The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 15 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing XML 10 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 9.52% 12.24% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.26% 27.27% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -6.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Worcestershire

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 Worcester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 22 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 40.95% 44.90% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 55
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

XML
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

XML Salary Trend in Worcester

XML
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Worcester

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) Acrobat
6 2 (15.38%) RoboHelp
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) Automotive
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) IIS
7 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.69%) VB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Acrobat
1 2 (15.38%) RoboHelp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Author
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Author
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe