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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 5 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 4 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 23.53% 28.95% 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 35.48% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £41,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +38.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £57,500 £40,475
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £42,275
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 58.82% 81.58% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle
4 8 (66.67%) Java
4 8 (66.67%) Finance
5 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (58.33%) Change Management
5 7 (58.33%) Subversion
5 7 (58.33%) Maven
5 7 (58.33%) Ant
5 7 (58.33%) Change Control
5 7 (58.33%) Release Management
6 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (50.00%) J2EE
6 6 (50.00%) UML
7 5 (41.67%) CSS
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (41.67%) C
7 5 (41.67%) Retail
7 5 (41.67%) SDLC
8 4 (33.33%) User Experience
8 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (33.33%) Grunt
8 4 (33.33%) Xbox
8 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (33.33%) Ember.js
8 4 (33.33%) AngularJS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 4 (33.33%) WordPress
1 4 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Tuxedo
3 1 (8.33%) AquaLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 4 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 4 (33.33%) InDesign
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) Ant
2 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 7 (58.33%) Maven
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) Grunt
4 4 (33.33%) Gradle
5 3 (25.00%) Hudson
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Games
3 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Build Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 4 (33.33%) Ember.js
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) JSF
6 1 (8.33%) Struts
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Xbox
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Change Control
2 7 (58.33%) Release Management
3 6 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) Email Marketing
5 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) BPEL
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL
5 1 (8.33%) Delphi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (8.33%) Micro Focus
4 1 (8.33%) BEA
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft