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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 19 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 7 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 5.30% 6.25% 10.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 12.00% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 13
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
28 50 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 21.21% 52.08% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 41
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Basildon

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 6 (60.00%) XHTML
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) Sage
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (60.00%) MVVM
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (20.00%) CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 6 (60.00%) XHTML
3 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Sage
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft