The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 53 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 8 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.62% 6.44% 8.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 12.32% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,340 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
183 341 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.12% 52.30% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 134 306 200
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XML
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

XML Salary Trend in Merseyside

XML
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Merseyside

XML
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Liverpool -21 4 £43,750 +16.66% 5
Birkenhead +5 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Wirral -2 1 - -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (65.22%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) J2EE
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) UML
6 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (21.74%) UNIX
8 5 (21.74%) C
8 5 (21.74%) C++
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) PHP
8 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
9 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
9 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
9 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 4 (17.39%) Back Office
9 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) VLDB
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (17.39%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) WinForms
5 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
5 3 (13.04%) WPF
6 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) FIXML
7 1 (4.35%) FpML
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Biotechnology
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Derivative
3 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) UML
3 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Validation
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
9 1 (4.35%) ITIL
9 1 (4.35%) SOA
9 1 (4.35%) DSDM
9 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) C
4 5 (21.74%) C++
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 4 (17.39%) VB
5 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GAMP
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, North West
Liverpool John Moore University
Salary: £31,342 - £37,394
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + up to 30% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension+Healthcare+
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago