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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 23 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 56 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.46% 7.53% 7.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.38% 17.95% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 27 35
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,600 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
289 195 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.82% 41.94% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 243 159 240
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Preston -8 10 £43,250 +15.33% 2
Blackburn -2 9 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Blackpool - 6 £32,500 - 1
Darwen - 5 £46,500 -
Chorley -2 4 £27,500 -12.69% 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,000 - 2
Burnley -3 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Fleetwood - 1 - -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (65.75%) HTML
2 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 42 (57.53%) CSS
3 36 (49.32%) .NET
4 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
5 30 (41.10%) C#
5 30 (41.10%) MVC
6 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET
7 28 (38.36%) Web Services
8 25 (34.25%) Java
9 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (28.77%) SQL
11 20 (27.40%) JSON
12 18 (24.66%) Oracle
12 18 (24.66%) E-Commerce
13 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
13 17 (23.29%) MySQL
13 17 (23.29%) PHP
14 16 (21.92%) SOAP
15 14 (19.18%) TDD
16 13 (17.81%) webMethods
16 13 (17.81%) XSLT
16 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
17 12 (16.44%) WCF
18 11 (15.07%) HTML5
18 11 (15.07%) XHTML
19 10 (13.70%) REST
19 10 (13.70%) RESTful
19 10 (13.70%) Magento
19 10 (13.70%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (12.33%) Apache
2 6 (8.22%) nginx
3 5 (6.85%) CMS
3 5 (6.85%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.48%) MQSeries
4 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.48%) FileNet
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.11%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Magento
2 4 (5.48%) Exstream
2 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.11%) Line 500
3 3 (4.11%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) FTP
1 9 (12.33%) HTTP
1 9 (12.33%) HTTPS
2 5 (6.85%) SSH
3 2 (2.74%) SMS
3 2 (2.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.29%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.59%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
4 2 (2.74%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.37%) Xcode
5 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (10.96%) Billing
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Senior Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Web Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Analyst
5 13 (17.81%) .NET Developer
6 12 (16.44%) C# Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Business Analyst
8 8 (10.96%) PHP Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.85%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (6.85%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Magento Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Developer
11 4 (5.48%) EDI Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (65.75%) HTML
2 42 (57.53%) CSS
3 36 (49.32%) .NET
4 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET
5 28 (38.36%) Web Services
6 20 (27.40%) JSON
7 16 (21.92%) SOAP
8 13 (17.81%) XSLT
9 12 (16.44%) WCF
10 11 (15.07%) HTML5
10 11 (15.07%) XHTML
11 10 (13.70%) jQuery
11 10 (13.70%) RESTful
11 10 (13.70%) REST
12 9 (12.33%) EDIFACT
12 9 (12.33%) EDI
12 9 (12.33%) XML Schema
13 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (10.96%) CSS3
14 7 (9.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) TRADACOMS
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Android
2 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.59%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) MVC
2 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.66%) E-Commerce
4 14 (19.18%) TDD
5 9 (12.33%) Web Development
5 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (12.33%) OO
6 8 (10.96%) CRM
6 8 (10.96%) ERP
6 8 (10.96%) Mobile Development
7 7 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.59%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.22%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.85%) Project Management
9 5 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.85%) Android Development
9 5 (6.85%) UML
9 5 (6.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
2 30 (41.10%) C#
3 25 (34.25%) Java
4 21 (28.77%) SQL
5 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
5 17 (23.29%) PHP
6 9 (12.33%) VB
7 8 (10.96%) VB6
8 2 (2.74%) Perl
8 2 (2.74%) C
9 1 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) RPG
9 1 (1.37%) PHP5
9 1 (1.37%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.11%) Sun Certification
2 3 (4.11%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (4.11%) OCPJP
2 3 (4.11%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) webMethods
3 9 (12.33%) SAP
4 6 (8.22%) HP
5 5 (6.85%) Software AG
5 5 (6.85%) IBM
6 4 (5.48%) Informatica
7 3 (4.11%) Sage
7 3 (4.11%) Sun
7 3 (4.11%) Zend
Accrington, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 - 46k & an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Vision Support Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Based on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year + excellent benefits + package
Posted: 16 days ago