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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 20 20
Rank change year-on-year -20 0  
Permanent jobs citing XML 44 124 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.47% 10.89% 10.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.10% 25.36% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 105 82
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £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 336 489 454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 41.79% 42.93% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 276 427 414
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Maidstone +3 16 £32,500 -35.00%
Chatham - 6 £30,000 -
West Malling -2 5 £27,500 -12.00%
Tunbridge Wells +1 3 £30,000 - 1
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
XML
South East

XML
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
2 44 (55.70%) CSS
3 42 (53.16%) HTML
4 38 (48.10%) Java
5 37 (46.84%) Web Services
6 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
7 30 (37.97%) .NET
7 30 (37.97%) C#
7 30 (37.97%) JSON
8 23 (29.11%) Ajax
9 22 (27.85%) SOAP
9 22 (27.85%) REST
10 21 (26.58%) Windows
11 20 (25.32%) SQL
11 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (24.05%) Degree
12 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
12 19 (24.05%) Android
13 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
13 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
13 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
14 17 (21.52%) jQuery
15 16 (20.25%) Finance
15 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
15 16 (20.25%) XSLT
15 16 (20.25%) PHP
15 16 (20.25%) VB.NET
16 15 (18.99%) MySQL
17 13 (16.46%) OO
17 13 (16.46%) Mobile App

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 12 (15.19%) Confluence
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.27%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
1 1 (1.27%) Skype
1 1 (1.27%) SMTP
1 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) MySQL
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.53%) MySQL Workbench
5 2 (2.53%) Pentaho
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.27%) Power BI
6 1 (1.27%) SQL CLR
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) Eclipse
2 12 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (13.92%) Fiddler
4 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.33%) JIRA
5 5 (6.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.80%) Selenium
7 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.53%) Ranorex
8 2 (2.53%) Robot Framework
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.27%) gulp
9 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.27%) Robolectric
9 1 (1.27%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) German Language
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (81.01%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) C# Developer
3 16 (20.25%) .NET Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Graduate
4 15 (18.99%) Graduate Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Java Developer
6 13 (16.46%) Android Developer
7 9 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Systems Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Junior
10 4 (5.06%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Junior Java Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.70%) CSS
2 42 (53.16%) HTML
3 37 (46.84%) Web Services
4 30 (37.97%) .NET
4 30 (37.97%) JSON
5 23 (29.11%) Ajax
6 22 (27.85%) REST
6 22 (27.85%) SOAP
7 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
8 17 (21.52%) jQuery
9 16 (20.25%) XSLT
10 13 (16.46%) Android SDK
11 11 (13.92%) Hibernate
12 10 (12.66%) HTML5
12 10 (12.66%) JSP
12 10 (12.66%) Spring
12 10 (12.66%) XHTML
13 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
13 9 (11.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (10.13%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.46%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) AS400
5 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.27%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Android
3 12 (15.19%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.66%) Linux
4 10 (12.66%) Solaris
4 10 (12.66%) Unix
4 10 (12.66%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.46%) Android Development
2 13 (16.46%) Mobile Development
2 13 (16.46%) OO
3 12 (15.19%) Memory Management
3 12 (15.19%) Open Source
4 11 (13.92%) Software Testing
4 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (12.66%) Change Control
5 10 (12.66%) Functional Testing
5 10 (12.66%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (12.66%) UML
6 9 (11.39%) MVC
7 8 (10.13%) SDLC
8 7 (8.86%) CRM
9 6 (7.59%) ERP
9 6 (7.59%) Logistics
10 5 (6.33%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (6.33%) TDD
10 5 (6.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
2 38 (48.10%) Java
3 30 (37.97%) C#
4 20 (25.32%) SQL
5 16 (20.25%) PHP
5 16 (20.25%) VB.NET
6 11 (13.92%) VB
7 10 (12.66%) ECMAScript
8 7 (8.86%) VBScript
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) ISEB
2 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.27%) HND
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.86%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.80%) HP
4 3 (3.80%) Twitter
5 2 (2.53%) Google
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe
6 1 (1.27%) Zend
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43-47K depending on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: UP TO 40K + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Uncle Buck
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + other benefits
Posted: 12 days ago