Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 45 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 -2
Permanent jobs citing XML 330 233 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.45% 5.19% 7.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.11% 14.66% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 292 207 413
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% -6.86% +7.37%
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,300 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% +5.88%

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 1822 1589 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 41.15% 35.40% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 1422 1617
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -10 77 £45,000 - 6
Hatfield +4 31 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Borehamwood - 31 £36,500 -
Stevenage +14 29 £37,000 -22.11%
Hemel Hempstead +8 21 £60,000 +155.32% 4
Hertford +7 13 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Radlett - 13 £37,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -6 12 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Potters Bar +8 7 £44,000 -12.00%
Rickmansworth +5 7 £58,750 -21.67% 1
Letchworth - 3 £40,000 -
Cheshunt - 1 £45,000 -
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 224 (67.88%) HTML
2 161 (48.79%) Java
3 147 (44.55%) Web Services
4 142 (43.03%) JavaScript
5 137 (41.52%) CSS
6 131 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (34.55%) SQL
8 102 (30.91%) .NET
9 98 (29.70%) JSON
10 94 (28.48%) C#
11 82 (24.85%) OO
12 75 (22.73%) Finance
13 74 (22.42%) ASP.NET
14 71 (21.52%) Spring
15 69 (20.91%) REST
15 69 (20.91%) SOA
16 68 (20.61%) Tomcat
17 67 (20.30%) XSLT
18 65 (19.70%) MySQL
18 65 (19.70%) SQL Server
18 65 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
19 64 (19.39%) Oracle
20 60 (18.18%) Linux
21 57 (17.27%) SOAP
22 54 (16.36%) jQuery
23 52 (15.76%) Unix
23 52 (15.76%) Scrum
24 51 (15.45%) Retail
25 49 (14.85%) MVC
26 48 (14.55%) Hibernate

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 68 (20.61%) Tomcat
2 40 (12.12%) Apache
3 32 (9.70%) JBoss
4 17 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.15%) WebSphere
5 14 (4.24%) Drupal
6 13 (3.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (3.33%) IIS
7 11 (3.33%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.73%) CMS
9 8 (2.42%) Confluence
10 6 (1.82%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.91%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.30%) SAS
12 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (6.36%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.21%) SAP SRM
4 3 (0.91%) Magento
5 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.33%) Office 365
4 7 (2.12%) TestFlight
5 6 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.91%) Akamai
6 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.64%) HTTP
2 35 (10.61%) VPN
3 31 (9.39%) BGP
3 31 (9.39%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (9.39%) Cisco IOS
3 31 (9.39%) EIGRP
3 31 (9.39%) GLBP
3 31 (9.39%) IGRP
3 31 (9.39%) LAN
3 31 (9.39%) NetScaler
3 31 (9.39%) OSPF
3 31 (9.39%) WAN
4 21 (6.36%) SSL
5 20 (6.06%) Internet
6 18 (5.45%) DWDM
6 18 (5.45%) Firewall
6 18 (5.45%) MPLS
7 16 (4.85%) IPsec
8 6 (1.82%) FTP
9 5 (1.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.70%) MySQL
1 65 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.82%) Sybase ASE
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.21%) MarkLogic
8 4 (1.21%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.91%) DB2
9 3 (0.91%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (0.91%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.91%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (13.64%) JUnit
2 40 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 35 (10.61%) Eclipse
3 35 (10.61%) Jenkins
4 33 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 30 (9.09%) Subversion
6 25 (7.58%) Selenium
7 21 (6.36%) Oracle Forms
8 18 (5.45%) JIRA
9 14 (4.24%) Maven
9 14 (4.24%) Visual Studio
10 11 (3.33%) Mockito
11 10 (3.03%) Grunt
11 10 (3.03%) JBehave
11 10 (3.03%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.12%) Bower
12 7 (2.12%) EasyMock
12 7 (2.12%) NUnit
12 7 (2.12%) SpecFlow
12 7 (2.12%) TestFairy
General
1 75 (22.73%) Finance
2 51 (15.45%) Retail
3 23 (6.97%) Manufacturing
4 18 (5.45%) Marketing
5 15 (4.55%) Legal
6 13 (3.94%) Banking
7 12 (3.64%) Advertising
8 9 (2.73%) Multimedia
9 8 (2.42%) Games
10 6 (1.82%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.61%) Automotive
11 2 (0.61%) Back Office
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 201 (60.91%) Developer
2 82 (24.85%) Java Developer
3 64 (19.39%) Analyst
4 39 (11.82%) .NET Developer
5 38 (11.52%) C# Developer
6 32 (9.70%) Senior Developer
7 25 (7.58%) Systems Analyst
8 23 (6.97%) Software Developer
8 23 (6.97%) Support Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Development Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Development Support Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Senior Development Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Senior Support Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Software Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Software Development Analyst
9 21 (6.36%) Software Support Analyst
10 20 (6.06%) SQL Developer
11 19 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (5.15%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (67.88%) HTML
2 147 (44.55%) Web Services
3 137 (41.52%) CSS
4 102 (30.91%) .NET
5 98 (29.70%) JSON
6 74 (22.42%) ASP.NET
7 71 (21.52%) Spring
8 69 (20.91%) REST
9 67 (20.30%) XSLT
10 57 (17.27%) SOAP
11 54 (16.36%) jQuery
12 48 (14.55%) Hibernate
12 48 (14.55%) HTML5
13 41 (12.42%) AngularJS
14 40 (12.12%) J2EE
15 38 (11.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 35 (10.61%) XHTML
17 33 (10.00%) Struts
18 31 (9.39%) .NET Framework
19 27 (8.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 65 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 31 (9.39%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.85%) Fintech
5 12 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.03%) RIA
7 8 (2.42%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.42%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.12%) BBC
8 7 (2.12%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.82%) User Experience
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.91%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.91%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.61%) Derivative
11 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.30%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.18%) Linux
2 52 (15.76%) Unix
3 36 (10.91%) Windows
4 17 (5.15%) Windows Server
5 16 (4.85%) Solaris
6 3 (0.91%) HPUX
7 2 (0.61%) Android
7 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (24.85%) OO
3 69 (20.91%) SOA
4 52 (15.76%) Scrum
5 49 (14.85%) MVC
6 48 (14.55%) TDD
7 47 (14.24%) E-Commerce
8 45 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 37 (11.21%) DevOps
10 33 (10.00%) UML
11 32 (9.70%) BDD
12 31 (9.39%) Multithreading
13 30 (9.09%) Software Engineering
14 28 (8.48%) Open Source
14 28 (8.48%) Unit Testing
15 26 (7.88%) OOD
16 25 (7.58%) CRM
17 24 (7.27%) SDLC
18 23 (6.97%) Wealth Management
19 22 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (48.79%) Java
2 142 (43.03%) JavaScript
3 114 (34.55%) SQL
4 94 (28.48%) C#
5 38 (11.52%) PHP
6 27 (8.18%) Shell Script
7 22 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 19 (5.76%) PowerShell
9 18 (5.45%) VB.NET
10 17 (5.15%) VB
11 16 (4.85%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.03%) VB6
12 10 (3.03%) XPath
12 10 (3.03%) XQuery
13 9 (2.73%) Python
14 8 (2.42%) C
14 8 (2.42%) C++
14 8 (2.42%) VBA
15 7 (2.12%) VBScript
16 4 (1.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (13.64%) Degree
2 11 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) CCNP
4 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.91%) DBS Check
4 3 (0.91%) HND
4 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.30%) MBA
5 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.30%) PMP
5 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.88%) QA
2 22 (6.67%) SLA
3 6 (1.82%) RosettaNet
4 4 (1.21%) DICOM
4 4 (1.21%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.91%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.91%) Puppet
1 3 (0.91%) vCenter Server
1 3 (0.91%) vRealize
2 1 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 64 (19.39%) Oracle
2 35 (10.61%) Citrix
3 33 (10.00%) F5
3 33 (10.00%) VMware
4 32 (9.70%) Microsoft
5 31 (9.39%) Arista
5 31 (9.39%) CheckPoint
5 31 (9.39%) Cisco
5 31 (9.39%) Palo Alto
6 29 (8.79%) Fortinet
7 17 (5.15%) IBM
8 10 (3.03%) SAP
9 8 (2.42%) Adobe
10 7 (2.12%) Demandware
10 7 (2.12%) Virgin Media
11 6 (1.82%) Sybase
12 5 (1.52%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.52%) Remedy
13 4 (1.21%) Talend
13 4 (1.21%) Veeam