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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 16 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 59 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.50% 5.52% 7.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.77% 11.24% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 27
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £19,625 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
271 267 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.83% 49.17% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 259 252 202
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 -4 17 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Blackburn +11 9 £34,000 +67.90% 1
Lytham St Annes -1 7 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Burnley - 7 £40,000 -
Lancaster - 3 £24,500 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 96 (75.00%) HTML
2 87 (67.97%) CSS
3 84 (65.63%) SQL
3 84 (65.63%) .NET
4 81 (63.28%) JavaScript
5 73 (57.03%) C#
6 64 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 53 (41.41%) jQuery
8 52 (40.63%) SQL Server
9 47 (36.72%) SOAP
10 43 (33.59%) WCF
11 42 (32.81%) T-SQL
12 40 (31.25%) CSS3
13 39 (30.47%) MVC
14 38 (29.69%) Retail
15 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (28.91%) XSLT
16 34 (26.56%) PHP
17 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
18 32 (25.00%) Web Services
18 32 (25.00%) Web Development
19 30 (23.44%) .NET Framework
19 30 (23.44%) E-Commerce
20 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
22 25 (19.53%) HTML5
23 23 (17.97%) SQL Server 2008
23 23 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
24 22 (17.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 22 (17.19%) CMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 22 (17.19%) CMS
2 17 (13.28%) Umbraco
3 11 (8.59%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.03%) IIS
5 4 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.78%) JBoss
6 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.78%) WordPress
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Sage 50
2 5 (3.91%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.78%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (17.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (14.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 16 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (8.59%) MySQL
8 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.78%) DB2
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.78%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.78%) Subversion
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (29.69%) Retail
2 9 (7.03%) Finance
3 6 (4.69%) Back Office
4 3 (2.34%) Billing
5 2 (1.56%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 120 (93.75%) Developer
2 43 (33.59%) Web Developer
3 26 (20.31%) Software Developer
4 16 (12.50%) Analyst
5 14 (10.94%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.59%) OBIEE Developer
7 10 (7.81%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) Web Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) Technical Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Oracle BI Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Systems Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Graduate
11 4 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (75.00%) HTML
2 87 (67.97%) CSS
3 84 (65.63%) .NET
4 64 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 53 (41.41%) jQuery
6 47 (36.72%) SOAP
7 43 (33.59%) WCF
8 40 (31.25%) CSS3
9 37 (28.91%) XSLT
10 32 (25.00%) Web Services
11 30 (23.44%) .NET Framework
12 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (19.53%) HTML5
14 19 (14.84%) XHTML
15 18 (14.06%) XSL
15 18 (14.06%) ADO.NET
16 15 (11.72%) Classic ASP
17 11 (8.59%) JSON
18 9 (7.03%) LINQ
19 8 (6.25%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.84%) Mobile App
2 19 (14.84%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (2.34%) SCORM
5 1 (0.78%) Social Media
5 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) CentOS
3 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.78%) AIX
3 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.47%) MVC
2 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (25.00%) Web Development
4 30 (23.44%) E-Commerce
5 23 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 18 (14.06%) Parallel Computing
7 18 (14.06%) Multithreading
8 17 (13.28%) Load Testing
9 16 (12.50%) ETL
10 8 (6.25%) TDD
10 8 (6.25%) OO
11 7 (5.47%) UML
11 7 (5.47%) Migration
11 7 (5.47%) Data Migration
12 6 (4.69%) PRINCE
12 6 (4.69%) Project Management
12 6 (4.69%) ITIL
12 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 84 (65.63%) SQL
2 81 (63.28%) JavaScript
3 73 (57.03%) C#
4 42 (32.81%) T-SQL
5 34 (26.56%) PHP
6 16 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.47%) C
7 7 (5.47%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.69%) Uniface
8 6 (4.69%) Java
8 6 (4.69%) C++
9 5 (3.91%) VB
10 4 (3.13%) VB6
11 1 (0.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.41%) Oracle
3 16 (12.50%) Informatica
4 6 (4.69%) Sage
5 3 (2.34%) Ektron
6 1 (0.78%) Open Text
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Accrington
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £29217 - £43915 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 19 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
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Salary: £35700 - £45900 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago