Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 832 749 817
Rank change year-on-year -83 +68 +66
Permanent jobs citing XSD 299 459 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.67% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 221 353 321
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,275 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £79,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +8.70%

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 60,848 68,316 70,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.96% 40.30% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50,678 57,201 61,328
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +20 136 £60,000 - 7
South East -12 73 £58,750 +6.82% 7
North of England -42 30 £50,000 - 9
Midlands +8 26 £43,650 -3.00% 6
East of England +39 22 £55,750 -7.08% 6
West Midlands +20 20 £43,000 -14.00% 5
Yorkshire -13 18 £43,750 -20.45% 5
South West -27 14 £39,608 +5.62%
North West -14 11 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands +5 6 £43,800 +20.83% 1
North East -4 1 - - 2
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 294 (98.33%) XML
2 207 (69.23%) SQL
3 149 (49.83%) .NET
4 141 (47.16%) Web Services
5 132 (44.15%) Java
6 127 (42.47%) SOAP
7 124 (41.47%) C#
7 124 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
8 123 (41.14%) SQL Server
9 120 (40.13%) REST
10 105 (35.12%) JavaScript
11 104 (34.78%) Microsoft
12 99 (33.11%) XSLT
13 96 (32.11%) HTML
14 84 (28.09%) Oracle
15 80 (26.76%) JSON
16 79 (26.42%) SOA
17 76 (25.42%) Finance
18 72 (24.08%) TDD
19 69 (23.08%) Relational Database
20 68 (22.74%) ASP.NET
21 66 (22.07%) CSS
22 61 (20.40%) MVC
23 55 (18.39%) PL/SQL
24 54 (18.06%) OO
24 54 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
25 49 (16.39%) Git (software)
26 47 (15.72%) SDLC
26 47 (15.72%) XSL
26 47 (15.72%) J2EE

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 39 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 34 (11.37%) IIS
3 32 (10.70%) Tomcat
4 19 (6.35%) WebSphere
5 16 (5.35%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (3.68%) JBoss
8 9 (3.01%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.34%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.01%) Confluence
11 5 (1.67%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.34%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.34%) Mule
13 3 (1.00%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.67%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.67%) CMS
14 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.33%) Apache
15 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (8.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.01%) FastStats
3 7 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.03%) SaaS
3 22 (7.36%) Azure Data Factory
3 22 (7.36%) Dynamics 365
4 18 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (3.01%) DigitalOcean
5 9 (3.01%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.34%) Boomi
7 3 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.35%) HTTP
2 9 (3.01%) Internet
3 8 (2.68%) SSL
4 7 (2.34%) FTP
5 1 (0.33%) SMS
5 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (41.14%) SQL Server
2 69 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 32 (10.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (10.37%) Oracle Database
5 23 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (7.36%) RDBMS
7 21 (7.02%) Azure SQL Database
8 20 (6.69%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (6.02%) NoSQL
11 17 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (3.34%) MySQL
14 9 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (1.67%) Big Data
16 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (1.34%) MongoDB
18 3 (1.00%) Blockchain
18 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 46 (15.38%) Maven
2 46 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 39 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 35 (11.71%) JUnit
5 33 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (8.36%) Jenkins
7 17 (5.69%) Subversion
7 17 (5.69%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (5.02%) Ant
9 14 (4.68%) Cucumber
10 13 (4.35%) Selenium
11 11 (3.68%) SoapUI
12 10 (3.34%) IntelliJ
13 8 (2.68%) NUnit
13 8 (2.68%) ProC
13 8 (2.68%) Visual Studio Coded UI
14 7 (2.34%) JIRA
15 5 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (1.67%) ReSharper
General
1 76 (25.42%) Finance
2 35 (11.71%) Banking
3 8 (2.68%) Financial Institution
3 8 (2.68%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.34%) Automotive
4 4 (1.34%) Law
5 3 (1.00%) Marketing
5 3 (1.00%) Retail
5 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) French Language
7 1 (0.33%) Front Office
7 1 (0.33%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 212 (70.90%) Developer
2 70 (23.41%) Java Developer
3 52 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 47 (15.72%) C# Developer
5 32 (10.70%) Senior Developer
6 30 (10.03%) Software Developer
7 23 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (7.02%) Integration Developer
9 20 (6.69%) Angular Developer
9 20 (6.69%) Architect
10 19 (6.35%) SQL Developer
11 18 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (6.02%) Analyst
11 18 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 17 (5.69%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (5.69%) Software Engineer
13 16 (5.35%) Applications Developer
13 16 (5.35%) Azure Developer
13 16 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (98.33%) XML
2 149 (49.83%) .NET
3 141 (47.16%) Web Services
4 127 (42.47%) SOAP
5 120 (40.13%) REST
6 99 (33.11%) XSLT
7 96 (32.11%) HTML
8 80 (26.76%) JSON
9 68 (22.74%) ASP.NET
10 66 (22.07%) CSS
11 47 (15.72%) J2EE
11 47 (15.72%) XSL
12 45 (15.05%) .NET Framework
13 40 (13.38%) AngularJS
14 39 (13.04%) RESTful
15 38 (12.71%) HTML5
16 37 (12.37%) Spring
17 35 (11.71%) jQuery
17 35 (11.71%) Middleware
18 32 (10.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.70%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (10.37%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (8.36%) N-Tier
5 22 (7.36%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (6.69%) Computer Science
7 17 (5.69%) User Experience
8 13 (4.35%) Reference Data
9 8 (2.68%) Fintech
10 5 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.67%) Robotics
11 4 (1.34%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.34%) W3C
12 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.33%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.33%) Life Science
13 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.37%) Linux
2 34 (11.37%) Unix
3 21 (7.02%) Solaris
4 12 (4.01%) CentOS
4 12 (4.01%) Ubuntu
4 12 (4.01%) Windows
5 6 (2.01%) Android
5 6 (2.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (26.42%) SOA
3 72 (24.08%) TDD
4 61 (20.40%) MVC
5 54 (18.06%) OO
6 47 (15.72%) SDLC
7 46 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 45 (15.05%) Scrum
8 45 (15.05%) Unit Testing
9 37 (12.37%) BDD
10 35 (11.71%) ETL
10 35 (11.71%) Software Engineering
11 31 (10.37%) UML
12 30 (10.03%) Front End Development
13 29 (9.70%) OOD
14 28 (9.36%) Integration Testing
14 28 (9.36%) Microservices
15 26 (8.70%) Coaching
15 26 (8.70%) Multithreading
15 26 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 207 (69.23%) SQL
2 132 (44.15%) Java
3 124 (41.47%) C#
4 105 (35.12%) JavaScript
5 55 (18.39%) PL/SQL
6 37 (12.37%) T-SQL
7 35 (11.71%) XPath
8 27 (9.03%) Python
9 26 (8.70%) TypeScript
10 25 (8.36%) C++
11 14 (4.68%) R
12 12 (4.01%) Go
12 12 (4.01%) Ruby
13 10 (3.34%) C
14 9 (3.01%) VBA
15 7 (2.34%) Java 8
15 7 (2.34%) XQuery
16 6 (2.01%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.34%) ABAP
17 4 (1.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (10.03%) Degree
2 27 (9.03%) Security Cleared
3 23 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 21 (7.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.00%) ISEB
6 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.03%) QA
2 9 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.03%) Docker
2 5 (1.67%) VirtualBox
2 5 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.34%) NFS
4 2 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (9.03%) Ansible
2 21 (7.02%) Kubernetes
3 12 (4.01%) Terraform
4 10 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.01%) SCOM
6 5 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 84 (28.09%) Oracle
3 21 (7.02%) Rakuten
3 21 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.02%) IBM
5 12 (4.01%) MuleSoft
6 9 (3.01%) Solace
6 9 (3.01%) webMethods
7 7 (2.34%) SAP
7 7 (2.34%) Talend
8 6 (2.01%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.01%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.67%) Dell
9 5 (1.67%) Splunk
9 5 (1.67%) VMware
10 4 (1.34%) CA
11 3 (1.00%) DevExpress
11 3 (1.00%) Sybase
12 2 (0.67%) ATG
13 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds