The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Salford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 4 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 25 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 26.04% 11.25% 15.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.88% 20.45% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 68.75% 55.00% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 25
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Manchester

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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Salford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Salford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 24 (80.00%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) Spring
2 21 (70.00%) Grails
3 20 (66.67%) XSLT
3 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 20 (66.67%) HTTP
4 18 (60.00%) XML Schema
4 18 (60.00%) JMS
4 18 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 18 (60.00%) Windows
4 18 (60.00%) DOM
4 18 (60.00%) SAX
4 18 (60.00%) XPath
4 18 (60.00%) Android
5 17 (56.67%) Hazelcast
5 17 (56.67%) WebSphere
5 17 (56.67%) Maven
5 17 (56.67%) J2SE
6 14 (46.67%) Servlets
6 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
6 14 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (16.67%) J2EE
10 5 (16.67%) Project Management
11 4 (13.33%) CSS
11 4 (13.33%) HTML
11 4 (13.33%) OOA/OOD

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 18 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 17 (56.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) Hazelcast
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
1 2 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
1 21 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) Spring
1 21 (70.00%) Grails
2 20 (66.67%) XSLT
3 18 (60.00%) XML Schema
3 18 (60.00%) JMS
3 18 (60.00%) DOM
3 18 (60.00%) SAX
4 17 (56.67%) J2SE
5 14 (46.67%) Servlets
5 14 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) JSON
8 3 (10.00%) RESTful
9 1 (3.33%) .NET
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.33%) Ajax
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Android
3 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (13.33%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) RUP
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Use Case
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) XPath
3 3 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) C
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
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