The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 32 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.17% 2.44% 18.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 21.43% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 17
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
XML
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.54% 11.38% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 41
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £18,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £40,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

XML
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

XML Salary Trend in Shropshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Shropshire

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) VB
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 3 (23.08%) VBScript
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) SaaS
9 2 (15.38%) HTML5
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) EDI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) WPF
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) EDI
6 1 (7.69%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) OOP
1 4 (30.77%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) BPEL
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) BPMN
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) VB
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (23.08%) VBScript
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) VBA
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
7 1 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (15.38%) Sage
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) SEEBURGER