The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.03% - 13.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.20% - 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 16
Average salary £21,250 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
61 30 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 49.19% 68.18% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 62
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Wigan

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) WinForms
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
6 1 (12.50%) ERP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Junior
2 5 (62.50%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft