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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 6 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 42 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.69% 8.72% 15.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.00% 25.86% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 35
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 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,565 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +0.17%
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
70 58 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 34.48% 33.72% 59.05%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 124
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
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 26 November 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Halifax

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 85 (83.33%) Web Services
2 68 (66.67%) SQL
3 54 (52.94%) Project Management
4 45 (44.12%) C#
5 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
6 38 (37.25%) SOAP
7 31 (30.39%) .NET
8 27 (26.47%) XSLT
8 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (25.49%) Data Analysis
10 24 (23.53%) QA
10 24 (23.53%) Test Scripting
11 23 (22.55%) SOA
12 22 (21.57%) Regression Testing
12 22 (21.57%) Test Strategy
13 21 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (20.59%) JavaScript
14 20 (19.61%) UDDI
14 20 (19.61%) MVC
14 20 (19.61%) WSDL
15 19 (18.63%) Automated Testing
15 19 (18.63%) Oracle
15 19 (18.63%) VB
16 16 (15.69%) Visual Studio
16 16 (15.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 16 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (13.73%) SoapUI
18 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
19 8 (7.84%) Finance
20 7 (6.86%) VB6

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (1.96%) IIS
1 2 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) ATM
1 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.96%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Visual Studio
1 16 (15.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 16 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (13.73%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.96%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.98%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Advertising
2 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (47.06%) Developer
2 46 (45.10%) Analyst
3 42 (41.18%) Software Developer
4 30 (29.41%) Business Analyst
5 21 (20.59%) Senior Developer
6 20 (19.61%) .NET Developer
6 20 (19.61%) Senior Software Developer
6 20 (19.61%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (15.69%) Test Analyst
8 13 (12.75%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (12.75%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Graduate
11 3 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
12 2 (1.96%) Junior
12 2 (1.96%) Software Engineer
12 2 (1.96%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (83.33%) Web Services
2 38 (37.25%) SOAP
3 31 (30.39%) .NET
4 27 (26.47%) XSLT
5 20 (19.61%) UDDI
5 20 (19.61%) WSDL
6 7 (6.86%) WCF
7 6 (5.88%) J2EE
8 2 (1.96%) Spring
9 1 (0.98%) Flash
9 1 (0.98%) HTML
9 1 (0.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.96%) EMV
1 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
1 2 (1.96%) Tandem
1 2 (1.96%) Cryptography
1 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.98%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
1 2 (1.96%) Linux
1 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
1 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.94%) Project Management
2 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
3 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (25.49%) Data Analysis
5 24 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 23 (22.55%) SOA
7 22 (21.57%) Regression Testing
7 22 (21.57%) Test Strategy
8 21 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (19.61%) MVC
10 19 (18.63%) Automated Testing
11 6 (5.88%) Data Mapping
12 4 (3.92%) Automation Testing
12 4 (3.92%) Asset Management
12 4 (3.92%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (2.94%) OO
13 3 (2.94%) OOD
13 3 (2.94%) Software Testing
14 2 (1.96%) UML
14 2 (1.96%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (66.67%) SQL
2 45 (44.12%) C#
3 21 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.63%) VB
5 7 (6.86%) VB6
6 6 (5.88%) Java
7 4 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.96%) C++
8 2 (1.96%) COBOL
8 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.96%) PL/1
8 2 (1.96%) JCL
9 1 (0.98%) PHP
9 1 (0.98%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Oracle
2 2 (1.96%) IBM
2 2 (1.96%) HP
2 2 (1.96%) NCR
2 2 (1.96%) VocaLink
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
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Salary: £36125.00 - £44625.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
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