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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 25 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing XML 34 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.28% 7.30% 7.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.08% 17.65% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 35
Average salary £64,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
154 221 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.47% 41.39% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 114 168 194
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 46 (86.79%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) Java
3 29 (54.72%) Finance
4 28 (52.83%) J2EE
5 23 (43.40%) Spring
6 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.74%) Oracle
8 18 (33.96%) Unix
9 17 (32.08%) OO
10 16 (30.19%) Web Services
11 15 (28.30%) PL/SQL
11 15 (28.30%) UML
11 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
12 14 (26.42%) Tomcat
12 14 (26.42%) HTML
13 13 (24.53%) SDLC
14 12 (22.64%) WebSphere
14 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
14 12 (22.64%) OOA/OOD
15 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
15 11 (20.75%) WebLogic
15 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
16 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
16 10 (18.87%) QA
16 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
16 10 (18.87%) IBM
16 10 (18.87%) Subversion
17 9 (16.98%) Linux
17 9 (16.98%) C
17 9 (16.98%) JUnit

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 14 (26.42%) Tomcat
2 12 (22.64%) WebSphere
3 11 (20.75%) WebLogic
4 7 (13.21%) JBoss
5 6 (11.32%) Apache
5 6 (11.32%) MQSeries
6 4 (7.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (7.55%) CMS
6 4 (7.55%) Confluence
6 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.77%) Tuxedo
8 1 (1.89%) Mule
8 1 (1.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
1 8 (15.09%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) FrameMaker
2 2 (3.77%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Informix
2 6 (11.32%) DB2
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.55%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.77%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Subversion
2 9 (16.98%) JUnit
3 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.43%) Ant
4 5 (9.43%) JIRA
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) Log4j
5 4 (7.55%) Mockito
6 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.77%) Maven
7 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.89%) Gradle
8 1 (1.89%) JBehave
8 1 (1.89%) Selenium
8 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (54.72%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Publishing
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.98%) QA Tester
3 9 (16.98%) Tester
4 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.55%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (7.55%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.55%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Developer
7 4 (7.55%) XML Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Applications Support
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) J2EE
2 23 (43.40%) Spring
3 16 (30.19%) Web Services
4 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
5 14 (26.42%) HTML
6 9 (16.98%) JSP
7 8 (15.09%) XSD
8 7 (13.21%) CSS
9 6 (11.32%) JSON
9 6 (11.32%) REST
10 5 (9.43%) Java EE
10 5 (9.43%) JMS
10 5 (9.43%) SOAP
10 5 (9.43%) Struts
10 5 (9.43%) XSLT
11 4 (7.55%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (7.55%) EJB
11 4 (7.55%) JDBC
11 4 (7.55%) Servlets
11 4 (7.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) NHS
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Unix
2 9 (16.98%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) AIX
3 5 (9.43%) HPUX
4 4 (7.55%) Solaris
5 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) OO
3 15 (28.30%) UML
4 13 (24.53%) SDLC
5 12 (22.64%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
6 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
6 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
7 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Functional Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.21%) Scrum
11 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
12 5 (9.43%) Defect Management
12 5 (9.43%) MVC
12 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
13 4 (7.55%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) PL/SQL
4 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.98%) C
6 7 (13.21%) Perl
7 4 (7.55%) C#
8 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.77%) Erlang
9 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.77%) VBA
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
2 7 (13.21%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) SDET
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) IBM
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) ATG
4 4 (7.55%) Blue Martini
4 4 (7.55%) Elastic Path
4 4 (7.55%) hybris
4 4 (7.55%) Interwoven
4 4 (7.55%) SAP
4 4 (7.55%) Sun
5 3 (5.66%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Adobe
6 2 (3.77%) Sybase
7 1 (1.89%) Talend
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