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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 31 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 24 55 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.24% 11.46% 11.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.16% 19.37% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 65
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
215 284 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.94% 59.17% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 192 254 301
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £40,000 £42,500
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston -1 5 £33,500 +9.83%
Blackburn -1 1 £19,000 -15.55% 2
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £21,500 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (67.39%) HTML
2 30 (65.22%) SQL
3 28 (60.87%) C#
4 27 (58.70%) Web Services
5 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
5 26 (56.52%) .NET
6 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
7 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (34.78%) CSS
8 16 (34.78%) Degree
9 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
10 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
11 13 (28.26%) Java
12 12 (26.09%) SOAP
13 11 (23.91%) VB
13 11 (23.91%) jQuery
14 10 (21.74%) JSP
14 10 (21.74%) IIS
15 9 (19.57%) Oracle
15 9 (19.57%) OO
15 9 (19.57%) HTML5
16 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (17.39%) Windows
16 8 (17.39%) XSLT
17 7 (15.22%) Struts
17 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
17 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
17 7 (15.22%) Hibernate
17 7 (15.22%) Java EE
17 7 (15.22%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (21.74%) IIS
2 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.52%) ColdFusion
5 2 (4.35%) Jetty
6 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.70%) MS Access
6 3 (6.52%) MySQL
7 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.52%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (6.52%) MyEclipse
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Graduate
4 9 (19.57%) Software Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Graduate Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Support
6 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Development Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) IT Development Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.35%) Programmer
8 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) HTML
2 27 (58.70%) Web Services
3 26 (56.52%) .NET
4 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 16 (34.78%) CSS
6 12 (26.09%) SOAP
7 11 (23.91%) jQuery
8 10 (21.74%) JSP
9 9 (19.57%) HTML5
10 8 (17.39%) XSLT
11 7 (15.22%) Struts
11 7 (15.22%) Hibernate
11 7 (15.22%) Java EE
11 7 (15.22%) Spring
12 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
13 4 (8.70%) LINQ
13 4 (8.70%) Servlets
14 3 (6.52%) XHTML
14 3 (6.52%) WCF
14 3 (6.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) W3C
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Derivative
3 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) OO
2 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) OOP
3 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
3 5 (10.87%) Information Security
3 5 (10.87%) Process Management
3 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.70%) Web Development
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.70%) UML
5 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.52%) CRM
5 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (4.35%) TDD
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 28 (60.87%) C#
3 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
5 13 (28.26%) Java
6 11 (23.91%) VB
7 6 (13.04%) PHP
8 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.35%) VBScript
11 1 (2.17%) C
11 1 (2.17%) VB6
11 1 (2.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) MCP
2 3 (6.52%) MCSE
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Sybase
3 3 (6.52%) Adobe
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) Zend
5 1 (2.17%) Open Text
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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