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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 46 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing XML 83 100 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.28% 4.97% 5.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.43% 15.02% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 73 88 92
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £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
575 666 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.62% 33.12% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 508 605 510
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
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 24 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 62 (51.24%) SQL
2 61 (50.41%) C#
3 60 (49.59%) HTML
4 58 (47.93%) Web Services
5 54 (44.63%) JavaScript
6 53 (43.80%) .NET
7 52 (42.98%) CSS
8 51 (42.15%) Degree
9 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
10 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
11 33 (27.27%) Java
12 32 (26.45%) OO
13 30 (24.79%) WCF
14 29 (23.97%) SOAP
15 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (21.49%) jQuery
16 26 (21.49%) Unit Testing
16 26 (21.49%) Windows
17 23 (19.01%) CRM
17 23 (19.01%) SharePoint
17 23 (19.01%) Data Modelling
18 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
18 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
19 20 (16.53%) Web Development
19 20 (16.53%) TDD
20 19 (15.70%) HTML5
21 18 (14.88%) Team Foundation Server
21 18 (14.88%) Dynamics CRM
21 18 (14.88%) XSLT
21 18 (14.88%) VB.NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (19.01%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.92%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (7.44%) IIS
4 8 (6.61%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.31%) WordPress
5 4 (3.31%) Apache
5 4 (3.31%) CMS
6 3 (2.48%) Drupal
6 3 (2.48%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.65%) Confluence
7 2 (1.65%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.65%) FileNet
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (14.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.48%) Magento
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.83%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.44%) MySQL
5 8 (6.61%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.13%) Data Mining
7 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.65%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.65%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.83%) DTS
10 1 (0.83%) Informix
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (14.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.92%) Subversion
3 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.96%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.13%) JIRA
5 5 (4.13%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.31%) Ant
6 4 (3.31%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (3.31%) CruiseControl
7 3 (2.48%) Maven
7 3 (2.48%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.48%) PhoneGap
7 3 (2.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.48%) Hudson
8 2 (1.65%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (1.65%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.83%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.83%) Selenium
9 1 (0.83%) Synon
General
1 16 (13.22%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Retail
3 5 (4.13%) Law
4 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (75.21%) Developer
2 17 (14.05%) CRM Developer
3 14 (11.57%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.57%) .NET Developer
3 14 (11.57%) Applications Developer
3 14 (11.57%) Software Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Developer
5 12 (9.92%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Programmer
8 8 (6.61%) Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.79%) BizTalk Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Systems Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (49.59%) HTML
2 58 (47.93%) Web Services
3 53 (43.80%) .NET
4 52 (42.98%) CSS
5 30 (24.79%) WCF
6 29 (23.97%) SOAP
7 26 (21.49%) jQuery
8 19 (15.70%) HTML5
9 18 (14.88%) XSLT
10 16 (13.22%) Silverlight
10 16 (13.22%) ASP.NET
11 15 (12.40%) Spring
12 13 (10.74%) .NET Framework
13 12 (9.92%) Ajax
13 12 (9.92%) J2EE
14 11 (9.09%) Hibernate
15 9 (7.44%) REST
16 8 (6.61%) DOM
16 8 (6.61%) JSON
16 8 (6.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.13%) Open Source
4 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.48%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.65%) NHS
6 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.65%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.65%) Statistics
6 2 (1.65%) AS400
7 1 (0.83%) Physics
7 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) iSeries
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.49%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (4.96%) UNIX
3 5 (4.13%) Linux
4 3 (2.48%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.48%) Android
4 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.45%) OO
2 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (21.49%) Unit Testing
4 23 (19.01%) CRM
4 23 (19.01%) Data Modelling
5 20 (16.53%) Web Development
5 20 (16.53%) TDD
6 16 (13.22%) OOP
7 12 (9.92%) Project Planning
7 12 (9.92%) MVC
7 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.26%) Scrum
8 10 (8.26%) Workflow
8 10 (8.26%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.44%) SOA
10 8 (6.61%) UML
11 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 62 (51.24%) SQL
2 61 (50.41%) C#
3 54 (44.63%) JavaScript
4 33 (27.27%) Java
5 18 (14.88%) VB.NET
6 13 (10.74%) PHP
7 12 (9.92%) T-SQL
8 10 (8.26%) VB
8 10 (8.26%) C++
9 8 (6.61%) ActionScript
10 7 (5.79%) VB6
11 5 (4.13%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.13%) RPG
12 4 (3.31%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (3.31%) Delphi
12 4 (3.31%) X++
12 4 (3.31%) XPath
13 3 (2.48%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.48%) C
14 2 (1.65%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 51 (42.15%) Degree
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.92%) Security Cleared
4 10 (8.26%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.61%) MCITP
6 3 (2.48%) MCSD
6 3 (2.48%) MCSE
7 2 (1.65%) ISEB
7 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) SLA
2 4 (3.31%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.88%) Oracle
3 12 (9.92%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.79%) Sencha
5 6 (4.96%) Zend
6 4 (3.31%) JBoss
6 4 (3.31%) Adobe
7 3 (2.48%) Appcelerator
7 3 (2.48%) Facebook
8 2 (1.65%) Twitter
8 2 (1.65%) SAP
8 2 (1.65%) IBM
8 2 (1.65%) VMware
8 2 (1.65%) Telerik
9 1 (0.83%) Perforce
9 1 (0.83%) Google
9 1 (0.83%) webMethods
9 1 (0.83%) HP
9 1 (0.83%) Software AG
9 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
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