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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 7 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing XML 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 26.32% 20.00% 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.56% 29.17% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
9 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 47.37% 68.57% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
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 29 May 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 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 17 (85.00%) J2EE
3 17 (85.00%) UML
3 17 (85.00%) Oracle Database
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (75.00%) Middleware
5 15 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
5 15 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 12 (60.00%) JPA
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (60.00%) VB6
6 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (60.00%) MVC
6 12 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (60.00%) BPEL
6 12 (60.00%) Spring
6 12 (60.00%) JSF
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (60.00%) AquaLogic
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (60.00%) Tuxedo
6 12 (60.00%) N-Tier
6 12 (60.00%) SOA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 12 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (60.00%) AquaLogic
1 12 (60.00%) Tuxedo
1 12 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (40.00%) Ant
2 8 (40.00%) Maven
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (20.00%) Gradle
4 4 (20.00%) Hudson
4 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (15.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst Developer
1 12 (60.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) J2EE
3 15 (75.00%) Middleware
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 12 (60.00%) JPA
4 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (60.00%) Spring
4 12 (60.00%) JSF
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (60.00%) CSS
4 12 (60.00%) Struts
4 12 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) UML
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 12 (60.00%) BPEL
3 12 (60.00%) SOA
3 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (40.00%) Change Management
4 8 (40.00%) Change Control
4 8 (40.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) VB6
2 12 (60.00%) VB
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) COBOL
2 12 (60.00%) Delphi
3 5 (25.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) BEA
2 12 (60.00%) Micro Focus
3 3 (15.00%) CA
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter