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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 53 70 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -41
Permanent jobs citing XML 90 52 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.36% 2.77% 5.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.68% 9.01% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 84 47 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £24,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,500
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
574 577 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.80% 30.69% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 542 519 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 December 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 100 (49.75%) SQL
1 100 (49.75%) HTML
2 94 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 89 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (43.28%) CSS
5 79 (39.30%) .NET
5 79 (39.30%) Java
6 77 (38.31%) Web Services
7 71 (35.32%) C#
8 65 (32.34%) jQuery
9 62 (30.85%) JSON
9 62 (30.85%) MVC
10 61 (30.35%) Oracle
11 53 (26.37%) SQL Server
11 53 (26.37%) HTML5
12 52 (25.87%) Security Cleared
13 51 (25.37%) Software Engineering
14 47 (23.38%) SOA
15 46 (22.89%) SC Cleared
16 45 (22.39%) XSLT
16 45 (22.39%) Windows
16 45 (22.39%) Git (software)
17 44 (21.89%) OOP
18 43 (21.39%) Ajax
19 42 (20.90%) User Experience
20 40 (19.90%) Apple iOS
21 39 (19.40%) Mentoring
21 39 (19.40%) AngularJS
21 39 (19.40%) Ant
22 38 (18.91%) JIRA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (9.95%) JBoss
2 18 (8.96%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.97%) WebLogic
3 14 (6.97%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.48%) MQSeries
5 7 (3.48%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.49%) IIS
8 4 (1.99%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.00%) Apache
9 2 (1.00%) CMS
10 1 (0.50%) PegaRULES
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.50%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.50%) Sonic ESB
10 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.49%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.97%) Internet
2 4 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.49%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.49%) LAN
3 3 (1.49%) WAN
4 2 (1.00%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) VoIP
5 1 (0.50%) CTI
5 1 (0.50%) Q.931
5 1 (0.50%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.44%) Crystal Reports
3 21 (10.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 21 (10.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 13 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.97%) RDBMS
6 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.98%) Big Data
8 7 (3.48%) MarkLogic
8 7 (3.48%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.48%) Apache Hive
9 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.99%) DB2
10 5 (2.49%) SQLite
10 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (22.39%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.40%) Ant
3 38 (18.91%) JIRA
4 32 (15.92%) Visual Studio
5 26 (12.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 9 (4.48%) Subversion
7 7 (3.48%) JUnit
7 7 (3.48%) Selenium
8 6 (2.99%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (2.99%) Xcode
9 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.99%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.99%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.49%) Maven
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (1.00%) MSTest
12 2 (1.00%) NetBeans
12 2 (1.00%) NUnit
12 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (16.92%) Finance
2 33 (16.42%) Retail
3 12 (5.97%) Banking
4 10 (4.98%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.99%) Advertising
5 4 (1.99%) Law
6 3 (1.49%) Legal
6 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 138 (68.66%) Developer
2 33 (16.42%) Software Developer
3 31 (15.42%) Applications Developer
4 30 (14.93%) Senior Developer
5 27 (13.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 27 (13.43%) Mobile Developer
6 26 (12.94%) .NET Developer
7 25 (12.44%) Consultant
8 15 (7.46%) Senior Applications Developer
8 15 (7.46%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
9 14 (6.97%) Architect
10 13 (6.47%) Analyst
10 13 (6.47%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.47%) Software Engineer
11 11 (5.47%) Implementation Consultant
11 11 (5.47%) OBIEE Developer
12 10 (4.98%) C# Developer
13 9 (4.48%) Web Developer
14 8 (3.98%) Business Analyst
14 8 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (49.75%) HTML
2 87 (43.28%) CSS
3 79 (39.30%) .NET
4 77 (38.31%) Web Services
5 65 (32.34%) jQuery
6 62 (30.85%) JSON
7 53 (26.37%) HTML5
8 45 (22.39%) XSLT
9 43 (21.39%) Ajax
10 39 (19.40%) AngularJS
11 37 (18.41%) PhoneGap
12 29 (14.43%) Silverlight
13 28 (13.93%) ASP.NET
14 18 (8.96%) WCF
15 16 (7.96%) SOAP
16 12 (5.97%) J2EE
16 12 (5.97%) Spring
16 12 (5.97%) REST
17 11 (5.47%) Java EE
18 10 (4.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.90%) User Experience
2 32 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (15.42%) N-Tier
3 31 (15.42%) Mobile App
4 26 (12.94%) Blackberry
5 21 (10.45%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.48%) Client/Server
7 7 (3.48%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.99%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.49%) Physics
10 2 (1.00%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.00%) Statistics
10 2 (1.00%) NHS
10 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.00%) Open Source
11 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.39%) Windows
2 40 (19.90%) Apple iOS
3 31 (15.42%) Windows 8
3 31 (15.42%) Android
4 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.00%) UNIX
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.85%) MVC
3 51 (25.37%) Software Engineering
4 47 (23.38%) SOA
5 44 (21.89%) OOP
6 39 (19.40%) Mentoring
7 35 (17.41%) iOS Development
8 33 (16.42%) OO
8 33 (16.42%) Scrum
9 31 (15.42%) Project Management
10 27 (13.43%) E-Commerce
11 26 (12.94%) Android Development
12 21 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (8.46%) TDD
14 16 (7.96%) ETL
14 16 (7.96%) Unit Testing
15 15 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
16 14 (6.97%) UML
17 13 (6.47%) CRM
17 13 (6.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (49.75%) SQL
2 94 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 79 (39.30%) Java
4 71 (35.32%) C#
5 33 (16.42%) Objective-C
6 31 (15.42%) VB.NET
7 28 (13.93%) VB
8 26 (12.94%) ActionScript
8 26 (12.94%) ActionScript 3.0
9 24 (11.94%) VB6
10 18 (8.96%) PL/SQL
11 11 (5.47%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.99%) Python
12 4 (1.99%) C++
12 4 (1.99%) Ruby
12 4 (1.99%) XPath
13 3 (1.49%) PHP
14 2 (1.00%) Perl
14 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (25.87%) Security Cleared
2 46 (22.89%) SC Cleared
3 31 (15.42%) Degree
4 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.00%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) MCITP
5 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.49%) QA
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.48%) HDFS
Vendors
1 61 (30.35%) Oracle
2 33 (16.42%) Sencha
3 31 (15.42%) Microsoft
4 26 (12.94%) Appcelerator
5 16 (7.96%) Informatica
6 8 (3.98%) HP
7 7 (3.48%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.99%) Pega
8 6 (2.99%) Talend
8 6 (2.99%) IBM
9 5 (2.49%) BEA
9 5 (2.49%) Sybase
9 5 (2.49%) Vitria
10 4 (1.99%) Adobe
11 3 (1.49%) Altova
11 3 (1.49%) DevExpress
12 2 (1.00%) Telerik
12 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.00%) EPiServer
12 2 (1.00%) Apple
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