The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 37 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing XML 70 83 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.23% 7.87% 9.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.25% 17.85% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 55 71 76
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,300 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £52,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
459 465 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.84% 44.08% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 417 396 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 7 £32,500 -
Folkestone - 6 £25,000 -
Dartford -10 4 £50,000 +61.29%
Tunbridge Wells +3 3 - - 2
West Malling +1 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Canterbury - 2 £23,250 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,500 -
Rochester +3 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Maidstone -16 1 £34,500 +2.22%
Gravesend - 1 - -
Longfield - 1 £35,000 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 107 (75.35%) SQL
2 87 (61.27%) C#
3 73 (51.41%) SQL Server
4 67 (47.18%) .NET
5 56 (39.44%) Web Services
6 42 (29.58%) SOAP
7 39 (27.46%) ASP.NET
8 38 (26.76%) Degree
9 37 (26.06%) Oracle
9 37 (26.06%) T-SQL
10 36 (25.35%) ISEB
11 34 (23.94%) XSLT
12 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
13 31 (21.83%) HTML
14 30 (21.13%) VB.NET
14 30 (21.13%) System Testing
15 29 (20.42%) MS Office
16 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
16 28 (19.72%) jQuery
17 27 (19.01%) PL/SQL
18 26 (18.31%) ETL
18 26 (18.31%) HP
18 26 (18.31%) HP Quality Center
19 24 (16.90%) Test Automation
19 24 (16.90%) SoapUI
19 24 (16.90%) Automation Testing
19 24 (16.90%) Ranorex
19 24 (16.90%) CSS
20 23 (16.20%) Relational Database
21 22 (15.49%) MVC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (11.27%) IIS
2 10 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.63%) Documentum
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 29 (20.42%) 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 1 (0.70%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.93%) CTI
2 5 (3.52%) Intranet
3 4 (2.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (51.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.20%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.63%) MySQL
8 5 (3.52%) ROLAP
8 5 (3.52%) MOLAP
9 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.82%) DataStage
9 4 (2.82%) BODI
9 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (16.90%) SoapUI
1 24 (16.90%) Ranorex
2 16 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.75%) Subversion
4 9 (6.34%) JUnit
5 7 (4.93%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.93%) IntelliJ
5 7 (4.93%) jMock
5 7 (4.93%) EasyMock
5 7 (4.93%) Ant
6 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.52%) NUnit
8 4 (2.82%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.82%) Selenium
8 4 (2.82%) FitNesse
8 4 (2.82%) Hudson
8 4 (2.82%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.70%) Moq
General
1 11 (7.75%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Games
3 4 (2.82%) Marketing
3 4 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 68 (47.89%) Developer
2 27 (19.01%) Test Engineer
3 23 (16.20%) Analyst
4 22 (15.49%) .NET Developer
5 19 (13.38%) C# Developer
5 19 (13.38%) Senior Test Engineer
5 19 (13.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.75%) Consultant
8 10 (7.04%) Test Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Web Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.34%) QA Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Programmer
11 7 (4.93%) SQL Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Graduate
13 5 (3.52%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (47.18%) .NET
2 56 (39.44%) Web Services
3 42 (29.58%) SOAP
4 39 (27.46%) ASP.NET
5 34 (23.94%) XSLT
6 31 (21.83%) HTML
7 28 (19.72%) jQuery
8 24 (16.90%) CSS
9 19 (13.38%) WCF
10 16 (11.27%) .NET Framework
11 15 (10.56%) XSD
12 13 (9.15%) JSON
12 13 (9.15%) Ajax
12 13 (9.15%) Spring
13 11 (7.75%) LINQ
14 10 (7.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (7.04%) XHTML
15 8 (5.63%) REST
15 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) W3C
2 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.52%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.52%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.82%) AS400
4 4 (2.82%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.11%) Social Network
5 3 (2.11%) Animation
5 3 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.41%) Open Source
7 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.70%) e-Health
7 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Linux
3 5 (3.52%) UNIX
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.11%) Solaris
5 2 (1.41%) Android
5 2 (1.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.13%) System Testing
2 26 (18.31%) ETL
3 24 (16.90%) Test Automation
3 24 (16.90%) Automation Testing
4 22 (15.49%) MVC
4 22 (15.49%) Scrum
5 21 (14.79%) SOA
5 21 (14.79%) OOP
6 19 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (11.97%) Manual Testing
7 17 (11.97%) Unit Testing
8 15 (10.56%) UML
8 15 (10.56%) CRM
9 13 (9.15%) Software Testing
10 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (7.04%) TDD
11 10 (7.04%) OO
11 10 (7.04%) Web Development
12 9 (6.34%) Test Scripting
13 8 (5.63%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 107 (75.35%) SQL
2 87 (61.27%) C#
3 37 (26.06%) T-SQL
4 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
5 30 (21.13%) VB.NET
6 27 (19.01%) PL/SQL
7 20 (14.08%) Java
8 8 (5.63%) PHP
8 8 (5.63%) XPath
8 8 (5.63%) VB
9 2 (1.41%) VB6
9 2 (1.41%) Delphi
10 1 (0.70%) VBScript
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (26.76%) Degree
2 36 (25.35%) ISEB
3 11 (7.75%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.82%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (18.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (26.06%) Oracle
2 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 26 (18.31%) HP
4 8 (5.63%) Business Objects
4 8 (5.63%) Thunderhead
5 7 (4.93%) JBoss
6 6 (4.23%) Google
7 4 (2.82%) Informatica
7 4 (2.82%) Cognos
8 3 (2.11%) webMethods
8 3 (2.11%) Sun
8 3 (2.11%) Facebook
8 3 (2.11%) Twitter
8 3 (2.11%) DevExpress
8 3 (2.11%) Telerik
9 2 (1.41%) Ektron
9 2 (1.41%) Software AG
10 1 (0.70%) BMC
10 1 (0.70%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.70%) Pega
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package + Training
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Faversham, Kent
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Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £200 - £250 per day
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