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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 31 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 10 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.10% 14.14% 8.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.90% 28.28% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 18
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
84 145 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 34.43% 50.00% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 78 129 101
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £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 4 August 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Solihull

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) C#
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
5 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) SOAP
6 9 (25.71%) Web Services
6 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
8 7 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (20.00%) MVC
8 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (20.00%) WCF
8 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.14%) REST
9 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.29%) Degree
10 5 (14.29%) WPF
10 5 (14.29%) Silverlight
10 5 (14.29%) LINQ
10 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.43%) Windows
11 4 (11.43%) Project Management
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle
11 4 (11.43%) CRM
11 4 (11.43%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (5.71%) Umbraco
1 2 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.57%) MSTest
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Silverlight Developer
4 4 (11.43%) WPF Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) CSS
4 9 (25.71%) SOAP
4 9 (25.71%) Web Services
4 9 (25.71%) HTML
5 7 (20.00%) WCF
6 6 (17.14%) REST
7 5 (14.29%) WPF
7 5 (14.29%) Silverlight
7 5 (14.29%) LINQ
8 4 (11.43%) jQuery
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.57%) Ajax
9 3 (8.57%) JSON
10 2 (5.71%) WinForms
10 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (2.86%) Spring
11 1 (2.86%) J2EE
11 1 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) MVC
2 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Usability Testing
4 4 (11.43%) CRM
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) API Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) EAM
6 2 (5.71%) Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) VB6
7 1 (2.86%) CFML
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.71%) Ektron
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago