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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 8 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 32 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 16.49% 7.10% 16.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.79% 23.64% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 38
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
63 55 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 32.47% 30.05% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 125
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,600 £40,000
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 19 December 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Halifax

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (83.87%) Web Services
2 66 (70.97%) SQL
3 52 (55.91%) Project Management
4 44 (47.31%) C#
5 40 (43.01%) Software Engineering
6 31 (33.33%) SOAP
7 30 (32.26%) .NET
8 24 (25.81%) XSLT
8 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (25.81%) Data Analysis
9 22 (23.66%) SOA
10 21 (22.58%) Oracle
10 21 (22.58%) VB
11 20 (21.51%) QA
11 20 (21.51%) Test Scripting
12 18 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (19.35%) Regression Testing
12 18 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (19.35%) Test Strategy
12 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio
12 18 (19.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 17 (18.28%) UDDI
13 17 (18.28%) WSDL
13 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
13 17 (18.28%) MVC
14 16 (17.20%) Automated Testing
15 14 (15.05%) SoapUI
16 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
17 8 (8.60%) Finance
18 6 (6.45%) WCF

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (2.15%) SAS
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) ATM
1 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.15%) DB2
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio
1 18 (19.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 18 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (15.05%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.15%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.08%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (8.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (49.46%) Developer
2 42 (45.16%) Analyst
3 38 (40.86%) Software Developer
4 27 (29.03%) Business Analyst
5 24 (25.81%) Senior Developer
6 20 (21.51%) .NET Developer
6 20 (21.51%) Senior Software Developer
7 17 (18.28%) .NET Software Developer
8 15 (16.13%) Test Analyst
9 12 (12.90%) Senior Test Analyst
9 12 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Graduate
11 3 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Graduate Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Graduate Java Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Junior
12 2 (2.15%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (83.87%) Web Services
2 31 (33.33%) SOAP
3 30 (32.26%) .NET
4 24 (25.81%) XSLT
5 17 (18.28%) UDDI
5 17 (18.28%) WSDL
6 6 (6.45%) J2EE
6 6 (6.45%) WCF
7 1 (1.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.15%) EMV
2 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.15%) Tandem
2 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Windows
1 2 (2.15%) Linux
1 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
1 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.91%) Project Management
2 40 (43.01%) Software Engineering
3 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.81%) Data Analysis
4 22 (23.66%) SOA
5 20 (21.51%) Test Scripting
6 18 (19.35%) Test Strategy
6 18 (19.35%) Regression Testing
6 18 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (18.28%) MVC
8 16 (17.20%) Automated Testing
9 5 (5.38%) Data Mapping
10 4 (4.30%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.30%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (4.30%) OO
10 4 (4.30%) OOD
11 3 (3.23%) Automation Testing
12 2 (2.15%) Product Management
12 2 (2.15%) Software Architecture
12 2 (2.15%) UML
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.97%) SQL
2 44 (47.31%) C#
3 21 (22.58%) VB
4 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.45%) Java
5 6 (6.45%) VB6
6 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.15%) PL/1
7 2 (2.15%) JCL
7 2 (2.15%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) COBOL
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.51%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle
2 2 (2.15%) IBM
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.15%) HP
2 2 (2.15%) NCR
2 2 (2.15%) VocaLink
Halifax
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago