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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 202 180 186
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing XSL 21 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 1.49% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 19
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2004 1809 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.58% 34.25% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1615 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Staffordshire -12 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Birmingham -14 5 £50,000 +92.30%
Solihull - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 - - 1
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 35 (83.33%) C#
1 35 (83.33%) .NET
1 35 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 33 (78.57%) Web Services
3 31 (73.81%) HTML
3 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
4 30 (71.43%) XML
5 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
6 23 (54.76%) CSS
6 23 (54.76%) jQuery
7 22 (52.38%) VB.NET
7 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
8 20 (47.62%) MVC
8 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
9 19 (45.24%) Relational Database
9 19 (45.24%) DHTML
10 15 (35.71%) SQL
10 15 (35.71%) COM
10 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (35.71%) WCF
10 15 (35.71%) WPF
10 15 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (33.33%) Ajax
11 14 (33.33%) Web Development
11 14 (33.33%) SharePoint
12 13 (30.95%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (28.57%) XAML
14 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
15 10 (23.81%) Java

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 14 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (30.95%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.90%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (45.24%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 7 (16.67%) MySQL
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Programmer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Software Programmer
7 4 (9.52%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
9 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) .NET
2 33 (78.57%) Web Services
3 31 (73.81%) HTML
4 30 (71.43%) XML
5 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
6 23 (54.76%) CSS
6 23 (54.76%) jQuery
7 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
8 19 (45.24%) DHTML
9 15 (35.71%) COM
9 15 (35.71%) WCF
9 15 (35.71%) WPF
9 15 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (33.33%) Ajax
11 6 (14.29%) XSLT
11 6 (14.29%) XSD
12 5 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (11.90%) Sass
12 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) MVC
2 14 (33.33%) Web Development
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
4 5 (11.90%) OO
4 5 (11.90%) OOD
4 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Change Control
5 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) People Management
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.38%) BPMN
7 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.38%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) C#
2 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
3 22 (52.38%) VB.NET
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 12 (28.57%) XAML
6 10 (23.81%) Java
7 7 (16.67%) Perl
8 6 (14.29%) XPath
9 5 (11.90%) PHP
9 5 (11.90%) C++
9 5 (11.90%) Delphi
9 5 (11.90%) Python
10 2 (4.76%) VBScript
10 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) OCA
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) MOM
1 1 (2.38%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
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