The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 24 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 4.17% 1.72% 24.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.12% 2.44% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Average salary £43,596 £30,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.31% -26.38%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
XML
Worcestershire

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 Redditch region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 68.06% 70.69% 81.97%
Number of salaries quoted 48 39 38
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

XML
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

XML Salary Trend in Redditch

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) SaaS
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) WPF
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Ajax
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) JSON
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Android Development
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
5 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) SaaS
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
1 10 (76.92%) C# Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) WCF
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) Ajax
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) WPF
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Android
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Android Development
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
3 4 (30.77%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle