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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 13 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.69% 2.02% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 6.06% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
18 33 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 28.13% 33.33% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 75
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 £37,100 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
6 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (33.33%) Sage
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) MKS
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) Release Management
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) MVVM
7 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (22.22%) WPF
7 2 (22.22%) XHTML

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 50
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Deployment Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XHTML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) MVVM
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Sage
2 3 (33.33%) MKS