The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 2 7 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing XML 29 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 43.28% 17.24% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.70% 71.43% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 6
Average salary £75,000 £61,250 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
XML
Hertfordshire

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 Rickmansworth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 7 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 70.15% 24.14% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 37
Average salary £47,000 £62,500 £60,559
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.80% +3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

XML
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

XML Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

XML
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 33 (82.50%) Finance
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) Java
4 23 (57.50%) Oracle
4 23 (57.50%) DB2
4 23 (57.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 23 (57.50%) WebLogic
4 23 (57.50%) TIBCO
4 23 (57.50%) MQSeries
4 23 (57.50%) JMS
4 23 (57.50%) PKI
4 23 (57.50%) WebSphere
4 23 (57.50%) Management Information System
4 23 (57.50%) Open Source
4 23 (57.50%) Relational Database
5 18 (45.00%) Spring
5 18 (45.00%) Web Services
6 17 (42.50%) SSL
6 17 (42.50%) IBM
6 17 (42.50%) Waterfall
6 17 (42.50%) Application Packaging
6 17 (42.50%) RESTful
7 16 (40.00%) XSL
7 16 (40.00%) HTML
7 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (40.00%) SQL
8 13 (32.50%) Ajax
8 13 (32.50%) Web Development
9 12 (30.00%) Programme Management
9 12 (30.00%) Software Architecture

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (57.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 23 (57.50%) WebLogic
1 23 (57.50%) MQSeries
1 23 (57.50%) WebSphere
2 9 (22.50%) IIS
3 7 (17.50%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) DB2
1 23 (57.50%) Relational Database
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) MySQL
3 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio Team System
1 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (82.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Architect
2 16 (40.00%) Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (27.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 9 (22.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 9 (22.50%) Senior Architect
5 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) JMS
2 18 (45.00%) Spring
2 18 (45.00%) Web Services
3 17 (42.50%) Application Packaging
3 17 (42.50%) RESTful
4 16 (40.00%) XSL
4 16 (40.00%) HTML
5 13 (32.50%) Ajax
6 12 (30.00%) Middleware
7 9 (22.50%) .NET
8 7 (17.50%) jQuery
9 4 (10.00%) LAMP
10 3 (7.50%) JSON
11 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
11 1 (2.50%) Java EE
11 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) PKI
1 23 (57.50%) Management Information System
1 23 (57.50%) Open Source
2 12 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (17.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Waterfall
3 13 (32.50%) Web Development
4 12 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 12 (30.00%) Software Architecture
5 11 (27.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (22.50%) TDD
6 9 (22.50%) Pair Programming
6 9 (22.50%) Scrum
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (22.50%) User Stories
7 7 (17.50%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) C++
4 7 (17.50%) Perl
4 7 (17.50%) PHP
5 3 (7.50%) Python
5 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
1 23 (57.50%) TIBCO
2 17 (42.50%) IBM
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft