The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 133 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing XSD 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.044% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £40,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -12.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
XSD
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 639 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.86% 28.17% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 473 531 622
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XSD across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XSD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

XSD Salary Trend in Reading

XSD
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSD across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

XSD Salary Histogram in Reading

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (80.00%) SOA
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) WSDL
3 5 (50.00%) BPEL
4 4 (40.00%) XPath
4 4 (40.00%) XSLT
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Middleware
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) WF
6 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WSDL
2 4 (40.00%) XSLT
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) WF
4 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (20.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) BPEL
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) XPath
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle