The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing XML 14 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.80% 6.88% 6.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.44% 20.00% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £27,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +11.11%
XML
Cheshire

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
72 85 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.95% 34.41% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 76 79
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 7 July 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (68.00%) Web Services
3 14 (56.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle
4 13 (52.00%) JIRA
5 12 (48.00%) J2EE
6 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
6 11 (44.00%) JSP
7 10 (40.00%) MySQL
8 9 (36.00%) SOAP
8 9 (36.00%) Ajax
8 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (32.00%) REST
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (32.00%) VMware
10 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (24.00%) Line Management
11 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) MVC
11 6 (24.00%) SSL
11 6 (24.00%) VPN
11 6 (24.00%) PHP
11 6 (24.00%) HTML
12 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 5 (20.00%) JDBC
12 5 (20.00%) JUnit

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) VPN
1 6 (24.00%) SSL
2 5 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) JIRA
2 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.00%) JUnit
5 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (16.00%) Ant
6 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (12.00%) Selenium
7 2 (8.00%) JMeter
7 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.00%) Toad
8 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
8 1 (4.00%) Maven
8 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Programmer
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Programmer
5 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Web Services
2 12 (48.00%) J2EE
3 11 (44.00%) JSP
4 9 (36.00%) SOAP
4 9 (36.00%) Ajax
5 8 (32.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) LAMP
7 5 (20.00%) JDBC
7 5 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (16.00%) JPA
8 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Struts
9 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (8.00%) WCF
11 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
11 1 (4.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
1 6 (24.00%) Line Management
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) OOD
5 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.00%) BDD
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) XAML
6 1 (4.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
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