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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 30 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 269 340 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.14% 8.56% 8.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.56% 18.25% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 235 293 311
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1624 1863 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.08% 46.93% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1609 1881
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +6 37 £32,000 -13.51% 7
Bolton -5 17 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Salford +10 9 £38,000 -15.55%
Cheadle +3 4 £38,750 -13.88%
Wigan -5 4 - -
Altrincham -11 4 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Rochdale - 2 £43,000 - 1
Oldham +1 1 £33,000 +1.53% 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 298 (56.33%) HTML
2 286 (54.06%) JavaScript
3 284 (53.69%) .NET
4 278 (52.55%) SQL
5 277 (52.36%) C#
6 260 (49.15%) CSS
7 250 (47.26%) SQL Server
8 190 (35.92%) Web Services
9 189 (35.73%) ASP.NET
10 181 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
11 178 (33.65%) jQuery
12 152 (28.73%) Java
13 140 (26.47%) OO
14 138 (26.09%) Windows
15 125 (23.63%) MVC
16 112 (21.17%) SOAP
17 107 (20.23%) Microsoft
18 92 (17.39%) TDD
19 88 (16.64%) Degree
20 87 (16.45%) OOP
21 85 (16.07%) Ajax
22 83 (15.69%) JSON
23 81 (15.31%) Software Engineering
23 81 (15.31%) WCF
24 79 (14.93%) PHP
25 78 (14.74%) XSLT
26 75 (14.18%) Linux
26 75 (14.18%) Oracle
26 75 (14.18%) REST
27 74 (13.99%) E-Commerce

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 41 (7.75%) IIS
2 29 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 27 (5.10%) WebSphere
4 25 (4.73%) CMS
4 25 (4.73%) WebLogic
5 22 (4.16%) Tomcat
6 16 (3.02%) GlassFish
6 16 (3.02%) WordPress
7 12 (2.27%) Drupal
8 10 (1.89%) Joomla!
9 9 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.95%) Node.js
11 5 (0.95%) JBoss
12 4 (0.76%) Apache
12 4 (0.76%) CICS
12 4 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 34 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.97%) MS Office
3 8 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (4.73%) Magento
2 4 (0.76%) SAP SD
2 4 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.38%) Tridion
4 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) Exstream
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.38%) SaaS
3 2 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.43%) Internet
2 33 (6.24%) HTTP
3 13 (2.46%) Intranet
4 2 (0.38%) LAN
4 2 (0.38%) WAN
4 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.38%) SSH
5 1 (0.19%) Extranet
5 1 (0.19%) Wireless
5 1 (0.19%) VPN
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) DHCP
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (47.26%) SQL Server
2 73 (13.80%) MySQL
3 72 (13.61%) Relational Database
4 47 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (8.13%) RDBMS
6 30 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (4.16%) Oracle Database
7 22 (4.16%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.13%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.95%) DB2
13 5 (0.95%) OLTP
14 4 (0.76%) MS Access
15 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (8.13%) Eclipse
1 43 (8.13%) Maven
2 37 (6.99%) Git (software)
3 33 (6.24%) Subversion
4 30 (5.67%) JUnit
4 30 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (5.29%) Ant
6 27 (5.10%) Visual Studio
7 22 (4.16%) Selenium
8 19 (3.59%) JIRA
9 17 (3.21%) NUnit
10 15 (2.84%) WatiN
11 11 (2.08%) Flash Builder
12 10 (1.89%) Xcode
13 9 (1.70%) Redmine
14 5 (0.95%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.95%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.95%) MSTest
15 4 (0.76%) Mockito
15 4 (0.76%) Gerrit
General
1 68 (12.85%) Finance
2 49 (9.26%) Retail
3 39 (7.37%) Marketing
4 18 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.84%) Banking
6 7 (1.32%) Advertising
7 5 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.76%) Games
8 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.57%) Back Office
9 3 (0.57%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Publishing
9 3 (0.57%) iGaming
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 391 (73.91%) Developer
2 121 (22.87%) .NET Developer
3 94 (17.77%) C# Developer
4 64 (12.10%) Java Developer
5 58 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
5 58 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 56 (10.59%) Software Developer
7 54 (10.21%) Senior Developer
8 43 (8.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (7.56%) Software Engineer
10 37 (6.99%) PHP Developer
11 30 (5.67%) Web Developer
12 29 (5.48%) Analyst
13 25 (4.73%) Junior
13 25 (4.73%) Front-End Developer
14 24 (4.54%) Junior Developer
15 21 (3.97%) Tester
16 15 (2.84%) Support Analyst
16 15 (2.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 13 (2.46%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (56.33%) HTML
2 284 (53.69%) .NET
3 260 (49.15%) CSS
4 190 (35.92%) Web Services
5 189 (35.73%) ASP.NET
6 178 (33.65%) jQuery
7 112 (21.17%) SOAP
8 85 (16.07%) Ajax
9 83 (15.69%) JSON
10 81 (15.31%) WCF
11 78 (14.74%) XSLT
12 75 (14.18%) REST
13 72 (13.61%) .NET Framework
14 59 (11.15%) JMS
15 51 (9.64%) AngularJS
16 46 (8.70%) J2EE
16 46 (8.70%) LINQ
17 45 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 44 (8.32%) XHTML
19 42 (7.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.07%) Computer Science
1 48 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 37 (6.99%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (4.54%) N-Tier
5 13 (2.46%) W3C
6 12 (2.27%) Open Source
7 11 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.51%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.51%) NHS
9 7 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.13%) User Experience
11 5 (0.95%) iPhone
11 5 (0.95%) iPad
12 4 (0.76%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.76%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.76%) Informatics
12 4 (0.76%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.76%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 138 (26.09%) Windows
2 75 (14.18%) Linux
3 57 (10.78%) UNIX
4 35 (6.62%) Android
5 29 (5.48%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.13%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.95%) Solaris
8 4 (0.76%) zOS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (26.47%) OO
3 125 (23.63%) MVC
4 92 (17.39%) TDD
5 87 (16.45%) OOP
6 81 (15.31%) Software Engineering
7 74 (13.99%) E-Commerce
8 67 (12.67%) Scrum
9 58 (10.96%) Web Development
10 55 (10.40%) UML
11 44 (8.32%) OOD
12 42 (7.94%) Unit Testing
13 37 (6.99%) Project Management
14 35 (6.62%) Automated Testing
15 34 (6.43%) Mentoring
16 30 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (5.48%) SOA
18 23 (4.35%) Use Case
19 22 (4.16%) Load Balancing
20 21 (3.97%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 286 (54.06%) JavaScript
2 278 (52.55%) SQL
3 277 (52.36%) C#
4 152 (28.73%) Java
5 79 (14.93%) PHP
6 55 (10.40%) C++
7 54 (10.21%) VB.NET
8 42 (7.94%) T-SQL
9 34 (6.43%) VB
10 31 (5.86%) PL/SQL
11 26 (4.91%) C
12 19 (3.59%) VBA
12 19 (3.59%) XPath
13 14 (2.65%) Python
14 12 (2.27%) VB6
15 8 (1.51%) VBScript
16 7 (1.32%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.95%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.95%) XAML
18 4 (0.76%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 88 (16.64%) Degree
2 15 (2.84%) HND
3 4 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.57%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.19%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.13%) QA
2 20 (3.78%) WAI
3 7 (1.32%) WCAG
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
4 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.76%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 107 (20.23%) Microsoft
2 75 (14.18%) Oracle
3 17 (3.21%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.02%) Adobe
5 15 (2.84%) Telerik
6 14 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.89%) Apple
7 10 (1.89%) Google
8 9 (1.70%) Zend
8 9 (1.70%) VMware
9 7 (1.32%) SYSPRO
9 7 (1.32%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.32%) SAP
9 7 (1.32%) IBM
10 5 (0.95%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.95%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.76%) SEEBURGER
11 4 (0.76%) Eloqua
12 3 (0.57%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.38%) hybris
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and 35 hour week 9am-5pm
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago