Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 47 84
Rank change year-on-year +8 +37 -6
Permanent jobs citing XML 49 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.59% 4.28% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.21% 14.15% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 48
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £21,250 £36,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 371 311 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 34.74% 30.22% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 333 255 518
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

XML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XML in Bedfordshire

XML
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for XML in Bedfordshire

XML
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XML in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for XML in Bedfordshire

XML
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XML within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 19 £52,500 - 3
Bedford 0 16 £35,000 +16.67%
Dunstable -16 4 £56,500 +41.25%
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £35,000 -
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 28 (57.14%) Java
1 28 (57.14%) SOAP
1 28 (57.14%) JSON
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) C#
3 19 (38.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (34.69%) PHP
4 17 (34.69%) SQL
5 16 (32.65%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (30.61%) Microservices
6 15 (30.61%) API Development
6 15 (30.61%) RESTful
6 15 (30.61%) Node.js
6 15 (30.61%) .NET
6 15 (30.61%) Python
6 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
6 15 (30.61%) SOA
6 15 (30.61%) Back Office
6 15 (30.61%) MVC
7 14 (28.57%) Web Services
8 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
8 13 (26.53%) TDD
8 13 (26.53%) Spring
8 13 (26.53%) Java EE
9 12 (24.49%) JBoss
10 11 (22.45%) WebSphere
10 11 (22.45%) JAX-WS
10 11 (22.45%) JAX-RS
11 9 (18.37%) REST
11 9 (18.37%) Maven

XML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.49%) JBoss
2 11 (22.45%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Maven
2 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (30.61%) Back Office
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Data Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Backend Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Support Specialist
5 5 (10.20%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 3 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Data Processing Executive
7 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) ETL Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) JSON
1 28 (57.14%) SOAP
2 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 15 (30.61%) Node.js
2 15 (30.61%) RESTful
3 14 (28.57%) Web Services
4 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
4 13 (26.53%) Java EE
4 13 (26.53%) Spring
5 11 (22.45%) JAX-RS
5 11 (22.45%) JAX-WS
6 9 (18.37%) REST
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
7 2 (4.08%) HTML
8 1 (2.04%) Ajax
8 1 (2.04%) React
8 1 (2.04%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (30.61%) API Development
3 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
3 15 (30.61%) Microservices
3 15 (30.61%) MVC
3 15 (30.61%) SOA
4 13 (26.53%) TDD
5 5 (10.20%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Data Acquisition
6 4 (8.16%) ETL
6 4 (8.16%) OOP
6 4 (8.16%) Product Management
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.08%) Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Data Management
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) C#
3 17 (34.69%) PHP
3 17 (34.69%) SQL
4 15 (30.61%) Python
5 8 (16.33%) Java 8
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle