The table below looks at the statistics for XSL 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 XSL over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 223 182 242
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +60
Permanent jobs citing XSL 30 55 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.80% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.66% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £48,500 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XSL
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
3154 3311 3537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.32% 48.03% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2681 2977 3186
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
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% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XSL across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XSL
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSL across the North West region.

XSL Salary Trend in the North West

XSL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSL across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

XSL Salary Histogram in the North West

XSL
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 XSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Lancashire - 16 £40,000 -
Cheshire -20 9 £32,500 -32.98%
Manchester -32 5 £21,500 -38.57% 1
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (84.00%) HTML
2 42 (84.00%) CSS
3 40 (80.00%) SQL
3 40 (80.00%) XML
4 38 (76.00%) .NET
5 34 (68.00%) jQuery
6 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
7 30 (60.00%) C#
8 28 (56.00%) SOAP
9 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
10 25 (50.00%) T-SQL
10 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (50.00%) .NET Framework
11 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
12 22 (44.00%) Degree
13 21 (42.00%) MVC
14 17 (34.00%) SharePoint
14 17 (34.00%) WCF
15 16 (32.00%) ADO.NET
15 16 (32.00%) Load Testing
15 16 (32.00%) Multithreading
15 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (32.00%) Parallel Computing
15 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
15 16 (32.00%) Mentoring
16 11 (22.00%) IIS

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (34.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (22.00%) IIS
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (16.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Intranet
2 8 (16.00%) HTTP
3 6 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.00%) Informix
3 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (18.00%) Selenium
2 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (16.00%) Mockito
3 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (16.00%) Introscope
3 8 (16.00%) JUnit
3 8 (16.00%) JIRA
3 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (18.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.00%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.00%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) HTML
1 42 (84.00%) CSS
2 40 (80.00%) XML
3 38 (76.00%) .NET
4 34 (68.00%) jQuery
5 28 (56.00%) SOAP
6 25 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
8 17 (34.00%) WCF
9 16 (32.00%) ADO.NET
9 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (22.00%) XSLT
11 10 (20.00%) Web Services
11 10 (20.00%) HTML5
12 9 (18.00%) J2EE
12 9 (18.00%) JSON
13 8 (16.00%) WSDL
13 8 (16.00%) JAX-RPC
13 8 (16.00%) Spring
13 8 (16.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (18.00%) Social Media
3 8 (16.00%) Open Source
3 8 (16.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) MVC
3 16 (32.00%) Multithreading
3 16 (32.00%) Load Testing
3 16 (32.00%) Parallel Computing
3 16 (32.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (16.00%) TDD
5 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.00%) ERP
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) OOP
8 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.00%) Time Management
10 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 40 (80.00%) SQL
3 30 (60.00%) C#
4 25 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.00%) Java
5 10 (20.00%) VB
6 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.00%) VBA
7 5 (10.00%) PHP
8 4 (8.00%) VBScript
9 2 (4.00%) VB6
10 1 (2.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Compuware
2 8 (16.00%) HP
2 8 (16.00%) Perforce
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) IBM
3 4 (8.00%) SYSPRO
4 3 (6.00%) Zend
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