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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 33 79 43
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -36
Permanent jobs citing XML 101 32 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.81% 1.96% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.58% 6.90% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 92 31 68
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +21.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
609 464 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.02% 28.43% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 559 413 489
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 111 (57.51%) SQL
2 106 (54.92%) .NET
3 99 (51.30%) HTML
3 99 (51.30%) JavaScript
4 92 (47.67%) C#
5 68 (35.23%) CSS
6 67 (34.72%) SQL Server
7 64 (33.16%) Web Services
8 63 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (31.61%) Software Engineering
10 59 (30.57%) JSON
11 58 (30.05%) Java
12 56 (29.02%) MVC
13 49 (25.39%) Oracle
13 49 (25.39%) jQuery
14 48 (24.87%) VB.NET
15 45 (23.32%) ASP.NET
16 44 (22.80%) Visual Studio
17 42 (21.76%) Microsoft
18 41 (21.24%) Degree
19 37 (19.17%) HTML5
20 36 (18.65%) SOA
21 34 (17.62%) Windows
22 31 (16.06%) VB
22 31 (16.06%) Finance
22 31 (16.06%) Git (software)
23 30 (15.54%) OOP
23 30 (15.54%) OO
23 30 (15.54%) JBoss
24 29 (15.03%) Analytical Skills

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (15.54%) JBoss
2 27 (13.99%) WebLogic
3 23 (11.92%) WebSphere
4 14 (7.25%) Tomcat
5 12 (6.22%) Umbraco
6 11 (5.70%) CMS
7 10 (5.18%) SharePoint
7 10 (5.18%) Apache
7 10 (5.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (3.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (3.63%) IIS
9 6 (3.11%) MQSeries
9 6 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.52%) WordPress
12 1 (0.52%) Drupal
12 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.04%) Magento
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.77%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.15%) LAN
2 8 (4.15%) WAN
3 7 (3.63%) SSL
4 4 (2.07%) Internet
5 3 (1.55%) Extranet
5 3 (1.55%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.04%) LDAP
7 1 (0.52%) VoIP
7 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.47%) Crystal Reports
2 26 (13.47%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.36%) RDBMS
4 18 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (6.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 12 (6.22%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (6.22%) DB2
7 11 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.11%) MySQL
10 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.59%) SQLite
11 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.55%) Big Data
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (22.80%) Visual Studio
2 31 (16.06%) Git (software)
3 28 (14.51%) Ant
4 23 (11.92%) JIRA
5 17 (8.81%) Selenium
6 16 (8.29%) JUnit
7 10 (5.18%) Eclipse
8 8 (4.15%) Subversion
9 6 (3.11%) Maven
9 6 (3.11%) Xcode
9 6 (3.11%) NetBeans
9 6 (3.11%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (2.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.55%) PEAR
11 3 (1.55%) Trac
11 3 (1.55%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.55%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.04%) Eclipse RCP
12 2 (1.04%) MSTest
General
1 31 (16.06%) Finance
2 23 (11.92%) Retail
3 15 (7.77%) Banking
4 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.66%) Advertising
6 6 (3.11%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.59%) Marketing
7 5 (2.59%) Law
8 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) Legal
10 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 149 (77.20%) Developer
2 54 (27.98%) Software Developer
3 39 (20.21%) .NET Developer
4 24 (12.44%) Java Developer
4 24 (12.44%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.29%) Architect
6 15 (7.77%) Software Engineer
7 14 (7.25%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.74%) Consultant
8 13 (6.74%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (6.22%) Applications Developer
10 11 (5.70%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.66%) Junior
12 9 (4.66%) Junior Developer
12 9 (4.66%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (3.63%) Mobile Developer
14 6 (3.11%) Java Architect
14 6 (3.11%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (54.92%) .NET
2 99 (51.30%) HTML
3 68 (35.23%) CSS
4 64 (33.16%) Web Services
5 59 (30.57%) JSON
6 49 (25.39%) jQuery
7 45 (23.32%) ASP.NET
8 37 (19.17%) HTML5
9 25 (12.95%) AngularJS
10 24 (12.44%) WCF
11 23 (11.92%) XSLT
12 22 (11.40%) PhoneGap
13 19 (9.84%) Ajax
13 19 (9.84%) .NET Framework
14 17 (8.81%) SOAP
14 17 (8.81%) CSS3
15 16 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (7.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.44%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.81%) Client/Server
4 15 (7.77%) User Experience
5 12 (6.22%) Open Source
5 12 (6.22%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.66%) N-Tier
8 6 (3.11%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.07%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.07%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.07%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.55%) Physics
11 2 (1.04%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.52%) Blog
12 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.62%) Windows
2 18 (9.33%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.22%) Linux
4 9 (4.66%) Android
4 9 (4.66%) UNIX
5 6 (3.11%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.61%) Software Engineering
3 56 (29.02%) MVC
4 36 (18.65%) SOA
5 30 (15.54%) OOP
5 30 (15.54%) OO
6 25 (12.95%) Project Management
7 17 (8.81%) Web Development
8 16 (8.29%) Unit Testing
8 16 (8.29%) iOS Development
8 16 (8.29%) UML
9 15 (7.77%) Scrum
10 14 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.74%) Workflow
11 13 (6.74%) Logistics
11 13 (6.74%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.22%) TDD
13 11 (5.70%) CRM
13 11 (5.70%) E-Commerce
13 11 (5.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 111 (57.51%) SQL
2 99 (51.30%) JavaScript
3 92 (47.67%) C#
4 58 (30.05%) Java
5 48 (24.87%) VB.NET
6 31 (16.06%) VB
7 26 (13.47%) VB6
8 25 (12.95%) T-SQL
9 16 (8.29%) PHP
10 14 (7.25%) Python
10 14 (7.25%) Ruby
11 11 (5.70%) Objective-C
11 11 (5.70%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.63%) C++
12 7 (3.63%) XPath
13 6 (3.11%) Perl
13 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.07%) ActionScript
14 4 (2.07%) ActionScript 3.0
15 3 (1.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 41 (21.24%) Degree
2 17 (8.81%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) HND
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) HDFS
Vendors
1 49 (25.39%) Oracle
2 42 (21.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.18%) Informatica
3 10 (5.18%) Sitecore
4 8 (4.15%) DevExpress
4 8 (4.15%) Altova
5 7 (3.63%) EPiServer
6 6 (3.11%) Sencha
6 6 (3.11%) Talend
7 5 (2.59%) Pega
7 5 (2.59%) Vitria
7 5 (2.59%) BEA
7 5 (2.59%) Sybase
7 5 (2.59%) IBM
8 4 (2.07%) Adobe
8 4 (2.07%) Appcelerator
9 3 (1.55%) Ektron
10 2 (1.04%) HP
10 2 (1.04%) Apple
11 1 (0.52%) Lotus
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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