The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 24 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing XML 20 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.60% 7.98% 26.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.64% 20.39% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 49
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,400 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 103 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.66% 39.16% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 81
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Cheshire

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 14 (46.67%) CSS
5 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
5 13 (43.33%) .NET
6 12 (40.00%) Java
6 12 (40.00%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) C#
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 9 (30.00%) J2EE
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) JIRA
9 8 (26.67%) Spring
9 8 (26.67%) Ajax
9 8 (26.67%) XSL
10 7 (23.33%) SOAP
10 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
10 7 (23.33%) WSDL
10 7 (23.33%) IBM
10 7 (23.33%) JAX-RPC
10 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
10 7 (23.33%) Perforce
10 7 (23.33%) MVC
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) Relational Database

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (6.67%) Mule
4 2 (6.67%) nginx
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 5 (16.67%) Informix
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.67%) OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (30.00%) JIRA
3 6 (20.00%) JUnit
4 5 (16.67%) Introscope
4 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.67%) Mockito
4 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
3 1 (3.33%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.33%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 13 (43.33%) .NET
5 9 (30.00%) J2EE
6 8 (26.67%) Spring
6 8 (26.67%) Ajax
6 8 (26.67%) XSL
7 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 7 (23.33%) WSDL
7 7 (23.33%) JAX-RPC
7 7 (23.33%) jQuery
8 6 (20.00%) XSLT
9 5 (16.67%) JDBC
9 5 (16.67%) Servlets
9 5 (16.67%) JSON
9 5 (16.67%) RESTful
9 5 (16.67%) PowerMock
9 5 (16.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.67%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (6.67%) Debian
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Android Development
4 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Management
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (16.67%) VBA
6 5 (16.67%) VB
6 5 (16.67%) VB6
7 4 (13.33%) PHP
8 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (6.67%) XPath
9 2 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) Python
10 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) IBM
2 7 (23.33%) Perforce
3 5 (16.67%) Compuware
3 5 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
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