Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 34 35
Rank change year-on-year -33 +1 +30
Permanent jobs citing XML 19 84 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.07% 6.71% 5.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.29% 17.32% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 42 41
Merseyside median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £39,750 £30,125 £27,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £42,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +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 Merseyside with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 359 485 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 39.19% 38.77% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 284 366 259
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Merseyside

XML
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for XML in Merseyside

XML
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Merseyside

XML
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Liverpool -23 16 £52,500 +40.00% 12
Wirral +11 1 - - 1
Southport +5 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Birkenhead +4 1 £47,500 +46.15%
XML
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for XML.

1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
1 7 (36.84%) PHP
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 4 (21.05%) Siebel
4 4 (21.05%) Siebel Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (21.05%) EAI
4 4 (21.05%) FTP
4 4 (21.05%) HTTP
4 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) MailChimp
5 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Life Science
5 3 (15.79%) Blog
5 3 (15.79%) WordPress
5 3 (15.79%) Marketing
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.79%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) Anypoint
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) MailChimp
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) FTP
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) OLAP
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Siebel Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow Developer
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.79%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Magento Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Magento Developer
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
5 1 (5.26%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 4 (21.05%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) EDI
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) REST
3 3 (15.79%) WSDL
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) FpML
5 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (5.26%) Qt
5 1 (5.26%) STL
5 1 (5.26%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) XML Messaging
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Blog
1 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
1 3 (15.79%) Life Science
1 3 (15.79%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) EAI
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) SEO
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Security
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
1 7 (36.84%) PHP
2 4 (21.05%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
3 2 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) R
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Siebel Certification
2 2 (10.53%) APMP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Siebel
2 2 (10.53%) Capita
3 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft