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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 39 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.78% 4.54% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.44% 9.40% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 25
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
270 234 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.89% 48.25% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 262 216 208
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 0 18 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Blackburn +5 14 £34,500 +75.79% 2
Lytham St Annes -1 3 £39,000 +23.80%
Lancaster - 2 £20,750 -
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
Chorley - 1 £20,500 - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 89 (70.08%) HTML
1 89 (70.08%) .NET
2 81 (63.78%) JavaScript
2 81 (63.78%) CSS
3 80 (62.99%) SQL
4 76 (59.84%) C#
5 68 (53.54%) ASP.NET
6 59 (46.46%) SQL Server
7 51 (40.16%) jQuery
8 46 (36.22%) MVC
9 43 (33.86%) SOAP
9 43 (33.86%) WCF
10 42 (33.07%) T-SQL
11 38 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (29.92%) Retail
12 37 (29.13%) XSLT
13 36 (28.35%) CSS3
14 32 (25.20%) Web Services
15 31 (24.41%) Microsoft
15 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (24.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (23.62%) .NET Framework
17 28 (22.05%) PHP
18 27 (21.26%) E-Commerce
19 25 (19.69%) Web Development
20 23 (18.11%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (17.32%) Oracle
21 22 (17.32%) Mentoring
22 21 (16.54%) SQL Server Integration Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 21 (16.54%) CMS
2 17 (13.39%) Umbraco
3 16 (12.60%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.30%) IIS
5 6 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.79%) WordPress
6 1 (0.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Sage 50
2 5 (3.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (46.46%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (16.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (14.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (12.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 16 (12.60%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.72%) MySQL
7 6 (4.72%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.15%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (29.92%) Retail
2 10 (7.87%) Finance
3 6 (4.72%) Back Office
4 5 (3.94%) Billing
5 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.57%) Advertising
6 2 (1.57%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 118 (92.91%) Developer
2 37 (29.13%) Web Developer
3 24 (18.90%) Software Developer
4 16 (12.60%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.24%) Analyst
6 12 (9.45%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.66%) OBIEE Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Oracle BI Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Graduate
10 4 (3.15%) Technical Developer
10 4 (3.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Web Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (70.08%) HTML
1 89 (70.08%) .NET
2 81 (63.78%) CSS
3 68 (53.54%) ASP.NET
4 51 (40.16%) jQuery
5 43 (33.86%) WCF
5 43 (33.86%) SOAP
6 37 (29.13%) XSLT
7 36 (28.35%) CSS3
8 32 (25.20%) Web Services
9 31 (24.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (23.62%) .NET Framework
11 20 (15.75%) HTML5
12 18 (14.17%) XSL
12 18 (14.17%) XHTML
12 18 (14.17%) ADO.NET
13 15 (11.81%) Classic ASP
14 13 (10.24%) JSON
15 9 (7.09%) LINQ
16 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.17%) Mobile App
2 18 (14.17%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.30%) User Experience
4 3 (2.36%) SCORM
5 1 (0.79%) Derivative
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.87%) Windows
2 1 (0.79%) Linux
2 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.22%) MVC
2 38 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (21.26%) E-Commerce
4 25 (19.69%) Web Development
5 22 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (17.32%) Mentoring
6 18 (14.17%) Multithreading
6 18 (14.17%) Parallel Computing
7 17 (13.39%) Load Testing
8 16 (12.60%) ETL
9 9 (7.09%) TDD
10 7 (5.51%) Data Migration
10 7 (5.51%) Migration
11 6 (4.72%) PRINCE
11 6 (4.72%) Project Management
11 6 (4.72%) OO
11 6 (4.72%) ITIL
11 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.94%) UML
12 5 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 81 (63.78%) JavaScript
2 80 (62.99%) SQL
3 76 (59.84%) C#
4 42 (33.07%) T-SQL
5 28 (22.05%) PHP
6 16 (12.60%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.87%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.51%) C
8 7 (5.51%) Java
9 6 (4.72%) C++
9 6 (4.72%) Uniface
10 3 (2.36%) VB6
10 3 (2.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.15%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.32%) Oracle
3 16 (12.60%) Informatica
4 6 (4.72%) Sage
5 3 (2.36%) Ektron
6 1 (0.79%) Open Text
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago