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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 43 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 34 44 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.72% 13.84% 21.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.52% 29.73% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 41
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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
158 148 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.60% 46.54% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 98 103 104
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 24 July 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 48 (61.54%) HTML
2 41 (52.56%) Finance
3 40 (51.28%) SQL
3 40 (51.28%) UNIX
4 36 (46.15%) Java
5 34 (43.59%) Oracle
5 34 (43.59%) Linux
6 32 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 32 (41.03%) Perl
7 29 (37.18%) C
8 26 (33.33%) Degree
9 25 (32.05%) CSS
10 22 (28.21%) E-Commerce
10 22 (28.21%) Ajax
10 22 (28.21%) Retail
10 22 (28.21%) Content Management
10 22 (28.21%) Relational Database
11 21 (26.92%) Eclipse
12 20 (25.64%) OO
12 20 (25.64%) Informix
13 18 (23.08%) J2EE
13 18 (23.08%) JSP
14 17 (21.79%) HPUX
14 17 (21.79%) RDBMS
15 16 (20.51%) Python
15 16 (20.51%) Shell Script
15 16 (20.51%) C++
16 15 (19.23%) PHP
16 15 (19.23%) JUnit
16 15 (19.23%) WebSphere

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 11 (14.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (8.97%) Tuxedo
3 7 (8.97%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.28%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.28%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.28%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.28%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Tridion
2 4 (5.13%) Magento
3 1 (1.28%) SalesLogix
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) IPv4
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) Relational Database
2 20 (25.64%) Informix
3 17 (21.79%) RDBMS
4 11 (14.10%) DB2
5 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (8.97%) MySQL
7 2 (2.56%) OLTP
8 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.28%) DataStage
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.28%) BODI
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Eclipse
2 15 (19.23%) JUnit
3 11 (14.10%) Subversion
4 10 (12.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (8.97%) NUnit
6 6 (7.69%) Ant
6 6 (7.69%) Log4j
7 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.41%) SpecFlow
7 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.41%) Calabash
7 5 (6.41%) WATIR
7 5 (6.41%) Selenium
7 5 (6.41%) JBehave
8 4 (5.13%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (52.56%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Retail
3 12 (15.38%) Marketing
3 12 (15.38%) Banking
4 10 (12.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) Programmer
3 15 (19.23%) Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) C Programmer
4 12 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Consultant
6 8 (10.26%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.41%) C Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Java Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Support Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Migration Consultant
11 2 (2.56%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (61.54%) HTML
2 25 (32.05%) CSS
3 22 (28.21%) Ajax
4 18 (23.08%) J2EE
4 18 (23.08%) JSP
5 14 (17.95%) Servlets
6 13 (16.67%) Web Services
7 12 (15.38%) DHTML
7 12 (15.38%) JDBC
8 11 (14.10%) jQuery
8 11 (14.10%) XHTML
9 10 (12.82%) Struts
9 10 (12.82%) JSTL
10 9 (11.54%) XSLT
10 9 (11.54%) .NET
11 8 (10.26%) JMS
11 8 (10.26%) Java EE
11 8 (10.26%) HTML5
12 7 (8.97%) RESTful
12 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.69%) Web 2.0
2 6 (7.69%) Open Source
3 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.85%) W3C
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) EMV
5 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.28%) UNIX
2 34 (43.59%) Linux
3 17 (21.79%) HPUX
4 14 (17.95%) AIX
5 10 (12.82%) Windows
6 7 (8.97%) Solaris
7 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.85%) Android
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.28%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) E-Commerce
1 22 (28.21%) Content Management
2 20 (25.64%) OO
3 14 (17.95%) Web Development
4 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.82%) RAD
6 9 (11.54%) MVC
7 7 (8.97%) OOP
8 6 (7.69%) UML
8 6 (7.69%) Scrum
8 6 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.41%) BDD
9 5 (6.41%) Web Application Development
9 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
9 5 (6.41%) TDD
10 4 (5.13%) Release Management
10 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.13%) SOA
11 3 (3.85%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) SQL
2 36 (46.15%) Java
3 32 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 32 (41.03%) Perl
4 29 (37.18%) C
5 16 (20.51%) Python
5 16 (20.51%) Shell Script
5 16 (20.51%) C++
6 15 (19.23%) PHP
7 13 (16.67%) C#
8 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
9 8 (10.26%) XPath
10 5 (6.41%) Ruby
11 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.28%) VB
12 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 26 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) HL7
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Oracle
2 11 (14.10%) CyberSource
2 11 (14.10%) DataCash
2 11 (14.10%) Ogone
3 10 (12.82%) IBM
3 10 (12.82%) ATG
4 8 (10.26%) Demandware
5 6 (7.69%) Interwoven
5 6 (7.69%) Perforce
5 6 (7.69%) Blue Martini
5 6 (7.69%) Elastic Path
6 4 (5.13%) hybris
6 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.13%) HP
6 4 (5.13%) Sun
7 3 (3.85%) Zend
8 1 (1.28%) JBoss
8 1 (1.28%) Siebel
8 1 (1.28%) Adobe
8 1 (1.28%) Macromedia
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