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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 241 235 256
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing XSD 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.058% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 6
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2861 3272 4120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.49% 49.55% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2541 2924 3719
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 £52,000 £44,000 £50,000
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 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 January 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 -9 3 £47,500 -
Manchester -10 1 £44,000 -12.00% 5
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (100.00%) XML
2 21 (91.30%) Java
3 20 (86.96%) XSLT
4 19 (82.61%) C#
5 15 (65.22%) SQL
6 14 (60.87%) JBoss
6 14 (60.87%) Finance
7 13 (56.52%) .NET
8 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
8 12 (52.17%) Web Services
8 12 (52.17%) Middleware
9 11 (47.83%) MVC
9 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
9 11 (47.83%) Retail
9 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
9 11 (47.83%) Customer Engagement
10 10 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (43.48%) XPath
10 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (43.48%) WCF
10 10 (43.48%) OO
10 10 (43.48%) Oracle
11 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
11 9 (39.13%) Financial Institution
11 9 (39.13%) Wireless
11 9 (39.13%) Validation
11 9 (39.13%) SLA
11 9 (39.13%) IBM
11 9 (39.13%) SOAP
11 9 (39.13%) Windows

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (60.87%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) DB2
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (26.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Retail
3 9 (39.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) XML
2 20 (86.96%) XSLT
3 13 (56.52%) .NET
4 12 (52.17%) Web Services
4 12 (52.17%) Middleware
5 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
6 10 (43.48%) WCF
7 9 (39.13%) SOAP
7 9 (39.13%) J2EE
7 9 (39.13%) LINQ
7 9 (39.13%) .NET Remoting
7 9 (39.13%) RESTful
7 9 (39.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) WSDL
9 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
9 3 (13.04%) Struts
9 3 (13.04%) JSP
9 3 (13.04%) Servlets
9 3 (13.04%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (13.04%) VUI
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
1 3 (13.04%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.35%) Informatics
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) UNIX
3 6 (26.09%) AIX
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
1 11 (47.83%) Customer Engagement
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) OO
3 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 9 (39.13%) Validation
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Quality Management
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.35%) Release Management
8 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Planning Poker
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
5 10 (43.48%) XPath
6 9 (39.13%) VB
7 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) Korn
10 2 (8.70%) PHP
10 2 (8.70%) sed
10 2 (8.70%) AWK
11 1 (4.35%) XQuery
11 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 8 days ago