The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 48 60 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.23% 16.09% 22.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 31.25% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 76
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,450 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
192 192 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.94% 51.47% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 171 175 192
Average salary £37,750 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

XML
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Leicester region.

XML Salary Trend in Leicester

XML
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Leicester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

1 123 (89.78%) .NET
2 118 (86.13%) C#
3 102 (74.45%) SQL Server
4 100 (72.99%) HTML
5 90 (65.69%) CSS
6 89 (64.96%) jQuery
7 79 (57.66%) Ajax
8 77 (56.20%) ASP.NET
9 76 (55.47%) SQL
10 72 (52.55%) JavaScript
11 68 (49.64%) XHTML
12 66 (48.18%) XSLT
13 60 (43.80%) Web Services
14 52 (37.96%) Microsoft
14 52 (37.96%) MVC
14 52 (37.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 50 (36.50%) HTML5
16 49 (35.77%) Java
17 41 (29.93%) CSS3
17 41 (29.93%) .NET Framework
18 40 (29.20%) SOAP
19 39 (28.47%) Web Development
20 37 (27.01%) Windows
21 34 (24.82%) Oracle
21 34 (24.82%) SQL Server 2008
22 32 (23.36%) SQL Server 2012
23 31 (22.63%) RESTful
23 31 (22.63%) T-SQL
23 31 (22.63%) XSD
24 29 (21.17%) SQL Server 2005

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 13 (9.49%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.38%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.92%) WordPress
4 2 (1.46%) IIS
4 2 (1.46%) Apache
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) CMS
5 1 (0.73%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.73%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.52%) LDAP
2 11 (8.03%) Internet
3 2 (1.46%) LAN
3 2 (1.46%) WAN
4 1 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (74.45%) SQL Server
2 34 (24.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (23.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (21.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (12.41%) MySQL
6 12 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (5.84%) DTS
8 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.11%) Subversion
3 6 (4.38%) Maven
3 6 (4.38%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.38%) Ant
3 6 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.65%) NUnit
5 2 (1.46%) Toad
5 2 (1.46%) JIRA
5 2 (1.46%) Selenium
6 1 (0.73%) MSTest
General
1 28 (20.44%) Finance
2 22 (16.06%) Retail
3 16 (11.68%) Marketing
4 6 (4.38%) Back Office
4 6 (4.38%) Advertising
5 3 (2.19%) Games
6 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Automotive
6 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 125 (91.24%) Developer
2 40 (29.20%) Software Developer
3 39 (28.47%) .NET Developer
4 37 (27.01%) Web Developer
5 33 (24.09%) C# Developer
6 28 (20.44%) Senior Developer
7 26 (18.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (17.52%) C++ Developer
8 24 (17.52%) C++ Software Developer
9 22 (16.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (15.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.30%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (7.30%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Project Manager
12 8 (5.84%) Java Developer
13 7 (5.11%) Systems Manager
14 6 (4.38%) Java Web Developer
14 6 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
15 5 (3.65%) SQL Developer
15 5 (3.65%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (89.78%) .NET
2 100 (72.99%) HTML
3 90 (65.69%) CSS
4 89 (64.96%) jQuery
5 79 (57.66%) Ajax
6 77 (56.20%) ASP.NET
7 68 (49.64%) XHTML
8 66 (48.18%) XSLT
9 60 (43.80%) Web Services
10 52 (37.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (36.50%) HTML5
12 41 (29.93%) CSS3
12 41 (29.93%) .NET Framework
13 40 (29.20%) SOAP
14 31 (22.63%) XSD
14 31 (22.63%) RESTful
15 28 (20.44%) LINQ
15 28 (20.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 27 (19.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) Mathematics
1 25 (18.25%) Computer Science
2 24 (17.52%) PKI
2 24 (17.52%) Smartcard
2 24 (17.52%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.19%) W3C
4 2 (1.46%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.46%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.46%) Social Media
5 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.73%) Open Source
5 1 (0.73%) NHS
5 1 (0.73%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.01%) Windows
2 24 (17.52%) Android
2 24 (17.52%) Apple iOS
2 24 (17.52%) BlackBerry OS
3 4 (2.92%) Linux
4 2 (1.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.96%) MVC
2 39 (28.47%) Web Development
3 27 (19.71%) Software Engineering
4 24 (17.52%) Cyber Security
5 23 (16.79%) E-Commerce
6 22 (16.06%) OWASP
6 22 (16.06%) Web Accessibility
7 18 (13.14%) Scrum
8 16 (11.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (9.49%) Extreme Programming
9 13 (9.49%) UML
10 11 (8.03%) Project Management
11 9 (6.57%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.84%) TDD
13 7 (5.11%) CRM
13 7 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (4.38%) OO
15 5 (3.65%) SOA
15 5 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (3.65%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 118 (86.13%) C#
2 76 (55.47%) SQL
3 72 (52.55%) JavaScript
4 49 (35.77%) Java
5 31 (22.63%) T-SQL
6 25 (18.25%) C++
7 11 (8.03%) VB
8 9 (6.57%) VBScript
9 8 (5.84%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.38%) PHP
11 1 (0.73%) C
11 1 (0.73%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.73%) XQuery
11 1 (0.73%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.73%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.46%) ISEB
1 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
1 2 (1.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (37.96%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.82%) Oracle
3 7 (5.11%) JBoss
4 6 (4.38%) ATG
4 6 (4.38%) Intershop
4 6 (4.38%) hybris
4 6 (4.38%) Demandware
5 2 (1.46%) Google
5 2 (1.46%) VMware
5 2 (1.46%) HP
6 1 (0.73%) Telerik
6 1 (0.73%) SAP
6 1 (0.73%) Adobe
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