Period
to 22 February 2019

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 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 -29
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.03% 4.54% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 10.33% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 75
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £36,750 £24,700 £25,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £87,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.65%

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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 390 552 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.07% 43.98% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 343 463 585
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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 6 months to 22 February 2019.

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 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
Tunbridge Wells +14 3 £51,250 +28.13% 1
Cranbrook - 3 £50,000 -
Dartford - 2 £47,500 - 2
Canterbury - 2 £43,500 -
Tonbridge -9 1 £35,000 -50.00% 2
XML
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for XML.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) SOAP
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) JSON
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 5 (27.78%) Spring
7 5 (27.78%) Mendix
8 4 (22.22%) User Experience
8 4 (22.22%) Subversion
8 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 4 (22.22%) PHP
9 3 (16.67%) MySQL
9 3 (16.67%) Unix
9 3 (16.67%) Python
9 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Django
9 3 (16.67%) Workflow
9 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 3 (16.67%) Workflow Development
9 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
10 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (11.11%) HTML5
10 2 (11.11%) iOS Development

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 5 (27.78%) Mendix
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) AdWords
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Ingres
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 3 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Product Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Head of E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) SOAP
2 9 (50.00%) JSON
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) Spring
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) Django
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.11%) HTML5
8 2 (11.11%) JDBC
8 2 (11.11%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) ODBC
8 2 (11.11%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) XSLT
9 1 (5.56%) CSS3
9 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
9 1 (5.56%) J2EE
9 1 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Workflow
2 3 (16.67%) Workflow Development
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) API Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) COBOL
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) Java 8
7 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Facebook
1 1 (5.56%) Google