Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 72 62
Rank change year-on-year +31 -10 -24
Permanent jobs citing XML 44 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.14% 2.64% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.67% 7.78% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 51
Coventry median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.92% +8.82% -11.46%
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.08% +24.00% -6.25%

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 Coventry with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 300 424 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 35.05% 33.97% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 261 357 476
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -1.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% +5.33%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Coventry

XML
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for XML in Coventry

XML
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for XML.

1 32 (72.73%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) TDD
4 25 (56.82%) JIRA
5 24 (54.55%) SSH
6 22 (50.00%) Ajax
6 22 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (50.00%) Java
6 22 (50.00%) OO
7 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
7 21 (47.73%) Web Development
7 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
8 20 (45.45%) Docker
9 18 (40.91%) Test Automation
9 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
9 18 (40.91%) Scrum
10 17 (38.64%) C#
10 17 (38.64%) .NET
10 17 (38.64%) SMTP
10 17 (38.64%) FTP
11 16 (36.36%) Mercurial
12 15 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
12 15 (34.09%) Memory Management
12 15 (34.09%) Amazon SQS
12 15 (34.09%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (34.09%) Amazon Redshift
12 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (34.09%) XMPP

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (22.73%) Confluence
2 5 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (34.09%) Amazon SQS
1 15 (34.09%) AWS IoT
1 15 (34.09%) AWS Lambda
1 15 (34.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) SSH
2 17 (38.64%) FTP
2 17 (38.64%) SMTP
3 15 (34.09%) HTTP
3 15 (34.09%) MQTT
4 9 (20.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) Amazon Aurora
2 15 (34.09%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (34.09%) Amazon Redshift
2 15 (34.09%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) OLTP
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (56.82%) JIRA
2 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
3 16 (36.36%) Mercurial
4 15 (34.09%) Selenium
5 10 (22.73%) Zephyr
6 7 (15.91%) Jasmine
6 7 (15.91%) Protractor
7 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
7 5 (11.36%) Gradle
7 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
7 5 (11.36%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 10 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Tester
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Tester
5 6 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) QA Tester
7 4 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior QA Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Principal Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) Ajax
2 17 (38.64%) .NET
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 15 (34.09%) XMPP
4 12 (27.27%) Spring
5 9 (20.45%) HTML
5 9 (20.45%) REST
6 7 (15.91%) Angular 2
6 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.91%) Apache Cordova
6 7 (15.91%) CSS
6 7 (15.91%) HTML5
6 7 (15.91%) Ionic Framework
6 7 (15.91%) JSON
6 7 (15.91%) Node.js
7 5 (11.36%) Spring Boot
8 4 (9.09%) SOAP
8 4 (9.09%) XSLT
9 2 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Algorithms
1 15 (34.09%) Smart Home
2 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (15.91%) User Experience
3 7 (15.91%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Android
1 7 (15.91%) Mac OS X
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) TDD
3 22 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (50.00%) OO
4 21 (47.73%) Web Development
5 18 (40.91%) Scrum
5 18 (40.91%) Test Automation
6 15 (34.09%) API Development
6 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
6 15 (34.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (34.09%) Memory Management
6 15 (34.09%) MVC
6 15 (34.09%) OOD
6 15 (34.09%) Project Management
6 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
7 12 (27.27%) Use Case
8 11 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 11 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 11 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (38.64%) C#
4 15 (34.09%) C
4 15 (34.09%) Python
5 7 (15.91%) Apple Swift
5 7 (15.91%) ES6
5 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) Objective-C
5 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
5 7 (15.91%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) XPath
7 2 (4.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ISTQB
1 10 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Atlassian
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.27%) SAP