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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 38 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs citing XML 64 128 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.84% 13.79% 7.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 37.87% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 63 127 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
432 338 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.45% 36.42% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 392 331 322
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -20 28 £40,000 - 3
Bedford -20 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Dunstable -1 6 £38,750 -3.12%
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 107 (64.46%) SQL
2 86 (51.81%) .NET
3 83 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 82 (49.40%) HTML
5 70 (42.17%) C#
6 68 (40.96%) ASP.NET
7 67 (40.36%) Microsoft
8 57 (34.34%) SQL Server
9 50 (30.12%) Degree
10 45 (27.11%) Computer Science
10 45 (27.11%) Java
11 41 (24.70%) Web Services
12 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (22.29%) CSS
14 34 (20.48%) Oracle
15 31 (18.67%) VB
15 31 (18.67%) 3G
15 31 (18.67%) Telecoms
15 31 (18.67%) 2G
16 30 (18.07%) XMetaL
17 28 (16.87%) Visual Studio
18 27 (16.27%) Subversion
19 26 (15.66%) Crystal Reports
19 26 (15.66%) MS Excel
20 25 (15.06%) Team Foundation Server
21 24 (14.46%) jQuery
21 24 (14.46%) XSLT
22 23 (13.86%) MVC
22 23 (13.86%) Software Engineering
23 22 (13.25%) Classic ASP

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (7.23%) IIS
2 11 (6.63%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (5.42%) CMS
3 9 (5.42%) JBoss
4 8 (4.82%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.01%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.81%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.20%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (18.07%) XMetaL
2 26 (15.66%) MS Excel
3 16 (9.64%) MS Office
4 11 (6.63%) FrameMaker
5 10 (6.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.67%) 3G
1 31 (18.67%) 2G
2 21 (12.65%) LTE
3 2 (1.20%) AMQP
3 2 (1.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.34%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.66%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (8.43%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.63%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.82%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.61%) MySQL
10 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (16.87%) Visual Studio
2 27 (16.27%) Subversion
3 25 (15.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (9.04%) TeamCity
5 12 (7.23%) NUnit
5 12 (7.23%) MSTest
6 10 (6.02%) XMLSpy
7 9 (5.42%) JUnit
8 8 (4.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (4.82%) PowerBuilder
8 8 (4.82%) Maven
9 7 (4.22%) JIRA
9 7 (4.22%) Ant
9 7 (4.22%) Gradle
9 7 (4.22%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (18.67%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.43%) Finance
3 12 (7.23%) Retail
4 11 (6.63%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Automotive
5 2 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (52.41%) Developer
2 31 (18.67%) Author
2 31 (18.67%) Technical Author
3 24 (14.46%) Software Developer
3 24 (14.46%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.84%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Applications Support
6 15 (9.04%) Junior
6 15 (9.04%) Junior Technical Author
7 13 (7.83%) .NET Developer
8 11 (6.63%) Technical Support
8 11 (6.63%) Analyst
9 9 (5.42%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.42%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Applications Support Specialist
10 8 (4.82%) Technical Support Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (51.81%) .NET
2 82 (49.40%) HTML
3 68 (40.96%) ASP.NET
4 41 (24.70%) Web Services
5 37 (22.29%) CSS
6 24 (14.46%) XSLT
6 24 (14.46%) jQuery
7 22 (13.25%) Classic ASP
8 20 (12.05%) WCF
9 18 (10.84%) JSP
9 18 (10.84%) XSL
10 16 (9.64%) Struts
11 12 (7.23%) Silverlight
12 11 (6.63%) Ajax
12 11 (6.63%) EJB
13 9 (5.42%) J2EE
13 9 (5.42%) WSDL
13 9 (5.42%) Hibernate
14 8 (4.82%) Spring
14 8 (4.82%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.11%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.02%) E-Learning
3 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.20%) AS400
4 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.24%) Linux
2 13 (7.83%) Windows
3 8 (4.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.86%) Software Engineering
2 23 (13.86%) MVC
3 16 (9.64%) Web Development
3 16 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (9.04%) Configuration Management
5 12 (7.23%) Workflow
6 11 (6.63%) Scrum
6 11 (6.63%) Content Management
6 11 (6.63%) Waterfall
7 10 (6.02%) TDD
7 10 (6.02%) Project Management
8 9 (5.42%) Release Management
8 9 (5.42%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.42%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.82%) UML
10 7 (4.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (3.61%) Web Application Development
11 6 (3.61%) Server Monitoring
11 6 (3.61%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (64.46%) SQL
2 83 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 70 (42.17%) C#
4 45 (27.11%) Java
5 31 (18.67%) VB
6 21 (12.65%) VB.NET
7 20 (12.05%) T-SQL
8 18 (10.84%) PL/SQL
9 14 (8.43%) C
9 14 (8.43%) VB6
10 10 (6.02%) C++
11 6 (3.61%) PHP
12 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.60%) Erlang
14 1 (0.60%) Groovy
14 1 (0.60%) VBScript
14 1 (0.60%) Python
14 1 (0.60%) RPG
Qualifications
1 50 (30.12%) Degree
2 9 (5.42%) Sun Certification
3 6 (3.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.64%) SLA
2 3 (1.81%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) HL7
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.22%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 67 (40.36%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.48%) Oracle
3 9 (5.42%) Sun
3 9 (5.42%) IBM
4 8 (4.82%) Business Objects
5 7 (4.22%) Perforce
6 4 (2.41%) Lumesse
7 2 (1.20%) SAP
7 2 (1.20%) BEA
8 1 (0.60%) Retek
8 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) i-GRasp
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