Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 42 39
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 25 50 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.78% 5.51% 5.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.49% 10.57% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 72
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,375 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £46,308 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.49% -6.25% +3.90%

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 334 473 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 37.15% 52.09% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 299 412 578
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £22,850
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 May 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 25 May 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 +3 20 £37,500 - 12
Tamworth - 2 £45,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent -8 1 £55,000 -
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 (76.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) MVC
3 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 15 (60.00%) jQuery
4 14 (56.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
6 11 (44.00%) OOP
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (36.00%) XSLT
7 9 (36.00%) JSON
8 8 (32.00%) WCF
8 8 (32.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (32.00%) SDLC
8 8 (32.00%) XHTML
8 8 (32.00%) OO
9 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
9 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (24.00%) RESTful
10 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
10 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework

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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Sitefinity
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Serverless
3 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.00%) Subversion
4 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.00%) NSubstitute
5 3 (12.00%) NUnit
6 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (12.00%) Automotive
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) OO PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) jQuery
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) JSON
4 9 (36.00%) XSLT
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (32.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (32.00%) WCF
5 8 (32.00%) XHTML
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (24.00%) RESTful
7 6 (24.00%) SOAP
8 5 (20.00%) Ajax
8 5 (20.00%) MooTools
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) OOP
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) SDLC
5 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (16.00%) Mobile First
6 4 (16.00%) OOD
6 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.00%) Web Design
6 4 (16.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Android Development
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
8 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (16.00%) XPath
7 2 (8.00%) Java
8 1 (4.00%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Twitter
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Xamarin