The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southport 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Merseyside / Southport
Rank 8 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southport 6.25% 9.09% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £27,500 £28,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.78% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 Southport with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Southport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southport 68.75% 36.36% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Southport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southport 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 Southport

XML
Salary Trend in Southport

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

Salary trend for XML in Southport

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southport

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Southport region with a requirement for XML.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Southport 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software