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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 19 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 11 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.40% 4.49% 11.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 9.82% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 28
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
55 112 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.98% 45.71% 53.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 101 156
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £52,250
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 27 March 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (85.19%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) JIRA
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) J2EE
3 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 18 (66.67%) JSP
4 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
5 16 (59.26%) SQL
5 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
6 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
6 13 (48.15%) HTML
6 13 (48.15%) Web Services
7 12 (44.44%) JUnit
8 11 (40.74%) Selenium
9 10 (37.04%) jQuery
9 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (37.04%) REST
9 10 (37.04%) SoapUI
9 10 (37.04%) SOAP
9 10 (37.04%) MySQL
9 10 (37.04%) MVC
10 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 9 (33.33%) VMware
10 9 (33.33%) Spring
10 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
10 9 (33.33%) Struts
10 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
10 9 (33.33%) Ant
10 9 (33.33%) JDBC
10 9 (33.33%) JPA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 7 (25.93%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) JIRA
2 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
3 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
4 12 (44.44%) JUnit
5 11 (40.74%) Selenium
6 10 (37.04%) SoapUI
7 9 (33.33%) Ant
7 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (25.93%) JMeter
9 4 (14.81%) Maven
9 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
10 3 (11.11%) Toad
11 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
12 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (3.70%) Mockito
12 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
12 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 14 (51.85%) J2EE Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Automation Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) J2EE
1 18 (66.67%) JSP
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) SOAP
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
3 10 (37.04%) REST
4 9 (33.33%) JPA
4 9 (33.33%) Struts
4 9 (33.33%) JDBC
4 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 9 (33.33%) Spring
4 9 (33.33%) Ajax
5 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
1 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (25.93%) DevOps
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
3 4 (14.81%) BDD
3 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) XAML
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VBScript
7 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
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