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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 - 123
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing XSD 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% - 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.47% -  

XSD is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 479 487 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.48% 36.87% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 414 411 476
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing XSD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) DB2
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 5 (55.56%) SDLC
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) JBoss
4 5 (55.56%) WSDL
4 5 (55.56%) ClearCase
4 5 (55.56%) JMS
4 5 (55.56%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) Servlets
4 5 (55.56%) Struts
4 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
4 5 (55.56%) EJB
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) Chordiant

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 5 (55.56%) JBoss
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) iPaaS
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) ClearCase
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) MSI
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (33.33%) French Language
3 3 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Java Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Java Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Technical Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Product Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Web Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) XML Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) EJB
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) JMS
3 5 (55.56%) JSP
3 5 (55.56%) Servlets
3 5 (55.56%) Struts
3 5 (55.56%) WSDL
4 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) JSON Schema
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) PMI
4 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) B2B
4 3 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) CMMI
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) RUP
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) COBOL
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Chordiant
2 4 (44.44%) Teradata
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase