Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 44 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 288 225 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.10% 5.28% 5.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.58% 13.64% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 243 173 234
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £64,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -

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 1,848 1,650 1,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 39.11% 38.70% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,616 1,430 1,296
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +25 103 £52,500 -12.50% 7
Hemel Hempstead +29 49 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Hatfield -30 25 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Welwyn Garden City -22 15 - -
Stevenage -7 13 £33,000 -40.00% 1
Cheshunt +9 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Rickmansworth -8 7 £61,250 +44.12% 1
Borehamwood +13 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Letchworth +12 2 £28,750 -36.11%
Tring -6 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Potters Bar -9 2 £45,000 -10.00%
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 178 (61.81%) HTML
2 142 (49.31%) Java
3 141 (48.96%) SQL
4 139 (48.26%) JavaScript
5 121 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (37.15%) CSS
7 99 (34.38%) C#
8 94 (32.64%) .NET
9 83 (28.82%) Oracle
10 73 (25.35%) Finance
11 72 (25.00%) Web Services
12 71 (24.65%) Analytical Skills
13 67 (23.26%) ASP.NET
14 66 (22.92%) Unix
15 65 (22.57%) SOAP
16 61 (21.18%) Linux
16 61 (21.18%) Spring
17 60 (20.83%) Scrum
18 59 (20.49%) TDD
19 54 (18.75%) E-Commerce
19 54 (18.75%) VPN
19 54 (18.75%) Citrix
19 54 (18.75%) HTML5
20 51 (17.71%) JSON
21 50 (17.36%) REST
21 50 (17.36%) VMware
22 49 (17.01%) MVC
22 49 (17.01%) SOA
22 49 (17.01%) Windows
22 49 (17.01%) VB.NET

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 42 (14.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 41 (14.24%) Tomcat
3 29 (10.07%) Oracle Service Bus
4 26 (9.03%) WebLogic
5 17 (5.90%) Apache
5 17 (5.90%) WebSphere
6 16 (5.56%) Confluence
7 13 (4.51%) JBoss
8 9 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.78%) Mule
10 7 (2.43%) CMS
10 7 (2.43%) MQSeries
11 6 (2.08%) IIS
11 6 (2.08%) Mule ESB
12 5 (1.74%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.69%) CoreMedia CMS
13 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (3.82%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Magento
1 9 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.69%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.69%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.21%) SaaS
4 10 (3.47%) Akamai
5 7 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.74%) Boomi
7 4 (1.39%) Trello
8 3 (1.04%) Force.com
9 1 (0.35%) G Suite
9 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 54 (18.75%) VPN
2 44 (15.28%) HTTP
3 38 (13.19%) BGP
3 38 (13.19%) IGRP
3 38 (13.19%) NetScaler
3 38 (13.19%) OSPF
3 38 (13.19%) WAN
4 37 (12.85%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (12.15%) SSL
6 33 (11.46%) Cisco IOS
6 33 (11.46%) EIGRP
6 33 (11.46%) GLBP
6 33 (11.46%) LAN
7 25 (8.68%) DWDM
7 25 (8.68%) MPLS
8 24 (8.33%) Firewall
9 23 (7.99%) IPsec
10 19 (6.60%) Internet
11 17 (5.90%) DNS
12 15 (5.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 31 (10.76%) Relational Database
4 27 (9.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 22 (7.64%) MySQL
6 16 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.47%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.43%) DB2
10 7 (2.43%) Jackrabbit
10 7 (2.43%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.74%) QlikView
12 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (11.81%) Maven
2 33 (11.46%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.76%) JIRA
4 18 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 15 (5.21%) Subversion
6 13 (4.51%) Selenium
7 12 (4.17%) JUnit
8 11 (3.82%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.43%) Ant
9 7 (2.43%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.43%) Log4j
9 7 (2.43%) Mockito
9 7 (2.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 6 (2.08%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.74%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.39%) JMeter
12 4 (1.39%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (25.35%) Finance
2 20 (6.94%) Banking
3 19 (6.60%) Marketing
3 19 (6.60%) Retail
4 18 (6.25%) Advertising
5 11 (3.82%) Legal
6 6 (2.08%) Automotive
7 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Games
9 2 (0.69%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 185 (64.24%) Developer
2 81 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 33 (11.46%) Software Developer
4 27 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 24 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 24 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 21 (7.29%) Systems Developer
7 20 (6.94%) Consultant
8 18 (6.25%) Java Engineer
8 18 (6.25%) Security Engineer
9 16 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
9 16 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (5.21%) Implementation Consultant
10 15 (5.21%) Senior Consultant
11 14 (4.86%) Junior
11 14 (4.86%) Oracle Developer
12 13 (4.51%) EDI Developer
12 13 (4.51%) Software Consultant
12 13 (4.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (61.81%) HTML
2 107 (37.15%) CSS
3 94 (32.64%) .NET
4 72 (25.00%) Web Services
5 67 (23.26%) ASP.NET
6 65 (22.57%) SOAP
7 61 (21.18%) Spring
8 54 (18.75%) HTML5
9 51 (17.71%) JSON
10 50 (17.36%) REST
11 41 (14.24%) J2EE
12 37 (12.85%) CSS3
12 37 (12.85%) XSD
13 32 (11.11%) Java EE
14 31 (10.76%) Middleware
15 30 (10.42%) AngularJS
16 26 (9.03%) Hibernate
16 26 (9.03%) JavaBeans
16 26 (9.03%) JSP
17 24 (8.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 71 (24.65%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (13.19%) Data Centre
3 28 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (7.99%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.47%) Robotics
7 6 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.74%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.74%) Reference Data
8 5 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.39%) Fintech
9 4 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.39%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.69%) W3C
12 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.92%) Unix
2 61 (21.18%) Linux
3 49 (17.01%) Windows
4 21 (7.29%) Solaris
5 18 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.47%) HPUX
7 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (20.83%) Scrum
3 59 (20.49%) TDD
4 54 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 49 (17.01%) MVC
5 49 (17.01%) SOA
6 48 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 39 (13.54%) OO
8 36 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (11.11%) DevOps
9 32 (11.11%) ERP
10 30 (10.42%) SDLC
11 26 (9.03%) Test Automation
12 25 (8.68%) Customer Requirements
12 25 (8.68%) Software Delivery
13 24 (8.33%) Open Source
13 24 (8.33%) Software Engineering
14 22 (7.64%) Mentoring
15 21 (7.29%) Load Balancing
16 19 (6.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 142 (49.31%) Java
2 141 (48.96%) SQL
3 139 (48.26%) JavaScript
4 99 (34.38%) C#
5 49 (17.01%) VB.NET
6 38 (13.19%) PL/SQL
7 36 (12.50%) Apex Code
7 36 (12.50%) PHP
8 29 (10.07%) VBA
9 28 (9.72%) PowerShell
10 18 (6.25%) Python
11 12 (4.17%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.47%) Ruby
13 7 (2.43%) Perl
13 7 (2.43%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.08%) XPath
14 6 (2.08%) XQuery
15 3 (1.04%) SOQL
15 3 (1.04%) SOSL
15 3 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (6.60%) Degree
2 13 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.47%) HND
5 5 (1.74%) CCNP
5 5 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.21%) SLA
2 13 (4.51%) QA
3 6 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.08%) GCP
4 1 (0.35%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 9 (3.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (5.21%) Puppet
2 9 (3.13%) vCenter Server
2 9 (3.13%) vRealize
3 6 (2.08%) Terraform
4 4 (1.39%) CA Service Virtualization
5 3 (1.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (1.04%) MOM
6 2 (0.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 83 (28.82%) Oracle
2 54 (18.75%) Citrix
3 50 (17.36%) VMware
4 38 (13.19%) Arista
4 38 (13.19%) Cisco
4 38 (13.19%) F5
5 37 (12.85%) CheckPoint
5 37 (12.85%) Palo Alto
6 36 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 27 (9.38%) IBM
9 17 (5.90%) Microsoft
10 13 (4.51%) Veeam
11 10 (3.47%) Blue Coat
11 10 (3.47%) Riverbed
11 10 (3.47%) Zscaler
12 9 (3.13%) Blue Martini
12 9 (3.13%) Demandware
12 9 (3.13%) Meraki
12 9 (3.13%) Tufin