Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 771 789 900
Rank change year-on-year +18 +111 -188
Permanent jobs citing XSD 402 409 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.60% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 311 316 321
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,125 £30,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67687 68280 77511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.22% 39.13% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56862 59588 67115
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in England

XSD
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for XSD in England

XSD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for XSD in England

XSD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the England region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
London +12 144 £60,000 +4.35% 4
South East +49 91 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North of England +16 77 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Yorkshire +30 56 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Midlands -18 39 £45,000 -14.29% 3
South West +31 32 £37,500 -46.43%
West Midlands +1 27 £50,000 +1.01%
North West -16 19 £50,000 - 1
East of England -42 16 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +6 12 £35,000 -33.33% 3
North East - 2 £47,500 - 1
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 England region with a requirement for XSD.

1 385 (95.77%) XML
2 256 (63.68%) SQL
3 248 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
4 206 (51.24%) XSLT
5 187 (46.52%) Java
6 177 (44.03%) Web Services
7 159 (39.55%) SQL Server
8 150 (37.31%) SOAP
9 146 (36.32%) C#
10 127 (31.59%) JavaScript
11 119 (29.60%) .NET
12 106 (26.37%) REST
13 104 (25.87%) Scrum
14 101 (25.12%) Oracle
15 98 (24.38%) TDD
16 92 (22.89%) Git (software)
17 91 (22.64%) JSON
18 89 (22.14%) Hibernate
19 87 (21.64%) Test Automation
20 81 (20.15%) T-SQL
20 81 (20.15%) SOA
21 80 (19.90%) Finance
22 76 (18.91%) WSDL
22 76 (18.91%) Spring
23 75 (18.66%) WebSphere
23 75 (18.66%) J2EE
24 70 (17.41%) MVC
25 69 (17.16%) ASP.NET
26 68 (16.92%) Waterfall
27 67 (16.67%) Software Engineering

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 75 (18.66%) WebSphere
2 53 (13.18%) Tomcat
3 50 (12.44%) WebLogic
4 48 (11.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 40 (9.95%) IIS
6 31 (7.71%) Apache
7 27 (6.72%) JBoss
8 17 (4.23%) Confluence
9 14 (3.48%) Liferay
10 13 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (2.99%) Mule
12 11 (2.74%) Mule ESB
13 10 (2.49%) Anypoint
13 10 (2.49%) GlassFish
14 9 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (1.99%) CICS
16 7 (1.74%) MQSeries
16 7 (1.74%) Oracle 9iAS
17 6 (1.49%) CMS
17 6 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.50%) Magento
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.48%) Boomi
4 10 (2.49%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.49%) PaaS
6 5 (1.24%) GitHub
6 5 (1.24%) SaaS
7 4 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.49%) FTP
1 10 (2.49%) HTTP
2 9 (2.24%) Intranet
3 7 (1.74%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (1.49%) Firewall
4 6 (1.49%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.49%) LAN
4 6 (1.49%) NAS
4 6 (1.49%) SAN
4 6 (1.49%) WAN
5 5 (1.24%) LDAP
6 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.75%) Internet
7 3 (0.75%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.75%) SNMP
7 3 (0.75%) SSH
8 1 (0.25%) RS-232
8 1 (0.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (39.55%) SQL Server
2 55 (13.68%) Relational Database
3 52 (12.94%) NoSQL
4 50 (12.44%) MySQL
5 37 (9.20%) RDBMS
6 33 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (6.72%) MongoDB
8 25 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (4.98%) DB2
9 20 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (4.73%) Oracle Database
11 17 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (2.74%) Big Data
13 11 (2.74%) Infinispan
13 11 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (1.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 92 (22.89%) Git (software)
2 65 (16.17%) Eclipse
3 60 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (14.43%) Subversion
5 51 (12.69%) JUnit
6 48 (11.94%) Maven
7 39 (9.70%) Jenkins
8 36 (8.96%) Cucumber
9 31 (7.71%) Visual Studio
10 28 (6.97%) FitNesse
10 28 (6.97%) SpecFlow
11 27 (6.72%) SoapUI
12 24 (5.97%) Talend Open Studio
13 20 (4.98%) Gradle
14 19 (4.73%) Ant
14 19 (4.73%) JIRA
15 18 (4.48%) tSQLt
16 17 (4.23%) IntelliJ
17 11 (2.74%) TeamCity
18 10 (2.49%) Checkstyle
General
1 80 (19.90%) Finance
2 49 (12.19%) Banking
3 22 (5.47%) Front Office
4 20 (4.98%) Retail
5 16 (3.98%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.49%) Advertising
6 10 (2.49%) Games
6 10 (2.49%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.49%) Publishing
9 4 (1.00%) Law
9 4 (1.00%) Marketing
9 4 (1.00%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.75%) Back Office
10 3 (0.75%) Electronics
10 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.50%) Legal
11 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 234 (58.21%) Developer
2 91 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 74 (18.41%) C# Developer
4 55 (13.68%) .NET Developer
5 51 (12.69%) Architect
6 49 (12.19%) Agile Developer
7 46 (11.44%) Software Engineer
8 45 (11.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 42 (10.45%) Agile C# Developer
10 39 (9.70%) Senior Developer
11 32 (7.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 31 (7.71%) SQL Developer
13 30 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 29 (7.21%) Test Engineer
15 28 (6.97%) C# Software Developer
16 27 (6.72%) SQL Server Developer
17 24 (5.97%) .NET Software Developer
18 23 (5.72%) Analyst
18 23 (5.72%) Senior Java Developer
19 22 (5.47%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (95.77%) XML
2 206 (51.24%) XSLT
3 177 (44.03%) Web Services
4 150 (37.31%) SOAP
5 119 (29.60%) .NET
6 106 (26.37%) REST
7 91 (22.64%) JSON
8 89 (22.14%) Hibernate
9 76 (18.91%) Spring
9 76 (18.91%) WSDL
10 75 (18.66%) J2EE
11 69 (17.16%) ASP.NET
12 63 (15.67%) .NET Framework
12 63 (15.67%) HTML
13 57 (14.18%) AngularJS
14 56 (13.93%) JMS
15 51 (12.69%) XSL
16 43 (10.70%) WCF
17 41 (10.20%) RESTful
18 35 (8.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (6.97%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.97%) Fintech
5 16 (3.98%) User Experience
6 11 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.49%) Fixed Income
8 9 (2.24%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.74%) AS400
9 7 (1.74%) PMI
10 6 (1.49%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.00%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.75%) Clustering
13 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.75%) Reference Data
14 2 (0.50%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.50%) DataPower
14 2 (0.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.68%) Linux
2 42 (10.45%) Unix
3 27 (6.72%) Solaris
4 25 (6.22%) Windows
5 20 (4.98%) HPUX
6 14 (3.48%) AIX
7 13 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.75%) Android
9 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (25.87%) Scrum
3 98 (24.38%) TDD
4 87 (21.64%) Test Automation
5 81 (20.15%) SOA
6 70 (17.41%) MVC
7 68 (16.92%) Waterfall
8 67 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 62 (15.42%) BDD
10 52 (12.94%) Microservices
11 43 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (10.20%) OO
13 35 (8.71%) ETL
13 35 (8.71%) Unit Testing
14 34 (8.46%) OOA/OOD
15 30 (7.46%) E-Commerce
15 30 (7.46%) UML
15 30 (7.46%) Web Development
16 28 (6.97%) Workflow
17 27 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 256 (63.68%) SQL
2 187 (46.52%) Java
3 146 (36.32%) C#
4 127 (31.59%) JavaScript
5 81 (20.15%) T-SQL
6 48 (11.94%) XPath
7 28 (6.97%) PL/SQL
8 27 (6.72%) Groovy
9 26 (6.47%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.73%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.23%) XQuery
12 11 (2.74%) C
12 11 (2.74%) Python
13 10 (2.49%) PHP
14 9 (2.24%) COBOL
14 9 (2.24%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.99%) Assembly Language
16 7 (1.74%) Ruby
17 5 (1.24%) C++
17 5 (1.24%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 52 (12.94%) Degree
2 14 (3.48%) Sun Certification
3 9 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.24%) ISEB
3 9 (2.24%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.74%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.97%) QA
2 12 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 9 (2.24%) SLA
4 7 (1.74%) HL7
5 2 (0.50%) WCAG
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.99%) Docker
3 6 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.74%) CloudHub
2 5 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.00%) Rundeck
4 3 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.50%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.25%) Kibana
6 1 (0.25%) Puppet
6 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 101 (25.12%) Oracle
2 41 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 31 (7.71%) IBM
4 26 (6.47%) MuleSoft
5 24 (5.97%) Talend
6 16 (3.98%) SAP
7 15 (3.73%) Sybase
7 15 (3.73%) TIBCO
8 14 (3.48%) Dell
8 14 (3.48%) Google
8 14 (3.48%) HP
8 14 (3.48%) Sun
8 14 (3.48%) webMethods
9 10 (2.49%) Solace
10 9 (2.24%) Chordiant
10 9 (2.24%) VMware
11 8 (1.99%) Altova
11 8 (1.99%) Concur
12 7 (1.74%) BEA
12 7 (1.74%) ION Trading