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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 19 31 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.57% 2.74% 13.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.32% 4.88% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 11
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +2.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
41 82 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 48.81% 56.16% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 79 39
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) XSLT
3 12 (60.00%) Informatica
3 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (50.00%) ETL
4 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) CSS
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (25.00%) WCF
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) UML
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Ajax
9 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) FileNet
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) XSLT
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) WCF
6 4 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 1 (5.00%) Spring
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (5.00%) LAMP
8 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.00%) FIXML
8 1 (5.00%) FpML
8 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
8 1 (5.00%) XSL
8 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ETL
1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) UML
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) TDD
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.00%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) VB6
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) Informatica
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) webMethods
4 2 (10.00%) Software AG
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