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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 42 22
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing XML 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.13% 3.93% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 5.96% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
41 151 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 43.62% 65.94% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 90 25
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 £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) Photoshop
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) PHP
6 5 (35.71%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) Apache
6 5 (35.71%) Adobe
6 5 (35.71%) CMS
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) WordPress
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
7 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (28.57%) System Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Selenium
7 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Legal
7 4 (28.57%) ETL
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) SEO
8 3 (21.43%) Finance

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) CMS
1 5 (35.71%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Website Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Ajax
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) FuelPHP
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) Sphinx
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Symfony
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) Kohana
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (28.57%) System Testing
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
1 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) SEO
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Web Design
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 3 (21.43%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Google
3 3 (21.43%) Zend
Maidstone, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago