The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 22 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 74 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.16% 6.48% 10.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.02% 13.35% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61 43 55
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
389 322 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 53.43% 48.49% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 324 293 203
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -8 10 £37,500 +13.63% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -2 9 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Lichfield -3 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Cannock - 5 £40,670 - 1
Tamworth +6 2 £32,500 -7.14%
XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 119 (85.00%) HTML
2 117 (83.57%) .NET
3 104 (74.29%) CSS
4 100 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 94 (67.14%) SQL
6 84 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 84 (60.00%) VB.NET
7 82 (58.57%) SQL Server
8 75 (53.57%) C#
8 75 (53.57%) HTML5
9 62 (44.29%) Microsoft
10 58 (41.43%) MVC
11 53 (37.86%) Ajax
12 47 (33.57%) CSS3
13 44 (31.43%) XSLT
14 41 (29.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (26.43%) N-Tier
15 37 (26.43%) Unit Testing
16 36 (25.71%) Web Development
17 35 (25.00%) Finance
18 34 (24.29%) SOA
18 34 (24.29%) XHTML
19 32 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (22.14%) AccuRev
20 31 (22.14%) SEO
20 31 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
20 31 (22.14%) JIRA
21 29 (20.71%) .NET Framework
21 29 (20.71%) Web Services
22 26 (18.57%) Document Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (16.43%) IIS
2 8 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
2 6 (4.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.29%) Line 500
3 3 (2.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) Internet
2 3 (2.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (58.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.00%) MySQL
5 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.29%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.86%) QlikView
6 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.86%) OLAP
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.43%) DTS
7 2 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (22.14%) JIRA
2 19 (13.57%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.43%) Subversion
4 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.43%) NetAdvantage
6 2 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.43%) LLBLGen Pro
7 1 (0.71%) JDeveloper
General
1 35 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Billing
3 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Retail
4 2 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 118 (84.29%) Developer
2 74 (52.86%) .NET Developer
3 40 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 26 (18.57%) C# Developer
4 26 (18.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (17.14%) Web Developer
7 19 (13.57%) Senior Developer
8 16 (11.43%) Agile .NET Developer
8 16 (11.43%) Agile C# Developer
9 15 (10.71%) VB.NET Developer
10 12 (8.57%) Lead Developer
11 11 (7.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (6.43%) Senior Web Developer
13 8 (5.71%) DBA
14 7 (5.00%) Software Developer
15 6 (4.29%) Administrator
16 5 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
16 5 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
16 5 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (85.00%) HTML
2 117 (83.57%) .NET
3 104 (74.29%) CSS
4 100 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 75 (53.57%) HTML5
6 53 (37.86%) Ajax
7 47 (33.57%) CSS3
8 44 (31.43%) XSLT
9 41 (29.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (24.29%) XHTML
11 29 (20.71%) .NET Framework
11 29 (20.71%) Web Services
12 26 (18.57%) jQuery
13 23 (16.43%) SOAP
14 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (9.29%) JSON
16 12 (8.57%) WPF
17 11 (7.86%) WCF
18 10 (7.14%) WinForms
19 7 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.43%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.57%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.14%) Open Source
5 2 (1.43%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.86%) Windows
2 7 (5.00%) Linux
3 6 (4.29%) CentOS
4 4 (2.86%) Android
5 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.43%) MVC
2 37 (26.43%) Unit Testing
3 36 (25.71%) Web Development
4 34 (24.29%) SOA
5 32 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (22.14%) SEO
6 31 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (18.57%) Document Management
7 26 (18.57%) TDD
8 18 (12.86%) OO
9 11 (7.86%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.14%) CRM
11 8 (5.71%) Analytics
12 7 (5.00%) OOP
13 6 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (2.86%) Multidimensional Analysis
14 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (2.86%) ETL
14 4 (2.86%) ITIL
15 2 (1.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 94 (67.14%) SQL
2 84 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 84 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 75 (53.57%) C#
4 16 (11.43%) VB
5 13 (9.29%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.71%) PHP
7 7 (5.00%) VBA
8 6 (4.29%) PHP5
9 5 (3.57%) Java
10 3 (2.14%) VB6
11 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Degree
2 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 62 (44.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.14%) AccuRev
3 8 (5.71%) Google
4 6 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.29%) Sage
5 4 (2.86%) Logi Analytics
6 3 (2.14%) Apple
6 3 (2.14%) Telerik
7 2 (1.43%) Infragistics
7 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
CCity IT
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago