The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 21 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 551 660 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.88% 8.96% 10.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.91% 18.53% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 428 606 720
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3077 3561 3523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.03% 48.32% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2578 3174 3251
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
England

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 14 July 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 14 July 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 -2 320 £37,250 +6.42% 50
Cheshire -3 158 £35,000 +7.69% 21
Lancashire +1 38 £35,500 +1.42% 7
Merseyside -25 17 £32,500 -8.45% 3
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 687 (62.17%) .NET
2 662 (59.91%) SQL
3 633 (57.29%) HTML
4 594 (53.76%) C#
5 525 (47.51%) SQL Server
6 502 (45.43%) JavaScript
7 468 (42.35%) ASP.NET
8 443 (40.09%) CSS
9 337 (30.50%) Web Services
10 297 (26.88%) jQuery
11 274 (24.80%) OO
12 270 (24.43%) Microsoft
13 264 (23.89%) MVC
14 261 (23.62%) T-SQL
15 245 (22.17%) VB.NET
16 244 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
17 211 (19.10%) Ajax
18 202 (18.28%) SOAP
19 201 (18.19%) Java
20 200 (18.10%) XSLT
21 181 (16.38%) Degree
22 180 (16.29%) SQL Server 2008
23 170 (15.38%) Windows
24 150 (13.57%) Scrum
25 149 (13.48%) .NET Framework
26 142 (12.85%) WCF
27 141 (12.76%) Finance
27 141 (12.76%) MySQL
28 139 (12.58%) PHP
29 137 (12.40%) JSON

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 93 (8.42%) IIS
2 65 (5.88%) CMS
3 58 (5.25%) Tomcat
4 48 (4.34%) WebSphere
5 41 (3.71%) SharePoint
6 22 (1.99%) MODX
7 19 (1.72%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (1.09%) Apache
10 7 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 7 (0.63%) GlassFish
10 7 (0.63%) Lync
11 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.36%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.36%) Drupal
13 3 (0.27%) WordPress
13 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 110 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.90%) MS Office
3 26 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (2.35%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.18%) MS Project
4 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) SPSS
4 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.090%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (2.44%) Visualfiles
2 22 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
3 10 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.45%) osCommerce
4 5 (0.45%) Magento
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.45%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.090%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.09%) Trello
2 7 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.54%) GitHub
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.090%) SaaS
5 1 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (5.25%) HTTP
2 54 (4.89%) Internet
3 23 (2.08%) Intranet
4 5 (0.45%) DNS
5 4 (0.36%) FTP
6 3 (0.27%) SSL
6 3 (0.27%) UMTS
6 3 (0.27%) GPRS
7 1 (0.090%) LAN
7 1 (0.090%) LDAP
7 1 (0.090%) ATM
7 1 (0.090%) WAN
7 1 (0.090%) SMTP
7 1 (0.090%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.090%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.090%) SSH
7 1 (0.090%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 525 (47.51%) SQL Server
2 180 (16.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 141 (12.76%) MySQL
4 103 (9.32%) Relational Database
5 95 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 91 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 70 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 59 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (3.71%) RDBMS
10 27 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (2.26%) Oracle Database
12 20 (1.81%) Hazelcast
13 16 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
14 12 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 11 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (0.81%) DB2
16 9 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 135 (12.22%) Visual Studio
2 92 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 64 (5.79%) Subversion
4 59 (5.34%) Git (software)
4 59 (5.34%) Eclipse
5 55 (4.98%) Maven
6 45 (4.07%) Ant
7 35 (3.17%) JUnit
8 20 (1.81%) JIRA
9 19 (1.72%) Jenkins
10 17 (1.54%) Selenium
11 15 (1.36%) NetBeans
12 13 (1.18%) Xcode
12 13 (1.18%) Mockito
13 10 (0.90%) Gerrit
14 8 (0.72%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.72%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
16 6 (0.54%) SoapUI
17 5 (0.45%) ClearCase
General
1 141 (12.76%) Finance
2 79 (7.15%) Marketing
3 54 (4.89%) Retail
4 26 (2.35%) Legal
5 24 (2.17%) Law
6 20 (1.81%) Back Office
7 16 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.09%) Banking
9 9 (0.81%) Publishing
10 7 (0.63%) Advertising
11 6 (0.54%) Games
11 6 (0.54%) Billing
12 5 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.090%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.090%) French Language
15 1 (0.090%) German Language
15 1 (0.090%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 858 (77.65%) Developer
2 290 (26.24%) .NET Developer
3 162 (14.66%) C# Developer
4 153 (13.85%) Analyst
5 148 (13.39%) Senior Developer
6 147 (13.30%) Web Developer
7 121 (10.95%) Java Developer
8 116 (10.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 107 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 80 (7.24%) Software Developer
11 76 (6.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 68 (6.15%) PHP Developer
13 57 (5.16%) Analyst Developer
14 41 (3.71%) Team Leader
15 39 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
15 39 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
16 37 (3.35%) Development Team Leader
17 32 (2.90%) Senior C# Developer
17 32 (2.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 31 (2.81%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 687 (62.17%) .NET
2 633 (57.29%) HTML
3 468 (42.35%) ASP.NET
4 443 (40.09%) CSS
5 337 (30.50%) Web Services
6 297 (26.88%) jQuery
7 211 (19.10%) Ajax
8 202 (18.28%) SOAP
9 200 (18.10%) XSLT
10 149 (13.48%) .NET Framework
11 142 (12.85%) WCF
12 137 (12.40%) JSON
13 126 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 124 (11.22%) HTML5
15 105 (9.50%) REST
16 103 (9.32%) XHTML
17 94 (8.51%) LINQ
18 86 (7.78%) Spring
19 79 (7.15%) WPF
20 73 (6.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.97%) Computer Science
2 55 (4.98%) N-Tier
3 53 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 37 (3.35%) Client/Server
6 33 (2.99%) W3C
7 27 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 26 (2.35%) Open Source
9 20 (1.81%) Social Media
10 16 (1.45%) NHS
11 11 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 10 (0.90%) Web 2.0
13 9 (0.81%) iPhone
14 8 (0.72%) Data Extraction
15 6 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
16 5 (0.45%) RIA
16 5 (0.45%) Data Integration
16 5 (0.45%) Informatics
16 5 (0.45%) Taxonomies
16 5 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 170 (15.38%) Windows
2 121 (10.95%) Linux
3 57 (5.16%) Android
4 56 (5.07%) UNIX
5 33 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.63%) AIX
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.27%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.18%) Solaris
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.18%) Debian
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (24.80%) OO
2 264 (23.89%) MVC
3 244 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (13.57%) Scrum
5 135 (12.22%) TDD
6 127 (11.49%) Web Development
7 115 (10.41%) Unit Testing
8 107 (9.68%) Project Management
9 88 (7.96%) E-Commerce
10 87 (7.87%) OOP
11 82 (7.42%) Software Engineering
12 76 (6.88%) UML
13 63 (5.70%) OOD
14 58 (5.25%) CRM
15 57 (5.16%) Migration
16 56 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
17 51 (4.62%) SOA
18 44 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
19 43 (3.89%) Data Migration
20 40 (3.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 662 (59.91%) SQL
2 594 (53.76%) C#
3 502 (45.43%) JavaScript
4 261 (23.62%) T-SQL
5 245 (22.17%) VB.NET
6 201 (18.19%) Java
7 139 (12.58%) PHP
8 104 (9.41%) VB
9 65 (5.88%) VBA
10 58 (5.25%) XPath
11 33 (2.99%) PHP5
11 33 (2.99%) VB6
12 31 (2.81%) C++
13 29 (2.62%) C
14 23 (2.08%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.99%) Objective-C
16 21 (1.90%) XQuery
17 16 (1.45%) TypeScript
18 13 (1.18%) Perl
19 11 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 181 (16.38%) Degree
2 31 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (2.44%) HND
4 16 (1.45%) HNC
5 13 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.00%) MCSE
6 11 (1.00%) MCP
7 10 (0.90%) ISEB
8 4 (0.36%) ACCA
8 4 (0.36%) CIMA
9 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.090%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.090%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.34%) QA
2 19 (1.72%) WAI
3 15 (1.36%) WCAG
4 12 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.45%) SLA
5 5 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.36%) HL7
6 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.27%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 5 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.090%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.090%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.090%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 270 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 118 (10.68%) Oracle
3 22 (1.99%) IBM
4 21 (1.90%) Red Hat
5 14 (1.27%) DevExpress
6 13 (1.18%) Business Objects
7 10 (0.90%) Adobe
7 10 (0.90%) Zend
8 9 (0.81%) Google
9 8 (0.72%) SAP
9 8 (0.72%) LexisNexis
10 7 (0.63%) VMware
11 6 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.54%) JBoss
11 6 (0.54%) HP
12 5 (0.45%) Sage
12 5 (0.45%) Perforce
12 5 (0.45%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.45%) Sencha
13 4 (0.36%) SYSPRO
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens + bonus
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
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Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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