The table below looks at the statistics for XSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 197 171 161
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs citing XSL 18 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.73% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.94% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 37
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £26,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
XSL
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1832 1856 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.64% 37.41% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1631 1887
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

XSL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XSL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XSL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XSL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

XSL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

XSL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +1 13 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Warwickshire -1 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Staffordshire -16 2 £35,000 +19.65%
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing XSL 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 XSL.

1 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
1 36 (83.72%) HTML
2 34 (79.07%) .NET
2 34 (79.07%) XML
2 34 (79.07%) C#
2 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
3 33 (76.74%) Web Services
3 33 (76.74%) CSS
4 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET
4 28 (65.12%) jQuery
5 27 (62.79%) VB.NET
6 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
7 25 (58.14%) DHTML
8 24 (55.81%) .NET Framework
8 24 (55.81%) MVC
9 23 (53.49%) Web Development
9 23 (53.49%) Ajax
10 21 (48.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 21 (48.84%) WCF
10 21 (48.84%) WPF
10 21 (48.84%) COM
10 21 (48.84%) XAML
10 21 (48.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
12 17 (39.53%) Relational Database
13 14 (32.56%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (27.91%) SQL
15 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (20.93%) Java
17 7 (16.28%) Windows

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing XSL 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 XSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
2 14 (32.56%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.30%) Apache
5 3 (6.98%) IIS
5 3 (6.98%) CMS
6 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Enfinity
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (39.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.30%) MySQL
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 23 (53.49%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Software Programmer
6 3 (6.98%) Programmer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (83.72%) HTML
2 34 (79.07%) .NET
2 34 (79.07%) XML
3 33 (76.74%) CSS
3 33 (76.74%) Web Services
4 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET
4 28 (65.12%) jQuery
5 25 (58.14%) DHTML
6 24 (55.81%) .NET Framework
7 23 (53.49%) Ajax
8 21 (48.84%) WCF
8 21 (48.84%) WPF
8 21 (48.84%) COM
8 21 (48.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (13.95%) XSLT
11 4 (9.30%) DOM
12 3 (6.98%) XHTML
12 3 (6.98%) Spring
12 3 (6.98%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) MVC
2 23 (53.49%) Web Development
3 6 (13.95%) OO
4 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.98%) OOD
4 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Change Control
4 3 (6.98%) UML
5 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
2 34 (79.07%) C#
3 27 (62.79%) VB.NET
4 21 (48.84%) XAML
5 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 9 (20.93%) Java
7 4 (9.30%) Perl
8 3 (6.98%) XPath
9 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.65%) PHP
9 2 (4.65%) C++
9 2 (4.65%) Delphi
9 2 (4.65%) VBScript
9 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) OCA
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Open Text
3 3 (6.98%) Intershop
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago