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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 20 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 2 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.44% 15.63% 4.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 55.56% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 6
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
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
28 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 34.15% 28.13% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 26
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (50.00%) Front Office
4 3 (25.00%) hybris
4 3 (25.00%) HQL
4 3 (25.00%) Back Office
4 3 (25.00%) SEO
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) Ant
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) JSP
4 3 (25.00%) XSLT
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (25.00%) XHTML
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Ant
2 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (50.00%) Front Office
2 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) XSLT
1 3 (25.00%) XHTML
1 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) JSF
1 3 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) HQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Endeca
1 3 (25.00%) hybris