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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 46 44 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing XML 272 237 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.93% 4.75% 8.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.69% 12.74% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 251 200 352
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1852 1860 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.59% 37.30% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1712 1639 1884
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +20 88 £41,000 +13.10% 9
Staffordshire -2 46 £40,000 - 6
Coventry 0 45 £43,750 +23.23% 5
Warwickshire -1 33 £32,500 -9.72% 4
Solihull +8 27 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Shropshire 0 8 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Herefordshire +3 6 £35,000 -9.09% 3
Worcestershire -7 5 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Walsall +1 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Sutton Coldfield +4 1 £24,000 -17.24%
Wolverhampton -4 1 £40,000 +15.94%
Brierley Hill - 1 £45,000 - 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 359 (60.54%) .NET
2 345 (58.18%) HTML
3 317 (53.46%) JavaScript
4 304 (51.26%) C#
5 299 (50.42%) SQL Server
6 290 (48.90%) SQL
7 261 (44.01%) CSS
8 206 (34.74%) ASP.NET
9 196 (33.05%) Web Services
10 193 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
11 191 (32.21%) VB.NET
12 190 (32.04%) Microsoft
13 170 (28.67%) MVC
14 144 (24.28%) jQuery
15 121 (20.40%) Visual Studio
16 119 (20.07%) Java
17 116 (19.56%) Ajax
18 112 (18.89%) Windows
18 112 (18.89%) Finance
19 106 (17.88%) Software Engineering
20 102 (17.20%) HTML5
21 100 (16.86%) Oracle
22 97 (16.36%) .NET Framework
23 93 (15.68%) XSLT
23 93 (15.68%) OO
24 86 (14.50%) Degree
25 84 (14.17%) JSON
26 82 (13.83%) WCF
27 79 (13.32%) WPF
28 72 (12.14%) VB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 63 (10.62%) SharePoint
2 43 (7.25%) IIS
3 28 (4.72%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (3.88%) Tomcat
5 22 (3.71%) JBoss
6 18 (3.04%) Oracle Workflow
6 18 (3.04%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (1.52%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.35%) CMS
10 7 (1.18%) MQSeries
10 7 (1.18%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.84%) Apache
13 4 (0.67%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.51%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 70 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.89%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (1.85%) Oracle iProcurement
5 9 (1.52%) Line 500
6 7 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.84%) Summit
7 5 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.51%) Enfinity
10 2 (0.34%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.34%) e-Work
11 1 (0.17%) Magento
11 1 (0.17%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.35%) SaaS
2 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.40%) Internet
2 18 (3.04%) HTTP
3 16 (2.70%) Intranet
4 15 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.02%) LAN
5 12 (2.02%) WAN
6 9 (1.52%) SAN
7 7 (1.18%) SSL
8 5 (0.84%) ATM
9 3 (0.51%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.51%) FTP
10 2 (0.34%) CTI
11 1 (0.17%) Q.931
11 1 (0.17%) H.323
11 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (50.42%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (6.24%) Relational Database
3 37 (6.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 30 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 26 (4.38%) RDBMS
9 25 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
11 20 (3.37%) MySQL
12 11 (1.85%) SQLite
12 11 (1.85%) Big Data
13 10 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.18%) Hadoop
15 7 (1.18%) Apache Hive
15 7 (1.18%) MarkLogic
15 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 121 (20.40%) Visual Studio
2 49 (8.26%) Git (software)
3 46 (7.76%) JIRA
4 39 (6.58%) Ant
5 29 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (4.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 25 (4.22%) Subversion
8 9 (1.52%) NetAdvantage
8 9 (1.52%) JUnit
8 9 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.52%) Selenium
8 9 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (1.52%) LLBLGen Pro
9 8 (1.35%) Xcode
10 6 (1.01%) Hudson
10 6 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (0.84%) Maven
11 5 (0.84%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.67%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 112 (18.89%) Finance
2 58 (9.78%) Retail
3 23 (3.88%) Banking
4 22 (3.71%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.87%) Marketing
6 10 (1.69%) Advertising
7 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.67%) Local Government
8 4 (0.67%) Law
9 3 (0.51%) Legal
9 3 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Games
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 421 (70.99%) Developer
2 170 (28.67%) .NET Developer
3 97 (16.36%) Senior Developer
4 83 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 68 (11.47%) Analyst
6 67 (11.30%) Software Developer
7 53 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 49 (8.26%) Web Developer
9 45 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 41 (6.91%) Consultant
11 35 (5.90%) Applications Developer
12 34 (5.73%) Java Developer
13 29 (4.89%) Junior
14 28 (4.72%) Junior Developer
15 27 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
15 27 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 27 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
16 26 (4.38%) Senior C# Developer
17 25 (4.22%) Senior .NET Developer
18 24 (4.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (60.54%) .NET
2 345 (58.18%) HTML
3 261 (44.01%) CSS
4 206 (34.74%) ASP.NET
5 196 (33.05%) Web Services
6 144 (24.28%) jQuery
7 116 (19.56%) Ajax
8 102 (17.20%) HTML5
9 97 (16.36%) .NET Framework
10 93 (15.68%) XSLT
11 84 (14.17%) JSON
12 82 (13.83%) WCF
13 79 (13.32%) WPF
14 57 (9.61%) SOAP
15 46 (7.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 46 (7.76%) Silverlight
16 44 (7.42%) LINQ
17 43 (7.25%) DHTML
18 40 (6.75%) CSS3
19 39 (6.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.30%) Computer Science
2 55 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (7.93%) Mobile App
4 42 (7.08%) User Experience
5 38 (6.41%) N-Tier
6 26 (4.38%) Blackberry
7 24 (4.05%) Mathematics
8 20 (3.37%) Client/Server
9 19 (3.20%) Management Information System
10 18 (3.04%) Smartcard
11 14 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.69%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.18%) Credit Risk
13 7 (1.18%) Open Source
13 7 (1.18%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.84%) Web 2.0
15 2 (0.34%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.34%) TRADACOMS
15 2 (0.34%) iPad
15 2 (0.34%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 112 (18.89%) Windows
2 45 (7.59%) Apple iOS
3 38 (6.41%) Android
4 31 (5.23%) Windows 8
5 22 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.36%) UNIX
7 14 (2.36%) Linux
8 13 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.51%) AIX
9 3 (0.51%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (28.67%) MVC
3 106 (17.88%) Software Engineering
4 93 (15.68%) OO
5 65 (10.96%) Web Development
5 65 (10.96%) OOP
6 64 (10.79%) SOA
7 57 (9.61%) Mentoring
8 54 (9.11%) Scrum
9 45 (7.59%) CRM
10 44 (7.42%) Workflow
10 44 (7.42%) Unit Testing
11 43 (7.25%) Project Management
12 42 (7.08%) E-Commerce
13 38 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (6.41%) iOS Development
14 32 (5.40%) TDD
15 27 (4.55%) Android Development
16 24 (4.05%) ETL
17 22 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 317 (53.46%) JavaScript
2 304 (51.26%) C#
3 290 (48.90%) SQL
4 191 (32.21%) VB.NET
5 119 (20.07%) Java
6 72 (12.14%) VB
7 52 (8.77%) T-SQL
8 48 (8.09%) VB6
9 44 (7.42%) XAML
10 39 (6.58%) Objective-C
11 38 (6.41%) PHP
12 29 (4.89%) ActionScript
13 28 (4.72%) C++
14 27 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
15 26 (4.38%) PL/SQL
16 17 (2.87%) VBA
17 10 (1.69%) Python
17 10 (1.69%) VBScript
18 9 (1.52%) PHP5
19 8 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 86 (14.50%) Degree
2 63 (10.62%) Security Cleared
3 47 (7.93%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.02%) ISEB
6 8 (1.35%) MCSD
7 5 (0.84%) MCAD
7 5 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.84%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.34%) CSQE
9 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) MCITP
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.37%) QA
2 7 (1.18%) SLA
2 7 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.35%) XenApp
3 7 (1.18%) HDFS
4 6 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) MAILsweeper
1 5 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 190 (32.04%) Microsoft
2 100 (16.86%) Oracle
3 33 (5.56%) Sencha
4 26 (4.38%) Appcelerator
5 19 (3.20%) HP
6 16 (2.70%) Informatica
7 12 (2.02%) Sage
8 11 (1.85%) Citrix
8 11 (1.85%) VMware
9 9 (1.52%) Infragistics
10 8 (1.35%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.35%) Adobe
10 8 (1.35%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.18%) AccuRev
11 7 (1.18%) Cloudera
12 6 (1.01%) Talend
12 6 (1.01%) Pega
12 6 (1.01%) Fujitsu
12 6 (1.01%) IBM
13 5 (0.84%) BEA
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago