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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 568 548 558
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing XSD 352 352 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.83% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 264 270 285
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
England -22 341 £50,000 - 35
London -16 155 £52,500 -12.50% 17
City of London +6 52 £52,500 -19.23% 8
South East -10 52 £45,000 +12.50% 5
East Midlands +11 38 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Yorkshire -44 38 £28,500 -16.17% 2
West Yorkshire -51 27 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Surrey +14 25 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 25 £50,000 - 2
North West -6 24 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Nottingham +20 23 £50,000 - 2
Leeds -49 22 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Cheshire +6 21 £67,500 +50.00% 1
South West -17 18 £45,750 +27.08%
West Midlands -8 15 £40,000 - 1
East of England -30 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Guildford +14 10 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Gloucestershire +6 10 - -
North Yorkshire -12 10 £28,500 - 1
East Sussex - 10 £37,500 -
York - 10 £28,500 - 1
Brighton - 10 £37,500 -
Crewe - 10 - - 1
Hampshire -5 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Portsmouth -11 8 £55,000 +20.21%
Oxford +10 7 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Swindon +5 7 £45,750 -
Oxfordshire +3 7 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Wiltshire +3 7 £45,750 +33.57%
Lincolnshire - 7 £42,500 - 2

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 700 (93.21%) XML
2 405 (53.93%) Web Services
3 382 (50.87%) SQL
4 363 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
5 358 (47.67%) Java
6 345 (45.94%) .NET
7 334 (44.47%) HTML
8 319 (42.48%) SQL Server
9 316 (42.08%) C#
10 309 (41.15%) JavaScript
11 287 (38.22%) CSS
12 286 (38.08%) XSLT
13 263 (35.02%) Microsoft
14 255 (33.95%) SOAP
15 253 (33.69%) Scrum
16 219 (29.16%) ASP.NET
17 208 (27.70%) jQuery
18 191 (25.43%) OO
19 190 (25.30%) SOA
20 184 (24.50%) WCF
21 177 (23.57%) Ajax
22 170 (22.64%) .NET Framework
23 166 (22.10%) TDD
24 165 (21.97%) Oracle
25 162 (21.57%) MVC
26 161 (21.44%) Finance
27 157 (20.91%) WSDL
28 152 (20.24%) JSON
29 142 (18.91%) Spring
30 135 (17.98%) Windows

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 79 (10.52%) Tomcat
2 73 (9.72%) IIS
3 63 (8.39%) Apache
4 36 (4.79%) SharePoint
5 35 (4.66%) CMS
6 33 (4.39%) BizTalk Server
6 33 (4.39%) WebSphere
7 28 (3.73%) WebLogic
8 27 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 24 (3.20%) Confluence
10 20 (2.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (2.53%) Adobe CQ
12 12 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
16 4 (0.53%) WebSphere Process Server
16 4 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (6.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.60%) MS Office
3 9 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.53%) Magento
5 3 (0.40%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.27%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.13%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.26%) SaaS
2 27 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.40%) PaaS
4 10 (1.33%) IaaS
5 9 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.59%) SSL
2 38 (5.06%) SNMP
3 37 (4.93%) HTTP
4 23 (3.06%) LDAP
5 19 (2.53%) Intranet
6 9 (1.20%) AMQP
7 8 (1.07%) Wireless
8 7 (0.93%) Internet
9 5 (0.67%) Firewall
9 5 (0.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.67%) Network Security
10 3 (0.40%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.40%) ATM
10 3 (0.40%) Broadband
11 2 (0.27%) VoIP
11 2 (0.27%) FTP
12 1 (0.13%) DNS
12 1 (0.13%) SSH
12 1 (0.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (42.48%) SQL Server
2 121 (16.11%) Relational Database
3 120 (15.98%) MySQL
4 102 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 52 (6.92%) RDBMS
7 48 (6.39%) DB2
8 45 (5.99%) Oracle Database
9 42 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 42 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (3.20%) Hadoop
10 24 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (2.13%) Big Data
12 15 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
13 13 (1.73%) NoSQL
14 11 (1.46%) MongoDB
15 10 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 8 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 134 (17.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 114 (15.18%) Selenium
3 95 (12.65%) Visual Studio
4 83 (11.05%) JUnit
5 76 (10.12%) Eclipse
6 72 (9.59%) Maven
7 69 (9.19%) JIRA
8 60 (7.99%) Cucumber
9 55 (7.32%) Subversion
10 51 (6.79%) SpecFlow
11 49 (6.52%) QuickTest Pro
12 46 (6.13%) FitNesse
13 44 (5.86%) NUnit
14 34 (4.53%) Ant
15 29 (3.86%) Hudson
16 28 (3.73%) MSBuild
17 23 (3.06%) SoapUI
18 22 (2.93%) Jenkins
19 16 (2.13%) Bitbucket
19 16 (2.13%) Mockito
General
1 161 (21.44%) Finance
2 82 (10.92%) Retail
3 47 (6.26%) Telecoms
4 45 (5.99%) Banking
5 33 (4.39%) Marketing
6 20 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.33%) Back Office
10 9 (1.20%) Publishing
11 8 (1.07%) Games
11 8 (1.07%) Electronics
11 8 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.93%) Legal
13 6 (0.80%) Law
14 5 (0.67%) Front Office
15 3 (0.40%) Military
16 2 (0.27%) Advertising
16 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 507 (67.51%) Developer
2 162 (21.57%) Java Developer
3 147 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 99 (13.18%) C# Developer
5 94 (12.52%) .NET Developer
6 88 (11.72%) Analyst
7 78 (10.39%) Web Developer
8 72 (9.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 63 (8.39%) Test Analyst
10 60 (7.99%) Architect
11 55 (7.32%) Software Developer
12 44 (5.86%) Senior C# Developer
13 43 (5.73%) Software Engineer
14 42 (5.59%) Senior .NET Developer
15 38 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
16 32 (4.26%) Senior Web Developer
17 31 (4.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 27 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
19 25 (3.33%) QA Analyst
20 23 (3.06%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 700 (93.21%) XML
2 405 (53.93%) Web Services
3 345 (45.94%) .NET
4 334 (44.47%) HTML
5 287 (38.22%) CSS
6 286 (38.08%) XSLT
7 255 (33.95%) SOAP
8 219 (29.16%) ASP.NET
9 208 (27.70%) jQuery
10 184 (24.50%) WCF
11 177 (23.57%) Ajax
12 170 (22.64%) .NET Framework
13 157 (20.91%) WSDL
14 152 (20.24%) JSON
15 142 (18.91%) Spring
16 127 (16.91%) XSL
16 127 (16.91%) REST
17 122 (16.25%) J2EE
18 115 (15.31%) JMS
19 102 (13.58%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.59%) N-Tier
3 33 (4.39%) Open Source
4 32 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.46%) Mathematics
6 24 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.40%) Blog
7 18 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (1.86%) Data Integration
8 14 (1.86%) W3C
9 10 (1.33%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.33%) User Experience
10 9 (1.20%) DTV
11 8 (1.07%) Kindle
12 7 (0.93%) Web 2.0
12 7 (0.93%) NHS
13 6 (0.80%) Social Network
14 5 (0.67%) Firmware
14 5 (0.67%) PMI
15 4 (0.53%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 135 (17.98%) Windows
2 126 (16.78%) UNIX
3 117 (15.58%) Linux
4 33 (4.39%) AIX
5 17 (2.26%) Android
6 14 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.93%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (33.69%) Scrum
3 191 (25.43%) OO
4 190 (25.30%) SOA
5 166 (22.10%) TDD
6 162 (21.57%) MVC
7 102 (13.58%) E-Commerce
8 93 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
9 89 (11.85%) Software Engineering
10 84 (11.19%) UML
11 79 (10.52%) Unit Testing
12 74 (9.85%) Mentoring
13 73 (9.72%) Multithreading
14 58 (7.72%) Test Planning
15 57 (7.59%) Test Management
16 54 (7.19%) OOD
17 53 (7.06%) Workflow
18 49 (6.52%) B2B
18 49 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
19 44 (5.86%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 382 (50.87%) SQL
2 358 (47.67%) Java
3 316 (42.08%) C#
4 309 (41.15%) JavaScript
5 116 (15.45%) T-SQL
6 79 (10.52%) XPath
7 37 (4.93%) C++
8 32 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 31 (4.13%) VB
10 27 (3.60%) PowerShell
11 25 (3.33%) VB.NET
12 21 (2.80%) Python
13 20 (2.66%) PHP
13 20 (2.66%) Groovy
14 18 (2.40%) C
15 15 (2.00%) TypeScript
16 13 (1.73%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.46%) VBScript
18 7 (0.93%) Korn
19 4 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 122 (16.25%) Degree
2 61 (8.12%) ISEB
3 20 (2.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (2.26%) HND
4 17 (2.26%) PhD
5 5 (0.67%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.27%) PMP
8 1 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (16.51%) QA
2 16 (2.13%) SLA
3 8 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.93%) HL7
5 3 (0.40%) WAI
5 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.27%) Basel III
System Software
1 14 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.20%) HDFS
3 5 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.53%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 52 (6.92%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (2.26%) Puppet
3 13 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.53%) Ambari
4 4 (0.53%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.13%) MOM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 263 (35.02%) Microsoft
2 165 (21.97%) Oracle
3 72 (9.59%) JBoss
4 71 (9.45%) HP
5 27 (3.60%) IBM
6 25 (3.33%) Google
6 25 (3.33%) hybris
7 20 (2.66%) webMethods
7 20 (2.66%) Software AG
8 19 (2.53%) Cognizant
8 19 (2.53%) Adobe
9 16 (2.13%) Canoo
10 15 (2.00%) VMware
11 12 (1.60%) Rackspace
12 10 (1.33%) SAP
13 9 (1.20%) Business Objects
13 9 (1.20%) Sitecore
14 5 (0.67%) Actimize
14 5 (0.67%) Sony
15 4 (0.53%) Apple
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + See job spec
Posted: 10 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Soundnet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago