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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 246 231 241
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing XSD 19 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £43,750 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £63,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
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
3092 3326 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.10% 49.70% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2646 2965 3129
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 October 2014. 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 +2 17 - -
Manchester -11 1 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) XML
2 39 (84.78%) C#
3 38 (82.61%) XSLT
4 30 (65.22%) .NET
5 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
5 28 (60.87%) Java
6 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (56.52%) OO
8 25 (54.35%) WCF
9 24 (52.17%) .NET Framework
9 24 (52.17%) MVC
10 22 (47.83%) TDD
10 22 (47.83%) LINQ
11 21 (45.65%) RESTful
12 19 (41.30%) HTML
12 19 (41.30%) SQL
12 19 (41.30%) Oracle
13 17 (36.96%) Web Services
13 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
13 17 (36.96%) SOA
14 16 (34.78%) UNIX
14 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
15 15 (32.61%) IBM
15 15 (32.61%) WPF
15 15 (32.61%) jQuery
15 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
16 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
16 14 (30.43%) J2EE

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 12 (26.09%) JBoss
2 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (8.70%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.17%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) Edge Animate
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Wireless
2 4 (8.70%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) FTP
3 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 11 (23.91%) MySQL
4 10 (21.74%) DB2
5 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.22%) SpecFlow
3 6 (13.04%) Maven
4 5 (10.87%) Ant
5 4 (8.70%) Toad
5 4 (8.70%) ERwin
5 4 (8.70%) Log4j
5 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.17%) Sublime Text
8 1 (2.17%) Aptana Studio
8 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Retail
3 9 (19.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 24 (52.17%) Senior Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Senior Web Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Applications Developer
5 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
6 9 (19.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (17.39%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
9 3 (6.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (4.35%) C# Application Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Application Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Applications Developer
10 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) XML
2 38 (82.61%) XSLT
3 30 (65.22%) .NET
4 25 (54.35%) WCF
5 24 (52.17%) .NET Framework
6 22 (47.83%) LINQ
7 21 (45.65%) RESTful
8 19 (41.30%) HTML
9 17 (36.96%) Web Services
9 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
10 15 (32.61%) jQuery
10 15 (32.61%) WPF
11 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (30.43%) J2EE
11 14 (30.43%) SOAP
12 13 (28.26%) ADO.NET
12 13 (28.26%) Middleware
12 13 (28.26%) WinForms
12 13 (28.26%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.35%) RIA
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) UNIX
2 14 (30.43%) AIX
3 13 (28.26%) Windows
4 11 (23.91%) Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) OO
3 24 (52.17%) MVC
4 22 (47.83%) TDD
5 17 (36.96%) SOA
6 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
7 13 (28.26%) Web Development
7 13 (28.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (28.26%) ATDD
8 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
8 11 (23.91%) Refactoring
8 11 (23.91%) Kanban
8 11 (23.91%) Customer Engagement
9 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (21.74%) Quality Management
9 10 (21.74%) Scrum
10 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
10 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
10 9 (19.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) C#
2 28 (60.87%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
6 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
6 13 (28.26%) TypeScript
7 10 (21.74%) XPath
8 9 (19.57%) VB
9 7 (15.22%) Korn
10 5 (10.87%) Python
11 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
12 3 (6.52%) sed
12 3 (6.52%) AWK
13 2 (4.35%) PHP
14 1 (2.17%) VBA
14 1 (2.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 15 (32.61%) IBM
3 4 (8.70%) Actimize
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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