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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 41 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.20% 8.72% 11.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.29% 18.58% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 66
Average salary £42,500 £34,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.30% +5.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,788 £24,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
247 296 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.95% 46.91% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 211 271 305
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 £48,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -22 11 £41,250 -2.94% 5
Wirral -4 4 £42,500 -29.16%
Birkenhead - 1 £42,500 -
XML
North West

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 27 (75.00%) HTML
2 26 (72.22%) CSS
3 25 (69.44%) .NET
4 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
5 22 (61.11%) C#
6 21 (58.33%) SQL
7 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 17 (47.22%) Web Services
9 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
9 16 (44.44%) SOAP
10 13 (36.11%) Scrum
11 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (33.33%) jQuery
11 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
12 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
13 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (25.00%) Ajax
14 9 (25.00%) WCF
15 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
16 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
16 7 (19.44%) Android
16 7 (19.44%) Android Development
16 7 (19.44%) HTML5
17 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (16.67%) Backbone.js
17 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (16.67%) CSS3

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) Ingres
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Team Leader
3 5 (13.89%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Android Developer
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) HTML
2 26 (72.22%) CSS
3 25 (69.44%) .NET
4 17 (47.22%) Web Services
5 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 16 (44.44%) SOAP
6 12 (33.33%) jQuery
7 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 9 (25.00%) Ajax
8 9 (25.00%) WCF
9 7 (19.44%) HTML5
10 6 (16.67%) Backbone.js
10 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (16.67%) CSS3
10 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (16.67%) JSON
11 5 (13.89%) XSLT
11 5 (13.89%) Silverlight
12 4 (11.11%) Android SDK
12 4 (11.11%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.11%) W3C
2 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Android
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Scrum
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Android Development
4 5 (13.89%) iOS Development
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
6 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
6 6 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) XPath
7 4 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (5.56%) C++
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.78%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) C
9 1 (2.78%) VBScript
9 1 (2.78%) VB
9 1 (2.78%) VC++
9 1 (2.78%) Python
9 1 (2.78%) XQuery
9 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.78%) Korn
9 1 (2.78%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCSD
2 1 (2.78%) HND
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.78%) webMethods
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