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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 24 45 19
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Permanent jobs citing XML 120 63 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.31% 5.11% 8.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.80% 12.07% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 93 45 54
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,280 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
577 522 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.57% 42.37% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 513 467 254
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Tunbridge Wells - 25 £25,000 - 2
Folkestone +3 19 £40,000 +6.66%
Sittingbourne - 13 £37,500 -
Maidstone +5 11 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Tonbridge +5 6 - -
Dartford -12 5 £35,375 +17.91% 1
Canterbury - 4 £37,500 -
Gravesend - 3 £35,000 -
Margate - 2 - -
Rochester - 2 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £26,400 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 122 (60.70%) SQL
2 107 (53.23%) Web Services
3 98 (48.76%) C#
4 97 (48.26%) SQL Server
5 87 (43.28%) .NET
6 65 (32.34%) HTML
6 65 (32.34%) Oracle
7 53 (26.37%) Java
7 53 (26.37%) JSON
8 51 (25.37%) Degree
9 50 (24.88%) VB.NET
10 49 (24.38%) JavaScript
11 48 (23.88%) ETL
12 45 (22.39%) ASP.NET
13 41 (20.40%) CSS
14 40 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (17.41%) SOAP
15 35 (17.41%) Eclipse
16 33 (16.42%) REST
16 33 (16.42%) Microsoft
17 31 (15.42%) PL/SQL
17 31 (15.42%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (14.93%) Git (software)
18 30 (14.93%) jQuery
18 30 (14.93%) MS Office
19 29 (14.43%) T-SQL
20 28 (13.93%) Automation Testing
21 27 (13.43%) Linux
21 27 (13.43%) Migration
21 27 (13.43%) Computer Science

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (9.45%) Apache
2 14 (6.97%) JBoss
3 9 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.98%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.99%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.99%) WordPress
6 4 (1.99%) CMS
7 3 (1.49%) Documentum
8 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.00%) Lync
9 1 (0.50%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.50%) DNN
9 1 (0.50%) Drupal
9 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (14.93%) MS Office
2 26 (12.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.48%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) Maya
5 1 (0.50%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.00%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.50%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Pure360
2 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.48%) Intranet
2 7 (3.48%) CTI
3 6 (2.99%) Internet
4 2 (1.00%) FTP
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (48.26%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.44%) Oracle Reports
2 23 (11.44%) Relational Database
3 22 (10.95%) MySQL
4 20 (9.95%) DataStage
5 13 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.49%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.49%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.99%) MOLAP
10 4 (1.99%) ROLAP
11 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.49%) DB2
11 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.00%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 35 (17.41%) Eclipse
2 31 (15.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (14.93%) Git (software)
4 20 (9.95%) Ant
5 16 (7.96%) JUnit
6 15 (7.46%) SoapUI
6 15 (7.46%) Ranorex
7 14 (6.97%) TestNG
8 13 (6.47%) Subversion
9 12 (5.97%) NUnit
10 11 (5.47%) Visual Studio
11 9 (4.48%) Selenium
12 7 (3.48%) Maven
12 7 (3.48%) JIRA
13 5 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
15 1 (0.50%) Rational Application Developer
15 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
15 1 (0.50%) Xcode
15 1 (0.50%) PVCS
General
1 25 (12.44%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Marketing
3 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.99%) Legal
4 4 (1.99%) Publishing
5 3 (1.49%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 132 (65.67%) Developer
2 28 (13.93%) .NET Developer
3 26 (12.94%) Consultant
4 23 (11.44%) Java Developer
5 22 (10.95%) Web Developer
5 22 (10.95%) Analyst
6 19 (9.45%) Test Engineer
6 19 (9.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 16 (7.96%) SQL Developer
8 14 (6.97%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.47%) Software Developer
9 13 (6.47%) Android Developer
10 11 (5.47%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (4.98%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.98%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.98%) Junior
13 7 (3.48%) Junior Developer
13 7 (3.48%) PHP Developer
13 7 (3.48%) Junior Web Developer
14 6 (2.99%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (53.23%) Web Services
2 87 (43.28%) .NET
3 65 (32.34%) HTML
4 53 (26.37%) JSON
5 45 (22.39%) ASP.NET
6 41 (20.40%) CSS
7 35 (17.41%) SOAP
8 33 (16.42%) REST
9 30 (14.93%) jQuery
10 21 (10.45%) JSP
10 21 (10.45%) J2EE
10 21 (10.45%) WCF
11 17 (8.46%) Hibernate
12 16 (7.96%) WPF
13 14 (6.97%) JSF
13 14 (6.97%) OpenGL
13 14 (6.97%) JSTL
13 14 (6.97%) HTML5
13 14 (6.97%) RichFaces
14 13 (6.47%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.95%) AS400
3 19 (9.45%) Mobile App
4 16 (7.96%) Data Integration
5 14 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (6.47%) N-Tier
7 10 (4.98%) Social Network
8 9 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.49%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.49%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.49%) Social Media
10 4 (1.99%) User Experience
11 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.00%) GIS
12 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.50%) iPad
13 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.43%) Linux
2 13 (6.47%) Android
3 5 (2.49%) Windows
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.88%) ETL
2 40 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.93%) Automation Testing
4 27 (13.43%) Migration
5 26 (12.94%) System Testing
6 24 (11.94%) Unit Testing
7 23 (11.44%) Test Automation
8 22 (10.95%) OO
9 18 (8.96%) MVC
10 17 (8.46%) TDD
10 17 (8.46%) OOP
10 17 (8.46%) Regression Testing
11 16 (7.96%) OOD
11 16 (7.96%) Data Analysis
12 14 (6.97%) Memory Management
12 14 (6.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (6.97%) Integration Testing
13 13 (6.47%) MVVM
13 13 (6.47%) Android Development
14 12 (5.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 122 (60.70%) SQL
2 98 (48.76%) C#
3 53 (26.37%) Java
4 50 (24.88%) VB.NET
5 49 (24.38%) JavaScript
6 31 (15.42%) PL/SQL
7 29 (14.43%) T-SQL
8 23 (11.44%) PHP
9 7 (3.48%) AspectJ
10 6 (2.99%) VB
11 5 (2.49%) XPath
12 3 (1.49%) PHP5
13 2 (1.00%) RPG/400
13 2 (1.00%) RPG IV
13 2 (1.00%) VBA
13 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.00%) RPG
13 2 (1.00%) Delphi
14 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (25.37%) Degree
2 15 (7.46%) ISEB
3 4 (1.99%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.00%) MCTS
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.49%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 65 (32.34%) Oracle
2 33 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.46%) HP
4 9 (4.48%) IBM
5 8 (3.98%) Google
6 7 (3.48%) Thunderhead
7 6 (2.99%) Ektron
8 3 (1.49%) Zend
8 3 (1.49%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.49%) Neolane
8 3 (1.49%) ExactTarget
8 3 (1.49%) Telerik
8 3 (1.49%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) Apple
9 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.50%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.50%) Twitter
9 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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