The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 35 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.52% 6.70% 14.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 19.35% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 32
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 62 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 37.37% 34.64% 60.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 50 116
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Essex

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

XML
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

XML Salary Trend in Colchester

XML
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MCAD
4 1 (25.00%) MCSD

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) FoxPro Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) MVVM
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCAD
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft