Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 24 19
Rank change year-on-year -19 -5 +12
Permanent jobs citing XML 26 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.75% 6.93% 6.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.20% 23.39% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 25
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +58.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,000 £17,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £53,500 £49,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% - +5.26%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 197 171 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 43.58% 29.64% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 161 136 73
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,500 £24,800
90th Percentile £71,500 £58,125 £56,647
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Shropshire

XML
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for XML in Shropshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Shropshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Shropshire

XML
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Telford -14 24 £35,000 -26.32% 3
Shrewsbury - 1 £25,000 -
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 23 (88.46%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) JSON
3 17 (65.38%) C
4 16 (61.54%) Web Services
4 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
5 15 (57.69%) REST
5 15 (57.69%) Android Studio
5 15 (57.69%) Android SDK
5 15 (57.69%) Android
5 15 (57.69%) Google Play
5 15 (57.69%) OO
5 15 (57.69%) Eclipse
5 15 (57.69%) Electronics
5 15 (57.69%) Xcode
5 15 (57.69%) Google
5 15 (57.69%) Retail
6 11 (42.31%) Objective-C
6 11 (42.31%) iOS Development
6 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
6 11 (42.31%) iOS SDK
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) Android Development
9 7 (26.92%) Windows
10 6 (23.08%) Unix
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle
10 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
10 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
11 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 4 (15.38%) CSS
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Exstream
2 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Android Studio
1 15 (57.69%) Eclipse
1 15 (57.69%) Xcode
2 3 (11.54%) Toad
3 2 (7.69%) ClearQuest
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) TestDirector
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (57.69%) Electronics
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Applications Developer
2 11 (42.31%) iOS Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Android Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
7 3 (11.54%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) IT Support
9 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
9 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) JSON
2 16 (61.54%) Web Services
3 15 (57.69%) Android SDK
3 15 (57.69%) REST
4 11 (42.31%) iOS SDK
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) .NET
6 3 (11.54%) XSL
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.69%) Flash
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE
7 2 (7.69%) J2ME
7 2 (7.69%) JSP
8 1 (3.85%) Ajax
8 1 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) RESTful
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Android
2 11 (42.31%) Apple iOS
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) OO
2 11 (42.31%) iOS Development
3 8 (30.77%) Android Development
4 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (11.54%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) C
3 11 (42.31%) Objective-C
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) Delphi
7 2 (7.69%) PHP
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Google
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) webMethods
4 2 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) WooCommerce