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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL)
Rank 218 178 196
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +18
Permanent jobs citing XSL 1 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 1.29% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
2131 2017 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.28% 37.46% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 1726 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 28 July 2015. 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
Solihull +6 1 £35,000 -12.50%
XSL
England

XSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) UML
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) XSD
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 3 (23.08%) XPath
8 3 (23.08%) Refactoring
8 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 3 (23.08%) OO
8 3 (23.08%) CSS
8 3 (23.08%) SOAP
8 3 (23.08%) Ajax
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000

XSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Simulink
1 2 (15.38%) Stateflow
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Modbus
1 2 (15.38%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) XSD
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) WinForms
6 2 (15.38%) XHTML
6 2 (15.38%) ATL
6 2 (15.38%) DCOM
6 2 (15.38%) WPF
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) Refactoring
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) XPath
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
4 2 (15.38%) VBA
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) TickIT
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle