The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 14 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.67% 9.38% 7.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.25% 26.47% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
XML
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 34 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 21.33% 35.42% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 64
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

XML
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

XML Salary Trend in Basildon

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Sage
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) XHTML
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) WPF
5 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (40.00%) MVVM
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) VBScript
7 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (10.00%) Sage 50
1 1 (10.00%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) WPF
4 4 (40.00%) XHTML
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) JSON
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Sage
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) MKS