Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 37 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 -24
Permanent jobs citing XML 206 279 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.83% 6.81% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.49% 17.33% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 180 241 204
Hertfordshire median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -6.40%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,825
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,649 1,610 1,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.68% 39.33% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,421 1,405 1,244
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Hertfordshire

XML
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for XML in Hertfordshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Hertfordshire

XML
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +8 93 £57,500 +21.05% 6
Hemel Hempstead +31 26 £42,000 -23.64% 7
Hatfield -22 16 £56,250 -6.25%
Stevenage -8 12 £26,000 -32.47%
Rickmansworth -7 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Waltham Cross - 3 £45,000 -
Potters Bar -9 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Borehamwood -12 2 - - 1
Radlett -4 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Kings Langley - 1 £92,500 - 1
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 119 (57.77%) SQL
2 104 (50.49%) HTML
3 97 (47.09%) JavaScript
4 96 (46.60%) Java
5 74 (35.92%) C#
6 71 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (33.50%) .NET
8 64 (31.07%) Finance
9 61 (29.61%) CSS
10 59 (28.64%) Oracle
11 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
12 48 (23.30%) Web Services
13 47 (22.82%) TDD
13 47 (22.82%) Analytical Skills
14 45 (21.84%) ASP.NET
15 43 (20.87%) Problem-Solving
16 41 (19.90%) JSON
17 40 (19.42%) SOAP
17 40 (19.42%) Unix
17 40 (19.42%) REST
18 39 (18.93%) PL/SQL
19 38 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
20 37 (17.96%) Linux
20 37 (17.96%) MVC
21 36 (17.48%) OO
22 33 (16.02%) E-Commerce
22 33 (16.02%) HTML5
23 32 (15.53%) Relational Database
23 32 (15.53%) Scrum
24 31 (15.05%) Salesforce.com

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 28 (13.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (8.74%) Oracle Service Bus
2 18 (8.74%) WebLogic
3 13 (6.31%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.83%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.37%) Apache
5 9 (4.37%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (3.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (3.88%) CMS
6 8 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (3.40%) Confluence
7 7 (3.40%) Mule
8 6 (2.91%) MQSeries
8 6 (2.91%) Mule ESB
9 5 (2.43%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.46%) IIS
11 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.97%) CoreMedia CMS
11 2 (0.97%) JBoss
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.37%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.88%) Magento
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (3.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (1.94%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.97%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (14.08%) SaaS
4 7 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.43%) Boomi
6 4 (1.94%) Trello
7 1 (0.49%) G Suite
7 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.14%) HTTP
2 21 (10.19%) VPN
3 14 (6.80%) BGP
3 14 (6.80%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (6.80%) Cisco IOS
3 14 (6.80%) EIGRP
3 14 (6.80%) GLBP
3 14 (6.80%) IGRP
3 14 (6.80%) LAN
3 14 (6.80%) NetScaler
3 14 (6.80%) OSPF
3 14 (6.80%) WAN
4 11 (5.34%) SSL
5 10 (4.85%) SMS
6 9 (4.37%) DWDM
6 9 (4.37%) Firewall
6 9 (4.37%) MPLS
7 7 (3.40%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.91%) Internet
9 5 (2.43%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.53%) Relational Database
3 23 (11.17%) Oracle Database
4 16 (7.77%) MySQL
4 16 (7.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 15 (7.28%) RDBMS
6 13 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (5.83%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (2.91%) DB2
10 6 (2.91%) Jackrabbit
10 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.94%) QlikView
13 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (9.71%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.22%) JIRA
3 15 (7.28%) Subversion
4 12 (5.83%) Maven
5 9 (4.37%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.37%) Selenium
6 8 (3.88%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.88%) JUnit
6 8 (3.88%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.40%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.91%) Ant
8 6 (2.91%) Log4j
8 6 (2.91%) Mockito
8 6 (2.91%) SoapUI
8 6 (2.91%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 5 (2.43%) JMeter
9 5 (2.43%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.43%) Robot Framework
9 5 (2.43%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.94%) VersionOne
General
1 64 (31.07%) Finance
2 22 (10.68%) Banking
3 14 (6.80%) Legal
4 13 (6.31%) Advertising
5 10 (4.85%) Marketing
5 10 (4.85%) Retail
6 4 (1.94%) Automotive
7 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.97%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (55.34%) Developer
2 35 (16.99%) Java Developer
3 32 (15.53%) Consultant
4 26 (12.62%) Implementation Consultant
5 22 (10.68%) Senior Consultant
6 21 (10.19%) Software Consultant
7 20 (9.71%) .NET Developer
8 18 (8.74%) Senior Implementation Consultant
9 17 (8.25%) Junior
9 17 (8.25%) Software Developer
9 17 (8.25%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 16 (7.77%) Oracle Developer
11 15 (7.28%) C# Developer
12 14 (6.80%) Analyst
12 14 (6.80%) Data Migration Developer
13 12 (5.83%) Network Engineer
13 12 (5.83%) Support Analyst
14 10 (4.85%) SQL Developer
15 9 (4.37%) Senior Network Engineer
16 8 (3.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (50.49%) HTML
2 69 (33.50%) .NET
3 61 (29.61%) CSS
4 48 (23.30%) Web Services
5 45 (21.84%) ASP.NET
6 41 (19.90%) JSON
7 40 (19.42%) REST
7 40 (19.42%) SOAP
8 33 (16.02%) HTML5
9 27 (13.11%) J2EE
9 27 (13.11%) Spring
10 26 (12.62%) XSD
11 24 (11.65%) Middleware
12 22 (10.68%) CSS3
13 18 (8.74%) WSDL
14 17 (8.25%) Java EE
15 16 (7.77%) JDBC
15 16 (7.77%) jQuery
15 16 (7.77%) JSP
16 14 (6.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.82%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.59%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (12.62%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.80%) Data Centre
4 14 (6.80%) Reference Data
5 10 (4.85%) Robotics
6 7 (3.40%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.43%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.49%) Fintech
11 1 (0.49%) TRADACOMS
11 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.42%) Unix
2 37 (17.96%) Linux
3 30 (14.56%) Windows
4 12 (5.83%) Solaris
5 7 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.40%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.82%) TDD
3 43 (20.87%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (17.96%) MVC
5 36 (17.48%) OO
6 33 (16.02%) E-Commerce
7 32 (15.53%) Scrum
8 31 (15.05%) SOA
8 31 (15.05%) Software Delivery
9 30 (14.56%) Test Automation
10 24 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (11.17%) BDD
12 22 (10.68%) ERP
13 17 (8.25%) Open Source
13 17 (8.25%) Software Engineering
14 16 (7.77%) Data Migration
14 16 (7.77%) Migration
15 15 (7.28%) CRM
15 15 (7.28%) SDLC
16 14 (6.80%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 119 (57.77%) SQL
2 97 (47.09%) JavaScript
3 96 (46.60%) Java
4 74 (35.92%) C#
5 39 (18.93%) PL/SQL
6 28 (13.59%) VB.NET
7 24 (11.65%) Apex Code
8 14 (6.80%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.85%) Ruby
9 10 (4.85%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.85%) VB
10 8 (3.88%) VBA
11 7 (3.40%) PHP
11 7 (3.40%) Python
12 6 (2.91%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.91%) C
12 6 (2.91%) Perl
13 5 (2.43%) C++
14 4 (1.94%) XPath
14 4 (1.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (11.65%) Degree
2 14 (6.80%) SC Cleared
2 14 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.85%) HND
4 3 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) Data Quality
2 11 (5.34%) SLA
3 6 (2.91%) GCP
3 6 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.40%) Docker
2 3 (1.46%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.91%) Puppet
1 6 (2.91%) Terraform
2 4 (1.94%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (0.97%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 59 (28.64%) Oracle
2 31 (15.05%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (11.65%) VMware
4 21 (10.19%) Citrix
5 18 (8.74%) IBM
6 14 (6.80%) Arista
6 14 (6.80%) CheckPoint
6 14 (6.80%) Cisco
6 14 (6.80%) F5
6 14 (6.80%) Microsoft
6 14 (6.80%) Palo Alto
7 13 (6.31%) Fortinet
8 10 (4.85%) hybris
9 8 (3.88%) Blue Martini
9 8 (3.88%) Demandware
9 8 (3.88%) Elastic Path
10 7 (3.40%) Google
10 7 (3.40%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.40%) Veeam
10 7 (3.40%) WSO2