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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 32 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 417 542 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.48% 7.69% 9.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.87% 17.58% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 351 436 638
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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
2628 3083 3622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.85% 43.72% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 2603 3236
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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
Manchester -4 255 £40,000 +9.10% 42
Cheshire -27 84 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Lancashire +6 54 £40,000 +26.98% 15
Merseyside +8 16 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Cumbria - 2 £19,000 - 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 420 (53.57%) .NET
2 399 (50.89%) C#
3 387 (49.36%) HTML
4 385 (49.11%) SQL Server
5 369 (47.07%) JavaScript
6 367 (46.81%) SQL
7 351 (44.77%) Web Services
8 327 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
9 322 (41.07%) CSS
10 276 (35.20%) ASP.NET
11 258 (32.91%) Java
12 223 (28.44%) SOAP
13 203 (25.89%) jQuery
14 202 (25.77%) MVC
15 191 (24.36%) WCF
16 190 (24.23%) Degree
17 187 (23.85%) Windows
18 169 (21.56%) TDD
19 168 (21.43%) Microsoft
20 163 (20.79%) Oracle
21 144 (18.37%) REST
22 138 (17.60%) JSON
22 138 (17.60%) OO
23 128 (16.33%) XSLT
24 127 (16.20%) Software Engineering
25 124 (15.82%) .NET Framework
26 122 (15.56%) Finance
27 117 (14.92%) Linux
28 103 (13.14%) E-Commerce
29 102 (13.01%) Analytical Skills

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 54 (6.89%) WebLogic
2 46 (5.87%) IIS
3 34 (4.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 33 (4.21%) Oracle Service Bus
5 32 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 30 (3.83%) CMS
7 29 (3.70%) Tomcat
8 27 (3.44%) WebSphere
9 24 (3.06%) Apache
10 12 (1.53%) Drupal
10 12 (1.53%) GlassFish
11 11 (1.40%) JBoss
12 8 (1.02%) Umbraco
13 7 (0.89%) Node.js
14 6 (0.77%) FileNet
14 6 (0.77%) nginx
14 6 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.64%) Alfresco
15 5 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.40%) MS Office
3 10 (1.28%) MS Project
3 10 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (4.34%) Magento
2 33 (4.21%) Oracle BPM
3 24 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (1.02%) Oracle iProcurement
6 6 (0.77%) Exstream
6 6 (0.77%) Tridion
7 4 (0.51%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.38%) Line 500
8 3 (0.38%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.51%) SaaS
5 3 (0.38%) GitHub
6 2 (0.26%) IaaS
6 2 (0.26%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.51%) HTTP
2 34 (4.34%) Internet
3 16 (2.04%) FTP
4 13 (1.66%) SSL
5 12 (1.53%) HTTPS
6 9 (1.15%) Firewall
7 8 (1.02%) Intranet
7 8 (1.02%) VPN
7 8 (1.02%) DNS
7 8 (1.02%) Wireless
8 7 (0.89%) Network Security
8 7 (0.89%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.77%) SSH
10 5 (0.64%) LAN
11 3 (0.38%) WAN
12 2 (0.26%) SMS
12 2 (0.26%) UMTS
12 2 (0.26%) GPRS
12 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (49.11%) SQL Server
2 93 (11.86%) MySQL
3 76 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (9.31%) Relational Database
5 56 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 46 (5.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (4.97%) RDBMS
9 37 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (3.06%) MongoDB
11 23 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (1.79%) NoSQL
15 13 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 9 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.89%) DTS
17 7 (0.89%) OLTP
17 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 98 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 75 (9.57%) Visual Studio
3 54 (6.89%) Maven
3 54 (6.89%) NUnit
4 50 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (5.87%) SoapUI
6 42 (5.36%) Subversion
7 38 (4.85%) Jenkins
8 33 (4.21%) Ant
8 33 (4.21%) Eclipse
9 29 (3.70%) JUnit
10 26 (3.32%) JIRA
11 25 (3.19%) Selenium
12 15 (1.91%) MSTest
13 12 (1.53%) Hudson
14 11 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
15 10 (1.28%) WatiN
16 9 (1.15%) Mercurial
17 7 (0.89%) PhpStorm
18 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 122 (15.56%) Finance
2 71 (9.06%) Retail
3 35 (4.46%) Marketing
4 23 (2.93%) Back Office
5 21 (2.68%) Banking
6 15 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.15%) Legal
8 9 (1.15%) Billing
9 7 (0.89%) Games
10 6 (0.77%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.38%) Law
11 3 (0.38%) iGaming
12 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 534 (68.11%) Developer
2 144 (18.37%) C# Developer
3 143 (18.24%) .NET Developer
4 105 (13.39%) Software Developer
5 86 (10.97%) Senior Developer
6 71 (9.06%) Web Developer
7 69 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 64 (8.16%) Java Developer
9 63 (8.04%) Software Engineer
10 61 (7.78%) Analyst
11 56 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
12 50 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 40 (5.10%) C# Software Developer
14 37 (4.72%) PHP Developer
15 34 (4.34%) Consultant
15 34 (4.34%) Agile C# Developer
16 32 (4.08%) Architect
17 27 (3.44%) Tester
18 26 (3.32%) Front-End Developer
19 23 (2.93%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (53.57%) .NET
2 387 (49.36%) HTML
3 351 (44.77%) Web Services
4 322 (41.07%) CSS
5 276 (35.20%) ASP.NET
6 223 (28.44%) SOAP
7 203 (25.89%) jQuery
8 191 (24.36%) WCF
9 144 (18.37%) REST
10 138 (17.60%) JSON
11 128 (16.33%) XSLT
12 124 (15.82%) .NET Framework
13 100 (12.76%) Ajax
14 91 (11.61%) WSDL
15 88 (11.22%) JMS
16 86 (10.97%) AngularJS
17 84 (10.71%) J2EE
18 81 (10.33%) WPF
19 80 (10.20%) LINQ
20 79 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 44 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (5.10%) N-Tier
5 32 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.04%) User Experience
6 16 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.66%) NHS
9 11 (1.40%) Replication
9 11 (1.40%) Social Media
9 11 (1.40%) TRADACOMS
10 8 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (1.02%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.89%) W3C
12 6 (0.77%) Interactive TV
12 6 (0.77%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.51%) Statistics
13 4 (0.51%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 187 (23.85%) Windows
2 117 (14.92%) Linux
3 66 (8.42%) UNIX
4 44 (5.61%) Android
5 35 (4.46%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.04%) Windows Phone
7 15 (1.91%) Windows Phone 7
8 6 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.51%) Solaris
10 3 (0.38%) AIX
10 3 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.26%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (25.77%) MVC
3 169 (21.56%) TDD
4 138 (17.60%) OO
5 127 (16.20%) Software Engineering
6 103 (13.14%) E-Commerce
7 98 (12.50%) Scrum
7 98 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (10.84%) SDLC
9 80 (10.20%) Unit Testing
10 79 (10.08%) UML
11 72 (9.18%) SOA
12 71 (9.06%) Web Development
13 60 (7.65%) Automated Testing
14 59 (7.53%) OOP
15 55 (7.02%) Mentoring
16 53 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
17 51 (6.51%) Project Management
18 37 (4.72%) CRM
19 35 (4.46%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 399 (50.89%) C#
2 369 (47.07%) JavaScript
3 367 (46.81%) SQL
4 258 (32.91%) Java
5 101 (12.88%) PHP
6 81 (10.33%) C++
7 67 (8.55%) T-SQL
7 67 (8.55%) VB.NET
8 64 (8.16%) PL/SQL
9 59 (7.53%) VB
10 46 (5.87%) C
11 37 (4.72%) VBA
12 18 (2.30%) Python
13 15 (1.91%) Ruby
14 14 (1.79%) Perl
15 13 (1.66%) XPath
16 12 (1.53%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.40%) VB6
18 9 (1.15%) VC++
19 8 (1.02%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 190 (24.23%) Degree
2 15 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.53%) HND
4 10 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.77%) Sun Certification
6 6 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.64%) ISEB
8 3 (0.38%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.38%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.38%) OCMJD
8 3 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.13%) MCSE
10 1 (0.13%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.13%) MCTS
10 1 (0.13%) MCITP
10 1 (0.13%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.99%) QA
2 10 (1.28%) HL7
3 9 (1.15%) WAI
4 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.38%) GAMP
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.64%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.38%) Kibana
2 3 (0.38%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 168 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 163 (20.79%) Oracle
3 18 (2.30%) IBM
4 17 (2.17%) SAP
4 17 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 17 (2.17%) Apple
4 17 (2.17%) webMethods
4 17 (2.17%) Zend
5 15 (1.91%) VMware
6 12 (1.53%) Telerik
6 12 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.02%) Adobe
7 8 (1.02%) HP
8 7 (0.89%) Software AG
8 7 (0.89%) Google
9 6 (0.77%) Informatica
10 5 (0.64%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.51%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.51%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.51%) Cisco
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 46000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago