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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 37 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 109 83 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.11% 3.89% 4.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.00% 12.71% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 90 78 78
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
641 653 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.05% 30.64% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 550 605 484
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 84 (49.41%) HTML
2 81 (47.65%) SQL
3 80 (47.06%) Web Services
4 75 (44.12%) CSS
5 74 (43.53%) JavaScript
6 73 (42.94%) C#
7 67 (39.41%) .NET
8 58 (34.12%) Java
9 55 (32.35%) Degree
10 53 (31.18%) SQL Server
11 49 (28.82%) jQuery
12 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
13 43 (25.29%) Windows
14 38 (22.35%) SOAP
14 38 (22.35%) XSLT
14 38 (22.35%) Oracle
15 36 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (20.59%) OO
16 35 (20.59%) HTML5
17 33 (19.41%) Security Cleared
18 32 (18.82%) WCF
19 31 (18.24%) MVC
20 30 (17.65%) OOP
20 30 (17.65%) MS Excel
20 30 (17.65%) Silverlight
21 29 (17.06%) SC Cleared
21 29 (17.06%) SOA
21 29 (17.06%) Finance
22 27 (15.88%) Unit Testing
23 25 (14.71%) Ajax

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 24 (14.12%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.06%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.47%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (5.88%) IIS
5 7 (4.12%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.35%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.35%) CMS
7 3 (1.76%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.76%) Apache
7 3 (1.76%) WordPress
7 3 (1.76%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.76%) Drupal
8 2 (1.18%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.18%) Confluence
8 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.18%) FileNet
9 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.59%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.59%) SAS
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (11.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.76%) Magento
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.06%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) Q.931
3 1 (0.59%) H.323
3 1 (0.59%) CTI
3 1 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (31.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (7.65%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (5.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.53%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.53%) MySQL
8 5 (2.94%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.35%) MarkLogic
9 4 (2.35%) Big Data
9 4 (2.35%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.76%) JIRA
3 19 (11.18%) Ant
4 18 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (9.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 12 (7.06%) Visual Studio
6 12 (7.06%) Subversion
7 5 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.35%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.35%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.76%) Maven
9 3 (1.76%) Hudson
9 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.18%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.59%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.59%) Synon
11 1 (0.59%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 29 (17.06%) Finance
2 17 (10.00%) Retail
3 7 (4.12%) Banking
3 7 (4.12%) Law
4 5 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.76%) Legal
6 2 (1.18%) Local Government
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 118 (69.41%) Developer
2 27 (15.88%) Applications Developer
3 22 (12.94%) Consultant
4 21 (12.35%) Senior Developer
4 21 (12.35%) .NET Developer
5 18 (10.59%) Software Developer
5 18 (10.59%) CRM Developer
6 16 (9.41%) Analyst
6 16 (9.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 16 (9.41%) Mobile Developer
7 14 (8.24%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.65%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
10 8 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.12%) BizTalk Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Senior Applications Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (49.41%) HTML
2 80 (47.06%) Web Services
3 75 (44.12%) CSS
4 67 (39.41%) .NET
5 49 (28.82%) jQuery
6 38 (22.35%) SOAP
6 38 (22.35%) XSLT
7 35 (20.59%) HTML5
8 32 (18.82%) WCF
9 30 (17.65%) Silverlight
10 25 (14.71%) Ajax
11 23 (13.53%) ASP.NET
11 23 (13.53%) JSON
12 18 (10.59%) PhoneGap
12 18 (10.59%) AngularJS
13 13 (7.65%) Spring
13 13 (7.65%) .NET Framework
13 13 (7.65%) J2EE
14 10 (5.88%) Hibernate
15 9 (5.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.12%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 16 (9.41%) Blackberry
3 16 (9.41%) N-Tier
4 11 (6.47%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.76%) Open Source
6 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.18%) NHS
6 2 (1.18%) Statistics
7 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.59%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.59%) iSeries
7 1 (0.59%) Physics
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.29%) Windows
2 18 (10.59%) Android
2 18 (10.59%) Apple iOS
2 18 (10.59%) Windows 8
3 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.53%) UNIX
5 3 (1.76%) Linux
5 3 (1.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.59%) OO
3 31 (18.24%) MVC
4 30 (17.65%) OOP
5 29 (17.06%) SOA
6 27 (15.88%) Unit Testing
7 25 (14.71%) CRM
8 23 (13.53%) E-Commerce
8 23 (13.53%) Data Modelling
9 21 (12.35%) Web Development
9 21 (12.35%) TDD
10 20 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 20 (11.76%) Scrum
11 16 (9.41%) Android Development
11 16 (9.41%) iOS Development
12 13 (7.65%) Workflow
13 12 (7.06%) Project Planning
13 12 (7.06%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (7.06%) Data Analysis
14 11 (6.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.65%) SQL
2 74 (43.53%) JavaScript
3 73 (42.94%) C#
4 58 (34.12%) Java
5 24 (14.12%) VB.NET
6 20 (11.76%) ActionScript
7 16 (9.41%) Objective-C
7 16 (9.41%) VB
7 16 (9.41%) ActionScript 3.0
8 13 (7.65%) VB6
8 13 (7.65%) T-SQL
9 11 (6.47%) PL/SQL
10 9 (5.29%) PHP
10 9 (5.29%) C++
11 6 (3.53%) XPath
12 4 (2.35%) X++
13 3 (1.76%) RPG
14 2 (1.18%) Groovy
14 2 (1.18%) Clojure
14 2 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (32.35%) Degree
2 33 (19.41%) Security Cleared
3 29 (17.06%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.71%) MCITP
6 3 (1.76%) MCSE
6 3 (1.76%) MCSD
7 2 (1.18%) ISEB
7 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.29%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.35%) HDFS
Vendors
1 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.35%) Oracle
3 22 (12.94%) Sencha
4 16 (9.41%) Appcelerator
5 12 (7.06%) CheckPoint
6 9 (5.29%) JBoss
7 6 (3.53%) Informatica
8 5 (2.94%) HP
8 5 (2.94%) Zend
9 4 (2.35%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.76%) Telerik
10 3 (1.76%) Adobe
10 3 (1.76%) Facebook
11 2 (1.18%) Twitter
11 2 (1.18%) IBM
11 2 (1.18%) SAP
11 2 (1.18%) VMware
12 1 (0.59%) Google
12 1 (0.59%) Perforce
12 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
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Posted: Yesterday
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