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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 44 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 111 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.78% 3.30% 4.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.90% 10.96% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 92 68 69
Average salary £41,875 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £65,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
698 648 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.07% 30.15% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 609 600 435
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 £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 19 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 94 (50.81%) HTML
2 84 (45.41%) CSS
2 84 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (44.86%) Web Services
4 82 (44.32%) SQL
5 81 (43.78%) C#
6 79 (42.70%) JavaScript
7 72 (38.92%) .NET
8 67 (36.22%) Java
9 58 (31.35%) jQuery
10 57 (30.81%) SQL Server
11 54 (29.19%) Degree
12 48 (25.95%) Windows
13 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
14 43 (23.24%) Security Cleared
15 42 (22.70%) Oracle
16 41 (22.16%) HTML5
17 39 (21.08%) SC Cleared
17 39 (21.08%) XSLT
17 39 (21.08%) MVC
18 37 (20.00%) SOAP
18 37 (20.00%) OOP
18 37 (20.00%) SOA
19 36 (19.46%) Silverlight
20 34 (18.38%) OO
21 32 (17.30%) WCF
21 32 (17.30%) User Experience
22 31 (16.76%) Mentoring
22 31 (16.76%) Ajax
22 31 (16.76%) MS Excel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (11.89%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.03%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.95%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (4.86%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.86%) IIS
5 7 (3.78%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.62%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.62%) CMS
6 3 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.08%) FileNet
7 2 (1.08%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.08%) Drupal
7 2 (1.08%) WordPress
7 2 (1.08%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.08%) Confluence
7 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.08%) Apache
8 1 (0.54%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (16.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.62%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.08%) MS Office
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (9.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.16%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.08%) Magento
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.95%) Internet
2 2 (1.08%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) CTI
3 1 (0.54%) Q.931
3 1 (0.54%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (8.65%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (5.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.78%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.78%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.78%) Big Data
6 7 (3.78%) MarkLogic
7 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.70%) MySQL
8 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.70%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.62%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.54%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 27 (14.59%) JIRA
1 27 (14.59%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.05%) Ant
3 22 (11.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 18 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (8.65%) Visual Studio
6 11 (5.95%) Subversion
7 5 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.16%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.16%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.62%) Hudson
9 3 (1.62%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.62%) Maven
10 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.08%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.54%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.54%) Selenium
11 1 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.54%) Synon
General
1 29 (15.68%) Finance
2 23 (12.43%) Retail
3 7 (3.78%) Banking
3 7 (3.78%) Law
4 6 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.62%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 127 (68.65%) Developer
2 33 (17.84%) Applications Developer
3 24 (12.97%) Consultant
3 24 (12.97%) Senior Developer
4 23 (12.43%) .NET Developer
5 22 (11.89%) Software Developer
5 22 (11.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 22 (11.89%) Mobile Developer
6 18 (9.73%) CRM Developer
7 16 (8.65%) Analyst
8 15 (8.11%) C# Developer
9 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Developer
10 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.95%) Implementation Consultant
10 11 (5.95%) Senior Applications Developer
10 11 (5.95%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.95%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.95%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
11 9 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (50.81%) HTML
2 84 (45.41%) CSS
3 83 (44.86%) Web Services
4 72 (38.92%) .NET
5 58 (31.35%) jQuery
6 41 (22.16%) HTML5
7 39 (21.08%) XSLT
8 37 (20.00%) SOAP
9 36 (19.46%) Silverlight
10 32 (17.30%) WCF
11 31 (16.76%) Ajax
12 30 (16.22%) JSON
13 25 (13.51%) PhoneGap
13 25 (13.51%) AngularJS
13 25 (13.51%) ASP.NET
14 13 (7.03%) J2EE
15 12 (6.49%) Spring
15 12 (6.49%) .NET Framework
16 10 (5.41%) Java EE
17 9 (4.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.30%) User Experience
2 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 23 (12.43%) Mobile App
5 22 (11.89%) N-Tier
5 22 (11.89%) Blackberry
6 10 (5.41%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.16%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.62%) Physics
9 2 (1.08%) Statistics
9 2 (1.08%) NHS
9 2 (1.08%) Open Source
10 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.54%) iSeries
10 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.95%) Windows
2 25 (13.51%) Android
2 25 (13.51%) Apple iOS
2 25 (13.51%) Windows 8
3 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.24%) UNIX
5 2 (1.08%) Linux
5 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (21.08%) MVC
3 37 (20.00%) OOP
3 37 (20.00%) SOA
4 34 (18.38%) OO
5 31 (16.76%) Mentoring
6 29 (15.68%) E-Commerce
7 26 (14.05%) Scrum
8 25 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 25 (13.51%) Unit Testing
9 23 (12.43%) CRM
9 23 (12.43%) Data Modelling
10 22 (11.89%) Android Development
10 22 (11.89%) iOS Development
11 21 (11.35%) TDD
11 21 (11.35%) Web Development
12 18 (9.73%) Project Management
13 15 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (7.03%) Workflow
15 12 (6.49%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (44.32%) SQL
2 81 (43.78%) C#
3 79 (42.70%) JavaScript
4 67 (36.22%) Java
5 28 (15.14%) VB.NET
6 25 (13.51%) ActionScript
7 22 (11.89%) VB
7 22 (11.89%) Objective-C
7 22 (11.89%) ActionScript 3.0
8 17 (9.19%) VB6
9 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.95%) C++
10 11 (5.95%) PL/SQL
11 8 (4.32%) PHP
12 6 (3.24%) XPath
13 4 (2.16%) X++
14 3 (1.62%) RPG
15 2 (1.08%) Perl
15 2 (1.08%) Delphi
15 2 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (29.19%) Degree
2 43 (23.24%) Security Cleared
3 39 (21.08%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.32%) MCITP
6 3 (1.62%) MCSD
6 3 (1.62%) MCSE
7 2 (1.08%) ISEB
7 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) SLA
2 7 (3.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.78%) HDFS
Vendors
1 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 42 (22.70%) Oracle
3 29 (15.68%) Sencha
4 22 (11.89%) Appcelerator
5 12 (6.49%) CheckPoint
6 10 (5.41%) JBoss
7 8 (4.32%) HP
8 7 (3.78%) Cloudera
9 6 (3.24%) Informatica
10 4 (2.16%) Zend
11 3 (1.62%) Adobe
12 2 (1.08%) SAP
12 2 (1.08%) IBM
12 2 (1.08%) Facebook
12 2 (1.08%) Twitter
12 2 (1.08%) Telerik
13 1 (0.54%) Pega
13 1 (0.54%) Verint
13 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.54%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus and training!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham City University
Salary: £29,559 - £32,101 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago