The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 31 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing XML 67 72 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.66% 6.38% 8.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.30% 18.09% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56 64 96
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
411 398 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.74% 35.25% 47.56%
Number of salaries quoted 372 358 496
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
East of England

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XML
Salary Trend in Essex

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

XML Salary Trend in Essex

XML
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Essex

XML
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford 0 14 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Southend-on-Sea -5 7 £39,000 -2.50%
Basildon +5 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Saffron Walden - 5 £55,000 - 2
Brentwood +5 3 - - 2
Billericay +4 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Colchester -11 2 £33,750 +8.00%
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 115 (78.77%) .NET
2 105 (71.92%) SQL
3 102 (69.86%) C#
4 74 (50.68%) SQL Server
5 52 (35.62%) HTML
5 52 (35.62%) MVC
6 50 (34.25%) ASP.NET
7 49 (33.56%) Web Services
8 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
9 43 (29.45%) CSS
9 43 (29.45%) .NET Framework
10 42 (28.77%) Finance
11 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
12 27 (18.49%) Java
12 27 (18.49%) T-SQL
12 27 (18.49%) OO
12 27 (18.49%) JSON
12 27 (18.49%) jQuery
13 26 (17.81%) Visual Studio
14 25 (17.12%) WCF
14 25 (17.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (16.44%) VB.NET
16 23 (15.75%) Oracle
17 22 (15.07%) SOAP
18 21 (14.38%) E-Commerce
19 20 (13.70%) MS Excel
20 19 (13.01%) XSL
20 19 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 19 (13.01%) WPF
21 18 (12.33%) Degree

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (10.27%) IIS
1 15 (10.27%) Umbraco
2 11 (7.53%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.85%) CMS
4 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.42%) Drupal
6 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
Applications
1 20 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Magento
1 6 (4.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) Firewall
2 5 (3.42%) FTP
2 5 (3.42%) SMS
2 5 (3.42%) DNS
2 5 (3.42%) LDAP
3 4 (2.74%) VoIP
3 4 (2.74%) Internet
4 3 (2.05%) DHCP
4 3 (2.05%) NFC
5 2 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.37%) SAN
5 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) SSL
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
6 1 (0.68%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (50.68%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (10.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (6.16%) DTS
6 9 (6.16%) OLAP
6 9 (6.16%) MySQL
7 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (3.42%) OLTP
8 5 (3.42%) QlikView
9 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.05%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (17.81%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.22%) NUnit
2 12 (8.22%) MSTest
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (4.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (4.79%) Subversion
5 6 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.05%) VisualVM
7 2 (1.37%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 42 (28.77%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Automotive
3 6 (4.11%) Marketing
4 5 (3.42%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.37%) Back Office
5 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Military
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (76.03%) Developer
2 34 (23.29%) C# Developer
3 27 (18.49%) Software Developer
4 25 (17.12%) .NET Developer
5 20 (13.70%) Analyst
6 19 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (11.64%) Senior Developer
8 14 (9.59%) Web Developer
9 11 (7.53%) Java Developer
9 11 (7.53%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (6.16%) DBA
10 9 (6.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Support Analyst
11 8 (5.48%) Administrator
12 7 (4.79%) Systems Developer
12 7 (4.79%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.11%) Analyst Developer
14 5 (3.42%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (78.77%) .NET
2 52 (35.62%) HTML
3 50 (34.25%) ASP.NET
4 49 (33.56%) Web Services
5 43 (29.45%) CSS
5 43 (29.45%) .NET Framework
6 27 (18.49%) JSON
6 27 (18.49%) jQuery
7 25 (17.12%) WCF
8 22 (15.07%) SOAP
9 19 (13.01%) XSL
9 19 (13.01%) WPF
10 14 (9.59%) LINQ
10 14 (9.59%) Ajax
11 12 (8.22%) WinForms
11 12 (8.22%) XHTML
11 12 (8.22%) XSD
11 12 (8.22%) DHTML
12 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.16%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (4.79%) Replication
2 7 (4.79%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.05%) Wiki
5 3 (2.05%) DataPower
6 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) PKI
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Windows
2 12 (8.22%) UNIX
3 9 (6.16%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.48%) Linux
5 5 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.05%) Android
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.62%) MVC
2 27 (18.49%) OO
3 21 (14.38%) E-Commerce
4 17 (11.64%) OOD
5 14 (9.59%) Data Modelling
6 13 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.22%) ETL
8 11 (7.53%) TDD
9 10 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.16%) Data Protection
10 9 (6.16%) MVVM
11 8 (5.48%) Web Development
11 8 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.79%) Configuration Management
13 6 (4.11%) Time Management
13 6 (4.11%) ITIL
13 6 (4.11%) CRM
13 6 (4.11%) B2B
13 6 (4.11%) SOA
14 5 (3.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (71.92%) SQL
2 102 (69.86%) C#
3 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
4 27 (18.49%) Java
4 27 (18.49%) T-SQL
5 24 (16.44%) VB.NET
6 15 (10.27%) C++
6 15 (10.27%) PHP
7 9 (6.16%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.16%) Python
8 8 (5.48%) C
9 5 (3.42%) VB
10 3 (2.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (2.05%) VBScript
10 3 (2.05%) VBA
10 3 (2.05%) Perl
10 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.37%) XAML
12 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (12.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) PhD
4 1 (0.68%) MCP
4 1 (0.68%) MCAD
4 1 (0.68%) MCSD
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.37%) KVM
2 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Nagios
1 3 (2.05%) Opsview
2 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.75%) Oracle
3 11 (7.53%) JBoss
4 7 (4.79%) Sybase
5 6 (4.11%) SAP
5 6 (4.11%) JD Edwards
6 5 (3.42%) IBM
6 5 (3.42%) Splunk
7 4 (2.74%) Sage
8 3 (2.05%) Software AG
8 3 (2.05%) webMethods
9 1 (0.68%) Cognos
9 1 (0.68%) VMware
9 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.68%) Twitter
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
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Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
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Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
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Posted: 16 days ago