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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 24 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing XML 67 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.34% 5.95% 11.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.87% 13.11% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 57
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,670 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
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
355 305 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 49.51% 45.39% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 298 274 203
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 £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Burton-upon-Trent -4 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Stoke-on-Trent -7 8 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Cannock +2 6 £40,670 +16.20%
Lichfield -4 6 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Tamworth 0 2 £32,500 -
XML
West Midlands

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 117 (84.78%) HTML
2 112 (81.16%) .NET
3 102 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 102 (73.91%) CSS
4 100 (72.46%) SQL
5 86 (62.32%) VB.NET
6 81 (58.70%) SQL Server
7 79 (57.25%) JavaScript
8 78 (56.52%) C#
9 76 (55.07%) HTML5
10 66 (47.83%) Microsoft
11 56 (40.58%) MVC
12 50 (36.23%) Ajax
13 46 (33.33%) CSS3
14 40 (28.99%) XSLT
14 40 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (27.54%) Web Development
16 36 (26.09%) Unit Testing
16 36 (26.09%) N-Tier
17 34 (24.64%) XHTML
18 33 (23.91%) SOA
18 33 (23.91%) Finance
19 32 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (22.46%) JIRA
20 31 (22.46%) SEO
20 31 (22.46%) AccuRev
21 29 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
22 28 (20.29%) jQuery
23 27 (19.57%) .NET Framework
23 27 (19.57%) MS Excel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (17.39%) IIS
2 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.35%) MS Office
3 3 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.35%) Line 500
2 5 (3.62%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (9.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.80%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.80%) MySQL
4 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.90%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.90%) OLAP
6 4 (2.90%) QlikView
6 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.72%) DTS
Development Applications
1 31 (22.46%) JIRA
2 18 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.25%) Subversion
4 6 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.45%) NetAdvantage
6 2 (1.45%) LLBLGen Pro
7 1 (0.72%) JDeveloper
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 4 (2.90%) Billing
3 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.45%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 116 (84.06%) Developer
2 73 (52.90%) .NET Developer
3 41 (29.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 27 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (19.57%) C# Developer
5 26 (18.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (17.39%) Web Developer
7 17 (12.32%) Senior Developer
7 17 (12.32%) Agile .NET Developer
7 17 (12.32%) Agile C# Developer
8 15 (10.87%) VB.NET Developer
9 13 (9.42%) Lead Developer
10 11 (7.97%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.52%) DBA
12 8 (5.80%) Administrator
12 8 (5.80%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (5.80%) Java Developer
13 6 (4.35%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (84.78%) HTML
2 112 (81.16%) .NET
3 102 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 102 (73.91%) CSS
4 76 (55.07%) HTML5
5 50 (36.23%) Ajax
6 46 (33.33%) CSS3
7 40 (28.99%) XSLT
7 40 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (24.64%) XHTML
9 28 (20.29%) jQuery
10 27 (19.57%) .NET Framework
11 26 (18.84%) Web Services
12 24 (17.39%) SOAP
13 13 (9.42%) WPF
14 12 (8.70%) WCF
14 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (6.52%) JSON
16 8 (5.80%) J2EE
16 8 (5.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.09%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.62%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.17%) Open Source
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.80%) Windows
1 8 (5.80%) Linux
2 7 (5.07%) CentOS
3 4 (2.90%) Android
4 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.58%) MVC
2 38 (27.54%) Web Development
3 36 (26.09%) Unit Testing
4 33 (23.91%) SOA
5 32 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (22.46%) SEO
7 29 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (18.84%) TDD
8 26 (18.84%) Document Management
9 19 (13.77%) OO
10 8 (5.80%) CRM
10 8 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.07%) OOP
11 7 (5.07%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.62%) Analytics
13 4 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (2.90%) ETL
13 4 (2.90%) Multidimensional Analysis
13 4 (2.90%) ITIL
14 2 (1.45%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 100 (72.46%) SQL
2 86 (62.32%) VB.NET
3 79 (57.25%) JavaScript
4 78 (56.52%) C#
5 16 (11.59%) VB
6 12 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.80%) PHP
7 8 (5.80%) Java
8 7 (5.07%) PHP5
8 7 (5.07%) VBA
9 3 (2.17%) VB6
10 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (11.59%) Degree
2 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 66 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.46%) AccuRev
3 7 (5.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.35%) Sage
5 5 (3.62%) Google
6 4 (2.90%) Logi Analytics
7 3 (2.17%) Apple
8 2 (1.45%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.72%) Telerik
9 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle
Lichfield, Staffordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
360 Resourcing
Salary: £27k - 35k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago