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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 39 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing XML 29 53 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.36% 13.95% 14.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.14% 29.12% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 30
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
144 182 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.62% 47.89% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 95 140 81
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 19 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (67.14%) SQL
2 45 (64.29%) HTML
3 43 (61.43%) Java
4 37 (52.86%) UNIX
5 36 (51.43%) Finance
6 31 (44.29%) Linux
6 31 (44.29%) JavaScript
7 29 (41.43%) Oracle
8 28 (40.00%) JUnit
9 26 (37.14%) E-Commerce
9 26 (37.14%) Retail
9 26 (37.14%) Content Management
10 25 (35.71%) OO
10 25 (35.71%) CSS
10 25 (35.71%) Perl
11 22 (31.43%) Eclipse
12 21 (30.00%) J2EE
13 20 (28.57%) Ajax
14 19 (27.14%) C
14 19 (27.14%) Web Services
15 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
16 17 (24.29%) Subversion
16 17 (24.29%) JSP
16 17 (24.29%) WebSphere
16 17 (24.29%) Degree
16 17 (24.29%) Relational Database
17 16 (22.86%) Web Development
18 15 (21.43%) NUnit
18 15 (21.43%) Struts
18 15 (21.43%) C#

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (24.29%) WebSphere
2 13 (18.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (12.86%) Tomcat
4 8 (11.43%) MQSeries
5 7 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (10.00%) IIS
6 6 (8.57%) Tuxedo
7 5 (7.14%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.43%) SugarCRM
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.43%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Tridion
2 2 (2.86%) Magento
3 1 (1.43%) SalesLogix
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) HTTP
2 8 (11.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) Relational Database
2 13 (18.57%) RDBMS
2 13 (18.57%) DB2
3 11 (15.71%) Informix
4 9 (12.86%) MySQL
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.86%) OLTP
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (40.00%) JUnit
2 22 (31.43%) Eclipse
3 17 (24.29%) Subversion
4 15 (21.43%) NUnit
5 13 (18.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 13 (18.57%) WATIR
5 13 (18.57%) Selenium
5 13 (18.57%) JBehave
5 13 (18.57%) Cucumber
5 13 (18.57%) SpecFlow
5 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
5 13 (18.57%) Calabash
6 8 (11.43%) Log4j
6 8 (11.43%) Ant
7 7 (10.00%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Blend
9 2 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 36 (51.43%) Finance
2 26 (37.14%) Retail
3 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
4 10 (14.29%) Marketing
5 5 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Programmer
2 16 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) C Programmer
6 5 (7.14%) Support Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Java Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.29%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) HTML
2 25 (35.71%) CSS
3 21 (30.00%) J2EE
4 20 (28.57%) Ajax
5 19 (27.14%) Web Services
6 17 (24.29%) JSP
7 15 (21.43%) Struts
7 15 (21.43%) JMS
8 14 (20.00%) RESTful
8 14 (20.00%) JDBC
9 13 (18.57%) XHTML
9 13 (18.57%) JSTL
9 13 (18.57%) Gherkin
10 12 (17.14%) Servlets
11 10 (14.29%) jQuery
12 9 (12.86%) XSLT
13 8 (11.43%) SOAP
13 8 (11.43%) DHTML
13 8 (11.43%) XMLBeans
13 8 (11.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Open Source
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Web 2.0
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) W3C
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.86%) EMV
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.86%) UNIX
2 31 (44.29%) Linux
3 15 (21.43%) Solaris
4 14 (20.00%) AIX
5 13 (18.57%) HPUX
6 10 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (4.29%) Android
7 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) E-Commerce
1 26 (37.14%) Content Management
2 25 (35.71%) OO
3 16 (22.86%) Web Development
4 13 (18.57%) Software Testing
4 13 (18.57%) Test Scripting
4 13 (18.57%) Test Automation
4 13 (18.57%) BDD
4 13 (18.57%) RAD
5 10 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.57%) UML
8 5 (7.14%) OOP
8 5 (7.14%) Web Application Development
9 3 (4.29%) Analytics
9 3 (4.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.29%) OO PHP
9 3 (4.29%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) SQL
2 43 (61.43%) Java
3 31 (44.29%) JavaScript
4 25 (35.71%) Perl
5 19 (27.14%) C
6 15 (21.43%) C#
7 13 (18.57%) Ruby
7 13 (18.57%) Bash Shell
8 12 (17.14%) PHP
9 11 (15.71%) C++
10 10 (14.29%) Python
10 10 (14.29%) Shell Script
11 9 (12.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) Sun Certification
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Oracle
2 15 (21.43%) IBM
3 9 (12.86%) Sun
4 8 (11.43%) Interwoven
4 8 (11.43%) ATG
5 7 (10.00%) CyberSource
5 7 (10.00%) DataCash
5 7 (10.00%) Ogone
6 6 (8.57%) Elastic Path
6 6 (8.57%) Blue Martini
7 4 (5.71%) Demandware
8 3 (4.29%) Zend
8 3 (4.29%) Perforce
8 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.86%) hybris
10 1 (1.43%) Siebel
10 1 (1.43%) Sage
10 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
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