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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 21 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 54 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.87% 9.64% 10.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.85% 18.78% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 49
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,650 £27,440
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £40,000 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
272 245 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.73% 51.36% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 237 206 236
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £40,000 £43,950
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 4 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 4 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
Blackburn -2 10 £33,750 -11.71% 2
Preston -2 8 £43,250 +15.33%
Blackpool - 7 £32,500 -
Darwen - 5 £46,500 -
Chorley 0 4 £27,500 -12.69% 2
Burnley -3 2 £31,750 -20.62%
Rossendale - 2 £45,000 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £40,000 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 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 45 (63.38%) HTML
2 42 (59.15%) CSS
3 35 (49.30%) SQL Server
4 30 (42.25%) Web Services
4 30 (42.25%) .NET
5 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
6 27 (38.03%) C#
7 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET
8 23 (32.39%) Java
8 23 (32.39%) MVC
8 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (29.58%) SOAP
10 20 (28.17%) SQL
11 19 (26.76%) E-Commerce
12 17 (23.94%) MySQL
12 17 (23.94%) PHP
13 16 (22.54%) JSON
14 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
15 14 (19.72%) Oracle
16 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
16 13 (18.31%) OO
16 13 (18.31%) WCF
16 13 (18.31%) HTML5
16 13 (18.31%) REST
17 12 (16.90%) webMethods
17 12 (16.90%) XSLT
18 11 (15.49%) XHTML
18 11 (15.49%) jQuery
19 10 (14.08%) Magento
19 10 (14.08%) EDI

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (12.68%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.45%) nginx
3 5 (7.04%) CMS
3 5 (7.04%) Umbraco
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
3 5 (7.04%) MQSeries
3 5 (7.04%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.23%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.82%) FileNet
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Magento
2 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.23%) Line 500
3 3 (4.23%) Sage CRM
4 2 (2.82%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.23%) SaaS
2 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) HTTP
2 9 (12.68%) HTTPS
2 9 (12.68%) FTP
3 5 (7.04%) SSH
4 3 (4.23%) SMS
5 2 (2.82%) Firewall
6 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (49.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) MySQL
3 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) NetBeans
3 3 (4.23%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
4 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Billing
3 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (74.65%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Web Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.08%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.08%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Business Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) PHP Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (8.45%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (7.04%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Magento Developer
11 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (5.63%) EDI Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (5.63%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (63.38%) HTML
2 42 (59.15%) CSS
3 30 (42.25%) .NET
3 30 (42.25%) Web Services
4 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET
5 21 (29.58%) SOAP
6 16 (22.54%) JSON
7 13 (18.31%) WCF
7 13 (18.31%) REST
7 13 (18.31%) HTML5
8 12 (16.90%) XSLT
9 11 (15.49%) XHTML
9 11 (15.49%) jQuery
10 10 (14.08%) EDI
11 9 (12.68%) J2EE
11 9 (12.68%) XML Schema
11 9 (12.68%) EDIFACT
11 9 (12.68%) Hibernate
11 9 (12.68%) Spring
11 9 (12.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) TRADACOMS
2 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) W3C
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Android
2 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.86%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (32.39%) MVC
2 19 (26.76%) E-Commerce
3 13 (18.31%) OO
4 10 (14.08%) Web Development
4 10 (14.08%) TDD
5 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.27%) CRM
6 8 (11.27%) ERP
6 8 (11.27%) UML
6 8 (11.27%) Mobile Development
7 7 (9.86%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (8.45%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.04%) Android Development
9 5 (7.04%) Line Management
9 5 (7.04%) RAD
9 5 (7.04%) Project Management
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.03%) C#
3 23 (32.39%) Java
4 20 (28.17%) SQL
5 17 (23.94%) PHP
6 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
7 10 (14.08%) VB
8 8 (11.27%) VB6
9 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) C
11 1 (1.41%) C++
11 1 (1.41%) Delphi
11 1 (1.41%) RPG
11 1 (1.41%) VBScript
11 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.41%) PHP5
11 1 (1.41%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.23%) Sun Certification
2 3 (4.23%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (4.23%) OCPJP
2 3 (4.23%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 12 (16.90%) webMethods
4 9 (12.68%) SAP
5 4 (5.63%) HP
6 3 (4.23%) Software AG
6 3 (4.23%) Zend
6 3 (4.23%) IBM
6 3 (4.23%) Sun
6 3 (4.23%) Sage
7 2 (2.82%) Informatica
8 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Chorley
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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