Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 35 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 24 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 9.84% 3.06% 4.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.48% 7.07% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 7
Preston median annual salary £42,500 £39,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.63% -2.19% -2.44%
10th Percentile £23,750 £29,875 £25,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,813 £59,200
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% -0.63% -

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 Preston with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 155 99 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 63.52% 43.23% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 127 92 77
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,771 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Preston

XML
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for XML in Preston

XML
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Preston over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 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 Preston region with a requirement for XML.

1 14 (58.33%) C#
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
1 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 13 (54.17%) SOAP
2 13 (54.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (33.33%) EDI
5 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Validation
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 8 (33.33%) TRADACOMS
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) WCF
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL V2
8 5 (20.83%) High Availability
8 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
8 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.83%) Power BI

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Power BI
6 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Principal .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Principal Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) DBA
5 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) XML Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
1 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 13 (54.17%) SOAP
3 8 (33.33%) EDI
4 6 (25.00%) WCF
5 5 (20.83%) XSL
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
7 1 (4.17%) DHTML
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) XHTML
7 1 (4.17%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) TRADACOMS
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Validation
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) High Availability
5 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL V2
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Zend