The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Permanent jobs citing XML 14 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.17% 3.09% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.85% 7.14% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 16
Median salary £25,000 £33,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% +50.00%  
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 129 140 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 47.60% 43.21% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121 140 164
Median salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.96% -11.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

XML
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for XML in Worcestershire

XML
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bromsgrove +8 12 £25,000 +11.11%
Redditch -5 2 £32,500 -33.33%
XML
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for XML.

1 32 (88.89%) HTML
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 28 (77.78%) OO
4 27 (75.00%) Web Services
4 27 (75.00%) jQuery
4 27 (75.00%) HTML5
5 26 (72.22%) PHP
6 25 (69.44%) SOAP
6 25 (69.44%) Cocoa
6 25 (69.44%) Xcode
6 25 (69.44%) Objective-C
6 25 (69.44%) Ajax
6 25 (69.44%) Apple iOS
6 25 (69.44%) iOS SDK
6 25 (69.44%) REST
6 25 (69.44%) Cocoa Touch
6 25 (69.44%) UIKit
6 25 (69.44%) JSON
6 25 (69.44%) iOS Development
6 25 (69.44%) Core Data
7 23 (63.89%) Social Media
8 9 (25.00%) .NET
9 8 (22.22%) C#
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) Web Development
11 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 6 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 6 (16.67%) CSS
12 5 (13.89%) VB.NET

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.78%) QlikView
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Xcode
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) iOS Developer
3 23 (63.89%) Junior
3 23 (63.89%) Junior Developer
3 23 (63.89%) Junior iOS Developer
3 23 (63.89%) Objective-C Developer
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) HTML5
2 27 (75.00%) jQuery
2 27 (75.00%) Web Services
3 25 (69.44%) Ajax
3 25 (69.44%) Cocoa
3 25 (69.44%) Cocoa Touch
3 25 (69.44%) Core Data
3 25 (69.44%) iOS SDK
3 25 (69.44%) JSON
3 25 (69.44%) REST
3 25 (69.44%) SOAP
3 25 (69.44%) UIKit
4 9 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.56%) LAMP
7 2 (5.56%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Social Media
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.78%) Animation
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) OO
2 25 (69.44%) iOS Development
3 7 (19.44%) Web Development
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) Line Management
6 3 (8.33%) SDLC
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Android Development
7 2 (5.56%) Content Management
7 2 (5.56%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
8 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) SOA
8 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
2 26 (72.22%) PHP
3 25 (69.44%) Objective-C
4 8 (22.22%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
6 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
7 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.33%) Java
9 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
9 2 (5.56%) RPG
10 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCSD
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle