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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 32 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 409 539 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.27% 7.54% 9.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.46% 17.15% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 344 418 604
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 £32,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
2645 3143 3477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.57% 43.94% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 2654 3095
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 £28,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 238 £40,000 +6.66% 51
Cheshire -19 87 £42,500 +17.24% 25
Lancashire -1 56 £40,000 - 12
Merseyside +19 21 £42,500 +6.25% 24
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 396 (51.10%) .NET
2 378 (48.77%) C#
2 378 (48.77%) HTML
3 368 (47.48%) SQL
4 365 (47.10%) SQL Server
5 363 (46.84%) Web Services
6 357 (46.06%) JavaScript
7 324 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
8 317 (40.90%) CSS
9 263 (33.94%) ASP.NET
10 257 (33.16%) Java
11 227 (29.29%) SOAP
12 205 (26.45%) jQuery
13 192 (24.77%) WCF
14 186 (24.00%) Degree
15 179 (23.10%) MVC
16 169 (21.81%) Microsoft
17 168 (21.68%) Windows
18 158 (20.39%) TDD
19 156 (20.13%) Oracle
20 152 (19.61%) REST
21 132 (17.03%) XSLT
22 131 (16.90%) Finance
23 128 (16.52%) OO
24 125 (16.13%) JSON
25 121 (15.61%) Linux
26 120 (15.48%) Software Engineering
27 113 (14.58%) Ajax
28 112 (14.45%) PHP
29 111 (14.32%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.84%) WebLogic
2 49 (6.32%) IIS
3 38 (4.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 35 (4.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 32 (4.13%) SharePoint
5 32 (4.13%) CMS
6 29 (3.74%) Tomcat
7 28 (3.61%) WebSphere
8 26 (3.35%) Apache
9 14 (1.81%) JBoss
10 13 (1.68%) Drupal
11 11 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (1.29%) GlassFish
13 8 (1.03%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.77%) nginx
16 5 (0.65%) Alfresco
16 5 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 72 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.55%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.55%) MS Project
3 10 (1.29%) MS Office
4 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 35 (4.52%) Oracle BPM
2 34 (4.39%) Magento
3 25 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (1.03%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.77%) Tridion
7 4 (0.52%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.39%) Line 500
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.39%) Exstream
9 2 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
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 40 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.03%) Office 365
4 7 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.90%) SaaS
5 3 (0.39%) GitHub
6 2 (0.26%) IaaS
6 2 (0.26%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.58%) HTTP
2 38 (4.90%) Internet
3 21 (2.71%) FTP
4 16 (2.06%) HTTPS
4 16 (2.06%) SSL
4 16 (2.06%) Intranet
5 10 (1.29%) DNS
5 10 (1.29%) Wireless
6 9 (1.16%) VPN
6 9 (1.16%) Firewall
7 7 (0.90%) SSH
7 7 (0.90%) Network Security
7 7 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.65%) LAN
9 3 (0.39%) SMS
9 3 (0.39%) WAN
10 2 (0.26%) UMTS
10 2 (0.26%) GPRS
10 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (47.10%) SQL Server
2 96 (12.39%) MySQL
3 86 (11.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 69 (8.90%) Relational Database
5 57 (7.35%) Oracle Database
6 54 (6.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 42 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (4.65%) RDBMS
10 29 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
12 22 (2.84%) MongoDB
13 17 (2.19%) SQL Server 2000
14 14 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.68%) NoSQL
16 12 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 7 (0.90%) DTS
Development Applications
1 106 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 81 (10.45%) Visual Studio
3 57 (7.35%) NUnit
4 51 (6.58%) Maven
5 49 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (5.94%) SoapUI
7 45 (5.81%) Jenkins
8 36 (4.65%) Subversion
9 33 (4.26%) Ant
10 30 (3.87%) Eclipse
11 28 (3.61%) Selenium
12 27 (3.48%) JUnit
13 26 (3.35%) JIRA
14 17 (2.19%) Mercurial
15 16 (2.06%) MSTest
16 14 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 13 (1.68%) Hudson
18 10 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
19 9 (1.16%) WatiN
20 8 (1.03%) ClearCase
General
1 131 (16.90%) Finance
2 69 (8.90%) Retail
3 34 (4.39%) Marketing
4 23 (2.97%) Banking
5 21 (2.71%) Back Office
6 12 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.29%) Legal
8 9 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.90%) Games
11 6 (0.77%) Billing
11 6 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.39%) Law
12 3 (0.39%) iGaming
13 2 (0.26%) Advertising
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 532 (68.65%) Developer
2 126 (16.26%) C# Developer
3 124 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 107 (13.81%) Software Developer
5 89 (11.48%) Senior Developer
6 78 (10.06%) Web Developer
7 67 (8.65%) Java Developer
8 61 (7.87%) Analyst
9 58 (7.48%) Software Engineer
9 58 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 47 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 43 (5.55%) C# Software Developer
12 41 (5.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 41 (5.29%) PHP Developer
13 37 (4.77%) Consultant
13 37 (4.77%) Agile C# Developer
14 31 (4.00%) Architect
15 24 (3.10%) Front-End Developer
16 22 (2.84%) Tester
16 22 (2.84%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (51.10%) .NET
2 378 (48.77%) HTML
3 363 (46.84%) Web Services
4 317 (40.90%) CSS
5 263 (33.94%) ASP.NET
6 227 (29.29%) SOAP
7 205 (26.45%) jQuery
8 192 (24.77%) WCF
9 152 (19.61%) REST
10 132 (17.03%) XSLT
11 125 (16.13%) JSON
12 113 (14.58%) Ajax
13 111 (14.32%) .NET Framework
14 89 (11.48%) WSDL
15 87 (11.23%) J2EE
15 87 (11.23%) LINQ
16 85 (10.97%) WPF
16 85 (10.97%) AngularJS
17 84 (10.84%) HTML5
18 83 (10.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 99 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (4.65%) N-Tier
5 29 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 15 (1.94%) TRADACOMS
8 14 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (1.81%) User Experience
9 13 (1.68%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.55%) Replication
10 12 (1.55%) W3C
10 12 (1.55%) Social Media
11 11 (1.42%) NHS
12 8 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
12 8 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.77%) Interactive TV
14 4 (0.52%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.39%) Physics
15 3 (0.39%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 168 (21.68%) Windows
2 121 (15.61%) Linux
3 56 (7.23%) UNIX
4 45 (5.81%) Android
5 34 (4.39%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.19%) Windows Phone
6 17 (2.19%) Windows Phone 7
7 7 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.52%) SUSE
9 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.39%) AIX
9 3 (0.39%) Solaris
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.39%) CentOS
9 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (23.10%) MVC
3 158 (20.39%) TDD
4 128 (16.52%) OO
5 120 (15.48%) Software Engineering
6 100 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 99 (12.77%) SDLC
8 89 (11.48%) Scrum
9 78 (10.06%) UML
10 74 (9.55%) SOA
11 73 (9.42%) Web Development
12 70 (9.03%) Unit Testing
13 59 (7.61%) Mentoring
14 55 (7.10%) Automated Testing
15 54 (6.97%) OOP
16 51 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
17 49 (6.32%) Project Management
18 38 (4.90%) CRM
19 35 (4.52%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 378 (48.77%) C#
2 368 (47.48%) SQL
3 357 (46.06%) JavaScript
4 257 (33.16%) Java
5 112 (14.45%) PHP
6 75 (9.68%) C++
7 72 (9.29%) T-SQL
8 67 (8.65%) PL/SQL
9 60 (7.74%) VB.NET
10 53 (6.84%) VB
11 41 (5.29%) C
12 38 (4.90%) VBA
13 25 (3.23%) Python
14 16 (2.06%) Perl
14 16 (2.06%) Ruby
15 12 (1.55%) XPath
16 11 (1.42%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.16%) XQuery
17 9 (1.16%) VC++
18 8 (1.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 186 (24.00%) Degree
2 16 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.68%) HND
4 11 (1.42%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.77%) ISEB
6 6 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.52%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.39%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.39%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.39%) OCMJD
8 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.26%) MCSE
10 1 (0.13%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.13%) MCP
10 1 (0.13%) MCTS
10 1 (0.13%) MCITP
10 1 (0.13%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.19%) QA
2 11 (1.42%) HL7
3 5 (0.65%) WAI
4 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) WCAG
5 1 (0.13%) GAMP
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.13%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 169 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 156 (20.13%) Oracle
3 23 (2.97%) Zend
4 19 (2.45%) SAP
4 19 (2.45%) webMethods
5 18 (2.32%) Apple
6 16 (2.06%) VMware
7 15 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.94%) IBM
8 13 (1.68%) Telerik
9 11 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.03%) Adobe
11 7 (0.90%) HP
12 6 (0.77%) Google
13 5 (0.65%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.52%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.52%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.52%) Cisco
14 4 (0.52%) Software AG
14 4 (0.52%) Sage
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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