The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 26 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 19 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.79% 4.82% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.81% 20.37% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Average salary £46,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.13% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £46,650
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
London

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 54 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 41.39% 23.68% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 89 41 78
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £27,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

XML
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

XML Salary Trend in Croydon

XML
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Croydon

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
2 30 (51.72%) .NET
2 30 (51.72%) Finance
3 29 (50.00%) C#
3 29 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (31.03%) jQuery
5 18 (31.03%) CSS
5 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
6 17 (29.31%) Visual Studio
6 17 (29.31%) SQL
6 17 (29.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (29.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (27.59%) HTML
7 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
7 16 (27.59%) Git (software)
8 14 (24.14%) PerformancePoint
8 14 (24.14%) Workflow
9 13 (22.41%) Change Control
10 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
10 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.69%) Java
11 11 (18.97%) Ant
11 11 (18.97%) Oracle
11 11 (18.97%) WebLogic
11 11 (18.97%) Web Services
11 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.97%) CA
11 11 (18.97%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (18.97%) Middleware

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 17 (29.31%) SharePoint 2010
2 17 (29.31%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (18.97%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) Drupal
4 2 (3.45%) WordPress
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) PerformancePoint
3 11 (18.97%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Visual Studio
2 16 (27.59%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.97%) Ant
3 11 (18.97%) Subversion
3 11 (18.97%) Maven
3 11 (18.97%) JIRA
3 11 (18.97%) Hudson
3 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.72%) MSTest
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (51.72%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Build Manager
4 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Report Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports Writer
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) .NET
2 29 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (31.03%) jQuery
3 18 (31.03%) CSS
4 16 (27.59%) HTML
5 11 (18.97%) Web Services
5 11 (18.97%) Middleware
5 11 (18.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (15.52%) WCF
7 8 (13.79%) Classic ASP
8 7 (12.07%) WinForms
9 5 (8.62%) Spring
9 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.62%) J2EE
9 5 (8.62%) EJB
9 5 (8.62%) JSP
9 5 (8.62%) Struts
10 4 (6.90%) XSLT
10 4 (6.90%) Ajax
10 4 (6.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) NHS
1 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Workflow
3 13 (22.41%) Change Control
4 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
4 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 11 (18.97%) Change Management
5 11 (18.97%) Release Management
6 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.34%) TDD
9 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.62%) OOD
9 5 (8.62%) SOA
9 5 (8.62%) OO
10 4 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.90%) Migration
11 3 (5.17%) Analytics
11 3 (5.17%) MVC
11 3 (5.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 12 (20.69%) Java
5 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.52%) VBScript
6 8 (13.79%) VB.NET
7 7 (12.07%) C
8 4 (6.90%) VB
9 3 (5.17%) VC++
9 3 (5.17%) C++
10 2 (3.45%) PHP
10 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.45%) Python
10 2 (3.45%) Ruby
11 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
1 11 (18.97%) CA
2 2 (3.45%) Zend