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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 609 568 591
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +23
Permanent jobs citing XSD 299 350 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.78% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 238 272 235
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 December 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 December 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 -35 287 £50,000 - 23
London -16 116 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South East +34 69 £50,000 +25.00% 10
East Midlands +16 43 £50,000 +5.26% 1
City of London +23 40 £62,500 +13.63%
East of England +2 25 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Surrey +6 23 £45,000 +16.12%
Berkshire +15 18 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Basingstoke +19 16 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire -10 16 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -3 15 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Derbyshire +12 14 £55,000 +10.00%
South West -5 14 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Yorkshire -54 13 £28,500 -24.00% 3
Redhill - 13 £45,000 -
Leicestershire +25 12 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Leicester +35 10 £50,000 +13.63% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 9 £50,000 -
Nottingham +4 9 £50,000 -
Oxford - 9 £60,000 - 1
Bristol - 9 £37,500 - 3
Oxfordshire - 9 £60,000 - 1
Guildford - 8 £55,000 -
Derby -3 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading - 7 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £28,500 - 1
York - 7 £28,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 6 £60,000 -
High Wycombe +2 6 £60,000 -
Watford -15 6 £45,000 +28.57%

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 618 (94.93%) XML
2 359 (55.15%) Web Services
3 323 (49.62%) SQL
4 304 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
5 297 (45.62%) SQL Server
5 297 (45.62%) .NET
6 285 (43.78%) Java
7 283 (43.47%) C#
8 265 (40.71%) XSLT
9 252 (38.71%) JavaScript
10 250 (38.40%) HTML
11 217 (33.33%) SOAP
12 211 (32.41%) Microsoft
13 195 (29.95%) CSS
14 194 (29.80%) Scrum
15 170 (26.11%) SOA
16 168 (25.81%) ASP.NET
17 167 (25.65%) WSDL
18 165 (25.35%) Windows
19 153 (23.50%) OO
20 149 (22.89%) .NET Framework
21 148 (22.73%) Oracle
22 138 (21.20%) WCF
23 137 (21.04%) jQuery
24 129 (19.82%) Ajax
25 125 (19.20%) UNIX
26 124 (19.05%) Finance
27 120 (18.43%) MVC
28 118 (18.13%) XPath
29 115 (17.67%) TDD

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 66 (10.14%) IIS
2 58 (8.91%) Tomcat
3 48 (7.37%) JBoss
4 33 (5.07%) WebSphere
5 31 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (4.61%) Apache
7 28 (4.30%) WebLogic
8 23 (3.53%) Confluence
9 19 (2.92%) CMS
10 16 (2.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (2.30%) SharePoint
12 13 (2.00%) MQSeries
13 8 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.08%) Sonic ESB
15 6 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
15 6 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 37 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.54%) MS Office
3 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) Edge Animate
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.15%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 31 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.15%) PaaS
3 21 (3.23%) SaaS
4 10 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.76%) SSL
2 29 (4.45%) LDAP
3 24 (3.69%) HTTP
4 19 (2.92%) SNMP
5 18 (2.76%) AMQP
6 14 (2.15%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.54%) FTP
8 9 (1.38%) Wireless
9 6 (0.92%) IPv4
10 5 (0.77%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.77%) Internet
11 3 (0.46%) DNS
12 2 (0.31%) ATM
12 2 (0.31%) VoIP
12 2 (0.31%) DMZ
13 1 (0.15%) Intranet
13 1 (0.15%) SSH
13 1 (0.15%) IMAP
13 1 (0.15%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (45.62%) SQL Server
2 88 (13.52%) MySQL
3 87 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (12.29%) Relational Database
5 39 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (5.99%) RDBMS
6 38 (5.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (5.07%) DB2
9 29 (4.45%) Oracle Database
10 23 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (2.15%) NoSQL
11 14 (2.15%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.38%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (1.23%) Apache Accumulo
15 7 (1.08%) Big Data
15 7 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 111 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 76 (11.67%) JUnit
3 73 (11.21%) Visual Studio
4 72 (11.06%) Selenium
5 71 (10.91%) Maven
6 69 (10.60%) JIRA
7 61 (9.37%) Eclipse
8 60 (9.22%) Subversion
9 45 (6.91%) Cucumber
10 42 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
11 39 (5.99%) Jenkins
12 37 (5.68%) NUnit
12 37 (5.68%) FitNesse
13 36 (5.53%) SpecFlow
14 31 (4.76%) Git (software)
15 30 (4.61%) Ant
16 21 (3.23%) MSBuild
16 21 (3.23%) Hudson
17 20 (3.07%) SoapUI
18 14 (2.15%) YourKit
General
1 124 (19.05%) Finance
2 53 (8.14%) Retail
3 44 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 43 (6.61%) Banking
5 28 (4.30%) Marketing
6 16 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.00%) Multimedia
8 12 (1.84%) Games
8 12 (1.84%) Front Office
9 10 (1.54%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.23%) Back Office
11 8 (1.23%) Publishing
12 7 (1.08%) Legal
13 5 (0.77%) Law
14 4 (0.61%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.31%) Electronics
16 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 411 (63.13%) Developer
2 134 (20.58%) Java Developer
3 123 (18.89%) Senior Developer
4 88 (13.52%) Analyst
5 69 (10.60%) .NET Developer
5 69 (10.60%) C# Developer
6 62 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 58 (8.91%) Architect
8 54 (8.29%) Test Analyst
8 54 (8.29%) Software Engineer
9 46 (7.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (5.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 36 (5.53%) Senior C# Developer
12 31 (4.76%) Web Developer
13 30 (4.61%) Senior .NET Developer
14 26 (3.99%) Designer
15 24 (3.69%) QA Analyst
16 21 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
16 21 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
16 21 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 618 (94.93%) XML
2 359 (55.15%) Web Services
3 297 (45.62%) .NET
4 265 (40.71%) XSLT
5 250 (38.40%) HTML
6 217 (33.33%) SOAP
7 195 (29.95%) CSS
8 168 (25.81%) ASP.NET
9 167 (25.65%) WSDL
10 149 (22.89%) .NET Framework
11 138 (21.20%) WCF
12 137 (21.04%) jQuery
13 129 (19.82%) Ajax
14 107 (16.44%) J2EE
15 106 (16.28%) XSL
16 94 (14.44%) Spring
17 92 (14.13%) REST
18 86 (13.21%) Middleware
19 83 (12.75%) JMS
20 80 (12.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.84%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.61%) N-Tier
4 27 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.69%) Open Source
6 23 (3.53%) Mainframe
7 20 (3.07%) Mathematics
8 15 (2.30%) User Experience
9 11 (1.69%) iPad
10 10 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (1.54%) Blog
11 9 (1.38%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.38%) MPEG
11 9 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.08%) Kindle
12 7 (1.08%) W3C
12 7 (1.08%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.92%) PMI
13 6 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.92%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 165 (25.35%) Windows
2 125 (19.20%) UNIX
3 109 (16.74%) Linux
4 54 (8.29%) AIX
5 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.69%) Android
7 9 (1.38%) Solaris
8 6 (0.92%) HPUX
9 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (29.80%) Scrum
3 170 (26.11%) SOA
4 153 (23.50%) OO
5 120 (18.43%) MVC
6 115 (17.67%) TDD
7 94 (14.44%) Software Engineering
8 89 (13.67%) Multithreading
9 82 (12.60%) E-Commerce
10 80 (12.29%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
12 66 (10.14%) UML
13 64 (9.83%) Unit Testing
14 63 (9.68%) Workflow
15 58 (8.91%) OOD
16 50 (7.68%) Test Planning
17 49 (7.53%) B2B
18 48 (7.37%) Data Modelling
18 48 (7.37%) Mentoring
19 43 (6.61%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 323 (49.62%) SQL
2 285 (43.78%) Java
3 283 (43.47%) C#
4 252 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 118 (18.13%) XPath
6 110 (16.90%) T-SQL
7 52 (7.99%) C++
8 32 (4.92%) Shell Script
9 29 (4.45%) VB.NET
9 29 (4.45%) C
10 27 (4.15%) VB
11 17 (2.61%) Python
12 14 (2.15%) XQuery
13 12 (1.84%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.54%) Korn
14 10 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.23%) Groovy
16 7 (1.08%) PHP
17 5 (0.77%) VBScript
17 5 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 88 (13.52%) Degree
2 52 (7.99%) ISEB
3 9 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (1.23%) PhD
4 8 (1.23%) Sun Certification
5 7 (1.08%) HND
6 6 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.61%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.31%) PMP
10 1 (0.15%) MBA
10 1 (0.15%) CFA
10 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.06%) QA
2 18 (2.76%) SLA
3 7 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.77%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.61%) HL7
6 3 (0.46%) WAI
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (3.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.54%) HDFS
3 8 (1.23%) Firmware
4 7 (1.08%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.92%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.46%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 41 (6.30%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.69%) Puppet
3 10 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.92%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.46%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (0.31%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (0.31%) Control-M
8 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.15%) Ambari
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 211 (32.41%) Microsoft
2 148 (22.73%) Oracle
3 76 (11.67%) HP
4 28 (4.30%) IBM
4 28 (4.30%) webMethods
4 28 (4.30%) VMware
5 26 (3.99%) Software AG
5 26 (3.99%) Cognizant
6 18 (2.76%) hybris
7 15 (2.30%) Google
8 12 (1.84%) TIBCO
9 11 (1.69%) Sybase
10 10 (1.54%) Business Objects
10 10 (1.54%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.08%) SAP
11 7 (1.08%) Nokia
11 7 (1.08%) Siemens
11 7 (1.08%) Cerillion
11 7 (1.08%) AccuRev
11 7 (1.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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