The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 26 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 331 367 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.18% 8.94% 10.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.83% 17.36% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 288 345 345
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1856 2114 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 45.86% 51.52% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1932 1664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +9 36 £35,000 - 4
Bolton -10 21 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Altrincham +7 13 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Oldham +2 13 £32,500 -15.11% 2
Bury - 11 £28,000 - 1
Cheadle -4 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Salford +2 5 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Wigan +6 2 £26,000 +10.63%
Rochdale - 2 £37,500 - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 387 (63.34%) .NET
2 378 (61.87%) C#
3 335 (54.83%) SQL
4 324 (53.03%) ASP.NET
5 316 (51.72%) HTML
6 263 (43.04%) JavaScript
7 257 (42.06%) SQL Server
8 214 (35.02%) CSS
9 199 (32.57%) MVC
10 198 (32.41%) OO
11 191 (31.26%) VB.NET
12 178 (29.13%) Web Services
13 168 (27.50%) jQuery
14 141 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
15 126 (20.62%) Microsoft
16 123 (20.13%) Ajax
17 118 (19.31%) Scrum
18 117 (19.15%) XSLT
19 114 (18.66%) Java
20 112 (18.33%) T-SQL
21 109 (17.84%) Degree
22 108 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
23 106 (17.35%) Unit Testing
23 106 (17.35%) Windows
23 106 (17.35%) Finance
24 103 (16.86%) WCF
25 96 (15.71%) TDD
26 79 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC
27 78 (12.77%) MySQL
28 77 (12.60%) PHP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 72 (11.78%) IIS
2 36 (5.89%) CMS
3 32 (5.24%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.11%) WebLogic
5 12 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.65%) GlassFish
7 4 (0.65%) Apache
7 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.49%) Jetty
8 3 (0.49%) Drupal
8 3 (0.49%) Lync
8 3 (0.49%) WordPress
9 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) Documentum
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (5.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (3.76%) Visualfiles
2 16 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.82%) Magento
4 2 (0.33%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.16%) GitHub
2 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.71%) Internet
2 27 (4.42%) Intranet
3 25 (4.09%) HTTP
4 4 (0.65%) DNS
4 4 (0.65%) FTP
5 3 (0.49%) SAN
6 2 (0.33%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) ATM
7 1 (0.16%) LAN
7 1 (0.16%) SMS
7 1 (0.16%) VoIP
7 1 (0.16%) WAN
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (42.06%) SQL Server
2 78 (12.77%) MySQL
3 67 (10.97%) Relational Database
4 66 (10.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (6.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (4.09%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (0.98%) DB2
13 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.65%) Big Data
14 4 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.49%) SQLite
16 2 (0.33%) SAP Data Services
16 2 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 108 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (8.18%) Eclipse
3 38 (6.22%) Ant
4 34 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 32 (5.24%) Maven
6 30 (4.91%) JUnit
7 24 (3.93%) Subversion
8 18 (2.95%) Git (software)
9 17 (2.78%) Jenkins
9 17 (2.78%) Selenium
10 16 (2.62%) NetBeans
11 14 (2.29%) Gerrit
11 14 (2.29%) Mockito
12 7 (1.15%) Xcode
13 5 (0.82%) Hudson
14 4 (0.65%) JIRA
15 3 (0.49%) JMeter
15 3 (0.49%) FitNesse
15 3 (0.49%) Cucumber
16 2 (0.33%) XMLUnit
General
1 106 (17.35%) Finance
2 32 (5.24%) Back Office
3 26 (4.26%) Retail
4 23 (3.76%) Marketing
5 21 (3.44%) Legal
6 19 (3.11%) Law
7 15 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.98%) French Language
8 6 (0.98%) German Language
9 5 (0.82%) Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Publishing
11 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 493 (80.69%) Developer
2 195 (31.91%) .NET Developer
3 100 (16.37%) Analyst
4 98 (16.04%) C# Developer
5 88 (14.40%) Web Developer
6 79 (12.93%) Senior Developer
7 68 (11.13%) Java Developer
7 68 (11.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 54 (8.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (7.20%) Analyst Developer
10 40 (6.55%) Software Developer
10 40 (6.55%) PHP Developer
11 38 (6.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 32 (5.24%) .NET Web Developer
12 32 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
13 31 (5.07%) C# Web Developer
14 25 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (4.09%) Web Analyst
15 22 (3.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 20 (3.27%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (63.34%) .NET
2 324 (53.03%) ASP.NET
3 316 (51.72%) HTML
4 214 (35.02%) CSS
5 178 (29.13%) Web Services
6 168 (27.50%) jQuery
7 123 (20.13%) Ajax
8 117 (19.15%) XSLT
9 103 (16.86%) WCF
10 79 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (11.95%) .NET Framework
12 63 (10.31%) WPF
13 62 (10.15%) LINQ
13 62 (10.15%) SOAP
14 61 (9.98%) WinForms
15 55 (9.00%) XHTML
16 53 (8.67%) HTML5
17 46 (7.53%) Spring
18 35 (5.73%) XSL
19 34 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.71%) Computer Science
2 35 (5.73%) Client/Server
3 30 (4.91%) W3C
3 30 (4.91%) Open Source
4 27 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (3.76%) N-Tier
7 12 (1.96%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.31%) Social Media
8 8 (1.31%) RIA
8 8 (1.31%) Informatics
9 7 (1.15%) NHS
10 6 (0.98%) Web 2.0
10 6 (0.98%) Taxonomies
10 6 (0.98%) Ontologies
10 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.65%) TRADACOMS
11 4 (0.65%) APACS
11 4 (0.65%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 106 (17.35%) Windows
2 53 (8.67%) Linux
3 36 (5.89%) UNIX
4 27 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.95%) Android
6 13 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.65%) CentOS
7 4 (0.65%) Debian
8 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (32.57%) MVC
2 198 (32.41%) OO
3 141 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (19.31%) Scrum
5 106 (17.35%) Unit Testing
6 96 (15.71%) TDD
7 75 (12.27%) Web Development
8 65 (10.64%) OOP
9 62 (10.15%) OOD
10 52 (8.51%) Project Management
11 44 (7.20%) UML
12 39 (6.38%) E-Commerce
13 36 (5.89%) Software Engineering
14 22 (3.60%) Use Case
15 21 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (3.27%) ERP
17 17 (2.78%) User Stories
18 16 (2.62%) Performance Tuning
18 16 (2.62%) SOA
18 16 (2.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 378 (61.87%) C#
2 335 (54.83%) SQL
3 263 (43.04%) JavaScript
4 191 (31.26%) VB.NET
5 114 (18.66%) Java
6 112 (18.33%) T-SQL
7 77 (12.60%) PHP
8 34 (5.56%) VB
9 28 (4.58%) XPath
10 15 (2.45%) C
10 15 (2.45%) C++
11 14 (2.29%) Perl
12 9 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 9 (1.47%) Ruby
13 7 (1.15%) PHP5
14 6 (0.98%) VBScript
15 5 (0.82%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.82%) VBA
15 5 (0.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 109 (17.84%) Degree
2 24 (3.93%) HND
3 20 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.45%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.64%) HNC
6 8 (1.31%) MCSE
6 8 (1.31%) MCP
7 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.49%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.16%) PhD
9 1 (0.16%) ACCA
9 1 (0.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.91%) QA
2 25 (4.09%) WCAG
3 12 (1.96%) WAI
4 6 (0.98%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 126 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 54 (8.84%) Oracle
3 8 (1.31%) VMware
4 7 (1.15%) Twitter
5 5 (0.82%) Business Objects
5 5 (0.82%) Zend
6 4 (0.65%) Google
6 4 (0.65%) SAP
7 3 (0.49%) JBoss
7 3 (0.49%) HP
7 3 (0.49%) Dell
7 3 (0.49%) Juniper
7 3 (0.49%) NetApp
7 3 (0.49%) Cisco
7 3 (0.49%) IBM
7 3 (0.49%) 3PAR
7 3 (0.49%) F5
8 2 (0.33%) Ektron
8 2 (0.33%) Trapeze
8 2 (0.33%) Sencha
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + BEN
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Octad
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum Up To £43,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Ventures
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago