The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 43 23
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20  
Permanent jobs citing XML 44 42 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.67% 4.43% 9.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.22% 10.32% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 74
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 289 407 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 43.79% 42.93% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 253 358 434
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Kent

XML
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for XML in Kent

XML
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Kent over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Kent

XML
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 12 £27,500 -
Maidstone - 9 £36,500 - 3
Rochester - 7 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -3 2 £35,000 -36.36%
West Malling +6 1 - - 1
Dartford +5 1 £42,500 +19.71%
Westerham - 1 £40,000 - 1
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for XML.

1 61 (69.32%) JavaScript
2 59 (67.05%) HTML
3 48 (54.55%) CSS
4 41 (46.59%) .NET
5 38 (43.18%) Web Services
6 36 (40.91%) Java
7 34 (38.64%) Microsoft
8 31 (35.23%) SQL
9 28 (31.82%) C#
10 25 (28.41%) PHP
10 25 (28.41%) Ajax
11 24 (27.27%) MySQL
11 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 22 (25.00%) SOAP
13 20 (22.73%) Finance
13 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (22.73%) Windows
14 19 (21.59%) Hibernate
15 17 (19.32%) JSON
15 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Excel
15 17 (19.32%) Confluence
16 16 (18.18%) jQuery
16 16 (18.18%) Fiddler
16 16 (18.18%) MVC
17 15 (17.05%) Spring
17 15 (17.05%) JSP
17 15 (17.05%) Jenkins
18 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
18 14 (15.91%) HTML5

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 17 (19.32%) Confluence
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Skype
2 1 (1.14%) SMTP
2 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) MySQL
1 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (9.09%) Power BI
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.82%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL Workbench
6 2 (2.27%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.14%) Big Data
7 1 (1.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Fiddler
2 15 (17.05%) Jenkins
3 13 (14.77%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.41%) Gradle
5 3 (3.41%) JIRA
5 3 (3.41%) NetBeans
5 3 (3.41%) Selenium
5 3 (3.41%) Subversion
5 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.14%) gulp
7 1 (1.14%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium IDE
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Advertising
3 2 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (84.09%) Developer
2 24 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.86%) .NET Developer
4 14 (15.91%) SQL Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Junior
5 13 (14.77%) Junior Developer
6 11 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Graduate
8 7 (7.95%) HTML Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Junior SQL Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Architect
9 6 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (6.82%) PHP Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Junior Java Developer
11 4 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (67.05%) HTML
2 48 (54.55%) CSS
3 41 (46.59%) .NET
4 38 (43.18%) Web Services
5 25 (28.41%) Ajax
6 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 22 (25.00%) SOAP
7 19 (21.59%) Hibernate
8 17 (19.32%) JSON
9 16 (18.18%) jQuery
10 15 (17.05%) JSP
10 15 (17.05%) Spring
11 14 (15.91%) AngularJS
11 14 (15.91%) HTML5
12 13 (14.77%) Swing
13 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (11.36%) REST
14 10 (11.36%) XSLT
15 8 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.14%) AS400
4 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.73%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Unix
2 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.82%) Android
3 6 (6.82%) Solaris
3 6 (6.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.18%) MVC
2 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.50%) OO
3 11 (12.50%) Web Development
4 10 (11.36%) Scrum
5 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.95%) Case Management
6 7 (7.95%) SEO
6 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
6 7 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (6.82%) Change Control
7 6 (6.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (6.82%) Functional Testing
7 6 (6.82%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (6.82%) OOP
7 6 (6.82%) Open Source
7 6 (6.82%) UML
8 5 (5.68%) ERP
8 5 (5.68%) Logistics
9 4 (4.55%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 61 (69.32%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.91%) Java
3 31 (35.23%) SQL
4 28 (31.82%) C#
5 25 (28.41%) PHP
6 13 (14.77%) VB.NET
6 13 (14.77%) VBA
7 7 (7.95%) VB
8 6 (6.82%) ECMAScript
9 5 (5.68%) VBScript
10 4 (4.55%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.14%) C++
11 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 34 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle
2 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.68%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.14%) Twitter
4 1 (1.14%) Zend
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Otford, Kent
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Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham
greywood
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Adris Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago