The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 18 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.77% 0.94% 6.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 3.23% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
XML
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.47% 29.25% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 20
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

XML
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

XML Salary Trend in Gatwick

XML
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Gatwick

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) Java
3 20 (83.33%) J2EE
3 20 (83.33%) XSLT
3 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 20 (83.33%) Eclipse
3 20 (83.33%) IBM
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) SOAP
3 20 (83.33%) Web Services
3 20 (83.33%) Project Management
3 20 (83.33%) JSF
4 19 (79.17%) WebSphere
4 19 (79.17%) Dojo
4 19 (79.17%) FileNet
4 19 (79.17%) Finance
4 19 (79.17%) WebSphere Process Server
4 19 (79.17%) JRules
4 19 (79.17%) XSL
4 19 (79.17%) ILOG
4 19 (79.17%) Lotus
4 19 (79.17%) JAX-RPC
4 19 (79.17%) JBoss
4 19 (79.17%) IBM Notes
4 19 (79.17%) DB2
4 19 (79.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (79.17%) MS Office
4 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 19 (79.17%) Unit Testing
4 19 (79.17%) DataPower

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 19 (79.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (79.17%) IBM Notes
1 19 (79.17%) FileNet
1 19 (79.17%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (79.17%) WebSphere
1 19 (79.17%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (79.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 19 (79.17%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) Ant
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Applications Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) J2EE
1 20 (83.33%) SOAP
1 20 (83.33%) Web Services
1 20 (83.33%) XSLT
1 20 (83.33%) JSF
2 19 (79.17%) XSL
2 19 (79.17%) JAX-RPC
2 19 (79.17%) JRules
2 19 (79.17%) Dojo
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) WPF
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) DataPower
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Project Management
2 19 (79.17%) Unit Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) Java
3 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) C++/CLI
4 1 (4.17%) HQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) IBM
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) JBoss
2 19 (79.17%) ILOG
2 19 (79.17%) Lotus
3 1 (4.17%) Endeca
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) hybris
3 1 (4.17%) HP