The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 31 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 517 631 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.98% 9.20% 11.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.22% 19.15% 23.07%
Number of salaries quoted 410 577 734
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3188 3295 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.03% 48.06% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 2960 3137
Average salary £37,804 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.01% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XML
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the North West region.

XML Salary Trend in the North West

XML
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in the North West

XML
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the North West 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
Manchester -5 288 £37,500 +7.14% 49
Cheshire -20 110 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Lancashire +4 89 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Merseyside -13 20 £42,500 +21.42% 7
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 634 (59.75%) .NET
2 595 (56.08%) SQL
3 582 (54.85%) HTML
4 518 (48.82%) SQL Server
5 512 (48.26%) C#
6 477 (44.96%) JavaScript
7 418 (39.40%) CSS
8 411 (38.74%) ASP.NET
9 344 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
10 330 (31.10%) Web Services
11 277 (26.11%) jQuery
12 268 (25.26%) T-SQL
13 257 (24.22%) XSLT
14 235 (22.15%) MVC
15 229 (21.58%) Microsoft
16 222 (20.92%) OO
17 218 (20.55%) VB.NET
18 211 (19.89%) Java
19 203 (19.13%) SOAP
20 175 (16.49%) .NET Framework
21 172 (16.21%) WCF
22 162 (15.27%) Ajax
23 157 (14.80%) SQL Server 2008
24 154 (14.51%) Finance
25 153 (14.42%) Degree
26 152 (14.33%) Windows
27 145 (13.67%) JSON
28 136 (12.82%) TDD
29 132 (12.44%) Scrum
30 131 (12.35%) Web Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 74 (6.97%) IIS
2 64 (6.03%) WebSphere
3 63 (5.94%) Tomcat
4 53 (5.00%) CMS
5 28 (2.64%) SharePoint
6 24 (2.26%) Apache
7 21 (1.98%) MODX
8 19 (1.79%) Umbraco
9 16 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (1.23%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 12 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
12 10 (0.94%) Drupal
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.57%) Lync
14 6 (0.57%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.28%) Confluence
16 3 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 103 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.64%) Photoshop
3 26 (2.45%) MS Office
4 17 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.19%) SPSS
7 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (1.89%) Visualfiles
2 15 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.94%) Oracle iProcurement
4 9 (0.85%) Magento
5 6 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.57%) Sage 50
6 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.47%) osCommerce
7 3 (0.28%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (0.19%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.19%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.094%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.094%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.13%) Trello
2 7 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.57%) GitHub
4 4 (0.38%) PaaS
5 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.094%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.094%) SaaS
6 1 (0.094%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (7.26%) HTTP
2 51 (4.81%) Internet
3 17 (1.60%) Intranet
4 8 (0.75%) Wireless
5 6 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.57%) VPN
6 4 (0.38%) FTP
7 3 (0.28%) DNS
8 2 (0.19%) SSL
9 1 (0.094%) LDAP
9 1 (0.094%) Broadband
9 1 (0.094%) LAN
9 1 (0.094%) WAN
9 1 (0.094%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.094%) SSH
9 1 (0.094%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (48.82%) SQL Server
2 157 (14.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 128 (12.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (9.99%) MySQL
5 102 (9.61%) Relational Database
6 83 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 83 (7.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 58 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 48 (4.52%) RDBMS
9 41 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (3.02%) Hazelcast
11 23 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
12 21 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (1.70%) DB2
13 18 (1.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 15 (1.41%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (1.04%) OLTP
16 11 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (0.94%) Informix
Development Applications
1 112 (10.56%) Visual Studio
2 92 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (5.09%) Maven
4 50 (4.71%) Git (software)
5 44 (4.15%) Subversion
6 41 (3.86%) Eclipse
7 31 (2.92%) Ant
7 31 (2.92%) JUnit
8 26 (2.45%) JIRA
9 22 (2.07%) Selenium
10 20 (1.89%) Jenkins
11 15 (1.41%) Xcode
12 13 (1.23%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.13%) Mockito
13 12 (1.13%) ClearCase
13 12 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
14 8 (0.75%) Introscope
15 7 (0.66%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.66%) SpecFlow
16 6 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 154 (14.51%) Finance
2 94 (8.86%) Retail
3 65 (6.13%) Marketing
4 22 (2.07%) Legal
5 21 (1.98%) Law
5 21 (1.98%) Banking
6 17 (1.60%) Games
7 12 (1.13%) Retail Banking
8 10 (0.94%) Back Office
9 8 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.57%) Publishing
11 5 (0.47%) Billing
12 4 (0.38%) Advertising
12 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.094%) Automotive
13 1 (0.094%) French Language
13 1 (0.094%) German Language
13 1 (0.094%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 778 (73.33%) Developer
2 213 (20.08%) .NET Developer
3 146 (13.76%) Analyst
4 137 (12.91%) Web Developer
5 121 (11.40%) Senior Developer
6 120 (11.31%) C# Developer
7 118 (11.12%) Java Developer
8 79 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 70 (6.60%) Software Developer
10 68 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
11 54 (5.09%) Team Leader
12 50 (4.71%) Analyst Developer
13 46 (4.34%) Development Team Leader
13 46 (4.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 43 (4.05%) Junior
15 39 (3.68%) Junior Developer
16 38 (3.58%) PHP Developer
17 37 (3.49%) Graduate
18 35 (3.30%) VB.NET Developer
18 35 (3.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 634 (59.75%) .NET
2 582 (54.85%) HTML
3 418 (39.40%) CSS
4 411 (38.74%) ASP.NET
5 330 (31.10%) Web Services
6 277 (26.11%) jQuery
7 257 (24.22%) XSLT
8 203 (19.13%) SOAP
9 175 (16.49%) .NET Framework
10 172 (16.21%) WCF
11 162 (15.27%) Ajax
12 145 (13.67%) JSON
13 116 (10.93%) HTML5
14 99 (9.33%) RESTful
15 86 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 85 (8.01%) LINQ
17 84 (7.92%) Spring
18 79 (7.45%) REST
19 78 (7.35%) XHTML
20 76 (7.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 79 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
2 64 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 45 (4.24%) N-Tier
4 41 (3.86%) User Experience
5 35 (3.30%) Client/Server
6 27 (2.54%) W3C
7 19 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.60%) Social Media
9 16 (1.51%) Data Extraction
9 16 (1.51%) Mathematics
10 15 (1.41%) NHS
11 12 (1.13%) iPhone
12 11 (1.04%) Web 2.0
13 9 (0.85%) Physics
13 9 (0.85%) Online Games
13 9 (0.85%) Open Source
14 6 (0.57%) iPad
15 5 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 152 (14.33%) Windows
2 120 (11.31%) Linux
3 75 (7.07%) Android
4 54 (5.09%) UNIX
5 39 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 32 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.51%) AIX
8 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.19%) Solaris
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.094%) Debian
11 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.094%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.094%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (22.15%) MVC
3 222 (20.92%) OO
4 136 (12.82%) TDD
5 132 (12.44%) Scrum
6 131 (12.35%) Web Development
7 128 (12.06%) E-Commerce
8 89 (8.39%) Project Management
9 81 (7.63%) Mentoring
10 78 (7.35%) Software Engineering
11 77 (7.26%) OOP
12 74 (6.97%) Unit Testing
13 68 (6.41%) UML
14 65 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
15 64 (6.03%) SOA
16 63 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (5.84%) Migration
18 48 (4.52%) Data Migration
19 43 (4.05%) Business Analysis
20 42 (3.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 595 (56.08%) SQL
2 512 (48.26%) C#
3 477 (44.96%) JavaScript
4 268 (25.26%) T-SQL
5 218 (20.55%) VB.NET
6 211 (19.89%) Java
7 118 (11.12%) PHP
8 98 (9.24%) VB
9 75 (7.07%) VBA
10 66 (6.22%) XPath
11 41 (3.86%) C++
12 37 (3.49%) C
13 34 (3.20%) VB6
14 23 (2.17%) XQuery
14 23 (2.17%) PL/SQL
15 22 (2.07%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.70%) PHP5
17 17 (1.60%) Shell Script
18 15 (1.41%) TypeScript
19 13 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 153 (14.42%) Degree
2 15 (1.41%) HND
3 13 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.94%) HNC
5 9 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.57%) ISEB
7 6 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.47%) MCP
9 4 (0.38%) MCSE
9 4 (0.38%) ACCA
9 4 (0.38%) CIMA
10 2 (0.19%) MCSD
11 1 (0.094%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.58%) QA
2 17 (1.60%) WAI
3 13 (1.23%) SLA
4 8 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.57%) WCAG
5 6 (0.57%) HL7
5 6 (0.57%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.094%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
1 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 229 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 119 (11.22%) Oracle
3 34 (3.20%) Red Hat
4 29 (2.73%) IBM
5 19 (1.79%) Zend
6 17 (1.60%) JBoss
7 12 (1.13%) DevExpress
8 10 (0.94%) Business Objects
8 10 (0.94%) Adobe
9 8 (0.75%) Compuware
9 8 (0.75%) HP
9 8 (0.75%) Sage
9 8 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.75%) SAP
9 8 (0.75%) Perforce
9 8 (0.75%) Informatica
9 8 (0.75%) SYSPRO
9 8 (0.75%) LexisNexis
10 5 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.47%) Google
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