The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 42 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15  
Permanent jobs citing XML 24 21 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.42% 4.53% 8.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.76% 9.42% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 45
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,300
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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 223 223 269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 50.34% 48.06% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 188 179 226
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

XML
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for XML in Lancashire

XML
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Lancashire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Lancashire

XML
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +6 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Chorley +5 3 £32,000 -17.41% 3
Burnley - 2 £35,000 -
Lancaster - 2 £33,000 - 1
Skelmersdale - 1 £33,000 -
XML
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 16 (43.24%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
3 14 (37.84%) .NET
4 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 12 (32.43%) SOAP
4 12 (32.43%) E-Commerce
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) WCF
6 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (24.32%) EDI
7 8 (21.62%) XSL
7 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
7 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
7 8 (21.62%) Web Application Development
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.92%) jQuery
9 6 (16.22%) Degree
9 6 (16.22%) Regression Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Validation
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 5 (13.51%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) Retail
10 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
10 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.51%) Usability Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
1 4 (10.81%) HTTPS
2 3 (8.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) DB2
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.11%) Power BI
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.70%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Development Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.41%) DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (32.43%) SOAP
3 10 (27.03%) HTML
4 9 (24.32%) EDI
4 9 (24.32%) WCF
5 8 (21.62%) XSL
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
7 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.51%) CSS
8 3 (8.11%) ADO.NET
8 3 (8.11%) J2EE
8 3 (8.11%) JSON
8 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) XSLT
9 2 (5.41%) Ajax
9 2 (5.41%) Classic ASP
9 2 (5.41%) Cocoa
9 2 (5.41%) GWT
9 2 (5.41%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.51%) TRADACOMS
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) iSeries
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Web Application Development
5 6 (16.22%) Regression Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Usability Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Validation
7 4 (10.81%) Logistics
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL V2
8 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 16 (43.24%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) ActionScript
5 3 (8.11%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) RPG
6 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) APMP
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) MCAD
3 1 (2.70%) MCPD
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) IBM
3 3 (8.11%) Sybase
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software
Preston, Lancashire
Hiring Wizard
Salary: From £27,999 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago