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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 42 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing XML 294 327 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.06% 6.06% 5.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 16.25% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 268 281 300
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,100 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
2091 2012 2025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.95% 37.30% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1882 1722 1805
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 -9 89 £40,000 - 20
Warwickshire +13 76 £35,000 -7.89% 4
Staffordshire -17 36 £34,500 -1.42% 11
Coventry -12 34 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Worcestershire -17 15 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Shropshire +7 10 £26,500 +20.51% 2
Solihull -15 10 £34,000 -15.00% 4
Wolverhampton -2 7 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Herefordshire -3 5 £52,500 +66.66%
Walsall - 3 - -
Dudley - 2 £41,250 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 404 (61.49%) .NET
2 386 (58.75%) C#
3 380 (57.84%) HTML
4 345 (52.51%) SQL
5 316 (48.10%) SQL Server
6 288 (43.84%) JavaScript
7 277 (42.16%) CSS
8 225 (34.25%) Web Services
9 223 (33.94%) ASP.NET
10 193 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
11 190 (28.92%) MVC
12 157 (23.90%) Microsoft
13 153 (23.29%) Java
14 142 (21.61%) Finance
15 136 (20.70%) jQuery
16 132 (20.09%) Degree
17 123 (18.72%) Web Development
17 123 (18.72%) Oracle
18 114 (17.35%) T-SQL
18 114 (17.35%) VB.NET
19 109 (16.59%) WCF
20 107 (16.29%) MS Excel
21 103 (15.68%) Windows
22 101 (15.37%) Visual Studio
22 101 (15.37%) OO
23 100 (15.22%) Software Engineering
24 91 (13.85%) JSON
25 88 (13.39%) HTML5
26 87 (13.24%) SOA
26 87 (13.24%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 69 (10.50%) IIS
2 43 (6.54%) JBoss
3 38 (5.78%) WebSphere
4 30 (4.57%) CMS
5 27 (4.11%) WebLogic
6 25 (3.81%) SharePoint
7 18 (2.74%) Umbraco
8 17 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (2.44%) Node.js
10 13 (1.98%) Apache
11 12 (1.83%) WordPress
11 12 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (1.67%) Tomcat
13 8 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (1.22%) DNN
14 6 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.46%) nginx
15 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 107 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.13%) MS Office
3 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.46%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.30%) Simulink
5 2 (0.30%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.91%) Magento
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle FAH
7 4 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.46%) HFM
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.30%) Odoo
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.15%) Sage CRM
10 1 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.89%) SaaS
4 18 (2.74%) Google Analytics
5 15 (2.28%) Heroku
6 13 (1.98%) GitHub
6 13 (1.98%) PaaS
7 4 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.15%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.18%) HTTP
2 27 (4.11%) SSL
3 25 (3.81%) Internet
4 24 (3.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.46%) Intranet
5 3 (0.46%) Firewall
6 2 (0.30%) Network Security
6 2 (0.30%) Modbus
6 2 (0.30%) Profibus
6 2 (0.30%) FTP
7 1 (0.15%) LDAP
7 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (48.10%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.83%) Relational Database
3 57 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (7.61%) MySQL
5 47 (7.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 43 (6.54%) RDBMS
7 32 (4.87%) Crystal Reports
7 32 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (4.26%) MongoDB
9 23 (3.50%) Oracle Database
10 22 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (2.74%) DB2
13 14 (2.13%) MS Access
14 11 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (1.52%) OLAP
15 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (1.22%) NoSQL
16 8 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 101 (15.37%) Visual Studio
2 74 (11.26%) Git (software)
3 42 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (5.18%) Subversion
5 26 (3.96%) Ant
6 25 (3.81%) JIRA
7 21 (3.20%) JUnit
8 19 (2.89%) Selenium
9 10 (1.52%) ReSharper
9 10 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (1.52%) Maven
10 9 (1.37%) Xcode
11 8 (1.22%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.07%) NUnit
13 5 (0.76%) Toad
13 5 (0.76%) PHPUnit
13 5 (0.76%) Hudson
13 5 (0.76%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.61%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.61%) NetBeans
General
1 142 (21.61%) Finance
2 45 (6.85%) Retail
3 25 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.50%) Back Office
5 20 (3.04%) Banking
6 15 (2.28%) Retail Banking
7 14 (2.13%) Marketing
8 10 (1.52%) Law
9 6 (0.91%) Automotive
10 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.61%) Games
12 3 (0.46%) Advertising
12 3 (0.46%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.46%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 470 (71.54%) Developer
2 123 (18.72%) .NET Developer
3 115 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 88 (13.39%) Software Developer
5 77 (11.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 64 (9.74%) Senior Developer
7 60 (9.13%) Web Developer
8 57 (8.68%) Java Developer
9 50 (7.61%) Junior
10 47 (7.15%) Software Engineer
11 46 (7.00%) ASP.NET Developer
12 43 (6.54%) Analyst
13 40 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 36 (5.48%) Junior Developer
15 33 (5.02%) Graduate
16 29 (4.41%) Consultant
17 26 (3.96%) Senior .NET Developer
18 23 (3.50%) Senior C# Developer
19 22 (3.35%) .NET Software Developer
20 21 (3.20%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (61.49%) .NET
2 380 (57.84%) HTML
3 277 (42.16%) CSS
4 225 (34.25%) Web Services
5 223 (33.94%) ASP.NET
6 136 (20.70%) jQuery
7 109 (16.59%) WCF
8 91 (13.85%) JSON
9 88 (13.39%) HTML5
10 87 (13.24%) .NET Framework
11 80 (12.18%) SOAP
12 68 (10.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 63 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 62 (9.44%) Ajax
15 53 (8.07%) XSLT
16 48 (7.31%) LINQ
17 46 (7.00%) WinForms
18 44 (6.70%) CSS3
19 43 (6.54%) REST
20 41 (6.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.57%) Computer Science
2 57 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (5.48%) Client/Server
4 28 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (3.81%) User Experience
6 21 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 13 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.83%) W3C
9 9 (1.37%) EPoS
10 8 (1.22%) NHS
10 8 (1.22%) Ontologies
10 8 (1.22%) Semantic Web
10 8 (1.22%) Social Media
11 7 (1.07%) GIS
12 6 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.61%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.46%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.46%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.30%) Web 2.0
15 2 (0.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 103 (15.68%) Windows
2 46 (7.00%) Linux
3 36 (5.48%) UNIX
4 19 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.74%) Android
6 15 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.61%) Solaris
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) Debian
10 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (28.92%) MVC
3 123 (18.72%) Web Development
4 101 (15.37%) OO
5 100 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 87 (13.24%) SOA
7 80 (12.18%) OOP
8 43 (6.54%) Project Management
9 40 (6.09%) E-Commerce
10 37 (5.63%) OOD
11 36 (5.48%) SDLC
12 33 (5.02%) Mentoring
12 33 (5.02%) Analytics
13 32 (4.87%) Mobile Development
14 31 (4.72%) Workflow
15 28 (4.26%) SEO
15 28 (4.26%) TDD
15 28 (4.26%) Scrum
15 28 (4.26%) Unit Testing
16 26 (3.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 386 (58.75%) C#
2 345 (52.51%) SQL
3 288 (43.84%) JavaScript
4 153 (23.29%) Java
5 114 (17.35%) T-SQL
5 114 (17.35%) VB.NET
6 77 (11.72%) VB
7 58 (8.83%) PHP
8 46 (7.00%) C++
9 40 (6.09%) VB6
10 32 (4.87%) VBA
11 27 (4.11%) Python
12 23 (3.50%) Ruby
13 20 (3.04%) VBScript
14 17 (2.59%) C
15 15 (2.28%) PL/SQL
15 15 (2.28%) XPath
16 13 (1.98%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.37%) X++
18 8 (1.22%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 132 (20.09%) Degree
2 16 (2.44%) ISEB
3 13 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.22%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.76%) MCSD
7 4 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.15%) HND
10 1 (0.15%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.98%) QA
2 12 (1.83%) SLA
3 5 (0.76%) HL7
4 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) TickIT
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 157 (23.90%) Microsoft
2 123 (18.72%) Oracle
3 28 (4.26%) Google
4 9 (1.37%) Telerik
4 9 (1.37%) Metastorm
5 6 (0.91%) Cognos
5 6 (0.91%) Hyperion
5 6 (0.91%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.76%) IBM
7 4 (0.61%) Zend
7 4 (0.61%) Rackspace
7 4 (0.61%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.61%) InterSystems
8 3 (0.46%) Ektron
8 3 (0.46%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.46%) Apple
8 3 (0.46%) SAP
8 3 (0.46%) HP
8 3 (0.46%) Citrix
9 2 (0.30%) BEA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
ARM (Advanced Resource Managers)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days hol etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago