8 (5.59%) WordPress
5 5 (3.50%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.10%) JBoss
6 3 (2.10%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.70%) Node.js
8 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (22.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.59%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.40%) Mingle
4 1 (0.70%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) MS Office
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (6.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.99%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (5.59%) Silverpop
5 2 (1.40%) IaaS
5 2 (1.40%) Trello
5 2 (1.40%) PaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Office 365
6 1 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.49%) HTTP
2 7 (4.90%) SSL
3 5 (3.50%) Wireless
4 4 (2.80%) Network Security
4 4 (2.80%) Firewall
4 4 (2.80%) DNS
4 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.10%) VPN
5 3 (2.10%) Internet
6 2 (1.40%) LDAP
6 2 (1.40%) GPRS
6 2 (1.40%) UMTS
6 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.40%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.70%) NAS
7 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (60.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (13.99%) MySQL
4 15 (10.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (9.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.80%) QlikView
9 4 (2.80%) OLTP
10 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.10%) DB2
11 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.40%) SSDT
12 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 32 (22.38%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.69%) JIRA
3 18 (12.59%) Visual Studio
4 16 (11.19%) Jenkins
5 15 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (9.09%) Selenium
7 11 (7.69%) JUnit
8 10 (6.99%) SoapUI
9 9 (6.29%) NUnit
10 8 (5.59%) Subversion
10 8 (5.59%) Ant
10 8 (5.59%) Eclipse
11 7 (4.90%) JMeter
12 6 (4.20%) Cucumber
13 4 (2.80%) Mercurial
13 4 (2.80%) Maven
14 3 (2.10%) Toad
14 3 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (1.40%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (28.67%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Retail
3 8 (5.59%) Back Office
3 8 (5.59%) Marketing
4 5 (3.50%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.80%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (78.32%) Developer
2 40 (27.97%) .NET Developer
3 27 (18.88%) C# Developer
4 18 (12.59%) Software Developer
5 16 (11.19%) Java Developer
6 15 (10.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 13 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
8 12 (8.39%) Tester
9 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.29%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (6.29%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.90%) Senior Tester
12 5 (3.50%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Web Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Analyst
13 4 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (2.80%) Automation Tester
14 3 (2.10%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (65.73%) .NET
2 82 (57.34%) HTML
3 62 (43.36%) Web Services
4 60 (41.96%) CSS
5 55 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 50 (34.97%) jQuery
7 48 (33.57%) .NET Framework
8 43 (30.07%) SOAP
9 39 (27.27%) JSON
10 38 (26.57%) REST
11 37 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (25.17%) WCF
13 33 (23.08%) HTML5
14 26 (18.18%) Ajax
15 24 (16.78%) WinForms
16 21 (14.69%) JSP
16 21 (14.69%) J2EE
17 17 (11.89%) WPF
18 15 (10.49%) Entity Framework
18 15 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (5.59%) Social Media
3 8 (5.59%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.80%) User Experience
5 3 (2.10%) VUI
5 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.10%) IVR
5 3 (2.10%) Statistics
5 3 (2.10%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.40%) iPhone
6 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.40%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.40%) BYOD
6 2 (1.40%) iPad
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.58%) Windows
2 11 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.29%) Android
4 7 (4.90%) Linux
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (1.40%) UNIX
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.40%) Windows CE
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (39.16%) MVC
3 28 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (15.38%) TDD
5 21 (14.69%) Scrum
5 21 (14.69%) Unit Testing
6 19 (13.29%) CRM
7 16 (11.19%) Automated Testing
8 15 (10.49%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.09%) SOA
10 11 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.99%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (6.99%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (6.29%) Web Development
13 8 (5.59%) Email Marketing
13 8 (5.59%) UML
13 8 (5.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (4.90%) DevOps
14 7 (4.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 82 (57.34%) C#
1 82 (57.34%) JavaScript
2 79 (55.24%) SQL
3 46 (32.17%) Java
4 20 (13.99%) T-SQL
4 20 (13.99%) VB.NET
5 11 (7.69%) VB
6 10 (6.99%) C
6 10 (6.99%) C++
7 8 (5.59%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.59%) VBA
8 5 (3.50%) PHP
9 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.40%) Ruby
10 2 (1.40%) PHP5
10 2 (1.40%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.70%) VB6
11 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (18.88%) Degree
2 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (6.99%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.78%) Oracle
3 10 (6.99%) VMware
4 9 (6.29%) Eloqua
5 8 (5.59%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.59%) EPiServer
6 5 (3.50%) Apple
7 4 (2.80%) IBM
8 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.70%) Ektron
8 1 (0.70%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco
8 1 (0.70%) Adobe
8 1 (0.70%) Dell
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 per annum + usual benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago