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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
North West > Manchester
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 170 143 111
Rank change year-on-year -27 -32 -26
Permanent jobs citing XML 87 75 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.42% 1.63% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 4.16% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 69
10th Percentile £30,182 £33,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £34,563 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +8.11%
75th Percentile £62,813 £66,875 £57,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £70,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 2,122 1,801 1,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 34.75% 39.17% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,453 1,448 1,367
10th Percentile £38,250 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.37% +1.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £73,675 £65,000 £60,645
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Manchester

XML
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in Manchester.

Salary trend for XML in Manchester

XML
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in Manchester over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Bury -2 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Cheadle - 1 £55,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £44,833 -
XML
North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XML.

1 63 (72.41%) Agile
2 52 (59.77%) SQL
3 48 (55.17%) JSON
4 43 (49.43%) JavaScript
5 40 (45.98%) HTML
5 40 (45.98%) Social Skills
6 39 (44.83%) Web Services
7 38 (43.68%) Java
8 35 (40.23%) C#
9 31 (35.63%) SOAP
10 30 (34.48%) .NET
10 30 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (31.03%) Linux
11 27 (31.03%) Scrum
12 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
13 25 (28.74%) Degree
14 24 (27.59%) DevOps
15 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (26.44%) OO
16 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
16 22 (25.29%) TDD
16 22 (25.29%) REST
17 21 (24.14%) Test Automation
18 20 (22.99%) Azure
18 20 (22.99%) Relational Database
19 18 (20.69%) MVC
19 18 (20.69%) C++
19 18 (20.69%) Windows
19 18 (20.69%) Git (software)
19 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.49%) Apache
3 8 (9.20%) IIS
4 4 (4.60%) JBoss
5 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.30%) Jetty
7 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.15%) Confluence
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.60%) Maple
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) Azure
2 14 (16.09%) AWS
3 5 (5.75%) Serverless
4 4 (4.60%) Google Workspace
4 4 (4.60%) PaaS
4 4 (4.60%) Power Platform
5 3 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.30%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (2.30%) Azure Logic Apps
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (2.30%) Power Automate
7 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.15%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.15%) GitHub
7 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.15%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Network Security
2 5 (5.75%) HTTP
2 5 (5.75%) SSL
2 5 (5.75%) VPN
3 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.99%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.49%) MySQL
4 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.45%) Metadata
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.30%) Power BI
8 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.15%) DB2
9 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.39%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.64%) JIRA
4 10 (11.49%) Visual Studio
5 8 (9.20%) JUnit
5 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.90%) Maven
7 6 (6.90%) Selenium
8 5 (5.75%) Bitbucket Server
8 5 (5.75%) Subversion
8 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.45%) Appium
9 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.45%) Calabash
9 3 (3.45%) Gradle
9 3 (3.45%) JBehave
9 3 (3.45%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.45%) WatiN
9 3 (3.45%) WATIR
General
1 40 (45.98%) Social Skills
2 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (18.39%) Finance
4 14 (16.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 12 (13.79%) Law
5 12 (13.79%) Public Sector
6 7 (8.05%) Games
6 7 (8.05%) Influencing Skills
6 7 (8.05%) Local Government
7 6 (6.90%) Publishing
7 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
8 4 (4.60%) Documentation Skills
8 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
8 4 (4.60%) Legal
8 4 (4.60%) Police
9 3 (3.45%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (2.30%) Marketing
10 2 (2.30%) Retail
11 1 (1.15%) Advertising
11 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (70.11%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) Software Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.64%) .NET Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (8.05%) C++ Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Junior
7 7 (8.05%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Graduate
8 6 (6.90%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Architect
9 5 (5.75%) Developer in Test
9 5 (5.75%) Java Developer in Test
9 5 (5.75%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (55.17%) JSON
2 40 (45.98%) HTML
3 39 (44.83%) Web Services
4 31 (35.63%) SOAP
5 30 (34.48%) .NET
6 22 (25.29%) REST
7 18 (20.69%) Spring
8 17 (19.54%) CSS
9 16 (18.39%) Ajax
10 14 (16.09%) HTML5
10 14 (16.09%) JDBC
11 13 (14.94%) jQuery
11 13 (14.94%) Node.js
12 12 (13.79%) EJB
13 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
14 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (11.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (10.34%) .NET Framework
15 9 (10.34%) Entity Framework
15 9 (10.34%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (9.20%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) Virtual Team
4 6 (6.90%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.90%) User Experience
5 5 (5.75%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (5.75%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.75%) Blog
5 5 (5.75%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.60%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (4.60%) Cyberattack
6 4 (4.60%) Cybercrime
6 4 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.60%) Sports Betting
7 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.30%) iPhone
8 2 (2.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 18 (20.69%) Windows
3 11 (12.64%) Apple iOS
4 9 (10.34%) Android
5 3 (3.45%) Unix
6 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (72.41%) Agile
2 30 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (31.03%) Scrum
4 24 (27.59%) DevOps
5 23 (26.44%) OO
6 22 (25.29%) TDD
7 21 (24.14%) Test Automation
8 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (20.69%) MVC
9 17 (19.54%) BDD
10 15 (17.24%) Software Engineering
10 15 (17.24%) Software Testing
11 14 (16.09%) Mentoring
11 14 (16.09%) SDLC
12 13 (14.94%) Collaborative Working
12 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
12 13 (14.94%) OOP
13 12 (13.79%) Coaching
13 12 (13.79%) Full Stack Development
14 11 (12.64%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.77%) SQL
2 43 (49.43%) JavaScript
3 38 (43.68%) Java
4 35 (40.23%) C#
5 18 (20.69%) C++
6 15 (17.24%) TypeScript
7 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
7 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
8 9 (10.34%) Python
9 6 (6.90%) PHP
10 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.75%) VC++
11 4 (4.60%) Bash
11 4 (4.60%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.60%) R
11 4 (4.60%) Ruby
11 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.30%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (28.74%) Degree
2 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (5.75%) DBS Check
5 5 (5.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Accessibility
2 2 (2.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (18.39%) Docker
2 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) Postfix
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
2 4 (4.60%) Pacemaker
2 4 (4.60%) Podman
3 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle
3 11 (12.64%) NEC
3 11 (12.64%) Northgate
4 8 (9.20%) Hitachi
5 7 (8.05%) ServiceNow
6 6 (6.90%) Zend
7 5 (5.75%) Google
8 4 (4.60%) VMware
9 3 (3.45%) Apple
10 1 (1.15%) Adobe
10 1 (1.15%) Anaplan
10 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.15%) IBM
10 1 (1.15%) Progress
10 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.15%) SAP
10 1 (1.15%) Tealium