The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 26 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.97% 4.46% 7.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 7.95% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
XML
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 88 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 37.62% 56.05% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 45
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

XML
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Maidstone region.

XML Salary Trend in Maidstone

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Intranet
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) WordPress
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Magento
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
1 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) COM+
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle