The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 6 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 17.31% 8.82% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.43% 25.00% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 2
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £38,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,500 £42,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Walsall region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 33.65% 35.29% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 31
Median salary £38,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.14% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

XML
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

XML Salary Trend in Walsall

XML
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Walsall

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for XML.

1 40 (63.49%) JavaScript
1 40 (63.49%) OO
2 34 (53.97%) Java
2 34 (53.97%) J2EE
2 34 (53.97%) Pega
3 26 (41.27%) Ajax
3 26 (41.27%) Decision Table
3 26 (41.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (33.33%) WCF
4 21 (33.33%) MVC
4 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 21 (33.33%) .NET
4 21 (33.33%) C#
5 20 (31.75%) SQL
5 20 (31.75%) CSS
5 20 (31.75%) jQuery
6 16 (25.40%) Oracle
7 15 (23.81%) Web Services
7 15 (23.81%) Sitecore
7 15 (23.81%) JSON
8 14 (22.22%) CSS3
8 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Umbraco
9 8 (12.70%) EPiServer
9 8 (12.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (12.70%) XPath
9 8 (12.70%) Degree
9 8 (12.70%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.70%) CMS
1 8 (12.70%) Sitecore CMS
1 8 (12.70%) Umbraco
1 8 (12.70%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (4.76%) HFM
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) DB2
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Mercurial
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Architect
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Financials Support
5 3 (4.76%) Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Consultant
7 1 (1.59%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 1 (1.59%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.97%) J2EE
2 26 (41.27%) Ajax
3 21 (33.33%) .NET
3 21 (33.33%) WCF
4 20 (31.75%) CSS
4 20 (31.75%) jQuery
5 15 (23.81%) JSON
5 15 (23.81%) Web Services
6 14 (22.22%) CSS3
7 8 (12.70%) EJB
7 8 (12.70%) JSP
7 8 (12.70%) Servlets
7 8 (12.70%) XSLT
8 6 (9.52%) HTML
8 6 (9.52%) HTML5
8 6 (9.52%) XSL
9 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (7.94%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Client/Server
1 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (12.70%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) OO
2 26 (41.27%) Decision Table
2 26 (41.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 21 (33.33%) MVC
4 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.70%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
5 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.11%) SDLC
6 7 (11.11%) Web Development
7 6 (9.52%) OOD
8 4 (6.35%) E-business
8 4 (6.35%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (6.35%) Workflow
9 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.59%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 40 (63.49%) JavaScript
2 34 (53.97%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) C#
4 20 (31.75%) SQL
5 8 (12.70%) PL/SQL
5 8 (12.70%) XPath
5 8 (12.70%) XQuery
6 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Pega
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle
3 15 (23.81%) Sitecore
4 8 (12.70%) EPiServer
4 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.76%) Hyperion