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

XML
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 33 43
Rank change year-on-year -18 +10  
Permanent jobs citing XML 88 142 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.51% 6.03% 5.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.59% 23.39% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 100 98
Median salary £37,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.07% +0.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £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 699 607 641
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.85% 25.76% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 615 522 560
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 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  

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 May 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 85 (64.39%) SQL
2 65 (49.24%) JavaScript
3 59 (44.70%) HTML
4 56 (42.42%) CSS
5 55 (41.67%) .NET
6 47 (35.61%) ASP.NET
6 47 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (34.09%) MVC
8 40 (30.30%) Web Services
9 38 (28.79%) Java
10 37 (28.03%) C#
11 33 (25.00%) OO
12 32 (24.24%) Web Development
13 31 (23.48%) SQL Server
13 31 (23.48%) MySQL
14 30 (22.73%) REST
15 28 (21.21%) Visual Studio
16 26 (19.70%) E-Commerce
16 26 (19.70%) Scrum
16 26 (19.70%) Test Automation
16 26 (19.70%) QA
17 25 (18.94%) OOP
18 24 (18.18%) AngularJS
19 23 (17.42%) VB.NET
19 23 (17.42%) jQuery
20 21 (15.91%) JUnit
21 20 (15.15%) XSLT
21 20 (15.15%) Selenium
21 20 (15.15%) .NET Framework
22 19 (14.39%) Test Scripting

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 8 (6.06%) Apache
2 6 (4.55%) IIS
3 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.52%) CMS
5 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.76%) Drupal
6 1 (0.76%) JBoss
6 1 (0.76%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Fredhopper
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.06%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 8 (6.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 8 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (3.79%) Google Analytics
5 4 (3.03%) Force.com
6 3 (2.27%) Slack
7 1 (0.76%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.12%) HTTP
2 8 (6.06%) SMS
3 6 (4.55%) Internet
3 6 (4.55%) SSL
4 3 (2.27%) Skype
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.48%) MySQL
1 31 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.39%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (6.06%) Redis
5 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.79%) SQLPlus
7 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 21 (15.91%) JUnit
3 20 (15.15%) Selenium
4 18 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
6 11 (8.33%) Subversion
7 9 (6.82%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.55%) TestNG
9 5 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.79%) JIRA
9 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.27%) Android Studio
11 3 (2.27%) Concordion
11 3 (2.27%) Gradle
11 3 (2.27%) The Grinder
12 2 (1.52%) HttpUnit
12 2 (1.52%) Maven
12 2 (1.52%) TestComplete
12 2 (1.52%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (9.85%) Games
2 12 (9.09%) Finance
3 8 (6.06%) Billing
4 5 (3.79%) Retail
5 4 (3.03%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (59.85%) Developer
2 31 (23.48%) .NET Developer
3 29 (21.97%) Java Developer
4 24 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 18 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
5 18 (13.64%) Tester
6 17 (12.88%) Software Tester
7 16 (12.12%) SQL Developer
8 15 (11.36%) Analyst
8 15 (11.36%) VB.NET Developer
8 15 (11.36%) VB.NET Web Developer
9 14 (10.61%) Software Analyst
9 14 (10.61%) Software Test Analyst
9 14 (10.61%) Test Analyst
10 13 (9.85%) C# Developer
11 8 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
12 7 (5.30%) C++ Programmer
12 7 (5.30%) Programmer
13 6 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (44.70%) HTML
2 56 (42.42%) CSS
3 55 (41.67%) .NET
4 47 (35.61%) ASP.NET
5 40 (30.30%) Web Services
6 30 (22.73%) REST
7 24 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 23 (17.42%) jQuery
9 20 (15.15%) .NET Framework
9 20 (15.15%) XSLT
10 19 (14.39%) Entity Framework
11 18 (13.64%) SOAP
12 16 (12.12%) Ajax
12 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (9.85%) Node.js
13 13 (9.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (9.09%) JSON
14 12 (9.09%) Kendo UI
14 12 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 11 (8.33%) User Experience
2 9 (6.82%) iPad
3 8 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.52%) Fintech
6 1 (0.76%) BBC
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.09%) Linux
2 9 (6.82%) Windows
3 8 (6.06%) CentOS
3 8 (6.06%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.79%) Debian
6 5 (3.79%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.03%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.09%) MVC
3 33 (25.00%) OO
4 32 (24.24%) Web Development
5 26 (19.70%) E-Commerce
5 26 (19.70%) Scrum
5 26 (19.70%) Test Automation
6 25 (18.94%) OOP
7 19 (14.39%) Test Scripting
8 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
9 16 (12.12%) Migration
10 15 (11.36%) Software Testing
11 10 (7.58%) Web Application Development
12 9 (6.82%) BDD
12 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.82%) Microservices
12 9 (6.82%) TDD
13 6 (4.55%) Analytics
13 6 (4.55%) Coaching
13 6 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 85 (64.39%) SQL
2 65 (49.24%) JavaScript
3 38 (28.79%) Java
4 37 (28.03%) C#
5 23 (17.42%) VB.NET
6 17 (12.88%) XPath
7 12 (9.09%) C++
8 4 (3.03%) PHP
8 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.27%) VB
10 2 (1.52%) Python
11 1 (0.76%) C
11 1 (0.76%) Dart
11 1 (0.76%) ES6
11 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.36%) Oracle
3 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.79%) Google
5 4 (3.03%) hybris
5 4 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.52%) webMethods
7 1 (0.76%) Adobe
7 1 (0.76%) Apple
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.76%) Pega
7 1 (0.76%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) VMware
7 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: 20,000 - 24,000
Posted: 27 days ago