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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank - 26 19
Permanent jobs citing XML 0 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 4.42% 8.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 26.19% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 15
Average salary - £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
28 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.35% 16.87% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) JSP
2 3 (37.50%) Servlets
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) XPath
2 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) TRADACOMS
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (25.00%) EDIFACT
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 2 (25.00%) EDI
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) Gentran
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) EDI Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Procurement Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) JSP
2 3 (37.50%) Servlets
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) EDIFACT
3 2 (25.00%) EDI
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) HPUX
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) EAM
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) XPath
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft