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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.05% 5.26% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 9.84% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.77% 53.51% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 34
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
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 28 July 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) JSON
2 15 (93.75%) jQuery
2 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 15 (93.75%) JSP
2 15 (93.75%) Struts
2 15 (93.75%) XSD
3 11 (68.75%) Web Services
3 11 (68.75%) Ajax
4 10 (62.50%) Google
4 10 (62.50%) Web 2.0
4 10 (62.50%) Java SE
4 10 (62.50%) Java EE
4 10 (62.50%) iBATIS
4 10 (62.50%) Groovy
4 10 (62.50%) JPA
4 10 (62.50%) Mac OS
4 10 (62.50%) MyEclipse
4 10 (62.50%) UNIX
4 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 10 (62.50%) Subversion
4 10 (62.50%) Spring
4 10 (62.50%) JSF
4 10 (62.50%) Maven
4 10 (62.50%) SOAP
4 10 (62.50%) JDBC
4 10 (62.50%) UML
4 10 (62.50%) JBoss
4 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
4 10 (62.50%) JMS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (37.50%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MyEclipse
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
1 10 (62.50%) Maven
1 10 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 10 (62.50%) Ant
1 10 (62.50%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (31.25%) Publishing
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (93.75%) Web Developer
3 10 (62.50%) Java Web Developer
3 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) JSON
1 15 (93.75%) jQuery
1 15 (93.75%) JSP
1 15 (93.75%) Struts
1 15 (93.75%) XSD
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) Ajax
3 10 (62.50%) Java SE
3 10 (62.50%) Java EE
3 10 (62.50%) iBATIS
3 10 (62.50%) JPA
3 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 10 (62.50%) JSF
3 10 (62.50%) SOAP
3 10 (62.50%) JDBC
3 10 (62.50%) JMS
3 10 (62.50%) J2EE
3 10 (62.50%) RichFaces
3 10 (62.50%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Mac OS
1 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (31.25%) SEO
2 5 (31.25%) Web Design
2 5 (31.25%) Web Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) Groovy
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) C
2 10 (62.50%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Google
1 10 (62.50%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Ektron
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Percussion