The first table below looks at the demand for XSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 167 141 166
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs citing XSL 14 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 1.03% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 2.06% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 8
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1794 2040 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.51% 49.94% 49.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1515 1828 1717
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £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% -
XSL
North West

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XSL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

XSL Salary Trend in Manchester

XSL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

XSL Salary Histogram in Manchester

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) jQuery
3 20 (74.07%) C#
4 19 (70.37%) CSS
5 18 (66.67%) SQL
5 18 (66.67%) Degree
6 17 (62.96%) XML
7 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
8 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
8 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
9 11 (40.74%) XSLT
9 11 (40.74%) MVC
10 10 (37.04%) IIS
10 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
10 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
10 10 (37.04%) HTML5
11 9 (33.33%) Social Media
11 9 (33.33%) Intranet
12 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (22.22%) OOP
12 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
13 5 (18.52%) LINQ
13 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (18.52%) OO
13 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
13 5 (18.52%) PHP

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (37.04%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) PHP Developer
6 3 (11.11%) PHP Zend Developer
6 3 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
1 21 (77.78%) jQuery
2 19 (70.37%) CSS
3 17 (62.96%) XML
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
4 11 (40.74%) XSLT
5 10 (37.04%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) LINQ
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (14.81%) SOAP
8 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
9 2 (7.41%) XHTML
9 2 (7.41%) WCF
9 2 (7.41%) JSON
9 2 (7.41%) Ajax
10 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
10 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Social Media
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) OOP
3 5 (18.52%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
5 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 4 (14.81%) VB
7 2 (7.41%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects