The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing XML 46 51 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.66% 10.39% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.01% 20.82% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
242 245 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.84% 49.90% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 203 236 230
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
North West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Burnley - 11 £40,000 -
Preston -14 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Blackburn -4 3 £38,230 +9.22% 2
Chorley -8 3 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £21,000 -
Colne - 1 £33,500 -
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 60 (84.51%) HTML
2 53 (74.65%) JavaScript
3 49 (69.01%) SQL
4 43 (60.56%) CSS
5 35 (49.30%) C#
6 34 (47.89%) .NET
7 30 (42.25%) Web Services
7 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
7 30 (42.25%) jQuery
8 27 (38.03%) PHP
9 24 (33.80%) SOAP
9 24 (33.80%) HTML5
10 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
11 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
12 20 (28.17%) Web Development
13 18 (25.35%) OO
13 18 (25.35%) CSS3
14 16 (22.54%) Java
14 16 (22.54%) Retail
15 15 (21.13%) MySQL
15 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
16 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
17 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (16.90%) WCF
18 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (16.90%) JSP
19 11 (15.49%) Degree
19 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
20 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (11.27%) CMS
2 5 (7.04%) Umbraco
2 5 (7.04%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) Drupal
5 1 (1.41%) WordPress
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Sage 50
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.23%) osCommerce
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
1 2 (2.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) MySQL
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (8.45%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.82%) DB2
11 2 (2.82%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Eclipse
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) MyEclipse
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (22.54%) Retail
2 6 (8.45%) Back Office
3 3 (4.23%) Billing
4 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (83.10%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Web Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Analyst
4 14 (19.72%) Software Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Web Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) Technical Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Graduate
9 5 (7.04%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
10 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Graduate Java Developer
11 3 (4.23%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (84.51%) HTML
2 43 (60.56%) CSS
3 34 (47.89%) .NET
4 30 (42.25%) Web Services
4 30 (42.25%) jQuery
5 24 (33.80%) SOAP
5 24 (33.80%) HTML5
6 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
7 18 (25.35%) CSS3
8 12 (16.90%) WCF
8 12 (16.90%) JSP
9 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.27%) DHTML
10 8 (11.27%) XHTML
10 8 (11.27%) XSLT
10 8 (11.27%) Java EE
11 7 (9.86%) Spring
11 7 (9.86%) Hibernate
12 6 (8.45%) J2EE
12 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.23%) W3C
4 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Social Media
5 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) UNIX
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) AIX
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Web Development
2 18 (25.35%) OO
3 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
4 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.27%) MVC
5 8 (11.27%) OOP
6 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.45%) PRINCE
7 6 (8.45%) Project Management
7 6 (8.45%) ITIL
7 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.45%) UML
7 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.04%) Parallel Computing
8 5 (7.04%) Load Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Migration
9 4 (5.63%) TDD
9 4 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) JavaScript
2 49 (69.01%) SQL
3 35 (49.30%) C#
4 27 (38.03%) PHP
5 16 (22.54%) Java
6 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.27%) C
8 6 (8.45%) Uniface
8 6 (8.45%) VB
8 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.45%) C++
9 4 (5.63%) VB6
10 2 (2.82%) COBOL
11 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) MCSE
2 3 (4.23%) MCP
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.45%) Sage
4 2 (2.82%) Open Text
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 27 days ago