The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 26 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing XML 80 81 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.34% 7.57% 9.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.10% 15.67% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64 66 68
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £53,750 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
362 517 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.75% 48.32% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 305 443 293
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

XML
Salary Trend in Kent

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

XML Salary Trend in Kent

XML
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Kent

XML
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone +1 8 £31,000 +24.00%
Dartford -5 5 £41,250 +51.37% 1
Sittingbourne - 4 £42,500 -
Margate - 3 £37,500 -
Chatham 0 2 £35,000 -
Gravesend - 2 £35,000 - 1
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +11 1 - -
Maidstone -6 1 £34,500 -4.82%
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 103 (74.10%) SQL
2 94 (67.63%) C#
3 79 (56.83%) SQL Server
4 66 (47.48%) .NET
5 55 (39.57%) Web Services
6 46 (33.09%) Degree
7 42 (30.22%) VB.NET
8 39 (28.06%) Oracle
8 39 (28.06%) ETL
9 38 (27.34%) SOAP
10 34 (24.46%) ISEB
10 34 (24.46%) System Testing
11 33 (23.74%) MS Office
11 33 (23.74%) Regression Testing
12 32 (23.02%) JavaScript
13 30 (21.58%) T-SQL
13 30 (21.58%) HP
13 30 (21.58%) HP Quality Center
14 28 (20.14%) ASP.NET
14 28 (20.14%) Test Automation
14 28 (20.14%) SoapUI
14 28 (20.14%) Automation Testing
14 28 (20.14%) Ranorex
15 26 (18.71%) PL/SQL
15 26 (18.71%) jQuery
16 25 (17.99%) HTML
17 24 (17.27%) Microsoft
18 22 (15.83%) CSS
19 21 (15.11%) XSLT
19 21 (15.11%) Team Foundation Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (6.47%) IIS
1 9 (6.47%) Documentum
2 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.72%) DNN
5 1 (0.72%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (23.74%) MS Office
2 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) Maya
3 3 (2.16%) 3ds Max
3 3 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.72%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) Intranet
2 8 (5.76%) Internet
3 7 (5.04%) CTI
4 2 (1.44%) FTP
4 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (56.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.11%) Relational Database
3 20 (14.39%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (11.51%) DataStage
5 13 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (5.76%) MySQL
7 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.60%) MOLAP
8 5 (3.60%) ROLAP
8 5 (3.60%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.60%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.44%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.44%) DB2
9 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.72%) StreamInsight
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (20.14%) SoapUI
1 28 (20.14%) Ranorex
2 21 (15.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.04%) Subversion
4 6 (4.32%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.60%) NUnit
5 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.88%) JUnit
6 4 (2.88%) Selenium
6 4 (2.88%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.44%) TestNG
9 1 (0.72%) Ant
9 1 (0.72%) PVCS
9 1 (0.72%) Xcode
9 1 (0.72%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 7 (5.04%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Games
3 4 (2.88%) Marketing
4 3 (2.16%) Publishing
5 2 (1.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 63 (45.32%) Developer
2 31 (22.30%) Test Engineer
3 21 (15.11%) .NET Developer
3 21 (15.11%) Consultant
4 16 (11.51%) Senior Test Engineer
5 15 (10.79%) Automation Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Web Developer
9 10 (7.19%) Analyst
10 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.04%) SQL Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Graduate
12 6 (4.32%) Software Developer
13 5 (3.60%) PHP Developer
14 4 (2.88%) Test Automation Engineer
14 4 (2.88%) Test Analyst
14 4 (2.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (47.48%) .NET
2 55 (39.57%) Web Services
3 38 (27.34%) SOAP
4 28 (20.14%) ASP.NET
5 26 (18.71%) jQuery
6 25 (17.99%) HTML
7 22 (15.83%) CSS
8 21 (15.11%) XSLT
9 20 (14.39%) JSON
10 13 (9.35%) LINQ
11 11 (7.91%) REST
11 11 (7.91%) WCF
11 11 (7.91%) .NET Framework
12 10 (7.19%) Ajax
13 8 (5.76%) HTML5
14 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (4.32%) Laravel
14 6 (4.32%) CodeIgniter
14 6 (4.32%) CakePHP
14 6 (4.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) AS400
2 9 (6.47%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.47%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.32%) Social Network
4 5 (3.60%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.60%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.16%) W3C
5 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.16%) Animation
5 3 (2.16%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.16%) User Experience
6 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.44%) Open Source
7 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.72%) Social Media
7 1 (0.72%) iPad
7 1 (0.72%) iPhone
7 1 (0.72%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.60%) Windows
1 5 (3.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.72%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.06%) ETL
2 34 (24.46%) System Testing
3 33 (23.74%) Regression Testing
4 28 (20.14%) Test Automation
4 28 (20.14%) Automation Testing
5 18 (12.95%) Migration
5 18 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (11.51%) SOA
7 15 (10.79%) OOP
7 15 (10.79%) Manual Testing
8 14 (10.07%) Unit Testing
8 14 (10.07%) OO
8 14 (10.07%) MVC
9 11 (7.91%) CRM
10 9 (6.47%) Project Management
10 9 (6.47%) TDD
10 9 (6.47%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.76%) Scrum
12 7 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (74.10%) SQL
2 94 (67.63%) C#
3 42 (30.22%) VB.NET
4 32 (23.02%) JavaScript
5 30 (21.58%) T-SQL
6 26 (18.71%) PL/SQL
7 15 (10.79%) Java
8 10 (7.19%) PHP
9 8 (5.76%) XPath
10 7 (5.04%) VB
11 2 (1.44%) RPG
11 2 (1.44%) Delphi
11 2 (1.44%) RPG/400
11 2 (1.44%) RPG IV
11 2 (1.44%) VB6
12 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (33.09%) Degree
2 34 (24.46%) ISEB
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.88%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.16%) MCTS
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (21.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (28.06%) Oracle
2 30 (21.58%) HP
3 24 (17.27%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.47%) Thunderhead
5 8 (5.76%) Google
6 4 (2.88%) Ektron
7 3 (2.16%) Facebook
7 3 (2.16%) Twitter
7 3 (2.16%) webMethods
7 3 (2.16%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.16%) Telerik
7 3 (2.16%) IBM
8 2 (1.44%) JBoss
8 2 (1.44%) Software AG
9 1 (0.72%) BMC
9 1 (0.72%) Pega
9 1 (0.72%) Red Gate
Dartford, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Gravesham Borough Council
Posted: 5 days ago
Tonbridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 9 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Artelia Group
Salary: Competitive (contract or perm)
Posted: 15 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 22 days ago