The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 35 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 11 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.45% 8.73% 13.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.28% 17.46% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 9
Average salary £35,000 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Brentwood region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 63 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 29.15% 50.00% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 19
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

XML
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

XML Salary Trend in Brentwood

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (33.33%) XSD
4 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (25.00%) MVC
6 6 (25.00%) HP
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
7 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (16.67%) XPath
8 4 (16.67%) QA
8 4 (16.67%) Subversion
8 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (16.67%) OOD
8 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) HTML

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (8.33%) XMLSpy
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) XSD
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (29.17%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) SOAP
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) XSL
6 3 (12.50%) XML Schema
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
7 2 (8.33%) Struts
7 2 (8.33%) JSP
7 2 (8.33%) J2EE
7 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (4.17%) OAuth
8 1 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
8 1 (4.17%) REST
8 1 (4.17%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.67%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.67%) OOD
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Metadata Management
7 1 (4.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) XPath
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) XQuery
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) Delphi
6 1 (4.17%) Tcl
6 1 (4.17%) XAML
6 1 (4.17%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) MKS
4 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter
5 1 (4.17%) Software AG
5 1 (4.17%) webMethods