Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 43 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.45% 1.35% 5.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.75% 3.36% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Bolton median annual salary £30,500 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.81% +12.67% -
10th Percentile £27,450 £29,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £37,750 £57,175 £50,500
Manchester median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +6.67%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 87 119 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 60.00% 40.20% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 84 104 81
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Bolton

XML
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for XML in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for XML.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Access
5 1 (20.00%) EDI
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) ADO
5 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) MIS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Access VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) ADO
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft