The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 45 69 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Permanent jobs citing XML 88 47 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.81% 2.92% 5.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.36% 9.89% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 84 42 68
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £44,850 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
573 475 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.31% 29.54% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 539 421 505
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XML
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

XML Salary Trend in Birmingham

XML
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 102 (52.04%) SQL
2 98 (50.00%) HTML
3 95 (48.47%) JavaScript
4 85 (43.37%) .NET
5 84 (42.86%) CSS
6 79 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (38.27%) C#
8 74 (37.76%) Java
9 73 (37.24%) Web Services
10 69 (35.20%) JSON
11 66 (33.67%) jQuery
12 61 (31.12%) MVC
13 56 (28.57%) Oracle
13 56 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 55 (28.06%) Software Engineering
15 54 (27.55%) HTML5
16 49 (25.00%) Security Cleared
17 47 (23.98%) Windows
18 46 (23.47%) SOA
19 45 (22.96%) Git (software)
20 44 (22.45%) SC Cleared
21 41 (20.92%) OOP
21 41 (20.92%) User Experience
22 40 (20.41%) Visual Studio
22 40 (20.41%) Ajax
23 39 (19.90%) Ant
23 39 (19.90%) AngularJS
23 39 (19.90%) Apple iOS
24 37 (18.88%) XSLT
24 37 (18.88%) JIRA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (10.71%) JBoss
2 17 (8.67%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.65%) WebLogic
3 15 (7.65%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.61%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.57%) MQSeries
5 7 (3.57%) Apache Pig
6 6 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (3.06%) CMS
6 6 (3.06%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (2.04%) IIS
8 2 (1.02%) Apache
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.51%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.51%) Sonic ESB
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.08%) MS Office
3 3 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.04%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.61%) Internet
2 9 (4.59%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.08%) LAN
3 8 (4.08%) WAN
4 3 (1.53%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.02%) HTTP
6 1 (0.51%) VoIP
6 1 (0.51%) Extranet
6 1 (0.51%) Q.931
6 1 (0.51%) H.323
6 1 (0.51%) CTI
6 1 (0.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.76%) Crystal Reports
3 20 (10.20%) Oracle BI EE
3 20 (10.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 15 (7.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.08%) Big Data
7 8 (4.08%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.57%) MarkLogic
8 7 (3.57%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.57%) Apache Hive
8 7 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.06%) DB2
10 5 (2.55%) SQLite
11 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.02%) MySQL
12 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (22.96%) Git (software)
2 40 (20.41%) Visual Studio
3 39 (19.90%) Ant
4 37 (18.88%) JIRA
5 25 (12.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 8 (4.08%) JUnit
7 7 (3.57%) Selenium
8 6 (3.06%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (3.06%) Xcode
9 4 (2.04%) Subversion
9 4 (2.04%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.02%) MSTest
10 2 (1.02%) Maven
10 2 (1.02%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.02%) NUnit
10 2 (1.02%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.02%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (17.86%) Finance
2 32 (16.33%) Retail
3 13 (6.63%) Banking
4 11 (5.61%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.06%) Advertising
6 5 (2.55%) Marketing
7 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.53%) Law
8 3 (1.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 140 (71.43%) Developer
2 38 (19.39%) Software Developer
3 32 (16.33%) Applications Developer
4 31 (15.82%) Senior Developer
5 28 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 26 (13.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 26 (13.27%) Mobile Developer
7 20 (10.20%) Consultant
8 15 (7.65%) Architect
9 14 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
9 14 (7.14%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 13 (6.63%) Java Developer
10 13 (6.63%) Software Engineer
11 11 (5.61%) OBIEE Developer
12 9 (4.59%) Analyst
12 9 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (4.08%) Business Analyst
13 8 (4.08%) Web Developer
14 7 (3.57%) C# Developer
14 7 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (50.00%) HTML
2 85 (43.37%) .NET
3 84 (42.86%) CSS
4 73 (37.24%) Web Services
5 69 (35.20%) JSON
6 66 (33.67%) jQuery
7 54 (27.55%) HTML5
8 40 (20.41%) Ajax
9 39 (19.90%) AngularJS
10 37 (18.88%) PhoneGap
10 37 (18.88%) XSLT
11 32 (16.33%) ASP.NET
12 26 (13.27%) Silverlight
13 16 (8.16%) SOAP
14 14 (7.14%) .NET Framework
15 13 (6.63%) WCF
16 12 (6.12%) REST
17 11 (5.61%) Java EE
17 11 (5.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 10 (5.10%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.92%) User Experience
2 30 (15.31%) N-Tier
3 29 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (14.80%) Mobile App
4 25 (12.76%) Blackberry
5 21 (10.71%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.59%) Client/Server
7 7 (3.57%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.04%) Physics
8 4 (2.04%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.04%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.02%) Open Source
9 2 (1.02%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.98%) Windows
2 39 (19.90%) Apple iOS
3 30 (15.31%) Windows 8
3 30 (15.31%) Android
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.02%) UNIX
6 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.12%) MVC
3 55 (28.06%) Software Engineering
4 46 (23.47%) SOA
5 41 (20.92%) OOP
6 37 (18.88%) Mentoring
7 34 (17.35%) iOS Development
8 32 (16.33%) Project Management
9 29 (14.80%) Scrum
10 26 (13.27%) OO
11 25 (12.76%) Android Development
12 24 (12.24%) E-Commerce
13 21 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (8.16%) ETL
15 13 (6.63%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
16 12 (6.12%) TDD
17 11 (5.61%) CRM
17 11 (5.61%) Workflow
18 10 (5.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 102 (52.04%) SQL
2 95 (48.47%) JavaScript
3 75 (38.27%) C#
4 74 (37.76%) Java
5 36 (18.37%) VB.NET
6 32 (16.33%) Objective-C
6 32 (16.33%) VB
7 26 (13.27%) VB6
8 25 (12.76%) ActionScript
8 25 (12.76%) ActionScript 3.0
9 16 (8.16%) PL/SQL
10 15 (7.65%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.06%) C++
12 5 (2.55%) Python
12 5 (2.55%) Ruby
13 4 (2.04%) XPath
14 3 (1.53%) PHP
15 2 (1.02%) Perl
15 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 29 (14.80%) Degree
4 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) HND
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.55%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.57%) HDFS
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 56 (28.57%) Oracle
2 35 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 30 (15.31%) Sencha
4 25 (12.76%) Appcelerator
5 16 (8.16%) Informatica
6 8 (4.08%) Altova
6 8 (4.08%) HP
6 8 (4.08%) DevExpress
7 7 (3.57%) Cloudera
8 6 (3.06%) Talend
8 6 (3.06%) Pega
9 5 (2.55%) IBM
9 5 (2.55%) BEA
9 5 (2.55%) Sybase
9 5 (2.55%) Vitria
10 4 (2.04%) EPiServer
10 4 (2.04%) Adobe
10 4 (2.04%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.02%) Apple
12 1 (0.51%) Verint
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £23500 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham Chamber of Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago