The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 5 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 20.00% 8.62% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 20.83% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £47,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
XML
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 46.67% 41.38% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 23
Average salary £47,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

XML
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

XML Salary Trend in Sussex

XML
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) XQuery
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) C Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C/C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree