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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 43 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 20 46 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.32% 7.08% 10.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.60% 15.59% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 65
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,788 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
263 295 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.62% 45.38% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 228 266 312
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -16 12 £41,250 +3.12% 6
Wirral - 5 £42,500 -
Birkenhead - 1 £42,500 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 27 (69.23%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
3 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
4 22 (56.41%) C#
5 21 (53.85%) SQL
6 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
7 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
7 17 (43.59%) Web Services
8 16 (41.03%) SOAP
9 14 (35.90%) Scrum
10 13 (33.33%) jQuery
11 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
12 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (25.64%) Ajax
13 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
14 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
15 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
15 8 (20.51%) HTML5
15 8 (20.51%) WCF
16 7 (17.95%) Android
16 7 (17.95%) Android Development
16 7 (17.95%) XSLT
16 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
17 6 (15.38%) Java
17 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (2.56%) Ingres
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.13%) Ant
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Log4j
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
5 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Web Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
4 5 (12.82%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Android Developer
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 27 (69.23%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
3 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) Web Services
4 16 (41.03%) SOAP
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (25.64%) Ajax
7 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 8 (20.51%) WCF
8 8 (20.51%) HTML5
9 7 (17.95%) XSLT
10 6 (15.38%) JSON
10 6 (15.38%) CSS3
10 6 (15.38%) Backbone.js
10 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (12.82%) REST
11 5 (12.82%) Silverlight
12 4 (10.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) W3C
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Android
2 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Scrum
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Android Development
4 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
5 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.69%) UML
6 3 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 9 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 6 (15.38%) Java
7 4 (10.26%) PHP
7 4 (10.26%) XPath
8 2 (5.13%) C++
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) VC++
9 1 (2.56%) Python
9 1 (2.56%) XQuery
9 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.56%) AWK
9 1 (2.56%) VB6
9 1 (2.56%) Korn
9 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCSD
2 1 (2.56%) HND
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) webMethods
4 1 (2.56%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
London or Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago