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 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 33 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 21 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.07% 10.36% 15.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% 23.21% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 55
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £50,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
161 237 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 38.89% 44.63% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 130 220 168
Average salary £34,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Leicester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 65 (78.31%) HTML
1 65 (78.31%) CSS
2 60 (72.29%) .NET
3 59 (71.08%) SQL Server
4 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
5 57 (68.67%) C#
6 55 (66.27%) Web Services
7 52 (62.65%) jQuery
8 51 (61.45%) ASP.NET
9 46 (55.42%) SOAP
9 46 (55.42%) SQL
10 40 (48.19%) Microsoft
11 39 (46.99%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (42.17%) XHTML
13 34 (40.96%) XSLT
13 34 (40.96%) Ajax
13 34 (40.96%) .NET Framework
14 31 (37.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 31 (37.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (33.73%) XSD
15 28 (33.73%) T-SQL
16 22 (26.51%) Windows
17 20 (24.10%) Finance
18 19 (22.89%) MVC
19 15 (18.07%) Java
20 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
20 14 (16.87%) HTML5
21 13 (15.66%) OO
22 12 (14.46%) CSS3
22 12 (14.46%) JSON

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (71.08%) SQL Server
2 39 (46.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 31 (37.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (37.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (13.25%) MySQL
5 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.61%) Adabas
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Eclipse
1 7 (8.43%) JUnit
1 7 (8.43%) Redmine
2 6 (7.23%) Liquibase
3 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.41%) Selenium
4 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.41%) NUnit
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Retail
3 4 (4.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) French Language
4 2 (2.41%) German Language
4 2 (2.41%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (85.54%) Developer
2 30 (36.14%) Software Developer
3 28 (33.73%) Senior Developer
4 20 (24.10%) Web Developer
4 20 (24.10%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (12.05%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (6.02%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) PHP Programmer
10 4 (4.82%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.82%) AWS Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.61%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (78.31%) HTML
1 65 (78.31%) CSS
2 60 (72.29%) .NET
3 55 (66.27%) Web Services
4 52 (62.65%) jQuery
5 51 (61.45%) ASP.NET
6 46 (55.42%) SOAP
7 35 (42.17%) XHTML
8 34 (40.96%) XSLT
8 34 (40.96%) Ajax
8 34 (40.96%) .NET Framework
9 28 (33.73%) XSD
10 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (16.87%) HTML5
11 12 (14.46%) CSS3
11 12 (14.46%) JSON
12 10 (12.05%) LINQ
12 10 (12.05%) Entity Framework
12 10 (12.05%) RESTful
13 9 (10.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Replication
2 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) User Experience
3 2 (2.41%) PKI
3 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.41%) Smartcard
3 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.51%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) UNIX
3 6 (7.23%) Android
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) MVC
2 13 (15.66%) OO
3 11 (13.25%) Web Development
4 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.05%) SDLC
5 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.43%) OOP
8 5 (6.02%) OO PHP
9 4 (4.82%) Mobile Development
9 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.82%) Android Development
10 2 (2.41%) Cyber Security
10 2 (2.41%) V-Model
10 2 (2.41%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.41%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
2 57 (68.67%) C#
3 46 (55.42%) SQL
4 28 (33.73%) T-SQL
5 15 (18.07%) Java
6 11 (13.25%) PHP
6 11 (13.25%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.02%) PHP5
8 3 (3.61%) NATURAL
8 3 (3.61%) JCL
8 3 (3.61%) VB6
8 3 (3.61%) VB
8 3 (3.61%) C++
8 3 (3.61%) COBOL
9 2 (2.41%) C
10 1 (1.20%) XPath
10 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Sun Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 40 (48.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) Sun
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Veritas
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago