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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 241 225 210
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs citing XSL 7 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.30% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.68% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 43
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
2616 3083 3617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.13% 43.81% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2599 3228
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 £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 2 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 -2 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Lancashire -12 2 £40,000 -
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 7 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) User Experience
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (35.71%) RESTful
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) OWASP
6 5 (35.71%) vSphere
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
6 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Alfresco
6 5 (35.71%) Time Management
6 5 (35.71%) NUnit
6 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 5 (35.71%) OO

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
1 5 (35.71%) Alfresco
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Drupal
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) NUnit
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
1 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) RESTful
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Social Media
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) OWASP
2 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
2 5 (35.71%) XQuery
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SYSPRO
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle