Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 74 91
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17 -33
Permanent jobs citing XML 18 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.00% 2.46% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 7.19% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 39
Bedfordshire median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +4.97%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +0.76% -

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 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 317 417 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 35.18% 34.21% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 299 351 506
Bedfordshire median annual salary £51,100 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £58,750 £69,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 8 £52,500 +10.53%
Leighton Buzzard - 6 £35,000 - 1
Dunstable +3 3 £51,750 -1.43% 2
Bedford +16 1 £45,000 - 1
XML
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for XML.

1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) JSON
2 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (38.89%) DevOps
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Data Management
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) IIS
4 6 (33.33%) XSLT
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Java EE
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) MySQL
5 5 (27.78%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing

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 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) DB2
3 3 (16.67%) MarkLogic
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Mockito
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) WebStorm
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Applications Specialist
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) React Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) XSLT
3 5 (27.78%) Java EE
3 5 (27.78%) Spring
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (16.67%) JSP
5 3 (16.67%) React
5 3 (16.67%) Redux
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) JMS
6 2 (11.11%) XSL
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) Middleware
7 1 (5.56%) Struts
7 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Data Management
3 5 (27.78%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (11.11%) Memory Management
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Content Development
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 20022
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft