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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 542 669 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.53% 9.27% 10.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.09% 19.38% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 420 616 718
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
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
3171 3452 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.07% 47.82% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 3076 3249
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
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
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 31 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 31 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 -4 322 £37,500 +7.14% 51
Cheshire -8 141 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Lancashire -4 46 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Merseyside -23 18 £42,500 +21.42% 9
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 658 (60.37%) .NET
2 635 (58.26%) SQL
3 621 (56.97%) HTML
4 563 (51.65%) C#
5 512 (46.97%) SQL Server
6 498 (45.69%) JavaScript
7 446 (40.92%) CSS
8 438 (40.18%) ASP.NET
9 334 (30.64%) Web Services
10 275 (25.23%) jQuery
11 260 (23.85%) T-SQL
12 259 (23.76%) OO
13 258 (23.67%) Microsoft
14 246 (22.57%) MVC
15 237 (21.74%) VB.NET
16 231 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
17 208 (19.08%) XSLT
18 202 (18.53%) Java
19 201 (18.44%) Ajax
20 199 (18.26%) SOAP
21 171 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
22 166 (15.23%) Degree
23 155 (14.22%) Windows
24 148 (13.58%) WCF
25 147 (13.49%) .NET Framework
26 145 (13.30%) Finance
27 144 (13.21%) JSON
27 144 (13.21%) Scrum
28 135 (12.39%) MySQL
28 135 (12.39%) TDD

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 82 (7.52%) IIS
2 64 (5.87%) CMS
3 62 (5.69%) Tomcat
4 56 (5.14%) WebSphere
5 37 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.02%) MODX
7 16 (1.47%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.19%) Apache
10 10 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (0.64%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.55%) Lync
13 5 (0.46%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.46%) Drupal
13 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.28%) Mule
15 3 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 108 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.75%) Photoshop
3 27 (2.48%) MS Office
4 21 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.18%) MS Project
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) SPSS
5 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.092%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 27 (2.48%) Visualfiles
2 19 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.92%) Oracle iProcurement
3 10 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.55%) Magento
4 6 (0.55%) Sage 50
5 5 (0.46%) osCommerce
5 5 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.092%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.10%) Trello
2 7 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.55%) GitHub
4 3 (0.28%) PaaS
5 1 (0.092%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.092%) SaaS
5 1 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (6.06%) HTTP
2 58 (5.32%) Internet
3 19 (1.74%) Intranet
4 4 (0.37%) FTP
4 4 (0.37%) VPN
4 4 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.28%) DNS
5 3 (0.28%) GPRS
5 3 (0.28%) UMTS
6 2 (0.18%) SSL
7 1 (0.092%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.092%) ATM
7 1 (0.092%) WAN
7 1 (0.092%) LAN
7 1 (0.092%) LDAP
7 1 (0.092%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.092%) SSH
7 1 (0.092%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (46.97%) SQL Server
2 171 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 135 (12.39%) MySQL
4 101 (9.27%) Relational Database
5 97 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 90 (8.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 75 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 58 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 43 (3.94%) RDBMS
10 31 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (2.20%) Hazelcast
12 21 (1.93%) Oracle Database
13 17 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (1.28%) DB2
14 14 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 11 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 7 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 128 (11.74%) Visual Studio
2 84 (7.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 62 (5.69%) Subversion
4 61 (5.60%) Git (software)
5 57 (5.23%) Maven
6 53 (4.86%) Eclipse
7 41 (3.76%) Ant
8 35 (3.21%) JUnit
9 20 (1.83%) JIRA
9 20 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 18 (1.65%) Selenium
11 15 (1.38%) Mockito
12 14 (1.28%) Xcode
13 11 (1.01%) NetBeans
14 10 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
14 10 (0.92%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.83%) Gerrit
16 8 (0.73%) SpecFlow
17 6 (0.55%) Introscope
17 6 (0.55%) SoapUI
General
1 145 (13.30%) Finance
2 82 (7.52%) Marketing
3 62 (5.69%) Retail
4 26 (2.39%) Legal
5 24 (2.20%) Law
6 16 (1.47%) Back Office
7 13 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.19%) Banking
8 12 (1.10%) Publishing
9 8 (0.73%) Games
10 7 (0.64%) Advertising
11 6 (0.55%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.46%) Billing
13 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.092%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.092%) French Language
15 1 (0.092%) German Language
15 1 (0.092%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.092%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 839 (76.97%) Developer
2 269 (24.68%) .NET Developer
3 160 (14.68%) Analyst
4 151 (13.85%) C# Developer
5 147 (13.49%) Web Developer
6 141 (12.94%) Senior Developer
7 126 (11.56%) Java Developer
8 110 (10.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 98 (8.99%) ASP.NET Developer
10 78 (7.16%) Software Developer
11 71 (6.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 62 (5.69%) PHP Developer
13 55 (5.05%) Analyst Developer
14 47 (4.31%) Team Leader
15 42 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
16 37 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
16 37 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
17 35 (3.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 32 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
18 32 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (60.37%) .NET
2 621 (56.97%) HTML
3 446 (40.92%) CSS
4 438 (40.18%) ASP.NET
5 334 (30.64%) Web Services
6 275 (25.23%) jQuery
7 208 (19.08%) XSLT
8 201 (18.44%) Ajax
9 199 (18.26%) SOAP
10 148 (13.58%) WCF
11 147 (13.49%) .NET Framework
12 144 (13.21%) JSON
13 129 (11.83%) HTML5
14 112 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 106 (9.72%) REST
16 98 (8.99%) XHTML
17 92 (8.44%) LINQ
18 90 (8.26%) Spring
19 78 (7.16%) RESTful
20 75 (6.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.16%) Computer Science
2 58 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (5.14%) N-Tier
4 41 (3.76%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.30%) Client/Server
6 32 (2.94%) W3C
7 28 (2.57%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.83%) Open Source
9 19 (1.74%) Social Media
10 16 (1.47%) NHS
11 12 (1.10%) iPhone
12 11 (1.01%) Web 2.0
13 10 (0.92%) Data Extraction
14 7 (0.64%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.46%) RIA
15 5 (0.46%) Data Integration
15 5 (0.46%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.46%) Informatics
15 5 (0.46%) Taxonomies
16 4 (0.37%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 155 (14.22%) Windows
2 130 (11.93%) Linux
3 69 (6.33%) Android
4 59 (5.41%) UNIX
5 36 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.10%) AIX
8 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.28%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.18%) Debian
11 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.18%) Solaris
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (23.76%) OO
2 246 (22.57%) MVC
3 231 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (13.21%) Scrum
5 135 (12.39%) TDD
6 128 (11.74%) Web Development
7 107 (9.82%) E-Commerce
8 102 (9.36%) Unit Testing
9 97 (8.90%) Project Management
10 80 (7.34%) OOP
10 80 (7.34%) Software Engineering
11 74 (6.79%) UML
12 61 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (5.14%) OOD
14 55 (5.05%) Migration
15 54 (4.95%) SOA
16 50 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
17 48 (4.40%) CRM
18 41 (3.76%) Data Migration
19 40 (3.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 635 (58.26%) SQL
2 563 (51.65%) C#
3 498 (45.69%) JavaScript
4 260 (23.85%) T-SQL
5 237 (21.74%) VB.NET
6 202 (18.53%) Java
7 134 (12.29%) PHP
8 98 (8.99%) VB
9 70 (6.42%) VBA
10 61 (5.60%) XPath
11 34 (3.12%) VB6
12 32 (2.94%) C++
13 31 (2.84%) PHP5
14 30 (2.75%) C
15 23 (2.11%) Objective-C
16 22 (2.02%) XQuery
17 17 (1.56%) PL/SQL
18 16 (1.47%) TypeScript
19 15 (1.38%) Perl
20 13 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 166 (15.23%) Degree
2 28 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.39%) HND
4 16 (1.47%) HNC
5 13 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.01%) ISEB
7 11 (1.01%) MCP
7 11 (1.01%) MCSE
8 4 (0.37%) ACCA
8 4 (0.37%) CIMA
8 4 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.092%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.32%) QA
2 19 (1.74%) WAI
3 13 (1.19%) WCAG
4 11 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.46%) SLA
6 4 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.37%) HL7
7 3 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.092%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.37%) Tivoli
1 4 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 258 (23.67%) Microsoft
2 109 (10.00%) Oracle
3 28 (2.57%) Red Hat
4 26 (2.39%) IBM
5 14 (1.28%) DevExpress
6 13 (1.19%) Business Objects
7 11 (1.01%) Zend
8 9 (0.83%) Adobe
9 8 (0.73%) Perforce
9 8 (0.73%) Google
9 8 (0.73%) LexisNexis
10 7 (0.64%) HP
10 7 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.55%) JBoss
11 6 (0.55%) SAP
11 6 (0.55%) Sage
11 6 (0.55%) Compuware
12 5 (0.46%) Sencha
12 5 (0.46%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.37%) Open Text
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Beenfits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday