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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 35 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.81% 5.75% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 10.87% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
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
74 46 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 59.68% 52.87% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 64 39 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) ISEB
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) QA
3 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) .NET

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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