The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 27 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.36% 1.22% 9.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.58% 3.03% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 17
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
66 33 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 44.30% 40.24% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 62 32 106
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) Retail

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) OLE
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Delphi
5 2 (22.22%) Pascal
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft