Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 70 56
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 -25
Permanent jobs citing XML 25 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.66% 2.73% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.23% 6.86% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 67
Coventry median annual salary £34,375 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.86% +17.50% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,375 £60,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 271 525 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 28.83% 39.86% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 207 401 361
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £27,250 £27,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for XML in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Retail
3 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 10 (40.00%) JIRA
4 10 (40.00%) QA
5 9 (36.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) SOAP
6 8 (32.00%) ISEB
6 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (28.00%) Hitachi
7 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (28.00%) XSLT
7 7 (28.00%) Unix
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) Broadband
8 6 (24.00%) Xcode
8 6 (24.00%) Subversion
8 6 (24.00%) API Development
8 6 (24.00%) Google Play
8 6 (24.00%) iTunes
8 6 (24.00%) TestFlight

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 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (12.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Google Play
1 6 (24.00%) iTunes
1 6 (24.00%) TestFlight
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Broadband
2 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) OLTP
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) JIRA
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Appium
3 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (24.00%) Genymotion
3 6 (24.00%) Selenium
3 6 (24.00%) Subversion
3 6 (24.00%) UI Automator
3 6 (24.00%) Xcode
4 4 (16.00%) Maven
5 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (12.00%) JUnit
6 2 (8.00%) Gradle
6 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (8.00%) Toad
6 2 (8.00%) Zephyr
7 1 (4.00%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (48.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) QA Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Applications Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Principal Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) SOAP
2 7 (28.00%) XSLT
3 6 (24.00%) JSON
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) JMS
4 3 (12.00%) Spring
4 3 (12.00%) Struts
4 3 (12.00%) XSD
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) JSF
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.00%) Java SE
6 1 (4.00%) JSP
6 1 (4.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (24.00%) API Development
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 6 (24.00%) Issue Tracking
3 6 (24.00%) Lean Thinking
3 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Personalization
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.00%) Use Case
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) System Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (32.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Hitachi
3 6 (24.00%) Google
4 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Borland