The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 68 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -42 +11  
Permanent jobs citing XML 61 150 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.34% 6.40% 5.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 22.80% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 53 133 89
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 593 658 590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.44% 28.10% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 526 590 539
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Birmingham

XML
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Birmingham.

Salary trend for XML in Birmingham

XML
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Birmingham

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XML.

1 68 (59.65%) SQL
2 52 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 49 (42.98%) HTML
4 43 (37.72%) .NET
5 40 (35.09%) Java
6 34 (29.82%) Visual Studio
6 34 (29.82%) ASP.NET
6 34 (29.82%) CSS
7 33 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 31 (27.19%) Web Services
9 30 (26.32%) C#
9 30 (26.32%) MVC
10 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (23.68%) MySQL
11 27 (23.68%) VB.NET
12 25 (21.93%) REST
13 23 (20.18%) SOAP
13 23 (20.18%) OO
14 22 (19.30%) Linux
15 21 (18.42%) jQuery
16 19 (16.67%) OOP
16 19 (16.67%) SSL
17 18 (15.79%) JSON
18 17 (14.91%) Web Development
18 17 (14.91%) QA
18 17 (14.91%) Mentoring
19 16 (14.04%) Spring
19 16 (14.04%) E-Commerce
20 15 (13.16%) SOA
20 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.77%) Apache
2 8 (7.02%) JBoss
2 8 (7.02%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) Drupal
6 1 (0.88%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Office
2 2 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.67%) SSL
2 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.14%) HTTP
4 3 (2.63%) LDAP
4 3 (2.63%) SMS
5 2 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (23.68%) MySQL
3 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (11.40%) MongoDB
4 13 (11.40%) NoSQL
5 9 (7.89%) Redis
5 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.14%) DB2
7 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) EDMS
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.88%) SQLite
9 1 (0.88%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 34 (29.82%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.40%) JUnit
2 13 (11.40%) Subversion
3 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 11 (9.65%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.65%) Selenium
5 10 (8.77%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.63%) Concordion
6 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.63%) The Grinder
7 2 (1.75%) HttpUnit
7 2 (1.75%) JIRA
7 2 (1.75%) Maven
7 2 (1.75%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.88%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.88%) jMock
8 1 (0.88%) Log4j
8 1 (0.88%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 14 (12.28%) Games
2 10 (8.77%) Finance
3 7 (6.14%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) Banking
4 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.39%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.51%) Marketing
7 3 (2.63%) Billing
8 2 (1.75%) Advertising
9 1 (0.88%) Back Office
9 1 (0.88%) Law
9 1 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (51.75%) Developer
2 23 (20.18%) .NET Developer
2 23 (20.18%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.28%) SQL Developer
3 14 (12.28%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (11.40%) .NET Web Developer
4 13 (11.40%) VB.NET Web Developer
4 13 (11.40%) Web Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Team Leader
6 9 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.89%) Tester
7 8 (7.02%) Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.02%) C++ Programmer
7 8 (7.02%) Consultant
7 8 (7.02%) Programmer
7 8 (7.02%) Software Tester
8 7 (6.14%) Development Team Leader
8 7 (6.14%) Software Development Team Leader
8 7 (6.14%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.98%) HTML
2 43 (37.72%) .NET
3 34 (29.82%) ASP.NET
3 34 (29.82%) CSS
4 31 (27.19%) Web Services
5 25 (21.93%) REST
6 23 (20.18%) SOAP
7 21 (18.42%) jQuery
8 18 (15.79%) JSON
9 16 (14.04%) Spring
10 14 (12.28%) .NET Framework
10 14 (12.28%) Ajax
10 14 (12.28%) Entity Framework
10 14 (12.28%) WCF
11 13 (11.40%) LINQ
11 13 (11.40%) XSLT
12 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (10.53%) J2EE
13 10 (8.77%) Java EE
14 8 (7.02%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) iPad
2 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.39%) Fintech
3 4 (3.51%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (3.51%) User Experience
4 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.88%) CMDB
5 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.30%) Linux
2 9 (7.89%) Windows
3 7 (6.14%) Unix
4 6 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.63%) CentOS
6 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.88%) Android
7 1 (0.88%) Debian
7 1 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.32%) MVC
2 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.18%) OO
4 19 (16.67%) OOP
5 17 (14.91%) Mentoring
5 17 (14.91%) Web Development
6 16 (14.04%) E-Commerce
7 15 (13.16%) SOA
8 13 (11.40%) Scrum
8 13 (11.40%) Software Architecture
8 13 (11.40%) Web Application Development
9 11 (9.65%) SDLC
10 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.77%) Test Scripting
11 9 (7.89%) Migration
12 8 (7.02%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.14%) Project Management
13 7 (6.14%) Software Engineering
14 6 (5.26%) High Availability
14 6 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (59.65%) SQL
2 52 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 40 (35.09%) Java
4 30 (26.32%) C#
5 27 (23.68%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.53%) C++
7 9 (7.89%) XPath
8 2 (1.75%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) Ruby
8 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.88%) Dart
9 1 (0.88%) Groovy
9 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.88%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Docker
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
1 14 (12.28%) Oracle
2 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.51%) IBM
4 3 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.75%) hybris
5 2 (1.75%) webMethods
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) CA
6 1 (0.88%) Cognos
6 1 (0.88%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) IDERA
6 1 (0.88%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.88%) Pega
6 1 (0.88%) RedGate
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary + company benefits + training + bonus + expenses
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 22 days ago