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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 24 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 95 81 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.34% 6.89% 8.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.84% 14.73% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82 64 52
Average salary £35,000 £45,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.49% +7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
416 550 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.90% 46.77% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 347 490 276
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 £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Folkestone +4 16 £33,000 +32.00%
Maidstone +8 7 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Tunbridge Wells +19 6 £25,000 -46.80% 4
Sittingbourne - 6 £37,500 -
Dartford -1 4 £32,500 +19.26% 1
Gravesend - 4 £35,000 -
Margate - 3 £37,500 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £26,400 -
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 111 (67.27%) SQL
2 97 (58.79%) C#
3 92 (55.76%) SQL Server
4 77 (46.67%) .NET
5 69 (41.82%) Web Services
6 59 (35.76%) Oracle
7 47 (28.48%) VB.NET
7 47 (28.48%) ETL
8 45 (27.27%) Degree
9 43 (26.06%) HTML
9 43 (26.06%) JavaScript
10 35 (21.21%) SOAP
11 33 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 31 (18.79%) MS Office
12 31 (18.79%) System Testing
13 30 (18.18%) jQuery
13 30 (18.18%) CSS
13 30 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 30 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET
15 27 (16.36%) JSON
15 27 (16.36%) Regression Testing
16 26 (15.76%) Migration
16 26 (15.76%) Team Foundation Server
17 25 (15.15%) Test Automation
17 25 (15.15%) ISEB
17 25 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
17 25 (15.15%) Automation Testing
18 24 (14.55%) Relational Database
18 24 (14.55%) MS Excel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (5.45%) Apache
1 9 (5.45%) Documentum
2 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.24%) IIS
3 5 (3.03%) JBoss
4 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) DNN
Applications
1 31 (18.79%) MS Office
2 24 (14.55%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.24%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.82%) Maya
4 3 (1.82%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.61%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) SaaS
2 3 (1.82%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.45%) CTI
1 9 (5.45%) Intranet
2 8 (4.85%) Internet
3 2 (1.21%) FTP
3 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (55.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
3 24 (14.55%) Relational Database
4 20 (12.12%) DataStage
5 13 (7.88%) MySQL
6 9 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.03%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.03%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.42%) ROLAP
11 4 (2.42%) MOLAP
12 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.21%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.21%) Star Schema
12 2 (1.21%) EDMS
12 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (15.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (13.33%) Ranorex
2 22 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 11 (6.67%) NUnit
4 10 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.85%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.24%) Subversion
6 7 (4.24%) Selenium
6 7 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (4.24%) JUnit
7 6 (3.64%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.03%) TestNG
9 4 (2.42%) Ant
9 4 (2.42%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.61%) PVCS
10 1 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.61%) Xcode
10 1 (0.61%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 9 (5.45%) Finance
2 6 (3.64%) Games
2 6 (3.64%) Marketing
3 3 (1.82%) Legal
3 3 (1.82%) Publishing
4 2 (1.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 83 (50.30%) Developer
2 28 (16.97%) Test Engineer
3 27 (16.36%) Consultant
4 20 (12.12%) .NET Developer
5 16 (9.70%) Analyst
5 16 (9.70%) Web Developer
6 15 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.27%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.45%) Graduate
9 9 (5.45%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.24%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.64%) PHP Developer
12 4 (2.42%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (46.67%) .NET
2 69 (41.82%) Web Services
3 43 (26.06%) HTML
4 35 (21.21%) SOAP
5 30 (18.18%) jQuery
5 30 (18.18%) CSS
6 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET
7 27 (16.36%) JSON
8 18 (10.91%) XSLT
9 16 (9.70%) REST
10 15 (9.09%) WCF
11 12 (7.27%) .NET Framework
12 11 (6.67%) LINQ
13 10 (6.06%) WPF
13 10 (6.06%) HTML5
14 9 (5.45%) Ajax
15 8 (4.85%) Hibernate
16 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (3.64%) Laravel
17 6 (3.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) AS400
2 13 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 11 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.45%) Social Network
5 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.24%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.03%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.42%) Social Media
9 3 (1.82%) Animation
9 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.82%) User Experience
9 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.21%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.21%) W3C
10 2 (1.21%) GIS
10 2 (1.21%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.67%) Linux
2 6 (3.64%) Windows
3 3 (1.82%) Android
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.61%) UNIX
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (28.48%) ETL
2 31 (18.79%) System Testing
3 27 (16.36%) Regression Testing
4 26 (15.76%) Migration
5 25 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 25 (15.15%) Automation Testing
6 22 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (10.30%) OO
7 17 (10.30%) Unit Testing
8 15 (9.09%) OOP
9 14 (8.48%) SOA
10 12 (7.27%) TDD
10 12 (7.27%) MVC
11 11 (6.67%) CRM
12 10 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (6.06%) Manual Testing
12 10 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (5.45%) Data Analysis
13 9 (5.45%) Integration Testing
13 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 111 (67.27%) SQL
2 97 (58.79%) C#
3 47 (28.48%) VB.NET
4 43 (26.06%) JavaScript
5 33 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 30 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 21 (12.73%) Java
8 20 (12.12%) PHP
9 7 (4.24%) XPath
10 6 (3.64%) VB
11 2 (1.21%) RPG/400
11 2 (1.21%) RPG IV
11 2 (1.21%) RPG
11 2 (1.21%) Delphi
11 2 (1.21%) PHP5
11 2 (1.21%) VB6
12 1 (0.61%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (27.27%) Degree
2 25 (15.15%) ISEB
3 4 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 24 (14.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.21%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.21%) WMI
Vendors
1 59 (35.76%) Oracle
2 30 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 24 (14.55%) HP
4 11 (6.67%) Thunderhead
5 8 (4.85%) Google
6 3 (1.82%) Telerik
6 3 (1.82%) Ektron
6 3 (1.82%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.82%) IBM
6 3 (1.82%) ExactTarget
6 3 (1.82%) Facebook
6 3 (1.82%) Twitter
6 3 (1.82%) Neolane
7 2 (1.21%) Adobe
7 2 (1.21%) Zend
8 1 (0.61%) Pega
8 1 (0.61%) BMC
8 1 (0.61%) Apple
8 1 (0.61%) Red Gate
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: competitive salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum NEGOTIABLE+bens
Posted: 6 days ago