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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 21 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 14 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.78% 7.47% 6.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 24.56% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 10
Average salary £45,000 £37,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.80% +65.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
56 114 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 31.11% 30.40% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 82 45
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 32 (94.12%) SQL
2 31 (91.18%) C#
3 30 (88.24%) Web Services
4 29 (85.29%) Oracle
5 27 (79.41%) VB
5 27 (79.41%) Project Management
5 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
6 26 (76.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (76.47%) Visual Studio
7 25 (73.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 24 (70.59%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.76%) QA
11 4 (11.76%) WCF
12 3 (8.82%) J2EE
12 3 (8.82%) Java
12 3 (8.82%) VB6
13 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
13 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
13 2 (5.88%) MS Office
13 2 (5.88%) Tandem
13 2 (5.88%) Product Management
13 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
13 2 (5.88%) VocaLink
13 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
13 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
13 2 (5.88%) BASE24
13 2 (5.88%) ISO 8583
13 2 (5.88%) Change Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) ATM
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (76.47%) Visual Studio
1 26 (76.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (73.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.88%) Ranorex
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 27 (79.41%) Senior Developer
3 15 (44.12%) .NET Developer
4 14 (41.18%) Software Developer
4 14 (41.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (35.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) Web Services
2 24 (70.59%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) WCF
4 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) UDDI
5 1 (2.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) EMV
1 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
1 2 (5.88%) Tandem
1 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
1 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Project Management
1 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
2 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
2 2 (5.88%) Product Management
2 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
2 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
2 2 (5.88%) Change Management
2 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
2 2 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (2.94%) OO
3 1 (2.94%) OOD
3 1 (2.94%) MVC
3 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
3 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) SQL
2 31 (91.18%) C#
3 27 (79.41%) VB
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) VB6
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) COBOL
5 2 (5.88%) PL/1
5 2 (5.88%) JCL
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) NCR
2 2 (5.88%) VocaLink
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago