The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 53 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 17 46 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.66% 7.58% 10.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.94% 16.20% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 45 68
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
286 284 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.76% 46.79% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 244 255 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Liverpool -23 11 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Wirral - 5 £40,000 - 1
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 45 (75.00%) .NET
2 43 (71.67%) SQL Server
3 35 (58.33%) HTML
4 32 (53.33%) CSS
5 30 (50.00%) C#
6 29 (48.33%) SQL
7 28 (46.67%) Web Services
8 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET
9 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
9 22 (36.67%) SOAP
10 21 (35.00%) VB.NET
11 20 (33.33%) jQuery
12 18 (30.00%) Ajax
12 18 (30.00%) SharePoint
13 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
14 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (21.67%) HTML5
15 13 (21.67%) XSLT
16 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (16.67%) OO
18 9 (15.00%) Scrum
18 9 (15.00%) MVC
18 9 (15.00%) WCF
18 9 (15.00%) Degree
18 9 (15.00%) JSON
19 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
19 8 (13.33%) Microsoft

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 18 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (3.33%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.33%) WorkSite
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.67%) Jetty
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (3.33%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (71.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.00%) MS Access
6 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.67%) OLAP
8 1 (1.67%) MySQL
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.67%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.33%) Subversion
4 3 (5.00%) JUnit
4 3 (5.00%) Maven
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.67%) Ant
6 1 (1.67%) Log4j
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.67%) Hudson
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
2 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (88.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Software Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Web Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) C# Developer
6 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Android Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Programmer
8 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (75.00%) .NET
2 35 (58.33%) HTML
3 32 (53.33%) CSS
4 28 (46.67%) Web Services
5 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 22 (36.67%) SOAP
7 20 (33.33%) jQuery
8 18 (30.00%) Ajax
9 13 (21.67%) HTML5
9 13 (21.67%) XSLT
10 9 (15.00%) WCF
10 9 (15.00%) JSON
11 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 6 (10.00%) CSS3
13 5 (8.33%) REST
14 4 (6.67%) Android SDK
14 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
14 4 (6.67%) JSP
14 4 (6.67%) Struts
15 3 (5.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.67%) W3C
3 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) DataPower
4 2 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) UNIX
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
1 5 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.67%) OO
3 9 (15.00%) Scrum
3 9 (15.00%) MVC
4 7 (11.67%) Web Development
4 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (8.33%) UML
5 5 (8.33%) SOA
5 5 (8.33%) TDD
5 5 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (8.33%) Android Development
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.33%) Memory Management
7 2 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (3.33%) BPEL
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.33%) AOP
7 2 (3.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
3 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 21 (35.00%) VB.NET
5 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.33%) Java
7 4 (6.67%) XPath
7 4 (6.67%) C++
7 4 (6.67%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) VBA
7 4 (6.67%) VB
8 3 (5.00%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) VBScript
10 1 (1.67%) VC++
10 1 (1.67%) Python
10 1 (1.67%) AWK
10 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) VB6
10 1 (1.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) MCSD
2 1 (1.67%) HND
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Kony
3 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.33%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) webMethods
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Zend
4 1 (1.67%) Nintex
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum, plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago