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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 15 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 13 9 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.43% 4.29% 14.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.07% 9.18% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 41
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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
54 98 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 30.86% 46.67% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 90 183
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 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 (88.46%) Java
2 22 (84.62%) JIRA
3 19 (73.08%) J2EE
3 19 (73.08%) Oracle
3 19 (73.08%) JSP
4 18 (69.23%) Tomcat
4 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
5 16 (61.54%) SQL
6 14 (53.85%) HTML
6 14 (53.85%) JUnit
6 14 (53.85%) Web Services
7 12 (46.15%) MVC
7 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
8 11 (42.31%) JPA
8 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
8 11 (42.31%) Spring
8 11 (42.31%) Ajax
8 11 (42.31%) Selenium
8 11 (42.31%) Ant
8 11 (42.31%) JDBC
8 11 (42.31%) Struts
8 11 (42.31%) Eclipse
8 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
9 10 (38.46%) Spring MVC
9 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
10 9 (34.62%) REST
10 9 (34.62%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 18 (69.23%) Tomcat
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (26.92%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) JIRA
2 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
3 14 (53.85%) JUnit
4 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 11 (42.31%) Selenium
5 11 (42.31%) Ant
5 11 (42.31%) Eclipse
6 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
7 7 (26.92%) JMeter
8 4 (15.38%) Maven
8 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
9 3 (11.54%) Toad
10 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
11 1 (3.85%) Mockito
11 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
11 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Java Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 17 (65.38%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) J2EE
1 19 (73.08%) JSP
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) Web Services
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) JPA
4 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
4 11 (42.31%) Spring
4 11 (42.31%) Ajax
4 11 (42.31%) JDBC
4 11 (42.31%) Struts
5 10 (38.46%) Spring MVC
6 9 (34.62%) REST
6 9 (34.62%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
8 2 (7.69%) HTML5
9 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Line Management
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) XAML
6 1 (3.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
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