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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 38 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 304 380 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.37% 5.38% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.48% 13.21% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 273 342 423
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 £27,100 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
2099 2876 3246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.05% 40.70% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 2538 2894
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +7 204 £39,500 +5.33% 42
Cheshire +18 63 £47,500 +26.66% 9
Merseyside -8 19 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Lancashire -10 7 £32,500 -13.33% 8
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 324 (48.14%) JavaScript
2 300 (44.58%) HTML
3 299 (44.43%) SQL
3 299 (44.43%) Web Services
4 282 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
5 280 (41.60%) .NET
6 277 (41.16%) CSS
7 258 (38.34%) SQL Server
8 233 (34.62%) C#
9 228 (33.88%) jQuery
10 204 (30.31%) Java
11 176 (26.15%) Finance
12 168 (24.96%) SOAP
13 160 (23.77%) Git (software)
14 158 (23.48%) OO
15 153 (22.73%) JSON
16 145 (21.55%) PHP
17 134 (19.91%) Windows
18 130 (19.32%) ASP.NET
19 122 (18.13%) HTML5
20 119 (17.68%) MySQL
21 109 (16.20%) Linux
22 106 (15.75%) XSLT
23 105 (15.60%) Scrum
24 104 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
25 96 (14.26%) Degree
26 94 (13.97%) Microsoft
26 94 (13.97%) Relational Database
27 93 (13.82%) E-Commerce
28 91 (13.52%) Continuous Integration

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 61 (9.06%) BizTalk Server
2 57 (8.47%) CMS
3 54 (8.02%) WordPress
4 44 (6.54%) WebSphere
5 42 (6.24%) Apache
6 29 (4.31%) IIS
6 29 (4.31%) Node.js
7 28 (4.16%) Tomcat
8 24 (3.57%) Drupal
9 17 (2.53%) SharePoint
10 16 (2.38%) Mule
10 16 (2.38%) WebLogic
11 14 (2.08%) JBoss
12 11 (1.63%) Confluence
13 7 (1.04%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
17 3 (0.45%) Apache ServiceMix
17 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 73 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.82%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.49%) MS Office
4 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) Mingle
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 64 (9.51%) Magento
2 12 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.34%) Visualfiles
4 7 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.74%) OpenCart
6 4 (0.59%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.45%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.30%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.65%) SaaS
2 30 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.97%) PaaS
4 17 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (1.78%) Amazon S3
6 12 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.19%) GitHub
9 3 (0.45%) Office 365
10 2 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.53%) HTTP
1 17 (2.53%) SSH
2 15 (2.23%) PuTTY
3 11 (1.63%) Internet
4 8 (1.19%) HTTPS
4 8 (1.19%) SPDY
5 5 (0.74%) Intranet
6 4 (0.59%) LAN
6 4 (0.59%) WAN
7 2 (0.30%) SAN
8 1 (0.15%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (38.34%) SQL Server
2 119 (17.68%) MySQL
3 94 (13.97%) Relational Database
4 75 (11.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 63 (9.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (5.50%) MongoDB
8 32 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (3.42%) NoSQL
11 22 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (2.38%) Oracle Database
14 16 (2.38%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.78%) Couchbase
15 12 (1.78%) Hazelcast
16 10 (1.49%) DB2
16 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 160 (23.77%) Git (software)
2 104 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (11.29%) Visual Studio
4 58 (8.62%) MSTest
5 57 (8.47%) Subversion
6 50 (7.43%) NUnit
7 49 (7.28%) Maven
8 41 (6.09%) Jenkins
9 33 (4.90%) Selenium
10 32 (4.75%) Mercurial
11 31 (4.61%) Eclipse
11 31 (4.61%) JIRA
12 29 (4.31%) HP UFT
12 29 (4.31%) JUnit
13 28 (4.16%) PhpStorm
14 23 (3.42%) Ant
14 23 (3.42%) Grunt
15 16 (2.38%) Hudson
15 16 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 13 (1.93%) SoapUI
General
1 176 (26.15%) Finance
2 47 (6.98%) Marketing
3 25 (3.71%) Retail
4 18 (2.67%) Legal
5 16 (2.38%) Games
6 13 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.04%) Electronics
8 7 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.74%) Banking
9 5 (0.74%) Law
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 435 (64.64%) Developer
2 106 (15.75%) PHP Developer
3 95 (14.12%) .NET Developer
4 92 (13.67%) Senior Developer
5 91 (13.52%) Analyst
6 80 (11.89%) HTML Developer
7 78 (11.59%) Java Developer
8 73 (10.85%) C# Developer
9 63 (9.36%) Software Developer
10 59 (8.77%) Web Developer
11 58 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
12 54 (8.02%) Software Engineer
13 50 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
13 50 (7.43%) SQL Developer
14 44 (6.54%) HTML CSS Developer
15 41 (6.09%) Test Analyst
16 39 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
17 35 (5.20%) Senior PHP Developer
17 35 (5.20%) SQL Analyst
18 34 (5.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (44.58%) HTML
2 299 (44.43%) Web Services
3 280 (41.60%) .NET
4 277 (41.16%) CSS
5 228 (33.88%) jQuery
6 168 (24.96%) SOAP
7 153 (22.73%) JSON
8 130 (19.32%) ASP.NET
9 122 (18.13%) HTML5
10 106 (15.75%) XSLT
11 82 (12.18%) WCF
12 76 (11.29%) Ajax
13 70 (10.40%) AngularJS
14 67 (9.96%) REST
15 66 (9.81%) LINQ
16 62 (9.21%) Hibernate
17 57 (8.47%) CSS3
18 56 (8.32%) RESTful
19 54 (8.02%) .NET Framework
20 52 (7.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.84%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.61%) User Experience
4 24 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.12%) Algorithms
5 21 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.97%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.63%) Online Games
7 11 (1.63%) W3C
8 9 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
8 9 (1.34%) iPad
9 6 (0.89%) APACS
9 6 (0.89%) EPoS
10 5 (0.74%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.74%) EMV
10 5 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.74%) Statistics
11 4 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 134 (19.91%) Windows
2 109 (16.20%) Linux
3 40 (5.94%) Unix
4 14 (2.08%) Android
5 13 (1.93%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.89%) AIX
9 6 (0.89%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.74%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (23.48%) OO
3 105 (15.60%) Scrum
4 93 (13.82%) E-Commerce
5 91 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
6 89 (13.22%) OOP
7 83 (12.33%) TDD
8 77 (11.44%) MVC
9 71 (10.55%) Software Engineering
9 71 (10.55%) Web Development
10 63 (9.36%) Project Management
11 58 (8.62%) Test Scripting
12 55 (8.17%) ETL
13 54 (8.02%) SDLC
14 51 (7.58%) UML
15 46 (6.84%) Mentoring
16 41 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (6.09%) High Availability
16 41 (6.09%) SOA
17 40 (5.94%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 324 (48.14%) JavaScript
2 299 (44.43%) SQL
3 233 (34.62%) C#
4 204 (30.31%) Java
5 145 (21.55%) PHP
6 89 (13.22%) T-SQL
7 64 (9.51%) C++
8 49 (7.28%) PL/SQL
8 49 (7.28%) VB.NET
9 25 (3.71%) C
10 23 (3.42%) PHP 5
11 20 (2.97%) VBA
12 19 (2.82%) Ruby
13 16 (2.38%) Objective-C
13 16 (2.38%) Python
14 11 (1.63%) VB
15 10 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.34%) VBScript
16 9 (1.34%) VC++
16 9 (1.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 96 (14.26%) Degree
2 36 (5.35%) ISEB
3 14 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.19%) HND
6 7 (1.04%) MCSE
7 5 (0.74%) MCP
8 4 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.30%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.30%) MCITP
9 2 (0.30%) MCTS
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.47%) QA
2 10 (1.49%) HL7
3 7 (1.04%) SLA
4 6 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) WCAG
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (3.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (3.86%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.74%) logstash
3 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 94 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.47%) Oracle
3 41 (6.09%) Zend
4 36 (5.35%) Google
5 21 (3.12%) Twitter
6 18 (2.67%) Atlassian
7 15 (2.23%) webMethods
8 12 (1.78%) IBM
8 12 (1.78%) WSO2
9 10 (1.49%) Telerik
10 9 (1.34%) SAP
11 7 (1.04%) Facebook
12 6 (0.89%) HP
13 5 (0.74%) SaltStack
14 4 (0.59%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.59%) MuleSoft
15 3 (0.45%) Misys
15 3 (0.45%) NetSuite
15 3 (0.45%) Software AG
15 3 (0.45%) TIBCO
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
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Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Chorley, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
First Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-Time, 25 Days Hol.
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Type Agency
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum amazing benefits!
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Adria Solutions Ltd
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Stockport, Cheshire
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FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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