The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 287 354 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.12% 9.35% 12.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.15% 18.91% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 234 326 424
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1777 1872 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.08% 49.42% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1671 1748
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XML
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

XML Salary Trend in Manchester

XML
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Manchester

XML
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Stockport +13 29 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Salford +9 23 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Cheadle -6 12 £32,500 +14.03%
Rochdale - 9 £48,000 -
Altrincham -11 6 £25,000 -16.66%
Bolton -6 5 - - 4
Sale +5 2 £38,750 +15.67%
Oldham -1 2 - -
Wigan -8 2 £19,000 -37.19% 3
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 335 (55.65%) .NET
2 292 (48.50%) SQL
3 290 (48.17%) HTML
4 283 (47.01%) C#
5 281 (46.68%) SQL Server
6 241 (40.03%) JavaScript
7 235 (39.04%) ASP.NET
8 204 (33.89%) CSS
9 194 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
10 187 (31.06%) Web Services
11 161 (26.74%) XSLT
12 147 (24.42%) MVC
13 146 (24.25%) VB.NET
14 145 (24.09%) Java
15 141 (23.42%) jQuery
16 135 (22.43%) OO
17 127 (21.10%) Microsoft
18 121 (20.10%) Degree
19 112 (18.60%) Ajax
20 109 (18.11%) Finance
21 105 (17.44%) Windows
22 95 (15.78%) TDD
23 87 (14.45%) .NET Framework
23 87 (14.45%) Scrum
23 87 (14.45%) T-SQL
24 86 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
25 84 (13.95%) Linux
26 81 (13.46%) WCF
27 77 (12.79%) RESTful
28 70 (11.63%) Computer Science

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 57 (9.47%) Tomcat
2 54 (8.97%) IIS
3 46 (7.64%) WebSphere
4 19 (3.16%) Apache
5 16 (2.66%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.83%) CMS
7 8 (1.33%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.33%) Drupal
8 6 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (0.66%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.50%) Confluence
11 2 (0.33%) ArchestrA
11 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.17%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.17%) nginx
12 1 (0.17%) Alfresco
Applications
1 59 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.49%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.16%) MS Office
4 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (3.32%) Visualfiles
2 7 (1.16%) Magento
3 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.66%) GitHub
3 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (10.63%) HTTP
2 33 (5.48%) Internet
3 15 (2.49%) Intranet
4 3 (0.50%) FTP
5 2 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.17%) WAN
6 1 (0.17%) Broadband
6 1 (0.17%) LAN
6 1 (0.17%) VPN
6 1 (0.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (46.68%) SQL Server
2 86 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (11.30%) Relational Database
4 59 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (9.14%) MySQL
6 54 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 51 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (5.48%) RDBMS
9 32 (5.32%) Hazelcast
10 27 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (1.66%) OLTP
15 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database
17 7 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
18 6 (1.00%) DTS
19 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
19 5 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 55 (9.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (8.64%) Maven
3 37 (6.15%) Visual Studio
4 30 (4.98%) Eclipse
5 24 (3.99%) Ant
6 17 (2.82%) Subversion
7 16 (2.66%) JUnit
8 15 (2.49%) Git (software)
9 13 (2.16%) Selenium
10 12 (1.99%) Xcode
10 12 (1.99%) JIRA
11 11 (1.83%) ClearCase
12 10 (1.66%) Dreamweaver
13 9 (1.50%) Jenkins
14 7 (1.16%) SpecFlow
15 6 (1.00%) SoapUI
15 6 (1.00%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.83%) Toad
16 5 (0.83%) IntelliJ
16 5 (0.83%) Gradle
General
1 109 (18.11%) Finance
2 35 (5.81%) Marketing
3 22 (3.65%) Legal
4 21 (3.49%) Law
5 20 (3.32%) Retail
6 16 (2.66%) Games
6 16 (2.66%) Banking
7 12 (1.99%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.00%) Publishing
9 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.33%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 411 (68.27%) Developer
2 110 (18.27%) .NET Developer
3 96 (15.95%) Java Developer
4 84 (13.95%) Analyst
5 76 (12.62%) Senior Developer
6 64 (10.63%) Web Developer
6 64 (10.63%) C# Developer
7 47 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (6.98%) Team Leader
9 39 (6.48%) Junior
10 37 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 36 (5.98%) Junior Developer
12 35 (5.81%) Development Team Leader
13 31 (5.15%) Software Developer
14 28 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 28 (4.65%) .NET Team Leader
15 26 (4.32%) Graduate
15 26 (4.32%) Software Engineer
16 25 (4.15%) Senior Java Developer
17 24 (3.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (55.65%) .NET
2 290 (48.17%) HTML
3 235 (39.04%) ASP.NET
4 204 (33.89%) CSS
5 187 (31.06%) Web Services
6 161 (26.74%) XSLT
7 141 (23.42%) jQuery
8 112 (18.60%) Ajax
9 87 (14.45%) .NET Framework
10 81 (13.46%) WCF
11 77 (12.79%) RESTful
12 67 (11.13%) Spring
13 66 (10.96%) SOAP
14 63 (10.47%) JSON
15 60 (9.97%) HTML5
16 51 (8.47%) Servlets
17 50 (8.31%) JMS
18 48 (7.97%) LINQ
19 43 (7.14%) WPF
19 43 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 42 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (4.82%) Client/Server
5 28 (4.65%) N-Tier
6 25 (4.15%) User Experience
7 23 (3.82%) W3C
8 19 (3.16%) Management Information System
9 17 (2.82%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.49%) Data Extraction
11 13 (2.16%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.66%) iPhone
12 10 (1.66%) Web 2.0
13 9 (1.50%) Physics
13 9 (1.50%) Online Games
13 9 (1.50%) Social Media
13 9 (1.50%) NHS
14 5 (0.83%) APACS
14 5 (0.83%) EMV
15 4 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 105 (17.44%) Windows
2 84 (13.95%) Linux
3 56 (9.30%) Android
4 31 (5.15%) UNIX
5 29 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.49%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.66%) AIX
7 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (24.42%) MVC
3 135 (22.43%) OO
4 95 (15.78%) TDD
5 87 (14.45%) Scrum
6 68 (11.30%) E-Commerce
7 65 (10.80%) Web Development
8 55 (9.14%) Software Engineering
8 55 (9.14%) Project Management
9 50 (8.31%) Mentoring
10 47 (7.81%) Unit Testing
11 42 (6.98%) OOP
12 37 (6.15%) OOD
13 35 (5.81%) UML
13 35 (5.81%) Business Analysis
14 34 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (4.98%) Kanban
17 29 (4.82%) Use Case
17 29 (4.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 292 (48.50%) SQL
2 283 (47.01%) C#
3 241 (40.03%) JavaScript
4 146 (24.25%) VB.NET
5 145 (24.09%) Java
6 87 (14.45%) T-SQL
7 54 (8.97%) XPath
8 43 (7.14%) VBA
9 32 (5.32%) PHP
10 30 (4.98%) VB
11 26 (4.32%) C++
12 23 (3.82%) C
13 18 (2.99%) Objective-C
14 16 (2.66%) XQuery
15 11 (1.83%) Perl
15 11 (1.83%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.33%) VBScript
17 7 (1.16%) Ruby
17 7 (1.16%) Python
18 6 (1.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 121 (20.10%) Degree
2 11 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.66%) MCP
4 9 (1.50%) HND
4 9 (1.50%) MCSE
5 7 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.83%) HNC
8 4 (0.66%) ISEB
8 4 (0.66%) ACCA
8 4 (0.66%) CIMA
9 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.82%) WAI
2 11 (1.83%) QA
3 7 (1.16%) WCAG
4 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (21.10%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.64%) Oracle
3 29 (4.82%) Red Hat
4 16 (2.66%) Zend
5 8 (1.33%) LexisNexis
5 8 (1.33%) SYSPRO
6 7 (1.16%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.00%) Adobe
8 5 (0.83%) IBM
8 5 (0.83%) JBoss
9 4 (0.66%) hybris
9 4 (0.66%) Actimize
10 2 (0.33%) Symbian
10 2 (0.33%) Apple
10 2 (0.33%) VMware
10 2 (0.33%) Open Text
10 2 (0.33%) Sencha
10 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.33%) Wonderware
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + big bonus
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum + benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago