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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 38 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 250 334 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.87% 8.73% 11.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.11% 17.24% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 199 295 430
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1772 1937 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.63% 50.61% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1720 1998
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,404 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +14 24 £35,000 - 8
Salford +1 18 £41,250 +7.14% 2
Wigan - 6 £20,000 - 2
Rochdale - 6 £48,000 - 1
Cheadle -7 5 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Bolton -6 4 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Sale -4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Altrincham -13 1 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Bury - 1 £21,000 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 295 (52.40%) .NET
2 275 (48.85%) HTML
3 268 (47.60%) SQL
3 268 (47.60%) SQL Server
4 255 (45.29%) C#
5 252 (44.76%) JavaScript
6 206 (36.59%) CSS
7 203 (36.06%) ASP.NET
8 178 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
9 158 (28.06%) Web Services
10 151 (26.82%) XSLT
11 143 (25.40%) jQuery
12 132 (23.45%) MVC
13 131 (23.27%) VB.NET
14 128 (22.74%) Java
15 127 (22.56%) OO
16 108 (19.18%) Finance
17 106 (18.83%) Windows
18 98 (17.41%) Ajax
19 96 (17.05%) Microsoft
20 95 (16.87%) Degree
21 86 (15.28%) E-Commerce
22 76 (13.50%) T-SQL
23 73 (12.97%) SOAP
24 70 (12.43%) RESTful
25 69 (12.26%) .NET Framework
25 69 (12.26%) Scrum
26 68 (12.08%) TDD
27 67 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
27 67 (11.90%) Android

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 60 (10.66%) IIS
2 50 (8.88%) Tomcat
3 47 (8.35%) WebSphere
4 23 (4.09%) CMS
5 18 (3.20%) Drupal
6 17 (3.02%) Apache
7 15 (2.66%) WordPress
8 14 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 13 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (1.60%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.60%) GlassFish
10 9 (1.60%) Joomla!
11 8 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.24%) JBoss
13 4 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.71%) CICS
13 4 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.71%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.71%) Confluence
14 2 (0.36%) MODX
Applications
1 57 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.84%) MS Office
3 15 (2.66%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (2.84%) Magento
2 13 (2.31%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.07%) GitHub
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.77%) HTTP
2 33 (5.86%) Internet
3 16 (2.84%) Intranet
4 3 (0.53%) FTP
5 2 (0.36%) SSH
5 2 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) DNS
6 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) LDAP
6 1 (0.18%) Broadband
6 1 (0.18%) LAN
6 1 (0.18%) WAN
6 1 (0.18%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.18%) Extranet
6 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 67 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (9.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 53 (9.41%) MySQL
5 52 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (9.06%) Relational Database
7 48 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (4.62%) RDBMS
9 26 (4.62%) Hazelcast
10 17 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (1.95%) OLTP
13 9 (1.60%) DB2
14 8 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (1.07%) MS Access
15 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.71%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 47 (8.35%) Maven
2 43 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (5.15%) Eclipse
4 24 (4.26%) Ant
5 22 (3.91%) Selenium
6 19 (3.37%) Xcode
7 18 (3.20%) JIRA
8 17 (3.02%) ClearCase
8 17 (3.02%) Visual Studio
8 17 (3.02%) Git (software)
9 16 (2.84%) Subversion
10 14 (2.49%) JUnit
11 10 (1.78%) Flash Builder
12 9 (1.60%) WatiN
13 8 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
14 6 (1.07%) WebDriver
14 6 (1.07%) Jenkins
15 5 (0.89%) IntelliJ
15 5 (0.89%) Toad
15 5 (0.89%) Gradle
General
1 108 (19.18%) Finance
2 40 (7.10%) Retail
3 34 (6.04%) Marketing
4 25 (4.44%) Banking
5 18 (3.20%) Games
6 14 (2.49%) Retail Banking
6 14 (2.49%) Legal
6 14 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.31%) Law
8 7 (1.24%) Advertising
8 7 (1.24%) Publishing
9 4 (0.71%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 377 (66.96%) Developer
2 97 (17.23%) .NET Developer
3 81 (14.39%) Java Developer
4 63 (11.19%) Analyst
5 61 (10.83%) Senior Developer
6 46 (8.17%) C# Developer
7 44 (7.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 44 (7.82%) Junior
8 43 (7.64%) Web Developer
9 42 (7.46%) Junior Developer
10 39 (6.93%) Team Leader
11 32 (5.68%) Development Team Leader
11 32 (5.68%) Software Developer
12 29 (5.15%) .NET Team Leader
13 28 (4.97%) PHP Developer
14 26 (4.62%) Software Engineer
15 24 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
16 23 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
17 21 (3.73%) Front-End Developer
18 20 (3.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (52.40%) .NET
2 275 (48.85%) HTML
3 206 (36.59%) CSS
4 203 (36.06%) ASP.NET
5 158 (28.06%) Web Services
6 151 (26.82%) XSLT
7 143 (25.40%) jQuery
8 98 (17.41%) Ajax
9 73 (12.97%) SOAP
10 70 (12.43%) RESTful
11 69 (12.26%) .NET Framework
12 63 (11.19%) JSON
13 55 (9.77%) JMS
14 53 (9.41%) Servlets
14 53 (9.41%) HTML5
15 47 (8.35%) WCF
15 47 (8.35%) Spring
16 42 (7.46%) J2EE
17 40 (7.10%) Grails
18 37 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 37 (6.57%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 25 (4.44%) W3C
5 18 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.20%) User Experience
6 17 (3.02%) Data Extraction
6 17 (3.02%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.13%) iPhone
8 10 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.60%) Physics
9 9 (1.60%) Online Games
10 8 (1.42%) Social Media
11 7 (1.24%) iPad
11 7 (1.24%) Web 2.0
12 6 (1.07%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
13 4 (0.71%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 106 (18.83%) Windows
2 67 (11.90%) Android
3 63 (11.19%) Linux
4 37 (6.57%) Apple iOS
5 28 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (3.91%) UNIX
7 7 (1.24%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.71%) zOS
8 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.71%) AIX
9 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (23.45%) MVC
3 127 (22.56%) OO
4 86 (15.28%) E-Commerce
5 69 (12.26%) Scrum
6 68 (12.08%) TDD
7 63 (11.19%) Web Development
8 59 (10.48%) OOP
9 55 (9.77%) Software Engineering
10 44 (7.82%) Unit Testing
11 43 (7.64%) Project Management
12 41 (7.28%) Mentoring
13 37 (6.57%) SOA
14 35 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
15 32 (5.68%) UML
15 32 (5.68%) OOD
16 30 (5.33%) iOS Development
17 27 (4.80%) Migration
17 27 (4.80%) Business Analysis
18 25 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 268 (47.60%) SQL
2 255 (45.29%) C#
3 252 (44.76%) JavaScript
4 131 (23.27%) VB.NET
5 128 (22.74%) Java
6 76 (13.50%) T-SQL
7 49 (8.70%) XPath
8 47 (8.35%) PHP
9 40 (7.10%) VBA
10 33 (5.86%) C++
11 28 (4.97%) VB
12 25 (4.44%) C
13 21 (3.73%) Objective-C
14 13 (2.31%) XQuery
14 13 (2.31%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.42%) VBScript
15 8 (1.42%) VB6
16 6 (1.07%) Groovy
16 6 (1.07%) XAML
16 6 (1.07%) Python
Qualifications
1 95 (16.87%) Degree
2 9 (1.60%) HND
3 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.07%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (0.89%) ISEB
5 4 (0.71%) MCP
6 3 (0.53%) MCSE
7 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) MCSD
8 1 (0.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.80%) QA
2 11 (1.95%) WAI
3 6 (1.07%) WCAG
4 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.36%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.75%) Oracle
3 30 (5.33%) Red Hat
4 21 (3.73%) Zend
5 17 (3.02%) Adobe
6 12 (2.13%) Apple
7 9 (1.60%) IBM
7 9 (1.60%) Telerik
7 9 (1.60%) Google
8 7 (1.24%) SYSPRO
8 7 (1.24%) VMware
9 5 (0.89%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.71%) Eloqua
10 4 (0.71%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.71%) Actimize
10 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.53%) LexisNexis
12 2 (0.36%) Capita
12 2 (0.36%) hybris
12 2 (0.36%) Wonderware
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 12 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheadle
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago