Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 395 346 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.09% 4.73% 6.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.92% 10.91% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 327 318 413
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,925 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3616 3172 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.59% 43.35% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3040 2793 2626
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Manchester

XML
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for XML in Manchester

XML
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Manchester

XML
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +28 65 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Wigan -8 6 £32,500 +8.33%
Altrincham -14 5 £35,000 -6.67%
Salford -2 3 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Cheadle -13 3 £47,500 +39.71%
Oldham +12 1 £40,000 +100.00%
Sale +12 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Bolton +6 1 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Rochdale - 1 £41,500 -
XML
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XML.

1 246 (62.28%) Web Services
2 242 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (51.14%) JavaScript
4 201 (50.89%) HTML
5 192 (48.61%) CSS
6 161 (40.76%) Java
7 160 (40.51%) .NET
8 159 (40.25%) JSON
9 148 (37.47%) C#
10 144 (36.46%) MVC
11 139 (35.19%) OO
12 137 (34.68%) jQuery
13 132 (33.42%) SQL
14 130 (32.91%) SOAP
15 125 (31.65%) Scrum
16 121 (30.63%) SQL Server
17 117 (29.62%) ASP.NET
18 106 (26.84%) RESTful
19 105 (26.58%) REST
19 105 (26.58%) WCF
20 103 (26.08%) Software Engineering
21 95 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
22 92 (23.29%) Git (software)
23 91 (23.04%) Degree
24 89 (22.53%) Subversion
25 86 (21.77%) HTML5
26 76 (19.24%) MySQL
26 76 (19.24%) AngularJS
27 72 (18.23%) XSLT
27 72 (18.23%) .NET Framework

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 37 (9.37%) Apache
2 23 (5.82%) CMS
3 20 (5.06%) EPiServer
4 14 (3.54%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.78%) OpenROAD
5 11 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.53%) nginx
7 5 (1.27%) JBoss
8 4 (1.01%) IIS
8 4 (1.01%) WordPress
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.25%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.25%) CICS
10 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.51%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.77%) Magento
2 4 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.76%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.51%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.51%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.51%) Shopify
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.25%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 9 (2.28%) GitHub
4 5 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.27%) SaaS
5 4 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.76%) Route 53
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.51%) Serverless
8 1 (0.25%) Force.com
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
8 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.90%) HTTP
2 9 (2.28%) SSL
3 7 (1.77%) Ethernet
3 7 (1.77%) RS-232
3 7 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.52%) IMAP
4 6 (1.52%) SMTP
4 6 (1.52%) SS7
5 4 (1.01%) FTP
5 4 (1.01%) Intranet
5 4 (1.01%) LAN
5 4 (1.01%) WAN
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.25%) LDAP
6 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 76 (19.24%) MySQL
3 40 (10.13%) Relational Database
4 26 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 24 (6.08%) RDBMS
6 22 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (3.54%) Big Data
9 11 (2.78%) DTS
9 11 (2.78%) Essbase
9 11 (2.78%) Ingres
9 11 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (2.53%) Redis
11 9 (2.28%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.77%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (1.52%) Neo4j
14 6 (1.52%) Riak
Development Applications
1 92 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 89 (22.53%) Subversion
3 70 (17.72%) Visual Studio
4 48 (12.15%) NUnit
5 45 (11.39%) Jenkins
6 44 (11.14%) Eclipse
7 40 (10.13%) JIRA
8 38 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 37 (9.37%) JUnit
9 37 (9.37%) MSTest
10 22 (5.57%) ReSharper
10 22 (5.57%) SonarQube
11 19 (4.81%) IntelliJ
12 18 (4.56%) Ant
13 16 (4.05%) CruiseControl
14 13 (3.29%) Cucumber
14 13 (3.29%) gulp
15 11 (2.78%) Bitbucket
15 11 (2.78%) Grunt
15 11 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 64 (16.20%) Finance
2 40 (10.13%) Law
3 33 (8.35%) Retail
4 22 (5.57%) Marketing
5 19 (4.81%) Automotive
6 12 (3.04%) Back Office
6 12 (3.04%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.53%) French Language
8 10 (2.53%) German Language
8 10 (2.53%) Japanese Language
9 7 (1.77%) Banking
9 7 (1.77%) Electronics
9 7 (1.77%) Games
10 3 (0.76%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 263 (66.58%) Developer
2 72 (18.23%) Java Developer
3 66 (16.71%) Senior Developer
4 63 (15.95%) .NET Developer
5 52 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 52 (13.16%) Software Engineer
6 47 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (10.13%) PHP Developer
8 28 (7.09%) C# Software Engineer
9 22 (5.57%) .NET Software Engineer
10 20 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (5.06%) Software Developer
11 18 (4.56%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (4.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
14 15 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 14 (3.54%) Analyst
16 13 (3.29%) Full Stack Developer
16 13 (3.29%) JavaScript Developer
16 13 (3.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (62.28%) Web Services
2 201 (50.89%) HTML
3 192 (48.61%) CSS
4 160 (40.51%) .NET
5 159 (40.25%) JSON
6 137 (34.68%) jQuery
7 130 (32.91%) SOAP
8 117 (29.62%) ASP.NET
9 106 (26.84%) RESTful
10 105 (26.58%) REST
10 105 (26.58%) WCF
11 86 (21.77%) HTML5
12 76 (19.24%) AngularJS
13 72 (18.23%) .NET Framework
13 72 (18.23%) XSLT
14 65 (16.46%) LINQ
15 63 (15.95%) Ajax
16 60 (15.19%) CSS3
17 51 (12.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 50 (12.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.91%) iPad
2 49 (12.41%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.81%) User Experience
4 15 (3.80%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.77%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 7 (1.77%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.52%) Wiki
10 5 (1.27%) Blog
10 5 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
10 5 (1.27%) EPoS
10 5 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.01%) PMI
12 3 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (13.42%) Linux
2 41 (10.38%) Windows
3 19 (4.81%) Unix
4 12 (3.04%) Ubuntu
5 9 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.28%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.03%) Android
7 7 (1.77%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.77%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 6 (1.52%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.51%) AIX
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.25%) HPUX
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (36.46%) MVC
3 139 (35.19%) OO
4 125 (31.65%) Scrum
5 103 (26.08%) Software Engineering
6 95 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (17.72%) Web Development
8 63 (15.95%) OOP
9 59 (14.94%) Test Automation
10 58 (14.68%) TDD
11 54 (13.67%) Unit Testing
12 51 (12.91%) E-Commerce
13 47 (11.90%) DevOps
14 46 (11.65%) UML
15 42 (10.63%) RUP
16 41 (10.38%) BDD
17 38 (9.62%) Use Case
18 37 (9.37%) Mentoring
18 37 (9.37%) MVVM
19 34 (8.61%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 202 (51.14%) JavaScript
2 161 (40.76%) Java
3 148 (37.47%) C#
4 132 (33.42%) SQL
5 69 (17.47%) T-SQL
6 68 (17.22%) PHP
7 53 (13.42%) C++
8 37 (9.37%) PL/SQL
9 28 (7.09%) XPath
10 27 (6.84%) Python
11 24 (6.08%) Ruby
11 24 (6.08%) VB.NET
12 22 (5.57%) C
13 11 (2.78%) VB
14 10 (2.53%) Go
14 10 (2.53%) PHP 7
15 7 (1.77%) Groovy
15 7 (1.77%) XAML
16 6 (1.52%) Scala
16 6 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (23.04%) Degree
2 12 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.53%) ISEB
3 10 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.03%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PMP
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.85%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) WAI
3 4 (1.01%) SLA
4 3 (0.76%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 2 (0.51%) PMO
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (2.03%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (6.84%) Puppet
2 3 (0.76%) Kibana
3 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.51%) Salt
3 2 (0.51%) Terraform
4 1 (0.25%) Packer
Vendors
1 67 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.39%) Oracle
3 24 (6.08%) SAP
4 13 (3.29%) Zend
5 11 (2.78%) Actian
6 5 (1.27%) hybris
7 4 (1.01%) Chordiant
7 4 (1.01%) Google
7 4 (1.01%) Perforce
7 4 (1.01%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.01%) Sun
7 4 (1.01%) Talend
8 3 (0.76%) Adobe
9 2 (0.51%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.51%) HP
9 2 (0.51%) Sage
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.25%) Splunk
10 1 (0.25%) Twitter