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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 24 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing XML 86 69 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.73% 5.93% 7.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.50% 13.61% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 62 59 78
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
441 507 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.77% 43.56% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 394 447 346
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,430
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +14 41 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Tonbridge - 12 £55,000 -
Folkestone +4 5 £32,500 +30.00%
West Malling +6 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Maidstone +5 3 £40,000 +11.11%
Sittingbourne - 3 £37,500 - 1
Canterbury -9 2 £37,500 +50.00%
Sevenoaks - 1 £37,500 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 118 (58.71%) Web Services
2 105 (52.24%) SQL
3 100 (49.75%) Java
4 88 (43.78%) JSON
5 80 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (39.80%) .NET
6 72 (35.82%) HTML
7 70 (34.83%) Eclipse
8 67 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 65 (32.34%) C#
10 63 (31.34%) REST
11 62 (30.85%) JavaScript
12 60 (29.85%) Git (software)
13 59 (29.35%) ASP.NET
14 57 (28.36%) Degree
15 51 (25.37%) CSS
16 46 (22.89%) Computer Science
16 46 (22.89%) Mobile Development
17 44 (21.89%) Mobile App
18 43 (21.39%) Scrum
18 43 (21.39%) OpenGL
19 41 (20.40%) Memory Management
20 39 (19.40%) Ant
20 39 (19.40%) Linux
21 38 (18.91%) J2EE
21 38 (18.91%) JSP
21 38 (18.91%) Microsoft
21 38 (18.91%) jQuery
22 34 (16.92%) MVC
22 34 (16.92%) SOAP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 23 (11.44%) Tomcat
2 22 (10.95%) Cloud Foundry
3 16 (7.96%) Apache
4 13 (6.47%) JBoss
5 12 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 12 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (3.48%) CMS
8 3 (1.49%) WordPress
9 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.00%) NServiceBus
9 2 (1.00%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.50%) Drupal
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.46%) MS Office
3 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.49%) Magento
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.99%) SaaS
3 2 (1.00%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.48%) Internet
2 6 (2.99%) HTTP
3 5 (2.49%) SMTP
3 5 (2.49%) SSL
4 4 (1.99%) PPP
5 3 (1.49%) Intranet
6 2 (1.00%) IPv4
7 1 (0.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.43%) MySQL
3 22 (10.95%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.98%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.98%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.99%) Big Data
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.00%) DataStage
9 2 (1.00%) MS Access
9 2 (1.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 70 (34.83%) Eclipse
2 60 (29.85%) Git (software)
3 39 (19.40%) Ant
4 27 (13.43%) Subversion
5 25 (12.44%) Maven
5 25 (12.44%) JIRA
6 22 (10.95%) Visual Studio
7 15 (7.46%) JUnit
8 13 (6.47%) TestNG
8 13 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (5.97%) Xcode
10 10 (4.98%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (2.49%) Fiddler
11 5 (2.49%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.99%) Selenium
13 2 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
13 2 (1.00%) LoadRunner
13 2 (1.00%) jMock
14 1 (0.50%) Moq
14 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 31 (15.42%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Banking
3 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 168 (83.58%) Developer
2 40 (19.90%) Java Developer
3 36 (17.91%) Senior Developer
4 34 (16.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 29 (14.43%) Android Developer
6 27 (13.43%) .NET Developer
7 21 (10.45%) Analyst
7 21 (10.45%) J2EE Developer
8 20 (9.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (9.45%) Web Developer
10 18 (8.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 18 (8.96%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 17 (8.46%) SQL Developer
12 14 (6.97%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (5.97%) iOS Developer
13 12 (5.97%) Test Analyst
14 11 (5.47%) Lead Developer
15 10 (4.98%) Automation Analyst
15 10 (4.98%) Automation Test Analyst
16 9 (4.48%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (58.71%) Web Services
2 88 (43.78%) JSON
3 80 (39.80%) .NET
4 72 (35.82%) HTML
5 63 (31.34%) REST
6 59 (29.35%) ASP.NET
7 51 (25.37%) CSS
8 43 (21.39%) OpenGL
9 38 (18.91%) J2EE
9 38 (18.91%) JSP
9 38 (18.91%) jQuery
10 34 (16.92%) SOAP
11 31 (15.42%) Android SDK
12 26 (12.94%) Spring
13 25 (12.44%) JDBC
13 25 (12.44%) Servlets
13 25 (12.44%) WCF
13 25 (12.44%) HTML5
14 23 (11.44%) XSLT
15 21 (10.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.89%) Computer Science
2 44 (21.89%) Mobile App
3 18 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.46%) Data Integration
5 13 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (5.97%) iPad
6 12 (5.97%) iPhone
7 3 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.49%) W3C
8 2 (1.00%) AS400
8 2 (1.00%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.00%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.40%) Linux
2 32 (15.92%) Android
3 13 (6.47%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.97%) UNIX
5 10 (4.98%) Windows
6 5 (2.49%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.89%) Mobile Development
3 43 (21.39%) Scrum
4 41 (20.40%) Memory Management
5 34 (16.92%) MVC
6 32 (15.92%) UML
7 31 (15.42%) Android Development
8 25 (12.44%) RUP
8 25 (12.44%) AOP
9 24 (11.94%) Unit Testing
9 24 (11.94%) OOP
10 23 (11.44%) OOD
11 21 (10.45%) SDLC
12 19 (9.45%) Software Engineering
12 19 (9.45%) System Testing
13 15 (7.46%) Data Analysis
14 14 (6.97%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (6.97%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.97%) Software Testing
14 14 (6.97%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 105 (52.24%) SQL
2 100 (49.75%) Java
3 65 (32.34%) C#
4 62 (30.85%) JavaScript
5 26 (12.94%) T-SQL
6 25 (12.44%) AspectJ
7 20 (9.95%) VB.NET
8 16 (7.96%) PL/SQL
9 14 (6.97%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.98%) PHP
11 5 (2.49%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.49%) VBA
11 5 (2.49%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.00%) C++
12 2 (1.00%) XPath
12 2 (1.00%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.50%) VB6
13 1 (0.50%) PHP5
13 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (28.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.49%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.92%) Oracle
3 22 (10.95%) IBM
4 5 (2.49%) webMethods
5 4 (1.99%) Ektron
6 3 (1.49%) Adobe
7 2 (1.00%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.00%) HP
7 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.50%) Twitter
8 1 (0.50%) Pega
8 1 (0.50%) Progress
8 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.50%) BMC
8 1 (0.50%) Apple
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Global Travel
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago