The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 22 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 1.79% 7.69% 46.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 13.33% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XML
Staffordshire

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 Lichfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 58.93% 57.69% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 26
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

XML
Salary Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Lichfield region.

XML Salary Trend in Lichfield

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) VCP4