The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 30 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.10% 8.08% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% 19.05% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 7
Average salary £28,250 £34,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,550 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
West Yorkshire

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 Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.15% 42.42% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 66 37 40
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

XML
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

XML Salary Trend in Wakefield

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (95.45%) JSON
3 18 (81.82%) jQuery
4 17 (77.27%) MySQL
4 17 (77.27%) JSP
4 17 (77.27%) XSD
5 16 (72.73%) SOAP
6 12 (54.55%) Struts
6 12 (54.55%) Web Services
6 12 (54.55%) Java
6 12 (54.55%) C
6 12 (54.55%) C++
6 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
6 12 (54.55%) J2EE
6 12 (54.55%) RDBMS
6 12 (54.55%) JSF
6 12 (54.55%) Maven
6 12 (54.55%) Java EE
6 12 (54.55%) Hudson
6 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
6 12 (54.55%) MyBatis
7 10 (45.45%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) XSLT
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
7 10 (45.45%) Linux
8 7 (31.82%) UML
8 7 (31.82%) JBoss
8 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
8 7 (31.82%) JMS
8 7 (31.82%) Eclipse

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) MySQL
2 12 (54.55%) RDBMS
2 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) MS Access
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
1 12 (54.55%) Hudson
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
2 7 (31.82%) MyEclipse
2 7 (31.82%) Ant
2 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
3 5 (22.73%) JUnit
4 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
1 5 (22.73%) Publishing
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Web Developer
3 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 12 (54.55%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) JSON
2 18 (81.82%) jQuery
3 17 (77.27%) JSP
3 17 (77.27%) XSD
4 16 (72.73%) SOAP
5 12 (54.55%) Struts
5 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 12 (54.55%) J2EE
5 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
5 12 (54.55%) MyBatis
5 12 (54.55%) JSF
5 12 (54.55%) Java EE
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) XSLT
6 10 (45.45%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) JMS
7 7 (31.82%) JDBC
7 7 (31.82%) Spring
7 7 (31.82%) Java SE
7 7 (31.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Web 2.0
2 5 (22.73%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
2 7 (31.82%) Mac OS
3 5 (22.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) UML
2 6 (27.27%) Web Development
3 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Android Development
3 5 (22.73%) SEO
3 5 (22.73%) Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) Web Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) C
2 12 (54.55%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) Groovy
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) JBoss
1 7 (31.82%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter