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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 217 195 190
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing XSD 9 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 8
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +71.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
2001 1874 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.88% 35.91% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1675 1687
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
(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
Birmingham -16 3 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Worcestershire -4 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire -3 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 - 2
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 20 (74.07%) XML
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle
3 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 13 (48.15%) MVC
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) Java
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) CSS
7 10 (37.04%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) UNIX
8 9 (33.33%) WSDL
8 9 (33.33%) XPath
9 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
9 8 (29.63%) C#
9 8 (29.63%) .NET
10 6 (22.22%) XSL
10 6 (22.22%) XSLT
10 6 (22.22%) SSL
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) SOA
11 5 (18.52%) MySQL
11 5 (18.52%) Windows
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) Apache
11 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
11 5 (18.52%) OO
11 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
11 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (18.52%) PHP

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
1 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) GlassFish
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) MSBuild
3 2 (7.41%) Hudson
3 2 (7.41%) Ranorex
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) PVCS
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) JDeveloper
3 2 (7.41%) Toad
4 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Programmer
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Software Programmer
5 4 (14.81%) Integration Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Documentation Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (7.41%) Legal Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) XML
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
2 10 (37.04%) Web Services
3 9 (33.33%) WSDL
4 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 6 (22.22%) XSL
5 6 (22.22%) XSLT
6 5 (18.52%) JDBC
6 5 (18.52%) Spring
6 5 (18.52%) Spring MVC
6 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (18.52%) Sass
6 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.11%) JMS
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) UNIX
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) SOA
4 5 (18.52%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) ERD
7 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) XPath
4 8 (29.63%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Telerik
4 2 (7.41%) webMethods
4 2 (7.41%) Software AG
5 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.70%) CA
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