The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 21 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.46% 0.58% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 2.44% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £40,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,625 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.56%
XML
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.21% 23.98% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 19
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

XML
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

XML Salary Trend in the Midlands

XML
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in the Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) SAS
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SPSS
3 4 (50.00%) Teradata
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (50.00%) Tableau
4 3 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (50.00%) SAS
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Mule
2 1 (12.50%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) MailChimp
1 1 (12.50%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) CTI
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Business Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) IVR
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
1 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Tableau
2 4 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) KANA