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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 196 180 191
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing XSD 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.023% 0.078% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.056% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
1772 1937 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.63% 50.61% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1720 1998
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,404 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) XSLT
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Kanban
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) LINQ
3 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 5 (50.00%) WinForms
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (50.00%) SOA

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Ant
1 4 (40.00%) Toad
1 4 (40.00%) ERwin
1 4 (40.00%) Log4j
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) XSLT
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (50.00%) WinForms
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) Servlets
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) AIX
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) ATDD
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) RAD
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) Actimize