Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 67 31
Rank change year-on-year +6 -36 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 52 41 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.87% 3.28% 6.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.59% 8.35% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 101
Coventry median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -20.00% +27.39%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £48,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £46,308 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.49% -6.25% +3.90%

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 491 491 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 36.53% 39.25% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 395 438 487
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +4.32% +1.25%
10th Percentile £32,350 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 38 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 35 (67.31%) XSLT
3 27 (51.92%) SOAP
4 25 (48.08%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (48.08%) C#
4 25 (48.08%) SQL
5 24 (46.15%) ITIL
5 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 16 (30.77%) Data Analysis
7 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (23.08%) .NET
9 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
10 9 (17.31%) Java
10 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (15.38%) HTML
11 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
12 7 (13.46%) Retail
13 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
13 6 (11.54%) Web Services
13 6 (11.54%) Oracle
13 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
14 5 (9.62%) C++
14 5 (9.62%) SAP
14 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
15 4 (7.69%) XPath
15 4 (7.69%) QA
15 4 (7.69%) WCF
15 4 (7.69%) WPF
15 4 (7.69%) Kafka
15 4 (7.69%) Siebel

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 25 (48.08%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) DHCP
2 1 (1.92%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.92%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) SMS
2 1 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) DB2
2 3 (5.77%) Power BI
2 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.85%) OLTP
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.46%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Applications Support
2 24 (46.15%) Analyst
3 18 (34.62%) Developer
4 17 (32.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 17 (32.69%) Support Analyst
5 14 (26.92%) BizTalk Developer
6 12 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (21.15%) Senior Applications Support
7 11 (21.15%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (21.15%) Senior Support Analyst
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Support Analyst
10 7 (13.46%) Applications Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Applications Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Junior
11 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
11 3 (5.77%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (67.31%) XSLT
2 27 (51.92%) SOAP
3 12 (23.08%) .NET
4 8 (15.38%) HTML
5 6 (11.54%) Web Services
6 4 (7.69%) Kafka
6 4 (7.69%) WCF
6 4 (7.69%) WPF
7 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.77%) CSS
7 3 (5.77%) CSS3
7 3 (5.77%) HTML5
7 3 (5.77%) jQuery
7 3 (5.77%) REST
8 1 (1.92%) COM
8 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
1 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) ITIL
2 16 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Scrum
6 4 (7.69%) Task Automation
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) MVC
7 3 (5.77%) SDLC
7 3 (5.77%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) TDD
7 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.77%) UML
7 3 (5.77%) Use Case
7 3 (5.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) C#
1 25 (48.08%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
3 9 (17.31%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) C++
5 4 (7.69%) XPath
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) SAP
4 4 (7.69%) Siebel
5 3 (5.77%) Capita
6 2 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp