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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 30 50 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs citing XML 317 191 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.22% 4.30% 7.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.97% 12.49% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 282 155 315
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1985 1529 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.97% 34.41% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1297 1653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +46 101 £37,500 -1.31% 17
Staffordshire +3 56 £35,000 -6.66% 12
Coventry +7 44 £34,750 -22.77% 4
Solihull +18 38 £35,000 -19.54% 2
Warwickshire -14 29 £40,000 -2.43% 8
Worcestershire +6 26 £29,500 -23.37% 3
Shropshire -3 11 £42,500 +11.84% 4
Walsall +6 8 £42,500 +11.84%
Herefordshire +5 6 £19,000 -50.64% 1
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 380 (64.74%) .NET
2 333 (56.73%) C#
3 328 (55.88%) HTML
4 298 (50.77%) SQL
5 296 (50.43%) SQL Server
6 278 (47.36%) JavaScript
7 249 (42.42%) CSS
8 212 (36.12%) ASP.NET
9 186 (31.69%) Web Services
10 171 (29.13%) MVC
11 168 (28.62%) Agile Software Development
12 161 (27.43%) VB.NET
13 158 (26.92%) Microsoft
14 134 (22.83%) jQuery
15 130 (22.15%) Visual Studio
16 116 (19.76%) Software Engineering
17 107 (18.23%) .NET Framework
18 104 (17.72%) JSON
19 100 (17.04%) WCF
20 98 (16.70%) Degree
21 97 (16.52%) Java
22 93 (15.84%) Finance
23 92 (15.67%) Ajax
24 91 (15.50%) Oracle
24 91 (15.50%) HTML5
25 89 (15.16%) Windows
26 78 (13.29%) T-SQL
26 78 (13.29%) WPF
27 76 (12.95%) Web Development
28 75 (12.78%) MS Excel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (8.69%) IIS
2 46 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 31 (5.28%) JBoss
4 28 (4.77%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (4.60%) WebLogic
6 25 (4.26%) WebSphere
7 22 (3.75%) CMS
8 17 (2.90%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.04%) Apache
9 12 (2.04%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (1.36%) Node.js
13 7 (1.19%) DNN
13 7 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (1.02%) MQSeries
14 6 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.85%) Drupal
16 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 75 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.43%) MS Office
3 6 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.51%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) Simulink
5 2 (0.34%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.34%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.34%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 13 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (1.87%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.02%) Line 500
6 5 (0.85%) Oracle FAH
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.51%) HFM
7 3 (0.51%) Enfinity
8 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.34%) Magento
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.17%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.73%) SaaS
3 8 (1.36%) Heroku
4 6 (1.02%) GitHub
4 6 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 22 (3.75%) SSL
3 21 (3.58%) HTTP
4 15 (2.56%) LAN
4 15 (2.56%) WAN
5 12 (2.04%) Internet
6 5 (0.85%) Intranet
7 4 (0.68%) SAN
7 4 (0.68%) FTP
8 3 (0.51%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.51%) Extranet
9 2 (0.34%) Firewall
9 2 (0.34%) Network Security
9 2 (0.34%) Modbus
9 2 (0.34%) Profibus
9 2 (0.34%) LDAP
10 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (50.43%) SQL Server
2 62 (10.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 42 (7.16%) Relational Database
3 42 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (5.11%) Crystal Reports
6 26 (4.43%) RDBMS
7 25 (4.26%) MySQL
8 22 (3.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 20 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (3.07%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (2.56%) SQLite
12 13 (2.21%) DB2
12 13 (2.21%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.87%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.02%) NoSQL
16 5 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 130 (22.15%) Visual Studio
2 50 (8.52%) Git (software)
3 34 (5.79%) JIRA
4 33 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (5.28%) Ant
6 20 (3.41%) Subversion
6 20 (3.41%) Selenium
7 18 (3.07%) JUnit
8 14 (2.39%) Eclipse
9 12 (2.04%) Xcode
10 10 (1.70%) Maven
10 10 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.53%) ReSharper
12 8 (1.36%) AccuRev
12 8 (1.36%) NetBeans
13 6 (1.02%) NetAdvantage
13 6 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (1.02%) LLBLGen Pro
14 5 (0.85%) MSTest
General
1 93 (15.84%) Finance
2 41 (6.98%) Retail
3 22 (3.75%) Banking
4 19 (3.24%) Back Office
5 17 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.73%) Marketing
7 13 (2.21%) Advertising
8 7 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.85%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 432 (73.59%) Developer
2 153 (26.06%) .NET Developer
3 92 (15.67%) C# Developer
4 89 (15.16%) Software Developer
5 67 (11.41%) Senior Developer
6 63 (10.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 53 (9.03%) Analyst
8 52 (8.86%) Web Developer
9 48 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
10 41 (6.98%) Java Developer
11 38 (6.47%) Junior
12 35 (5.96%) Junior Developer
13 30 (5.11%) Software Engineer
14 28 (4.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (4.09%) Graduate
15 24 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
16 23 (3.92%) Applications Developer
17 22 (3.75%) Architect
18 21 (3.58%) .NET Software Developer
19 20 (3.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (64.74%) .NET
2 328 (55.88%) HTML
3 249 (42.42%) CSS
4 212 (36.12%) ASP.NET
5 186 (31.69%) Web Services
6 134 (22.83%) jQuery
7 107 (18.23%) .NET Framework
8 104 (17.72%) JSON
9 100 (17.04%) WCF
10 92 (15.67%) Ajax
11 91 (15.50%) HTML5
12 78 (13.29%) WPF
13 69 (11.75%) SOAP
14 68 (11.58%) XSLT
14 68 (11.58%) LINQ
15 52 (8.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 40 (6.81%) REST
17 39 (6.64%) CSS3
18 36 (6.13%) J2EE
19 35 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (9.03%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (4.94%) User Experience
4 29 (4.94%) N-Tier
5 28 (4.77%) Mobile App
6 26 (4.43%) Client/Server
7 18 (3.07%) Mathematics
8 16 (2.73%) Open Source
9 11 (1.87%) W3C
9 11 (1.87%) Smartcard
10 10 (1.70%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.19%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.02%) GIS
13 5 (0.85%) Web 2.0
14 4 (0.68%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.68%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.68%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.68%) EPoS
14 4 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 89 (15.16%) Windows
2 29 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 25 (4.26%) Android
4 21 (3.58%) Linux
5 14 (2.39%) UNIX
6 11 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.68%) AIX
11 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.17%) SUSE
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.17%) HPUX
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.17%) OS/390
12 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (29.13%) MVC
2 168 (28.62%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (19.76%) Software Engineering
4 76 (12.95%) Web Development
5 72 (12.27%) SOA
6 66 (11.24%) OO
7 55 (9.37%) OOP
8 47 (8.01%) Project Management
9 38 (6.47%) Workflow
10 37 (6.30%) Mentoring
11 34 (5.79%) Unit Testing
12 30 (5.11%) TDD
13 29 (4.94%) Scrum
14 28 (4.77%) SEO
15 25 (4.26%) E-Commerce
15 25 (4.26%) UML
16 24 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (3.75%) CRM
18 21 (3.58%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 333 (56.73%) C#
2 298 (50.77%) SQL
3 278 (47.36%) JavaScript
4 161 (27.43%) VB.NET
5 97 (16.52%) Java
6 78 (13.29%) T-SQL
7 67 (11.41%) VB
8 45 (7.67%) PHP
9 36 (6.13%) VB6
10 31 (5.28%) C++
11 24 (4.09%) XAML
12 22 (3.75%) Objective-C
12 22 (3.75%) PL/SQL
13 18 (3.07%) Python
14 16 (2.73%) Ruby
15 15 (2.56%) XPath
16 14 (2.39%) VBA
17 10 (1.70%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.53%) PHP5
18 9 (1.53%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 98 (16.70%) Degree
2 24 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.70%) ISEB
5 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.34%) HND
6 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.21%) QA
2 10 (1.70%) SLA
3 3 (0.51%) WAI
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) TickIT
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.68%) XenApp
4 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 158 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 91 (15.50%) Oracle
3 15 (2.56%) Google
4 14 (2.39%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.04%) Adobe
6 10 (1.70%) Informatica
7 9 (1.53%) Sage
7 9 (1.53%) Citrix
8 8 (1.36%) HP
8 8 (1.36%) VMware
8 8 (1.36%) Telerik
8 8 (1.36%) DevExpress
8 8 (1.36%) Altova
9 7 (1.19%) EPiServer
10 6 (1.02%) Sencha
10 6 (1.02%) Twitter
10 6 (1.02%) Talend
10 6 (1.02%) Infragistics
10 6 (1.02%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.02%) Cognos
Warwick, Warwickshire
South Warwickshire NHS Foundation
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
South Warwickshire NHS Foundation
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits + Development
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago