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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 25 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 50 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.59% 10.20% 10.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.58% 24.00% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 25
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
243 150 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.75% 42.49% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 193 122 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 18 April 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Watford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (57.29%) Degree
2 51 (53.13%) SQL
3 46 (47.92%) Finance
4 42 (43.75%) Oracle
5 40 (41.67%) HTML
6 39 (40.63%) UNIX
7 37 (38.54%) Perl
7 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
8 32 (33.33%) Linux
9 30 (31.25%) C
9 30 (31.25%) C#
10 28 (29.17%) .NET
11 27 (28.13%) Java
11 27 (28.13%) Informix
12 23 (23.96%) Banking
12 23 (23.96%) Relational Database
13 22 (22.92%) AIX
14 21 (21.88%) Python
14 21 (21.88%) MS Excel
14 21 (21.88%) Shell Script
15 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
15 20 (20.83%) RDBMS
15 20 (20.83%) HPUX
15 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
16 19 (19.79%) CSS
17 17 (17.71%) Windows
18 16 (16.67%) E-Commerce
18 16 (16.67%) JSP
18 16 (16.67%) Eclipse
18 16 (16.67%) .NET Framework

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (11.46%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.42%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.38%) IIS
4 8 (8.33%) Apache
5 3 (3.13%) Tuxedo
6 2 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.08%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.04%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.04%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) LAN
1 7 (7.29%) WAN
1 7 (7.29%) FTP
1 7 (7.29%) VPN
2 4 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) Extranet
3 1 (1.04%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.13%) Informix
3 23 (23.96%) Relational Database
4 20 (20.83%) RDBMS
5 11 (11.46%) MySQL
5 11 (11.46%) DB2
6 2 (2.08%) BODI
6 2 (2.08%) DataStage
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 9 (9.38%) JUnit
3 8 (8.33%) Rational Application Developer
3 8 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (5.21%) Selenium
5 4 (4.17%) Subversion
6 2 (2.08%) Maven
7 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (47.92%) Finance
2 23 (23.96%) Banking
3 16 (16.67%) Retail
4 15 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.17%) Marketing
8 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (50.00%) Developer
2 28 (29.17%) Programmer
3 21 (21.88%) C Programmer
4 20 (20.83%) Analyst
5 14 (14.58%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.46%) Consultant
8 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Java Consultant
9 8 (8.33%) Support Consultant
9 8 (8.33%) C Developer
10 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Applications Support
10 7 (7.29%) Analyst Programmer
10 7 (7.29%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) Tester
11 5 (5.21%) Test Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) Software Test Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) Software Tester
12 4 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (41.67%) HTML
2 28 (29.17%) .NET
3 19 (19.79%) CSS
4 16 (16.67%) JSP
4 16 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 15 (15.63%) J2EE
6 13 (13.54%) WPF
6 13 (13.54%) Reactive Extensions
7 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 9 (9.38%) XHTML
8 9 (9.38%) JDBC
9 8 (8.33%) Ajax
9 8 (8.33%) JSTL
9 8 (8.33%) DHTML
9 8 (8.33%) Servlets
9 8 (8.33%) Struts
10 7 (7.29%) Web Services
11 6 (6.25%) jQuery
11 6 (6.25%) Java EE
12 4 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.13%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.13%) Equities
3 3 (3.13%) Derivative
4 2 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.04%) EMV
5 1 (1.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) UNIX
2 32 (33.33%) Linux
3 22 (22.92%) AIX
4 20 (20.83%) HPUX
5 17 (17.71%) Windows
6 2 (2.08%) Solaris
7 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.04%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.04%) SUSE
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 16 (16.67%) Content Management
2 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
3 11 (11.46%) MVC
3 11 (11.46%) Web Development
4 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (8.33%) RAD
5 8 (8.33%) OO
6 7 (7.29%) Scrum
6 7 (7.29%) TDD
7 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 6 (6.25%) OOP
8 5 (5.21%) Manual Testing
8 5 (5.21%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.21%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.17%) Release Management
9 4 (4.17%) SOA
10 3 (3.13%) Project Management
11 2 (2.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) SQL
2 37 (38.54%) Perl
3 30 (31.25%) C
3 30 (31.25%) C#
4 27 (28.13%) Java
5 21 (21.88%) Python
5 21 (21.88%) Shell Script
6 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.54%) VB.NET
8 10 (10.42%) C++
9 9 (9.38%) PL/SQL
10 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
11 7 (7.29%) PHP
12 5 (5.21%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (2.08%) VB
14 1 (1.04%) ActionScript
14 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (57.29%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Sun Certification
3 5 (5.21%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (7.29%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 42 (43.75%) Oracle
2 8 (8.33%) Demandware
2 8 (8.33%) IBM
3 7 (7.29%) Cisco
3 7 (7.29%) Citrix
3 7 (7.29%) CheckPoint
3 7 (7.29%) JBoss
4 6 (6.25%) Perforce
4 6 (6.25%) HP
4 6 (6.25%) Sun
5 4 (4.17%) hybris
5 4 (4.17%) ATG
6 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.04%) Adobe
8 1 (1.04%) Macromedia
8 1 (1.04%) Zend
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