The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 6 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 44 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.88% 7.75% 8.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.35% 26.83% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 15
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -41.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 41 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 39.06% 28.87% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 84 35 67
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
West Yorkshire

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

XML
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Halifax region.

XML Salary Trend in Halifax

XML
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Halifax

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 57 (81.43%) Web Services
2 37 (52.86%) .NET
3 36 (51.43%) Software Engineering
4 34 (48.57%) SOAP
5 32 (45.71%) C#
6 31 (44.29%) Project Management
7 28 (40.00%) SQL
8 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
8 19 (27.14%) QA
8 19 (27.14%) Test Scripting
8 19 (27.14%) Test Strategy
9 18 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (25.71%) Regression Testing
10 16 (22.86%) Automated Testing
11 15 (21.43%) HTML
12 14 (20.00%) VB
12 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.43%) MVC
15 8 (11.43%) XSLT
16 7 (10.00%) UNIX
16 7 (10.00%) Linux
16 7 (10.00%) COBOL
17 6 (8.57%) UDDI
17 6 (8.57%) WSDL
18 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
18 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
18 5 (7.14%) SOA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.86%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.43%) JUnit
3 1 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Software Engineer
2 21 (30.00%) Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) Software Developer
5 12 (17.14%) Analyst
5 12 (17.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Business Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) COBOL Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Technical Business Analyst
11 1 (1.43%) Junior Java Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (81.43%) Web Services
2 37 (52.86%) .NET
3 34 (48.57%) SOAP
4 15 (21.43%) HTML
5 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 8 (11.43%) XSLT
8 6 (8.57%) UDDI
8 6 (8.57%) WSDL
9 4 (5.71%) WCF
10 3 (4.29%) Spring
11 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.86%) CGI
11 2 (2.86%) jQuery
11 2 (2.86%) J2EE
12 1 (1.43%) Flash
12 1 (1.43%) XSL
12 1 (1.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.43%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) UNIX
1 7 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Software Engineering
2 31 (44.29%) Project Management
3 19 (27.14%) Test Scripting
3 19 (27.14%) Test Strategy
4 18 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (25.71%) Regression Testing
5 16 (22.86%) Automated Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.43%) MVC
8 5 (7.14%) SOA
8 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) Automation Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.86%) Asset Management
11 2 (2.86%) RUP
11 2 (2.86%) UML
11 2 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (2.86%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) C#
2 28 (40.00%) SQL
3 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.00%) VB
5 7 (10.00%) COBOL
6 3 (4.29%) Java
7 2 (2.86%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.86%) VB6
7 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle
2 1 (1.43%) Adobe
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