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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 4 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 23.08% 26.04% 10.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 37.88% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
45 66 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 57.69% 68.75% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 35
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 31 July 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 20 (86.96%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) Telerik
4 11 (47.83%) Regression Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Workflow
4 11 (47.83%) Finance
4 11 (47.83%) QA
4 11 (47.83%) Selenium
4 11 (47.83%) Automated Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) JIRA
4 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
4 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) HND
5 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (39.13%) Grails
5 9 (39.13%) WatiN
5 9 (39.13%) React
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Line Management
9 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (13.04%) SYSPRO
9 3 (13.04%) VB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) JIRA
1 11 (47.83%) Selenium
2 9 (39.13%) WatiN
3 2 (8.70%) Gradle
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Tester
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
1 9 (39.13%) QA Tester
1 9 (39.13%) Automated Tester
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Applications Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Applications Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) Grails
2 9 (39.13%) React
3 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.04%) XSL
5 1 (4.35%) XSLT
5 1 (4.35%) J2SE
5 1 (4.35%) JMS
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Regression Testing
1 11 (47.83%) Workflow
1 11 (47.83%) Automated Testing
1 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) ERP
3 3 (13.04%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.35%) UML
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) HND
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Telerik
2 3 (13.04%) SYSPRO
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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