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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 138 188 148
Rank change year-on-year +50 -40 -37
Permanent jobs citing XML 266 99 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.42% 1.21% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 3.60% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 163 70 114
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,637 £35,000 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £52,188 £57,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,227 2,752 2,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 29.31% 33.69% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,096 2,300 2,012
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,950 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,484 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.70% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £79,375 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the Midlands

XML
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XML in the Midlands.

Salary trend for XML in the Midlands

XML
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing XML in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Salary histogram for XML in the Midlands

XML
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +7 130 £50,000 +14.94% 13
East Midlands +35 124 £47,500 +18.75% 11
XML
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for XML.

1 170 (63.91%) SQL
2 164 (61.65%) Agile
3 138 (51.88%) JSON
4 127 (47.74%) JavaScript
5 122 (45.86%) C#
6 118 (44.36%) .NET
7 112 (42.11%) SQL Server
8 107 (40.23%) Azure
9 105 (39.47%) HTML
10 104 (39.10%) Scrum
11 94 (35.34%) Microsoft
12 93 (34.96%) Problem-Solving
13 91 (34.21%) CSS
14 83 (31.20%) MVC
14 83 (31.20%) Git (software)
15 80 (30.08%) Social Skills
16 77 (28.95%) Java
17 74 (27.82%) Degree
18 72 (27.07%) DevOps
19 71 (26.69%) Web Services
20 67 (25.19%) jQuery
21 59 (22.18%) Ajax
21 59 (22.18%) RESTful
22 55 (20.68%) ASP.NET
23 54 (20.30%) Analytical Skills
24 52 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
25 50 (18.80%) SOAP
25 50 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
26 48 (18.05%) SDLC
27 47 (17.67%) Relational Database

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 18 (6.77%) IIS
2 15 (5.64%) CMS
3 12 (4.51%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (4.51%) SAS
4 9 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.01%) Confluence
6 6 (2.26%) Liferay
7 5 (1.88%) Anypoint
7 5 (1.88%) JBoss
7 5 (1.88%) WordPress
8 4 (1.50%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.13%) Apache
9 3 (1.13%) Mule
9 3 (1.13%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.75%) Drupal
10 2 (0.75%) PrestaShop
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.75%) Loan IQ
1 2 (0.75%) Magento
1 2 (0.75%) Shopify
2 1 (0.38%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 107 (40.23%) Azure
2 45 (16.92%) AWS
3 31 (11.65%) PaaS
3 31 (11.65%) Power Platform
4 20 (7.52%) SaaS
5 18 (6.77%) Google Workspace
6 16 (6.02%) Amazon S3
7 14 (5.26%) Google Analytics
7 14 (5.26%) Google Tag Manager
8 12 (4.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 12 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (4.14%) Azure Data Factory
9 11 (4.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 11 (4.14%) IaaS
10 8 (3.01%) GitHub
11 7 (2.63%) Serverless
12 6 (2.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (2.26%) Slack
13 5 (1.88%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.89%) HTTP
2 16 (6.02%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.51%) SSL
4 10 (3.76%) DNS
4 10 (3.76%) FTP
4 10 (3.76%) WAN
5 7 (2.63%) Internet
6 6 (2.26%) DHCP
6 6 (2.26%) LAN
6 6 (2.26%) SNMP
6 6 (2.26%) VLAN
6 6 (2.26%) Wireless
7 4 (1.50%) 5G
7 4 (1.50%) SD-WAN
7 4 (1.50%) SMTP
8 1 (0.38%) Firewall
8 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.38%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 47 (17.67%) Relational Database
3 30 (11.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (10.15%) Power BI
5 20 (7.52%) MySQL
6 15 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.89%) NoSQL
8 12 (4.51%) Cognos Impromptu
9 11 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.13%) Adabas
13 3 (1.13%) DB2
14 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.75%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.38%) Data Lake
15 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 83 (31.20%) Git (software)
2 42 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 25 (9.40%) JIRA
3 25 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (6.39%) Subversion
5 15 (5.64%) Jasmine
5 15 (5.64%) Karma Test Runner
6 12 (4.51%) ProC
7 11 (4.14%) Eclipse
7 11 (4.14%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.01%) Maven
9 7 (2.63%) IntelliJ
10 6 (2.26%) DbUnit
10 6 (2.26%) GitLab
10 6 (2.26%) Mockito
10 6 (2.26%) Postman
11 5 (1.88%) Bazaar
12 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.50%) Selenium
13 3 (1.13%) webpack
General
1 80 (30.08%) Social Skills
2 54 (20.30%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (15.41%) Public Sector
4 37 (13.91%) Finance
5 34 (12.78%) Publishing
6 19 (7.14%) Influencing Skills
7 18 (6.77%) Documentation Skills
7 18 (6.77%) Local Government
8 17 (6.39%) Marketing
9 16 (6.02%) Law
10 13 (4.89%) Banking
10 13 (4.89%) Games
11 8 (3.01%) Financial Institution
12 6 (2.26%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (2.26%) Retail
13 4 (1.50%) Advertising
13 4 (1.50%) Aerospace
13 4 (1.50%) Legal
14 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 180 (67.67%) Developer
2 64 (24.06%) Senior Developer
3 52 (19.55%) .NET Developer
4 41 (15.41%) Software Developer
5 27 (10.15%) .NET Software Developer
6 26 (9.77%) Analyst
6 26 (9.77%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 19 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (6.77%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.77%) Senior Software Developer
10 17 (6.39%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 16 (6.02%) Lead Developer
12 14 (5.26%) Architect
13 13 (4.89%) Programmer
13 13 (4.89%) Software Engineer
14 12 (4.51%) Angular Developer
14 12 (4.51%) Creative Developer
14 12 (4.51%) Statistical Programmer
15 11 (4.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (51.88%) JSON
2 118 (44.36%) .NET
3 105 (39.47%) HTML
4 91 (34.21%) CSS
5 71 (26.69%) Web Services
6 67 (25.19%) jQuery
7 59 (22.18%) Ajax
7 59 (22.18%) RESTful
8 55 (20.68%) ASP.NET
9 50 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (18.80%) SOAP
10 46 (17.29%) HTML5
11 38 (14.29%) REST
11 38 (14.29%) XSLT
12 36 (13.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (11.65%) Spring
14 30 (11.28%) .NET Framework
14 30 (11.28%) WCF
15 29 (10.90%) AngularJS
16 27 (10.15%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
1 42 (15.79%) User Experience
2 21 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 17 (6.39%) e-Health
5 13 (4.89%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.51%) W3C
7 11 (4.14%) Data Structures
8 9 (3.38%) AS400
8 9 (3.38%) iSeries
9 8 (3.01%) Driving Licence
10 7 (2.63%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.88%) Social Media
12 4 (1.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 4 (1.50%) GNSS
12 4 (1.50%) Tandem
13 3 (1.13%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (1.13%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.15%) Linux
1 27 (10.15%) Windows
2 6 (2.26%) Unix
3 3 (1.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.13%) zOS
4 2 (0.75%) Android
4 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (61.65%) Agile
2 104 (39.10%) Scrum
3 93 (34.96%) Problem-Solving
4 83 (31.20%) MVC
5 72 (27.07%) DevOps
6 52 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (18.05%) SDLC
8 44 (16.54%) SOA
9 41 (15.41%) Mentoring
10 37 (13.91%) Service Design
11 33 (12.41%) TDD
12 31 (11.65%) Computer Science
13 30 (11.28%) ETL
14 29 (10.90%) Software Engineering
15 28 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (10.15%) Full Stack Development
17 26 (9.77%) Web Development
18 25 (9.40%) OO
19 24 (9.02%) Kanban
20 23 (8.65%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 170 (63.91%) SQL
2 127 (47.74%) JavaScript
3 122 (45.86%) C#
4 77 (28.95%) Java
5 43 (16.17%) T-SQL
6 36 (13.53%) PowerShell
7 31 (11.65%) TypeScript
8 30 (11.28%) Python
9 27 (10.15%) PHP
10 15 (5.64%) VB.NET
11 12 (4.51%) PROC SQL
11 12 (4.51%) SAS Macro
12 10 (3.76%) C++
13 7 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.63%) XAML
14 6 (2.26%) Groovy
15 5 (1.88%) C
15 5 (1.88%) VB
15 5 (1.88%) VBScript
16 4 (1.50%) Bash
Qualifications
1 74 (27.82%) Degree
2 28 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 24 (9.02%) Security Cleared
4 19 (7.14%) DBS Check
5 17 (6.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.50%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.13%) HNC
7 3 (1.13%) HND
7 3 (1.13%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.75%) ISEB
8 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.38%) CISA
9 1 (0.38%) CISM
9 1 (0.38%) CISSP
9 1 (0.38%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.38%) ISSEP
9 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.03%) QA
2 12 (4.51%) CDISC
3 11 (4.14%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.38%) GDPR
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) NCSC
5 1 (0.38%) NIST
System Software
1 7 (2.63%) Docker
2 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.50%) Terraform
3 3 (1.13%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 94 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.91%) NEC
2 37 (13.91%) Northgate
3 19 (7.14%) Google
4 17 (6.39%) MuleSoft
5 13 (4.89%) Oracle
5 13 (4.89%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (4.51%) Adobe
6 12 (4.51%) WSO2
7 7 (2.63%) Xamarin
8 6 (2.26%) BMC
8 6 (2.26%) LogRhythm
8 6 (2.26%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.26%) Splunk
9 4 (1.50%) IBM
9 4 (1.50%) LexisNexis
9 4 (1.50%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.50%) SYSPRO
10 3 (1.13%) Snow
11 2 (0.75%) Dundas