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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 20 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 13 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.30% 4.66% 9.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.03% 10.40% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 17
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £38,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
59 125 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.15% 44.80% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 113 91
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
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 28 May 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) JIRA
4 15 (60.00%) Web Services
5 14 (56.00%) Tomcat
5 14 (56.00%) JSP
5 14 (56.00%) J2EE
5 14 (56.00%) Oracle
6 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (40.00%) SOAP
8 9 (36.00%) MySQL
8 9 (36.00%) VMware
8 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (36.00%) REST
8 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
9 8 (32.00%) HTML
9 8 (32.00%) JUnit
10 7 (28.00%) MVC
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (28.00%) Selenium
10 7 (28.00%) Ajax
10 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (24.00%) jQuery
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 5 (20.00%) Struts

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (56.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
2 3 (12.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) 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 17 (68.00%) JIRA
2 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (32.00%) JUnit
5 7 (28.00%) Selenium
5 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
6 5 (20.00%) Ant
6 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (16.00%) JMeter
8 3 (12.00%) Toad
8 3 (12.00%) Maven
8 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
9 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
10 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Software Programmer
8 2 (8.00%) Java Programmer
8 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Programmer
8 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Web Services
2 14 (56.00%) JSP
2 14 (56.00%) J2EE
3 10 (40.00%) SOAP
4 9 (36.00%) REST
5 8 (32.00%) HTML
6 7 (28.00%) Ajax
7 6 (24.00%) jQuery
8 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (20.00%) Struts
8 5 (20.00%) JDBC
8 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 5 (20.00%) Spring
8 5 (20.00%) JPA
9 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 2 (8.00%) HTML5
10 2 (8.00%) WCF
10 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (8.00%) CSS
10 2 (8.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) MVC
1 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Line Management
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.00%) BDD
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) OOD
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) XAML
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
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