The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 31 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 38 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.78% 5.85% 6.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.59% 16.13% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 35
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
229 155 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.86% 36.30% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 217 144 189
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

XML
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

XML Salary Trend in Northampton

XML
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Northampton

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 52 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 51 (57.95%) HTML
3 41 (46.59%) jQuery
4 40 (45.45%) C#
4 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 39 (44.32%) .NET
6 38 (43.18%) CSS
7 36 (40.91%) Web Services
8 34 (38.64%) SQL
8 34 (38.64%) Degree
9 33 (37.50%) Java
10 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
11 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (32.95%) Ajax
12 29 (32.95%) Web Development
13 28 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
14 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
15 23 (26.14%) Struts
15 23 (26.14%) JSP
15 23 (26.14%) Windows
15 23 (26.14%) Linux
16 22 (25.00%) EJB
16 22 (25.00%) Unit Testing
17 21 (23.86%) J2EE
17 21 (23.86%) JUnit
17 21 (23.86%) Sun
17 21 (23.86%) Sun Certification
17 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
18 19 (21.59%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 16 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 15 (17.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (10.23%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (6.82%) CMS
5 5 (5.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.27%) Lync
7 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) InfoPath
3 8 (9.09%) MS Office
4 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) SaaS
1 5 (5.68%) PaaS
1 5 (5.68%) IaaS
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Intranet
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (10.23%) Data Mining
3 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (23.86%) JUnit
2 13 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.82%) Firebug
4 6 (6.82%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.14%) Subversion
5 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (21.59%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (80.68%) Developer
2 23 (26.14%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.86%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (23.86%) Analyst
3 21 (23.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (17.05%) .NET Developer
5 12 (13.64%) Test Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Software Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Software Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.82%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Architect
11 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (5.68%) Software Test Analyst
12 4 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
12 4 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.95%) HTML
2 41 (46.59%) jQuery
3 39 (44.32%) .NET
4 38 (43.18%) CSS
5 36 (40.91%) Web Services
6 29 (32.95%) Ajax
7 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
8 23 (26.14%) JSP
8 23 (26.14%) Struts
9 22 (25.00%) EJB
10 21 (23.86%) J2EE
11 15 (17.05%) Servlets
11 15 (17.05%) RESTful
12 11 (12.50%) HTML5
12 11 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (10.23%) JSON
13 9 (10.23%) WCF
14 6 (6.82%) XHTML
15 5 (5.68%) JMS
15 5 (5.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (23.86%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 8 (9.09%) NHS
4 5 (5.68%) EPoS
4 5 (5.68%) Open Source
5 3 (3.41%) User Experience
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.27%) iPhone
7 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Windows
1 23 (26.14%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.82%) UNIX
5 2 (2.27%) Android
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.95%) Web Development
4 22 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (13.64%) UML
6 9 (10.23%) MVC
7 8 (9.09%) OO
8 7 (7.95%) CRM
8 7 (7.95%) Compatibility Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Validation
9 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.82%) TDD
10 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
10 5 (5.68%) RUP
10 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.68%) ERP
10 5 (5.68%) EAI
10 5 (5.68%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.68%) SOA
10 5 (5.68%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 40 (45.45%) C#
3 34 (38.64%) SQL
4 33 (37.50%) Java
5 16 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 14 (15.91%) VB
7 9 (10.23%) C++
8 3 (3.41%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.27%) XPath
9 2 (2.27%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 34 (38.64%) Degree
2 21 (23.86%) Sun Certification
3 5 (5.68%) ISEB
4 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.05%) QA
2 6 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.86%) Sun
3 5 (5.68%) ATG
3 5 (5.68%) hybris
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle