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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 5 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 17.65% 6.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Wirral 64.71% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +32.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) GAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Biotechnology
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the Wirral by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) GAMP