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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 571 538 573
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +35
Permanent jobs citing XSD 351 355 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.84% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 265 272 265
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
42759 42091 46176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.51% 39.72% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36020 36508 40420
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 2 October 2014 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 2 October 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
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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 -23 340 £50,000 - 39
London -8 156 £52,500 -12.50% 21
City of London +10 54 £52,500 -12.50% 9
South East +6 49 £45,000 +12.50% 7
East Midlands +6 42 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Yorkshire -54 35 £28,500 -16.17%
Nottinghamshire +8 27 £50,000 - 1
Nottingham +30 25 £50,000 - 1
Surrey -6 25 £45,000 -18.18% 5
West Yorkshire -51 24 £27,500 -19.11%
North West -6 23 £56,250 +40.62% 6
Cheshire +5 22 £67,500 +50.00%
Leeds -49 18 £40,000 +17.64%
South West -7 17 £45,000 +3.44%
East of England -14 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
West Midlands -15 13 £40,000 -11.11%
Crewe - 11 - -
Guildford +4 10 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Gloucestershire -5 10 - -
North Yorkshire -13 10 £28,500 -
York - 10 £28,500 -
Redhill - 9 £45,000 - 1
Derbyshire -5 8 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -13 8 £42,500 -
Brighton -13 8 £37,500 -
East Sussex -15 8 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £42,500 -
Oxford +12 7 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Oxfordshire +6 7 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Lincolnshire - 7 £42,500 - 3

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 679 (93.14%) XML
2 403 (55.28%) Web Services
3 366 (50.21%) SQL
4 349 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
5 338 (46.36%) Java
6 337 (46.23%) .NET
7 317 (43.48%) HTML
7 317 (43.48%) SQL Server
8 308 (42.25%) C#
9 299 (41.02%) JavaScript
10 280 (38.41%) XSLT
11 265 (36.35%) CSS
12 251 (34.43%) Microsoft
13 247 (33.88%) Scrum
14 246 (33.74%) SOAP
15 206 (28.26%) ASP.NET
16 198 (27.16%) jQuery
17 194 (26.61%) SOA
18 187 (25.65%) OO
19 178 (24.42%) WCF
20 165 (22.63%) .NET Framework
20 165 (22.63%) Ajax
21 159 (21.81%) Oracle
22 158 (21.67%) WSDL
22 158 (21.67%) TDD
23 152 (20.85%) MVC
24 151 (20.71%) Finance
25 144 (19.75%) JSON
26 137 (18.79%) Spring
26 137 (18.79%) Windows

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 73 (10.01%) Tomcat
2 71 (9.74%) IIS
3 57 (7.82%) Apache
4 35 (4.80%) CMS
5 32 (4.39%) WebSphere
6 30 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (4.12%) SharePoint
7 28 (3.84%) WebLogic
8 21 (2.88%) Confluence
8 21 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.78%) Adobe CQ
11 11 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (0.55%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 43 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.51%) MS Office
3 9 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) MS Project
7 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.14%) Edge Animate
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.41%) Magento
4 3 (0.41%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.27%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.14%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.12%) SaaS
2 29 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.88%) PaaS
4 10 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.76%) SSL
2 37 (5.08%) SNMP
3 34 (4.66%) HTTP
4 25 (3.43%) LDAP
5 13 (1.78%) Intranet
6 10 (1.37%) AMQP
7 9 (1.23%) Wireless
7 9 (1.23%) Internet
8 6 (0.82%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.69%) Firewall
9 5 (0.69%) Network Security
10 4 (0.55%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.41%) DNS
11 3 (0.41%) ATM
11 3 (0.41%) FTP
12 2 (0.27%) VoIP
13 1 (0.14%) Broadband
13 1 (0.14%) SSH
13 1 (0.14%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 123 (16.87%) Relational Database
3 115 (15.78%) MySQL
4 97 (13.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (7.54%) RDBMS
6 49 (6.72%) DB2
7 46 (6.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 43 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (5.35%) Oracle Database
9 39 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (3.16%) Hadoop
12 15 (2.06%) Apache Accumulo
12 15 (2.06%) Big Data
13 14 (1.92%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.65%) MongoDB
15 10 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 132 (18.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 106 (14.54%) Selenium
3 88 (12.07%) Visual Studio
4 80 (10.97%) JUnit
5 75 (10.29%) Eclipse
6 74 (10.15%) Maven
7 68 (9.33%) JIRA
8 62 (8.50%) Cucumber
9 53 (7.27%) SpecFlow
9 53 (7.27%) Subversion
10 48 (6.58%) QuickTest Pro
11 47 (6.45%) FitNesse
12 38 (5.21%) NUnit
13 33 (4.53%) Ant
14 30 (4.12%) Hudson
15 26 (3.57%) MSBuild
16 23 (3.16%) Jenkins
17 20 (2.74%) SoapUI
18 16 (2.19%) JDeveloper
18 16 (2.19%) Git (software)
General
1 151 (20.71%) Finance
2 81 (11.11%) Retail
3 52 (7.13%) Telecoms
4 45 (6.17%) Banking
5 33 (4.53%) Marketing
6 18 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.37%) Games
9 10 (1.37%) Back Office
10 9 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.23%) Publishing
11 7 (0.96%) Electronics
11 7 (0.96%) Legal
12 6 (0.82%) Law
12 6 (0.82%) Front Office
13 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.41%) Military
15 1 (0.14%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 490 (67.22%) Developer
2 163 (22.36%) Java Developer
3 145 (19.89%) Senior Developer
4 96 (13.17%) C# Developer
5 91 (12.48%) .NET Developer
6 86 (11.80%) Analyst
7 75 (10.29%) Web Developer
8 69 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 61 (8.37%) Test Analyst
10 60 (8.23%) Architect
11 56 (7.68%) Software Developer
12 45 (6.17%) Senior C# Developer
13 44 (6.04%) Software Engineer
14 42 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
15 38 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
16 30 (4.12%) Senior Web Developer
17 29 (3.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 25 (3.43%) QA Analyst
18 25 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
19 22 (3.02%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 679 (93.14%) XML
2 403 (55.28%) Web Services
3 337 (46.23%) .NET
4 317 (43.48%) HTML
5 280 (38.41%) XSLT
6 265 (36.35%) CSS
7 246 (33.74%) SOAP
8 206 (28.26%) ASP.NET
9 198 (27.16%) jQuery
10 178 (24.42%) WCF
11 165 (22.63%) Ajax
11 165 (22.63%) .NET Framework
12 158 (21.67%) WSDL
13 144 (19.75%) JSON
14 137 (18.79%) Spring
15 123 (16.87%) REST
16 121 (16.60%) XSL
17 120 (16.46%) J2EE
18 113 (15.50%) JMS
19 100 (13.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.76%) N-Tier
3 32 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.70%) Open Source
5 25 (3.43%) Mathematics
6 21 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.19%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (2.19%) Blog
8 15 (2.06%) W3C
9 14 (1.92%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.37%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.37%) User Experience
11 8 (1.10%) DTV
11 8 (1.10%) Kindle
12 7 (0.96%) NHS
13 6 (0.82%) Social Network
13 6 (0.82%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.82%) Web 2.0
14 5 (0.69%) PMI
15 4 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 137 (18.79%) Windows
2 121 (16.60%) UNIX
3 115 (15.78%) Linux
4 33 (4.53%) AIX
5 15 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (1.92%) Android
7 6 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
10 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (33.88%) Scrum
3 194 (26.61%) SOA
4 187 (25.65%) OO
5 158 (21.67%) TDD
6 152 (20.85%) MVC
7 93 (12.76%) E-Commerce
8 91 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
9 86 (11.80%) Software Engineering
10 85 (11.66%) UML
11 82 (11.25%) Multithreading
12 73 (10.01%) Unit Testing
13 67 (9.19%) Mentoring
14 57 (7.82%) Test Planning
14 57 (7.82%) Test Management
15 55 (7.54%) Workflow
16 51 (7.00%) OOD
16 51 (7.00%) Performance Tuning
17 46 (6.31%) Web Development
18 45 (6.17%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 366 (50.21%) SQL
2 338 (46.36%) Java
3 308 (42.25%) C#
4 299 (41.02%) JavaScript
5 117 (16.05%) T-SQL
6 85 (11.66%) XPath
7 40 (5.49%) C++
8 31 (4.25%) VB
9 30 (4.12%) VB.NET
10 29 (3.98%) Shell Script
11 24 (3.29%) PowerShell
12 20 (2.74%) C
13 17 (2.33%) Python
14 15 (2.06%) PHP
14 15 (2.06%) Groovy
14 15 (2.06%) TypeScript
15 13 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.78%) VBScript
16 7 (0.96%) Korn
17 4 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 117 (16.05%) Degree
2 57 (7.82%) ISEB
3 17 (2.33%) HND
3 17 (2.33%) PhD
4 15 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.27%) PMP
8 1 (0.14%) MBA
8 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (16.19%) QA
2 17 (2.33%) SLA
3 8 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.96%) HL7
5 3 (0.41%) WAI
5 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.27%) Basel III
System Software
1 15 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.37%) HDFS
3 6 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.82%) Firmware
4 5 (0.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 52 (7.13%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (2.47%) Puppet
3 13 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.69%) Ambari
5 4 (0.55%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.14%) MOM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 251 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 159 (21.81%) Oracle
3 73 (10.01%) JBoss
3 73 (10.01%) HP
4 28 (3.84%) IBM
5 26 (3.57%) Google
6 21 (2.88%) webMethods
6 21 (2.88%) Software AG
6 21 (2.88%) hybris
7 19 (2.61%) Cognizant
8 16 (2.19%) VMware
9 15 (2.06%) Canoo
10 13 (1.78%) Adobe
11 12 (1.65%) Rackspace
12 10 (1.37%) Business Objects
13 9 (1.23%) Sitecore
14 8 (1.10%) SAP
15 5 (0.69%) Actimize
15 5 (0.69%) Sony
16 4 (0.55%) Nokia
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: full banking benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: plus full banking benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Soundnet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago