The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 603 580 565
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Permanent jobs citing XSD 314 384 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 220 325 281
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41588 48588 45441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 40.23% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35399 40815 39560
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XSD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSD within the UK.

XSD Salary Trend in the UK

XSD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSD over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

XSD Salary Histogram in the UK

XSD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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
England -63 263 £46,000 +2.22% 26
London -61 73 £65,000 +18.18% 10
South East +11 72 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Scotland +59 45 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Edinburgh +46 35 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Surrey +21 30 £42,500 +6.25% 1
City of London +6 29 £66,000 +25.71% 2
East Midlands -38 28 £43,000 -6.52%
South West +8 25 £37,500 +6.38% 3
East of England +29 22 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Manchester +23 22 £47,000 -6.00%
North West +16 22 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Leicester +16 21 £43,000 -4.44%
Leicestershire +8 21 £43,000 -4.44%
Hertfordshire +12 14 £85,000 +96.53%
Berkshire +12 13 £53,750 +32.71% 4
Hampshire +3 13 £50,000 +17.64%
Bristol +16 12 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands -18 11 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Basingstoke - 11 £47,500 -
Wiltshire +9 10 £37,500 +6.38% 1
Swindon +3 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £43,750 -
Reading -2 9 £52,500 +29.62%
Yorkshire -19 9 £35,000 - 3
Redhill - 9 £50,000 -
Glasgow +16 8 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 7 - -
Oxford - 7 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire +26 6 £35,000 +22.80%

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 563 (94.15%) XML
2 307 (51.34%) SQL
3 305 (51.00%) Web Services
4 304 (50.84%) .NET
5 285 (47.66%) SQL Server
6 272 (45.48%) XSLT
7 261 (43.65%) C#
8 260 (43.48%) Java
9 254 (42.47%) JavaScript
10 245 (40.97%) HTML
11 241 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
12 199 (33.28%) Microsoft
13 192 (32.11%) CSS
14 185 (30.94%) SOAP
15 177 (29.60%) WSDL
16 175 (29.26%) ASP.NET
17 167 (27.93%) Oracle
18 157 (26.25%) .NET Framework
19 153 (25.59%) jQuery
20 141 (23.58%) Ajax
21 130 (21.74%) Scrum
22 129 (21.57%) MVC
23 126 (21.07%) T-SQL
24 120 (20.07%) SOA
25 117 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
26 112 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
26 112 (18.73%) Spring
27 105 (17.56%) Windows
28 104 (17.39%) WCF
29 102 (17.06%) Visual Studio

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 54 (9.03%) JBoss
2 52 (8.70%) IIS
3 51 (8.53%) Tomcat
4 41 (6.86%) WebLogic
5 38 (6.35%) WebSphere
6 30 (5.02%) BizTalk Server
7 28 (4.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (3.51%) MQSeries
9 20 (3.34%) Confluence
10 19 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (3.01%) Oracle Service Bus
12 13 (2.17%) Documentum
12 13 (2.17%) FileNet
13 12 (2.01%) CICS
14 10 (1.67%) SharePoint
14 10 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
15 9 (1.51%) CMS
15 9 (1.51%) Apache
16 8 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 28 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.00%) MS Office
4 3 (0.50%) MS Project
4 3 (0.50%) RoboHelp
4 3 (0.50%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 25 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (3.34%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.17%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.33%) AWD
5 2 (0.33%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.67%) PaaS
3 7 (1.17%) IaaS
4 6 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.00%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.34%) HTTP
2 18 (3.01%) LDAP
2 18 (3.01%) AMQP
3 17 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.68%) FTP
4 16 (2.68%) Internet
5 14 (2.34%) SSL
6 10 (1.67%) IPv4
7 8 (1.34%) SNMP
8 5 (0.84%) IMAP
9 4 (0.67%) Firewall
9 4 (0.67%) SMTP
10 3 (0.50%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.33%) DMZ
11 2 (0.33%) PPP
11 2 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (47.66%) SQL Server
2 117 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (13.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 72 (12.04%) Oracle Database
5 63 (10.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 55 (9.20%) MySQL
7 42 (7.02%) Relational Database
8 37 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (4.01%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (3.51%) Hadoop
11 21 (3.51%) MongoDB
12 17 (2.84%) Big Data
13 11 (1.84%) OLAP
14 10 (1.67%) DB2
15 9 (1.51%) NoSQL
16 8 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 102 (17.06%) Visual Studio
2 92 (15.38%) Subversion
3 73 (12.21%) Eclipse
4 70 (11.71%) JUnit
5 63 (10.54%) Maven
6 47 (7.86%) Git (software)
7 45 (7.53%) JIRA
8 39 (6.52%) Jenkins
9 31 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 29 (4.85%) SoapUI
11 25 (4.18%) MSBuild
11 25 (4.18%) Selenium
12 23 (3.85%) NUnit
13 15 (2.51%) Ant
13 15 (2.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 15 (2.51%) Cucumber
14 13 (2.17%) SpecFlow
15 12 (2.01%) TeamCity
16 11 (1.84%) AccuRev
17 9 (1.51%) WatiN
General
1 89 (14.88%) Finance
2 55 (9.20%) Banking
3 38 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.85%) Marketing
5 20 (3.34%) Retail
6 17 (2.84%) Back Office
7 16 (2.68%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.34%) Investment Banking
9 13 (2.17%) Front Office
10 12 (2.01%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.84%) Automotive
12 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.50%) Publishing
14 2 (0.33%) Advertising
14 2 (0.33%) Law
14 2 (0.33%) Electronics
14 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.17%) Games
15 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 421 (70.40%) Developer
2 151 (25.25%) Senior Developer
3 140 (23.41%) Java Developer
4 75 (12.54%) Software Developer
5 65 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 54 (9.03%) Analyst
7 51 (8.53%) .NET Developer
8 46 (7.69%) Architect
9 44 (7.36%) C# Developer
10 36 (6.02%) Software Engineer
11 29 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
11 29 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.18%) Lead Developer
13 19 (3.18%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.18%) Oracle Developer
14 18 (3.01%) Analyst Developer
14 18 (3.01%) Applications Developer
14 18 (3.01%) Hybris Developer
15 17 (2.84%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 563 (94.15%) XML
2 305 (51.00%) Web Services
3 304 (50.84%) .NET
4 272 (45.48%) XSLT
5 245 (40.97%) HTML
6 192 (32.11%) CSS
7 185 (30.94%) SOAP
8 177 (29.60%) WSDL
9 175 (29.26%) ASP.NET
10 157 (26.25%) .NET Framework
11 153 (25.59%) jQuery
12 141 (23.58%) Ajax
13 112 (18.73%) Spring
14 104 (17.39%) WCF
15 98 (16.39%) Middleware
16 92 (15.38%) JMS
17 87 (14.55%) J2EE
18 80 (13.38%) RESTful
19 78 (13.04%) Hibernate
20 77 (12.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.36%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.02%) Open Source
3 28 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.01%) Mainframe
5 20 (3.34%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.84%) User Experience
8 14 (2.34%) Client/Server
9 13 (2.17%) N-Tier
9 13 (2.17%) EFT
10 12 (2.01%) MPEG
10 12 (2.01%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.84%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (1.67%) iPad
13 9 (1.51%) Informatics
13 9 (1.51%) PKI
14 8 (1.34%) W3C
14 8 (1.34%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.34%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 105 (17.56%) Windows
2 75 (12.54%) Linux
3 74 (12.37%) UNIX
4 29 (4.85%) AIX
5 19 (3.18%) Android
6 15 (2.51%) Solaris
7 10 (1.67%) HPUX
8 7 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (21.74%) Scrum
3 129 (21.57%) MVC
4 120 (20.07%) SOA
5 112 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
6 92 (15.38%) OO
7 77 (12.88%) Software Engineering
8 76 (12.71%) TDD
9 74 (12.37%) UML
10 61 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
11 60 (10.03%) Multithreading
11 60 (10.03%) Data Modelling
12 57 (9.53%) E-Commerce
13 53 (8.86%) OOD
13 53 (8.86%) Unit Testing
14 46 (7.69%) B2B
15 36 (6.02%) ETL
16 35 (5.85%) RUP
16 35 (5.85%) Project Management
17 34 (5.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 307 (51.34%) SQL
2 261 (43.65%) C#
3 260 (43.48%) Java
4 254 (42.47%) JavaScript
5 126 (21.07%) T-SQL
6 85 (14.21%) XPath
7 55 (9.20%) C++
8 44 (7.36%) PL/SQL
9 30 (5.02%) C
10 29 (4.85%) AspectJ
11 17 (2.84%) Python
11 17 (2.84%) XQuery
11 17 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.84%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.67%) Groovy
14 9 (1.51%) VB
14 9 (1.51%) PHP
15 5 (0.84%) Perl
15 5 (0.84%) VBA
16 4 (0.67%) F#
Qualifications
1 90 (15.05%) Degree
2 23 (3.85%) ISEB
3 12 (2.01%) Sun Certification
4 9 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.17%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CFA
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.01%) ISO 8583
2 15 (2.51%) QA
2 15 (2.51%) SLA
3 6 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.33%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.67%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.67%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.50%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.17%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 199 (33.28%) Microsoft
2 167 (27.93%) Oracle
3 33 (5.52%) VMware
4 23 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 20 (3.34%) HP
6 18 (3.01%) hybris
7 16 (2.68%) IBM
8 15 (2.51%) Pega
9 12 (2.01%) Siebel
9 12 (2.01%) webMethods
10 10 (1.67%) Informatica
11 9 (1.51%) Software AG
11 9 (1.51%) Cognizant
11 9 (1.51%) Sybase
12 8 (1.34%) SAP
12 8 (1.34%) Nintex
13 6 (1.00%) ION Trading
14 5 (0.84%) Red Hat
15 4 (0.67%) Remedy
16 3 (0.50%) Stellent
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TUI Group
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Pension, Healthcare, 25days, life assurance, flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Highly Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus + B
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, healthcare, travel
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Metro Bank
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago