Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 +16
Permanent jobs citing XML 7 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.70% 1.99% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.86% 4.24% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 104
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +75.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £41,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,750 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% -4.76% +50.00%

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 79 165 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 30.50% 47.01% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 68 159 207
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,625 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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

XML
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Bedford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XML in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) BDD

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 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sun