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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 21 51 22
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -29
Permanent jobs citing XML 109 57 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.95% 4.94% 9.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.41% 11.61% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 84
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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
509 491 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.48% 42.51% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 443 453 407
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +18 56 £42,500 - 3
Tonbridge - 12 £55,000 -
Folkestone 0 9 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Maidstone +8 5 £40,000 +15.94%
West Malling +6 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Canterbury -12 2 £37,500 +50.00%
Dover - 2 £38,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 104 (50.00%) Web Services
2 103 (49.52%) SQL
3 98 (47.12%) Java
4 93 (44.71%) JSON
5 90 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (32.69%) Eclipse
7 67 (32.21%) .NET
7 67 (32.21%) HTML
8 66 (31.73%) REST
9 62 (29.81%) Git (software)
10 59 (28.37%) SQL Server
11 58 (27.88%) JavaScript
12 56 (26.92%) C#
13 54 (25.96%) Degree
14 52 (25.00%) Scrum
14 52 (25.00%) Mobile Development
15 51 (24.52%) Mobile App
15 51 (24.52%) CSS
16 49 (23.56%) ASP.NET
16 49 (23.56%) OpenGL
17 46 (22.12%) Computer Science
17 46 (22.12%) Memory Management
18 41 (19.71%) Oracle
19 40 (19.23%) Linux
19 40 (19.23%) Finance
20 37 (17.79%) jQuery
20 37 (17.79%) Ant
21 36 (17.31%) JSP
21 36 (17.31%) J2EE
22 35 (16.83%) MVC

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 25 (12.02%) Tomcat
2 24 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 17 (8.17%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (5.77%) Apache
5 10 (4.81%) CMS
6 9 (4.33%) JBoss
7 8 (3.85%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.88%) IIS
8 6 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.44%) WordPress
10 2 (0.96%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.48%) Drupal
11 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.48%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 25 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.77%) MS Office
3 3 (1.44%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.40%) Magento
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) SaaS
2 2 (0.96%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.85%) Internet
2 6 (2.88%) HTTP
3 5 (2.40%) SMTP
3 5 (2.40%) SSL
4 4 (1.92%) FTP
4 4 (1.92%) PPP
5 3 (1.44%) Intranet
6 2 (0.96%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.37%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.38%) MySQL
3 20 (9.62%) Oracle9i Database
3 20 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 18 (8.65%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.88%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.40%) Big Data
9 5 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.48%) DataStage
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.48%) DB2
12 1 (0.48%) DTS
12 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 68 (32.69%) Eclipse
2 62 (29.81%) Git (software)
3 37 (17.79%) Ant
4 30 (14.42%) Subversion
5 27 (12.98%) Maven
5 27 (12.98%) JIRA
6 22 (10.58%) Oracle Forms
7 19 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (8.65%) Xcode
9 14 (6.73%) Visual Studio
10 13 (6.25%) JUnit
11 9 (4.33%) TestNG
12 5 (2.40%) Fiddler
12 5 (2.40%) ReSharper
13 4 (1.92%) jMock
14 3 (1.44%) Selenium
15 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
15 2 (0.96%) HP UFT
15 2 (0.96%) LoadRunner
16 1 (0.48%) IntelliJ
General
1 40 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (1.92%) Banking
3 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.48%) Back Office
4 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 175 (84.13%) Developer
2 48 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 40 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 32 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 28 (13.46%) Android Developer
6 27 (12.98%) .NET Developer
7 26 (12.50%) Web Developer
8 24 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (11.06%) J2EE Developer
10 22 (10.58%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 22 (10.58%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 21 (10.10%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (8.65%) iOS Developer
12 18 (8.65%) Analyst
13 17 (8.17%) Oracle Developer
14 16 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
14 16 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
15 15 (7.21%) Senior .NET Web Developer
16 11 (5.29%) SQL Developer
16 11 (5.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (50.00%) Web Services
2 93 (44.71%) JSON
3 67 (32.21%) HTML
3 67 (32.21%) .NET
4 66 (31.73%) REST
5 51 (24.52%) CSS
6 49 (23.56%) ASP.NET
6 49 (23.56%) OpenGL
7 37 (17.79%) jQuery
8 36 (17.31%) J2EE
8 36 (17.31%) JSP
9 32 (15.38%) WCF
10 31 (14.90%) HTML5
10 31 (14.90%) Android SDK
10 31 (14.90%) SOAP
11 28 (13.46%) Spring
11 28 (13.46%) CSS3
12 27 (12.98%) Servlets
12 27 (12.98%) JDBC
13 23 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (24.52%) Mobile App
2 46 (22.12%) Computer Science
3 20 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.65%) iPad
4 18 (8.65%) iPhone
5 9 (4.33%) Data Integration
5 9 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.92%) iSeries
7 3 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.44%) W3C
8 2 (0.96%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) AS400
9 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.23%) Linux
2 32 (15.38%) Android
3 23 (11.06%) UNIX
4 19 (9.13%) Apple iOS
5 13 (6.25%) Windows
6 5 (2.40%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.00%) Scrum
2 52 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 46 (22.12%) Memory Management
4 35 (16.83%) MVC
5 33 (15.87%) UML
6 31 (14.90%) Android Development
7 27 (12.98%) AOP
7 27 (12.98%) RUP
8 26 (12.50%) OOP
9 24 (11.54%) OOD
10 21 (10.10%) Unit Testing
11 20 (9.62%) System Testing
12 19 (9.13%) Web Development
12 19 (9.13%) SDLC
13 18 (8.65%) iOS Development
14 17 (8.17%) Software Engineering
14 17 (8.17%) DSDM
15 16 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
16 15 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (49.52%) SQL
2 98 (47.12%) Java
3 58 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 56 (26.92%) C#
5 27 (12.98%) AspectJ
6 24 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 19 (9.13%) Objective-C
8 16 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.33%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.85%) PHP
12 6 (2.88%) VBA
13 5 (2.40%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.96%) XPath
15 2 (0.96%) VB6
15 2 (0.96%) C++
15 2 (0.96%) VB
16 1 (0.48%) RPG
16 1 (0.48%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 54 (25.96%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.96%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (19.71%) Oracle
2 29 (13.94%) Microsoft
3 24 (11.54%) IBM
4 6 (2.88%) webMethods
5 3 (1.44%) Ektron
5 3 (1.44%) Adobe
6 2 (0.96%) HP
6 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.48%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.48%) Progress
7 1 (0.48%) BMC
7 1 (0.48%) Apple
7 1 (0.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.48%) Telerik
7 1 (0.48%) Pega
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + standard
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 9 days ago