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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank - 50 27
Permanent jobs citing XML 0 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 5.07% 10.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 12.32% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 26
Average salary - £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
86 203 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.60% 41.18% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 77 196 113
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sun