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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 26 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 542 610 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.40% 8.73% 10.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.73% 18.37% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 415 556 726
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
3239 3321 3555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.21% 47.54% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2739 2973 3229
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,125
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
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -2 311 £37,500 +7.14% 42
Cheshire -12 132 £37,500 +8.69% 22
Lancashire -1 69 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Merseyside -13 20 £42,500 +22.30% 6
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (59.49%) .NET
2 626 (56.60%) SQL
3 614 (55.52%) HTML
4 546 (49.37%) C#
5 518 (46.84%) SQL Server
6 500 (45.21%) JavaScript
7 442 (39.96%) CSS
8 428 (38.70%) ASP.NET
9 337 (30.47%) Web Services
10 275 (24.86%) jQuery
11 263 (23.78%) T-SQL
12 255 (23.06%) OO
13 249 (22.51%) Microsoft
14 248 (22.42%) MVC
15 241 (21.79%) XSLT
16 229 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
17 227 (20.52%) VB.NET
18 213 (19.26%) Java
19 208 (18.81%) SOAP
20 186 (16.82%) Ajax
21 172 (15.55%) .NET Framework
22 167 (15.10%) SQL Server 2008
23 164 (14.83%) Degree
24 162 (14.65%) Windows
25 159 (14.38%) WCF
26 158 (14.29%) JSON
27 149 (13.47%) Finance
28 142 (12.84%) TDD
29 137 (12.39%) Scrum
30 136 (12.30%) Linux

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 71 (6.42%) IIS
2 64 (5.79%) Tomcat
2 64 (5.79%) WebSphere
3 63 (5.70%) CMS
4 36 (3.25%) SharePoint
5 23 (2.08%) MODX
6 17 (1.54%) Apache
7 14 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 12 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
8 12 (1.08%) Umbraco
9 8 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.63%) Drupal
10 7 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.54%) Lync
12 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.36%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.27%) Mule
13 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 108 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.80%) Photoshop
3 26 (2.35%) MS Office
4 17 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
6 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (2.17%) Visualfiles
2 16 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
4 9 (0.81%) Magento
5 6 (0.54%) Sage 50
6 5 (0.45%) osCommerce
6 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.27%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.090%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.090%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.18%) Trello
2 7 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.54%) GitHub
4 4 (0.36%) PaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.090%) SaaS
6 1 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (6.87%) HTTP
2 54 (4.88%) Internet
3 16 (1.45%) Intranet
4 6 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (0.54%) Wireless
4 6 (0.54%) VPN
5 4 (0.36%) FTP
6 3 (0.27%) UMTS
6 3 (0.27%) DNS
6 3 (0.27%) GPRS
7 2 (0.18%) SSL
8 1 (0.090%) LAN
8 1 (0.090%) LDAP
8 1 (0.090%) ATM
8 1 (0.090%) Broadband
8 1 (0.090%) WAN
8 1 (0.090%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.090%) SSH
8 1 (0.090%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (46.84%) SQL Server
2 167 (15.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 130 (11.75%) MySQL
4 114 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 109 (9.86%) Relational Database
6 86 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 81 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 64 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (4.34%) RDBMS
10 35 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (2.80%) Hazelcast
12 23 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
12 23 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (1.63%) DB2
13 18 (1.63%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 12 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
16 9 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (0.81%) Informix
Development Applications
1 124 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 89 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (5.52%) Git (software)
4 59 (5.33%) Subversion
5 58 (5.24%) Maven
6 46 (4.16%) Eclipse
7 32 (2.89%) Ant
8 30 (2.71%) JUnit
9 23 (2.08%) JIRA
10 22 (1.99%) Selenium
11 20 (1.81%) Jenkins
12 16 (1.45%) Xcode
13 14 (1.27%) Mockito
14 13 (1.18%) Cucumber
15 12 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
16 8 (0.72%) Introscope
16 8 (0.72%) ClearCase
16 8 (0.72%) SpecFlow
17 7 (0.63%) WebDriver
18 6 (0.54%) Gerrit
General
1 149 (13.47%) Finance
2 83 (7.50%) Marketing
3 77 (6.96%) Retail
4 26 (2.35%) Legal
5 23 (2.08%) Law
6 19 (1.72%) Banking
7 14 (1.27%) Back Office
8 12 (1.08%) Games
9 10 (0.90%) Publishing
9 10 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.54%) Advertising
12 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.45%) Billing
13 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.090%) French Language
14 1 (0.090%) German Language
14 1 (0.090%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.090%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 827 (74.77%) Developer
2 245 (22.15%) .NET Developer
3 155 (14.01%) Analyst
4 143 (12.93%) C# Developer
5 139 (12.57%) Web Developer
6 137 (12.39%) Senior Developer
7 124 (11.21%) Java Developer
8 98 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 84 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 74 (6.69%) Software Developer
11 63 (5.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 55 (4.97%) PHP Developer
13 52 (4.70%) Analyst Developer
14 51 (4.61%) Team Leader
15 45 (4.07%) Development Team Leader
16 36 (3.25%) VB.NET Developer
16 36 (3.25%) Junior
17 35 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
18 33 (2.98%) Junior Developer
18 33 (2.98%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (59.49%) .NET
2 614 (55.52%) HTML
3 442 (39.96%) CSS
4 428 (38.70%) ASP.NET
5 337 (30.47%) Web Services
6 275 (24.86%) jQuery
7 241 (21.79%) XSLT
8 208 (18.81%) SOAP
9 186 (16.82%) Ajax
10 172 (15.55%) .NET Framework
11 159 (14.38%) WCF
12 158 (14.29%) JSON
13 125 (11.30%) HTML5
14 105 (9.49%) REST
15 95 (8.59%) RESTful
16 94 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 93 (8.41%) XHTML
18 92 (8.32%) Spring
19 91 (8.23%) LINQ
20 74 (6.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.23%) Computer Science
2 61 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (4.88%) N-Tier
4 44 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.25%) Client/Server
6 33 (2.98%) W3C
7 20 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.63%) Social Media
9 16 (1.45%) NHS
10 14 (1.27%) iPhone
10 14 (1.27%) Open Source
11 13 (1.18%) Data Extraction
12 11 (0.99%) Web 2.0
13 10 (0.90%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.45%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.45%) APACS
14 5 (0.45%) EMV
14 5 (0.45%) iPad
14 5 (0.45%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 162 (14.65%) Windows
2 136 (12.30%) Linux
3 80 (7.23%) Android
4 58 (5.24%) UNIX
5 44 (3.98%) Apple iOS
6 32 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.45%) AIX
8 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.27%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.18%) Solaris
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.18%) Debian
10 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (23.06%) OO
2 248 (22.42%) MVC
3 229 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (12.84%) TDD
5 137 (12.39%) Scrum
6 125 (11.30%) Web Development
7 116 (10.49%) E-Commerce
8 94 (8.50%) Project Management
9 88 (7.96%) Unit Testing
10 85 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 83 (7.50%) OOP
12 74 (6.69%) UML
13 63 (5.70%) Migration
13 63 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
14 60 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
15 58 (5.24%) SOA
16 48 (4.34%) OOD
17 47 (4.25%) Data Migration
18 42 (3.80%) OO PHP
19 40 (3.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 626 (56.60%) SQL
2 546 (49.37%) C#
3 500 (45.21%) JavaScript
4 263 (23.78%) T-SQL
5 227 (20.52%) VB.NET
6 213 (19.26%) Java
7 133 (12.03%) PHP
8 103 (9.31%) VB
9 75 (6.78%) VBA
10 66 (5.97%) XPath
11 36 (3.25%) VB6
12 35 (3.16%) C++
13 32 (2.89%) C
14 31 (2.80%) PHP5
15 25 (2.26%) Objective-C
16 22 (1.99%) XQuery
17 19 (1.72%) PL/SQL
18 18 (1.63%) Shell Script
19 17 (1.54%) Perl
20 16 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 164 (14.83%) Degree
2 22 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.90%) HND
4 14 (1.27%) HNC
5 13 (1.18%) MCP
5 13 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.08%) MCSE
6 12 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.90%) ISEB
8 5 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.36%) ACCA
9 4 (0.36%) CIMA
10 1 (0.090%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.88%) QA
2 19 (1.72%) WAI
3 11 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.90%) SLA
5 9 (0.81%) WCAG
6 6 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.54%) HL7
7 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (0.090%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.090%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
1 4 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 249 (22.51%) Microsoft
2 110 (9.95%) Oracle
3 32 (2.89%) Red Hat
4 31 (2.80%) IBM
5 16 (1.45%) Zend
6 14 (1.27%) DevExpress
7 12 (1.08%) JBoss
8 10 (0.90%) Business Objects
8 10 (0.90%) Adobe
8 10 (0.90%) Perforce
9 8 (0.72%) Sage
9 8 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.72%) Compuware
9 8 (0.72%) HP
9 8 (0.72%) Informatica
9 8 (0.72%) SAP
9 8 (0.72%) SYSPRO
9 8 (0.72%) LexisNexis
10 7 (0.63%) Google
11 6 (0.54%) Apple
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 +
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago