Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 28 34
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 37 109 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.75% 8.32% 7.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 15.84% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 105 122
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,400 £19,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £50,850 £47,375
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 467 688 607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 47.32% 52.52% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 408 643 564
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Staffordshire

XML
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for XML in Staffordshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Staffordshire

XML
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Lichfield +6 12 £50,000 +5.26%
Stafford -1 5 £25,000 -16.67%
Burton-upon-Trent -2 5 £52,500 +144.19% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -25 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Rugeley - 2 £25,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £45,000 - 1
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) C#
4 21 (56.76%) .NET
5 17 (45.95%) VB.NET
5 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
6 15 (40.54%) Visual Studio
7 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
7 13 (35.14%) HTML
7 13 (35.14%) CRM
7 13 (35.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (35.14%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (32.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (29.73%) NHS
9 11 (29.73%) MVC
9 11 (29.73%) Workflow
9 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
9 11 (29.73%) Java
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (29.73%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (29.73%) LINQ
9 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
10 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (24.32%) CSS
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 7 (18.92%) Web Development
12 6 (16.22%) Web Services
12 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
12 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (29.73%) SharePoint
1 11 (29.73%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) OpenCart
2 1 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 5 (13.51%) TestRail
3 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (32.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) .NET Developer
2 13 (35.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (35.14%) C# Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
7 4 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (8.11%) UAT Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) UAT Test Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) KnockoutJS
3 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
3 11 (29.73%) LINQ
4 9 (24.32%) CSS
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
5 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 5 (13.51%) jQuery
6 5 (13.51%) XSD
7 4 (10.81%) Ajax
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.81%) J2EE
7 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (10.81%) XHTML
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.11%) HTML5
8 3 (8.11%) JSON
9 2 (5.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) NHS
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.41%) SCADA
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) CRM
2 11 (29.73%) MVC
2 11 (29.73%) Workflow
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) Cryptography
5 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
5 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
5 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Validation
6 4 (10.81%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.11%) Logistics
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.11%) Web Design
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) C#
4 17 (45.95%) VB.NET
5 11 (29.73%) Java
6 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) Python
7 2 (5.41%) XPath
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Apple
2 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Telerik
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago