Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 35 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 -4
Permanent jobs citing XML 17 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 6.09% 2.70% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.89% 8.97% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -19.05%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £46,750 £47,500 £51,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -24.73% -7.00% -4.76%

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 107 78 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 38.35% 30.12% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90 67 156
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,375 £74,000 £52,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) PHP
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Python
2 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 15 (88.24%) SOA
2 15 (88.24%) JSON
2 15 (88.24%) Node.js
2 15 (88.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (88.24%) RESTful
2 15 (88.24%) Microservices
2 15 (88.24%) API Development
2 15 (88.24%) Back Office
2 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 15 (88.24%) SOAP
2 15 (88.24%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) 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 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (88.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
1 15 (88.24%) JSON
1 15 (88.24%) Node.js
1 15 (88.24%) RESTful
1 15 (88.24%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) API Development
2 15 (88.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 15 (88.24%) Microservices
2 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 15 (88.24%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) XPath