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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 49 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 256 329 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.57% 6.10% 4.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.96% 16.68% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 238 286 241
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +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
1976 1972 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.27% 36.54% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1792 1688 1704
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -12 82 £38,750 -6.62% 20
Warwickshire +14 72 £35,000 -7.89% 10
Staffordshire -19 29 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Coventry -13 26 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Worcestershire -13 13 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Shropshire +2 11 £26,500 -20.27% 2
Wolverhampton -3 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Solihull -22 6 £34,000 -15.00%
Walsall +4 5 £55,000 +46.66%
Herefordshire -5 3 £52,500 +66.66% 1
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 366 (61.31%) .NET
2 348 (58.29%) C#
2 348 (58.29%) HTML
3 321 (53.77%) SQL
4 292 (48.91%) SQL Server
5 273 (45.73%) JavaScript
6 252 (42.21%) CSS
7 212 (35.51%) Web Services
8 199 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 187 (31.32%) Agile Software Development
10 164 (27.47%) MVC
11 149 (24.96%) Microsoft
12 147 (24.62%) Java
13 139 (23.28%) Finance
14 127 (21.27%) jQuery
15 118 (19.77%) Degree
16 115 (19.26%) Web Development
17 112 (18.76%) Oracle
18 111 (18.59%) T-SQL
19 107 (17.92%) OO
20 101 (16.92%) MS Excel
21 94 (15.75%) WCF
22 93 (15.58%) Software Engineering
23 92 (15.41%) Windows
23 92 (15.41%) VB.NET
24 84 (14.07%) Visual Studio
25 83 (13.90%) HTML5
26 81 (13.57%) .NET Framework
26 81 (13.57%) Computer Science
27 80 (13.40%) SOA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 59 (9.88%) IIS
2 40 (6.70%) JBoss
3 31 (5.19%) WebSphere
4 29 (4.86%) WebLogic
5 26 (4.36%) CMS
6 25 (4.19%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.18%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.18%) Umbraco
8 12 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (2.01%) Apache
9 10 (1.68%) WordPress
10 9 (1.51%) Node.js
11 7 (1.17%) DNN
11 7 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.50%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.34%) CICS
15 2 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 101 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.35%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.84%) Magento
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.34%) Odoo
8 1 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.17%) HFM
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.18%) SaaS
3 14 (2.35%) Google Analytics
4 13 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.17%) PaaS
5 7 (1.17%) Heroku
5 7 (1.17%) GitHub
6 4 (0.67%) Google Drive
6 4 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) Force.com
8 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.70%) HTTP
2 25 (4.19%) Internet
3 20 (3.35%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.02%) SSL
5 3 (0.50%) Intranet
5 3 (0.50%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) Network Security
6 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.17%) SNMP
6 1 (0.17%) LDAP
6 1 (0.17%) LAN
6 1 (0.17%) WAN
6 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (48.91%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (8.04%) Relational Database
4 45 (7.54%) MySQL
5 34 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (5.53%) RDBMS
7 31 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
9 25 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (3.85%) Oracle Database
11 20 (3.35%) MongoDB
12 14 (2.35%) DB2
12 14 (2.35%) MS Access
12 14 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (2.18%) OLAP
14 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (1.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 6 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 84 (14.07%) Visual Studio
2 58 (9.72%) Git (software)
3 48 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.69%) Subversion
5 24 (4.02%) Ant
6 23 (3.85%) JIRA
7 22 (3.69%) JUnit
8 17 (2.85%) Selenium
9 12 (2.01%) ReSharper
10 9 (1.51%) Maven
10 9 (1.51%) Xcode
11 6 (1.01%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.01%) NUnit
12 5 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.84%) Hudson
13 4 (0.67%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.67%) Grunt
13 4 (0.67%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.50%) MSTest
14 3 (0.50%) NetBeans
General
1 139 (23.28%) Finance
2 42 (7.04%) Retail
3 22 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.68%) Banking
4 16 (2.68%) Back Office
5 14 (2.35%) Marketing
6 11 (1.84%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.17%) Law
8 6 (1.01%) Automotive
9 5 (0.84%) Games
10 3 (0.50%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.50%) German Language
11 2 (0.34%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 421 (70.52%) Developer
2 102 (17.09%) .NET Developer
3 101 (16.92%) C# Developer
4 74 (12.40%) Software Developer
5 69 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 61 (10.22%) Senior Developer
7 60 (10.05%) Web Developer
8 57 (9.55%) Java Developer
9 45 (7.54%) Software Engineer
10 44 (7.37%) Junior
10 44 (7.37%) Analyst
11 41 (6.87%) ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (6.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 35 (5.86%) Graduate
14 31 (5.19%) Junior Developer
15 25 (4.19%) Senior C# Developer
16 24 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
17 23 (3.85%) Consultant
18 20 (3.35%) C# Software Developer
19 18 (3.02%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (61.31%) .NET
2 348 (58.29%) HTML
3 252 (42.21%) CSS
4 212 (35.51%) Web Services
5 199 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 127 (21.27%) jQuery
7 94 (15.75%) WCF
8 83 (13.90%) HTML5
9 81 (13.57%) .NET Framework
10 71 (11.89%) SOAP
11 66 (11.06%) JSON
12 58 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 56 (9.38%) XSLT
14 55 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 49 (8.21%) Ajax
16 48 (8.04%) CSS3
17 45 (7.54%) AngularJS
18 42 (7.04%) REST
18 42 (7.04%) LINQ
19 41 (6.87%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 52 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.53%) Client/Server
4 24 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.85%) User Experience
6 16 (2.68%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.34%) Semantic Web
8 8 (1.34%) Social Media
8 8 (1.34%) NHS
8 8 (1.34%) W3C
8 8 (1.34%) Ontologies
9 7 (1.17%) EPoS
9 7 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.84%) GIS
10 5 (0.84%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.67%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.50%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.50%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (15.41%) Windows
2 38 (6.37%) Linux
3 33 (5.53%) UNIX
4 20 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.17%) Android
7 4 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.67%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) HPUX
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Debian
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (31.32%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (27.47%) MVC
3 115 (19.26%) Web Development
4 107 (17.92%) OO
5 93 (15.58%) Software Engineering
6 80 (13.40%) SOA
7 74 (12.40%) OOP
8 41 (6.87%) SDLC
9 39 (6.53%) E-Commerce
10 37 (6.20%) Project Management
11 34 (5.70%) OOD
12 31 (5.19%) Mobile Development
13 30 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (5.03%) TDD
14 29 (4.86%) Scrum
15 28 (4.69%) CRM
15 28 (4.69%) Analytics
16 27 (4.52%) Mentoring
16 27 (4.52%) Workflow
17 26 (4.36%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 348 (58.29%) C#
2 321 (53.77%) SQL
3 273 (45.73%) JavaScript
4 147 (24.62%) Java
5 111 (18.59%) T-SQL
6 92 (15.41%) VB.NET
7 67 (11.22%) VB
8 52 (8.71%) PHP
9 42 (7.04%) C++
10 37 (6.20%) VB6
11 33 (5.53%) VBA
12 24 (4.02%) Python
13 22 (3.69%) VBScript
14 21 (3.52%) Ruby
15 13 (2.18%) C
15 13 (2.18%) PL/SQL
16 12 (2.01%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.68%) XPath
18 9 (1.51%) X++
19 8 (1.34%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 118 (19.77%) Degree
2 21 (3.52%) ISEB
3 12 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.34%) Postgraduate
6 6 (1.01%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.84%) MCSD
7 5 (0.84%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.68%) QA
2 8 (1.34%) SLA
3 6 (1.01%) HL7
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 149 (24.96%) Microsoft
2 112 (18.76%) Oracle
3 27 (4.52%) Google
4 10 (1.68%) Metastorm
5 9 (1.51%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.34%) Telerik
7 5 (0.84%) IBM
7 5 (0.84%) InterSystems
8 4 (0.67%) BEA
8 4 (0.67%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.50%) Cerner
9 3 (0.50%) McKesson
9 3 (0.50%) Siemens
9 3 (0.50%) Apple
9 3 (0.50%) Sybase
9 3 (0.50%) SAP
9 3 (0.50%) Misys
9 3 (0.50%) Zend
9 3 (0.50%) Pega
10 2 (0.34%) ATG
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staffordshire
Mobell Communications Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension Schem
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pesaro
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Car Bonus Pension Health Remote Work
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago