The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 193 180
Permanent jobs citing XSD 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.025% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.061% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
XSD
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1283 1645 1861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.82% 41.64% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1463 1665
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XSD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

XSD Salary Trend in Manchester

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) JMS
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) WSDL

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WSDL
2 2 (40.00%) XSL
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft