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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 20 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 10 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.80% 15.94% 11.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.66% 35.48% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 11
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
79 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 53.74% 44.93% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 45
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 August 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Informatica
4 6 (35.29%) XSLT
4 6 (35.29%) ETL
4 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (29.41%) CSS3
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) MySQL
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) JSP
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) DHTML
7 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle BI Developer
2 6 (35.29%) OBIEE Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) XSLT
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
5 3 (17.65%) J2EE
5 3 (17.65%) DHTML
5 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 3 (17.65%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) JSTL
7 1 (5.88%) EJB
7 1 (5.88%) Servlets
7 1 (5.88%) Struts
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) SVG
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
1 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ETL
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
3 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Informatica
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