The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 23 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 12 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.90% 7.88% 15.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.05% 14.95% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 24
Average salary £33,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
XML
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 107 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 36.21% 52.71% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 62 79 82
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

XML Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 19 (79.17%) HTML
1 19 (79.17%) CSS
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) .NET
3 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
4 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 15 (62.50%) HTML5
5 14 (58.33%) MVC
6 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (54.17%) Web Development
7 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) IIS
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
9 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (12.50%) Open Source
11 3 (12.50%) JSON
11 3 (12.50%) XSLT
11 3 (12.50%) CSS3
12 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (8.33%) MySQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) DBA
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Principal Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) HTML
1 19 (79.17%) CSS
2 18 (75.00%) .NET
3 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
4 15 (62.50%) HTML5
5 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) XSLT
6 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (8.33%) XHTML
7 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.17%) MooTools
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) REST
8 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
8 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) MVC
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) SEO
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Product Management
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) AccuRev
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter