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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 37 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 366 555 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.58% 7.77% 9.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.75% 16.60% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 317 481 618
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
2662 3343 3713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.56% 46.81% 49.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 2859 3304
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -5 262 £37,500 +4.16% 41
Cheshire -30 67 £35,000 -6.66% 20
Lancashire -6 16 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Merseyside -16 12 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Cumbria -15 2 £19,000 -41.53% 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 425 (56.82%) .NET
2 401 (53.61%) SQL
3 400 (53.48%) HTML
4 394 (52.67%) C#
5 391 (52.27%) JavaScript
6 378 (50.53%) SQL Server
7 329 (43.98%) CSS
8 295 (39.44%) Web Services
9 289 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
10 276 (36.90%) ASP.NET
11 246 (32.89%) Java
12 225 (30.08%) jQuery
13 209 (27.94%) MVC
14 176 (23.53%) Windows
15 171 (22.86%) SOAP
16 150 (20.05%) Microsoft
17 146 (19.52%) Oracle
18 143 (19.12%) OO
19 140 (18.72%) JSON
20 137 (18.32%) .NET Framework
21 133 (17.78%) TDD
22 131 (17.51%) Degree
23 129 (17.25%) WCF
24 119 (15.91%) Finance
25 117 (15.64%) XSLT
26 115 (15.37%) REST
27 111 (14.84%) Ajax
28 108 (14.44%) Software Engineering
29 97 (12.97%) ASP.NET MVC
30 93 (12.43%) MySQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (7.09%) IIS
2 50 (6.68%) SharePoint
3 40 (5.35%) Tomcat
4 39 (5.21%) WebLogic
5 38 (5.08%) CMS
6 34 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 21 (2.81%) WordPress
8 18 (2.41%) GlassFish
9 16 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (1.87%) Apache
11 13 (1.74%) Umbraco
12 12 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
13 10 (1.34%) Drupal
13 10 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (1.34%) JBoss
14 9 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (0.94%) Joomla!
16 6 (0.80%) FileNet
16 6 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 64 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.27%) MS Office
3 16 (2.14%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.27%) Mingle
7 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (2.81%) Magento
2 12 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.80%) Exstream
6 4 (0.53%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.40%) Tridion
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.07%) Silverpop
5 3 (0.40%) GitHub
5 3 (0.40%) SaaS
6 2 (0.27%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Trello
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (8.29%) HTTP
2 42 (5.61%) Internet
3 13 (1.74%) Intranet
4 7 (0.94%) SSL
5 5 (0.67%) DNS
5 5 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.67%) Wireless
6 4 (0.53%) Network Security
6 4 (0.53%) Firewall
7 3 (0.40%) VPN
8 2 (0.27%) LDAP
8 2 (0.27%) GPRS
8 2 (0.27%) LAN
8 2 (0.27%) UMTS
8 2 (0.27%) WAN
8 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.27%) SSH
9 1 (0.13%) NAS
9 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (50.53%) SQL Server
2 93 (12.43%) MySQL
3 89 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 72 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (7.35%) RDBMS
6 44 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 36 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
12 18 (2.41%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.74%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 12 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (1.07%) OLTP
17 7 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (0.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 74 (9.89%) Visual Studio
2 73 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 60 (8.02%) Subversion
4 53 (7.09%) Eclipse
5 48 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (6.28%) Maven
7 44 (5.88%) JUnit
8 38 (5.08%) Ant
8 38 (5.08%) JIRA
9 30 (4.01%) Selenium
10 29 (3.88%) NUnit
11 25 (3.34%) Jenkins
12 21 (2.81%) SoapUI
13 12 (1.60%) WatiN
14 9 (1.20%) Redmine
14 9 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
15 7 (0.94%) JMeter
15 7 (0.94%) Flash Builder
15 7 (0.94%) MSTest
16 6 (0.80%) Cucumber
General
1 119 (15.91%) Finance
2 57 (7.62%) Retail
3 48 (6.42%) Marketing
4 20 (2.67%) Banking
5 17 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.14%) Back Office
7 15 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.60%) Billing
9 8 (1.07%) Advertising
10 6 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.67%) Games
12 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.40%) Law
12 3 (0.40%) iGaming
13 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.13%) Legal
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 563 (75.27%) Developer
2 177 (23.66%) .NET Developer
3 139 (18.58%) C# Developer
4 91 (12.17%) Java Developer
5 82 (10.96%) Senior Developer
6 80 (10.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 79 (10.56%) Software Developer
8 74 (9.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 60 (8.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 48 (6.42%) Software Engineer
11 42 (5.61%) Web Developer
12 36 (4.81%) Tester
13 35 (4.68%) PHP Developer
14 34 (4.55%) Analyst
15 33 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 27 (3.61%) Junior
16 27 (3.61%) Architect
17 26 (3.48%) Senior C# Developer
18 25 (3.34%) Junior Developer
19 24 (3.21%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (56.82%) .NET
2 400 (53.48%) HTML
3 329 (43.98%) CSS
4 295 (39.44%) Web Services
5 276 (36.90%) ASP.NET
6 225 (30.08%) jQuery
7 171 (22.86%) SOAP
8 140 (18.72%) JSON
9 137 (18.32%) .NET Framework
10 129 (17.25%) WCF
11 117 (15.64%) XSLT
12 115 (15.37%) REST
13 111 (14.84%) Ajax
14 97 (12.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 93 (12.43%) J2EE
16 71 (9.49%) JMS
16 71 (9.49%) HTML5
17 64 (8.56%) LINQ
18 61 (8.16%) WSDL
18 61 (8.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 87 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.02%) Mobile App
4 43 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (5.35%) N-Tier
6 18 (2.41%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.41%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (2.01%) W3C
8 14 (1.87%) Open Source
9 11 (1.47%) User Experience
10 10 (1.34%) Social Media
11 9 (1.20%) NHS
11 9 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.07%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (0.94%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.80%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.67%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.67%) Statistics
15 5 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 176 (23.53%) Windows
2 86 (11.50%) Linux
3 70 (9.36%) UNIX
4 42 (5.61%) Android
5 35 (4.68%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.67%) Solaris
9 3 (0.40%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.27%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (27.94%) MVC
3 143 (19.12%) OO
4 133 (17.78%) TDD
5 108 (14.44%) Software Engineering
6 90 (12.03%) OOP
7 89 (11.90%) Scrum
8 86 (11.50%) E-Commerce
9 73 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 72 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (9.63%) UML
11 64 (8.56%) Web Development
12 55 (7.35%) Mentoring
13 54 (7.22%) Automated Testing
14 47 (6.28%) SOA
15 46 (6.15%) OOD
16 38 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
17 34 (4.55%) Project Management
18 30 (4.01%) CRM
19 27 (3.61%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 401 (53.61%) SQL
2 394 (52.67%) C#
3 391 (52.27%) JavaScript
4 246 (32.89%) Java
5 89 (11.90%) VB.NET
6 81 (10.83%) PHP
7 76 (10.16%) C++
8 60 (8.02%) PL/SQL
9 58 (7.75%) T-SQL
10 48 (6.42%) VB
11 39 (5.21%) C
12 25 (3.34%) VBA
13 23 (3.07%) XPath
14 15 (2.01%) Python
15 12 (1.60%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.34%) VB6
16 10 (1.34%) VBScript
17 8 (1.07%) VC++
18 7 (0.94%) Objective-C
19 6 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 131 (17.51%) Degree
2 14 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.60%) HND
4 5 (0.67%) ISEB
4 5 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.13%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.35%) QA
2 20 (2.67%) WAI
3 7 (0.94%) WCAG
4 3 (0.40%) GAMP
5 2 (0.27%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.27%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 150 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 146 (19.52%) Oracle
3 22 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (2.54%) Red Hat
5 18 (2.41%) IBM
6 17 (2.27%) VMware
7 16 (2.14%) Informatica
7 16 (2.14%) Adobe
8 14 (1.87%) EPiServer
9 13 (1.74%) Eloqua
9 13 (1.74%) Apple
10 12 (1.60%) Telerik
11 8 (1.07%) Google
11 8 (1.07%) Zend
12 7 (0.94%) SYSPRO
12 7 (0.94%) SAP
12 7 (0.94%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.80%) HP
13 6 (0.80%) Software AG
13 6 (0.80%) webMethods
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