The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
England / West Midlands
Rank 61 28 34
Rank change year-on-year -33 +6  
Permanent jobs citing XML 196 401 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.15% 6.52% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.13% 18.72% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 162 344 277
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +4.37%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1761 2142 1981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.29% 34.81% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1878 1777
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in the West Midlands

XML
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for XML in the West Midlands

XML
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in the West Midlands

XML
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -35 65 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Warwickshire +9 32 £42,500 +15.64% 7
Shropshire +21 26 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Worcestershire -9 21 £25,000 +6.38%
Staffordshire -10 21 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Coventry -20 16 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Herefordshire -16 10 £24,500 -63.70%
Solihull -9 5 £30,000 -13.04% 2
XML
England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XML.

1 226 (52.68%) JavaScript
2 223 (51.98%) SQL
3 218 (50.82%) HTML
4 183 (42.66%) .NET
5 181 (42.19%) C#
6 166 (38.69%) CSS
7 150 (34.97%) jQuery
8 141 (32.87%) Web Services
9 140 (32.63%) ASP.NET
9 140 (32.63%) MVC
10 139 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
11 126 (29.37%) OO
12 124 (28.90%) SQL Server
13 122 (28.44%) JSON
14 105 (24.48%) HTML5
14 105 (24.48%) Java
15 95 (22.14%) SOAP
15 95 (22.14%) Ajax
16 85 (19.81%) Microsoft
17 79 (18.41%) Web Development
18 72 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
19 71 (16.55%) PHP
20 70 (16.32%) Visual Studio
20 70 (16.32%) SOA
21 69 (16.08%) T-SQL
21 69 (16.08%) REST
22 67 (15.62%) Mentoring
23 66 (15.38%) MySQL
23 66 (15.38%) VB.NET
24 63 (14.69%) Scrum

XML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 19 (4.43%) BizTalk Server
1 19 (4.43%) WebLogic
2 18 (4.20%) CMS
3 16 (3.73%) WebSphere
4 15 (3.50%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.80%) JBoss
6 11 (2.56%) Apache
7 10 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (1.86%) IIS
10 6 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.47%) Drupal
12 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.23%) Confluence
13 1 (0.23%) Kentico
13 1 (0.23%) LiveCycle
13 1 (0.23%) nginx
13 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.56%) MS Office
3 6 (1.40%) MS Project
4 5 (1.17%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.47%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.47%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.70%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (3.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 15 (3.50%) Google Compute Engine
3 15 (3.50%) Heroku
4 9 (2.10%) Google Play
5 8 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.40%) SaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.47%) Office 365
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
8 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.66%) SSL
2 14 (3.26%) Intranet
3 12 (2.80%) HTTP
4 7 (1.63%) Internet
4 7 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.93%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.93%) SMS
6 3 (0.70%) X.509
7 2 (0.47%) LDAP
7 2 (0.47%) SAN
8 1 (0.23%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) FTP
8 1 (0.23%) NFC
8 1 (0.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 66 (15.38%) MySQL
3 28 (6.53%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.36%) Redis
4 23 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.43%) RDBMS
6 17 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.50%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.03%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.63%) DB2
9 7 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
13 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 70 (16.32%) Visual Studio
2 60 (13.99%) Git (software)
3 42 (9.79%) Subversion
4 33 (7.69%) Xcode
5 29 (6.76%) Selenium
6 24 (5.59%) Eclipse
7 21 (4.90%) Jenkins
8 18 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (3.96%) JUnit
10 11 (2.56%) SoapUI
10 11 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 10 (2.33%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.86%) Android Studio
13 7 (1.63%) Moq
14 6 (1.40%) MSBuild
14 6 (1.40%) MSTest
14 6 (1.40%) SpecFlow
15 5 (1.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 5 (1.17%) Jasmine
15 5 (1.17%) Mocha
General
1 44 (10.26%) Finance
2 31 (7.23%) Retail
3 16 (3.73%) Publishing
4 15 (3.50%) Games
5 9 (2.10%) Billing
6 8 (1.86%) Electronics
6 8 (1.86%) Marketing
7 7 (1.63%) Automotive
7 7 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.40%) Advertising
9 5 (1.17%) Back Office
9 5 (1.17%) Banking
9 5 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 278 (64.80%) Developer
2 93 (21.68%) .NET Developer
3 64 (14.92%) C# Developer
4 55 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (11.89%) Senior Developer
6 47 (10.96%) Web Developer
7 43 (10.02%) Java Developer
8 40 (9.32%) JavaScript Developer
9 39 (9.09%) PHP Developer
10 34 (7.93%) iOS Developer
11 32 (7.46%) SQL Developer
12 31 (7.23%) .NET Web Developer
13 28 (6.53%) Junior
13 28 (6.53%) Junior Developer
13 28 (6.53%) Software Engineer
14 27 (6.29%) ASP.NET Developer
15 25 (5.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 22 (5.13%) Analyst
16 22 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
16 22 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (50.82%) HTML
2 183 (42.66%) .NET
3 166 (38.69%) CSS
4 150 (34.97%) jQuery
5 141 (32.87%) Web Services
6 140 (32.63%) ASP.NET
7 122 (28.44%) JSON
8 105 (24.48%) HTML5
9 95 (22.14%) Ajax
9 95 (22.14%) SOAP
10 72 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 69 (16.08%) REST
12 59 (13.75%) WCF
13 57 (13.29%) .NET Framework
14 54 (12.59%) XSLT
15 47 (10.96%) AngularJS
16 36 (8.39%) iOS SDK
16 36 (8.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (6.99%) Entity Framework
18 28 (6.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.79%) Mobile App
2 22 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.90%) Social Media
4 17 (3.96%) iPad
5 15 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.80%) User Experience
7 11 (2.56%) e-Learning
7 11 (2.56%) W3C
8 9 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (1.63%) NHS
10 7 (1.63%) PMI
11 6 (1.40%) Animation
12 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.17%) Fintech
13 4 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (0.93%) IVR
13 4 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.93%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.45%) Linux
2 60 (13.99%) Apple iOS
3 39 (9.09%) Android
4 30 (6.99%) Windows
5 21 (4.90%) Unix
6 19 (4.43%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.93%) CentOS
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Debian
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) SUSE
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (32.63%) MVC
2 139 (32.40%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (29.37%) OO
4 79 (18.41%) Web Development
5 70 (16.32%) SOA
6 67 (15.62%) Mentoring
7 63 (14.69%) Scrum
8 61 (14.22%) Software Engineering
9 47 (10.96%) OOP
10 39 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 39 (9.09%) SDLC
11 36 (8.39%) iOS Development
11 36 (8.39%) TDD
12 29 (6.76%) UML
13 27 (6.29%) CRM
14 25 (5.83%) Migration
15 24 (5.59%) Coaching
16 21 (4.90%) Analytics
16 21 (4.90%) Web Application Development
17 20 (4.66%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 226 (52.68%) JavaScript
2 223 (51.98%) SQL
3 181 (42.19%) C#
4 105 (24.48%) Java
5 71 (16.55%) PHP
6 69 (16.08%) T-SQL
7 66 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 42 (9.79%) Objective-C
9 22 (5.13%) XPath
10 17 (3.96%) Ruby
10 17 (3.96%) VB
11 15 (3.50%) C++
12 14 (3.26%) C
13 13 (3.03%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.33%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.86%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.63%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.17%) ECMAScript
17 5 (1.17%) ES6
18 4 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (7.93%) Degree
2 9 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.86%) ISEB
3 8 (1.86%) MCSD
4 7 (1.63%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.17%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.53%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.93%) Docker
2 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
2 1 (0.23%) CloudForms
2 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
2 1 (0.23%) Simpana
Vendors
1 85 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.72%) Oracle
3 33 (7.69%) Google
4 15 (3.50%) Twitter
5 11 (2.56%) Xamarin
6 9 (2.10%) Adobe
7 8 (1.86%) webMethods
8 6 (1.40%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.40%) Telerik
8 6 (1.40%) WSO2
9 5 (1.17%) Appcelerator
9 5 (1.17%) Dynatrace
9 5 (1.17%) Facebook
9 5 (1.17%) SolarWinds
10 4 (0.93%) IBM
11 3 (0.70%) hybris
12 2 (0.47%) Apple
12 2 (0.47%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.47%) VMware
12 2 (0.47%) Zend
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Iress
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Health + Bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Experian
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Solihull
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Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 17 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits!
Posted: 24 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
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Posted: 26 days ago
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary + company benefits + training + bonus + expenses
Posted: 23 days ago
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