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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 157 158 158
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing XSD 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.25% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.60% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
1226 1342 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.41% 41.20% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 892 864 820
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 19 December 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
Edinburgh - 4 £40,000 -
Glasgow -4 1 - -
XSD
UK

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) WSDL
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) UML
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
6 3 (33.33%) ClearCase
6 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
6 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) WSDL
4 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 3 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) XAML
4 1 (11.11%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio