The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 152 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing XSD 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.027% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.067% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £41,250 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.01% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
XSD
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1139 1498 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.17% 40.11% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 734 1002 864
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XSD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

XSD Salary Trend in Scotland

XSD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

XSD Salary Histogram in Scotland

XSD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Edinburgh - 8 £60,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
XSD
UK

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 54 (100.00%) XML
2 44 (81.48%) MVC
3 43 (79.63%) Web Services
4 41 (75.93%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (61.11%) JMS
5 33 (61.11%) Oracle
5 33 (61.11%) RESTful
6 32 (59.26%) JPA
6 32 (59.26%) Use Case
6 32 (59.26%) AspectJ
6 32 (59.26%) Java EE
6 32 (59.26%) EclipseLink
6 32 (59.26%) EJB
6 32 (59.26%) JDBC
6 32 (59.26%) Java
6 32 (59.26%) JBoss
6 32 (59.26%) RUP
6 32 (59.26%) Spring
6 32 (59.26%) Maven
6 32 (59.26%) Hibernate
6 32 (59.26%) Unified Process
6 32 (59.26%) TopLink
6 32 (59.26%) Eclipse
6 32 (59.26%) WSDL
6 32 (59.26%) XML Schema
6 32 (59.26%) Middleware
7 25 (46.30%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (46.30%) People Management
7 25 (46.30%) Oracle Database
7 25 (46.30%) jBPM

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (59.26%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) PostgreSQL
1 25 (46.30%) Oracle Database
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 8 (14.81%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (59.26%) Eclipse
1 32 (59.26%) Maven
2 18 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 8 (14.81%) Selenium
3 8 (14.81%) TeamCity
3 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) WatiN
3 8 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 8 (14.81%) MSBuild
3 8 (14.81%) SpecFlow
3 8 (14.81%) GitLab
3 8 (14.81%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 40 (74.07%) Senior Developer
3 32 (59.26%) Java Developer
3 32 (59.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) XML
2 43 (79.63%) Web Services
3 33 (61.11%) JMS
3 33 (61.11%) RESTful
4 32 (59.26%) EclipseLink
4 32 (59.26%) WSDL
4 32 (59.26%) XML Schema
4 32 (59.26%) Middleware
4 32 (59.26%) Hibernate
4 32 (59.26%) TopLink
4 32 (59.26%) Spring
4 32 (59.26%) EJB
4 32 (59.26%) JDBC
4 32 (59.26%) Java EE
4 32 (59.26%) JPA
5 25 (46.30%) Drools
5 25 (46.30%) jBPM
6 21 (38.89%) .NET
7 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET
8 19 (35.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Android
1 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (81.48%) MVC
2 41 (75.93%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (59.26%) Use Case
3 32 (59.26%) Unified Process
3 32 (59.26%) RUP
4 25 (46.30%) People Management
5 9 (16.67%) Analytics
5 9 (16.67%) ETL
6 8 (14.81%) Data Analytics
6 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.96%) MVVM
8 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.11%) Line Management
9 5 (9.26%) Web Development
10 3 (5.56%) Android Development
10 3 (5.56%) iOS Development
10 3 (5.56%) Mobile Development
11 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) Java
1 32 (59.26%) AspectJ
2 14 (25.93%) C#
2 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
4 8 (14.81%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) VBScript
5 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.81%) Informatica
3 8 (14.81%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.70%) HP