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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 60 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.25% 5.61% 12.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.24% 13.53% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 60 25 59
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
329 266 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.25% 41.43% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 283 229 202
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +1 13 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -2 10 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Cannock +1 6 £40,670 +16.20%
Tamworth +1 5 £25,000 -28.57%
Lichfield -3 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 109 (79.56%) HTML
1 109 (79.56%) .NET
2 106 (77.37%) ASP.NET
3 103 (75.18%) SQL
4 95 (69.34%) CSS
5 89 (64.96%) VB.NET
6 88 (64.23%) SQL Server
7 84 (61.31%) C#
8 72 (52.55%) JavaScript
8 72 (52.55%) Microsoft
8 72 (52.55%) HTML5
9 66 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (39.42%) MVC
11 46 (33.58%) Ajax
12 44 (32.12%) CSS3
13 41 (29.93%) Web Development
14 36 (26.28%) XSLT
14 36 (26.28%) MS Excel
14 36 (26.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (26.28%) Unit Testing
15 35 (25.55%) XHTML
15 35 (25.55%) N-Tier
16 33 (24.09%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (23.36%) SOA
17 32 (23.36%) .NET Framework
18 31 (22.63%) JIRA
18 31 (22.63%) SEO
18 31 (22.63%) AccuRev
19 30 (21.90%) Mentoring
20 28 (20.44%) jQuery

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (16.79%) IIS
2 6 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.38%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 36 (26.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.38%) Line 500
2 5 (3.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (64.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (10.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (8.03%) RDBMS
5 11 (8.03%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.84%) MySQL
7 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.92%) QlikView
8 4 (2.92%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.92%) OLAP
8 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.73%) DTS
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (22.63%) JIRA
2 22 (16.06%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.30%) Subversion
4 6 (4.38%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.46%) LLBLGen Pro
5 2 (1.46%) NetAdvantage
6 1 (0.73%) JDeveloper
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 4 (2.92%) Billing
3 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Games
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (79.56%) Developer
2 79 (57.66%) .NET Developer
3 44 (32.12%) ASP.NET Developer
4 26 (18.98%) C# Developer
4 26 (18.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (18.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (15.33%) Web Developer
7 17 (12.41%) Agile .NET Developer
7 17 (12.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 15 (10.95%) VB.NET Developer
9 12 (8.76%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.03%) DBA
10 11 (8.03%) Administrator
10 11 (8.03%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.30%) Lead Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Java Developer
13 6 (4.38%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (4.38%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (4.38%) Software Developer
14 5 (3.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (79.56%) HTML
1 109 (79.56%) .NET
2 106 (77.37%) ASP.NET
3 95 (69.34%) CSS
4 72 (52.55%) HTML5
5 46 (33.58%) Ajax
6 44 (32.12%) CSS3
7 36 (26.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (26.28%) XSLT
8 35 (25.55%) XHTML
9 32 (23.36%) .NET Framework
10 28 (20.44%) jQuery
11 20 (14.60%) Web Services
12 18 (13.14%) SOAP
13 17 (12.41%) WPF
14 16 (11.68%) WCF
15 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (5.84%) LAMP
16 8 (5.84%) WinForms
17 7 (5.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.55%) N-Tier
2 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.65%) Internet of Things
4 4 (2.92%) Open Source
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Windows
2 8 (5.84%) Linux
3 7 (5.11%) CentOS
4 3 (2.19%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.73%) Android
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (39.42%) MVC
3 41 (29.93%) Web Development
4 36 (26.28%) Unit Testing
5 33 (24.09%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (23.36%) SOA
7 31 (22.63%) SEO
8 30 (21.90%) Mentoring
9 26 (18.98%) TDD
9 26 (18.98%) Document Management
10 21 (15.33%) OO
11 11 (8.03%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (6.57%) OOP
13 7 (5.11%) CRM
14 5 (3.65%) E-Commerce
15 4 (2.92%) ETL
15 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (2.92%) Multidimensional Analysis
16 2 (1.46%) Scrum
16 2 (1.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (75.18%) SQL
2 89 (64.96%) VB.NET
3 84 (61.31%) C#
4 72 (52.55%) JavaScript
5 21 (15.33%) VB
6 11 (8.03%) T-SQL
7 10 (7.30%) PHP
8 7 (5.11%) Java
8 7 (5.11%) VBA
8 7 (5.11%) PHP5
9 3 (2.19%) VB6
10 2 (1.46%) VBScript
11 1 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 72 (52.55%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.63%) AccuRev
3 7 (5.11%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.38%) Sage
5 4 (2.92%) Logi Analytics
6 2 (1.46%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.73%) Telerik
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Circa £15k+
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 7 days ago