The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 25 17 24
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 1.92% 11.27% 10.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 15.38% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 13
Median salary £39,000 £27,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -19.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Macclesfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34 52 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 65.38% 73.24% 64.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 61
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

XML
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for XML in Macclesfield

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) Full Text Search
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) Full Text Search
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft