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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 24 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 6 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.58% 4.11% 12.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 12.00% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 17
Median salary £40,000 £28,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%

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 25 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 50.38% 34.25% 65.44%
Number of salaries quoted 59 23 83
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
8 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (16.67%) Cocoa

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Database Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
4 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
6 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
6 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) OLE
6 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) ERD
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Delphi
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (16.67%) Pascal
5 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle