The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - 222 246
Permanent jobs citing XSD 0 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 8
Median salary - £47,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2133 2615 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.79% 40.83% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1831 2202 2792
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing XSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XSD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

XSD Salary Trend in the North West

XSD
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for XSD.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) RPG
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) RPG Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) RPG
1 2 (66.67%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM