The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 22 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 6 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.44% 8.33% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 16.07% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 13
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.48% 51.85% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 47 50
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

XML
Salary Trend in Chester

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

XML Salary Trend in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for XML.

1 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) XSL
4 10 (71.43%) Scrum
4 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
4 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) QA
4 10 (71.43%) HTML5
5 9 (64.29%) Mobile Development
5 9 (64.29%) HL7
5 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (64.29%) Web Development
5 9 (64.29%) VB6
5 9 (64.29%) VBScript
5 9 (64.29%) VB
5 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
5 9 (64.29%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 10 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 10 (71.43%) Software Developer
4 9 (64.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (64.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (64.29%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 10 (71.43%) XSL
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) ADO
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) Mobile Development
2 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) SSADM
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) VB
3 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
3 9 (64.29%) VB6
3 9 (64.29%) VBScript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) QA
2 9 (64.29%) HL7
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft