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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 258 295 311
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +16
Permanent jobs citing XSD 48 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 0.86% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 22
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,900 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
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
4102 4777 4641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.14% 39.40% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3612 4232 4358
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 31 October 2014.

XSD Salary Histogram in the City of London

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 96 (84.96%) XML
2 77 (68.14%) .NET
3 74 (65.49%) C#
4 53 (46.90%) SQL Server
5 48 (42.48%) Web Services
6 47 (41.59%) WCF
7 46 (40.71%) ASP.NET
8 44 (38.94%) Scrum
9 43 (38.05%) XSLT
9 43 (38.05%) Java
9 43 (38.05%) SQL
10 39 (34.51%) OO
11 36 (31.86%) SOAP
12 31 (27.43%) SOA
12 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
12 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (27.43%) JSON
13 30 (26.55%) Windows
14 28 (24.78%) TDD
15 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
16 26 (23.01%) Banking
17 25 (22.12%) XSL
17 25 (22.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (21.24%) OOD
19 23 (20.35%) NUnit
20 22 (19.47%) Finance
21 20 (17.70%) OOP
21 20 (17.70%) Unit Testing
21 20 (17.70%) Multithreading
22 19 (16.81%) Dynamics CRM

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 17 (15.04%) IIS
2 5 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.65%) MQSeries
4 3 (2.65%) JBoss
5 2 (1.77%) Apache
5 2 (1.77%) CMS
5 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.88%) Jetty
6 1 (0.88%) Confluence
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (16.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.65%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.77%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (16.81%) PaaS
2 9 (7.96%) SaaS
3 5 (4.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) SSL
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) WinSCP
2 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (14.16%) Relational Database
5 15 (13.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (20.35%) NUnit
2 18 (15.93%) JIRA
3 15 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (7.96%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.96%) Selenium
5 6 (5.31%) FitNesse
5 6 (5.31%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (4.42%) Bugzilla
7 4 (3.54%) Subversion
8 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.77%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.77%) Maven
9 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 26 (23.01%) Banking
2 22 (19.47%) Finance
3 16 (14.16%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.31%) Back Office
5 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.42%) Front Office
6 3 (2.65%) Publishing
7 2 (1.77%) Law
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Retail
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (73.45%) Developer
2 15 (13.27%) Web Developer
2 15 (13.27%) Java Developer
2 15 (13.27%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.39%) C# Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.73%) Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Analyst
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Data Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Systems Integration Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Lead Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Integration Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Data Integration Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Lead Data Architect
8 5 (4.42%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (84.96%) XML
2 77 (68.14%) .NET
3 48 (42.48%) Web Services
4 47 (41.59%) WCF
5 46 (40.71%) ASP.NET
6 43 (38.05%) XSLT
7 36 (31.86%) SOAP
8 31 (27.43%) JSON
9 25 (22.12%) XSL
10 18 (15.93%) CSS
10 18 (15.93%) HTML
11 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 15 (13.27%) WSDL
12 11 (9.73%) Ajax
12 11 (9.73%) WPF
13 10 (8.85%) COM
14 9 (7.96%) .NET Framework
14 9 (7.96%) JMS
14 9 (7.96%) Drools
14 9 (7.96%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Kindle
2 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.42%) User Experience
5 4 (3.54%) Open Source
6 3 (2.65%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.77%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.77%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.77%) Derivative
7 2 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.77%) Social Media
7 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.88%) iPhone
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.55%) Windows
2 14 (12.39%) UNIX
3 10 (8.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) AIX
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) Scrum
2 39 (34.51%) OO
3 31 (27.43%) SOA
3 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (24.78%) TDD
5 24 (21.24%) OOD
6 20 (17.70%) OOP
6 20 (17.70%) Unit Testing
6 20 (17.70%) Multithreading
7 19 (16.81%) CRM
8 17 (15.04%) Web Development
9 15 (13.27%) Refactoring
9 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
9 15 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (11.50%) Data Modelling
11 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.62%) BDD
12 11 (9.73%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (8.85%) Regression Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (65.49%) C#
2 43 (38.05%) Java
2 43 (38.05%) SQL
3 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.81%) VB
5 17 (15.04%) XPath
6 15 (13.27%) VB.NET
7 10 (8.85%) Python
8 9 (7.96%) C++
9 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
9 8 (7.08%) VBScript
10 3 (2.65%) VBA
11 2 (1.77%) VB6
11 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.31%) QA
3 3 (2.65%) WAI
4 2 (1.77%) Basel III
4 2 (1.77%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.77%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.88%) Fiserv
4 1 (0.88%) Facebook
4 1 (0.88%) webMethods
4 1 (0.88%) VMware
4 1 (0.88%) Sybase
4 1 (0.88%) IBM
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe
4 1 (0.88%) HP
4 1 (0.88%) Software AG
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