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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 39 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 31 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.81% 8.49% 6.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.73% 17.65% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 56 37
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,670 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +3.06%
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
289 340 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 44.88% 48.09% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 265 286 269
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

XML
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

XML Salary Trend in Staffordshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

XML
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +9 16 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Burton-upon-Trent +5 8 £30,000 -22.58%
Stafford - 3 £35,000 -
Lichfield -7 1 £40,000 +33.33%
XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 63 (77.78%) C#
1 63 (77.78%) .NET
2 49 (60.49%) SQL
3 45 (55.56%) HTML
4 43 (53.09%) SQL Server
5 41 (50.62%) ASP.NET
6 40 (49.38%) MVC
7 36 (44.44%) CSS
8 31 (38.27%) Web Services
9 26 (32.10%) T-SQL
10 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (29.63%) .NET Framework
11 23 (28.40%) HTML5
12 22 (27.16%) VB.NET
12 22 (27.16%) SOAP
13 21 (25.93%) Finance
14 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
15 15 (18.52%) WCF
15 15 (18.52%) Web Development
16 14 (17.28%) VB
17 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
17 13 (16.05%) SOA
17 13 (16.05%) LINQ
17 13 (16.05%) JSON
18 11 (13.58%) Degree
18 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (13.58%) Entity Framework
18 11 (13.58%) REST
18 11 (13.58%) N-Tier
18 11 (13.58%) WinForms

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (12.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.23%) JBoss
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (53.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.23%) MySQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQLite
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
2 10 (12.35%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.23%) Xcode
3 1 (1.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Retail
2 8 (9.88%) Back Office
3 7 (8.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (86.42%) Developer
2 29 (35.80%) Web Developer
3 20 (24.69%) .NET Developer
4 15 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Software Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.64%) SEO Executive
8 7 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (3.70%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.47%) Junior
11 2 (2.47%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.47%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (77.78%) .NET
2 45 (55.56%) HTML
3 41 (50.62%) ASP.NET
4 36 (44.44%) CSS
5 31 (38.27%) Web Services
6 24 (29.63%) .NET Framework
7 23 (28.40%) HTML5
8 22 (27.16%) SOAP
9 15 (18.52%) WCF
10 13 (16.05%) LINQ
10 13 (16.05%) JSON
11 11 (13.58%) WinForms
11 11 (13.58%) Entity Framework
11 11 (13.58%) REST
12 10 (12.35%) ADO.NET
13 9 (11.11%) jQuery
13 9 (11.11%) CSS3
14 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (6.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) N-Tier
2 10 (12.35%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.64%) User Experience
3 7 (8.64%) Social Media
4 1 (1.23%) iPad
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.23%) EPoS
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) MVC
2 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) Web Development
4 13 (16.05%) SOA
5 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (9.88%) Analytics
6 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.64%) Internet Marketing
7 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.64%) Web Analytics
7 7 (8.64%) Time Management
7 7 (8.64%) Data Analysis
7 7 (8.64%) SEO
8 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.17%) Workflow
10 3 (3.70%) OO
11 2 (2.47%) Migration
11 2 (2.47%) OOP
11 2 (2.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 63 (77.78%) C#
2 49 (60.49%) SQL
3 26 (32.10%) T-SQL
4 22 (27.16%) VB.NET
5 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.28%) VB
7 10 (12.35%) Java
8 9 (11.11%) VBA
9 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.23%) VB6
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Google
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.23%) Cognos
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago