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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 33 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 70 89 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.82% 8.02% 10.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.03% 17.18% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 74 78
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
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
411 518 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.06% 46.67% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 354 444 324
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 0 7 £32,500 -
Dartford -6 5 £41,250 +51.37%
Folkestone -4 4 £25,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +7 3 - -
Margate - 2 £37,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,500 -
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
Maidstone -13 1 £34,500 -13.75% 1
West Malling - 1 £41,500 -
Gravesend - 1 - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 106 (74.65%) SQL
2 93 (65.49%) C#
3 77 (54.23%) SQL Server
4 70 (49.30%) .NET
5 56 (39.44%) Web Services
6 43 (30.28%) Degree
7 41 (28.87%) SOAP
8 37 (26.06%) VB.NET
8 37 (26.06%) JavaScript
9 36 (25.35%) Oracle
9 36 (25.35%) ISEB
10 35 (24.65%) ASP.NET
11 34 (23.94%) T-SQL
12 33 (23.24%) System Testing
13 32 (22.54%) MS Office
13 32 (22.54%) Regression Testing
14 31 (21.83%) HTML
15 30 (21.13%) XSLT
15 30 (21.13%) ETL
15 30 (21.13%) jQuery
16 29 (20.42%) HP
16 29 (20.42%) HP Quality Center
17 27 (19.01%) Test Automation
17 27 (19.01%) SoapUI
17 27 (19.01%) Automation Testing
17 27 (19.01%) Ranorex
18 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
19 24 (16.90%) CSS
20 23 (16.20%) PL/SQL
21 20 (14.08%) SOA

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (9.15%) IIS
2 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.63%) Documentum
3 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.70%) DNN
6 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (22.54%) MS Office
2 14 (9.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.11%) Maya
3 3 (2.11%) 3ds Max
3 3 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.41%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.70%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) Intranet
2 7 (4.93%) Internet
2 7 (4.93%) CTI
3 2 (1.41%) FTP
3 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (54.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.08%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (9.86%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (7.04%) MySQL
5 9 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.34%) DataStage
5 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.52%) MOLAP
6 5 (3.52%) ROLAP
7 3 (2.11%) BODI
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.41%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.41%) DB2
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (19.01%) SoapUI
1 27 (19.01%) Ranorex
2 17 (11.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.93%) Subversion
4 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.52%) NUnit
6 4 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.82%) Selenium
6 4 (2.82%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.11%) JUnit
8 1 (0.70%) Ant
8 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.70%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.70%) jMock
8 1 (0.70%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.70%) Moq
8 1 (0.70%) Hudson
General
1 6 (4.23%) Finance
1 6 (4.23%) Games
2 4 (2.82%) Marketing
3 3 (2.11%) Publishing
4 2 (1.41%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (47.18%) Developer
2 30 (21.13%) Test Engineer
3 23 (16.20%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.38%) Senior Test Engineer
5 17 (11.97%) Analyst
6 16 (11.27%) C# Developer
6 16 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (10.56%) Consultant
8 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.75%) Automation Engineer
9 11 (7.75%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.93%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.93%) Programmer
10 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.93%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.23%) QA Analyst
11 6 (4.23%) Graduate
12 5 (3.52%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.52%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.30%) .NET
2 56 (39.44%) Web Services
3 41 (28.87%) SOAP
4 35 (24.65%) ASP.NET
5 31 (21.83%) HTML
6 30 (21.13%) XSLT
6 30 (21.13%) jQuery
7 24 (16.90%) CSS
8 17 (11.97%) JSON
9 15 (10.56%) WCF
9 15 (10.56%) .NET Framework
10 13 (9.15%) LINQ
11 12 (8.45%) Ajax
12 8 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (5.63%) REST
12 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.93%) HTML5
13 7 (4.93%) Spring
13 7 (4.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) AS400
2 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.23%) W3C
4 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.52%) Social Network
4 5 (3.52%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.82%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.82%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.11%) Animation
6 3 (2.11%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.41%) Open Source
8 1 (0.70%) e-Health
8 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Windows
2 3 (2.11%) Linux
3 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.41%) Android
3 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.41%) Solaris
3 2 (1.41%) UNIX
3 2 (1.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.24%) System Testing
2 32 (22.54%) Regression Testing
3 30 (21.13%) ETL
4 27 (19.01%) Test Automation
4 27 (19.01%) Automation Testing
5 20 (14.08%) SOA
6 18 (12.68%) MVC
7 17 (11.97%) OOP
7 17 (11.97%) Manual Testing
8 15 (10.56%) CRM
9 13 (9.15%) OO
9 13 (9.15%) Unit Testing
10 12 (8.45%) Scrum
11 11 (7.75%) Migration
11 11 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (7.04%) Project Management
12 10 (7.04%) Software Testing
12 10 (7.04%) Web Development
13 9 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (5.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 106 (74.65%) SQL
2 93 (65.49%) C#
3 37 (26.06%) JavaScript
3 37 (26.06%) VB.NET
4 34 (23.94%) T-SQL
5 23 (16.20%) PL/SQL
6 16 (11.27%) Java
7 10 (7.04%) PHP
8 8 (5.63%) VB
8 8 (5.63%) XPath
9 2 (1.41%) RPG/400
9 2 (1.41%) RPG IV
9 2 (1.41%) VB6
9 2 (1.41%) Delphi
9 2 (1.41%) RPG
10 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (30.28%) Degree
2 36 (25.35%) ISEB
3 8 (5.63%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.11%) MCTS
6 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (20.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (25.35%) Oracle
2 29 (20.42%) HP
3 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.63%) Thunderhead
4 8 (5.63%) Google
5 4 (2.82%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.82%) Ektron
6 3 (2.11%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.11%) Facebook
6 3 (2.11%) Twitter
6 3 (2.11%) Cognos
6 3 (2.11%) Telerik
6 3 (2.11%) Informatica
6 3 (2.11%) webMethods
7 2 (1.41%) Sun
7 2 (1.41%) IBM
7 2 (1.41%) Software AG
8 1 (0.70%) BMC
8 1 (0.70%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidstone
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago