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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 52 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Permanent jobs citing XML 30 81 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.19% 8.20% 6.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.80% 22.44% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 72 74
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 £35,000 £30,182 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £74,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
306 361 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.55% 36.54% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 265 329 343
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,815 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -16 9 £40,000 - 3
Dunstable +7 6 £45,000 -28.00%
Bedford -21 4 £30,000 -33.33%
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 64 (72.73%) SQL
2 44 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 41 (46.59%) HTML
4 38 (43.18%) .NET
5 35 (39.77%) Java
6 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET
7 27 (30.68%) C#
8 26 (29.55%) XSLT
9 23 (26.14%) SLA
10 21 (23.86%) Finance
10 21 (23.86%) Web Services
11 20 (22.73%) PL/SQL
11 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 20 (22.73%) XSL
12 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
13 18 (20.45%) Oracle
13 18 (20.45%) Degree
14 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
15 15 (17.05%) Oracle Database
16 14 (15.91%) jQuery
16 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (14.77%) VB.NET
18 12 (13.64%) JSP
18 12 (13.64%) Struts
18 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
18 12 (13.64%) JMS
18 12 (13.64%) AMQP
18 12 (13.64%) REST
18 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
19 11 (12.50%) CSS

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.95%) JBoss
3 5 (5.68%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (1.14%) WordPress
6 1 (1.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Office
2 9 (10.23%) XMetaL
3 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) AMQP
2 9 (10.23%) 3G
2 9 (10.23%) 2G
3 8 (9.09%) LTE
4 2 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (6.82%) MySQL
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.95%) Subversion
3 6 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (4.55%) JUnit
5 3 (3.41%) NUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.14%) XMLSpy
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Back Office
4 3 (3.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (57.95%) Developer
2 22 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 21 (23.86%) Support Engineer
4 19 (21.59%) Support Specialist
4 19 (21.59%) Applications Specialist
4 19 (21.59%) Applications Support Specialist
5 18 (20.45%) Software Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 10 (11.36%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Author
8 9 (10.23%) Technical Author
9 8 (9.09%) Junior
9 8 (9.09%) Junior Technical Author
10 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.55%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.59%) HTML
2 38 (43.18%) .NET
3 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET
4 26 (29.55%) XSLT
5 21 (23.86%) Web Services
6 20 (22.73%) XSL
7 14 (15.91%) jQuery
8 12 (13.64%) JSP
8 12 (13.64%) Struts
8 12 (13.64%) JMS
8 12 (13.64%) REST
9 11 (12.50%) CSS
10 8 (9.09%) Hibernate
10 8 (9.09%) Spring
10 8 (9.09%) JSF
10 8 (9.09%) Java EE
11 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.68%) WCF
12 5 (5.68%) Ajax
13 4 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) UNIX
3 4 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
3 7 (7.95%) ITIL
3 7 (7.95%) CRM
4 5 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (5.68%) Web Development
4 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (4.55%) Scrum
5 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 3 (3.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.41%) UML
6 3 (3.41%) OO
6 3 (3.41%) Web Design
6 3 (3.41%) Logistics
6 3 (3.41%) MVC
7 2 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.27%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (72.73%) SQL
2 44 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 35 (39.77%) Java
4 27 (30.68%) C#
5 20 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 13 (14.77%) VB.NET
7 8 (9.09%) VB
8 7 (7.95%) C++
8 7 (7.95%) VB6
9 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.55%) PHP
11 3 (3.41%) C
11 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.27%) Erlang
12 2 (2.27%) Groovy
12 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.45%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Sun
3 4 (4.55%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.41%) Lumesse
4 3 (3.41%) BEA
4 3 (3.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.41%) Telerik
5 2 (2.27%) Sybase
6 1 (1.14%) i-GRasp
6 1 (1.14%) Retek
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Health care
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago