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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 41 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing XML 15 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.18% 10.90% 7.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.35% 17.82% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 54 37
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
204 348 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.31% 61.16% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 322 272
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 14 £52,750 +40.66% 2
Wirral 0 2 £40,000 -20.00% 2
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (64.29%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
3 11 (39.29%) UML
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) J2EE
5 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) PHP
6 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (21.43%) jQuery
8 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) UNIX
9 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.86%) C
9 5 (17.86%) C++
9 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) VLDB
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 3 (10.71%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
1 10 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 4 (14.29%) Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Java Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) J2EE
4 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
6 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) WCF
8 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
9 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (7.14%) PhoneGap
9 2 (7.14%) WPF
9 2 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Biotechnology
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) UML
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Validation
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (32.14%) PHP
5 5 (17.86%) C
5 5 (17.86%) C++
6 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.29%) VB
6 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) XQuery
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GAMP
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
Wirral, Merseyside
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £23750 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago