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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 220 185 239
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +54
Permanent jobs citing XSL 32 53 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.77% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.62% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
3283 3273 3493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.13% 47.78% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 2934 3169
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 £26,000
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 29 August 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 29 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
Cheshire -14 11 £32,500 -32.98% 3
Lancashire - 11 £40,000 -
Manchester -36 10 £35,000 - 2
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 37 (82.22%) HTML
2 37 (82.22%) CSS
3 35 (77.78%) XML
3 35 (77.78%) SQL
4 33 (73.33%) .NET
5 29 (64.44%) jQuery
6 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
7 25 (55.56%) C#
8 23 (51.11%) SOAP
9 22 (48.89%) Degree
10 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
11 20 (44.44%) T-SQL
11 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
11 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
13 17 (37.78%) SharePoint
14 16 (35.56%) MVC
14 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
15 12 (26.67%) WCF
16 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (24.44%) Load Testing
16 11 (24.44%) Multithreading
16 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (24.44%) Parallel Computing
16 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (24.44%) XSLT
16 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
16 11 (24.44%) ADO.NET

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (37.78%) SharePoint
2 11 (24.44%) IIS
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (17.78%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Intranet
2 8 (17.78%) HTTP
3 6 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (17.78%) Informix
4 8 (17.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.89%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.00%) Selenium
2 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.78%) Mockito
3 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
3 8 (17.78%) Introscope
3 8 (17.78%) JUnit
3 8 (17.78%) JIRA
3 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.89%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Junior
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) HTML
1 37 (82.22%) CSS
2 35 (77.78%) XML
3 33 (73.33%) .NET
4 29 (64.44%) jQuery
5 23 (51.11%) SOAP
6 20 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
8 12 (26.67%) WCF
9 11 (24.44%) XSLT
9 11 (24.44%) ADO.NET
9 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (22.22%) HTML5
10 10 (22.22%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) J2EE
11 9 (20.00%) JSON
12 8 (17.78%) WSDL
12 8 (17.78%) JAX-RPC
12 8 (17.78%) Spring
12 8 (17.78%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (20.00%) Social Media
3 8 (17.78%) Open Source
3 8 (17.78%) N-Tier
4 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 11 (24.44%) Multithreading
3 11 (24.44%) Load Testing
3 11 (24.44%) Parallel Computing
4 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.78%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.89%) ERP
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) OOP
8 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.44%) Time Management
10 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 35 (77.78%) SQL
3 25 (55.56%) C#
4 20 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 10 (22.22%) Java
5 10 (22.22%) VB
6 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.33%) VBA
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 4 (8.89%) VBScript
9 2 (4.44%) VB6
10 1 (2.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Compuware
2 8 (17.78%) HP
2 8 (17.78%) Perforce
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) SYSPRO
4 3 (6.67%) Zend
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