The first table below looks at the demand for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 44 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 31 48 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.30% 14.59% 21.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.38% 30.38% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 41
Average salary £46,250 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.05% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 158 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.79% 48.02% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 88 109 103
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
Hertfordshire

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

XML
Salary Trend in Watford

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

XML Salary Trend in Watford

XML
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 47 (63.51%) HTML
2 41 (55.41%) SQL
3 40 (54.05%) Finance
4 39 (52.70%) UNIX
5 37 (50.00%) Java
6 34 (45.95%) Linux
7 33 (44.59%) Oracle
8 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
9 31 (41.89%) Perl
10 28 (37.84%) C
11 25 (33.78%) CSS
12 22 (29.73%) E-Commerce
12 22 (29.73%) Retail
12 22 (29.73%) Content Management
12 22 (29.73%) Ajax
13 21 (28.38%) Degree
13 21 (28.38%) Relational Database
13 21 (28.38%) Eclipse
13 21 (28.38%) OO
14 19 (25.68%) Informix
15 18 (24.32%) J2EE
15 18 (24.32%) JSP
16 16 (21.62%) JUnit
16 16 (21.62%) C++
16 16 (21.62%) HPUX
16 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
17 15 (20.27%) Python
17 15 (20.27%) Shell Script
17 15 (20.27%) PHP
17 15 (20.27%) WebSphere

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (20.27%) WebSphere
2 11 (14.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (9.46%) Tuxedo
3 7 (9.46%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.35%) CMS
6 1 (1.35%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.35%) Content Management Server
6 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.35%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Tridion
2 4 (5.41%) Magento
3 1 (1.35%) SalesLogix
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 4 (5.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) IPv4
3 1 (1.35%) VPN
3 1 (1.35%) LAN
3 1 (1.35%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) Relational Database
2 19 (25.68%) Informix
3 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
4 11 (14.86%) DB2
5 7 (9.46%) MySQL
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.70%) OLTP
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.35%) BODI
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.35%) DataStage
8 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Eclipse
2 16 (21.62%) JUnit
3 12 (16.22%) Subversion
4 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 8 (10.81%) NUnit
6 6 (8.11%) Ant
6 6 (8.11%) Cucumber
6 6 (8.11%) JBehave
6 6 (8.11%) SpecFlow
6 6 (8.11%) Calabash
6 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.11%) WATIR
6 6 (8.11%) Selenium
6 6 (8.11%) Log4j
7 4 (5.41%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (1.35%) Maven
10 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 40 (54.05%) Finance
2 22 (29.73%) Retail
3 12 (16.22%) Marketing
4 11 (14.86%) Banking
5 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) Programmer
3 15 (20.27%) Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 11 (14.86%) C Programmer
6 9 (12.16%) Consultant
7 8 (10.81%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.76%) C Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Support Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Java Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) Web Applications Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Applications Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Support Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (63.51%) HTML
2 25 (33.78%) CSS
3 22 (29.73%) Ajax
4 18 (24.32%) J2EE
4 18 (24.32%) JSP
5 14 (18.92%) Servlets
5 14 (18.92%) Web Services
6 12 (16.22%) JDBC
6 12 (16.22%) DHTML
7 11 (14.86%) jQuery
7 11 (14.86%) XHTML
8 10 (13.51%) Struts
8 10 (13.51%) JSTL
9 9 (12.16%) XSLT
9 9 (12.16%) JMS
10 8 (10.81%) Java EE
10 8 (10.81%) HTML5
10 8 (10.81%) RESTful
11 6 (8.11%) EJB
11 6 (8.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.46%) Open Source
3 6 (8.11%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.05%) W3C
5 2 (2.70%) EMV
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.70%) UNIX
2 34 (45.95%) Linux
3 16 (21.62%) HPUX
4 14 (18.92%) AIX
5 8 (10.81%) Solaris
6 7 (9.46%) Windows
7 3 (4.05%) Android
7 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.35%) SUSE
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) E-Commerce
1 22 (29.73%) Content Management
2 21 (28.38%) OO
3 14 (18.92%) Web Development
4 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.51%) RAD
6 9 (12.16%) MVC
7 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
7 7 (9.46%) OOP
8 6 (8.11%) UML
8 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.11%) BDD
8 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
8 6 (8.11%) Scrum
9 5 (6.76%) TDD
9 5 (6.76%) Web Application Development
10 4 (5.41%) SOA
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.41%) Release Management
11 3 (4.05%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (55.41%) SQL
2 37 (50.00%) Java
3 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 31 (41.89%) Perl
5 28 (37.84%) C
6 16 (21.62%) C++
7 15 (20.27%) Python
7 15 (20.27%) Shell Script
7 15 (20.27%) PHP
8 10 (13.51%) C#
8 10 (13.51%) Bash Shell
9 8 (10.81%) XPath
10 6 (8.11%) Ruby
11 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.35%) VB
12 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Oracle
2 11 (14.86%) CyberSource
2 11 (14.86%) DataCash
2 11 (14.86%) Ogone
3 10 (13.51%) IBM
3 10 (13.51%) ATG
4 8 (10.81%) Demandware
5 6 (8.11%) Interwoven
5 6 (8.11%) Elastic Path
5 6 (8.11%) Blue Martini
5 6 (8.11%) Perforce
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.41%) Sun
6 4 (5.41%) hybris
7 3 (4.05%) Zend
7 3 (4.05%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco
8 1 (1.35%) Adobe
8 1 (1.35%) Macromedia
8 1 (1.35%) Citrix
Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago