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

XML
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 36 43
Rank change year-on-year -20 +7  
Permanent jobs citing XML 212 349 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.13% 5.66% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.43% 16.56% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 196 257 338
Median salary £37,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £56,250 £52,500
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 2033 2107 2134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 39.57% 34.16% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9577 8832 9261
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -16 76 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Warwickshire -23 29 £27,500 -26.66% 5
Coventry -9 25 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Staffordshire -14 21 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Shropshire +7 17 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Worcestershire +1 14 £25,000 +11.11%
Herefordshire 0 12 £25,000 +11.11%
Wolverhampton -1 7 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Solihull -1 6 £52,500 +54.41% 1
Halesowen - 5 £45,000 - 1
XML
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 191 (46.25%) SQL
2 186 (45.04%) JavaScript
3 175 (42.37%) HTML
4 140 (33.90%) Java
5 135 (32.69%) CSS
6 132 (31.96%) Web Services
7 130 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
8 128 (30.99%) .NET
9 108 (26.15%) OO
10 107 (25.91%) C#
11 106 (25.67%) MVC
12 105 (25.42%) JSON
13 91 (22.03%) ASP.NET
14 90 (21.79%) REST
15 89 (21.55%) SQL Server
16 86 (20.82%) jQuery
17 83 (20.10%) SOAP
18 76 (18.40%) Web Development
19 66 (15.98%) Ajax
20 64 (15.50%) Apple iOS
21 63 (15.25%) Git (software)
22 61 (14.77%) Visual Studio
23 57 (13.80%) HTML5
24 56 (13.56%) MySQL
25 54 (13.08%) Microsoft
25 54 (13.08%) Scrum
25 54 (13.08%) Objective-C
26 51 (12.35%) Software Engineering
27 50 (12.11%) PHP
27 50 (12.11%) AngularJS

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 21 (5.08%) Apache
2 17 (4.12%) CMS
3 13 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.18%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.69%) IIS
7 7 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.97%) JBoss
11 3 (0.73%) Confluence
12 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.48%) Drupal
12 2 (0.48%) Mule
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.24%) LiveCycle
13 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.94%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.21%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.84%) Google Play
2 19 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.94%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 8 (1.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 8 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.45%) Force.com
6 6 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.45%) SaaS
7 5 (1.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.21%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.21%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (1.21%) Heroku
8 3 (0.73%) Slack
9 1 (0.24%) IaaS
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.60%) HTTP
2 14 (3.39%) Internet
2 14 (3.39%) SMS
3 8 (1.94%) Intranet
4 6 (1.45%) SSL
5 4 (0.97%) X.509
6 3 (0.73%) Skype
6 3 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.48%) SSH
8 1 (0.24%) DNS
8 1 (0.24%) LAN
8 1 (0.24%) VPN
8 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 56 (13.56%) MySQL
3 34 (8.23%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.60%) Redis
5 18 (4.36%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.87%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.69%) OLAP
12 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.21%) SQLPlus
15 3 (0.73%) DB2
15 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 63 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 61 (14.77%) Visual Studio
3 46 (11.14%) Xcode
4 36 (8.72%) Eclipse
5 33 (7.99%) Subversion
6 28 (6.78%) JUnit
7 24 (5.81%) Selenium
8 23 (5.57%) Android Studio
9 19 (4.60%) Cucumber
10 16 (3.87%) JIRA
11 10 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (2.18%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.18%) TestNG
13 8 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.69%) Ant
15 6 (1.45%) Gradle
16 5 (1.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 5 (1.21%) Calabash
16 5 (1.21%) Grunt
16 5 (1.21%) Mocha
General
1 46 (11.14%) Retail
2 45 (10.90%) Finance
3 22 (5.33%) Games
4 20 (4.84%) Electronics
5 19 (4.60%) Billing
6 8 (1.94%) Automotive
6 8 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.69%) Marketing
8 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.21%) Publishing
9 3 (0.73%) Advertising
10 2 (0.48%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 253 (61.26%) Developer
2 65 (15.74%) Java Developer
3 61 (14.77%) .NET Developer
4 47 (11.38%) Web Developer
5 46 (11.14%) iOS Developer
6 42 (10.17%) Analyst
7 40 (9.69%) C# Developer
8 38 (9.20%) Junior
9 34 (8.23%) Architect
9 34 (8.23%) Junior Developer
10 31 (7.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 31 (7.51%) Software Engineer
11 28 (6.78%) Senior Developer
12 26 (6.30%) Data Architect
13 25 (6.05%) .NET Web Developer
14 24 (5.81%) Test Analyst
15 23 (5.57%) Android Developer
15 23 (5.57%) Applications Developer
16 22 (5.33%) Junior iOS Developer
16 22 (5.33%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (42.37%) HTML
2 135 (32.69%) CSS
3 132 (31.96%) Web Services
4 128 (30.99%) .NET
5 105 (25.42%) JSON
6 91 (22.03%) ASP.NET
7 90 (21.79%) REST
8 86 (20.82%) jQuery
9 83 (20.10%) SOAP
10 66 (15.98%) Ajax
11 57 (13.80%) HTML5
12 50 (12.11%) AngularJS
13 48 (11.62%) XSLT
14 44 (10.65%) iOS SDK
15 35 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (8.23%) .NET Framework
17 32 (7.75%) J2EE
18 31 (7.51%) Spring
19 26 (6.30%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.86%) Mobile App
2 28 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.33%) Social Media
4 19 (4.60%) User Experience
5 18 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.87%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.63%) iPad
8 14 (3.39%) Mobile Payment
9 8 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.69%) Animation
10 7 (1.69%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.69%) NHS
10 7 (1.69%) W3C
11 6 (1.45%) BBC
11 6 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.97%) Web 2.0
14 2 (0.48%) Clustering
14 2 (0.48%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.50%) Apple iOS
2 46 (11.14%) Linux
3 42 (10.17%) Android
4 25 (6.05%) Windows
5 19 (4.60%) Ubuntu
6 14 (3.39%) CentOS
7 11 (2.66%) Debian
8 10 (2.42%) Unix
9 9 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.45%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.45%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.97%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.97%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.48%) SUSE
12 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (26.15%) OO
3 106 (25.67%) MVC
4 76 (18.40%) Web Development
5 54 (13.08%) Scrum
6 51 (12.35%) Software Engineering
7 48 (11.62%) iOS Development
8 42 (10.17%) E-Commerce
9 39 (9.44%) OOP
10 36 (8.72%) Mentoring
11 35 (8.47%) TDD
11 35 (8.47%) Test Automation
12 29 (7.02%) Data Modelling
13 27 (6.54%) Migration
14 26 (6.30%) Test Scripting
15 25 (6.05%) Android Development
16 24 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (5.33%) Unit Testing
18 20 (4.84%) Front End Development
19 19 (4.60%) UML
Programming Languages
1 191 (46.25%) SQL
2 186 (45.04%) JavaScript
3 140 (33.90%) Java
4 107 (25.91%) C#
5 54 (13.08%) Objective-C
6 50 (12.11%) PHP
7 49 (11.86%) VB.NET
8 27 (6.54%) C++
9 24 (5.81%) T-SQL
10 22 (5.33%) C
10 22 (5.33%) XPath
11 16 (3.87%) VB
12 9 (2.18%) Apple Swift
13 7 (1.69%) Ruby
13 7 (1.69%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.45%) ES6
14 6 (1.45%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.21%) ECMAScript
15 5 (1.21%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (10.90%) Degree
2 26 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.21%) ISEB
5 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.97%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.48%) MCSD
8 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.51%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Ansible
1 1 (0.24%) CloudForms
1 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.41%) Oracle
3 36 (8.72%) Google
4 17 (4.12%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.42%) Twitter
6 9 (2.18%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.94%) Adobe
8 6 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.21%) Appcelerator
9 5 (1.21%) Facebook
9 5 (1.21%) hybris
10 4 (0.97%) Sun
11 3 (0.73%) IBM
12 2 (0.48%) Apple
12 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.48%) VMware
12 2 (0.48%) webMethods
12 2 (0.48%) Zend
13 1 (0.24%) Pega
13 1 (0.24%) SAP
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Volt
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
CatchFish.Net
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham
CatchFish.Net
Posted: 23 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexi etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
SSP
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
University of Wolverhampton
Salary: From £26,829 to £29,301 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Subscriptions + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits (inc flexible working hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago