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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 48 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 13 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.68% 8.48% 7.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 13.73% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 48 29
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,267 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,950 £47,500 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
207 386 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.68% 61.76% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 171 342 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -19 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wirral 0 3 £40,000 +10.34%
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (69.57%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) J2EE
5 8 (34.78%) UML
6 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
8 5 (21.74%) UNIX
8 5 (21.74%) PHP
9 4 (17.39%) C
9 4 (17.39%) C++
9 4 (17.39%) VB
9 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
9 4 (17.39%) Back Office
9 4 (17.39%) VLDB
9 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) VLDB
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.04%) WinForms
5 3 (13.04%) WPF
5 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) JDBC
6 2 (8.70%) JSP
6 2 (8.70%) Struts
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Biotechnology
3 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) UML
3 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Validation
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
9 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) Bioinformatics
9 1 (4.35%) Web Design
9 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) PHP
6 4 (17.39%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) VB
6 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
6 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 4 (17.39%) C
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GAMP
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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