The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 2 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 60 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 34.29% 7.69% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.18% 20.83% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 10 12
Average salary £35,000 £21,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.79% -41.09%
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
XML
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 48 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 50.29% 36.92% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86 44 75
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Halifax

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 80 (81.63%) Web Services
2 49 (50.00%) SQL
3 48 (48.98%) Project Management
4 47 (47.96%) SOAP
5 43 (43.88%) .NET
6 42 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 38 (38.78%) C#
8 28 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 26 (26.53%) QA
9 26 (26.53%) Test Strategy
9 26 (26.53%) Regression Testing
10 25 (25.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (22.45%) Automated Testing
12 21 (21.43%) XSLT
13 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
13 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (18.37%) Data Analysis
15 15 (15.31%) SOA
15 15 (15.31%) MVC
16 13 (13.27%) UDDI
16 13 (13.27%) WSDL
17 12 (12.24%) VB
18 9 (9.18%) HTML
19 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
19 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
20 7 (7.14%) SoapUI
20 7 (7.14%) UNIX
20 7 (7.14%) Linux
20 7 (7.14%) COBOL
21 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 2

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.04%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.02%) JUnit
4 1 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (5.10%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (1.02%) Advertising
3 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Developer
2 32 (32.65%) Analyst
3 25 (25.51%) Software Developer
4 22 (22.45%) Business Analyst
5 16 (16.33%) Software Engineer
6 15 (15.31%) .NET Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Test Engineer
6 15 (15.31%) Senior Test Engineer
7 13 (13.27%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Test Analyst
9 8 (8.16%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
13 4 (4.08%) Java Developer
14 3 (3.06%) Lead Test Analyst
15 2 (2.04%) COBOL Developer
15 2 (2.04%) Senior .NET Developer
15 2 (2.04%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (81.63%) Web Services
2 47 (47.96%) SOAP
3 43 (43.88%) .NET
4 21 (21.43%) XSLT
5 13 (13.27%) UDDI
5 13 (13.27%) WSDL
6 9 (9.18%) HTML
7 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 5 (5.10%) WCF
10 4 (4.08%) Spring
11 3 (3.06%) J2EE
12 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.04%) CGI
12 2 (2.04%) jQuery
13 1 (1.02%) HTML5
13 1 (1.02%) Flash
13 1 (1.02%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.02%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) UNIX
1 7 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.98%) Project Management
2 42 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 28 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 26 (26.53%) Test Strategy
4 26 (26.53%) Regression Testing
5 25 (25.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (22.45%) Automated Testing
7 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (18.37%) Data Analysis
9 15 (15.31%) MVC
9 15 (15.31%) SOA
10 6 (6.12%) Data Mapping
11 5 (5.10%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.10%) Automation Testing
12 4 (4.08%) Software Testing
13 3 (3.06%) Asset Management
13 3 (3.06%) OOA/OOD
14 2 (2.04%) OO
14 2 (2.04%) RUP
14 2 (2.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.00%) SQL
2 38 (38.78%) C#
3 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.24%) VB
5 7 (7.14%) COBOL
6 6 (6.12%) VB6
7 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.08%) Java
8 2 (2.04%) C++
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.53%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle
2 1 (1.02%) Adobe
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