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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 23 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing XML 6 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.66% 6.81% 5.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 20.00% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 13
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,625 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.56%
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
56 65 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 52.83% 34.03% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 91
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (65.00%) SQL
1 13 (65.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) JUnit
5 9 (45.00%) SOAP
5 9 (45.00%) Spring
6 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 8 (40.00%) REST
6 8 (40.00%) JDBC
6 8 (40.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle
7 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (35.00%) Maven
7 7 (35.00%) JSON
8 6 (30.00%) JIRA
8 6 (30.00%) Selenium
8 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (25.00%) C#
9 5 (25.00%) Ant
9 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (25.00%) JSP
9 5 (25.00%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) JUnit
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Maven
3 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) JIRA
3 6 (30.00%) Selenium
4 5 (25.00%) Ant
4 5 (25.00%) Mockito
5 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 4 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (10.00%) Toad
7 1 (5.00%) Gradle
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) SOAP
2 9 (45.00%) Spring
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) JDBC
3 8 (40.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) REST
4 7 (35.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) JPA
6 4 (20.00%) Spring Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Struts
6 4 (20.00%) WCF
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Zend
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