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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 22 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.39% 6.52% 11.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 10.71% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 13
Average salary £19,000 £37,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.64% +27.58%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
51 28 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.83% 60.87% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 68
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) SQLite
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago