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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 17 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.33% 1.40% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.67% 8.33% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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
30 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.71% 16.78% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 33
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in the Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) XSLT
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) UML
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) Coaching
5 6 (37.50%) User Stories
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
6 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (31.25%) Mobile App

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) DB2
5 1 (6.25%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Liquibase
4 2 (12.50%) JBehave
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) JUnit
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JDeveloper
4 2 (12.50%) Log4j
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Web Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) XSLT
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) Flash
6 4 (25.00%) SOAP
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (12.50%) Struts
7 2 (12.50%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) EJB
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) JDBC
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 6 (37.50%) Coaching
4 6 (37.50%) UML
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) Product Management
6 4 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C
6 1 (6.25%) COBOL
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) NATURAL
6 1 (6.25%) JCL
6 1 (6.25%) VB6
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) KANA
4 2 (12.50%) Coverity
4 2 (12.50%) Guidewire
5 1 (6.25%) IBM