Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 40 43
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.54% 7.04% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 15.49% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 14
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% -10.59%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £40,000 £52,993
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%

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 88 213 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 27.08% 45.42% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62 166 180
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £27,250 £29,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,125 £71,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -9 4 £37,500 +7.14% 5
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) webMethods
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) XSL
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP

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 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XSL
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) webMethods
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) HP