The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 185 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing XSD 18 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.88% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,618 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1975 2054 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.53% 36.99% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1828 1757
Average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XSD
England

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 July 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 22 July 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
Solihull -5 6 £40,000 -7.51%
Wolverhampton - 5 £30,000 -
Birmingham +9 4 £35,000 -51.72% 1
Worcestershire -7 1 £30,000 -27.27%
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (64.52%) Java
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle
1 20 (64.52%) XML
2 19 (61.29%) UNIX
2 19 (61.29%) MVC
3 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 18 (58.06%) Tomcat
4 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
5 15 (48.39%) HTML
5 15 (48.39%) CSS
5 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) Web Services
6 13 (41.94%) WSDL
7 12 (38.71%) SSL
8 11 (35.48%) Apache
8 11 (35.48%) JDBC
8 11 (35.48%) PHP
8 11 (35.48%) MySQL
8 11 (35.48%) Spring
8 11 (35.48%) Degree
8 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
9 10 (32.26%) Scrum
10 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
10 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
10 8 (25.81%) C#
10 8 (25.81%) .NET
10 8 (25.81%) J2EE
10 8 (25.81%) B2B

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 18 (58.06%) Tomcat
2 11 (35.48%) Apache
3 7 (22.58%) Apache Solr
4 3 (9.68%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) MySQL
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Ranorex
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.23%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (22.58%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Programmer
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Software Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Automated Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) XML
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) Web Services
3 13 (41.94%) WSDL
4 11 (35.48%) JDBC
4 11 (35.48%) Spring
4 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
5 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) J2EE
6 7 (22.58%) SAX
6 7 (22.58%) SOAP
6 7 (22.58%) DOM
6 7 (22.58%) RESTful
6 7 (22.58%) REST
6 7 (22.58%) JSON
6 7 (22.58%) Grails
7 6 (19.35%) XSL
8 5 (16.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Social Media
2 3 (9.68%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) UNIX
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) MVC
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
4 8 (25.81%) B2B
5 7 (22.58%) B2C
5 7 (22.58%) CRM
5 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) UML
7 3 (9.68%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.23%) Business Process Improvement
9 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) PHP
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
5 7 (22.58%) Groovy
5 7 (22.58%) XPath
6 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Telerik
4 1 (3.23%) Software AG
4 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods
4 1 (3.23%) HP
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