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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -30 +2  
Permanent jobs citing XML 206 405 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.20% 6.49% 6.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.88% 18.93% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 168 321 320
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 1893 2139 2140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 38.59% 34.27% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1848 1934
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 April 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 April 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 -29 72 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Warwickshire -2 37 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Shropshire +29 26 £35,000 - 2
Coventry -16 24 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Worcestershire -10 20 £25,000 -9.09%
Herefordshire -16 11 £25,000 -23.07%
Staffordshire -25 11 £25,000 -41.17% 2
Solihull -20 4 £36,250 +5.07%
Wolverhampton -6 3 £35,000 -2.77% 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 190 (49.48%) JavaScript
2 187 (48.70%) SQL
3 178 (46.35%) HTML
4 136 (35.42%) CSS
5 135 (35.16%) .NET
6 127 (33.07%) C#
7 125 (32.55%) jQuery
8 124 (32.29%) OO
9 120 (31.25%) Web Services
9 120 (31.25%) JSON
10 117 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
11 112 (29.17%) Java
12 110 (28.65%) MVC
13 103 (26.82%) ASP.NET
14 89 (23.18%) SOAP
15 88 (22.92%) Ajax
16 87 (22.66%) HTML5
16 87 (22.66%) SQL Server
17 76 (19.79%) Web Development
18 72 (18.75%) PHP
19 67 (17.45%) REST
20 66 (17.19%) Apple iOS
21 63 (16.41%) MySQL
22 55 (14.32%) Linux
22 55 (14.32%) Git (software)
23 53 (13.80%) Visual Studio
23 53 (13.80%) Microsoft
24 52 (13.54%) VB.NET
25 50 (13.02%) Objective-C
26 48 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

XML
Co-occurring 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 (4.95%) CMS
1 19 (4.95%) WebLogic
2 12 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.86%) Apache
4 10 (2.60%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.34%) JBoss
6 7 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.04%) Confluence
8 4 (1.04%) IIS
8 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.26%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.26%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) FileZilla
3 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.30%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (3.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 15 (3.91%) Google Compute Engine
3 15 (3.91%) Heroku
4 12 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.13%) Google Play
5 6 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.30%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 5 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.30%) SaaS
7 2 (0.52%) Force.com
8 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.26%) IaaS
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.26%) Office 365
8 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.65%) HTTP
2 12 (3.13%) Intranet
2 12 (3.13%) SSL
3 7 (1.82%) Internet
4 4 (1.04%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.04%) SMS
5 3 (0.78%) SSH
5 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.78%) X.509
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (22.66%) SQL Server
2 63 (16.41%) MySQL
3 21 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.21%) Redis
5 17 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.91%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (1.04%) SQLPlus
9 3 (0.78%) DB2
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 55 (14.32%) Git (software)
2 53 (13.80%) Visual Studio
3 41 (10.68%) Xcode
4 30 (7.81%) Subversion
5 29 (7.55%) Selenium
6 20 (5.21%) Eclipse
7 17 (4.43%) JUnit
8 14 (3.65%) Jenkins
9 13 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 12 (3.13%) Android Studio
11 11 (2.86%) JIRA
12 10 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (2.34%) SoapUI
14 7 (1.82%) TeamCity
15 5 (1.30%) Appium
15 5 (1.30%) Calabash
15 5 (1.30%) Grunt
15 5 (1.30%) Mocha
15 5 (1.30%) MSTest
15 5 (1.30%) UI Automator
General
1 39 (10.16%) Finance
2 36 (9.38%) Retail
3 15 (3.91%) Publishing
4 12 (3.13%) Electronics
4 12 (3.13%) Games
5 9 (2.34%) Billing
6 8 (2.08%) Marketing
7 5 (1.30%) Automotive
7 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.04%) Back Office
9 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 246 (64.06%) Developer
2 67 (17.45%) .NET Developer
3 46 (11.98%) Web Developer
4 44 (11.46%) Java Developer
5 42 (10.94%) iOS Developer
6 41 (10.68%) C# Developer
7 38 (9.90%) PHP Developer
8 33 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (8.59%) Junior
8 33 (8.59%) Junior Developer
9 32 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 29 (7.55%) Analyst
10 29 (7.55%) Senior Developer
11 28 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
11 28 (7.29%) Software Engineer
12 24 (6.25%) Architect
13 22 (5.73%) Junior iOS Developer
13 22 (5.73%) Objective-C Developer
13 22 (5.73%) Software Developer
13 22 (5.73%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (46.35%) HTML
2 136 (35.42%) CSS
3 135 (35.16%) .NET
4 125 (32.55%) jQuery
5 120 (31.25%) JSON
5 120 (31.25%) Web Services
6 103 (26.82%) ASP.NET
7 89 (23.18%) SOAP
8 88 (22.92%) Ajax
9 87 (22.66%) HTML5
10 67 (17.45%) REST
11 48 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 45 (11.72%) .NET Framework
13 43 (11.20%) XSLT
14 39 (10.16%) iOS SDK
15 38 (9.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 35 (9.11%) AngularJS
17 33 (8.59%) WCF
18 31 (8.07%) J2EE
19 27 (7.03%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.72%) Mobile App
2 24 (6.25%) Social Media
3 22 (5.73%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (4.17%) User Experience
6 14 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.13%) iPad
9 11 (2.86%) e-Learning
9 11 (2.86%) W3C
10 10 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.82%) Animation
12 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.04%) Fintech
13 4 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (1.04%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.78%) NHS
14 3 (0.78%) Online Gambling
14 3 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.19%) Apple iOS
2 55 (14.32%) Linux
3 37 (9.64%) Android
4 27 (7.03%) Windows
5 19 (4.95%) Ubuntu
6 15 (3.91%) Unix
7 5 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.04%) CentOS
9 2 (0.52%) SUSE
9 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) Debian
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (32.29%) OO
2 117 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (28.65%) MVC
4 76 (19.79%) Web Development
5 45 (11.72%) Mentoring
5 45 (11.72%) OOP
6 44 (11.46%) E-Commerce
6 44 (11.46%) iOS Development
6 44 (11.46%) Software Engineering
7 43 (11.20%) Scrum
8 39 (10.16%) SOA
9 27 (7.03%) Migration
10 26 (6.77%) TDD
11 25 (6.51%) SDLC
12 22 (5.73%) Unit Testing
13 21 (5.47%) Analytics
13 21 (5.47%) Test Scripting
14 20 (5.21%) Data Architecture
14 20 (5.21%) Data Modelling
14 20 (5.21%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 190 (49.48%) JavaScript
2 187 (48.70%) SQL
3 127 (33.07%) C#
4 112 (29.17%) Java
5 72 (18.75%) PHP
6 52 (13.54%) VB.NET
7 50 (13.02%) Objective-C
8 32 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.17%) C++
9 16 (4.17%) Ruby
9 16 (4.17%) XPath
10 14 (3.65%) VB
11 13 (3.39%) C
12 11 (2.86%) Apple Swift
13 8 (2.08%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.82%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.30%) ECMAScript
15 5 (1.30%) ES6
15 5 (1.30%) Python
16 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (9.64%) Degree
2 9 (2.34%) ISEB
3 7 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.30%) Postgraduate
6 4 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.04%) MCSD
7 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.26%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Ansible
2 1 (0.26%) CloudForms
2 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.90%) Oracle
3 37 (9.64%) Google
4 15 (3.91%) Twitter
5 10 (2.60%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.08%) webMethods
7 7 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.56%) Adobe
9 5 (1.30%) Appcelerator
9 5 (1.30%) Facebook
9 5 (1.30%) hybris
10 4 (1.04%) WSO2
11 3 (0.78%) Apple
11 3 (0.78%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.78%) IBM
12 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.52%) Zend
13 1 (0.26%) Pega
13 1 (0.26%) RedGate
13 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Shropshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Pontoon
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Health + Bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary + company benefits + training + bonus + expenses
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £47,716 per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 20 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 20 days ago