The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 16 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 8.20% 1.56% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 3.70% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £19,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +55.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £21,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +6.49%
XML
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.49% 42.19% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 40
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

XML
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

XML Salary Trend in Wigan

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (50.00%) EDI
1 5 (50.00%) EDIFACT
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
1 5 (50.00%) Logistics
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) TRADACOMS
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) XML-RPC
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) EDI Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Software Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) EDI
1 5 (50.00%) EDIFACT
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) UDDI
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WSDL
4 1 (10.00%) XML-RPC
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Logistics
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Zend