The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 134 95 132
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +37
Permanent jobs citing XSL 3 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 1.56% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 3.12% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 3
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
XSL
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
764 834 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.45% 50.09% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 668 734 825
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
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% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XSL across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XSL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSL across the Cheshire region.

XSL Salary Trend in Cheshire

XSL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

XSL Salary Histogram in Cheshire

XSL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Knutsford -8 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Chester -4 1 £32,500 -32.98%
XSL
North West

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) J2EE
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Perforce
4 8 (72.73%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (72.73%) Informix
4 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
4 8 (72.73%) N-Tier
4 8 (72.73%) HTTP
4 8 (72.73%) WSDL
4 8 (72.73%) RDBMS
4 8 (72.73%) IBM
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (72.73%) JAX-RPC
4 8 (72.73%) Compuware
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle
4 8 (72.73%) JUnit
4 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) JDBC
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 8 (72.73%) SOAP
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) Spring
4 8 (72.73%) WebSphere

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (72.73%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) HTTP
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Informix
1 8 (72.73%) RDBMS
1 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Introscope
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
1 8 (72.73%) Mockito
1 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
1 8 (72.73%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) J2EE
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 8 (72.73%) SOAP
4 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) JDBC
4 8 (72.73%) WSDL
4 8 (72.73%) JAX-RPC
4 8 (72.73%) Spring
4 8 (72.73%) JSON
4 8 (72.73%) RESTful
4 8 (72.73%) PowerMock
4 8 (72.73%) JAX-RS
5 6 (54.55%) Servlets
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) N-Tier
1 8 (72.73%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
1 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
3 2 (18.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
1 8 (72.73%) Compuware
1 8 (72.73%) HP
1 8 (72.73%) Perforce