The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 278 284 279
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing XSD 15 68 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 1.41% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 67 34
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £75,000 £106,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
XSD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3403 4808 4479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.22% 37.89% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2951 4142 3933
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XSD across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XSD
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSD across the City of London region.

XSD Salary Trend in the City of London

XSD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

XSD Salary Histogram in the City of London

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XSD.

1 49 (100.00%) XML
2 34 (69.39%) .NET
3 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.98%) Java
4 24 (48.98%) Web Services
4 24 (48.98%) UML
5 21 (42.86%) SQL
6 20 (40.82%) SDLC
7 19 (38.78%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (38.78%) Data Modelling
8 17 (34.69%) ETL
9 16 (32.65%) SOA
9 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
10 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
11 14 (28.57%) C#
11 14 (28.57%) MQSeries
11 14 (28.57%) Marketing
11 14 (28.57%) WCF
11 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (26.53%) Pega
12 13 (26.53%) J2EE
12 13 (26.53%) OO
12 13 (26.53%) XSLT
13 12 (24.49%) Documentum
13 12 (24.49%) FTP
13 12 (24.49%) WSDL
13 12 (24.49%) B2B
13 12 (24.49%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (24.49%) CICS
13 12 (24.49%) Project Management

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 12 (24.49%) Documentum
2 12 (24.49%) CICS
2 12 (24.49%) FileNet
3 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
4 8 (16.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) ION MarketView
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.08%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.04%) Markit EDM
3 1 (2.04%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.04%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) FTP
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) OLAP
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.08%) TKPROF
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.08%) OLTP
6 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.04%) DTS
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.04%) Big Data
7 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) Selenium
2 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.12%) ClearQuest
3 3 (6.12%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.12%) JUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.04%) JProfiler
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.04%) YourKit
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (28.57%) Marketing
2 10 (20.41%) Finance
3 9 (18.37%) Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 2 (4.08%) Law
5 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.08%) Front Office
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.04%) Games
6 1 (2.04%) Electronics
6 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) AWS Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (4.08%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) XML
2 34 (69.39%) .NET
3 24 (48.98%) Web Services
4 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
5 14 (28.57%) WCF
6 13 (26.53%) J2EE
6 13 (26.53%) XSLT
7 12 (24.49%) WSDL
8 10 (20.41%) JMS
9 8 (16.33%) Java EE
10 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 6 (12.24%) HTML
12 4 (8.16%) TIBCO EMS
12 4 (8.16%) CSS
12 4 (8.16%) SOAP
12 4 (8.16%) Middleware
13 3 (6.12%) XML Schema
13 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (4.08%) Spring
14 2 (4.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Mainframe
2 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Replication
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) W3C
6 1 (2.04%) DTV
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) UML
3 20 (40.82%) SDLC
4 19 (38.78%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (38.78%) Data Modelling
5 17 (34.69%) ETL
6 16 (32.65%) SOA
7 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (26.53%) OO
9 12 (24.49%) B2B
9 12 (24.49%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (24.49%) Project Management
9 12 (24.49%) Change Management
9 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (24.49%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (24.49%) Release Management
9 12 (24.49%) Project Planning
9 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
10 11 (22.45%) Logistics
10 11 (22.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) C#
4 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.08%) XPath
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.04%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Pega
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle
4 8 (16.33%) Nintex
5 4 (8.16%) TIBCO
6 3 (6.12%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) ION Trading
7 2 (4.08%) Sybase
8 1 (2.04%) webMethods
8 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.04%) VMware
8 1 (2.04%) Software AG
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) Tableau
8 1 (2.04%) Alteryx