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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 13 2 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.23% 33.33% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 70.59% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 1
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
11 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 35.48% 47.22% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 43
Average salary £30,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.06% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HND
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Telerik
3 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
3 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) QA Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) li3
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle