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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 22 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 10 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.35% 5.73% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.56% 22.50% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 6
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
18 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.24% 25.48% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 28
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +18.75%
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 3 June 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in the Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Graphic Design
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 3 (30.00%) Java

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) Adabas
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Log4j
3 2 (20.00%) JBehave
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Liquibase
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) EJB
5 2 (20.00%) JDBC
5 2 (20.00%) JSP
5 2 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (20.00%) Struts
5 2 (20.00%) Flash
5 2 (20.00%) JPA
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) NATURAL
5 1 (10.00%) JCL
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Coverity
2 2 (20.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (10.00%) IBM