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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 48 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing XML 41 76 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.79% 7.39% 7.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.09% 20.99% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 80
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
339 362 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.33% 35.18% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 268 325 333
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 13 £40,000 - 2
Dunstable - 10 £46,250 -
Bedford -8 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Leighton Buzzard - 3 - -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 56 (67.47%) SQL
2 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
2 39 (46.99%) XSLT
3 38 (45.78%) HTML
3 38 (45.78%) .NET
4 36 (43.37%) Java
5 30 (36.14%) Finance
6 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET
6 27 (32.53%) XSL
7 26 (31.33%) PL/SQL
8 25 (30.12%) C#
9 24 (28.92%) Web Services
10 22 (26.51%) SLA
11 20 (24.10%) jQuery
12 19 (22.89%) REST
13 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
13 18 (21.69%) Oracle
13 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
14 17 (20.48%) CSS
14 17 (20.48%) Tomcat
14 17 (20.48%) JMS
14 17 (20.48%) AMQP
14 17 (20.48%) Mentoring
15 14 (16.87%) JSP
15 14 (16.87%) Struts
16 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
17 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (13.25%) Degree
19 10 (12.05%) Java EE
19 10 (12.05%) Ajax

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 17 (20.48%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.61%) JBoss
5 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.61%) IIS
6 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) XMetaL
4 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) AMQP
2 4 (4.82%) LTE
2 4 (4.82%) 3G
2 4 (4.82%) Internet
2 4 (4.82%) 2G
3 2 (2.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (6.02%) MySQL
5 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Subversion
2 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.82%) JUnit
4 3 (3.61%) NUnit
4 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 30 (36.14%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Back Office
4 3 (3.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (53.01%) Developer
2 25 (30.12%) Applications Support
3 21 (25.30%) Support Specialist
3 21 (25.30%) Applications Specialist
3 21 (25.30%) Applications Support Specialist
4 17 (20.48%) Support Engineer
5 13 (15.66%) Software Developer
6 10 (12.05%) Software Support Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Software Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Junior Technical Author
9 4 (4.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Author
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Author
9 4 (4.82%) Junior
9 4 (4.82%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.99%) XSLT
2 38 (45.78%) HTML
2 38 (45.78%) .NET
3 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET
3 27 (32.53%) XSL
4 24 (28.92%) Web Services
5 20 (24.10%) jQuery
6 19 (22.89%) REST
7 17 (20.48%) CSS
7 17 (20.48%) JMS
8 14 (16.87%) JSP
8 14 (16.87%) Struts
9 10 (12.05%) Java EE
9 10 (12.05%) Ajax
9 10 (12.05%) Spring
9 10 (12.05%) JSF
9 10 (12.05%) Hibernate
10 9 (10.84%) .NET Framework
11 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (8.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Mentoring
2 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.64%) Web Development
5 7 (8.43%) MVC
5 7 (8.43%) ITIL
6 5 (6.02%) Scrum
6 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.02%) CRM
6 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.82%) SOA
7 4 (4.82%) ETL
7 4 (4.82%) OO
7 4 (4.82%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.82%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.61%) Web Design
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (67.47%) SQL
2 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
3 36 (43.37%) Java
4 26 (31.33%) PL/SQL
5 25 (30.12%) C#
6 7 (8.43%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.23%) VB
8 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.02%) C++
9 4 (4.82%) VB6
10 3 (3.61%) VBScript
10 3 (3.61%) C
10 3 (3.61%) PHP
10 3 (3.61%) Groovy
10 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.41%) Erlang
12 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) VCP4
2 4 (4.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 4 (4.82%) Sybase
2 4 (4.82%) Sun
3 3 (3.61%) Telerik
3 3 (3.61%) BEA
3 3 (3.61%) Lumesse
4 1 (1.20%) i-GRasp
4 1 (1.20%) Retek
4 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.20%) VocaLink
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