Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 62 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 -23 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 350 344 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.40% 4.59% 5.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 10.49% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 285 321 384
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,850 £28,500 £27,575
90th Percentile £61,500 £55,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £39,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.85% -0.31% +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 3765 3280 2928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.37% 43.73% 39.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 2898 2586
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +18 53 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Altrincham -19 5 £35,000 -13.58%
Bolton -2 3 £29,000 -31.36% 1
Cheadle -15 3 £47,500 +39.71%
Sale +11 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Wigan -8 2 £38,750 +29.17%
Salford -4 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Rochdale - 1 £41,500 -
XML
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 217 (62.00%) Web Services
2 212 (60.57%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (52.57%) JavaScript
4 178 (50.86%) HTML
5 173 (49.43%) CSS
6 142 (40.57%) Java
6 142 (40.57%) .NET
7 135 (38.57%) JSON
8 131 (37.43%) C#
9 127 (36.29%) MVC
10 123 (35.14%) Scrum
10 123 (35.14%) SOAP
11 122 (34.86%) OO
12 120 (34.29%) jQuery
13 116 (33.14%) SQL
14 104 (29.71%) ASP.NET
15 101 (28.86%) SQL Server
16 100 (28.57%) Software Engineering
17 99 (28.29%) RESTful
18 95 (27.14%) REST
18 95 (27.14%) WCF
19 89 (25.43%) Continuous Integration
20 86 (24.57%) Degree
21 73 (20.86%) T-SQL
22 72 (20.57%) MySQL
22 72 (20.57%) HTML5
23 71 (20.29%) Git (software)
24 70 (20.00%) Subversion
24 70 (20.00%) PHP
25 65 (18.57%) XSLT

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 32 (9.14%) Apache
2 13 (3.71%) CMS
2 13 (3.71%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.14%) EPiServer
4 10 (2.86%) nginx
5 8 (2.29%) OpenROAD
5 8 (2.29%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.43%) JBoss
7 4 (1.14%) IIS
7 4 (1.14%) WordPress
8 2 (0.57%) Confluence
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.29%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.29%) CICS
9 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.86%) Magento
2 3 (0.86%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.57%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.57%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.57%) Shopify
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.29%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 8 (2.29%) GitHub
4 6 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.14%) SaaS
6 3 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.86%) Route 53
7 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.29%) Force.com
8 1 (0.29%) Office 365
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.29%) Serverless
8 1 (0.29%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.71%) HTTP
2 9 (2.57%) SSL
3 4 (1.14%) FTP
3 4 (1.14%) IMAP
3 4 (1.14%) SMTP
3 4 (1.14%) SS7
4 3 (0.86%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.86%) Intranet
4 3 (0.86%) RS-232
4 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.57%) RTSP
6 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (28.86%) SQL Server
2 72 (20.57%) MySQL
3 29 (8.29%) Relational Database
4 25 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 23 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.29%) RDBMS
7 15 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.71%) Redis
9 8 (2.29%) DTS
9 8 (2.29%) Essbase
9 8 (2.29%) Ingres
9 8 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (2.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.71%) Big Data
11 6 (1.71%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.71%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.71%) Riak
11 6 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 70 (20.00%) Subversion
3 54 (15.43%) Visual Studio
4 40 (11.43%) NUnit
5 37 (10.57%) Eclipse
5 37 (10.57%) MSTest
6 33 (9.43%) Jenkins
6 33 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (8.57%) JIRA
8 27 (7.71%) JUnit
9 14 (4.00%) SonarQube
10 13 (3.71%) gulp
10 13 (3.71%) IntelliJ
10 13 (3.71%) ReSharper
11 12 (3.43%) Grunt
12 11 (3.14%) Ant
12 11 (3.14%) CruiseControl
12 11 (3.14%) Maven
13 10 (2.86%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 59 (16.86%) Finance
2 31 (8.86%) Retail
3 28 (8.00%) Law
4 18 (5.14%) Automotive
5 17 (4.86%) Marketing
6 10 (2.86%) French Language
6 10 (2.86%) German Language
6 10 (2.86%) Japanese Language
6 10 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.57%) Back Office
8 8 (2.29%) Banking
9 7 (2.00%) Electronics
9 7 (2.00%) Games
10 3 (0.86%) Advertising
10 3 (0.86%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.57%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 233 (66.57%) Developer
2 58 (16.57%) Senior Developer
3 57 (16.29%) .NET Developer
3 57 (16.29%) Java Developer
4 48 (13.71%) C# Developer
5 46 (13.14%) Software Engineer
6 43 (12.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (9.43%) PHP Developer
8 27 (7.71%) C# Software Engineer
9 23 (6.57%) Software Developer
10 22 (6.29%) .NET Software Engineer
10 22 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (4.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (4.29%) SQL Developer
14 14 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 14 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
15 13 (3.71%) JavaScript Developer
15 13 (3.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (62.00%) Web Services
2 178 (50.86%) HTML
3 173 (49.43%) CSS
4 142 (40.57%) .NET
5 135 (38.57%) JSON
6 123 (35.14%) SOAP
7 120 (34.29%) jQuery
8 104 (29.71%) ASP.NET
9 99 (28.29%) RESTful
10 95 (27.14%) REST
10 95 (27.14%) WCF
11 72 (20.57%) HTML5
12 65 (18.57%) XSLT
13 58 (16.57%) .NET Framework
13 58 (16.57%) AngularJS
14 57 (16.29%) Ajax
14 57 (16.29%) LINQ
15 54 (15.43%) CSS3
16 47 (13.43%) WPF
17 46 (13.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.57%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.86%) iPad
3 17 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.43%) User Experience
5 9 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.71%) Wiki
9 5 (1.43%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (1.43%) EPoS
9 5 (1.43%) iPhone
10 4 (1.14%) Blog
10 4 (1.14%) PMI
11 3 (0.86%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.86%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 3 (0.86%) Life Science
11 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.29%) Linux
2 28 (8.00%) Windows
3 15 (4.29%) Unix
4 12 (3.43%) Ubuntu
5 10 (2.86%) Android
5 10 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.43%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.14%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.29%) AIX
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (60.57%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (36.29%) MVC
3 123 (35.14%) Scrum
4 122 (34.86%) OO
5 100 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 89 (25.43%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (18.29%) Web Development
8 57 (16.29%) OOP
9 53 (15.14%) Test Automation
10 50 (14.29%) TDD
11 44 (12.57%) UML
12 42 (12.00%) RUP
12 42 (12.00%) Use Case
13 40 (11.43%) DevOps
14 39 (11.14%) E-Commerce
15 37 (10.57%) MVVM
16 36 (10.29%) Unit Testing
17 34 (9.71%) DSDM
18 31 (8.86%) Mentoring
19 30 (8.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 184 (52.57%) JavaScript
2 142 (40.57%) Java
3 131 (37.43%) C#
4 116 (33.14%) SQL
5 73 (20.86%) T-SQL
6 70 (20.00%) PHP
7 52 (14.86%) C++
8 39 (11.14%) PL/SQL
9 31 (8.86%) Python
10 28 (8.00%) Ruby
11 24 (6.86%) VB.NET
12 19 (5.43%) XPath
13 17 (4.86%) C
14 13 (3.71%) Go
15 10 (2.86%) PHP 7
15 10 (2.86%) VB
16 7 (2.00%) VBA
17 6 (1.71%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.71%) Scala
17 6 (1.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (24.57%) Degree
2 15 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.86%) ISEB
3 10 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 10 (2.86%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.00%) QA
2 5 (1.43%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (0.86%) WAI
4 2 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (2.00%) Docker
2 2 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (4.57%) Puppet
2 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Salt
3 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.29%) Oracle
3 20 (5.71%) SAP
4 14 (4.00%) Zend
5 8 (2.29%) Actian
6 6 (1.71%) Google
7 5 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.14%) Chordiant
8 4 (1.14%) Sun
8 4 (1.14%) Talend
9 3 (0.86%) Adobe
9 3 (0.86%) hybris
9 3 (0.86%) Perforce
10 2 (0.57%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.57%) HP
10 2 (0.57%) Sage
11 1 (0.29%) IBM
11 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.29%) Siebel
11 1 (0.29%) Sybase