The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 23 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing XML 99 95 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.57% 8.79% 8.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.98% 27.46% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 97 90 68
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
367 346 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.77% 32.01% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 332 334 292
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XML
East of England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -13 42 £40,000 -
Bedford -3 19 £43,750 +6.70% 4
Dunstable +8 8 £35,000 -
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 117 (56.25%) .NET
2 113 (54.33%) SQL
3 107 (51.44%) HTML
4 103 (49.52%) JavaScript
5 99 (47.60%) C#
6 96 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 90 (43.27%) SQL Server
8 89 (42.79%) ASP.NET
9 72 (34.62%) Web Services
10 63 (30.29%) CSS
11 60 (28.85%) Oracle
12 50 (24.04%) Degree
13 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
14 44 (21.15%) MS Excel
15 43 (20.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 39 (18.75%) Java
17 38 (18.27%) MVC
17 38 (18.27%) Subversion
17 38 (18.27%) Relational Database
18 37 (17.79%) Computer Science
19 36 (17.31%) T-SQL
20 35 (16.83%) Crystal Reports
21 34 (16.35%) WCF
22 32 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (15.38%) TDD
23 31 (14.90%) Telecoms
23 31 (14.90%) 2G
23 31 (14.90%) 3G
23 31 (14.90%) Visual Studio
24 30 (14.42%) Windows

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (10.10%) BizTalk Server
2 19 (9.13%) IIS
2 19 (9.13%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.25%) CMS
4 8 (3.85%) ColdFusion
5 5 (2.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.92%) Apache
6 4 (1.92%) SAS
7 3 (1.44%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.96%) MQSeries
Applications
1 44 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.98%) XMetaL
3 12 (5.77%) FrameMaker
4 11 (5.29%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.88%) MS Office
6 4 (1.92%) SPSS
7 2 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.48%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.90%) 2G
1 31 (14.90%) 3G
2 20 (9.62%) LTE
3 12 (5.77%) Internet
4 6 (2.88%) FTP
4 6 (2.88%) 3GPP
5 3 (1.44%) Intranet
5 3 (1.44%) UMTS
5 3 (1.44%) GPRS
5 3 (1.44%) GSM
5 3 (1.44%) 4G
6 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (43.27%) SQL Server
2 38 (18.27%) Relational Database
3 35 (16.83%) Crystal Reports
4 23 (11.06%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.88%) MySQL
9 6 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.92%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.92%) DataStage
12 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.96%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 43 (20.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (18.27%) Subversion
3 31 (14.90%) Visual Studio
4 26 (12.50%) NUnit
4 26 (12.50%) MSTest
5 20 (9.62%) TeamCity
6 11 (5.29%) XMLSpy
7 9 (4.33%) JIRA
8 8 (3.85%) Maven
8 8 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
9 7 (3.37%) Ant
9 7 (3.37%) JUnit
9 7 (3.37%) Gradle
9 7 (3.37%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 31 (14.90%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.25%) Finance
3 11 (5.29%) Retail
4 8 (3.85%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Front Office
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (46.15%) Developer
2 35 (16.83%) Senior Developer
3 28 (13.46%) Author
3 28 (13.46%) Technical Author
4 20 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 19 (9.13%) Software Developer
6 18 (8.65%) Architect
6 18 (8.65%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.65%) .NET Developer
7 14 (6.73%) Analyst
7 14 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.29%) Applications Support
8 11 (5.29%) Technical Support
8 11 (5.29%) Software Support Engineer
9 10 (4.81%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Business Analyst
10 9 (4.33%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (56.25%) .NET
2 107 (51.44%) HTML
3 89 (42.79%) ASP.NET
4 72 (34.62%) Web Services
5 63 (30.29%) CSS
6 34 (16.35%) WCF
7 29 (13.94%) Silverlight
8 26 (12.50%) jQuery
9 24 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (11.54%) Classic ASP
10 23 (11.06%) XSLT
11 22 (10.58%) WF
12 18 (8.65%) XSL
13 16 (7.69%) WSDL
14 13 (6.25%) WPF
14 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (5.77%) Ajax
15 12 (5.77%) JSP
16 11 (5.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.79%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.17%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.29%) E-Learning
4 11 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.44%) Physics
6 3 (1.44%) AS400
7 2 (0.96%) Animation
7 2 (0.96%) Statistics
7 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.96%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) Wiki
8 1 (0.48%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.42%) Windows
2 20 (9.62%) Linux
3 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 38 (18.27%) MVC
3 32 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (15.38%) TDD
4 26 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 21 (10.10%) Scrum
5 21 (10.10%) Workflow
5 21 (10.10%) Project Management
6 16 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.21%) SOA
7 15 (7.21%) OO
7 15 (7.21%) Waterfall
8 14 (6.73%) Web Development
9 13 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.77%) Change Management
10 12 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (5.77%) Content Management
11 11 (5.29%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.29%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 113 (54.33%) SQL
2 103 (49.52%) JavaScript
3 99 (47.60%) C#
4 39 (18.75%) Java
5 36 (17.31%) T-SQL
6 29 (13.94%) VB
7 20 (9.62%) C
8 19 (9.13%) PL/SQL
9 18 (8.65%) PHP
10 11 (5.29%) C++
11 10 (4.81%) Perl
11 10 (4.81%) VB.NET
12 9 (4.33%) VB6
13 4 (1.92%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.44%) XPath
15 1 (0.48%) Delphi
15 1 (0.48%) RPG
15 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (24.04%) Degree
2 11 (5.29%) HNC
3 5 (2.40%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ISEB
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.44%) QA
3 2 (0.96%) HL7
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 96 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 60 (28.85%) Oracle
3 8 (3.85%) Perforce
4 6 (2.88%) IBM
5 5 (2.40%) Sun
5 5 (2.40%) JBoss
6 4 (1.92%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.96%) Trapeze
7 2 (0.96%) SAP
7 2 (0.96%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £18 - 30k upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 27 days ago