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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 3 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 23 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 30.26% 13.58% 17.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.27% 28.21% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
44 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 57.89% 48.15% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 29
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
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 19 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Salford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (75.00%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) Spring
2 26 (65.00%) Grails
3 25 (62.50%) XSLT
4 24 (60.00%) HTTP
5 23 (57.50%) XML Schema
5 23 (57.50%) JMS
5 23 (57.50%) SAX
5 23 (57.50%) Tomcat
5 23 (57.50%) DOM
5 23 (57.50%) XPath
5 23 (57.50%) Android
6 22 (55.00%) Windows
7 21 (52.50%) Linux
7 21 (52.50%) J2SE
7 21 (52.50%) Hazelcast
7 21 (52.50%) WebSphere
7 21 (52.50%) Maven
8 18 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 18 (45.00%) Servlets
9 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
9 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
11 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
13 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (15.00%) J2EE
13 6 (15.00%) SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (57.50%) Tomcat
2 21 (52.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) Hazelcast
2 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Maven
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
1 26 (65.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) Spring
1 26 (65.00%) Grails
2 25 (62.50%) XSLT
3 23 (57.50%) JMS
3 23 (57.50%) XML Schema
3 23 (57.50%) SAX
3 23 (57.50%) DOM
4 21 (52.50%) J2SE
5 18 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 18 (45.00%) Servlets
6 6 (15.00%) J2EE
7 5 (12.50%) HTML
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (10.00%) XSL
8 4 (10.00%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.50%) JSON
9 3 (7.50%) RESTful
9 3 (7.50%) Web Services
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) BBC
3 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.50%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Android
2 22 (55.00%) Windows
3 21 (52.50%) Linux
4 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) ERP
4 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.50%) Benchmarking
5 3 (7.50%) RUP
5 3 (7.50%) UML
5 3 (7.50%) TDD
5 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Requirements Management
5 3 (7.50%) Use Case
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) Java
2 23 (57.50%) XPath
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.00%) VBA
5 4 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (10.00%) VBScript
5 4 (10.00%) VB
5 4 (10.00%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) SYSPRO
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