Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 851 787 806
Rank change year-on-year -64 +19 +101
Permanent jobs citing XSD 271 402 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.59% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 201 311 316
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,250 £33,125
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 58,718 67,727 68,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.56% 40.25% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48,644 56,883 59,720
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +47 128 £60,000 - 1
South East -9 61 £65,000 +18.18% 3
East of England +40 25 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Midlands +20 22 £43,000 -4.44% 4
North of England -15 22 £50,000 -9.09% 6
West Midlands +11 19 £42,500 -15.00% 4
South West -2 15 £31,717 -15.42%
Yorkshire -5 14 £45,000 -18.18% 3
North West +3 5 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +12 3 £43,800 +25.14%
North East +1 3 £36,500 -23.16% 2
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 263 (97.05%) XML
2 183 (67.53%) SQL
3 135 (49.82%) .NET
4 131 (48.34%) Web Services
5 123 (45.39%) Java
6 121 (44.65%) REST
7 117 (43.17%) SOAP
8 112 (41.33%) C#
9 104 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (38.01%) SQL Server
11 96 (35.42%) JavaScript
12 90 (33.21%) HTML
13 89 (32.84%) Microsoft
14 85 (31.37%) Oracle
15 83 (30.63%) XSLT
16 77 (28.41%) SOA
17 76 (28.04%) JSON
18 71 (26.20%) Finance
19 65 (23.99%) TDD
20 61 (22.51%) ASP.NET
21 60 (22.14%) CSS
22 57 (21.03%) MVC
22 57 (21.03%) Relational Database
23 54 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
24 50 (18.45%) PL/SQL
25 49 (18.08%) OO
26 48 (17.71%) Git (software)
26 48 (17.71%) SDLC
27 47 (17.34%) Maven
28 45 (16.61%) XSL

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 38 (14.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (12.18%) Tomcat
3 30 (11.07%) IIS
4 17 (6.27%) WebSphere
5 16 (5.90%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (4.80%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (4.06%) JBoss
8 10 (3.69%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.21%) CMS
9 6 (2.21%) Confluence
9 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.85%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.85%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.11%) Mule
11 3 (1.11%) Mule ESB
11 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.11%) Sitefinity
11 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.95%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.95%) FastStats
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (9.59%) SaaS
3 23 (8.49%) Azure Data Factory
3 23 (8.49%) Dynamics 365
4 15 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (4.43%) OpenShift
6 9 (3.32%) DigitalOcean
7 6 (2.21%) Boomi
8 3 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.90%) HTTP
2 10 (3.69%) FTP
2 10 (3.69%) Internet
3 8 (2.95%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) SMS
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (38.01%) SQL Server
2 57 (21.03%) Relational Database
3 29 (10.70%) Oracle Database
4 24 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (8.49%) Azure SQL Database
6 21 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (7.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (6.64%) RDBMS
9 14 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (5.17%) NoSQL
9 14 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (3.32%) MySQL
10 9 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.95%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.85%) Big Data
13 4 (1.48%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.11%) Blockchain
14 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.74%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 48 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 47 (17.34%) Maven
3 42 (15.50%) Visual Studio
4 39 (14.39%) Eclipse
5 27 (9.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (8.86%) Jenkins
7 23 (8.49%) JUnit
8 20 (7.38%) Subversion
9 18 (6.64%) Ant
9 18 (6.64%) Visual Studio Team System
10 15 (5.54%) Cucumber
11 12 (4.43%) Selenium
12 9 (3.32%) IntelliJ
12 9 (3.32%) SoapUI
13 8 (2.95%) NUnit
13 8 (2.95%) ProC
14 7 (2.58%) JIRA
14 7 (2.58%) NSubstitute
14 7 (2.58%) ReSharper
15 5 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 71 (26.20%) Finance
2 28 (10.33%) Banking
3 8 (2.95%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.85%) Automotive
5 4 (1.48%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.48%) Law
6 3 (1.11%) Front Office
6 3 (1.11%) Marketing
6 3 (1.11%) Retail
7 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 184 (67.90%) Developer
2 59 (21.77%) Java Developer
3 47 (17.34%) .NET Developer
4 37 (13.65%) C# Developer
5 29 (10.70%) Software Developer
6 27 (9.96%) Senior Developer
7 21 (7.75%) Architect
8 20 (7.38%) Integration Developer
9 18 (6.64%) Azure Developer
9 18 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (6.27%) SQL Developer
11 16 (5.90%) Analyst
12 15 (5.54%) Angular Developer
12 15 (5.54%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (5.54%) Software Engineer
13 14 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 14 (5.17%) Consultant
13 14 (5.17%) Support Analyst
14 13 (4.80%) .NET Software Developer
14 13 (4.80%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (97.05%) XML
2 135 (49.82%) .NET
3 131 (48.34%) Web Services
4 121 (44.65%) REST
5 117 (43.17%) SOAP
6 90 (33.21%) HTML
7 83 (30.63%) XSLT
8 76 (28.04%) JSON
9 61 (22.51%) ASP.NET
10 60 (22.14%) CSS
11 45 (16.61%) XSL
12 42 (15.50%) J2EE
13 41 (15.13%) .NET Framework
13 41 (15.13%) Spring
14 37 (13.65%) RESTful
15 36 (13.28%) AngularJS
16 35 (12.92%) jQuery
17 33 (12.18%) JMS
18 32 (11.81%) HTML5
19 31 (11.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (12.18%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (8.49%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (8.12%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (6.27%) N-Tier
6 16 (5.90%) User Experience
7 14 (5.17%) Reference Data
8 8 (2.95%) Fintech
9 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.48%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.48%) Robotics
10 4 (1.48%) W3C
11 3 (1.11%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.37%) Life Science
12 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.02%) Linux
2 33 (12.18%) Unix
3 21 (7.75%) Solaris
4 13 (4.80%) Windows
5 12 (4.43%) CentOS
5 12 (4.43%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.21%) Android
6 6 (2.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.41%) SOA
3 65 (23.99%) TDD
4 57 (21.03%) MVC
5 49 (18.08%) OO
6 48 (17.71%) SDLC
7 42 (15.50%) Problem-Solving
8 38 (14.02%) Unit Testing
9 35 (12.92%) Scrum
10 33 (12.18%) Front End Development
11 30 (11.07%) Microservices
12 29 (10.70%) BDD
12 29 (10.70%) Integration Testing
13 28 (10.33%) Software Engineering
14 27 (9.96%) Coaching
14 27 (9.96%) ETL
15 25 (9.23%) CRM
15 25 (9.23%) OOD
16 24 (8.86%) Multithreading
17 22 (8.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 183 (67.53%) SQL
2 123 (45.39%) Java
3 112 (41.33%) C#
4 96 (35.42%) JavaScript
5 50 (18.45%) PL/SQL
6 38 (14.02%) XPath
7 35 (12.92%) T-SQL
8 28 (10.33%) Python
9 22 (8.12%) C++
10 21 (7.75%) TypeScript
11 14 (5.17%) R
12 12 (4.43%) Go
12 12 (4.43%) Ruby
13 10 (3.69%) C
13 10 (3.69%) VBA
14 7 (2.58%) Java 8
15 4 (1.48%) ABAP
15 4 (1.48%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.48%) XQuery
16 3 (1.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (8.86%) Degree
2 17 (6.27%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.86%) QA
2 10 (3.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) GDPR
3 1 (0.37%) HL7
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (9.23%) Docker
2 5 (1.85%) VirtualBox
2 5 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.48%) NFS
4 2 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (8.12%) Ansible
1 22 (8.12%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.43%) Terraform
3 6 (2.21%) SCOM
4 5 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 89 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 85 (31.37%) Oracle
3 21 (7.75%) Rakuten
3 21 (7.75%) Red Hat
4 12 (4.43%) Solace
5 11 (4.06%) IBM
5 11 (4.06%) MuleSoft
6 9 (3.32%) Talend
7 8 (2.95%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.95%) webMethods
8 7 (2.58%) Dell
8 7 (2.58%) SAP
9 6 (2.21%) ServiceNow
9 6 (2.21%) Sybase
10 5 (1.85%) Splunk
10 5 (1.85%) VMware
11 4 (1.48%) CA
12 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.74%) ATG
13 2 (0.74%) DevExpress