The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.30% 20.00% 20.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 29.55% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 44 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 52.75% 67.69% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 9
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,900
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 Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Telerik
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) DTS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Telerik
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft