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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 29 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 84 76 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.76% 7.75% 7.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.50% 20.27% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76 59 70
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +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
509 375 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 47.00% 38.23% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 470 319 442
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -11 23 £30,000 - 1
Maidstone +10 9 £32,500 -5.79%
Folkestone -1 8 £32,500 +16.07%
West Malling - 4 £35,000 - 1
Dover - 2 £38,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £55,000 -
Sittingbourne -3 1 £34,000 -28.42%
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 95 (53.07%) SQL
2 70 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (37.43%) Java
4 61 (34.08%) HTML
4 61 (34.08%) Web Services
5 56 (31.28%) Oracle
5 56 (31.28%) JSON
6 50 (27.93%) .NET
6 50 (27.93%) Finance
7 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
8 45 (25.14%) SQL Server
8 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
9 44 (24.58%) CSS
9 44 (24.58%) Eclipse
10 43 (24.02%) Scrum
10 43 (24.02%) UNIX
11 42 (23.46%) PL/SQL
12 41 (22.91%) C#
12 41 (22.91%) Oracle Forms
12 41 (22.91%) Degree
13 40 (22.35%) jQuery
14 39 (21.79%) Oracle9i Database
14 39 (21.79%) ASP.NET
14 39 (21.79%) REST
14 39 (21.79%) Oracle Database
15 37 (20.67%) Mobile Development
16 33 (18.44%) Mobile App
16 33 (18.44%) Shell Script
17 32 (17.88%) System Testing
18 31 (17.32%) Computer Science

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 18 (10.06%) Tomcat
1 18 (10.06%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (8.94%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (3.35%) CMS
3 6 (3.35%) IIS
4 4 (2.23%) GlassFish
5 3 (1.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (15.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Magento
2 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) SaaS
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) FTP
1 4 (2.23%) PPP
2 3 (1.68%) Internet
3 2 (1.12%) SSL
3 2 (1.12%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) SMTP
4 1 (0.56%) LDAP
4 1 (0.56%) IPv4
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 39 (21.79%) Oracle9i Database
2 39 (21.79%) Oracle Database
3 29 (16.20%) MySQL
4 12 (6.70%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.03%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.79%) Big Data
6 5 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.68%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.56%) DB2
9 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.56%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
2 44 (24.58%) Eclipse
3 41 (22.91%) Oracle Forms
4 24 (13.41%) Subversion
5 22 (12.29%) JIRA
5 22 (12.29%) Ant
6 20 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (10.06%) Maven
8 12 (6.70%) Xcode
9 9 (5.03%) Selenium
10 8 (4.47%) JUnit
11 5 (2.79%) jMock
12 4 (2.23%) NetBeans
12 4 (2.23%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (2.23%) Bitbucket
12 4 (2.23%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.68%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.12%) IntelliJ
14 2 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
General
1 50 (27.93%) Finance
2 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.56%) Back Office
3 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (78.77%) Developer
2 44 (24.58%) Senior Developer
3 30 (16.76%) Java Developer
4 27 (15.08%) Oracle Developer
5 25 (13.97%) .NET Developer
6 22 (12.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 21 (11.73%) Web Developer
8 17 (9.50%) Senior Web Developer
8 17 (9.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 17 (9.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (9.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 17 (9.50%) Android Developer
9 16 (8.94%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 15 (8.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 15 (8.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 15 (8.38%) J2EE Developer
11 14 (7.82%) Analyst
12 12 (6.70%) iOS Developer
13 11 (6.15%) Junior
14 9 (5.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (34.08%) HTML
1 61 (34.08%) Web Services
2 56 (31.28%) JSON
3 50 (27.93%) .NET
4 44 (24.58%) CSS
5 40 (22.35%) jQuery
6 39 (21.79%) REST
6 39 (21.79%) ASP.NET
7 31 (17.32%) OpenGL
8 30 (16.76%) HTML5
9 27 (15.08%) CSS3
9 27 (15.08%) WCF
10 23 (12.85%) SOAP
11 21 (11.73%) Spring
11 21 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (11.17%) JSP
12 20 (11.17%) J2EE
13 19 (10.61%) Android SDK
14 18 (10.06%) Servlets
14 18 (10.06%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.44%) Mobile App
2 31 (17.32%) Computer Science
3 22 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.70%) iPhone
4 12 (6.70%) iPad
5 5 (2.79%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.23%) iSeries
7 3 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.68%) User Experience
8 2 (1.12%) W3C
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.02%) UNIX
2 29 (16.20%) Linux
3 20 (11.17%) Android
4 13 (7.26%) Apple iOS
5 11 (6.15%) Windows
6 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.02%) Scrum
3 37 (20.67%) Mobile Development
4 32 (17.88%) System Testing
5 29 (16.20%) Memory Management
6 28 (15.64%) MVC
6 28 (15.64%) UML
7 19 (10.61%) DSDM
7 19 (10.61%) Android Development
8 18 (10.06%) AOP
8 18 (10.06%) Web Development
8 18 (10.06%) OOP
8 18 (10.06%) RUP
9 17 (9.50%) Extreme Programming
10 16 (8.94%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.94%) OOD
11 12 (6.70%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.70%) iOS Development
12 11 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (6.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (53.07%) SQL
2 67 (37.43%) Java
3 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
4 42 (23.46%) PL/SQL
5 41 (22.91%) C#
6 33 (18.44%) Shell Script
7 18 (10.06%) AspectJ
8 12 (6.70%) Objective-C
8 12 (6.70%) T-SQL
9 9 (5.03%) PHP
10 6 (3.35%) VBA
11 4 (2.23%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.12%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.12%) VB
12 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.56%) C++
13 1 (0.56%) Delphi
13 1 (0.56%) Python
13 1 (0.56%) RPG
13 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (22.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.12%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 56 (31.28%) Oracle
2 16 (8.94%) IBM
3 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.35%) webMethods
5 2 (1.12%) HP
5 2 (1.12%) Ektron
5 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.56%) BMC
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
6 1 (0.56%) Telerik
6 1 (0.56%) Zend
6 1 (0.56%) Pega
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago