Period
to 24 May 2018

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 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 44 59
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 +9
Permanent jobs citing XML 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.58% 0.40% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 1.09% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% -42.86%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £47,625
Bedfordshire median annual salary £48,000 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.92% -3.68% +4.97%

XML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72 92 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 42.11% 37.10% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71 88 158
Bedford median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £51,250 £53,975
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing XML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

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 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for XML.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath