The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 41 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 14 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.90% 10.37% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.08% 23.36% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 6
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 107 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.41% 44.40% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 86 97 52
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
West Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Solihull

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) SQL
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (40.91%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) CRM
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) WCF
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.64%) ActionScript
10 3 (13.64%) Flash
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) IIS
10 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
10 3 (13.64%) Internet

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.64%) Flash Builder
3 1 (4.55%) dotTrace
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) WCF
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) WPF
5 3 (13.64%) Flash
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) XSD
7 1 (4.55%) XSL
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) LAMP
7 1 (4.55%) Adobe AIR
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) AS400
2 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) CRM
1 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.55%) System Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) ActionScript
4 3 (13.64%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) RPG
5 2 (9.09%) Delphi
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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