The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 42 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 28 52 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.31% 14.40% 18.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.44% 28.11% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 33
Average salary £55,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.68% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,125 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 185 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.32% 51.25% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 92 130 94
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 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 45 (64.29%) HTML
2 41 (58.57%) SQL
3 37 (52.86%) Java
3 37 (52.86%) Finance
4 36 (51.43%) UNIX
5 33 (47.14%) Linux
6 32 (45.71%) JavaScript
7 29 (41.43%) Perl
7 29 (41.43%) Oracle
8 26 (37.14%) CSS
9 25 (35.71%) C
10 23 (32.86%) E-Commerce
10 23 (32.86%) Retail
10 23 (32.86%) Content Management
11 22 (31.43%) OO
11 22 (31.43%) Eclipse
11 22 (31.43%) Ajax
12 19 (27.14%) J2EE
12 19 (27.14%) JSP
13 18 (25.71%) JUnit
13 18 (25.71%) Degree
14 17 (24.29%) Relational Database
15 16 (22.86%) Informix
16 15 (21.43%) C++
16 15 (21.43%) Subversion
16 15 (21.43%) WebSphere
16 15 (21.43%) Web Development
17 14 (20.00%) PHP
17 14 (20.00%) Servlets
17 14 (20.00%) Web Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (10.00%) Tuxedo
4 6 (8.57%) MQSeries
5 5 (7.14%) IIS
5 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) Content Management Server
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.43%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Tridion
2 4 (5.71%) Magento
3 1 (1.43%) SalesLogix
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) HTTP
2 6 (8.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) Relational Database
2 16 (22.86%) Informix
3 13 (18.57%) RDBMS
4 11 (15.71%) DB2
5 5 (7.14%) MySQL
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.86%) OLTP
8 1 (1.43%) DataStage
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.43%) BODI
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (31.43%) Eclipse
2 18 (25.71%) JUnit
3 15 (21.43%) Subversion
4 11 (15.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 9 (12.86%) NUnit
6 7 (10.00%) WATIR
6 7 (10.00%) Selenium
6 7 (10.00%) JBehave
6 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (10.00%) Calabash
7 6 (8.57%) Log4j
7 6 (8.57%) Ant
8 5 (7.14%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (1.43%) Maven
11 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (52.86%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Retail
3 12 (17.14%) Marketing
4 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
5 7 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Programmer
3 14 (20.00%) Analyst
4 13 (18.57%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Consultant
6 8 (11.43%) Analyst Programmer
6 8 (11.43%) C Programmer
7 6 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Support Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Java Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (4.29%) C Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.86%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) HTML
2 26 (37.14%) CSS
3 22 (31.43%) Ajax
4 19 (27.14%) JSP
4 19 (27.14%) J2EE
5 14 (20.00%) Servlets
5 14 (20.00%) Web Services
6 13 (18.57%) JDBC
7 12 (17.14%) DHTML
7 12 (17.14%) XHTML
8 11 (15.71%) JMS
8 11 (15.71%) Struts
8 11 (15.71%) JSTL
8 11 (15.71%) jQuery
9 9 (12.86%) RESTful
9 9 (12.86%) XSLT
10 8 (11.43%) Java EE
10 8 (11.43%) HTML5
11 7 (10.00%) Gherkin
12 6 (8.57%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.00%) Open Source
2 6 (8.57%) Web 2.0
3 3 (4.29%) W3C
4 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.86%) EMV
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (51.43%) UNIX
2 33 (47.14%) Linux
3 14 (20.00%) AIX
4 13 (18.57%) HPUX
5 11 (15.71%) Solaris
6 9 (12.86%) Windows
7 3 (4.29%) Android
7 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.43%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) E-Commerce
1 23 (32.86%) Content Management
2 22 (31.43%) OO
3 15 (21.43%) Web Development
4 11 (15.71%) RAD
4 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.29%) MVC
6 8 (11.43%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.00%) BDD
7 7 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (10.00%) OOP
8 6 (8.57%) UML
9 5 (7.14%) Scrum
9 5 (7.14%) TDD
9 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.14%) Web Application Development
10 4 (5.71%) Release Management
10 4 (5.71%) SOA
11 3 (4.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) SQL
2 37 (52.86%) Java
3 32 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 29 (41.43%) Perl
5 25 (35.71%) C
6 15 (21.43%) C++
7 14 (20.00%) PHP
8 12 (17.14%) Python
8 12 (17.14%) Shell Script
9 11 (15.71%) C#
9 11 (15.71%) Bash Shell
10 8 (11.43%) XPath
11 7 (10.00%) Ruby
12 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.43%) VB
12 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) IBM
2 11 (15.71%) CyberSource
2 11 (15.71%) DataCash
2 11 (15.71%) Ogone
3 10 (14.29%) ATG
4 8 (11.43%) Demandware
5 6 (8.57%) Perforce
5 6 (8.57%) Blue Martini
5 6 (8.57%) Interwoven
5 6 (8.57%) Elastic Path
6 5 (7.14%) Sun
7 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.71%) hybris
8 3 (4.29%) Zend
9 1 (1.43%) Sage
9 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.43%) Adobe
9 1 (1.43%) Macromedia
9 1 (1.43%) HP
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