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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 596 566 611
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +45
Permanent jobs citing XSD 292 381 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.81% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 315 233
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +19.71%

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
39933 47189 44065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.91% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34187 40324 38302
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -45 259 £46,000 -8.00% 22
London -35 75 £67,500 +17.39% 9
South East +13 53 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester +51 38 £55,000 +1.85%
North West +38 38 £55,000 -3.50%
South West +10 32 £37,500 -17.12% 5
Scotland +41 31 £40,000 +11.88% 1
East Midlands -28 30 £46,000 - 2
Leicestershire +12 24 £46,000 +2.22%
Leicester +10 24 £46,000 +1.09%
Edinburgh +36 23 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Surrey +17 16 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England +17 15 £45,000 - 1
City of London -15 14 £72,500 +31.81%
Berkshire - 12 £55,000 -
Kent +12 10 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Swindon +7 10 £37,500 -17.12% 1
Bristol +1 10 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Wiltshire -2 10 £37,500 -17.12% 2
Cambridge +18 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Glasgow +8 7 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £41,950 -
West Midlands -8 7 £43,750 +59.09% 1
West Yorkshire -12 7 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -17 7 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Milton Keynes - 7 £41,950 -
Redhill +2 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Nottinghamshire -10 5 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Nottingham -13 5 £45,000 +38.46% 2

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 549 (92.42%) XML
2 323 (54.38%) Web Services
3 308 (51.85%) SQL
4 297 (50.00%) .NET
5 283 (47.64%) XSLT
6 279 (46.97%) SQL Server
7 259 (43.60%) Java
8 245 (41.25%) JavaScript
9 244 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
10 242 (40.74%) HTML
11 236 (39.73%) C#
12 207 (34.85%) Microsoft
13 205 (34.51%) Oracle
14 200 (33.67%) SOAP
15 198 (33.33%) WSDL
16 187 (31.48%) CSS
17 169 (28.45%) ASP.NET
18 149 (25.08%) jQuery
19 148 (24.92%) .NET Framework
20 147 (24.75%) SOA
21 133 (22.39%) Ajax
22 126 (21.21%) MVC
23 125 (21.04%) SDLC
24 118 (19.87%) T-SQL
25 117 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
26 114 (19.19%) Middleware
27 113 (19.02%) JMS
28 107 (18.01%) Oracle Database
29 105 (17.68%) Visual Studio
30 104 (17.51%) Degree

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 65 (10.94%) JBoss
2 64 (10.77%) WebLogic
3 56 (9.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 47 (7.91%) Tomcat
5 46 (7.74%) WebSphere
6 43 (7.24%) IIS
7 37 (6.23%) Oracle Service Bus
8 22 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (3.20%) MQSeries
10 18 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (2.36%) FileNet
12 13 (2.19%) Documentum
13 12 (2.02%) CICS
14 11 (1.85%) SharePoint
14 11 (1.85%) CMS
15 10 (1.68%) Confluence
16 9 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
17 8 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (1.35%) Liferay
18 7 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 28 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.01%) MS Office
4 3 (0.51%) MS Project
4 3 (0.51%) RoboHelp
4 3 (0.51%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 40 (6.73%) Oracle BPM
2 29 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (3.20%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.18%) BusinessWorks
5 6 (1.01%) Markit EDM
5 6 (1.01%) LatentZero
5 6 (1.01%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.34%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.34%) AWD
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.84%) SaaS
3 5 (0.84%) PaaS
4 4 (0.67%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.20%) HTTP
1 19 (3.20%) Internet
2 16 (2.69%) LDAP
2 16 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.53%) FTP
4 14 (2.36%) AMQP
5 11 (1.85%) SSL
6 8 (1.35%) SNMP
7 6 (1.01%) IPv4
8 5 (0.84%) IMAP
9 4 (0.67%) Firewall
9 4 (0.67%) SMTP
9 4 (0.67%) PPP
10 2 (0.34%) DNS
11 1 (0.17%) NFC
11 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (46.97%) SQL Server
2 117 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 107 (18.01%) Oracle Database
4 87 (14.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 70 (11.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 52 (8.75%) MySQL
7 44 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 42 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (7.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 38 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (4.21%) MongoDB
12 23 (3.87%) Hadoop
13 21 (3.54%) Big Data
14 16 (2.69%) Oracle Database 12c
15 15 (2.53%) NoSQL
16 13 (2.19%) DB2
17 11 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (1.85%) OLAP
17 11 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 105 (17.68%) Visual Studio
2 85 (14.31%) Subversion
3 78 (13.13%) Eclipse
4 58 (9.76%) JUnit
5 56 (9.43%) Maven
6 46 (7.74%) Git (software)
7 39 (6.57%) SoapUI
8 38 (6.40%) Jenkins
9 28 (4.71%) JIRA
10 23 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (3.70%) Selenium
12 19 (3.20%) NUnit
12 19 (3.20%) MSBuild
13 17 (2.86%) Ant
14 16 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
15 15 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 13 (2.19%) SpecFlow
17 12 (2.02%) Cucumber
18 10 (1.68%) TeamCity
19 9 (1.52%) WatiN
General
1 82 (13.80%) Finance
2 45 (7.58%) Banking
3 33 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.05%) Marketing
5 24 (4.04%) Retail
6 19 (3.20%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.86%) Back Office
8 11 (1.85%) Front Office
9 7 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.01%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.84%) Automotive
12 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.51%) Advertising
13 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.34%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Legal
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 412 (69.36%) Developer
2 150 (25.25%) Senior Developer
3 139 (23.40%) Java Developer
4 79 (13.30%) Software Developer
5 65 (10.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 52 (8.75%) Analyst
7 51 (8.59%) Architect
8 41 (6.90%) .NET Developer
9 38 (6.40%) C# Developer
10 37 (6.23%) Senior Software Developer
11 29 (4.88%) Software Engineer
12 28 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
13 26 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
14 23 (3.87%) Lead Developer
15 21 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
16 20 (3.37%) Middleware Analyst
17 18 (3.03%) CRM Developer
17 18 (3.03%) Oracle Architect
18 17 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 17 (2.86%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 549 (92.42%) XML
2 323 (54.38%) Web Services
3 297 (50.00%) .NET
4 283 (47.64%) XSLT
5 242 (40.74%) HTML
6 200 (33.67%) SOAP
7 198 (33.33%) WSDL
8 187 (31.48%) CSS
9 169 (28.45%) ASP.NET
10 149 (25.08%) jQuery
11 148 (24.92%) .NET Framework
12 133 (22.39%) Ajax
13 114 (19.19%) Middleware
14 113 (19.02%) JMS
15 104 (17.51%) Spring
16 90 (15.15%) J2EE
17 87 (14.65%) WCF
18 84 (14.14%) Hibernate
19 67 (11.28%) RESTful
20 64 (10.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.69%) Mainframe
4 14 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (2.36%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.19%) EFT
5 13 (2.19%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.19%) User Experience
6 12 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.68%) W3C
8 10 (1.68%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.68%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.52%) Informatics
9 9 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.35%) Replication
10 8 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 83 (13.97%) Windows
2 65 (10.94%) Linux
3 54 (9.09%) UNIX
4 20 (3.37%) Android
5 13 (2.19%) AIX
6 10 (1.68%) Solaris
7 7 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.01%) HPUX
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (24.75%) SOA
3 126 (21.21%) MVC
4 125 (21.04%) SDLC
5 103 (17.34%) Scrum
6 102 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (13.97%) UML
8 79 (13.30%) OO
9 74 (12.46%) Performance Tuning
10 69 (11.62%) TDD
11 62 (10.44%) Software Engineering
12 49 (8.25%) OOD
13 48 (8.08%) Data Modelling
13 48 (8.08%) CRM
14 46 (7.74%) Unit Testing
15 45 (7.58%) ETL
16 42 (7.07%) Use Case
16 42 (7.07%) Multithreading
17 39 (6.57%) B2B
18 38 (6.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 308 (51.85%) SQL
2 259 (43.60%) Java
3 245 (41.25%) JavaScript
4 236 (39.73%) C#
5 118 (19.87%) T-SQL
6 71 (11.95%) PL/SQL
7 66 (11.11%) XPath
8 43 (7.24%) C++
9 33 (5.56%) AspectJ
10 20 (3.37%) C
11 19 (3.20%) XQuery
12 17 (2.86%) Python
13 15 (2.53%) VB.NET
13 15 (2.53%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.68%) Groovy
15 9 (1.52%) PHP
16 6 (1.01%) VB
17 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.67%) VBA
17 4 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 104 (17.51%) Degree
2 19 (3.20%) ISEB
3 16 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.18%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.70%) SLA
2 18 (3.03%) ISO 8583
3 16 (2.69%) QA
4 9 (1.52%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.84%) HL7
7 2 (0.34%) DO-178B
System Software
1 30 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.01%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (0.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 207 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 205 (34.51%) Oracle
3 30 (5.05%) VMware
4 26 (4.38%) IBM
5 20 (3.37%) TIBCO
5 20 (3.37%) Siebel
6 15 (2.53%) Pega
7 12 (2.02%) hybris
7 12 (2.02%) Informatica
8 9 (1.52%) HP
9 8 (1.35%) Nintex
9 8 (1.35%) Stellent
9 8 (1.35%) webMethods
9 8 (1.35%) Sybase
10 6 (1.01%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.67%) Talend
12 3 (0.51%) SAP
12 3 (0.51%) Citrix
12 3 (0.51%) Software AG
12 3 (0.51%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k plus pension, 25 days hols, bonus and share scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Liquid Logic
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Modis International - London
Salary: £87500 - £650000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healtcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Highly Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus + B
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 30 days Holiday!
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: Highly Competitive plus benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 24 days ago