Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing XML 19 50 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.79% 11.49% 7.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.73% 31.06% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 25
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +14.46% +0.61%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £54,500
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 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 129 161 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 39.33% 37.01% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 107 124 103
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,063 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +1.50% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,825 £26,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 -7 16 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Shrewsbury - 2 £25,000 - 3
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JSON
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle
4 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
4 11 (57.89%) Unix
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) Test Strategy
5 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
5 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 8 (42.11%) Toad
5 8 (42.11%) ISEB
5 8 (42.11%) XSL
5 8 (42.11%) webMethods
6 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
6 6 (31.58%) Planning and Forecasting
7 5 (26.32%) Google Play
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) C
7 5 (26.32%) Xcode
7 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
7 5 (26.32%) Electronics
7 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
7 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Android
7 5 (26.32%) Google

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 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Toad
2 5 (26.32%) Android Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
2 5 (26.32%) Xcode
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Applications Developer
3 5 (26.32%) iOS Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) JSON
2 8 (42.11%) XSL
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) Android SDK
4 5 (26.32%) iOS SDK
4 5 (26.32%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) Ajax
7 1 (5.26%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Unix
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Test Strategy
2 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
2 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Planning and Forecasting
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
4 5 (26.32%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
6 2 (10.53%) SEO
6 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source Development
7 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C
3 5 (26.32%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) ISEB
1 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) webMethods
3 5 (26.32%) Google
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) WooCommerce