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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 55 26
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -29
Permanent jobs citing XML 114 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.48% 4.26% 7.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.54% 9.23% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 88 34 43
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
555 509 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.01% 46.11% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 505 447 213
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 30 January 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 - 41 £45,000 - 5
Sittingbourne - 13 £37,500 -
Tonbridge +2 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Folkestone +2 9 £40,000 -
Maidstone +4 4 £31,250 -30.55% 3
Canterbury - 4 £37,500 -
Dartford -9 3 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Rochester - 2 £32,500 -
Margate - 1 - -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 134 (62.33%) Web Services
2 121 (56.28%) SQL
3 98 (45.58%) .NET
4 95 (44.19%) SQL Server
5 92 (42.79%) C#
6 76 (35.35%) HTML
7 74 (34.42%) Java
8 67 (31.16%) JSON
9 64 (29.77%) Oracle
10 60 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (26.98%) ASP.NET
11 58 (26.98%) JavaScript
12 55 (25.58%) Degree
13 53 (24.65%) CSS
14 52 (24.19%) Eclipse
15 47 (21.86%) VB.NET
16 46 (21.40%) REST
17 39 (18.14%) Microsoft
17 39 (18.14%) Computer Science
18 38 (17.67%) Git (software)
19 35 (16.28%) Linux
20 33 (15.35%) jQuery
21 31 (14.42%) SOAP
21 31 (14.42%) Mobile App
22 30 (13.95%) ETL
23 29 (13.49%) JSP
23 29 (13.49%) J2EE
24 28 (13.02%) PL/SQL
24 28 (13.02%) Ant
24 28 (13.02%) OpenGL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (12.09%) Apache
2 18 (8.37%) JBoss
3 13 (6.05%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (4.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (4.19%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.72%) CMS
7 7 (3.26%) WordPress
8 4 (1.86%) NServiceBus
9 3 (1.40%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.93%) Drupal
10 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.93%) Lync
10 2 (0.93%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.47%) Documentum
Applications
1 21 (9.77%) MS Office
2 20 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.12%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.40%) Magento
2 3 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.93%) INSURE/90
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.40%) Pure360
2 2 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) Internet
2 7 (3.26%) Intranet
3 5 (2.33%) CTI
4 3 (1.40%) FTP
5 2 (0.93%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.70%) Relational Database
3 22 (10.23%) MySQL
4 19 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (8.37%) DataStage
6 17 (7.91%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.79%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.86%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.40%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.40%) DB2
12 2 (0.93%) MS Access
12 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.93%) DTS
12 2 (0.93%) EDMS
13 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (24.19%) Eclipse
2 38 (17.67%) Git (software)
3 28 (13.02%) Ant
4 23 (10.70%) Visual Studio
5 21 (9.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (8.37%) TestNG
6 18 (8.37%) JUnit
7 12 (5.58%) NUnit
8 11 (5.12%) Subversion
8 11 (5.12%) Maven
8 11 (5.12%) JIRA
9 9 (4.19%) Selenium
10 6 (2.79%) Xcode
10 6 (2.79%) Ranorex
10 6 (2.79%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.47%) Rational Application Developer
13 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
13 1 (0.47%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (13.02%) Finance
2 8 (3.72%) Banking
3 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.86%) Publishing
4 4 (1.86%) Legal
5 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 160 (74.42%) Developer
2 34 (15.81%) .NET Developer
3 29 (13.49%) Java Developer
4 26 (12.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 25 (11.63%) Analyst
6 21 (9.77%) Android Developer
7 20 (9.30%) Web Developer
8 19 (8.84%) Consultant
9 15 (6.98%) SQL Developer
10 14 (6.51%) Senior Developer
11 13 (6.05%) Software Developer
12 12 (5.58%) Test Analyst
13 11 (5.12%) Business Analyst
14 10 (4.65%) Junior
14 10 (4.65%) Test Engineer
15 9 (4.19%) J2EE Developer
15 9 (4.19%) Junior Developer
15 9 (4.19%) SharePoint Developer
16 8 (3.72%) Excel Developer
17 7 (3.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (62.33%) Web Services
2 98 (45.58%) .NET
3 76 (35.35%) HTML
4 67 (31.16%) JSON
5 58 (26.98%) ASP.NET
6 53 (24.65%) CSS
7 46 (21.40%) REST
8 33 (15.35%) jQuery
9 31 (14.42%) SOAP
10 29 (13.49%) JSP
10 29 (13.49%) J2EE
11 28 (13.02%) OpenGL
12 22 (10.23%) Android SDK
13 21 (9.77%) Hibernate
14 18 (8.37%) RichFaces
14 18 (8.37%) JSTL
14 18 (8.37%) WCF
14 18 (8.37%) JSF
15 16 (7.44%) WPF
16 14 (6.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.14%) Computer Science
2 31 (14.42%) Mobile App
3 21 (9.77%) Data Integration
4 20 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.84%) AS400
6 13 (6.05%) N-Tier
7 12 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.79%) iPhone
8 6 (2.79%) Social Network
8 6 (2.79%) iPad
9 5 (2.33%) Social Media
10 4 (1.86%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.40%) User Experience
11 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.93%) GIS
12 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.28%) Linux
2 22 (10.23%) Android
3 7 (3.26%) Windows
4 6 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (13.95%) ETL
3 27 (12.56%) OO
3 27 (12.56%) Memory Management
4 23 (10.70%) Migration
5 22 (10.23%) Android Development
6 21 (9.77%) Data Analysis
7 20 (9.30%) MVC
8 19 (8.84%) OOD
8 19 (8.84%) Unit Testing
9 18 (8.37%) Test Automation
9 18 (8.37%) Integration Testing
9 18 (8.37%) System Testing
9 18 (8.37%) TDD
9 18 (8.37%) Automation Testing
10 16 (7.44%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (6.51%) CRM
11 14 (6.51%) Scrum
11 14 (6.51%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 121 (56.28%) SQL
2 92 (42.79%) C#
3 74 (34.42%) Java
4 58 (26.98%) JavaScript
5 47 (21.86%) VB.NET
6 28 (13.02%) PL/SQL
7 24 (11.16%) T-SQL
8 19 (8.84%) PHP
9 11 (5.12%) AspectJ
10 8 (3.72%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.86%) PHP5
12 3 (1.40%) VBA
13 2 (0.93%) RPG
13 2 (0.93%) RPG/400
13 2 (0.93%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (25.58%) Degree
2 6 (2.79%) ISEB
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.40%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.93%) WMI
Vendors
1 64 (29.77%) Oracle
2 39 (18.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.58%) IBM
4 7 (3.26%) Ektron
5 6 (2.79%) Adobe
5 6 (2.79%) HP
6 5 (2.33%) Thunderhead
7 4 (1.86%) Google
8 3 (1.40%) ExactTarget
8 3 (1.40%) Neolane
8 3 (1.40%) Zend
9 2 (0.93%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.47%) Twitter
10 1 (0.47%) Apple
10 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago