The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 12 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing XML 81 121 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.98% 12.74% 7.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.12% 37.00% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 80 118 73
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,700 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
XML
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 327 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.50% 34.42% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 402 323 325
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

XML
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

XML Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XML across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

XML Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

XML
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -16 34 £40,000 - 1
Bedford -12 16 £32,500 -23.52%
Dunstable -3 6 £32,500 -16.12% 1
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 114 (57.00%) SQL
2 105 (52.50%) .NET
3 104 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 103 (51.50%) HTML
5 91 (45.50%) C#
6 85 (42.50%) ASP.NET
7 84 (42.00%) Microsoft
8 79 (39.50%) SQL Server
9 62 (31.00%) Web Services
10 58 (29.00%) Degree
11 55 (27.50%) Computer Science
12 54 (27.00%) CSS
13 47 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (22.00%) Java
14 44 (22.00%) Oracle
15 41 (20.50%) Telecoms
16 39 (19.50%) 3G
16 39 (19.50%) 2G
17 37 (18.50%) Visual Studio
17 37 (18.50%) XMetaL
18 36 (18.00%) Software Engineering
19 34 (17.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 34 (17.00%) Crystal Reports
20 33 (16.50%) Subversion
21 32 (16.00%) MVC
21 32 (16.00%) jQuery
22 31 (15.50%) VB
22 31 (15.50%) MS Excel
23 30 (15.00%) WCF
24 28 (14.00%) T-SQL

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 19 (9.50%) IIS
1 19 (9.50%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (6.50%) CMS
3 9 (4.50%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.00%) ColdFusion
6 5 (2.50%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.00%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.00%) Apache
10 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (18.50%) XMetaL
2 31 (15.50%) MS Excel
3 17 (8.50%) MS Office
4 14 (7.00%) FrameMaker
5 13 (6.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.50%) 3G
1 39 (19.50%) 2G
2 26 (13.00%) LTE
3 4 (2.00%) FTP
3 4 (2.00%) Internet
4 2 (1.00%) Intranet
4 2 (1.00%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.50%) UMTS
5 1 (0.50%) GPRS
5 1 (0.50%) GSM
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (39.50%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.00%) Crystal Reports
3 18 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (8.50%) Relational Database
5 16 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.50%) MySQL
10 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.50%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 37 (18.50%) Visual Studio
2 34 (17.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (16.50%) Subversion
4 20 (10.00%) MSTest
4 20 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 20 (10.00%) NUnit
5 13 (6.50%) XMLSpy
6 9 (4.50%) JUnit
7 8 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (4.00%) Maven
7 8 (4.00%) JIRA
7 8 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
8 7 (3.50%) Gradle
8 7 (3.50%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.50%) Ant
9 1 (0.50%) Toad
9 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (20.50%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.50%) Finance
2 11 (5.50%) Retail
3 8 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (1.00%) Front Office
4 2 (1.00%) Automotive
4 2 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 109 (54.50%) Developer
2 38 (19.00%) Author
2 38 (19.00%) Technical Author
3 29 (14.50%) Senior Developer
4 25 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 24 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 19 (9.50%) Java Developer
6 19 (9.50%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.00%) Junior
7 14 (7.00%) Junior Technical Author
8 12 (6.00%) Software Engineer
9 11 (5.50%) Analyst
10 10 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Technical Support
11 9 (4.50%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.50%) J2EE Developer
11 9 (4.50%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.50%) Software Support Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (52.50%) .NET
2 103 (51.50%) HTML
3 85 (42.50%) ASP.NET
4 62 (31.00%) Web Services
5 54 (27.00%) CSS
6 32 (16.00%) jQuery
7 30 (15.00%) WCF
8 25 (12.50%) XSLT
9 22 (11.00%) Classic ASP
9 22 (11.00%) Silverlight
10 16 (8.00%) WF
11 15 (7.50%) JSP
12 14 (7.00%) XSL
12 14 (7.00%) WSDL
12 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (6.00%) Ajax
13 12 (6.00%) XSD
13 12 (6.00%) EJB
14 11 (5.50%) J2EE
15 10 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 55 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.50%) E-Learning
3 12 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.50%) AS400
8 2 (1.00%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) iSeries
9 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) Linux
2 21 (10.50%) Windows
3 9 (4.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.00%) Software Engineering
3 32 (16.00%) MVC
4 23 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (10.50%) Configuration Management
5 21 (10.50%) Workflow
6 19 (9.50%) Scrum
7 18 (9.00%) TDD
7 18 (9.00%) Web Development
8 15 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 14 (7.00%) Content Management
10 13 (6.50%) Project Management
11 12 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (5.50%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.50%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.00%) Release Management
14 8 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (4.00%) UML
15 6 (3.00%) OO
15 6 (3.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 114 (57.00%) SQL
2 104 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 91 (45.50%) C#
4 44 (22.00%) Java
5 31 (15.50%) VB
6 28 (14.00%) T-SQL
7 21 (10.50%) VB.NET
8 19 (9.50%) C
9 16 (8.00%) PHP
10 14 (7.00%) VB6
11 11 (5.50%) PL/SQL
12 10 (5.00%) C++
13 4 (2.00%) Perl
13 4 (2.00%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.50%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 58 (29.00%) Degree
2 11 (5.50%) HNC
3 9 (4.50%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) HL7
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 84 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (22.00%) Oracle
3 10 (5.00%) JBoss
3 10 (5.00%) IBM
4 9 (4.50%) Business Objects
4 9 (4.50%) Sun
5 8 (4.00%) Perforce
6 2 (1.00%) SAP
6 2 (1.00%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago