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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 10 16
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6  
Permanent jobs citing XML 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 6.52% 9.52% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 16.67% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,875 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £25,000 £28,750
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 Wigan with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 60 24 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 65.22% 57.14% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 317 99 81
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £43,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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

XML
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Wigan over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 7 (53.85%) EDI
2 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) SLA
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (53.85%) QlikView
2 7 (53.85%) PowerPivot
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) XSLT
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) VB
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (53.85%) PowerPivot
1 7 (53.85%) QlikView
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) ERP Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
4 4 (30.77%) XML Developer
4 4 (30.77%) XML XSLT Developer
5 2 (15.38%) EDI Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) EDI Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) EDI
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft