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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 581 552 538
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -14
Permanent jobs citing XSD 293 339 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.80% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 210 277 284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +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
38699 42380 42368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.41% 40.63% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32994 35247 37194
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -57 260 £45,000 - 37
London -31 76 £60,000 +9.09% 19
South East +8 74 £47,500 +18.75% 9
City of London +4 34 £66,000 +20.00% 8
East of England +26 29 £45,000 -5.26%
East Midlands -44 27 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Hertfordshire +16 24 £45,000 -1.63%
Surrey +3 24 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Scotland - 23 £40,000 - 1
Basingstoke +27 21 £50,000 -
Hampshire +5 21 £50,000 -9.09%
Edinburgh - 21 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -12 19 £30,000 -13.04%
South West -11 18 £36,250 +2.11%
Oxfordshire - 15 £45,000 - 3
Leicestershire +4 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bristol - 13 £37,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 13 - -
Leicester +11 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Oxford - 12 £43,750 - 2
Berkshire -2 11 £52,500 +10.52% 4
York +28 10 £30,000 +5.26%
North Yorkshire +24 10 £30,000 +5.26%
West Midlands -23 10 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Reading +1 9 £52,500 +29.62% 2
Nottinghamshire -35 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Nottingham -37 9 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -10 8 £47,500 - 7
West Yorkshire -26 8 £21,500 -38.57%
Watford +5 6 £45,000 +8.43%

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 554 (95.03%) XML
2 296 (50.77%) .NET
3 293 (50.26%) Web Services
4 292 (50.09%) SQL Server
5 289 (49.57%) SQL
6 268 (45.97%) C#
7 255 (43.74%) Java
8 247 (42.37%) XSLT
8 247 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
9 224 (38.42%) JavaScript
10 220 (37.74%) HTML
11 187 (32.08%) Microsoft
12 170 (29.16%) SOAP
13 165 (28.30%) WSDL
14 157 (26.93%) CSS
15 156 (26.76%) ASP.NET
16 154 (26.42%) Scrum
17 148 (25.39%) .NET Framework
18 133 (22.81%) Windows
19 131 (22.47%) Ajax
19 131 (22.47%) jQuery
20 126 (21.61%) Oracle
21 122 (20.93%) T-SQL
22 120 (20.58%) SOA
23 113 (19.38%) WCF
24 108 (18.52%) XPath
24 108 (18.52%) Spring
24 108 (18.52%) OO
25 107 (18.35%) MVC
26 99 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008

XSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 62 (10.63%) IIS
2 53 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 46 (7.89%) JBoss
4 36 (6.17%) WebSphere
5 33 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
6 27 (4.63%) WebLogic
6 27 (4.63%) Confluence
7 22 (3.77%) MQSeries
8 17 (2.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (2.23%) Documentum
9 13 (2.23%) FileNet
10 12 (2.06%) CICS
11 11 (1.89%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.72%) Apache
13 9 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.37%) TIBCO EMS
15 7 (1.20%) CMS
15 7 (1.20%) Sonic ESB
15 7 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
16 6 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 31 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.06%) MS Office
3 10 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) RoboHelp
4 3 (0.51%) XMetaL
4 3 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.34%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) AWD
6 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.74%) PaaS
3 7 (1.20%) SaaS
4 5 (0.86%) IaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.43%) LDAP
1 20 (3.43%) TCP/IP
2 19 (3.26%) AMQP
3 18 (3.09%) FTP
3 18 (3.09%) HTTP
4 17 (2.92%) SSL
5 15 (2.57%) Internet
6 10 (1.72%) IPv4
7 7 (1.20%) SNMP
8 5 (0.86%) DNS
8 5 (0.86%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.86%) IMAP
9 4 (0.69%) Firewall
10 3 (0.51%) Wireless
11 2 (0.34%) DMZ
12 1 (0.17%) ATM
12 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (50.09%) SQL Server
2 99 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (10.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 60 (10.29%) MySQL
5 52 (8.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 52 (8.92%) Relational Database
6 36 (6.17%) Oracle Database
7 26 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (2.57%) RDBMS
11 14 (2.40%) Hadoop
12 13 (2.23%) DB2
13 11 (1.89%) MongoDB
14 10 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.54%) Big Data
16 8 (1.37%) Apache Accumulo
17 7 (1.20%) NoSQL
17 7 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 89 (15.27%) Visual Studio
2 85 (14.58%) Subversion
3 80 (13.72%) JUnit
4 62 (10.63%) Maven
5 61 (10.46%) JIRA
5 61 (10.46%) Eclipse
6 46 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 38 (6.52%) Git (software)
8 36 (6.17%) Jenkins
9 26 (4.46%) Selenium
10 22 (3.77%) NUnit
11 20 (3.43%) SoapUI
11 20 (3.43%) Ant
12 18 (3.09%) MSBuild
12 18 (3.09%) Cucumber
13 15 (2.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 11 (1.89%) AccuRev
15 9 (1.54%) TeamCity
16 8 (1.37%) SpecFlow
17 6 (1.03%) ClearCase
General
1 84 (14.41%) Finance
2 50 (8.58%) Banking
3 49 (8.40%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.43%) Retail
5 19 (3.26%) Marketing
6 17 (2.92%) Back Office
7 16 (2.74%) Multimedia
8 15 (2.57%) Financial Institution
9 13 (2.23%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.89%) Front Office
11 5 (0.86%) Automotive
11 5 (0.86%) Games
12 4 (0.69%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 387 (66.38%) Developer
2 137 (23.50%) Senior Developer
3 135 (23.16%) Java Developer
4 66 (11.32%) Software Developer
5 54 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 52 (8.92%) Architect
7 50 (8.58%) Analyst
8 49 (8.40%) .NET Developer
8 49 (8.40%) C# Developer
9 42 (7.20%) Software Engineer
10 30 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (4.12%) Senior Software Developer
11 24 (4.12%) Senior C# Developer
12 22 (3.77%) Team Leader
12 22 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (3.77%) Hybris Developer
13 20 (3.43%) BizTalk Developer
14 18 (3.09%) Applications Developer
14 18 (3.09%) Lead Developer
15 15 (2.57%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (95.03%) XML
2 296 (50.77%) .NET
3 293 (50.26%) Web Services
4 247 (42.37%) XSLT
5 220 (37.74%) HTML
6 170 (29.16%) SOAP
7 165 (28.30%) WSDL
8 157 (26.93%) CSS
9 156 (26.76%) ASP.NET
10 148 (25.39%) .NET Framework
11 131 (22.47%) jQuery
11 131 (22.47%) Ajax
12 113 (19.38%) WCF
13 108 (18.52%) Spring
14 93 (15.95%) J2EE
15 79 (13.55%) REST
16 76 (13.04%) RESTful
17 74 (12.69%) XSL
17 74 (12.69%) Middleware
18 66 (11.32%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.06%) Computer Science
2 27 (4.63%) Open Source
3 24 (4.12%) Mainframe
4 21 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.26%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (3.09%) User Experience
7 17 (2.92%) N-Tier
8 16 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.23%) iPad
9 13 (2.23%) EFT
10 12 (2.06%) MPEG
10 12 (2.06%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.89%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.89%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.72%) W3C
12 10 (1.72%) PKI
13 8 (1.37%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.37%) Fixed Income
13 8 (1.37%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 133 (22.81%) Windows
2 85 (14.58%) UNIX
3 77 (13.21%) Linux
4 34 (5.83%) AIX
5 16 (2.74%) Android
6 15 (2.57%) Solaris
7 10 (1.72%) HPUX
8 6 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (26.42%) Scrum
3 120 (20.58%) SOA
4 108 (18.52%) OO
5 107 (18.35%) MVC
6 97 (16.64%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (14.24%) TDD
8 81 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 75 (12.86%) Multithreading
10 74 (12.69%) UML
11 56 (9.61%) E-Commerce
12 54 (9.26%) Data Modelling
12 54 (9.26%) Unit Testing
13 51 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
14 50 (8.58%) OOD
15 46 (7.89%) B2B
15 46 (7.89%) Project Management
16 43 (7.38%) Workflow
17 37 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
17 37 (6.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 289 (49.57%) SQL
2 268 (45.97%) C#
3 255 (43.74%) Java
4 224 (38.42%) JavaScript
5 122 (20.93%) T-SQL
6 108 (18.52%) XPath
7 61 (10.46%) C++
8 35 (6.00%) C
9 27 (4.63%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.26%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.74%) Python
11 16 (2.74%) Shell Script
12 15 (2.57%) AspectJ
13 14 (2.40%) XQuery
13 14 (2.40%) VB
14 9 (1.54%) PHP
14 9 (1.54%) Groovy
15 6 (1.03%) Perl
16 5 (0.86%) VBScript
16 5 (0.86%) Jython
Qualifications
1 81 (13.89%) Degree
2 28 (4.80%) ISEB
3 17 (2.92%) VCP4
4 12 (2.06%) Sun Certification
5 8 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CFA
9 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.95%) QA
2 18 (3.09%) ISO 8583
3 7 (1.20%) SLA
4 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 31 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.72%) VirtualBox
3 8 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.86%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.69%) Firmware
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.86%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.34%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.34%) Control-M
5 1 (0.17%) Puppet
5 1 (0.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 187 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 126 (21.61%) Oracle
3 33 (5.66%) VMware
4 31 (5.32%) HP
5 22 (3.77%) hybris
6 21 (3.60%) IBM
7 16 (2.74%) TIBCO
8 15 (2.57%) Pega
9 14 (2.40%) webMethods
10 12 (2.06%) Software AG
11 11 (1.89%) Sybase
12 10 (1.72%) Cognizant
13 7 (1.20%) Nokia
13 7 (1.20%) Siemens
13 7 (1.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 7 (1.20%) Cerillion
14 6 (1.03%) ION Trading
14 6 (1.03%) SAP
15 5 (0.86%) Remedy
15 5 (0.86%) Google
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30-35k+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hyphen
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hyphen
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: banking benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 45000-65000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago