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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 656 586 596
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +10
Permanent jobs citing XSD 251 378 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.82% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 203 305 251
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%

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
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -88 233 £47,000 -6.00% 22
London -66 65 £69,375 +15.62% 6
South East -13 41 £55,750 +23.88% 1
Manchester +22 39 £65,000 +18.18%
North West +11 39 £65,000 +18.18%
South West +6 27 £40,000 -12.08% 5
East Midlands -20 26 £45,500 -1.08% 1
Scotland +16 15 £23,750 -33.56%
Leicester +12 15 £46,000 -
East of England +10 15 £40,000 - 4
Leicestershire +10 15 £46,000 -
Kent +12 13 £45,000 +28.57%
Bristol -10 12 £39,000 +8.33% 2
Edinburgh - 11 - -
Nottinghamshire -2 10 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Nottingham -6 10 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Midlands -15 10 £45,000 +38.46%
Cambridge +28 9 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +12 9 £40,000 - 2
Surrey -17 9 £62,500 +38.88%
City of London -21 9 £77,500 +47.61% 3
West Yorkshire -17 8 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Yorkshire -27 8 £50,000 +47.05% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £41,950 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £41,950 -
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £60,750 -
Berkshire -4 5 £77,500 -8.82%
Hampshire -12 5 £60,000 +29.03% 1
Warwickshire - 5 £45,000 -
Uxbridge +2 4 - -

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 523 (91.59%) XML
2 315 (55.17%) Web Services
3 289 (50.61%) SQL
4 285 (49.91%) XSLT
5 282 (49.39%) .NET
6 273 (47.81%) SQL Server
7 237 (41.51%) Java
8 234 (40.98%) JavaScript
9 232 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
10 227 (39.75%) C#
11 226 (39.58%) HTML
12 222 (38.88%) Oracle
13 202 (35.38%) SOAP
14 200 (35.03%) Microsoft
15 184 (32.22%) WSDL
16 178 (31.17%) CSS
17 166 (29.07%) ASP.NET
18 160 (28.02%) SOA
19 136 (23.82%) jQuery
20 133 (23.29%) .NET Framework
21 129 (22.59%) Ajax
22 127 (22.24%) Middleware
22 127 (22.24%) Oracle Database
23 126 (22.07%) SDLC
24 122 (21.37%) JMS
25 120 (21.02%) MVC
26 106 (18.56%) T-SQL
26 106 (18.56%) SQL Server 2008
27 102 (17.86%) Degree
28 98 (17.16%) Spring

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 75 (13.13%) WebLogic
2 71 (12.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 63 (11.03%) JBoss
4 51 (8.93%) Oracle Service Bus
5 44 (7.71%) Tomcat
6 37 (6.48%) WebSphere
7 35 (6.13%) IIS
8 20 (3.50%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (2.63%) CMS
9 15 (2.63%) SharePoint
10 14 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
12 8 (1.40%) MQSeries
12 8 (1.40%) Liferay
12 8 (1.40%) Confluence
12 8 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (1.23%) FileNet
14 6 (1.05%) CICS
14 6 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
14 6 (1.05%) Documentum
Applications
1 33 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.98%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.40%) MS Office
4 3 (0.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.35%) XMetaL
6 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 53 (9.28%) Oracle BPM
2 28 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.23%) LatentZero
4 7 (1.23%) thinkFolio
4 7 (1.23%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.35%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.35%) AWD
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.40%) PaaS
4 7 (1.23%) IaaS
5 5 (0.88%) SaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.33%) HTTP
2 18 (3.15%) Internet
3 12 (2.10%) LDAP
4 10 (1.75%) SSL
5 9 (1.58%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.40%) FTP
6 8 (1.40%) AMQP
7 6 (1.05%) SNMP
8 4 (0.70%) SMTP
8 4 (0.70%) PPP
9 3 (0.53%) IPv4
9 3 (0.53%) Firewall
10 2 (0.35%) IMAP
10 2 (0.35%) DNS
11 1 (0.18%) NFC
11 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (47.81%) SQL Server
2 127 (22.24%) Oracle Database
3 106 (18.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (13.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 73 (12.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (8.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 49 (8.58%) MySQL
8 45 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (7.53%) Relational Database
10 39 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (4.20%) Hadoop
12 24 (4.20%) MongoDB
13 23 (4.03%) Big Data
14 17 (2.98%) NoSQL
15 16 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
16 13 (2.28%) DB2
17 12 (2.10%) Oracle ODI
18 11 (1.93%) OLAP
19 10 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 92 (16.11%) Visual Studio
2 75 (13.13%) Subversion
3 69 (12.08%) Eclipse
4 50 (8.76%) Maven
4 50 (8.76%) SoapUI
5 45 (7.88%) JUnit
6 39 (6.83%) Git (software)
7 34 (5.95%) Jenkins
8 25 (4.38%) JIRA
9 23 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (3.50%) NUnit
11 19 (3.33%) Selenium
12 17 (2.98%) MSBuild
13 16 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
14 13 (2.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 13 (2.28%) SpecFlow
15 12 (2.10%) Hudson
15 12 (2.10%) Ant
16 9 (1.58%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.58%) Cucumber
General
1 85 (14.89%) Finance
2 50 (8.76%) Banking
3 28 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.90%) Marketing
4 25 (4.38%) Retail
5 17 (2.98%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.10%) Front Office
7 11 (1.93%) Back Office
8 8 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.23%) Automotive
10 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.70%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.35%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Games
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 392 (68.65%) Developer
2 147 (25.74%) Senior Developer
3 122 (21.37%) Java Developer
4 73 (12.78%) Software Developer
5 57 (9.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 55 (9.63%) Architect
7 52 (9.11%) Analyst
8 49 (8.58%) .NET Developer
9 40 (7.01%) C# Developer
10 38 (6.65%) Senior Software Developer
11 33 (5.78%) Oracle Developer
12 30 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 28 (4.90%) Software Engineer
14 26 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
15 25 (4.38%) Middleware Architect
16 21 (3.68%) Middleware Analyst
17 20 (3.50%) Senior .NET Developer
18 19 (3.33%) Lead Developer
18 19 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
18 19 (3.33%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (91.59%) XML
2 315 (55.17%) Web Services
3 285 (49.91%) XSLT
4 282 (49.39%) .NET
5 226 (39.58%) HTML
6 202 (35.38%) SOAP
7 184 (32.22%) WSDL
8 178 (31.17%) CSS
9 166 (29.07%) ASP.NET
10 136 (23.82%) jQuery
11 133 (23.29%) .NET Framework
12 129 (22.59%) Ajax
13 127 (22.24%) Middleware
14 122 (21.37%) JMS
15 98 (17.16%) Spring
16 89 (15.59%) WCF
17 86 (15.06%) J2EE
18 78 (13.66%) Hibernate
19 64 (11.21%) XHTML
19 64 (11.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.78%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.28%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.28%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (2.10%) Data Integration
5 12 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (2.10%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.93%) Client/Server
6 11 (1.93%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.58%) User Experience
8 9 (1.58%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.58%) Informatics
9 8 (1.40%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.40%) W3C
9 8 (1.40%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (1.23%) Replication
10 7 (1.23%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.08%) Windows
2 59 (10.33%) Linux
3 46 (8.06%) UNIX
4 21 (3.68%) Android
5 9 (1.58%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.23%) Solaris
6 7 (1.23%) AIX
7 3 (0.53%) HPUX
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (28.02%) SOA
3 126 (22.07%) SDLC
4 120 (21.02%) MVC
5 91 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (14.89%) Scrum
7 76 (13.31%) Performance Tuning
8 72 (12.61%) UML
8 72 (12.61%) OO
9 60 (10.51%) Software Engineering
10 59 (10.33%) TDD
11 50 (8.76%) CRM
12 44 (7.71%) OOD
12 44 (7.71%) Use Case
13 43 (7.53%) Unit Testing
14 40 (7.01%) Data Modelling
15 38 (6.65%) ETL
16 37 (6.48%) RUP
17 34 (5.95%) Unified Process
18 32 (5.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 289 (50.61%) SQL
2 237 (41.51%) Java
3 234 (40.98%) JavaScript
4 227 (39.75%) C#
5 106 (18.56%) T-SQL
6 88 (15.41%) PL/SQL
7 55 (9.63%) XPath
8 45 (7.88%) C++
9 34 (5.95%) AspectJ
10 17 (2.98%) C
11 16 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.80%) XQuery
12 12 (2.10%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.93%) Python
14 10 (1.75%) Groovy
15 9 (1.58%) PHP
16 6 (1.05%) VB
16 6 (1.05%) ANSI SQL
17 4 (0.70%) VB6
17 4 (0.70%) F#
Qualifications
1 102 (17.86%) Degree
2 17 (2.98%) ISEB
3 16 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.85%) SLA
2 13 (2.28%) QA
3 12 (2.10%) ISO 8583
4 9 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.05%) HL7
6 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.35%) DO-178B
System Software
1 22 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.53%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.53%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 222 (38.88%) Oracle
2 200 (35.03%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.73%) IBM
4 22 (3.85%) VMware
5 21 (3.68%) Siebel
6 16 (2.80%) TIBCO
7 13 (2.28%) Stellent
8 11 (1.93%) Informatica
9 10 (1.75%) hybris
10 9 (1.58%) Pega
11 8 (1.40%) Nintex
11 8 (1.40%) webMethods
11 8 (1.40%) HP
12 6 (1.05%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.88%) Talend
14 3 (0.53%) Citrix
14 3 (0.53%) SAP
14 3 (0.53%) Sybase
15 2 (0.35%) Software AG
15 2 (0.35%) BEA
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Smartedge
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Orion Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k plus pension, 25 days hols, bonus and share scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Pension, Healthcare, 25days, life assurance, flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + pension, healthcare, flexible hours and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Metro Bank
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago