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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 29 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing XML 354 230 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.69% 4.66% 7.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.83% 13.25% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 315 184 344
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
2104 1736 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.74% 35.18% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 1481 1733
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +45 119 £37,500 -6.25% 21
Staffordshire +3 60 £37,000 -1.98% 13
Coventry +5 51 £37,250 -19.45% 2
Warwickshire -1 39 £33,250 -16.87% 8
Solihull +17 33 £35,000 -17.64%
Worcestershire -4 21 £23,000 -40.25% 5
Shropshire +7 15 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Walsall +8 8 £42,500 +11.84%
West Bromwich +10 6 £41,250 -
Herefordshire +6 1 - - 2
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 408 (66.13%) .NET
2 359 (58.18%) C#
3 340 (55.11%) HTML
4 326 (52.84%) SQL
5 303 (49.11%) SQL Server
6 278 (45.06%) JavaScript
7 260 (42.14%) CSS
8 226 (36.63%) ASP.NET
9 197 (31.93%) Web Services
10 175 (28.36%) MVC
11 174 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
12 167 (27.07%) VB.NET
12 167 (27.07%) Microsoft
13 140 (22.69%) Visual Studio
14 128 (20.75%) jQuery
15 117 (18.96%) Software Engineering
16 110 (17.83%) .NET Framework
16 110 (17.83%) WCF
17 104 (16.86%) Degree
18 98 (15.88%) JSON
19 96 (15.56%) Java
20 95 (15.40%) Windows
21 90 (14.59%) Oracle
22 89 (14.42%) Ajax
23 88 (14.26%) Web Development
23 88 (14.26%) T-SQL
23 88 (14.26%) Finance
24 87 (14.10%) MS Excel
25 86 (13.94%) HTML5
26 78 (12.64%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 64 (10.37%) IIS
2 39 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 29 (4.70%) JBoss
4 25 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (4.05%) WebSphere
5 22 (3.57%) CMS
5 22 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 15 (2.43%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.94%) Apache
7 12 (1.94%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.46%) Node.js
10 9 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (1.30%) DNN
12 7 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.81%) Drupal
14 3 (0.49%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.49%) WordPress
15 2 (0.32%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 87 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.54%) MS Office
3 7 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.65%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.32%) Simulink
6 2 (0.32%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.32%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.32%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (2.76%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.62%) Oracle Financials
3 10 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle FAH
4 5 (0.81%) Line 500
5 4 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.49%) HFM
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.32%) Magento
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.32%) Odoo
8 1 (0.16%) rhymeSIGHT
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.16%) Enfinity
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.59%) SaaS
3 14 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.46%) Heroku
5 7 (1.13%) GitHub
5 7 (1.13%) PaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.35%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.73%) HTTP
3 22 (3.57%) SSL
4 14 (2.27%) Internet
5 13 (2.11%) LAN
5 13 (2.11%) WAN
6 4 (0.65%) FTP
7 3 (0.49%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.49%) Extranet
7 3 (0.49%) Intranet
8 2 (0.32%) Firewall
8 2 (0.32%) Network Security
8 2 (0.32%) Modbus
8 2 (0.32%) Profibus
8 2 (0.32%) LDAP
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (49.11%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 41 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (5.51%) Crystal Reports
7 33 (5.35%) RDBMS
7 33 (5.35%) MySQL
8 26 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (3.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 18 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (2.76%) Oracle Database
12 16 (2.59%) Oracle BI EE
12 16 (2.59%) MongoDB
13 15 (2.43%) SQLite
13 15 (2.43%) DB2
14 8 (1.30%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 140 (22.69%) Visual Studio
2 52 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 35 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.54%) Subversion
5 27 (4.38%) JIRA
6 24 (3.89%) Ant
7 16 (2.59%) Eclipse
7 16 (2.59%) Xcode
7 16 (2.59%) Selenium
8 15 (2.43%) JUnit
9 11 (1.78%) Maven
10 10 (1.62%) ReSharper
10 10 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (1.30%) AccuRev
11 8 (1.30%) NetBeans
12 7 (1.13%) NUnit
13 6 (0.97%) CocoaPods
14 5 (0.81%) NetAdvantage
14 5 (0.81%) Toad
14 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 88 (14.26%) Finance
2 40 (6.48%) Retail
3 20 (3.24%) Back Office
4 19 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.92%) Banking
6 17 (2.76%) Marketing
7 10 (1.62%) Advertising
8 9 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.13%) Law
10 3 (0.49%) Automotive
10 3 (0.49%) German Language
11 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 465 (75.36%) Developer
2 162 (26.26%) .NET Developer
3 106 (17.18%) C# Developer
4 105 (17.02%) Software Developer
5 74 (11.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 63 (10.21%) Senior Developer
7 59 (9.56%) Web Developer
8 55 (8.91%) ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (7.62%) Analyst
10 44 (7.13%) Junior
11 41 (6.65%) Junior Developer
12 37 (6.00%) Java Developer
13 33 (5.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 29 (4.70%) Software Engineer
15 27 (4.38%) Graduate
15 27 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
16 24 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
17 23 (3.73%) Junior C# Developer
18 21 (3.40%) Architect
19 20 (3.24%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (66.13%) .NET
2 340 (55.11%) HTML
3 260 (42.14%) CSS
4 226 (36.63%) ASP.NET
5 197 (31.93%) Web Services
6 128 (20.75%) jQuery
7 110 (17.83%) WCF
7 110 (17.83%) .NET Framework
8 98 (15.88%) JSON
9 89 (14.42%) Ajax
10 86 (13.94%) HTML5
11 78 (12.64%) SOAP
12 73 (11.83%) XSLT
13 72 (11.67%) LINQ
14 71 (11.51%) WPF
15 51 (8.27%) Entity Framework
16 46 (7.46%) REST
17 42 (6.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 40 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
19 33 (5.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (9.56%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (4.54%) N-Tier
5 27 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 26 (4.21%) Client/Server
6 26 (4.21%) User Experience
7 20 (3.24%) Open Source
8 15 (2.43%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.94%) W3C
10 10 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.30%) Smartcard
12 7 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.97%) GIS
13 6 (0.97%) NHS
13 6 (0.97%) Web 2.0
14 5 (0.81%) EPoS
14 5 (0.81%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.65%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 95 (15.40%) Windows
2 31 (5.02%) Linux
3 29 (4.70%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.57%) UNIX
5 20 (3.24%) Android
6 12 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.32%) AIX
9 2 (0.32%) HPUX
9 2 (0.32%) Solaris
10 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.16%) OS/390
10 1 (0.16%) zOS
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) SUSE
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (28.36%) MVC
2 174 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (18.96%) Software Engineering
4 88 (14.26%) Web Development
5 75 (12.16%) OO
6 68 (11.02%) SOA
7 55 (8.91%) OOP
8 54 (8.75%) Project Management
9 37 (6.00%) Workflow
9 37 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 33 (5.35%) Mobile Development
11 32 (5.19%) TDD
12 29 (4.70%) Mentoring
13 28 (4.54%) SEO
14 27 (4.38%) Scrum
14 27 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (4.05%) E-Commerce
16 23 (3.73%) Analytics
17 20 (3.24%) CRM
17 20 (3.24%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 359 (58.18%) C#
2 326 (52.84%) SQL
3 278 (45.06%) JavaScript
4 167 (27.07%) VB.NET
5 96 (15.56%) Java
6 88 (14.26%) T-SQL
7 74 (11.99%) VB
8 49 (7.94%) PHP
9 42 (6.81%) VB6
10 41 (6.65%) C++
11 23 (3.73%) PL/SQL
12 21 (3.40%) Objective-C
13 20 (3.24%) Python
14 18 (2.92%) Ruby
15 16 (2.59%) XPath
15 16 (2.59%) XAML
16 12 (1.94%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.94%) C
17 11 (1.78%) VBA
18 9 (1.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (16.86%) Degree
2 12 (1.94%) ISEB
3 10 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.32%) HND
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) PMP
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.94%) SLA
1 12 (1.94%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) HL7
3 3 (0.49%) WAI
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) TickIT
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) XenApp
3 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 167 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 90 (14.59%) Oracle
3 17 (2.76%) Google
4 13 (2.11%) Sitecore
5 12 (1.94%) Adobe
6 10 (1.62%) Informatica
7 9 (1.46%) Telerik
8 8 (1.30%) DevExpress
8 8 (1.30%) Altova
9 7 (1.13%) EPiServer
9 7 (1.13%) IBM
10 6 (0.97%) Cognos
10 6 (0.97%) Citrix
10 6 (0.97%) Hyperion
10 6 (0.97%) Apple
10 6 (0.97%) Sage
10 6 (0.97%) Twitter
11 5 (0.81%) VMware
11 5 (0.81%) InterSystems
11 5 (0.81%) Infragistics
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + FULL BENS
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 28k to 39.80k per year GBP
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + share options, great place
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago