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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 39 52 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs citing XML 21 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.23% 2.78% 7.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.19% 6.32% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 46
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
206 285 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.45% 43.98% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 149 239 262
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Southport - 12 - - 2
Liverpool +9 9 £42,500 +30.76% 11
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 20 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (46.67%) Linux
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (43.33%) HTML
5 13 (43.33%) QA
5 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
5 13 (43.33%) Open Source
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (36.67%) C#
7 11 (36.67%) Ant
7 11 (36.67%) JBoss
7 11 (36.67%) Analytics
7 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
7 11 (36.67%) Maven
7 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
8 10 (33.33%) SOAP
8 10 (33.33%) Web Services
9 9 (30.00%) CSS
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle
10 8 (26.67%) J2EE
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) IIS
10 8 (26.67%) TDD
11 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
11 7 (23.33%) Scrum
11 7 (23.33%) Spring

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 11 (36.67%) JBoss
2 8 (26.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Ant
1 11 (36.67%) Maven
1 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (13.33%) Log4j
3 4 (13.33%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.67%) SilkTest
4 2 (6.67%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 10 (33.33%) SOAP
3 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) J2EE
6 7 (23.33%) JDBC
6 7 (23.33%) XHTML
6 7 (23.33%) Spring
6 7 (23.33%) HornetQ
6 7 (23.33%) WSDL
6 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.33%) J2SE
9 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.67%) XBRL
11 1 (3.33%) WinForms
11 1 (3.33%) JSON
11 1 (3.33%) WPF
11 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (13.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (43.33%) Open Source
3 11 (36.67%) Analytics
3 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
4 8 (26.67%) TDD
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) OWASP
6 6 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 4 (13.33%) Black-Box Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
8 4 (13.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) C++
7 2 (6.67%) Lua
7 2 (6.67%) C
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
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