The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 6 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 18.18% 28.85% 9.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 42.86% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £41,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +38.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
XML
Hertfordshire

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 Hitchin region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 45.45% 67.31% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 19
Average salary £40,000 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% +38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

XML
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

XML Salary Trend in Hitchin

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Ajax
3 5 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Games
3 5 (50.00%) InDesign
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (50.00%) Ant
3 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Grunt

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (50.00%) WordPress
1 5 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 5 (50.00%) InDesign
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Ant
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Grunt
4 4 (40.00%) Gradle
5 1 (10.00%) Hudson
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Games
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Build Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) XSLT
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 5 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Xbox
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) CA