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

XML
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 40 42
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2  
Permanent jobs citing XML 78 120 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.96% 5.10% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 18.58% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 60 84 98
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £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 702 646 675
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.63% 27.47% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 608 537 583
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 87 (60.84%) SQL
2 71 (49.65%) JavaScript
3 65 (45.45%) HTML
4 62 (43.36%) CSS
5 59 (41.26%) .NET
6 58 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (34.27%) MVC
8 48 (33.57%) ASP.NET
9 46 (32.17%) Web Services
10 44 (30.77%) Java
11 38 (26.57%) C#
12 37 (25.87%) REST
13 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
13 35 (24.48%) OO
14 34 (23.78%) Scrum
14 34 (23.78%) Web Development
15 32 (22.38%) MySQL
16 27 (18.88%) Visual Studio
16 27 (18.88%) Test Automation
17 26 (18.18%) JUnit
17 26 (18.18%) E-Commerce
17 26 (18.18%) AngularJS
18 24 (16.78%) NoSQL
18 24 (16.78%) OOP
18 24 (16.78%) XSLT
18 24 (16.78%) QA
19 22 (15.38%) VB.NET
19 22 (15.38%) SOAP
20 21 (14.69%) Oracle
20 21 (14.69%) Finance

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 9 (6.29%) Apache
2 6 (4.20%) IIS
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.80%) CMS
5 2 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.40%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.40%) Drupal
5 2 (1.40%) Mule
6 1 (0.70%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.80%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.29%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.59%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 8 (5.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 8 (5.59%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.20%) Force.com
5 5 (3.50%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.10%) Slack
7 1 (0.70%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.29%) HTTP
2 9 (6.29%) SMS
3 8 (5.59%) Internet
4 5 (3.50%) SSL
5 3 (2.10%) Skype
6 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.38%) MySQL
3 24 (16.78%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.39%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.29%) Redis
6 8 (5.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.50%) SQLPlus
8 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (18.88%) Visual Studio
2 26 (18.18%) JUnit
3 20 (13.99%) Selenium
4 19 (13.29%) Cucumber
5 17 (11.89%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.99%) Subversion
7 9 (6.29%) Eclipse
7 9 (6.29%) TestNG
8 6 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.50%) JIRA
9 5 (3.50%) Maven
10 3 (2.10%) Android Studio
10 3 (2.10%) Concordion
10 3 (2.10%) Gradle
10 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.10%) The Grinder
11 2 (1.40%) HttpUnit
11 2 (1.40%) TestComplete
11 2 (1.40%) Travis CI
General
1 21 (14.69%) Finance
2 14 (9.79%) Games
3 9 (6.29%) Billing
4 6 (4.20%) Retail
5 5 (3.50%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (59.44%) Developer
2 32 (22.38%) Java Developer
3 31 (21.68%) .NET Developer
4 26 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 19 (13.29%) Tester
6 18 (12.59%) .NET Web Developer
6 18 (12.59%) Software Tester
7 16 (11.19%) Analyst
7 16 (11.19%) SQL Developer
8 15 (10.49%) Software Analyst
8 15 (10.49%) Software Test Analyst
8 15 (10.49%) Test Analyst
8 15 (10.49%) VB.NET Developer
8 15 (10.49%) VB.NET Web Developer
9 13 (9.09%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.59%) C++ Programmer
10 8 (5.59%) Programmer
11 7 (4.90%) Team Leader
12 6 (4.20%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (45.45%) HTML
2 62 (43.36%) CSS
3 59 (41.26%) .NET
4 48 (33.57%) ASP.NET
5 46 (32.17%) Web Services
6 37 (25.87%) REST
7 26 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 24 (16.78%) XSLT
9 22 (15.38%) SOAP
10 21 (14.69%) jQuery
11 19 (13.29%) .NET Framework
12 18 (12.59%) Entity Framework
13 17 (11.89%) Spring
14 16 (11.19%) Ajax
14 16 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (10.49%) Java EE
16 14 (9.79%) Hibernate
16 14 (9.79%) JPA
17 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 13 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.39%) User Experience
3 9 (6.29%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (5.59%) iPad
5 6 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.70%) BBC
8 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Linux
2 9 (6.29%) CentOS
2 9 (6.29%) Ubuntu
2 9 (6.29%) Windows
3 8 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.20%) Debian
5 5 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.10%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (34.27%) MVC
3 35 (24.48%) OO
4 34 (23.78%) Scrum
4 34 (23.78%) Web Development
5 27 (18.88%) Test Automation
6 26 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 24 (16.78%) OOP
8 20 (13.99%) Test Scripting
9 17 (11.89%) Migration
10 16 (11.19%) Mentoring
10 16 (11.19%) Software Testing
10 16 (11.19%) TDD
11 15 (10.49%) BDD
12 12 (8.39%) Microservices
13 10 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (6.99%) Web Application Development
14 8 (5.59%) Open Source
14 8 (5.59%) Software Engineering
15 7 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 87 (60.84%) SQL
2 71 (49.65%) JavaScript
3 44 (30.77%) Java
4 38 (26.57%) C#
5 22 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 21 (14.69%) XPath
7 12 (8.39%) C++
8 5 (3.50%) PHP
9 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.80%) VB
10 2 (1.40%) Python
10 2 (1.40%) Ruby
10 2 (1.40%) Scala
11 1 (0.70%) C
11 1 (0.70%) ES6
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.59%) Degree
2 12 (8.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (14.69%) Oracle
2 17 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.99%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.50%) Google
6 4 (2.80%) hybris
7 3 (2.10%) Adobe
8 2 (1.40%) webMethods
9 1 (0.70%) IBM
9 1 (0.70%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.70%) Pega
9 1 (0.70%) SAP
9 1 (0.70%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 7 days ago