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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 21 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing XML 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.56% 6.86% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.00% 18.42% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
25 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.15% 37.25% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 20
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) JSF
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Front Office
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (30.00%) DataPower
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Dojo
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (30.00%) JRules
5 3 (30.00%) FileNet
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) JAX-RPC
5 3 (30.00%) ILOG
5 3 (30.00%) Lotus

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (30.00%) FileNet
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Ant
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Front Office
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
1 5 (50.00%) XSLT
1 5 (50.00%) JSF
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) XSL
3 3 (30.00%) Dojo
3 3 (30.00%) JAX-RPC
3 3 (30.00%) JRules
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Velocity
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) DataPower
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) HQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) ILOG
1 3 (30.00%) Lotus
2 2 (20.00%) Endeca
2 2 (20.00%) hybris