The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 31 41 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing XML 25 14 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.48% 3.34% 11.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.85% 6.64% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 49
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,050 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XML
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 211 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.27% 50.36% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 188 194 195
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

XML
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

XML Salary Trend in Lancashire

XML
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Lancashire

XML
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +1 20 £37,500 +97.36% 1
Preston +12 3 £37,500 +16.27% 1
Chorley - 1 £20,500 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 58 (74.36%) .NET
2 50 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 50 (64.10%) JavaScript
3 49 (62.82%) HTML
4 45 (57.69%) C#
5 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
6 40 (51.28%) CSS
6 40 (51.28%) SQL
7 37 (47.44%) MVC
8 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (32.05%) Oracle
11 23 (29.49%) XSLT
11 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (26.92%) SharePoint
13 20 (25.64%) Web Services
14 19 (24.36%) SOAP
14 19 (24.36%) Visual Studio
15 18 (23.08%) WCF
15 18 (23.08%) jQuery
16 17 (21.79%) .NET Framework
17 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
17 16 (20.51%) VB.NET
17 16 (20.51%) Java
18 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
18 14 (17.95%) Informatica
19 13 (16.67%) T-SQL
19 13 (16.67%) JSON
19 13 (16.67%) TDD
20 12 (15.38%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 21 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (10.26%) CMS
4 6 (7.69%) IIS
5 5 (6.41%) Umbraco
6 4 (5.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Exstream
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.82%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Visual Studio
2 10 (12.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Retail
2 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.82%) Billing
3 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (96.15%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Web Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Systems Developer
8 5 (6.41%) OBIEE Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Applications Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Analyst Programmer
11 2 (2.56%) Programmer
11 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (1.28%) Graduate
12 1 (1.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 1 (1.28%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (74.36%) .NET
2 49 (62.82%) HTML
3 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
4 40 (51.28%) CSS
5 23 (29.49%) XSLT
5 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (25.64%) Web Services
7 19 (24.36%) SOAP
8 18 (23.08%) WCF
8 18 (23.08%) jQuery
9 17 (21.79%) .NET Framework
10 13 (16.67%) JSON
11 10 (12.82%) RESTful
11 10 (12.82%) CSS3
12 6 (7.69%) XSL
12 6 (7.69%) ADO.NET
13 5 (6.41%) Classic ASP
13 5 (6.41%) XHTML
13 5 (6.41%) HTML5
14 4 (5.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.85%) SCORM
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (47.44%) MVC
2 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
4 13 (16.67%) TDD
5 10 (12.82%) ETL
5 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
5 10 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (11.54%) Web Development
7 6 (7.69%) Parallel Computing
7 6 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 5 (6.41%) OO
8 5 (6.41%) Load Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.13%) UML
10 3 (3.85%) OOP
11 2 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) JavaScript
2 45 (57.69%) C#
3 40 (51.28%) SQL
4 16 (20.51%) VB.NET
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 13 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.69%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) VB
9 2 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) VCP4
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.95%) Informatica
3 4 (5.13%) webMethods
3 4 (5.13%) HP
3 4 (5.13%) Software AG
3 4 (5.13%) IBM
4 3 (3.85%) Ektron
5 1 (1.28%) Twitter
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Tharstern Limited
Salary: £competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago