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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 34 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs citing XML 2 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.90% 19.15% 16.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 52.94% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 19
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
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
72 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.29% 36.17% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 65 31 59
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 January 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) SOAP
2 12 (70.59%) JSON
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (35.29%) RESTful
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (35.29%) Ext JS
5 6 (35.29%) Android
5 6 (35.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (35.29%) JSF
5 6 (35.29%) Maven
5 6 (35.29%) JSP
5 6 (35.29%) CRM
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
5 6 (35.29%) Firmware
5 6 (35.29%) Middleware
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (17.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (35.29%) Maven
1 6 (35.29%) JUnit
1 6 (35.29%) Hudson
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Web Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Team Leader
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Team Leader
2 6 (35.29%) Java Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) SOAP
1 12 (70.59%) JSON
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) RESTful
4 6 (35.29%) Ext JS
4 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 6 (35.29%) JSF
4 6 (35.29%) JSP
4 6 (35.29%) Middleware
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) XSD
4 6 (35.29%) XSLT
4 6 (35.29%) J2EE
4 6 (35.29%) MyBatis
4 6 (35.29%) Java EE
5 3 (17.65%) WCF
5 3 (17.65%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Android
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Web Development
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Android Development
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) CRUD
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) C
4 3 (17.65%) VB
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Twitter