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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 25 34
Rank change year-on-year -38 +9  
Permanent jobs citing XML 66 156 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.53% 6.53% 5.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.75% 23.46% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 57 136 92
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 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
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 614 665 604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.85% 27.84% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 546 593 551
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 £52,500 £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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 70 (64.81%) SQL
2 51 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 48 (44.44%) HTML
4 43 (39.81%) .NET
5 36 (33.33%) Java
5 36 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 35 (32.41%) CSS
7 32 (29.63%) Visual Studio
8 31 (28.70%) MVC
9 28 (25.93%) Web Services
9 28 (25.93%) SQL Server
10 27 (25.00%) VB.NET
10 27 (25.00%) C#
11 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (23.15%) MySQL
12 25 (23.15%) OO
13 21 (19.44%) jQuery
13 21 (19.44%) OOP
14 20 (18.52%) REST
15 19 (17.59%) SOAP
15 19 (17.59%) Web Development
16 18 (16.67%) Linux
17 17 (15.74%) E-Commerce
17 17 (15.74%) SSL
17 17 (15.74%) QA
18 16 (14.81%) Ajax
18 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
19 15 (13.89%) Spring
20 14 (12.96%) iPad
21 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC

XML
Co-occurring 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 7 (6.48%) Apache
1 7 (6.48%) JBoss
1 7 (6.48%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
2 2 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.78%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.93%) Force.com
5 1 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.74%) SSL
2 8 (7.41%) HTTP
3 7 (6.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.70%) SMS
5 2 (1.85%) Internet
5 2 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 25 (23.15%) MySQL
3 13 (12.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (10.19%) NoSQL
5 10 (9.26%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.56%) DB2
7 6 (5.56%) Redis
8 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.85%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.93%) Big Data
10 1 (0.93%) EDMS
10 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.04%) JUnit
3 11 (10.19%) Selenium
4 10 (9.26%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.26%) Subversion
5 9 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.48%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.78%) Concordion
7 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.78%) The Grinder
8 2 (1.85%) HttpUnit
8 2 (1.85%) JIRA
8 2 (1.85%) Maven
8 2 (1.85%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.93%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.93%) jMock
9 1 (0.93%) Log4j
9 1 (0.93%) TestNG
9 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 11 (10.19%) Games
2 10 (9.26%) Finance
3 6 (5.56%) Retail
4 5 (4.63%) Banking
4 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.70%) Billing
5 4 (3.70%) Marketing
5 4 (3.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (51.85%) Developer
2 23 (21.30%) .NET Developer
2 23 (21.30%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.81%) SQL Developer
4 15 (13.89%) .NET Web Developer
4 15 (13.89%) VB.NET Developer
4 15 (13.89%) VB.NET Web Developer
4 15 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 9 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 9 (8.33%) Tester
6 8 (7.41%) Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Software Tester
7 7 (6.48%) Consultant
7 7 (6.48%) Development Manager
7 7 (6.48%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
8 6 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (5.56%) Programmer
8 6 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.44%) HTML
2 43 (39.81%) .NET
3 36 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 35 (32.41%) CSS
5 28 (25.93%) Web Services
6 21 (19.44%) jQuery
7 20 (18.52%) REST
8 19 (17.59%) SOAP
9 16 (14.81%) Ajax
10 15 (13.89%) Spring
11 13 (12.04%) .NET Framework
11 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (12.04%) Entity Framework
11 13 (12.04%) JSON
11 13 (12.04%) WCF
12 12 (11.11%) J2EE
12 12 (11.11%) LINQ
13 11 (10.19%) XSLT
14 9 (8.33%) Java EE
15 8 (7.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) iPad
2 5 (4.63%) Fintech
2 5 (4.63%) User Experience
3 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) CMDB
6 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (7.41%) Windows
3 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.63%) Unix
5 4 (3.70%) CentOS
5 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) Debian
6 1 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) MVC
2 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.15%) OO
4 21 (19.44%) OOP
5 19 (17.59%) Web Development
6 17 (15.74%) E-Commerce
7 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.11%) Scrum
8 12 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 12 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 11 (10.19%) SOA
10 10 (9.26%) Test Scripting
11 9 (8.33%) Migration
12 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (6.48%) SDLC
12 7 (6.48%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.56%) Project Management
13 6 (5.56%) Software Testing
14 5 (4.63%) UML
14 5 (4.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.81%) SQL
2 51 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 36 (33.33%) Java
4 27 (25.00%) C#
4 27 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (9.26%) XPath
6 9 (8.33%) C++
7 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.85%) PHP
8 2 (1.85%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) Dart
9 1 (0.93%) Groovy
9 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
1 13 (12.04%) Oracle
2 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.78%) hybris
4 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.85%) webMethods
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) Apple
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.93%) Pega
5 1 (0.93%) RedGate
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Tableau
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits Package (and additional day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary + company benefits + training + bonus + expenses
Posted: 26 days ago