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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 611 550 578
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +28
Permanent jobs citing XSD 279 352 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.83% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 217 289 251
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%

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
39073 42586 46481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.08% 41.05% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33698 35569 41359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
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

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
England -60 268 £50,000 +5.26% 42
London -23 98 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South East -5 75 £50,000 +25.00% 11
East Midlands -27 37 £42,500 -15.00% 1
City of London -7 29 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Basingstoke +24 26 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire +2 26 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +4 23 £45,000 -5.26% 6
South West +1 19 £36,250 +1.88% 2
Surrey -4 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hertfordshire +5 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Leicestershire +16 15 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire +9 15 £60,000 +26.31%
Yorkshire -38 14 £25,000 -33.33% 4
Leicester +27 12 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 12 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 12 £60,000 - 6
Bristol - 10 £36,875 -
Watford -5 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Reading +15 8 £60,000 +48.14%
Nottinghamshire -23 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Nottingham -26 8 £47,500 -5.00%
West Yorkshire -30 8 £21,500 -42.66% 3
Derbyshire +7 7 £31,000 -38.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 7 - - 1
Redhill - 7 £45,000 -
Guildford - 7 £55,000 - 2
High Wycombe +4 6 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £60,000 +26.31%
Leeds -23 6 £21,500 -36.76%

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 560 (95.08%) XML
2 308 (52.29%) SQL
3 306 (51.95%) Web Services
4 283 (48.05%) .NET
5 276 (46.86%) SQL Server
6 271 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
7 264 (44.82%) C#
8 259 (43.97%) XSLT
9 258 (43.80%) Java
10 216 (36.67%) JavaScript
11 211 (35.82%) HTML
12 191 (32.43%) SOAP
13 187 (31.75%) Microsoft
14 166 (28.18%) Scrum
15 163 (27.67%) WSDL
16 158 (26.83%) Windows
17 153 (25.98%) CSS
18 152 (25.81%) .NET Framework
19 148 (25.13%) ASP.NET
20 134 (22.75%) SOA
21 129 (21.90%) WCF
22 124 (21.05%) jQuery
23 123 (20.88%) OO
23 123 (20.88%) Oracle
24 120 (20.37%) XPath
25 118 (20.03%) T-SQL
26 107 (18.17%) UNIX
26 107 (18.17%) Ajax
27 106 (18.00%) MVC
28 102 (17.32%) Finance

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 69 (11.71%) IIS
2 48 (8.15%) Tomcat
3 45 (7.64%) JBoss
4 38 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 29 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (4.24%) WebLogic
7 24 (4.07%) Confluence
8 21 (3.57%) MQSeries
9 15 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (2.21%) CMS
11 12 (2.04%) Apache
11 12 (2.04%) SharePoint
12 11 (1.87%) Documentum
12 11 (1.87%) FileNet
13 10 (1.70%) CICS
13 10 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (1.19%) Sonic ESB
14 7 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
15 6 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 33 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.53%) MS Office
3 4 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) RoboHelp
4 3 (0.51%) XMetaL
4 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.51%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.40%) PaaS
3 14 (2.38%) SaaS
4 7 (1.19%) IaaS
5 6 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.75%) LDAP
2 25 (4.24%) HTTP
3 22 (3.74%) AMQP
4 21 (3.57%) SSL
5 18 (3.06%) TCP/IP
6 17 (2.89%) FTP
7 9 (1.53%) IPv4
7 9 (1.53%) Wireless
8 8 (1.36%) Internet
9 7 (1.19%) SNMP
10 5 (0.85%) IMAP
10 5 (0.85%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.51%) Firewall
11 3 (0.51%) DNS
12 2 (0.34%) VoIP
12 2 (0.34%) DMZ
13 1 (0.17%) WinSCP
13 1 (0.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (46.86%) SQL Server
2 81 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (12.56%) MySQL
4 59 (10.02%) Relational Database
5 39 (6.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 38 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (5.60%) Oracle Database
8 30 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (4.58%) RDBMS
10 20 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (3.23%) DB2
12 12 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (2.04%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.70%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.70%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (1.36%) Big Data
14 8 (1.36%) Apache Accumulo
15 7 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 81 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 80 (13.58%) Visual Studio
3 77 (13.07%) JUnit
4 70 (11.88%) Subversion
5 64 (10.87%) Maven
6 61 (10.36%) JIRA
7 48 (8.15%) Eclipse
8 43 (7.30%) Selenium
9 39 (6.62%) Jenkins
10 31 (5.26%) Cucumber
11 30 (5.09%) Git (software)
12 29 (4.92%) NUnit
13 24 (4.07%) MSBuild
14 23 (3.90%) QuickTest Pro
14 23 (3.90%) FitNesse
15 22 (3.74%) Ant
16 20 (3.40%) SpecFlow
17 16 (2.72%) SoapUI
18 12 (2.04%) Hudson
18 12 (2.04%) JProfiler
General
1 102 (17.32%) Finance
2 45 (7.64%) Telecoms
2 45 (7.64%) Banking
3 42 (7.13%) Retail
4 24 (4.07%) Marketing
5 19 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.89%) Multimedia
7 12 (2.04%) Front Office
8 9 (1.53%) Back Office
8 9 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.19%) Publishing
10 6 (1.02%) Games
11 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.34%) Law
12 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 369 (62.65%) Developer
2 122 (20.71%) Senior Developer
2 122 (20.71%) Java Developer
3 71 (12.05%) Analyst
4 59 (10.02%) Software Developer
5 58 (9.85%) C# Developer
6 54 (9.17%) Architect
7 48 (8.15%) .NET Developer
8 40 (6.79%) Software Engineer
9 39 (6.62%) Senior Java Developer
10 36 (6.11%) Test Analyst
11 33 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
13 25 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (3.90%) Team Leader
15 22 (3.74%) Web Developer
15 22 (3.74%) Designer
16 21 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
17 19 (3.23%) Lead Developer
17 19 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 560 (95.08%) XML
2 306 (51.95%) Web Services
3 283 (48.05%) .NET
4 259 (43.97%) XSLT
5 211 (35.82%) HTML
6 191 (32.43%) SOAP
7 163 (27.67%) WSDL
8 153 (25.98%) CSS
9 152 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 148 (25.13%) ASP.NET
11 129 (21.90%) WCF
12 124 (21.05%) jQuery
13 107 (18.17%) Ajax
14 98 (16.64%) J2EE
15 89 (15.11%) REST
16 88 (14.94%) Spring
17 84 (14.26%) RESTful
18 78 (13.24%) Middleware
19 73 (12.39%) XSL
20 68 (11.54%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.41%) Mainframe
4 25 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.74%) N-Tier
6 19 (3.23%) Open Source
7 18 (3.06%) User Experience
8 16 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (2.55%) Mathematics
10 13 (2.21%) MPEG
11 12 (2.04%) iPad
12 11 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
13 10 (1.70%) Blog
14 9 (1.53%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.53%) W3C
14 9 (1.53%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.53%) Fixed Income
15 7 (1.19%) EFT
16 6 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (1.02%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 158 (26.83%) Windows
2 107 (18.17%) UNIX
3 89 (15.11%) Linux
4 48 (8.15%) AIX
5 14 (2.38%) Solaris
6 11 (1.87%) Android
7 9 (1.53%) HPUX
8 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (28.18%) Scrum
3 134 (22.75%) SOA
4 123 (20.88%) OO
5 106 (18.00%) MVC
6 97 (16.47%) TDD
7 86 (14.60%) Multithreading
8 79 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (12.73%) Software Engineering
10 66 (11.21%) E-Commerce
11 64 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
12 61 (10.36%) UML
13 59 (10.02%) Workflow
14 53 (9.00%) Unit Testing
15 49 (8.32%) Data Modelling
16 47 (7.98%) OOD
16 47 (7.98%) B2B
17 43 (7.30%) Project Management
18 41 (6.96%) Mentoring
19 38 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 308 (52.29%) SQL
2 264 (44.82%) C#
3 258 (43.80%) Java
4 216 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 120 (20.37%) XPath
6 118 (20.03%) T-SQL
7 57 (9.68%) C++
8 38 (6.45%) C
9 26 (4.41%) Shell Script
10 23 (3.90%) VB
11 20 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 16 (2.72%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.38%) XQuery
14 12 (2.04%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.87%) Python
16 9 (1.53%) Groovy
17 8 (1.36%) Korn
18 7 (1.19%) Perl
19 6 (1.02%) PHP
20 5 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (14.77%) Degree
2 37 (6.28%) ISEB
3 11 (1.87%) Sun Certification
4 8 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) MBA
8 1 (0.17%) CFA
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.66%) QA
2 16 (2.72%) SLA
3 7 (1.19%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.34%) WAI
7 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.53%) VirtualBox
3 8 (1.36%) Firmware
4 7 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.02%) HDFS
6 5 (0.85%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 23 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.85%) CA SiteMinder
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.51%) Puppet
3 3 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.34%) Control-M
4 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.34%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 187 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 123 (20.88%) Oracle
3 52 (8.83%) HP
4 31 (5.26%) VMware
5 24 (4.07%) webMethods
5 24 (4.07%) IBM
6 22 (3.74%) Software AG
7 20 (3.40%) Cognizant
8 19 (3.23%) hybris
9 15 (2.55%) TIBCO
10 13 (2.21%) Sybase
11 11 (1.87%) AccuRev
12 10 (1.70%) Google
12 10 (1.70%) Pega
13 7 (1.19%) Nokia
13 7 (1.19%) Siemens
13 7 (1.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 7 (1.19%) Cerillion
14 6 (1.02%) Rackspace
14 6 (1.02%) Business Objects
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £40k plus bonus and bens.
Posted: 7 hours ago
London, Gloucester, Bristol, Bath, Swindon
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £40k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30-35k+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Plus package
Posted: 7 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago