The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 45 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 88 101 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.42% 4.93% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.09% 14.96% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 90 87
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,450 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £45,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
583 675 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.30% 32.94% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 515 615 491
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 £24,000 £26,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 63 (50.00%) C#
1 63 (50.00%) SQL
2 62 (49.21%) HTML
3 60 (47.62%) Web Services
4 56 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 55 (43.65%) .NET
6 54 (42.86%) CSS
7 51 (40.48%) Degree
8 40 (31.75%) Microsoft
9 37 (29.37%) SQL Server
10 35 (27.78%) Java
11 33 (26.19%) OO
12 31 (24.60%) WCF
13 30 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (23.81%) SOAP
14 27 (21.43%) Windows
14 27 (21.43%) jQuery
15 26 (20.63%) Unit Testing
16 23 (18.25%) CRM
16 23 (18.25%) SharePoint
16 23 (18.25%) Data Modelling
17 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
17 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
18 20 (15.87%) Web Development
18 20 (15.87%) TDD
18 20 (15.87%) XSLT
18 20 (15.87%) VB.NET
18 20 (15.87%) HTML5
19 19 (15.08%) Oracle
20 18 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (18.25%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (7.14%) IIS
4 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.17%) CMS
5 4 (3.17%) Apache
5 4 (3.17%) WordPress
6 3 (2.38%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.38%) Drupal
7 2 (1.59%) FileNet
7 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.59%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.59%) Confluence
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.79%) SAS
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.79%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.59%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.38%) Magento
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.79%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
1 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.73%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.14%) MySQL
4 9 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.97%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.59%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.79%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.79%) Big Data
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.79%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.52%) Subversion
3 8 (6.35%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.76%) JIRA
6 5 (3.97%) Ant
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (3.17%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (3.17%) PhoneGap
7 4 (3.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.38%) Hudson
8 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.38%) Maven
9 2 (1.59%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.59%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.79%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.79%) Synon
10 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Retail
3 6 (4.76%) Law
4 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Local Government
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (74.60%) Developer
2 17 (13.49%) CRM Developer
3 15 (11.90%) Software Developer
3 15 (11.90%) Applications Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.32%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.32%) C# Developer
6 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Analyst
7 10 (7.94%) Consultant
8 8 (6.35%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Programmer
9 7 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
10 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.97%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Analyst Programmer
11 5 (3.97%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (49.21%) HTML
2 60 (47.62%) Web Services
3 55 (43.65%) .NET
4 54 (42.86%) CSS
5 31 (24.60%) WCF
6 30 (23.81%) SOAP
7 27 (21.43%) jQuery
8 20 (15.87%) XSLT
8 20 (15.87%) HTML5
9 17 (13.49%) Silverlight
9 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET
10 15 (11.90%) Spring
11 13 (10.32%) Ajax
11 13 (10.32%) .NET Framework
12 12 (9.52%) J2EE
13 11 (8.73%) Hibernate
14 10 (7.94%) JSON
15 9 (7.14%) REST
15 9 (7.14%) WinForms
16 8 (6.35%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.73%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.97%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.97%) Open Source
4 4 (3.17%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.59%) Statistics
5 2 (1.59%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.59%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.79%) iSeries
6 1 (0.79%) AS400
6 1 (0.79%) Physics
6 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) UNIX
2 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.97%) Linux
4 4 (3.17%) Android
4 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.19%) OO
2 30 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.63%) Unit Testing
4 23 (18.25%) CRM
4 23 (18.25%) Data Modelling
5 20 (15.87%) Web Development
5 20 (15.87%) TDD
6 17 (13.49%) OOP
7 14 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.32%) MVC
9 12 (9.52%) Project Planning
10 11 (8.73%) SOA
10 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.73%) Workflow
10 11 (8.73%) Scrum
11 10 (7.94%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.14%) UML
12 9 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (4.76%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.00%) C#
1 63 (50.00%) SQL
2 56 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.78%) Java
4 20 (15.87%) VB.NET
5 13 (10.32%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.32%) PHP
6 11 (8.73%) VB
7 10 (7.94%) C++
8 9 (7.14%) ActionScript
9 8 (6.35%) VB6
10 5 (3.97%) ActionScript 3.0
10 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.17%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.17%) XPath
11 4 (3.17%) X++
11 4 (3.17%) RPG
12 3 (2.38%) C
12 3 (2.38%) Delphi
13 2 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (40.48%) Degree
2 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.35%) MCITP
6 3 (2.38%) MCSD
6 3 (2.38%) MCSE
7 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) HDFS
Vendors
1 40 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.08%) Oracle
3 12 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 8 (6.35%) Sencha
5 6 (4.76%) Zend
6 4 (3.17%) JBoss
6 4 (3.17%) Adobe
6 4 (3.17%) Appcelerator
7 3 (2.38%) Facebook
8 2 (1.59%) Telerik
8 2 (1.59%) VMware
8 2 (1.59%) SAP
8 2 (1.59%) IBM
8 2 (1.59%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) Twitter
9 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.79%) webMethods
9 1 (0.79%) Sun
9 1 (0.79%) Software AG
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