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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 30 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 256 328 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.08% 8.17% 9.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.18% 17.74% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 227 287 353
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 £27,000 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
1582 1849 2160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.74% 46.05% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1592 1971
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +3 41 £34,500 -1.42% 3
Bolton +8 13 £30,000 -14.28%
Altrincham -11 6 £45,000 -
Salford +3 5 £25,000 -32.43% 1
Cheadle +7 4 £38,750 -13.88%
Wigan +4 3 - - 2
Oldham -7 1 £33,000 +1.53% 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 272 (53.44%) HTML
2 270 (53.05%) SQL
3 268 (52.65%) JavaScript
3 268 (52.65%) .NET
4 262 (51.47%) C#
5 246 (48.33%) CSS
6 235 (46.17%) SQL Server
7 206 (40.47%) Web Services
8 197 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (36.54%) ASP.NET
10 164 (32.22%) jQuery
11 158 (31.04%) Java
12 134 (26.33%) Windows
13 126 (24.75%) OO
14 123 (24.17%) MVC
15 115 (22.59%) SOAP
16 101 (19.84%) Degree
17 99 (19.45%) TDD
18 98 (19.25%) Microsoft
19 91 (17.88%) Oracle
20 89 (17.49%) WCF
21 87 (17.09%) JSON
22 84 (16.50%) XSLT
23 81 (15.91%) Software Engineering
24 79 (15.52%) Ajax
24 79 (15.52%) REST
25 78 (15.32%) Linux
26 77 (15.13%) OOP
27 76 (14.93%) JMS
28 75 (14.73%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (7.47%) WebLogic
2 36 (7.07%) IIS
3 29 (5.70%) WebSphere
4 28 (5.50%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.11%) CMS
6 20 (3.93%) Tomcat
7 18 (3.54%) GlassFish
8 14 (2.75%) Oracle Service Bus
8 14 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (1.77%) Drupal
9 9 (1.77%) WordPress
9 9 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.18%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.98%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.98%) JBoss
12 5 (0.98%) Apache
12 5 (0.98%) Node.js
13 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 25 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.95%) MS Office
3 7 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (4.32%) Magento
2 14 (2.75%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.79%) Tridion
3 4 (0.79%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.20%) Exstream
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.79%) SaaS
3 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.39%) GitHub
4 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.27%) HTTP
2 36 (7.07%) Internet
3 12 (2.36%) Intranet
4 2 (0.39%) SSH
4 2 (0.39%) LAN
4 2 (0.39%) WAN
5 1 (0.20%) DHCP
5 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (46.17%) SQL Server
2 75 (14.73%) Relational Database
3 73 (14.34%) MySQL
4 47 (9.23%) RDBMS
5 40 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (6.48%) Oracle Database
7 20 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (3.54%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.18%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.79%) DTS
14 4 (0.79%) OLTP
14 4 (0.79%) Data Mart
15 3 (0.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (8.64%) Eclipse
1 44 (8.64%) Maven
2 43 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 37 (7.27%) Subversion
4 33 (6.48%) JUnit
5 32 (6.29%) Visual Studio
6 31 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (5.70%) Ant
8 21 (4.13%) NUnit
9 16 (3.14%) Selenium
10 14 (2.75%) SoapUI
11 13 (2.55%) JIRA
12 11 (2.16%) WatiN
13 9 (1.77%) Redmine
14 8 (1.57%) Jenkins
15 7 (1.38%) MSTest
15 7 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
16 6 (1.18%) Flash Builder
17 5 (0.98%) Jasmine
17 5 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 57 (11.20%) Finance
2 42 (8.25%) Retail
3 39 (7.66%) Marketing
4 15 (2.95%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.18%) Back Office
6 5 (0.98%) Advertising
6 5 (0.98%) Games
6 5 (0.98%) Banking
7 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.59%) iGaming
8 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.59%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 380 (74.66%) Developer
2 116 (22.79%) .NET Developer
3 101 (19.84%) C# Developer
4 65 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (12.57%) Java Developer
6 59 (11.59%) ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (10.61%) Software Developer
7 54 (10.61%) Senior Developer
8 50 (9.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (8.25%) Software Engineer
10 36 (7.07%) Web Developer
11 31 (6.09%) PHP Developer
12 24 (4.72%) Analyst
13 23 (4.52%) Front-End Developer
14 19 (3.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 19 (3.73%) Junior
15 18 (3.54%) Tester
15 18 (3.54%) Junior Developer
16 17 (3.34%) Architect
17 16 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (53.44%) HTML
2 268 (52.65%) .NET
3 246 (48.33%) CSS
4 206 (40.47%) Web Services
5 186 (36.54%) ASP.NET
6 164 (32.22%) jQuery
7 115 (22.59%) SOAP
8 89 (17.49%) WCF
9 87 (17.09%) JSON
10 84 (16.50%) XSLT
11 79 (15.52%) Ajax
11 79 (15.52%) REST
12 76 (14.93%) JMS
13 75 (14.73%) .NET Framework
14 56 (11.00%) J2EE
14 56 (11.00%) AngularJS
15 51 (10.02%) WSDL
15 51 (10.02%) LINQ
16 46 (9.04%) XHTML
17 44 (8.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 41 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 23 (4.52%) N-Tier
6 17 (3.34%) Open Source
7 13 (2.55%) W3C
8 11 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (1.77%) NHS
11 7 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.38%) 3D Graphics
11 7 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.18%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.79%) User Experience
13 4 (0.79%) Informatics
13 4 (0.79%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.79%) Interactive TV
14 3 (0.59%) Derivative
14 3 (0.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 134 (26.33%) Windows
2 78 (15.32%) Linux
3 62 (12.18%) UNIX
4 30 (5.89%) Android
5 20 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.98%) Solaris
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (24.75%) OO
3 123 (24.17%) MVC
4 99 (19.45%) TDD
5 81 (15.91%) Software Engineering
6 77 (15.13%) OOP
7 71 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 68 (13.36%) Scrum
9 51 (10.02%) Web Development
10 50 (9.82%) UML
11 49 (9.63%) Unit Testing
12 39 (7.66%) OOD
13 34 (6.68%) SOA
13 34 (6.68%) Project Management
14 33 (6.48%) Mentoring
15 32 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (6.09%) Automated Testing
17 25 (4.91%) Software Architecture
18 21 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (4.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 270 (53.05%) SQL
2 268 (52.65%) JavaScript
3 262 (51.47%) C#
4 158 (31.04%) Java
5 72 (14.15%) PHP
6 59 (11.59%) C++
7 46 (9.04%) VB.NET
8 36 (7.07%) PL/SQL
9 34 (6.68%) T-SQL
10 32 (6.29%) VB
11 24 (4.72%) C
12 19 (3.73%) XPath
13 17 (3.34%) VBA
14 15 (2.95%) Python
15 8 (1.57%) VC++
15 8 (1.57%) VBScript
16 6 (1.18%) VB6
16 6 (1.18%) Ruby
17 5 (0.98%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 101 (19.84%) Degree
2 11 (2.16%) HND
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.59%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.68%) QA
2 19 (3.73%) WAI
3 6 (1.18%) WCAG
4 4 (0.79%) HL7
5 2 (0.39%) SLA
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 98 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 91 (17.88%) Oracle
3 20 (3.93%) Red Hat
4 14 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (2.75%) Adobe
5 11 (2.16%) Telerik
6 9 (1.77%) Zend
7 7 (1.38%) VMware
7 7 (1.38%) Google
7 7 (1.38%) IBM
7 7 (1.38%) SYSPRO
7 7 (1.38%) Apple
7 7 (1.38%) SAP
7 7 (1.38%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.18%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.98%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.79%) SEEBURGER
11 3 (0.59%) Eloqua
11 3 (0.59%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.39%) hybris
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