The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 41 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.63% 5.67% 10.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.68% 17.17% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 22
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
XML
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
142 99 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.38% 33.00% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 136 98 66
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XML across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

XML
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

XML Salary Trend in Bedford

XML
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Bedford

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 31 (79.49%) .NET
3 29 (74.36%) SQL
4 28 (71.79%) C#
4 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
5 27 (69.23%) HTML
6 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
7 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
8 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET
8 22 (56.41%) CSS
9 21 (53.85%) Oracle
10 19 (48.72%) Web Services
10 19 (48.72%) Silverlight
11 18 (46.15%) T-SQL
12 17 (43.59%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (43.59%) WF
12 17 (43.59%) NUnit
12 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (43.59%) MSTest
12 17 (43.59%) Relational Database
13 16 (41.03%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
15 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
15 13 (33.33%) MVC
15 13 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
16 12 (30.77%) Java
17 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
18 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 7 (17.95%) jQuery
19 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.56%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (43.59%) Crystal Reports
2 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (43.59%) Relational Database
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) NUnit
1 17 (43.59%) MSTest
2 6 (15.38%) JUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware Architect
8 1 (2.56%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
3 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET
4 19 (48.72%) Web Services
4 19 (48.72%) Silverlight
5 17 (43.59%) WF
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (17.95%) jQuery
7 7 (17.95%) Ajax
7 7 (17.95%) EJB
7 7 (17.95%) JSP
8 6 (15.38%) Struts
8 6 (15.38%) J2EE
8 6 (15.38%) WPF
9 5 (12.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (7.69%) WinForms
10 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
2 13 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Web Development
4 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) UML
6 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
6 4 (10.26%) Line Management
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Logistics
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Process Management
8 2 (5.13%) E-business
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 29 (74.36%) SQL
3 28 (71.79%) C#
4 18 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 12 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.69%) C
7 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.13%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Sun Certification
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) Sun
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
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