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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 31 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 31 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.19% 13.86% 10.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.03% 23.39% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 55 55
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £23,032
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +3.06%
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
238 295 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.50% 59.24% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 201 244 253
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 5 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Blackburn -6 5 £37,500 -1.90% 2
Blackpool - 4 £32,500 - 2
Darwen - 3 £46,500 -
Burnley -1 2 £26,000 -35.00% 2
Chorley -6 2 £27,500 -14.06% 3
Rossendale - 2 £45,000 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (60.87%) HTML
2 41 (59.42%) CSS
3 32 (46.38%) SQL Server
4 30 (43.48%) Web Services
5 28 (40.58%) .NET
6 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 26 (37.68%) C#
7 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
8 22 (31.88%) SOAP
9 21 (30.43%) MVC
10 20 (28.99%) Java
11 19 (27.54%) E-Commerce
11 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (26.09%) PHP
12 18 (26.09%) SQL
12 18 (26.09%) MySQL
13 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
14 15 (21.74%) JSON
15 14 (20.29%) WCF
15 14 (20.29%) OO
16 13 (18.84%) HTML5
16 13 (18.84%) REST
17 12 (17.39%) jQuery
18 11 (15.94%) Magento
18 11 (15.94%) XHTML
18 11 (15.94%) VB.NET
18 11 (15.94%) HTTP
19 10 (14.49%) webMethods
19 10 (14.49%) Oracle
19 10 (14.49%) VB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.04%) Apache
2 7 (10.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.70%) nginx
4 5 (7.25%) Umbraco
4 5 (7.25%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) MQSeries
4 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (7.25%) CMS
5 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Magento
2 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.35%) Line 500
3 3 (4.35%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (2.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) HTTP
2 9 (13.04%) HTTPS
2 9 (13.04%) FTP
3 5 (7.25%) SSH
4 3 (4.35%) SMS
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
6 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (46.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.09%) MySQL
3 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.45%) DB2
9 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.35%) NetBeans
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.45%) Xcode
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.90%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (73.91%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Web Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
6 9 (13.04%) PHP Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.59%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.70%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Magento Developer
9 5 (7.25%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (5.80%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.80%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) EDI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) HTML
2 41 (59.42%) CSS
3 30 (43.48%) Web Services
4 28 (40.58%) .NET
5 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
6 22 (31.88%) SOAP
7 15 (21.74%) JSON
8 14 (20.29%) WCF
9 13 (18.84%) HTML5
9 13 (18.84%) REST
10 12 (17.39%) jQuery
11 11 (15.94%) XHTML
12 10 (14.49%) EDI
12 10 (14.49%) XSLT
13 9 (13.04%) XML Schema
13 9 (13.04%) EDIFACT
13 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
13 9 (13.04%) Spring
13 9 (13.04%) J2EE
13 9 (13.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) TRADACOMS
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) W3C
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Android
2 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.59%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) MVC
2 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) E-Commerce
3 14 (20.29%) OO
4 9 (13.04%) UML
4 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 9 (13.04%) Web Development
5 8 (11.59%) TDD
5 8 (11.59%) CRM
5 8 (11.59%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (11.59%) ERP
5 8 (11.59%) Mobile Development
6 6 (8.70%) iOS Development
7 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (7.25%) Android Development
7 5 (7.25%) Line Management
7 5 (7.25%) RAD
7 5 (7.25%) Project Management
7 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 26 (37.68%) C#
3 20 (28.99%) Java
4 18 (26.09%) PHP
4 18 (26.09%) SQL
5 11 (15.94%) VB.NET
6 10 (14.49%) VB
7 9 (13.04%) VB6
8 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.90%) VBScript
9 2 (2.90%) C
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
10 1 (1.45%) C++
10 1 (1.45%) COBOL
10 1 (1.45%) Delphi
10 1 (1.45%) RPG
10 1 (1.45%) PHP5
10 1 (1.45%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.45%) REXX
10 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.35%) Sun Certification
2 3 (4.35%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (4.35%) OCPJP
2 3 (4.35%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) webMethods
3 9 (13.04%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Zend
4 3 (4.35%) Sun
4 3 (4.35%) Sage
5 2 (2.90%) HP
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.45%) Software AG
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle, Sheffield, Blackpool,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £31,000 - £42,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Burnley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago