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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank 207 195 195
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing XSD 3 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.060% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 10
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £39,700 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
1722 1580 2057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.28% 35.73% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1363 1869
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Birmingham -13 2 £57,500 +45.56% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
XSD
England

XSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (76.92%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) Data Mapping
6 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) ERD
6 3 (23.08%) AIX
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) WSDL
6 3 (23.08%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Software AG
7 2 (15.38%) Middleware
7 2 (15.38%) webMethods
7 2 (15.38%) Toad
7 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
7 2 (15.38%) Legal

XSD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.69%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PVCS
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Toad
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) Hudson
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Documentation Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Legal Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) WSDL
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) JSF
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
5 2 (15.38%) JSP
5 2 (15.38%) Java EE
5 2 (15.38%) JPA
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) JDBC
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Data Mapping
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) ERD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) XPath
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Software AG
3 2 (15.38%) webMethods
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
4 1 (7.69%) CA