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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 279 281 280
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing XSD 35 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.97% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 31
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £39,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3708 4631 4523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.44% 39.96% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3297 4031 4201
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 £70,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 84 (95.45%) XML
2 62 (70.45%) .NET
3 57 (64.77%) C#
4 42 (47.73%) WCF
5 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 40 (45.45%) Web Services
6 36 (40.91%) Java
7 35 (39.77%) SOA
8 34 (38.64%) Windows
9 31 (35.23%) OO
10 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET
10 29 (32.95%) XSLT
11 28 (31.82%) XSL
12 27 (30.68%) SQL
13 26 (29.55%) Scrum
13 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
15 23 (26.14%) SOAP
15 23 (26.14%) CRM
15 23 (26.14%) OOD
15 23 (26.14%) NUnit
15 23 (26.14%) Dynamics CRM
16 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 22 (25.00%) Multithreading
17 21 (23.86%) OOP
17 21 (23.86%) TDD
17 21 (23.86%) JIRA
17 21 (23.86%) Unit Testing
17 21 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (23.86%) PaaS

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (21.59%) IIS
2 7 (7.95%) MQSeries
3 6 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.55%) FileNet
4 4 (4.55%) Documentum
4 4 (4.55%) CICS
4 4 (4.55%) JBoss
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.27%) Jetty
7 1 (1.14%) Confluence
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
7 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.14%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (26.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (23.86%) PaaS
2 7 (7.95%) SaaS
3 6 (6.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) FTP
2 3 (3.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.14%) WinSCP
3 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (26.14%) NUnit
2 21 (23.86%) JIRA
3 17 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.82%) FitNesse
4 6 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (6.82%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.55%) Maven
5 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.27%) Selenium
6 2 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (1.14%) Ant
7 1 (1.14%) JUnit
7 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.14%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (1.14%) YourKit
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.68%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Publishing
5 3 (3.41%) Front Office
6 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (70.45%) Developer
2 16 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Web Developer
3 12 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.82%) BizTalk Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.68%) CRM Developer
10 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (95.45%) XML
2 62 (70.45%) .NET
3 42 (47.73%) WCF
4 40 (45.45%) Web Services
5 29 (32.95%) XSLT
5 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET
6 28 (31.82%) XSL
7 23 (26.14%) SOAP
8 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 14 (15.91%) CSS
9 14 (15.91%) HTML
10 13 (14.77%) J2EE
11 12 (13.64%) JSON
11 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
12 11 (12.50%) WSDL
13 10 (11.36%) COM
14 9 (10.23%) Middleware
15 8 (9.09%) Ajax
15 8 (9.09%) WPF
15 8 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Kindle
2 5 (5.68%) User Experience
2 5 (5.68%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.55%) Open Source
3 4 (4.55%) Social Media
4 3 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.41%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Derivative
5 2 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.64%) Windows
2 16 (18.18%) UNIX
3 9 (10.23%) Linux
4 5 (5.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) SOA
2 31 (35.23%) OO
3 26 (29.55%) Scrum
3 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (26.14%) OOD
4 23 (26.14%) CRM
5 22 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 21 (23.86%) Unit Testing
6 21 (23.86%) OOP
6 21 (23.86%) TDD
7 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 17 (19.32%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (19.32%) Refactoring
9 12 (13.64%) Web Development
9 12 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 9 (10.23%) Workflow
12 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
12 8 (9.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 57 (64.77%) C#
2 36 (40.91%) Java
3 27 (30.68%) SQL
4 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.91%) VB
6 12 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 12 (13.64%) XPath
7 7 (7.95%) Python
8 6 (6.82%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.27%) VBScript
9 2 (2.27%) VB6
10 1 (1.14%) VBA
10 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.41%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) webMethods
3 5 (5.68%) HP
4 4 (4.55%) Software AG
4 4 (4.55%) Pega
5 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.27%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Sybase
7 1 (1.14%) IBM
7 1 (1.14%) Facebook