The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XML
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 33 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing XML 27 22 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.24% 4.17% 13.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.88% 16.92% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 51
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £21,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%

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
170 130 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.01% 24.67% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 149 107 157
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing XML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for XML.

1 52 (85.25%) Java
2 45 (73.77%) SQL
3 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (49.18%) Spring
5 25 (40.98%) HTML
6 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
6 24 (39.34%) Web Services
6 24 (39.34%) OO
7 23 (37.70%) REST
8 22 (36.07%) TDD
9 21 (34.43%) Finance
10 20 (32.79%) UML
10 20 (32.79%) SOAP
10 20 (32.79%) J2EE
11 19 (31.15%) Unix
11 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
11 19 (31.15%) HTML5
12 18 (29.51%) Linux
13 16 (26.23%) WebSphere
14 14 (22.95%) JSON
14 14 (22.95%) SOA
14 14 (22.95%) JUnit
15 12 (19.67%) Oracle
15 12 (19.67%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (19.67%) Tomcat
16 11 (18.03%) OOD
16 11 (18.03%) Maven
16 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
17 10 (16.39%) Internet
17 10 (16.39%) Java EE

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (26.23%) WebSphere
2 12 (19.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.11%) JBoss
3 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
4 6 (9.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 6 (9.84%) CMS
4 6 (9.84%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.28%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) RDBMS
1 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.84%) Jackrabbit
2 6 (9.84%) MySQL
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) Informix
5 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) JUnit
2 11 (18.03%) Maven
3 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.84%) Log4j
4 6 (9.84%) Mockito
4 6 (9.84%) Subversion
4 6 (9.84%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (8.20%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.56%) JBehave
6 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.64%) Moq
8 1 (1.64%) MSTest
8 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Developer
2 26 (42.62%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Analyst
5 11 (18.03%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) SaaS Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) Agile Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (9.84%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Unix Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Manager
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (8.20%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) Spring
2 25 (40.98%) HTML
3 24 (39.34%) Web Services
4 23 (37.70%) REST
5 20 (32.79%) J2EE
5 20 (32.79%) SOAP
6 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
6 19 (31.15%) HTML5
7 14 (22.95%) JSON
8 10 (16.39%) Java EE
9 9 (14.75%) Ajax
9 9 (14.75%) XSLT
10 8 (13.11%) GWT
11 7 (11.48%) JMS
11 7 (11.48%) JSP
12 6 (9.84%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (9.84%) CSS
12 6 (9.84%) EJB
12 6 (9.84%) JDBC
12 6 (9.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Virtual Team
2 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.56%) RIA
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) DataPower
5 1 (1.64%) BBC
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Unix
2 18 (29.51%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) HPUX
3 6 (9.84%) Solaris
4 5 (8.20%) Windows
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) OO
3 22 (36.07%) TDD
4 20 (32.79%) UML
5 14 (22.95%) SOA
6 12 (19.67%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (18.03%) OOD
8 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
9 9 (14.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (14.75%) SDLC
9 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
10 8 (13.11%) BDD
10 8 (13.11%) BPR
10 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
10 8 (13.11%) Project Management
11 7 (11.48%) ETL
11 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.84%) Dependency Management
12 6 (9.84%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) Java
2 45 (73.77%) SQL
3 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
5 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.84%) C#
7 4 (6.56%) C++
8 3 (4.92%) C
9 2 (3.28%) Perl
9 2 (3.28%) XPath
10 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
2 5 (8.20%) SDET
2 5 (8.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Firmware
2 1 (1.64%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) IBM
3 6 (9.84%) ATG
3 6 (9.84%) Blue Martini
3 6 (9.84%) Talend
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Perforce
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Sybase
6 1 (1.64%) Virgin Media
6 1 (1.64%) Xamarin
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