The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 14 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.73% 5.96% 12.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.73% 18.00% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 9
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.74% 33.11% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 35
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (83.33%) MySQL
2 25 (83.33%) jQuery
3 23 (76.67%) JSON
3 23 (76.67%) JSP
3 23 (76.67%) XSD
4 22 (73.33%) Struts
5 21 (70.00%) Web Services
5 21 (70.00%) UNIX
5 21 (70.00%) Ajax
6 20 (66.67%) JSF
6 20 (66.67%) Maven
6 20 (66.67%) Java
6 20 (66.67%) Hibernate
7 19 (63.33%) JDBC
7 19 (63.33%) RDBMS
7 19 (63.33%) UML
7 19 (63.33%) JBoss
7 19 (63.33%) Tomcat
7 19 (63.33%) JMS
7 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
7 19 (63.33%) C
7 19 (63.33%) C++
7 19 (63.33%) J2EE
7 19 (63.33%) SOAP
7 19 (63.33%) Ant
7 19 (63.33%) Subversion
7 19 (63.33%) Spring
7 19 (63.33%) Google
7 19 (63.33%) Web 2.0

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (63.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) CMS
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) MySQL
2 19 (63.33%) RDBMS
2 19 (63.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) MS Access
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Maven
2 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
2 19 (63.33%) Ant
2 19 (63.33%) Subversion
2 19 (63.33%) MyEclipse
2 19 (63.33%) Hudson
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 23 (76.67%) Web Developer
3 20 (66.67%) Java Developer
4 19 (63.33%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) jQuery
2 23 (76.67%) JSON
2 23 (76.67%) JSP
2 23 (76.67%) XSD
3 22 (73.33%) Struts
4 21 (70.00%) Web Services
4 21 (70.00%) Ajax
5 20 (66.67%) JSF
5 20 (66.67%) Hibernate
6 19 (63.33%) JDBC
6 19 (63.33%) JMS
6 19 (63.33%) J2EE
6 19 (63.33%) SOAP
6 19 (63.33%) Spring
6 19 (63.33%) iBATIS
6 19 (63.33%) Java SE
6 19 (63.33%) Java EE
6 19 (63.33%) JPA
6 19 (63.33%) RichFaces
7 10 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Web 2.0
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) UNIX
2 19 (63.33%) Mac OS
3 4 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) UML
2 3 (10.00%) SEO
2 3 (10.00%) Web Design
2 3 (10.00%) Web Analytics
2 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) Scrum
3 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (66.67%) Java
3 19 (63.33%) C
3 19 (63.33%) C++
3 19 (63.33%) Groovy
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.00%) VB
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) VBScript
8 1 (3.33%) RPG
8 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) JBoss
1 19 (63.33%) Google
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Percussion
3 1 (3.33%) Ektron
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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The SmartList
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
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Harvard
Posted: 17 days ago