The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 75 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XSD 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% - 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £38,000 - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
XSD
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
262 241 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.81% 42.50% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 234 216 259
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,303 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

XSD
Salary Trend in the North East

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

XSD Salary Trend in the North East

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) WSDL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XPath
3 3 (60.00%) MFC
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) WSDL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) MFC
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) RUP
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) XPath
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle