The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wirral region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 12 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 3.03% 22.22% 23.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 44.44% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Merseyside

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 Wirral region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wirral
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 57.58% 50.00% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 5
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Wirral region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the Wirral

XML
Salary Trend in the Wirral

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

XML Salary Trend in the Wirral

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Wirral

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wirral 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wirral 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Progress Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL