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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 245 225 242
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs citing XSD 6 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.087% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 7
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +29.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.48% +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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2735 3292 3832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.68% 49.33% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2372 2897 3422
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XSD across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +3 3 £47,500 -
Manchester -3 3 £45,000 -10.00% 6
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) XSLT
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) JBoss
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) Web Services
6 6 (46.15%) SOA
6 6 (46.15%) Middleware
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) WCF
6 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (38.46%) Retail
7 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
8 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle
8 4 (30.77%) WSDL
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 4 (30.77%) CSS
8 4 (30.77%) XPath
8 4 (30.77%) OO
8 4 (30.77%) jQuery

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (61.54%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) XSLT
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) Middleware
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) WSDL
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) JSP
7 3 (23.08%) Servlets
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Struts
7 3 (23.08%) EJB
7 3 (23.08%) J2EE
7 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
1 3 (23.08%) IVR
1 3 (23.08%) Informatics
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (23.08%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (30.77%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Separation of Concerns
5 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Planning Poker
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) XPath
5 3 (23.08%) VB
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
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