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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 41 53 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Permanent jobs citing XML 17 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.33% 2.76% 8.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.85% 6.19% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 42
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £26,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £46,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
192 291 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.57% 44.63% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 136 253 233
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +10 8 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Southport - 8 - - 4
Birkenhead - 1 £35,000 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (70.00%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) Windows
4 16 (53.33%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
6 14 (46.67%) Degree
7 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (40.00%) Automated Testing
8 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (30.00%) CSS
10 8 (26.67%) Linux
10 8 (26.67%) JBoss
10 8 (26.67%) Ant
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) TDD
10 8 (26.67%) Maven
10 8 (26.67%) QA
10 8 (26.67%) Open Source
10 8 (26.67%) Analytics
10 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
11 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (23.33%) J2EE
11 7 (23.33%) SOAP
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
12 6 (20.00%) IIS
12 6 (20.00%) JDBC
12 6 (20.00%) UNIX
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (26.67%) JBoss
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) VLDB
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Ant
1 8 (26.67%) Maven
1 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Log4j
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) J2EE
4 7 (23.33%) SOAP
4 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 6 (20.00%) XHTML
5 6 (20.00%) JDBC
5 6 (20.00%) WSDL
5 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (20.00%) Spring
5 6 (20.00%) HornetQ
6 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.00%) WinForms
7 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.00%) WPF
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) J2SE
9 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Biotechnology
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) UNIX
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Open Source
3 8 (26.67%) Analytics
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) OWASP
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) UML
6 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
8 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Validation
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (20.00%) C
6 4 (13.33%) VB
6 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) GAMP
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago