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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 45 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 71 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.55% 5.26% 7.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.26% 15.88% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 50
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
579 403 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.23% 33.14% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 465 346 317
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -11 15 £36,000 +30.90% 1
Folkestone 0 8 £35,000 - 1
West Malling - 4 £37,500 -
Chatham -6 3 £71,500 +78.75% 2
Tunbridge Wells -19 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Whitstable - 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £30,000 - 2
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 - 1
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 85 (70.25%) SQL
2 62 (51.24%) Web Services
3 56 (46.28%) SQL Server
4 55 (45.45%) C#
5 50 (41.32%) .NET
6 39 (32.23%) ASP.NET
6 39 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (30.58%) SOAP
8 36 (29.75%) Scrum
9 35 (28.93%) Oracle
9 35 (28.93%) HTML
10 31 (25.62%) JavaScript
11 30 (24.79%) Windows
12 29 (23.97%) Java
13 28 (23.14%) UML
14 27 (22.31%) CSS
15 23 (19.01%) QA
16 22 (18.18%) jQuery
16 22 (18.18%) MVC
16 22 (18.18%) T-SQL
17 21 (17.36%) XSLT
18 20 (16.53%) ISEB
18 20 (16.53%) WCF
19 19 (15.70%) PL/SQL
19 19 (15.70%) Tomcat
20 18 (14.88%) SQL Server 2008
21 16 (13.22%) XSD
22 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
22 15 (12.40%) Test Scripting
22 15 (12.40%) Relational Database

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (15.70%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.09%) IIS
3 7 (5.79%) Apache
4 4 (3.31%) CMS
5 3 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.48%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.48%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Office
2 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) PaaS
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) CTI
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (46.28%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (12.40%) Relational Database
4 12 (9.92%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.79%) RDBMS
7 7 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.79%) BODI
8 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.31%) MySQL
11 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (2.48%) OLAP
12 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.83%) ROLAP
13 1 (0.83%) MOLAP
13 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (11.57%) SoapUI
2 12 (9.92%) Subversion
3 11 (9.09%) JUnit
3 11 (9.09%) jMock
4 10 (8.26%) EasyMock
4 10 (8.26%) Ant
4 10 (8.26%) Eclipse
4 10 (8.26%) IntelliJ
5 9 (7.44%) Ranorex
6 7 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (4.96%) CruiseControl
7 6 (4.96%) Hudson
8 5 (4.13%) Sahi
8 5 (4.13%) Selenium
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.83%) Moq
10 1 (0.83%) NUnit
General
1 11 (9.09%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Marketing
3 5 (4.13%) Advertising
3 5 (4.13%) Back Office
4 4 (3.31%) Automotive
5 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (47.93%) Developer
2 31 (25.62%) Analyst
3 25 (20.66%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.88%) Architect
5 17 (14.05%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (12.40%) QA Analyst
7 14 (11.57%) C# Developer
8 12 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Test Analyst
9 11 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (8.26%) Business Analyst
10 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
11 9 (7.44%) Test Engineer
11 9 (7.44%) Senior Test Engineer
12 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (6.61%) Web Developer
13 6 (4.96%) Programmer
14 5 (4.13%) Tester
14 5 (4.13%) Automation Tester
14 5 (4.13%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (51.24%) Web Services
2 50 (41.32%) .NET
3 39 (32.23%) ASP.NET
4 37 (30.58%) SOAP
5 35 (28.93%) HTML
6 27 (22.31%) CSS
7 22 (18.18%) jQuery
8 21 (17.36%) XSLT
9 20 (16.53%) WCF
10 16 (13.22%) XSD
11 13 (10.74%) XHTML
12 12 (9.92%) .NET Framework
12 12 (9.92%) XML Schema
13 11 (9.09%) Spring
14 10 (8.26%) Ajax
14 10 (8.26%) Hibernate
14 10 (8.26%) Swing
15 9 (7.44%) EJB
15 9 (7.44%) JMX
15 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.79%) W3C
3 4 (3.31%) NHS
4 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.83%) Open Source
6 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Windows
2 13 (10.74%) UNIX
3 10 (8.26%) Solaris
4 6 (4.96%) Linux
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) Android
6 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.75%) Scrum
3 28 (23.14%) UML
4 22 (18.18%) MVC
5 15 (12.40%) Test Scripting
6 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
6 14 (11.57%) System Testing
7 13 (10.74%) SOA
7 13 (10.74%) ETL
7 13 (10.74%) Software Testing
8 12 (9.92%) B2B
9 11 (9.09%) OOP
9 11 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (9.09%) OO
9 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.09%) TDD
10 10 (8.26%) DSDM
11 9 (7.44%) OOD
11 9 (7.44%) Web Development
11 9 (7.44%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (70.25%) SQL
2 55 (45.45%) C#
3 31 (25.62%) JavaScript
4 29 (23.97%) Java
5 22 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 19 (15.70%) PL/SQL
7 11 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.13%) Python
8 5 (4.13%) Ruby
9 3 (2.48%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.48%) VB
9 3 (2.48%) PHP
10 1 (0.83%) VBScript
10 1 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.83%) PHP5
10 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) ISEB
2 13 (10.74%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.26%) Degree
4 5 (4.13%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.44%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.48%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 35 (28.93%) Oracle
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.74%) Business Objects
4 10 (8.26%) Sun
4 10 (8.26%) JBoss
5 9 (7.44%) HP
6 7 (5.79%) Informatica
6 7 (5.79%) Cognos
7 3 (2.48%) webMethods
8 2 (1.65%) Ektron
8 2 (1.65%) Software AG
9 1 (0.83%) VMware
9 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.83%) Neolane
Sevenoaks, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dartford
IT HR
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chatham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
IT HR
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + life insurance + pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidstone
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago