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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 34 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.95% 8.63% 6.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 25.53% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 23
Average salary £36,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.63% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £42,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,565 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +0.17%
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
64 94 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.22% 33.81% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 55 78 112
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £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 27 November 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Croydon

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) .NET
3 19 (51.35%) Finance
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
5 17 (45.95%) C#
6 13 (35.14%) CSS
6 13 (35.14%) jQuery
7 12 (32.43%) SQL
7 12 (32.43%) Java
8 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
8 11 (29.73%) HTML
9 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
10 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
10 9 (24.32%) Workflow
10 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
10 9 (24.32%) PerformancePoint
10 9 (24.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (24.32%) Change Control
10 9 (24.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (18.92%) Subversion
12 7 (18.92%) Maven
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
12 7 (18.92%) JIRA
12 7 (18.92%) Release Management
12 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
12 7 (18.92%) Hudson

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) PerformancePoint
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Hudson
2 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.92%) Subversion
2 7 (18.92%) Maven
2 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Ant
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) MSTest
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
2 2 (5.41%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Build Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Report Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports Writer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Architect
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) jQuery
4 11 (29.73%) HTML
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (18.92%) Middleware
5 7 (18.92%) Web Services
6 5 (13.51%) XSLT
6 5 (13.51%) JSP
6 5 (13.51%) Struts
6 5 (13.51%) EJB
6 5 (13.51%) J2EE
6 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
6 5 (13.51%) Spring
7 4 (10.81%) WinForms
8 1 (2.70%) Ajax
8 1 (2.70%) WCF
8 1 (2.70%) RESTful
8 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) NHS
1 2 (5.41%) Taxonomies
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Ontologies
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Workflow
2 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
2 9 (24.32%) Change Control
3 7 (18.92%) Release Management
3 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) SOA
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.41%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
2 17 (45.95%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) C
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.81%) VBScript
6 4 (10.81%) VB
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.70%) VC++
8 1 (2.70%) XQuery
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
8 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
1 7 (18.92%) CA
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft