The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 35 18 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing XML 12 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.94% 1.45% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.88% 6.67% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 6
Average salary £60,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 St Albans region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 15 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 58.38% 21.74% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 96 13 101
Average salary £48,750 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

XML
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

XML Salary Trend in St Albans

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) XSLT
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 15 (100.00%) OOD
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) NUnit
1 15 (100.00%) Ajax
1 15 (100.00%) Web Development
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
1 15 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
1 15 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 15 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) NUnit
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
1 15 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 15 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 15 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Software Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Software Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Ajax
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
1 15 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
1 15 (100.00%) CSS3
1 15 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) XSLT
2 4 (26.67%) WinForms
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) OOD
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Web Development
1 15 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 15 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft