The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 15 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 30 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.00% 11.11% 9.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.52% 16.41% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 21
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 128 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 54.50% 67.72% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 104 126 121
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Manchester

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

XML
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Stockport region.

XML Salary Trend in Stockport

XML
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Stockport

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 47 (70.15%) HTML
2 37 (55.22%) CSS
3 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (43.28%) SQL
4 29 (43.28%) .NET
5 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
6 26 (38.81%) XSLT
7 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
7 25 (37.31%) Ajax
8 24 (35.82%) Scrum
9 23 (34.33%) Finance
9 23 (34.33%) jQuery
9 23 (34.33%) Java
9 23 (34.33%) OO
10 22 (32.84%) Web Services
11 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
11 21 (31.34%) C#
11 21 (31.34%) TDD
12 19 (28.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (28.36%) Ant
12 19 (28.36%) JUnit
12 19 (28.36%) HND
12 19 (28.36%) Eclipse
13 17 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (23.88%) Degree
15 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (22.39%) HTML5
16 14 (20.90%) MVC
16 14 (20.90%) JMS
16 14 (20.90%) J2EE

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 13 (19.40%) WebLogic
1 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
2 12 (17.91%) IIS
3 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.97%) GlassFish
3 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
4 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
6 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
7 5 (7.46%) MySQL
8 4 (5.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Ant
1 19 (28.36%) JUnit
1 19 (28.36%) Eclipse
2 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (13.43%) Mockito
3 9 (13.43%) Gerrit
3 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.43%) Maven
3 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (77.61%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.90%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Team Leader
4 12 (17.91%) Development Team Leader
4 12 (17.91%) Software Development Team Leader
4 12 (17.91%) Software Team Leader
4 12 (17.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Author
7 5 (7.46%) Website Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Internet Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (70.15%) HTML
2 37 (55.22%) CSS
3 29 (43.28%) .NET
4 26 (38.81%) XSLT
5 25 (37.31%) Ajax
6 23 (34.33%) jQuery
7 22 (32.84%) Web Services
8 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
9 15 (22.39%) HTML5
10 14 (20.90%) J2EE
10 14 (20.90%) JMS
11 13 (19.40%) JDBC
11 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (19.40%) Spring
12 12 (17.91%) XHTML
13 11 (16.42%) EJB
14 10 (14.93%) JSP
14 10 (14.93%) SOAP
15 9 (13.43%) WSDL
15 9 (13.43%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.45%) Social Media
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) UNIX
3 4 (5.97%) Android
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) Scrum
3 23 (34.33%) OO
4 21 (31.34%) TDD
5 17 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.90%) MVC
7 11 (16.42%) Web Development
8 10 (14.93%) Project Management
8 10 (14.93%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (10.45%) Multithreading
11 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.48%) ERP
12 3 (4.48%) OOD
12 3 (4.48%) CRM
12 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.48%) Software Testing
12 3 (4.48%) V-Model
12 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.48%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) SQL
2 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.33%) Java
4 21 (31.34%) C#
5 13 (19.40%) XPath
6 12 (17.91%) XQuery
7 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) HND
2 16 (23.88%) Degree
3 10 (14.93%) HNC
4 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.48%) ISEB
4 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.49%) Symantec
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