The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1  
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 7.35% 3.23% 16.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% 5.26% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £42,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.34% -23.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,205 £30,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 38 19 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 55.88% 61.29% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 29
Median salary £37,747 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,205 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Salford

XML
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for XML in Salford

XML
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Salford over the 3 months to 25 May 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Salford region with a requirement for XML.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Online Games
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
1 3 (50.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (50.00%) Twitter
Salford Quays, Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Salford Quays, Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Salford Quays, Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago