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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 19 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 17 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.77% 7.48% 8.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.32% 15.09% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 7
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
111 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 63.79% 49.53% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 106 49 36
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £48,800
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 18 December 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 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 17 (62.96%) XSLT
3 16 (59.26%) ETL
3 16 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (59.26%) PL/SQL
3 16 (59.26%) Informatica
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (37.04%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) SOAP
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
9 5 (18.52%) C#
9 5 (18.52%) WCF
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
10 4 (14.81%) Ajax
10 4 (14.81%) PHP
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) UML
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (11.11%) HTML5
11 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
11 3 (11.11%) CSS3

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle BI EE
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) OBIEE Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) XSLT
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) SOAP
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) WCF
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) Ajax
8 3 (11.11%) CSS3
8 3 (11.11%) jQuery
8 3 (11.11%) HTML5
8 3 (11.11%) DHTML
9 2 (7.41%) J2EE
9 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (7.41%) Spring
10 1 (3.70%) LAMP
10 1 (3.70%) REST
10 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ETL
1 16 (59.26%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.81%) UML
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Web Development
3 3 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) PL/SQL
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) VB
6 2 (7.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) Informatica
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
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