The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 40 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing XML 296 258 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.15% 4.96% 7.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.84% 13.78% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 256 227 335
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
XML
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1994 1872 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.67% 36.01% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1673 1658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XML
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XML Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XML
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

XML
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Birmingham +14 108 £57,000 +31.03% 12
Staffordshire -7 50 £30,000 -22.58% 6
Warwickshire -4 40 £38,000 +8.57% 9
Coventry -1 36 £39,000 -2.50% 12
Solihull -4 27 £37,500 - 2
Herefordshire - 12 £33,250 - 2
Shropshire +6 8 £36,000 - 3
Worcestershire -17 7 £37,500 - 1
Walsall - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton -10 1 £40,000 +110.52%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £24,000 - 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 383 (61.97%) HTML
2 375 (60.68%) .NET
3 327 (52.91%) C#
4 318 (51.46%) SQL
5 317 (51.29%) SQL Server
6 316 (51.13%) JavaScript
7 284 (45.95%) CSS
8 228 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
9 218 (35.28%) ASP.NET
10 216 (34.95%) Microsoft
11 213 (34.47%) Web Services
12 200 (32.36%) VB.NET
13 183 (29.61%) MVC
14 150 (24.27%) jQuery
15 129 (20.87%) Java
16 121 (19.58%) HTML5
17 120 (19.42%) Finance
18 117 (18.93%) Ajax
19 112 (18.12%) Windows
20 111 (17.96%) Degree
21 107 (17.31%) Visual Studio
22 106 (17.15%) Oracle
23 103 (16.67%) XSLT
24 97 (15.70%) .NET Framework
25 92 (14.89%) Software Engineering
25 92 (14.89%) OO
26 88 (14.24%) MS Excel
27 86 (13.92%) WCF
28 83 (13.43%) Web Development
28 83 (13.43%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 81 (13.11%) SharePoint
2 47 (7.61%) IIS
3 40 (6.47%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 25 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 25 (4.05%) WebSphere
6 20 (3.24%) JBoss
7 18 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
8 14 (2.27%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.62%) Apache
10 9 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.46%) MS Exchange
10 9 (1.46%) CMS
11 7 (1.13%) Apache Pig
11 7 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.13%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.65%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.65%) WordPress
13 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 88 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.37%) MS Office
3 6 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.65%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.16%) GIMP
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 39 (6.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (3.07%) Oracle iProcurement
4 18 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (1.29%) Line 500
7 7 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (1.13%) Summit
8 6 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.81%) Maximo
10 4 (0.65%) e-Work
11 2 (0.32%) Enfinity
11 2 (0.32%) Magento
11 2 (0.32%) Epicor Vantage
12 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) SaaS
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.34%) Internet
2 20 (3.24%) Intranet
3 12 (1.94%) HTTP
4 9 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.46%) SAN
5 8 (1.29%) SSL
6 7 (1.13%) ATM
6 7 (1.13%) LAN
6 7 (1.13%) WAN
7 2 (0.32%) CTI
7 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.32%) FTP
8 1 (0.16%) Q.931
8 1 (0.16%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (51.29%) SQL Server
2 64 (10.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (7.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (6.63%) Relational Database
5 40 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (4.85%) MySQL
7 28 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (4.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 24 (3.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 23 (3.72%) RDBMS
11 22 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (3.07%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (2.43%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.78%) OLAP
15 9 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.46%) Big Data
15 9 (1.46%) MS Access
15 9 (1.46%) Data Mining
16 7 (1.13%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 107 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 56 (9.06%) JIRA
3 39 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (6.15%) Git (software)
5 36 (5.83%) Ant
6 35 (5.66%) Subversion
7 25 (4.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 13 (2.10%) JUnit
9 8 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (1.29%) Selenium
10 7 (1.13%) Hudson
11 6 (0.97%) Maven
11 6 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.81%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.81%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.65%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.65%) NetAdvantage
13 4 (0.65%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 120 (19.42%) Finance
2 64 (10.36%) Retail
3 30 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.40%) Banking
5 11 (1.78%) Law
6 10 (1.62%) Marketing
7 8 (1.29%) Advertising
8 7 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.65%) Local Government
9 4 (0.65%) Billing
9 4 (0.65%) Military
10 3 (0.49%) Legal
10 3 (0.49%) Games
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 426 (68.93%) Developer
2 173 (27.99%) .NET Developer
3 92 (14.89%) Senior Developer
4 90 (14.56%) C# Developer
5 71 (11.49%) Analyst
6 57 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 53 (8.58%) Consultant
8 49 (7.93%) Software Developer
9 47 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
10 43 (6.96%) Web Developer
11 39 (6.31%) Applications Developer
12 37 (5.99%) Java Developer
13 33 (5.34%) VB.NET Developer
14 28 (4.53%) Junior Developer
14 28 (4.53%) Junior
14 28 (4.53%) CRM Developer
15 27 (4.37%) Senior C# Developer
16 25 (4.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 25 (4.05%) Mobile Developer
16 25 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (61.97%) HTML
2 375 (60.68%) .NET
3 284 (45.95%) CSS
4 218 (35.28%) ASP.NET
5 213 (34.47%) Web Services
6 150 (24.27%) jQuery
7 121 (19.58%) HTML5
8 117 (18.93%) Ajax
9 103 (16.67%) XSLT
10 97 (15.70%) .NET Framework
11 86 (13.92%) WCF
12 83 (13.43%) SOAP
13 79 (12.78%) WPF
14 61 (9.87%) JSON
15 54 (8.74%) Silverlight
16 52 (8.41%) CSS3
17 43 (6.96%) DHTML
17 43 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (5.83%) AngularJS
19 35 (5.66%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.33%) Computer Science
2 48 (7.77%) N-Tier
3 39 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (6.15%) User Experience
5 36 (5.83%) Mobile App
6 25 (4.05%) Blackberry
6 25 (4.05%) Mathematics
7 21 (3.40%) Smartcard
8 15 (2.43%) Client/Server
9 14 (2.27%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.94%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.29%) Open Source
12 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.13%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.13%) CMDB
13 5 (0.81%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.49%) NHS
15 2 (0.32%) Physics
15 2 (0.32%) Statistics
16 1 (0.16%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 112 (18.12%) Windows
2 35 (5.66%) Android
3 30 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 29 (4.69%) Windows 8
5 22 (3.56%) Linux
5 22 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.91%) UNIX
7 15 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.13%) CentOS
9 3 (0.49%) AIX
9 3 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (29.61%) MVC
3 92 (14.89%) Software Engineering
3 92 (14.89%) OO
4 83 (13.43%) Web Development
5 72 (11.65%) SOA
5 72 (11.65%) Mentoring
6 68 (11.00%) Unit Testing
6 68 (11.00%) CRM
7 61 (9.87%) OOP
8 55 (8.90%) E-Commerce
9 53 (8.58%) Scrum
10 50 (8.09%) Workflow
11 44 (7.12%) TDD
12 40 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (4.69%) Project Management
14 27 (4.37%) iOS Development
15 26 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (4.05%) Android Development
16 25 (4.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 327 (52.91%) C#
2 318 (51.46%) SQL
3 316 (51.13%) JavaScript
4 200 (32.36%) VB.NET
5 129 (20.87%) Java
6 77 (12.46%) VB
7 43 (6.96%) T-SQL
8 41 (6.63%) XAML
9 39 (6.31%) PHP
10 36 (5.83%) VB6
11 35 (5.66%) C++
12 31 (5.02%) ActionScript
13 27 (4.37%) ActionScript 3.0
13 27 (4.37%) Objective-C
14 21 (3.40%) PL/SQL
15 16 (2.59%) VBA
16 13 (2.10%) XPath
17 11 (1.78%) VBScript
18 10 (1.62%) PHP5
19 8 (1.29%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 111 (17.96%) Degree
2 74 (11.97%) Security Cleared
3 50 (8.09%) SC Cleared
4 32 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.27%) MCSD
6 11 (1.78%) ISEB
7 8 (1.29%) MCITP
8 7 (1.13%) CSQE
8 7 (1.13%) MCAD
9 5 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.32%) OCP
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.16%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.69%) QA
2 12 (1.94%) SLA
3 7 (1.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.13%) HDFS
2 7 (1.13%) XenApp
3 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.81%) MAILsweeper
1 5 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.32%) SCCM
2 2 (0.32%) SCOM
3 1 (0.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 216 (34.95%) Microsoft
2 106 (17.15%) Oracle
3 33 (5.34%) Sencha
4 25 (4.05%) Appcelerator
5 19 (3.07%) HP
6 18 (2.91%) AccuRev
7 12 (1.94%) Fujitsu
7 12 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 12 (1.94%) Business Objects
8 10 (1.62%) Citrix
8 10 (1.62%) Sage
9 9 (1.46%) VMware
10 7 (1.13%) Cloudera
10 7 (1.13%) Cognos
10 7 (1.13%) Metastorm
10 7 (1.13%) Informatica
10 7 (1.13%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.13%) Netezza
11 6 (0.97%) Zend
11 6 (0.97%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, health care scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, career progression
Posted: 5 days ago