The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 19 27 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing XML 25 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 16.13% 8.79% 7.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.32% 20.51% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 13
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 62 78 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 40.00% 42.86% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 77 36
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Halifax

XML
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for XML in Halifax

XML
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Halifax over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Halifax

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for XML.

1 44 (66.67%) .NET
2 42 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (62.12%) C#
4 35 (53.03%) JavaScript
5 30 (45.45%) TDD
6 28 (42.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (39.39%) SOAP
8 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 22 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 21 (31.82%) SQL
10 20 (30.30%) HTML
10 20 (30.30%) MVC
10 20 (30.30%) Analytics
11 19 (28.79%) Electronic Trading
12 18 (27.27%) BDD
12 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
13 17 (25.76%) Selenium
13 17 (25.76%) SoapUI
13 17 (25.76%) Test Automation
13 17 (25.76%) CSS
13 17 (25.76%) Web Services
13 17 (25.76%) ISEB
13 17 (25.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
15 15 (22.73%) Windows
15 15 (22.73%) Java
15 15 (22.73%) WCF
16 13 (19.70%) JMeter
16 13 (19.70%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 8 (12.12%) IIS
2 3 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 3 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) SMTP
1 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 17 (25.76%) Selenium
3 17 (25.76%) SoapUI
4 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
5 13 (19.70%) JMeter
6 8 (12.12%) NuGet
7 5 (7.58%) JIRA
8 1 (1.52%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.52%) gulp
8 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Business Analyst
4 13 (19.70%) Senior Test Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) Test Engineer
5 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.15%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.61%) PHP Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Pensions Business Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) SDLC Business Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Software Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.55%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (66.67%) .NET
2 26 (39.39%) SOAP
3 20 (30.30%) HTML
4 17 (25.76%) CSS
4 17 (25.76%) Web Services
5 15 (22.73%) WCF
6 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET
7 12 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 10 (15.15%) REST
10 9 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (13.64%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
11 8 (12.12%) JSON
12 7 (10.61%) Laravel
12 7 (10.61%) XSLT
13 6 (9.09%) Symfony
14 5 (7.58%) Spring
15 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (6.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Reinsurance
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Windows Phone
2 9 (13.64%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (7.58%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) TDD
3 20 (30.30%) Analytics
3 20 (30.30%) MVC
4 19 (28.79%) Electronic Trading
5 18 (27.27%) BDD
5 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (25.76%) Test Automation
7 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 11 (16.67%) SDLC
8 11 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 10 (15.15%) Agile Testing
9 10 (15.15%) Exploratory Testing
9 10 (15.15%) Open Source
9 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
9 10 (15.15%) V-Model
10 9 (13.64%) MVVM
11 7 (10.61%) Project Planning
11 7 (10.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) C#
2 35 (53.03%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.82%) SQL
4 15 (22.73%) Java
5 7 (10.61%) PHP
6 6 (9.09%) PHP 7
7 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) ISEB
1 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
1 17 (25.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) HP
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