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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML
Rank 30 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing XML 109 92 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.19% 7.86% 10.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.19% 25.84% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 104 79 86
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
470 356 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.31% 30.40% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 446 311 368
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £56,000 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton +15 58 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Bedford -26 25 £45,000 +9.75% 1
XML
East of England

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 108 (56.84%) .NET
2 105 (55.26%) HTML
3 99 (52.11%) JavaScript
4 92 (48.42%) C#
4 92 (48.42%) SQL
5 89 (46.84%) Web Services
6 79 (41.58%) Microsoft
7 74 (38.95%) SQL Server
8 70 (36.84%) Oracle
9 67 (35.26%) Relational Database
10 65 (34.21%) ASP.NET
11 62 (32.63%) Software Engineering
12 41 (21.58%) CSS
13 38 (20.00%) Java
13 38 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
14 34 (17.89%) Linux
14 34 (17.89%) TDD
14 34 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 31 (16.32%) MS Excel
16 30 (15.79%) N-Tier
16 30 (15.79%) T-SQL
16 30 (15.79%) Silverlight
17 29 (15.26%) SOA
17 29 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (14.21%) BizTalk Server
18 27 (14.21%) WCF
18 27 (14.21%) Degree
19 26 (13.68%) Perl
19 26 (13.68%) SharePoint
20 25 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 27 (14.21%) BizTalk Server
2 26 (13.68%) SharePoint
3 20 (10.53%) Apache
4 11 (5.79%) IIS
5 6 (3.16%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.11%) SAS
7 3 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.58%) CMS
8 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.05%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.16%) XMetaL
3 4 (2.11%) SPSS
4 2 (1.05%) FrameMaker
4 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.05%) MS Project
4 2 (1.05%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.00%) Internet
2 9 (4.74%) 2G
2 9 (4.74%) 3G
3 8 (4.21%) Intranet
4 7 (3.68%) LTE
5 6 (3.16%) FTP
5 6 (3.16%) 3GPP
6 3 (1.58%) 4G
6 3 (1.58%) GPRS
6 3 (1.58%) GSM
6 3 (1.58%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 67 (35.26%) Relational Database
3 22 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (11.58%) Crystal Reports
4 20 (10.53%) MySQL
5 17 (8.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (4.74%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.68%) Pentaho
9 4 (2.11%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.11%) DataStage
9 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.05%) SQLPlus
11 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 34 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (11.58%) NUnit
3 21 (11.05%) MSTest
4 14 (7.37%) Subversion
5 11 (5.79%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.68%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.63%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.11%) JUnit
9 3 (1.58%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.05%) XMLSpy
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.05%) JIRA
11 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (6.32%) Finance
2 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.21%) Front Office
4 7 (3.68%) Local Government
5 3 (1.58%) Advertising
6 2 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (52.11%) Developer
2 37 (19.47%) Senior Developer
3 30 (15.79%) Architect
4 26 (13.68%) Software Engineer
4 26 (13.68%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (11.05%) Software Developer
6 17 (8.95%) Analyst
7 16 (8.42%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.37%) Applications Support
8 14 (7.37%) Perl Developer
9 13 (6.84%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (6.84%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Web Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Support Engineer
10 12 (6.32%) .NET Developer
11 10 (5.26%) Software Support Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) Front Office Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.21%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (56.84%) .NET
2 105 (55.26%) HTML
3 89 (46.84%) Web Services
4 65 (34.21%) ASP.NET
5 41 (21.58%) CSS
6 30 (15.79%) Silverlight
7 29 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (14.21%) WCF
9 24 (12.63%) WF
10 22 (11.58%) jQuery
11 21 (11.05%) XSLT
12 18 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 15 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (7.37%) XSL
14 14 (7.37%) WinForms
15 13 (6.84%) WPF
16 11 (5.79%) .NET Framework
16 11 (5.79%) SOAP
17 9 (4.74%) Ajax
17 9 (4.74%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (15.79%) N-Tier
3 19 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 17 (8.95%) Open Source
5 15 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.68%) Data Conversion
6 7 (3.68%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.68%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.11%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.58%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.58%) Physics
9 2 (1.05%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.05%) Animation
9 2 (1.05%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) Wiki
10 1 (0.53%) AS400
10 1 (0.53%) NHS
10 1 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.89%) Linux
2 22 (11.58%) Windows
3 4 (2.11%) UNIX
4 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.63%) Software Engineering
2 34 (17.89%) TDD
3 29 (15.26%) SOA
4 25 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (12.63%) MVC
6 23 (12.11%) Project Management
6 23 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (11.05%) Configuration Management
7 21 (11.05%) Unit Testing
8 19 (10.00%) OO
9 18 (9.47%) Change Management
9 18 (9.47%) AOP
10 16 (8.42%) Scrum
10 16 (8.42%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (7.89%) Business Analysis
11 15 (7.89%) Refactoring
12 13 (6.84%) OOD
13 11 (5.79%) Pair Programming
13 11 (5.79%) Migration
14 10 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (52.11%) JavaScript
2 92 (48.42%) C#
2 92 (48.42%) SQL
3 38 (20.00%) Java
4 30 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 26 (13.68%) Perl
6 24 (12.63%) PL/SQL
7 17 (8.95%) PHP
8 15 (7.89%) VB
9 8 (4.21%) C++
10 7 (3.68%) XPath
11 6 (3.16%) C
12 5 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.63%) Delphi
13 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.58%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (14.21%) Degree
2 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.11%) HNC
4 2 (1.05%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) WAI
2 1 (0.53%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) HL7
Vendors
1 79 (41.58%) Microsoft
2 70 (36.84%) Oracle
3 3 (1.58%) Northgate
3 3 (1.58%) JBoss
4 2 (1.05%) Sun
4 2 (1.05%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.05%) Informatica
4 2 (1.05%) Civica
4 2 (1.05%) Comino
4 2 (1.05%) Trapeze
5 1 (0.53%) Perforce
5 1 (0.53%) Sybase
5 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.53%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago