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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 3 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 29 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 31.52% 9.89% 17.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.33% 18.75% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 11
Average salary £41,250 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.19% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
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
60 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 65.22% 52.75% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 52 37 30
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Salford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Salford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (76.32%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) Spring
2 25 (65.79%) Grails
3 24 (63.16%) XSLT
4 23 (60.53%) HTTP
5 22 (57.89%) XML Schema
5 22 (57.89%) JMS
5 22 (57.89%) SAX
5 22 (57.89%) Tomcat
5 22 (57.89%) DOM
5 22 (57.89%) XPath
5 22 (57.89%) Android
6 21 (55.26%) Windows
6 21 (55.26%) Linux
7 20 (52.63%) J2SE
7 20 (52.63%) Hazelcast
7 20 (52.63%) WebSphere
7 20 (52.63%) Maven
8 17 (44.74%) WebSphere MQ
8 17 (44.74%) Servlets
9 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
9 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
12 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
13 6 (15.79%) J2EE
14 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
14 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (13.16%) HTML
14 5 (13.16%) SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (57.89%) Tomcat
2 20 (52.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) Hazelcast
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
1 25 (65.79%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (13.16%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) Spring
1 25 (65.79%) Grails
2 24 (63.16%) XSLT
3 22 (57.89%) XML Schema
3 22 (57.89%) JMS
3 22 (57.89%) SAX
3 22 (57.89%) DOM
4 20 (52.63%) J2SE
5 17 (44.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 17 (44.74%) Servlets
6 6 (15.79%) J2EE
7 5 (13.16%) HTML
8 4 (10.53%) .NET
8 4 (10.53%) CSS
9 3 (7.89%) JSON
9 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.89%) RESTful
9 3 (7.89%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) XSL
10 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Interactive TV
2 1 (2.63%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.63%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Android
2 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) OO
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
5 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Use Case
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Requirements Management
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) User Stories
5 3 (7.89%) RUP
5 3 (7.89%) Benchmarking
5 3 (7.89%) UML
5 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.89%) ERP
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 22 (57.89%) XPath
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.53%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) C
4 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.89%) VBA
5 3 (7.89%) VBScript
5 3 (7.89%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) SYSPRO
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