The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 31 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.04% 9.35% 17.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.03% 19.21% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £24,200 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 203 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.37% 48.68% 59.43%
Number of salaries quoted 123 125 90
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Cheshire

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 17 April 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Chester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 23 (67.65%) Java
4 20 (58.82%) J2EE
4 20 (58.82%) Web Services
5 16 (47.06%) JDBC
6 15 (44.12%) XSL
6 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
7 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 14 (41.18%) JIRA
8 12 (35.29%) Integration Testing
8 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
8 12 (35.29%) Oracle
8 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
10 10 (29.41%) Web Application Development
10 10 (29.41%) jQuery
10 10 (29.41%) Spring
10 10 (29.41%) Ajax
10 10 (29.41%) RDBMS
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
11 8 (23.53%) Ant
11 8 (23.53%) JUnit
11 8 (23.53%) JSP
11 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
11 8 (23.53%) Struts
11 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
12 7 (20.59%) MVC
12 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) Mule
4 2 (5.88%) nginx
5 1 (2.94%) WordPress
5 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
2 10 (29.41%) RDBMS
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.88%) OLAP
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) Ant
2 8 (23.53%) JUnit
2 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
3 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) J2EE Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 20 (58.82%) J2EE
2 20 (58.82%) Web Services
3 16 (47.06%) JDBC
4 15 (44.12%) XSL
5 14 (41.18%) CSS
6 10 (29.41%) Spring
6 10 (29.41%) Ajax
6 10 (29.41%) jQuery
7 8 (23.53%) Struts
7 8 (23.53%) JSP
8 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
8 7 (20.59%) .NET
8 7 (20.59%) Spring MVC
9 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 6 (17.65%) JPA
9 6 (17.65%) SOAP
9 6 (17.65%) WSDL
9 6 (17.65%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (11.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
1 4 (11.76%) Online Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Speech Recognition
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.88%) W3C
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
1 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
1 12 (35.29%) Integration Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Web Application Development
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 6 (17.65%) Online Security
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
5 3 (8.82%) Android Development
5 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Test Management
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
6 2 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 23 (67.65%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.59%) C#
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
6 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
7 4 (11.76%) VB6
7 4 (11.76%) VB
8 3 (8.82%) VBScript
9 2 (5.88%) C++
9 2 (5.88%) XPath
9 2 (5.88%) VBA
9 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) Perforce
2 2 (5.88%) Teradata
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