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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 37 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Permanent jobs citing XML 2 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.92% 14.29% 8.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 41.38% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 11
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
78 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.94% 34.52% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71 26 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) JSON
3 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) SOAP
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) Web Development
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (35.71%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) CRM
6 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (35.71%) Middleware
7 4 (28.57%) Hudson
7 4 (28.57%) Android Development
7 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 4 (28.57%) MyBatis
7 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
7 4 (28.57%) Firmware
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) JSP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) MS Access
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Hudson
2 4 (28.57%) JUnit
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Team Leader
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Team Leader
3 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 9 (64.29%) JSON
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Middleware
5 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 4 (28.57%) JSF
5 4 (28.57%) JSP
5 4 (28.57%) Java EE
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XSD
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) MyBatis
5 4 (28.57%) Ext JS
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (21.43%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Android Development
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) C
5 3 (21.43%) VB
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Twitter