Period
to 21 February 2018

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

XML
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 18 67
Rank change year-on-year -38 +49 -41
Permanent jobs citing XML 32 124 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.95% 11.41% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.86% 20.39% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 108 31
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,150 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 407 608 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 37.51% 55.93% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 334 532 482
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,825 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,275 £57,500 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 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
Stoke-on-Trent -21 13 £37,000 -1.33% 7
Tamworth - 5 £45,000 - 4
Lichfield -12 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Burton-upon-Trent +2 1 £55,000 +19.57%
Stafford 0 1 £55,000 +11.11%
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) .NET
4 13 (40.63%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) jQuery
5 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 10 (31.25%) Java
6 10 (31.25%) XSLT
7 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
7 9 (28.13%) OO
7 9 (28.13%) PHP
7 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (25.00%) MySQL
8 8 (25.00%) OOP
8 8 (25.00%) JSON
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
9 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
10 6 (18.75%) Linux
10 6 (18.75%) XHTML
10 6 (18.75%) FTP
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Subversion
10 6 (18.75%) MooTools
10 6 (18.75%) SDLC
10 6 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (15.63%) IDoc

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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) JBoss
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) Sitefinity
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Magento
3 1 (3.13%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.25%) Automotive
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) PHP Developer
5 5 (15.63%) EDI Developer
6 4 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Digital Developer
8 2 (6.25%) OO PHP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) .NET
3 13 (40.63%) jQuery
4 10 (31.25%) XSLT
5 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (25.00%) JSON
7 6 (18.75%) MooTools
7 6 (18.75%) XHTML
8 5 (15.63%) EDI
8 5 (15.63%) IDoc
9 4 (12.50%) Ajax
9 4 (12.50%) HTML5
9 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
10 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
10 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.38%) JSF
10 3 (9.38%) LINQ
10 3 (9.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (15.63%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (9.38%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) MVC
2 9 (28.13%) OO
3 8 (25.00%) OOP
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) SDLC
6 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
8 3 (9.38%) API Integration
8 3 (9.38%) OO PHP
8 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
8 3 (9.38%) Workflow
9 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.25%) Mobile First
9 2 (6.25%) RAD
9 2 (6.25%) SOLID
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) PHP
6 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
6 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
7 5 (15.63%) ActionScript
7 5 (15.63%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (6.25%) XPath
9 1 (3.13%) Elixir
9 1 (3.13%) Erlang
9 1 (3.13%) Go
9 1 (3.13%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 4 (12.50%) Twitter
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.13%) Zend