Period
to 19 January 2021

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 6 months to 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 127 110
Rank change year-on-year +37 -17 -36
Permanent jobs citing XML 26 26 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.87% 1.01% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.28% 3.43% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 67
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £37,400 £31,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £70,000 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 608 759 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.84% 29.48% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 522 676 770
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,875 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Birmingham

XML
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in Birmingham.

Salary trend for XML in Birmingham

XML
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for XML in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XML.

1 17 (65.38%) HTML
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) .NET
5 10 (38.46%) User Experience
6 8 (30.77%) QA
7 7 (26.92%) JSON
7 7 (26.92%) Migration
7 7 (26.92%) DevOps
7 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 7 (26.92%) REST
7 7 (26.92%) PHP
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) Change Management
7 7 (26.92%) Web Design
8 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 6 (23.08%) Classic ASP
8 6 (23.08%) CRM
8 6 (23.08%) Force.com
8 6 (23.08%) jQuery
8 6 (23.08%) UX Design
8 6 (23.08%) SDLC
8 6 (23.08%) Technical Leadership
9 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (19.23%) Requirements Gathering
9 5 (19.23%) Azure
9 5 (19.23%) OO

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 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.85%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.85%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Force.com
2 5 (19.23%) Azure
3 4 (15.38%) SaaS
3 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (7.69%) Boomi
5 1 (3.85%) AWS
5 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.85%) GCP
5 1 (3.85%) iPaaS
5 1 (3.85%) PaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Power Automate
5 1 (3.85%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.85%) PowerApps
5 1 (3.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) git-flow
3 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Lead Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Salesforce Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) CRM Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) HR Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Azure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
4 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
4 7 (26.92%) JSON
4 7 (26.92%) REST
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) Classic ASP
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 6 (23.08%) SOAP
6 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
7 2 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.69%) Node.js
7 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.69%) WCF
7 2 (7.69%) WinForms
7 2 (7.69%) XHTML
7 2 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Change Management
1 7 (26.92%) DevOps
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
1 7 (26.92%) Web Design
2 6 (23.08%) CRM
2 6 (23.08%) SDLC
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Leadership
2 6 (23.08%) UX Design
3 5 (19.23%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Data Security
4 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
4 4 (15.38%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.54%) Backlog Management
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Ceridian
3 4 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 3 (11.54%) Workday
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.85%) Sparx