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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 40 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 69 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.23% 13.50% 13.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.51% 27.71% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 49 50
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £58,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,625 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.56%
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
109 249 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.53% 48.73% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88 168 125
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) Finance
3 18 (34.62%) Unix
4 17 (32.69%) Oracle
4 17 (32.69%) C#
5 16 (30.77%) Linux
6 15 (28.85%) VB.NET
6 15 (28.85%) .NET
6 15 (28.85%) Degree
7 14 (26.92%) Java
8 13 (25.00%) HTML
9 12 (23.08%) Perl
9 12 (23.08%) C
9 12 (23.08%) AIX
9 12 (23.08%) Informix
9 12 (23.08%) EPoS
10 11 (21.15%) Web Services
10 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
11 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
11 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
11 10 (19.23%) HPUX
11 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
11 10 (19.23%) IBM
11 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (17.31%) J2EE
12 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (15.38%) Fintech
13 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
13 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
13 8 (15.38%) Systems Analysis

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.69%) JBoss
5 3 (5.77%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Apache
6 2 (3.85%) CMS
6 2 (3.85%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) FrameMaker
3 2 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) PuTTY
2 2 (3.85%) SSH
2 2 (3.85%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Informix
2 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
2 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.77%) DB2
6 2 (3.85%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.92%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Ant
2 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) JUnit
2 2 (3.85%) Log4j
2 2 (3.85%) Mockito
2 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) Toad
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Programmer
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) C Programmer
5 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) QA Tester
5 7 (13.46%) Tester
6 5 (9.62%) C Developer
7 4 (7.69%) .NET Development Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.69%) XML Tester
8 3 (5.77%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Applications Support
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) .NET
2 13 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (21.15%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) J2EE
5 7 (13.46%) Java EE
5 7 (13.46%) Spring
6 6 (11.54%) REST
6 6 (11.54%) SOAP
7 5 (9.62%) EJB
7 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.69%) JSON
9 3 (5.77%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (5.77%) JAXB
9 3 (5.77%) JAX-RS
9 3 (5.77%) JAX-WS
9 3 (5.77%) JMS
9 3 (5.77%) Middleware
9 3 (5.77%) XSLT
10 2 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (3.85%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) EPoS
2 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
3 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.38%) Fintech
5 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.77%) DataPower
6 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Unix
2 16 (30.77%) Linux
3 12 (23.08%) AIX
4 10 (19.23%) HPUX
5 4 (7.69%) Windows
6 2 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
2 8 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
2 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 8 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL
3 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.54%) OO
4 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 5 (9.62%) Defect Management
5 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Scrum
5 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
5 5 (9.62%) UML
6 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) SDLC
6 4 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (5.77%) Application Rationalisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) C#
3 15 (28.85%) VB.NET
4 14 (26.92%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) C
5 12 (23.08%) Perl
6 8 (15.38%) Python
6 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
8 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.85%) VBA
10 1 (1.92%) Erlang
10 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) COBIT
3 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.92%) SDET
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (9.62%) HP
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) Adobe
5 2 (3.85%) ATG
5 2 (3.85%) Blue Martini
5 2 (3.85%) Elastic Path
5 2 (3.85%) Interwoven
5 2 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (1.92%) Talend
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