The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 25 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing XML 34 51 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.95% 12.62% 6.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.74% 21.79% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 37
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.08% +3.06%
XML
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
216 234 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.17% 57.92% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 178 207 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

XML
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

XML Salary Trend in Suffolk

XML
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

XML Salary Histogram in Suffolk

XML
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 30 £57,500 +64.28%
Felixstowe - 1 - -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 39 (56.52%) .NET
2 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 33 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 32 (46.38%) C#
5 26 (37.68%) Java
6 25 (36.23%) Web Services
7 24 (34.78%) SOAP
7 24 (34.78%) WCF
8 23 (33.33%) TDD
9 22 (31.88%) SQL
9 22 (31.88%) Windows
10 20 (28.99%) N-Tier
11 18 (26.09%) SDLC
12 17 (24.64%) CRM
12 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
13 16 (23.19%) Dynamics CRM
13 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
14 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
14 15 (21.74%) REST
15 14 (20.29%) Silverlight
15 14 (20.29%) jQuery
15 14 (20.29%) Migration
15 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (20.29%) VB
16 13 (18.84%) HTML
16 13 (18.84%) ADO
16 13 (18.84%) Spring
16 13 (18.84%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (17.39%) Client/Server

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.59%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.70%) Documentum
4 5 (7.25%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) JBoss
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Drupal
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) VoIP
1 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.70%) Big Data
5 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.90%) MySQL
7 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.45%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (15.94%) Subversion
3 9 (13.04%) Maven
4 8 (11.59%) Selenium
4 8 (11.59%) Gradle
4 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.14%) SoapUI
6 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.35%) VisiBroker
8 1 (1.45%) JMeter
8 1 (1.45%) Ant
8 1 (1.45%) JUnit
8 1 (1.45%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (2.90%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) Architect
3 15 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 13 (18.84%) AWS Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Graduate
6 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (8.70%) CRM Developer
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.80%) CRM Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Graduate Software Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (56.52%) .NET
2 25 (36.23%) Web Services
3 24 (34.78%) SOAP
3 24 (34.78%) WCF
4 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
5 15 (21.74%) REST
6 14 (20.29%) jQuery
6 14 (20.29%) Silverlight
7 13 (18.84%) Spring
7 13 (18.84%) HTML
7 13 (18.84%) ADO
8 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
8 11 (15.94%) Java EE
9 10 (14.49%) CSS
10 8 (11.59%) J2EE
11 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.80%) Reactive Extensions
11 4 (5.80%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 3 (4.35%) Middleware
13 2 (2.90%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) N-Tier
2 12 (17.39%) Client/Server
3 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
4 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) DataPower
6 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.88%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) UNIX
3 3 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) TDD
3 18 (26.09%) SDLC
4 17 (24.64%) CRM
5 14 (20.29%) Migration
6 11 (15.94%) Project Management
7 10 (14.49%) MVC
7 10 (14.49%) Scrum
8 9 (13.04%) OO
9 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.59%) Project Planning
9 8 (11.59%) Web Application Development
10 7 (10.14%) Business Process Improvement
10 7 (10.14%) Process Improvement
10 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.14%) Process Management
10 7 (10.14%) SOA
11 6 (8.70%) Workflow
11 6 (8.70%) Business Development
11 6 (8.70%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) C#
2 26 (37.68%) Java
3 22 (31.88%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 14 (20.29%) VB
6 3 (4.35%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) Groovy
8 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) MCITP
4 3 (4.35%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) iptables
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) CheckPoint
2 8 (11.59%) OpenText
3 7 (10.14%) Kofax
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) EMC
5 3 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) IBM