Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 29 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 -16 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 20 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.15% 5.54% 12.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.17% 11.35% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 33
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +12.99% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £48,750 £52,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -

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 Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 179 141 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 55.08% 48.79% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 167 133 153
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Chester

XML
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for XML in Chester

XML
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Chester over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for XML.

1 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) MySQL
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Web Development
5 7 (35.00%) JSON
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (25.00%) XSLT
7 5 (25.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) CMS
8 4 (20.00%) Sybase
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) JSP
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) Ajax
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) REST
8 4 (20.00%) SailPoint
8 4 (20.00%) AngularJS

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) nginx
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) CheetahMail
1 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (10.00%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Pure360
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) CasperJS
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Mockito
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.00%) E-Marketing Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) XSLT
6 4 (20.00%) Ajax
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) JSP
6 4 (20.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) SailPoint
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) CherryPy
8 2 (10.00%) LAMP
8 2 (10.00%) LDAP
8 2 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Debian
2 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (10.00%) SUSE
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Email Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) BeanShell
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CIPFA
3 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) CyberArk
2 4 (20.00%) Sybase
3 3 (15.00%) Google
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Novell
4 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (10.00%) Ping Identity
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter