The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 37 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing XML 67 83 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.03% 7.83% 9.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.02% 17.58% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 52 71 76
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
446 472 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.14% 44.53% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 402 404 323
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Chatham - 7 £32,500 -
Folkestone - 5 £25,000 -
Dartford -7 4 £50,000 +61.29%
Tunbridge Wells +5 3 - - 2
West Malling 0 2 £38,250 +17.69%
Canterbury - 2 £23,250 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,500 -
Maidstone -15 1 £34,500 +2.22% 1
Gravesend - 1 - -
Longfield - 1 £35,000 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 105 (75.00%) SQL
2 87 (62.14%) C#
3 73 (52.14%) SQL Server
4 66 (47.14%) .NET
5 53 (37.86%) Web Services
6 42 (30.00%) SOAP
7 40 (28.57%) Degree
8 38 (27.14%) ASP.NET
9 37 (26.43%) T-SQL
9 37 (26.43%) ISEB
10 36 (25.71%) Oracle
11 34 (24.29%) JavaScript
11 34 (24.29%) XSLT
12 31 (22.14%) System Testing
13 30 (21.43%) MS Office
13 30 (21.43%) HTML
13 30 (21.43%) VB.NET
14 28 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 28 (20.00%) jQuery
15 27 (19.29%) HP
15 27 (19.29%) ETL
15 27 (19.29%) HP Quality Center
16 25 (17.86%) SoapUI
16 25 (17.86%) Automation Testing
16 25 (17.86%) Ranorex
16 25 (17.86%) Test Automation
17 24 (17.14%) PL/SQL
18 23 (16.43%) CSS
19 22 (15.71%) MVC
19 22 (15.71%) Relational Database

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (11.43%) IIS
2 8 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.71%) Documentum
3 7 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Lync
6 1 (0.71%) DNN
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (21.43%) MS Office
2 15 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.14%) Maya
3 3 (2.14%) 3ds Max
3 3 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.71%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) CTI
2 6 (4.29%) Intranet
3 4 (2.86%) Internet
4 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (52.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.71%) Relational Database
3 14 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (6.43%) MySQL
6 9 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.57%) MOLAP
7 5 (3.57%) ROLAP
8 4 (2.86%) BODI
8 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.86%) DataStage
8 4 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.86%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 25 (17.86%) SoapUI
1 25 (17.86%) Ranorex
2 16 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.43%) Subversion
4 6 (4.29%) JUnit
4 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.57%) NUnit
6 4 (2.86%) jMock
6 4 (2.86%) Selenium
6 4 (2.86%) FitNesse
6 4 (2.86%) EasyMock
6 4 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.86%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.86%) Ant
7 3 (2.14%) Hudson
7 3 (2.14%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.71%) Moq
General
1 10 (7.14%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Games
3 4 (2.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.14%) Back Office
5 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (45.71%) Developer
2 28 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 23 (16.43%) Analyst
4 21 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 19 (13.57%) C# Developer
5 19 (13.57%) Senior Test Engineer
5 19 (13.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Consultant
8 10 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Automation Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Web Developer
9 9 (6.43%) QA Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Business Analyst
11 7 (5.00%) Programmer
11 7 (5.00%) SQL Developer
12 6 (4.29%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.29%) Graduate
13 5 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (47.14%) .NET
2 53 (37.86%) Web Services
3 42 (30.00%) SOAP
4 38 (27.14%) ASP.NET
5 34 (24.29%) XSLT
6 30 (21.43%) HTML
7 28 (20.00%) jQuery
8 23 (16.43%) CSS
9 18 (12.86%) WCF
10 16 (11.43%) .NET Framework
11 14 (10.00%) JSON
12 13 (9.29%) Ajax
13 12 (8.57%) XSD
14 11 (7.86%) LINQ
15 10 (7.14%) Spring
15 10 (7.14%) XHTML
15 10 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (5.71%) REST
16 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.43%) W3C
2 8 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.86%) Social Network
4 4 (2.86%) AS400
4 4 (2.86%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.14%) Animation
6 2 (1.43%) Open Source
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.71%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.57%) Windows
2 5 (3.57%) Linux
3 4 (2.86%) UNIX
4 3 (2.14%) Solaris
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.43%) Android
5 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) System Testing
2 27 (19.29%) ETL
3 25 (17.86%) Automation Testing
3 25 (17.86%) Test Automation
4 22 (15.71%) MVC
5 21 (15.00%) SOA
6 19 (13.57%) OOP
7 18 (12.86%) Scrum
8 17 (12.14%) Manual Testing
9 15 (10.71%) Unit Testing
9 15 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (10.71%) CRM
10 13 (9.29%) Software Testing
11 11 (7.86%) UML
11 11 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.14%) Web Development
13 9 (6.43%) OO
13 9 (6.43%) TDD
13 9 (6.43%) Test Scripting
14 8 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 105 (75.00%) SQL
2 87 (62.14%) C#
3 37 (26.43%) T-SQL
4 34 (24.29%) JavaScript
5 30 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 24 (17.14%) PL/SQL
7 17 (12.14%) Java
8 9 (6.43%) PHP
9 8 (5.71%) XPath
9 8 (5.71%) VB
10 2 (1.43%) VB6
10 2 (1.43%) Delphi
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
11 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (28.57%) Degree
2 37 (26.43%) ISEB
3 11 (7.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.14%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (19.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (25.71%) Oracle
2 28 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (19.29%) HP
4 8 (5.71%) Thunderhead
5 7 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 7 (5.00%) Google
6 4 (2.86%) Informatica
6 4 (2.86%) JBoss
6 4 (2.86%) Cognos
7 3 (2.14%) Facebook
7 3 (2.14%) Twitter
7 3 (2.14%) Sun
7 3 (2.14%) webMethods
7 3 (2.14%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.14%) Telerik
8 2 (1.43%) Software AG
8 2 (1.43%) Ektron
9 1 (0.71%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.71%) Neolane
9 1 (0.71%) Red Gate
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