The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 33 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 14 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.32% 8.07% 15.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.14% 21.70% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 34
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.64% 37.19% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 105
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

XML
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

XML Salary Trend in Solihull

XML
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Solihull

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 31 (62.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (54.00%) .NET
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.00%) C#
4 20 (40.00%) HTML
4 20 (40.00%) Web Services
5 19 (38.00%) CSS
6 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (30.00%) SOAP
7 15 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 15 (30.00%) Degree
7 15 (30.00%) Manual Testing
7 15 (30.00%) Test Automation
8 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (22.00%) Project Management
9 11 (22.00%) SQL
10 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.00%) MVC
10 10 (20.00%) Usability Testing
11 9 (18.00%) WPF
11 9 (18.00%) Silverlight
11 9 (18.00%) LINQ
11 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
11 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
12 7 (14.00%) WCF
12 7 (14.00%) REST
13 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
14 5 (10.00%) ISEB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (4.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (62.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) MSTest
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (24.00%) Software Tester
3 12 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Tester
3 12 (24.00%) Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Silverlight Developer
5 4 (8.00%) WPF Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Tester
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) HTML
2 20 (40.00%) Web Services
3 19 (38.00%) CSS
4 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (30.00%) SOAP
6 9 (18.00%) WPF
6 9 (18.00%) Silverlight
6 9 (18.00%) LINQ
7 7 (14.00%) WCF
7 7 (14.00%) REST
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.00%) jQuery
10 2 (4.00%) XSLT
10 2 (4.00%) WinForms
11 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Manual Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (22.00%) Project Management
5 10 (20.00%) MVC
5 10 (20.00%) Usability Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.00%) Content Management
10 2 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) XAML
6 2 (4.00%) VB6
6 2 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.00%) Ektron
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