The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 206 191 184
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing XSD 7 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.81% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 17
Average salary £42,500 £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.82% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £44,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.12%
XSD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2064 1846 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.13% 35.97% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 1593 1813
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,780
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XSD across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XSD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSD across the West Midlands region.

XSD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XSD
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XSD across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XSD Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

XSD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Coventry - 4 - -
Staffordshire +7 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Birmingham -12 1 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 9 (60.00%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (46.67%) MySQL
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) SOAP
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Subversion
6 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) JIRA
7 5 (33.33%) Grails
7 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (33.33%) REST
7 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) SAX
7 5 (33.33%) DOM
8 4 (26.67%) XSL
9 3 (20.00%) JDBC
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (20.00%) Apache
9 3 (20.00%) PHP

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) Grails
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) SAX
5 5 (33.33%) DOM
6 4 (26.67%) XSL
7 3 (20.00%) JDBC
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) WSDL
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
8 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPhone
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 3 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) BPEL
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Groovy
4 3 (20.00%) XPath
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Telerik
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago