The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 12 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.70% 6.17% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.58% 13.51% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 74 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 55.80% 45.68% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 63 86
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

XML
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

XML Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

XML
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

XML
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
County Antrim +4 11 £45,000 +28.57% 4
XML
UK

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 30 (81.08%) HTML
2 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
3 23 (62.16%) Java
4 22 (59.46%) SQL
4 22 (59.46%) .NET
4 22 (59.46%) Web Services
5 19 (51.35%) CSS
5 19 (51.35%) Internet
5 19 (51.35%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (48.65%) Degree
7 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
7 17 (45.95%) Oracle
8 15 (40.54%) User Experience
9 14 (37.84%) Use Case
9 14 (37.84%) XSLT
10 12 (32.43%) C#
11 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
12 10 (27.03%) Project Management
12 10 (27.03%) User Stories
12 10 (27.03%) jQuery
13 9 (24.32%) SaaS
13 9 (24.32%) Intranet
13 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
13 9 (24.32%) Silverlight
13 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
13 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
13 9 (24.32%) MVC
13 9 (24.32%) Client/Server
14 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (13.51%) IIS
1 5 (13.51%) JBoss
1 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
1 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Internet
2 9 (24.32%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
1 5 (13.51%) Rational Rose
1 5 (13.51%) NUnit
1 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (13.51%) MSTest
2 1 (2.70%) Mockito
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Implementation Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) Web Services
3 19 (51.35%) CSS
4 14 (37.84%) XSLT
5 10 (27.03%) jQuery
6 9 (24.32%) Silverlight
7 8 (21.62%) JSON
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.51%) COM+
8 5 (13.51%) SOAP
8 5 (13.51%) Ajax
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.51%) XSL
8 5 (13.51%) YUI
9 4 (10.81%) DOM
9 4 (10.81%) DHTML
10 1 (2.70%) JDBC
10 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (40.54%) User Experience
3 9 (24.32%) Client/Server
3 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
3 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Use Case
3 10 (27.03%) Project Management
3 10 (27.03%) User Stories
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
4 9 (24.32%) MVC
5 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
6 7 (18.92%) OO
7 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Web Development
8 5 (13.51%) UML
8 5 (13.51%) OOP
8 5 (13.51%) SOA
8 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Validation
9 4 (10.81%) Line Management
10 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.70%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) Java
2 22 (59.46%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) C++
5 5 (13.51%) C
6 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) Groovy
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) MCAD
2 5 (13.51%) MCSD
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) HL7
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Northgate
4 1 (2.70%) Actimize
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
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