The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 10 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 15.71% 29.89% 10.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.83% 49.06% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 6
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +16.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
XML
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 58.57% 60.92% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

XML
Salary Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Salford region.

XML Salary Trend in Salford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) Computer Science
3 14 (63.64%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) Regression Testing
4 13 (59.09%) Workflow
4 13 (59.09%) Finance
4 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) HND
4 13 (59.09%) QA
4 13 (59.09%) Selenium
4 13 (59.09%) Degree
4 13 (59.09%) JIRA
4 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (59.09%) Telerik
4 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
4 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
5 9 (40.91%) React
5 9 (40.91%) Grails
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 8 (36.36%) WatiN
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) Line Management
9 2 (9.09%) Gradle
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.09%) Maven
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) JIRA
1 13 (59.09%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) WatiN
3 2 (9.09%) Gradle
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) QA Tester
2 8 (36.36%) Automated Tester
2 8 (36.36%) Tester
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Applications Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Web Applications Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Web Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Applications Developer
5 5 (22.73%) QA Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) Grails
2 9 (40.91%) React
3 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) J2SE
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Regression Testing
1 13 (59.09%) Workflow
1 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
1 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
1 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) HND
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Telerik
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat