Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for XSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XSD over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 145 182
Rank change year-on-year -14 +37 -3
Permanent jobs citing XSD 20 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.65% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -54.84% +106.67%
10th Percentile £44,500 £32,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £52,750 £37,500 £82,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +18.18%

XSD is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1242 930 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.64% 41.59% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 845 1122
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,450
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing XSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Cheshire

XSD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSD in Cheshire.

Salary trend for XSD in Cheshire

XSD
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XSD in Cheshire

XSD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 14 £50,000 - 1
Wilmslow +13 1 £35,000 -
XSD
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for XSD.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) JSP
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) Web Services
4 14 (70.00%) JBoss
4 14 (70.00%) Servlets
4 14 (70.00%) WebLogic
4 14 (70.00%) EJB
4 14 (70.00%) Oracle
4 14 (70.00%) WSDL
4 14 (70.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (65.00%) Banking
5 13 (65.00%) SDLC
5 13 (65.00%) Mainframe
5 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (65.00%) JMS
6 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (60.00%) Subversion
7 11 (55.00%) BDD
7 11 (55.00%) TDD
7 11 (55.00%) DB2
8 9 (45.00%) J2EE
8 9 (45.00%) Struts
8 9 (45.00%) Service Management
8 9 (45.00%) ClearCase
8 9 (45.00%) Chordiant
8 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (40.00%) CICS

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (70.00%) JBoss
1 14 (70.00%) WebLogic
1 14 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (40.00%) CICS
3 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) iPaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (10.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Subversion
2 9 (45.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (15.00%) Ant
3 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 13 (65.00%) Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Law
5 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (5.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 17 (85.00%) JSP
3 15 (75.00%) Web Services
4 14 (70.00%) EJB
4 14 (70.00%) Servlets
4 14 (70.00%) WSDL
5 13 (65.00%) JMS
6 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
7 9 (45.00%) J2EE
7 9 (45.00%) Struts
8 5 (25.00%) JSON
8 5 (25.00%) JSON Schema
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) JPA
10 3 (15.00%) Spring
10 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
10 3 (15.00%) Spring Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (15.00%) Spring Security
10 3 (15.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (35.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) SDLC
2 11 (55.00%) BDD
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Service Management
3 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (35.00%) CMMI
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) RUP
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) OOD
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Assembly Language
4 8 (40.00%) COBOL
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.00%) XPath
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Chordiant
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Teradata
4 2 (10.00%) Sybase