The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 73 53
Permanent jobs citing XSD 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.31% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.60% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £39,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +13.38%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 336 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.76% 51.61% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 136 305 192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XSD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

XSD Salary Trend in Merseyside