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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 45 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.39% 5.57% 10.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 12.14% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 25
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
72 173 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.91% 45.89% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69 171 110
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
1 1 (20.00%) Nintex
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum £20-40k pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago