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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 31 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing XML 335 268 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.35% 5.22% 8.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.23% 14.52% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 301 214 366
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2064 1846 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.13% 35.97% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 1593 1813
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,780
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +24 107 £40,000 +2.56% 14
Staffordshire -1 53 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Coventry -4 53 £38,500 -10.46% 3
Warwickshire +11 50 £31,376 -21.56% 7
Worcestershire -5 15 £29,000 -17.14% 7
Shropshire +1 14 £42,500 +11.84%
Solihull -7 14 £34,250 -2.14% 3
Walsall +10 7 £42,500 +5.59%
Herefordshire +8 7 £52,500 +36.36% 2
West Bromwich +8 6 £41,250 -
Wolverhampton +10 4 £29,525 -34.38%
Dudley - 2 £41,250 - 1
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 387 (65.15%) .NET
2 349 (58.75%) C#
3 330 (55.56%) HTML
4 312 (52.53%) SQL
5 297 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 253 (42.59%) JavaScript
7 243 (40.91%) CSS
8 212 (35.69%) ASP.NET
9 186 (31.31%) Web Services
10 168 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
11 167 (28.11%) MVC
12 154 (25.93%) Microsoft
13 149 (25.08%) VB.NET
14 127 (21.38%) jQuery
15 123 (20.71%) Visual Studio
16 116 (19.53%) Degree
17 108 (18.18%) Software Engineering
18 105 (17.68%) Java
19 102 (17.17%) WCF
20 101 (17.00%) .NET Framework
21 100 (16.84%) Windows
22 98 (16.50%) Web Development
23 91 (15.32%) T-SQL
24 90 (15.15%) Oracle
25 87 (14.65%) MS Excel
26 84 (14.14%) JSON
26 84 (14.14%) HTML5
27 81 (13.64%) Finance
28 80 (13.47%) SOAP
29 72 (12.12%) VB

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (11.62%) IIS
2 31 (5.22%) JBoss
2 31 (5.22%) WebSphere
3 27 (4.55%) CMS
4 25 (4.21%) SharePoint
5 22 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 17 (2.86%) Umbraco
7 16 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (2.53%) Apache
8 15 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.68%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.52%) Node.js
11 8 (1.35%) DNN
11 8 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.84%) Drupal
13 3 (0.51%) WordPress
13 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.34%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 87 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.38%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.84%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.34%) Simulink
6 2 (0.34%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.34%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.34%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.17%) MS Project
7 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.84%) Oracle FAH
6 4 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.51%) HFM
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.34%) Odoo
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.34%) Magento
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.20%) Google Analytics
3 16 (2.69%) SaaS
4 15 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.52%) Heroku
6 7 (1.18%) GitHub
6 7 (1.18%) PaaS
7 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.89%) TCP/IP
2 33 (5.56%) HTTP
3 26 (4.38%) SSL
4 17 (2.86%) Internet
5 11 (1.85%) LAN
5 11 (1.85%) WAN
6 4 (0.67%) FTP
7 3 (0.51%) Extranet
7 3 (0.51%) Intranet
7 3 (0.51%) Firewall
8 2 (0.34%) Modbus
8 2 (0.34%) Profibus
8 2 (0.34%) Network Security
8 2 (0.34%) LDAP
9 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (8.25%) Relational Database
3 49 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (6.73%) MySQL
5 37 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (5.89%) RDBMS
7 34 (5.72%) Crystal Reports
8 22 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (3.20%) MongoDB
10 18 (3.03%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.69%) DB2
12 8 (1.35%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.35%) SQLite
12 8 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 6 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 123 (20.71%) Visual Studio
2 51 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 37 (6.23%) Subversion
4 32 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (4.55%) Ant
6 25 (4.21%) JIRA
7 18 (3.03%) Selenium
7 18 (3.03%) JUnit
8 13 (2.19%) Maven
9 12 (2.02%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.52%) Xcode
11 9 (1.52%) ReSharper
12 8 (1.35%) NUnit
13 7 (1.18%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.01%) Hudson
15 5 (0.84%) Toad
15 5 (0.84%) Jenkins
15 5 (0.84%) MSTest
16 4 (0.67%) AccuRev
General
1 81 (13.64%) Finance
2 41 (6.90%) Retail
3 23 (3.87%) Back Office
4 22 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.86%) Marketing
5 17 (2.86%) Banking
6 13 (2.19%) Retail Banking
7 10 (1.68%) Advertising
8 9 (1.52%) Law
9 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.67%) Games
10 4 (0.67%) Automotive
11 3 (0.51%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 439 (73.91%) Developer
2 143 (24.07%) .NET Developer
3 112 (18.86%) C# Developer
4 101 (17.00%) Software Developer
5 77 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (10.44%) Senior Developer
7 52 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
8 51 (8.59%) Web Developer
9 46 (7.74%) Junior
10 40 (6.73%) Junior Developer
11 39 (6.57%) Java Developer
12 37 (6.23%) Analyst
13 36 (6.06%) Software Engineer
14 33 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (5.39%) Graduate
16 28 (4.71%) .NET Software Developer
17 25 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
18 24 (4.04%) Junior C# Developer
19 23 (3.87%) Consultant
20 21 (3.54%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (65.15%) .NET
2 330 (55.56%) HTML
3 243 (40.91%) CSS
4 212 (35.69%) ASP.NET
5 186 (31.31%) Web Services
6 127 (21.38%) jQuery
7 102 (17.17%) WCF
8 101 (17.00%) .NET Framework
9 84 (14.14%) JSON
9 84 (14.14%) HTML5
10 80 (13.47%) SOAP
11 61 (10.27%) LINQ
11 61 (10.27%) Ajax
12 58 (9.76%) XSLT
13 53 (8.92%) WPF
14 50 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 49 (8.25%) Entity Framework
16 44 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (6.06%) REST
18 35 (5.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.44%) Computer Science
2 58 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.22%) Client/Server
4 29 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.04%) User Experience
6 22 (3.70%) N-Tier
7 20 (3.37%) Mobile App
7 20 (3.37%) Open Source
8 12 (2.02%) W3C
9 10 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.35%) GIS
10 8 (1.35%) EPoS
11 6 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.01%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.01%) NHS
11 6 (1.01%) Smartcard
12 4 (0.67%) Social Media
13 3 (0.51%) Physics
13 3 (0.51%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.51%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 100 (16.84%) Windows
2 38 (6.40%) Linux
3 27 (4.55%) UNIX
4 16 (2.69%) Android
5 14 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.34%) HPUX
7 2 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) OS/390
8 1 (0.17%) zOS
8 1 (0.17%) SUSE
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (28.11%) MVC
3 108 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 98 (16.50%) Web Development
5 70 (11.78%) SOA
6 68 (11.45%) OO
7 53 (8.92%) OOP
8 48 (8.08%) Project Management
9 32 (5.39%) Unit Testing
10 31 (5.22%) Mentoring
11 29 (4.88%) Mobile Development
12 28 (4.71%) Analytics
12 28 (4.71%) Workflow
13 26 (4.38%) E-Commerce
14 25 (4.21%) OOD
14 25 (4.21%) SEO
15 22 (3.70%) TDD
16 21 (3.54%) Scrum
17 19 (3.20%) Web Application Development
17 19 (3.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 349 (58.75%) C#
2 312 (52.53%) SQL
3 253 (42.59%) JavaScript
4 149 (25.08%) VB.NET
5 105 (17.68%) Java
6 91 (15.32%) T-SQL
7 72 (12.12%) VB
8 51 (8.59%) PHP
9 45 (7.58%) C++
10 39 (6.57%) VB6
11 20 (3.37%) Python
12 18 (3.03%) XPath
13 17 (2.86%) Ruby
14 15 (2.53%) PL/SQL
15 14 (2.36%) C
16 13 (2.19%) Shell Script
16 13 (2.19%) VBScript
17 9 (1.52%) Perl
17 9 (1.52%) VBA
17 9 (1.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 116 (19.53%) Degree
2 14 (2.36%) ISEB
3 7 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) HND
6 2 (0.34%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.17%) PMP
7 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.19%) SLA
2 10 (1.68%) QA
3 4 (0.67%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) TickIT
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) WAI
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 154 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 90 (15.15%) Oracle
3 23 (3.87%) Google
4 11 (1.85%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.52%) Adobe
5 9 (1.52%) Telerik
6 8 (1.35%) Altova
6 8 (1.35%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.18%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.01%) Cognos
8 6 (1.01%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.84%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.84%) Twitter
10 4 (0.67%) IBM
10 4 (0.67%) SAP
10 4 (0.67%) InterSystems
10 4 (0.67%) Metastorm
11 3 (0.51%) Citrix
11 3 (0.51%) Apple
11 3 (0.51%) Macromedia
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + flexi hrs
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
LA International
Salary: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
LA International
Salary: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Travel, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Dixons Carphone
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago