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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 247 234 266
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Permanent jobs citing XSD 16 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.20% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.52% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £37,500 £75,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +76.47%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
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
2628 2296 3029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.99% 38.16% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2328 1981 2644
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,350 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSD across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

XSD Salary Histogram in the North West

XSD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside -5 10 £31,750 -
Cheshire +13 4 £35,000 -54.83%
Manchester -10 2 £50,000 +33.33%
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 28 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (92.86%) Web Services
3 25 (89.29%) WSDL
4 24 (85.71%) Oracle
5 23 (82.14%) SOAP
5 23 (82.14%) JMS
5 23 (82.14%) SDLC
6 22 (78.57%) XSLT
7 21 (75.00%) SOA
7 21 (75.00%) FTP
7 21 (75.00%) HTTP
7 21 (75.00%) HTTPS
7 21 (75.00%) SSL
7 21 (75.00%) XPath
7 21 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 21 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 21 (75.00%) Service Design
8 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
8 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
11 4 (14.29%) .NET
11 4 (14.29%) Banking
12 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
12 3 (10.71%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (10.71%) Selenium
12 3 (10.71%) REST

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 21 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) iPaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) FTP
1 21 (75.00%) HTTP
1 21 (75.00%) HTTPS
1 21 (75.00%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) DB2
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) FitNesse
2 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
4 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Administrator
2 19 (67.86%) Technical Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Java Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Junior
4 1 (3.57%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Junior Java Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (92.86%) Web Services
3 25 (89.29%) WSDL
4 23 (82.14%) JMS
4 23 (82.14%) SOAP
5 22 (78.57%) XSLT
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (10.71%) REST
8 2 (7.14%) Behat
8 2 (7.14%) EJB
8 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.14%) HTML
8 2 (7.14%) J2EE
8 2 (7.14%) jQuery
8 2 (7.14%) JSON
8 2 (7.14%) JSP
8 2 (7.14%) Servlets
8 2 (7.14%) Struts
9 1 (3.57%) CSS
9 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) SDLC
2 21 (75.00%) Service Design
2 21 (75.00%) SOA
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.71%) BDD
4 3 (10.71%) Coaching
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) CMMI
5 2 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.14%) RUP
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) XPath
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) COBOL
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) Teradata