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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 40 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 376 546 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.61% 7.32% 8.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.14% 16.59% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 328 424 554
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 £31,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +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
2659 3292 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.66% 44.11% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 2795 2952
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 £30,000 £26,500 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -11 216 £40,000 +6.66% 32
Cheshire -8 103 £40,000 +9.58% 17
Merseyside +23 28 £37,500 -11.76% 11
Lancashire -21 27 £41,750 +4.37% 15
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 377 (48.83%) .NET
2 372 (48.19%) HTML
3 369 (47.80%) Web Services
4 368 (47.67%) SQL
5 349 (45.21%) JavaScript
6 343 (44.43%) C#
7 334 (43.26%) SQL Server
8 322 (41.71%) CSS
9 316 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
10 254 (32.90%) Java
11 232 (30.05%) ASP.NET
12 217 (28.11%) SOAP
13 210 (27.20%) jQuery
14 177 (22.93%) Degree
15 176 (22.80%) WCF
16 166 (21.50%) Windows
17 154 (19.95%) MVC
18 148 (19.17%) TDD
19 147 (19.04%) Finance
20 143 (18.52%) Microsoft
21 140 (18.13%) Oracle
22 136 (17.62%) REST
23 135 (17.49%) Linux
24 130 (16.84%) XSLT
25 122 (15.80%) Software Engineering
26 119 (15.41%) OO
27 117 (15.16%) PHP
28 114 (14.77%) Git (software)
29 109 (14.12%) Ajax
30 107 (13.86%) JSON

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 52 (6.74%) CMS
2 48 (6.22%) WebLogic
3 45 (5.83%) IIS
4 36 (4.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 33 (4.27%) Oracle Service Bus
5 33 (4.27%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.63%) Apache
6 28 (3.63%) Tomcat
6 28 (3.63%) WebSphere
7 21 (2.72%) Drupal
8 18 (2.33%) WordPress
9 16 (2.07%) JBoss
9 16 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (1.81%) Node.js
11 12 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (1.04%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.91%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 71 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.68%) MS Visio
2 13 (1.68%) MS Project
3 9 (1.17%) MS Office
4 5 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 37 (4.79%) Magento
2 33 (4.27%) Oracle BPM
3 25 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (1.04%) Oracle iProcurement
6 6 (0.78%) Tridion
7 4 (0.52%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.39%) Line 500
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
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 Payables
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.55%) SaaS
4 10 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.17%) Office 365
6 2 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.83%) HTTP
2 38 (4.92%) Internet
3 21 (2.72%) FTP
4 18 (2.33%) Intranet
5 16 (2.07%) SSL
6 15 (1.94%) HTTPS
7 13 (1.68%) SSH
8 10 (1.30%) Wireless
8 10 (1.30%) DNS
9 9 (1.17%) Firewall
10 7 (0.91%) Network Security
10 7 (0.91%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.91%) VPN
11 6 (0.78%) PuTTY
12 5 (0.65%) LAN
13 3 (0.39%) SMS
13 3 (0.39%) WAN
14 1 (0.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (43.26%) SQL Server
2 106 (13.73%) MySQL
3 96 (12.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 72 (9.33%) Relational Database
5 71 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (6.99%) Oracle Database
8 45 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 42 (5.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (4.53%) RDBMS
11 26 (3.37%) SQL Server 2000
12 25 (3.24%) MongoDB
13 23 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (1.55%) NoSQL
17 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (1.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 7 (0.91%) Big Data
19 7 (0.91%) DTS
Development Applications
1 114 (14.77%) Git (software)
2 74 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 61 (7.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 59 (7.64%) NUnit
5 51 (6.61%) Jenkins
6 50 (6.48%) Maven
7 44 (5.70%) SoapUI
8 43 (5.57%) Subversion
9 32 (4.15%) Eclipse
9 32 (4.15%) Selenium
10 31 (4.02%) JUnit
11 29 (3.76%) Ant
12 28 (3.63%) JIRA
13 25 (3.24%) MSTest
14 23 (2.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 19 (2.46%) Mercurial
16 14 (1.81%) Grunt
17 13 (1.68%) Hudson
18 11 (1.42%) HP UFT
19 10 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 147 (19.04%) Finance
2 65 (8.42%) Retail
3 35 (4.53%) Marketing
4 20 (2.59%) Banking
5 17 (2.20%) Back Office
6 11 (1.42%) Legal
7 10 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.04%) Games
9 6 (0.78%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.65%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.13%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Front Office
11 1 (0.13%) Advertising
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 513 (66.45%) Developer
2 114 (14.77%) .NET Developer
3 112 (14.51%) C# Developer
4 92 (11.92%) Software Developer
5 83 (10.75%) Senior Developer
6 78 (10.10%) Web Developer
7 73 (9.46%) Analyst
8 68 (8.81%) Java Developer
9 58 (7.51%) Software Engineer
10 55 (7.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 53 (6.87%) PHP Developer
12 43 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
13 41 (5.31%) Consultant
13 41 (5.31%) C# Software Developer
14 36 (4.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (4.15%) Architect
16 31 (4.02%) Agile C# Developer
17 27 (3.50%) SQL Developer
18 25 (3.24%) Lead Developer
19 21 (2.72%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (48.83%) .NET
2 372 (48.19%) HTML
3 369 (47.80%) Web Services
4 322 (41.71%) CSS
5 232 (30.05%) ASP.NET
6 217 (28.11%) SOAP
7 210 (27.20%) jQuery
8 176 (22.80%) WCF
9 136 (17.62%) REST
10 130 (16.84%) XSLT
11 109 (14.12%) Ajax
12 107 (13.86%) JSON
13 101 (13.08%) HTML5
14 95 (12.31%) J2EE
15 90 (11.66%) .NET Framework
16 84 (10.88%) WPF
17 83 (10.75%) LINQ
18 82 (10.62%) WSDL
18 82 (10.62%) AngularJS
19 78 (10.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 105 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (3.76%) N-Tier
5 23 (2.98%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.46%) User Experience
7 16 (2.07%) Client/Server
8 15 (1.94%) TRADACOMS
9 14 (1.81%) W3C
9 14 (1.81%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.42%) Replication
11 10 (1.30%) Social Media
12 9 (1.17%) 3D Graphics
12 9 (1.17%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.91%) NHS
14 6 (0.78%) Interactive TV
15 4 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
15 4 (0.52%) Blog
15 4 (0.52%) Online Games
15 4 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 166 (21.50%) Windows
2 135 (17.49%) Linux
3 57 (7.38%) UNIX
4 37 (4.79%) Android
5 28 (3.63%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.07%) Windows Phone 7
6 16 (2.07%) Windows Phone
7 8 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.78%) AIX
9 5 (0.65%) SUSE
9 5 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.39%) CentOS
12 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (19.95%) MVC
3 148 (19.17%) TDD
4 122 (15.80%) Software Engineering
5 119 (15.41%) OO
6 103 (13.34%) SDLC
7 100 (12.95%) E-Commerce
8 99 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (10.88%) Scrum
10 80 (10.36%) UML
11 68 (8.81%) Web Development
12 66 (8.55%) SOA
13 56 (7.25%) Unit Testing
13 56 (7.25%) Mentoring
14 55 (7.12%) OOP
14 55 (7.12%) Project Management
15 50 (6.48%) Automated Testing
16 46 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
17 37 (4.79%) Software Architecture
17 37 (4.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 368 (47.67%) SQL
2 349 (45.21%) JavaScript
3 343 (44.43%) C#
4 254 (32.90%) Java
5 117 (15.16%) PHP
6 79 (10.23%) T-SQL
7 73 (9.46%) C++
8 70 (9.07%) PL/SQL
9 66 (8.55%) VB.NET
10 40 (5.18%) VB
11 37 (4.79%) C
12 36 (4.66%) VBA
13 25 (3.24%) Python
14 20 (2.59%) Ruby
15 17 (2.20%) Perl
16 13 (1.68%) XQuery
17 11 (1.42%) XPath
17 11 (1.42%) PHP5
18 10 (1.30%) VC++
19 9 (1.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 177 (22.93%) Degree
2 15 (1.94%) HND
3 14 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.68%) ISEB
4 13 (1.68%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.39%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.39%) MCSE
8 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.39%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.39%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.39%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.26%) MCP
9 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.13%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.13%) MCTS
10 1 (0.13%) MCITP
10 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.48%) QA
2 13 (1.68%) HL7
3 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.26%) WAI
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 9 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.65%) vSphere
3 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.39%) logstash
3 2 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 143 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 140 (18.13%) Oracle
3 24 (3.11%) Zend
4 21 (2.72%) SAP
5 16 (2.07%) Apple
5 16 (2.07%) webMethods
6 15 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 15 (1.94%) Telerik
7 14 (1.81%) VMware
8 13 (1.68%) IBM
9 11 (1.42%) Google
10 7 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.91%) Adobe
10 7 (0.91%) HP
11 4 (0.52%) Cisco
11 4 (0.52%) Sage
11 4 (0.52%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.39%) Twitter
12 3 (0.39%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.39%) SaltStack
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £115,000 per annum Up to £115,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £40,000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Valia Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: up to £40k (dep on exp) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday