Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 22 22
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +10
Permanent jobs citing XML 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 1.65% 7.89% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 12.16% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Wigan median annual salary £38,750 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.17% -33.33% +125.00%
Manchester 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 Wigan with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72 74 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 59.50% 64.91% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 46
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% +5.38% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,750 £44,375
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Wigan

XML
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for XML in Wigan

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 Wigan region with a requirement for XML.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft