The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for XML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing XML 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.38% 1.44% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.12% 2.86% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

XML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 49 105 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 38.89% 50.24% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 48 95 92
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing XML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XML in Bedford

XML
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XML in Bedford.

Salary trend for XML in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for XML.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun