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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 331 272 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.16% 4.93% 6.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.78% 14.14% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 288 250 305
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
1973 1924 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.72% 34.86% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1714 1668
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +14 110 £40,000 +5.26% 13
Staffordshire +6 60 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Solihull +10 41 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Warwickshire +3 39 £38,000 +8.57% 3
Coventry +12 29 £37,500 +4.89% 3
Worcestershire +2 28 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Herefordshire +2 9 £31,500 - 4
Walsall +2 3 £37,500 +29.31%
Wolverhampton -1 3 £40,000 +110.52%
Shropshire - 3 £26,478 - 2
West Bromwich -1 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £28,000 - 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 403 (65.11%) HTML
2 379 (61.23%) .NET
3 355 (57.35%) SQL
4 320 (51.70%) C#
5 307 (49.60%) JavaScript
6 299 (48.30%) CSS
7 296 (47.82%) SQL Server
8 236 (38.13%) ASP.NET
9 226 (36.51%) Microsoft
10 209 (33.76%) Web Services
11 202 (32.63%) VB.NET
12 179 (28.92%) MVC
13 139 (22.46%) jQuery
14 134 (21.65%) Java
15 128 (20.68%) Ajax
16 127 (20.52%) Finance
17 126 (20.36%) XSLT
18 125 (20.19%) HTML5
19 110 (17.77%) Degree
20 108 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
21 103 (16.64%) Windows
22 98 (15.83%) Oracle
23 97 (15.67%) .NET Framework
24 93 (15.02%) Unit Testing
24 93 (15.02%) SOAP
25 92 (14.86%) OO
26 89 (14.38%) MS Excel
27 88 (14.22%) Web Development
28 83 (13.41%) Visual Studio
29 81 (13.09%) WCF

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 75 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 60 (9.69%) IIS
3 34 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
4 31 (5.01%) Tomcat
5 27 (4.36%) WebSphere
6 18 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
7 14 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
7 14 (2.26%) Apache
8 10 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (1.62%) CMS
9 7 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.13%) Drupal
9 7 (1.13%) Node.js
10 6 (0.97%) WordPress
11 5 (0.81%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.65%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.65%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.65%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.48%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 89 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.91%) MS Office
3 12 (1.94%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.81%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.65%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) GIMP
7 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (6.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (2.10%) Oracle iProcurement
4 12 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (1.29%) Maximo
6 7 (1.13%) Summit
6 7 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.97%) Line 500
8 5 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.65%) Magento
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.65%) e-Work
10 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
11 1 (0.16%) Zen Cart
11 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.01%) Internet
2 15 (2.42%) Intranet
3 10 (1.62%) HTTP
4 7 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.13%) ATM
5 5 (0.81%) SAN
6 3 (0.48%) LAN
6 3 (0.48%) WAN
7 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.32%) SSL
7 2 (0.32%) CTI
8 1 (0.16%) Q.931
8 1 (0.16%) H.323
8 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (47.82%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 39 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (5.82%) MySQL
6 29 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (4.04%) Oracle Database
7 25 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (3.39%) RDBMS
9 20 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (3.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 19 (3.07%) Crystal Reports
11 18 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
12 14 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.78%) OLAP
14 10 (1.62%) MS Access
14 10 (1.62%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.45%) MongoDB
15 9 (1.45%) Data Mining
16 7 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 83 (13.41%) Visual Studio
2 54 (8.72%) JIRA
3 38 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (5.82%) Subversion
5 31 (5.01%) Git (software)
6 19 (3.07%) Ant
7 16 (2.58%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 11 (1.78%) JUnit
9 8 (1.29%) Maven
9 8 (1.29%) Hudson
10 7 (1.13%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.97%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.81%) NUnit
13 4 (0.65%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.65%) Eclipse RCP
14 3 (0.48%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.48%) Cucumber
General
1 127 (20.52%) Finance
2 53 (8.56%) Retail
3 19 (3.07%) Law
4 17 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.62%) Military
6 9 (1.45%) Banking
7 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.97%) Legal
8 6 (0.97%) Marketing
9 5 (0.81%) Advertising
9 5 (0.81%) Games
10 4 (0.65%) Billing
10 4 (0.65%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 459 (74.15%) Developer
2 172 (27.79%) .NET Developer
3 97 (15.67%) Senior Developer
4 94 (15.19%) C# Developer
5 69 (11.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 60 (9.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 59 (9.53%) Analyst
8 51 (8.24%) Java Developer
9 49 (7.92%) Consultant
10 48 (7.75%) Web Developer
11 47 (7.59%) Software Developer
12 43 (6.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 33 (5.33%) Applications Developer
13 33 (5.33%) VB.NET Developer
14 28 (4.52%) CRM Developer
15 26 (4.20%) Lead Developer
16 24 (3.88%) Junior Developer
16 24 (3.88%) Junior
17 23 (3.72%) Programmer
17 23 (3.72%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (65.11%) HTML
2 379 (61.23%) .NET
3 299 (48.30%) CSS
4 236 (38.13%) ASP.NET
5 209 (33.76%) Web Services
6 139 (22.46%) jQuery
7 128 (20.68%) Ajax
8 126 (20.36%) XSLT
9 125 (20.19%) HTML5
10 97 (15.67%) .NET Framework
11 93 (15.02%) SOAP
12 81 (13.09%) WCF
13 65 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 62 (10.02%) WPF
15 60 (9.69%) CSS3
16 55 (8.89%) JSON
17 45 (7.27%) Silverlight
17 45 (7.27%) XHTML
18 40 (6.46%) J2EE
19 33 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.82%) Computer Science
2 53 (8.56%) N-Tier
3 28 (4.52%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.75%) Blackberry
5 16 (2.58%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 14 (2.26%) Smartcard
7 13 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.10%) Open Source
8 6 (0.97%) CMDB
9 5 (0.81%) Social Media
9 5 (0.81%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.48%) Motion Graphics
10 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.48%) NHS
11 2 (0.32%) Statistics
11 2 (0.32%) iPhone
12 1 (0.16%) iSeries
12 1 (0.16%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 103 (16.64%) Windows
2 33 (5.33%) Linux
3 26 (4.20%) Android
4 24 (3.88%) UNIX
5 18 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.91%) Windows 8
6 14 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.13%) CentOS
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.32%) Solaris
12 1 (0.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (28.92%) MVC
2 108 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (15.02%) Unit Testing
4 92 (14.86%) OO
5 88 (14.22%) Web Development
6 73 (11.79%) Software Engineering
7 71 (11.47%) SOA
8 66 (10.66%) CRM
9 63 (10.18%) TDD
10 55 (8.89%) E-Commerce
11 54 (8.72%) Scrum
12 44 (7.11%) OOP
13 42 (6.79%) Workflow
14 40 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (5.65%) SEO
16 30 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (4.85%) Document Management
17 28 (4.52%) Data Analysis
18 25 (4.04%) Data Modelling
19 24 (3.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 355 (57.35%) SQL
2 320 (51.70%) C#
3 307 (49.60%) JavaScript
4 202 (32.63%) VB.NET
5 134 (21.65%) Java
6 74 (11.95%) VB
7 45 (7.27%) C++
7 45 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 39 (6.30%) PHP
9 30 (4.85%) VB6
10 25 (4.04%) ActionScript
11 24 (3.88%) XAML
12 22 (3.55%) PL/SQL
13 20 (3.23%) ActionScript 3.0
14 18 (2.91%) Objective-C
15 15 (2.42%) XPath
15 15 (2.42%) C
16 12 (1.94%) VBA
17 11 (1.78%) PHP5
18 9 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 110 (17.77%) Degree
2 47 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (4.68%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.75%) MCSD
6 12 (1.94%) ISEB
7 11 (1.78%) CSQE
8 8 (1.29%) MCITP
9 7 (1.13%) MCAD
10 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.48%) MCSE
11 3 (0.48%) OCP
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.48%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.16%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.16%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.46%) QA
2 13 (2.10%) SLA
3 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.81%) Terminal Server
3 4 (0.65%) HDFS
4 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.48%) SCCM
2 3 (0.48%) SCOM
2 3 (0.48%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 226 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 98 (15.83%) Oracle
3 31 (5.01%) AccuRev
4 22 (3.55%) Sencha
5 17 (2.75%) JBoss
6 16 (2.58%) Appcelerator
7 12 (1.94%) Business Objects
7 12 (1.94%) SAP
7 12 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.62%) HP
9 8 (1.29%) Fujitsu
9 8 (1.29%) Zend
10 7 (1.13%) Netezza
10 7 (1.13%) Cognos
10 7 (1.13%) Adobe
10 7 (1.13%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.13%) Informatica
10 7 (1.13%) VMware
11 6 (0.97%) Sage
11 6 (0.97%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £46000 - £53000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + shares, flexi-working, casual
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago