The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 19 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.09% 5.00% 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.10% 8.45% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 14
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
XML
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 71 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 64.46% 59.17% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 72 68 37
Average salary £30,000 £39,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.05% +17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

XML
Salary Trend in Preston

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

XML Salary Trend in Preston

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 18 (72.00%) XSLT
3 17 (68.00%) Informatica
4 16 (64.00%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (64.00%) ETL
4 16 (64.00%) PL/SQL
4 16 (64.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (64.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (40.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) CSS
7 6 (24.00%) SOAP
7 6 (24.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) WCF
8 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.00%) C#
8 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) UML
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Ajax
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.00%) RDBMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) FileNet
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle BI Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) XSLT
2 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (24.00%) CSS
3 6 (24.00%) SOAP
3 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) WCF
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) LAMP
7 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.00%) FIXML
7 1 (4.00%) FpML
7 1 (4.00%) Spring
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) ETL
2 4 (16.00%) UML
3 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.00%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.00%) MVC
4 1 (4.00%) Data Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) VB6
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 17 (68.00%) Informatica
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) webMethods
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Software AG
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