Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 740 847
Rank change year-on-year -91 +107 -89
Permanent jobs citing XSD 323 442 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.67% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 238 322 327
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +14.13% -8.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -5.26%

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 67,433 65,634 75,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.86% 39.55% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 57,332 56,944 65,709
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.37% +3.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,250
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% -

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 -49 101 £60,000 - 14
South East -4 78 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North of England -5 60 £55,000 +33.33% 16
Yorkshire +17 44 £55,000 +22.22% 7
East of England -39 30 £60,000 - 1
South West +22 26 £42,500 -18.14% 5
Midlands -9 25 £50,000 -4.76% 5
West Midlands -20 19 £50,000 -13.04% 4
North West -18 16 £53,000 +46.21% 3
East Midlands -12 6 £32,500 -38.10% 1
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for XSD.

1 312 (96.59%) XML
2 210 (65.02%) SQL
3 199 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (52.63%) XSLT
5 157 (48.61%) Java
6 148 (45.82%) Web Services
7 145 (44.89%) SOAP
8 116 (35.91%) JavaScript
9 112 (34.67%) C#
10 109 (33.75%) SQL Server
11 102 (31.58%) Oracle
12 96 (29.72%) REST
13 95 (29.41%) Scrum
14 89 (27.55%) .NET
15 86 (26.63%) J2EE
16 83 (25.70%) TDD
17 81 (25.08%) JSON
18 79 (24.46%) SOA
19 73 (22.60%) Git (software)
20 72 (22.29%) HTML
21 67 (20.74%) WSDL
21 67 (20.74%) Hibernate
21 67 (20.74%) WebSphere
22 65 (20.12%) T-SQL
23 64 (19.81%) Test Automation
24 63 (19.50%) MVC
24 63 (19.50%) Waterfall
24 63 (19.50%) AngularJS
25 60 (18.58%) Spring
26 59 (18.27%) Relational Database

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 67 (20.74%) WebSphere
2 55 (17.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 45 (13.93%) WebLogic
4 37 (11.46%) Tomcat
5 32 (9.91%) IIS
6 23 (7.12%) Apache
6 23 (7.12%) JBoss
7 21 (6.50%) Confluence
7 21 (6.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
9 14 (4.33%) Liferay
10 8 (2.48%) JCAPS
10 8 (2.48%) Oracle Coherence
10 8 (2.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (2.17%) Apache Spark
11 7 (2.17%) Mule
11 7 (2.17%) Oracle 9iAS
12 6 (1.86%) Anypoint
12 6 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.86%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Magento
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Exstream
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.33%) Boomi
4 9 (2.79%) OpenShift
5 7 (2.17%) GitHub
6 5 (1.55%) PaaS
6 5 (1.55%) SaaS
7 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.31%) G Suite
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.02%) HTTP
2 9 (2.79%) FTP
2 9 (2.79%) SSL
3 8 (2.48%) PuTTY
3 8 (2.48%) SSH
4 6 (1.86%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.55%) Internet
6 3 (0.93%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (0.93%) Firewall
6 3 (0.93%) LAN
6 3 (0.93%) NAS
6 3 (0.93%) SAN
6 3 (0.93%) SNMP
6 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.93%) WAN
7 2 (0.62%) Intranet
8 1 (0.31%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 59 (18.27%) Relational Database
3 40 (12.38%) RDBMS
4 34 (10.53%) MySQL
5 30 (9.29%) Oracle Database
6 28 (8.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (7.74%) NoSQL
8 20 (6.19%) DB2
9 19 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 18 (5.57%) MongoDB
11 16 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (3.72%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (3.41%) Infinispan
15 8 (2.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (2.17%) Big Data
16 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (22.60%) Git (software)
2 52 (16.10%) Eclipse
3 50 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (14.86%) JUnit
5 44 (13.62%) Subversion
6 39 (12.07%) Maven
7 24 (7.43%) Ant
7 24 (7.43%) SoapUI
8 22 (6.81%) JIRA
9 21 (6.50%) Cucumber
9 21 (6.50%) Jenkins
10 20 (6.19%) SpecFlow
11 19 (5.88%) FitNesse
12 18 (5.57%) Visual Studio
13 14 (4.33%) tSQLt
14 12 (3.72%) IntelliJ
15 10 (3.10%) Gradle
16 9 (2.79%) Checkstyle
17 8 (2.48%) XMLUnit
18 7 (2.17%) NUnit
General
1 45 (13.93%) Finance
2 31 (9.60%) Banking
3 10 (3.10%) Retail
4 8 (2.48%) Advertising
4 8 (2.48%) Front Office
4 8 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.17%) Law
6 6 (1.86%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.93%) Legal
9 2 (0.62%) Back Office
9 2 (0.62%) Publishing
9 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 190 (58.82%) Developer
2 66 (20.43%) Java Developer
3 55 (17.03%) C# Developer
4 45 (13.93%) Agile Developer
5 40 (12.38%) Agile C# Developer
6 36 (11.15%) Architect
7 35 (10.84%) .NET Developer
8 31 (9.60%) Software Engineer
9 27 (8.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 26 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (7.43%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (7.43%) Senior Developer
12 23 (7.12%) Test Engineer
13 21 (6.50%) .NET Software Developer
13 21 (6.50%) Principal Engineer
14 20 (6.19%) .NET Software Engineer
14 20 (6.19%) Agile .NET Developer
14 20 (6.19%) Analyst
14 20 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 20 (6.19%) Principal Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (96.59%) XML
2 170 (52.63%) XSLT
3 148 (45.82%) Web Services
4 145 (44.89%) SOAP
5 96 (29.72%) REST
6 89 (27.55%) .NET
7 86 (26.63%) J2EE
8 81 (25.08%) JSON
9 72 (22.29%) HTML
10 67 (20.74%) Hibernate
10 67 (20.74%) WSDL
11 63 (19.50%) AngularJS
12 60 (18.58%) Spring
13 58 (17.96%) .NET Framework
14 57 (17.65%) ASP.NET
15 48 (14.86%) JMS
16 42 (13.00%) Java EE
17 40 (12.38%) EJB
18 38 (11.76%) CSS
18 38 (11.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (8.98%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.57%) Fintech
5 12 (3.72%) User Experience
6 8 (2.48%) Clustering
7 7 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.86%) AS400
8 6 (1.86%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.55%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.24%) Life Science
10 4 (1.24%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.24%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.24%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (17.34%) Linux
2 40 (12.38%) Unix
3 27 (8.36%) Solaris
4 23 (7.12%) Windows
5 20 (6.19%) HPUX
6 10 (3.10%) AIX
7 9 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.93%) Android
9 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (29.41%) Scrum
3 83 (25.70%) TDD
4 79 (24.46%) SOA
5 64 (19.81%) Test Automation
6 63 (19.50%) MVC
6 63 (19.50%) Waterfall
7 50 (15.48%) Software Engineering
8 44 (13.62%) BDD
8 44 (13.62%) Microservices
9 32 (9.91%) OO
10 31 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (9.29%) UML
12 29 (8.98%) ETL
13 28 (8.67%) CRM
14 27 (8.36%) SDLC
15 26 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (8.05%) E-Commerce
15 26 (8.05%) OOA/OOD
16 23 (7.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 210 (65.02%) SQL
2 157 (48.61%) Java
3 116 (35.91%) JavaScript
4 112 (34.67%) C#
5 65 (20.12%) T-SQL
6 41 (12.69%) PL/SQL
7 36 (11.15%) XPath
8 17 (5.26%) Groovy
9 12 (3.72%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 12 (3.72%) XQuery
10 10 (3.10%) Python
11 6 (1.86%) Perl
11 6 (1.86%) R
11 6 (1.86%) Scala
11 6 (1.86%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.55%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.55%) C
12 5 (1.55%) SPARQL
13 4 (1.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (14.24%) Degree
2 14 (4.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.33%) Sun Certification
3 12 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.86%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.24%) ISEB
6 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.91%) QA
2 9 (2.79%) HL7
3 8 (2.48%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) IFRS
5 1 (0.31%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.31%) MiFID
5 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.86%) Apache Flume
2 6 (1.86%) HDFS
3 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.62%) Docker
5 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) iptables
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (2.48%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (1.86%) Kibana
3 6 (1.86%) Oozie
3 6 (1.86%) Puppet
4 4 (1.24%) CloudHub
4 4 (1.24%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.62%) Ansible
6 1 (0.31%) WMI
Vendors
1 102 (31.58%) Oracle
2 28 (8.67%) Talend
3 24 (7.43%) Microsoft
4 23 (7.12%) IBM
5 21 (6.50%) MuleSoft
6 15 (4.64%) TIBCO
7 14 (4.33%) Dell
7 14 (4.33%) Google
7 14 (4.33%) Sun
7 14 (4.33%) webMethods
8 11 (3.41%) Splunk
8 11 (3.41%) Sybase
9 9 (2.79%) Informatica
9 9 (2.79%) Solace
10 8 (2.48%) Altova
10 8 (2.48%) Dynatrace
10 8 (2.48%) Remedy
11 7 (2.17%) BEA
11 7 (2.17%) Virgin Media
11 7 (2.17%) VMware