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

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 817 752 819
Rank change year-on-year -65 +67 +23
Permanent jobs citing XSD 313 460 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 224 340 384
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £74,625 £76,250 £77,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +6.38%

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 64,446 67,888 73,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.68% 40.77% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53,847 56,880 64,234
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 14 August 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 August 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 -49 122 £65,000 +8.33% 6
South East -26 73 £57,500 +4.55% 5
North of England -19 41 £50,000 +10.50% 12
East of England +60 31 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Yorkshire +29 27 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Midlands +11 24 £43,800 +9.50% 5
South West -16 22 £40,000 +14.55% 2
West Midlands +31 17 £43,750 +2.94% 2
North West -29 14 £50,000 +33.33% 6
East Midlands -11 7 £43,800 +9.50% 3
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 310 (99.04%) XML
2 213 (68.05%) SQL
3 169 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (51.12%) Web Services
5 154 (49.20%) SOAP
6 147 (46.96%) XSLT
7 143 (45.69%) JavaScript
8 136 (43.45%) SQL Server
9 133 (42.49%) .NET
10 128 (40.89%) Java
11 123 (39.30%) HTML
12 113 (36.10%) C#
13 108 (34.50%) REST
14 98 (31.31%) CSS
15 92 (29.39%) Oracle
16 84 (26.84%) Microsoft
17 80 (25.56%) SOA
17 80 (25.56%) Scrum
17 80 (25.56%) JSON
18 77 (24.60%) TDD
19 70 (22.36%) ASP.NET
20 67 (21.41%) .NET Framework
20 67 (21.41%) Relational Database
21 66 (21.09%) Problem-Solving
22 65 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
22 65 (20.77%) OO
23 61 (19.49%) Finance
24 59 (18.85%) MVC
24 59 (18.85%) Software Engineering
25 55 (17.57%) AngularJS

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 47 (15.02%) WebSphere
2 44 (14.06%) IIS
2 44 (14.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 32 (10.22%) JBoss
4 27 (8.63%) WebLogic
5 18 (5.75%) Tomcat
6 14 (4.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 13 (4.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (3.51%) Confluence
8 11 (3.51%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (2.24%) Apache
10 6 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.92%) CMS
10 6 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.92%) MQSeries
10 6 (1.92%) SAS
11 5 (1.60%) Mule
12 4 (1.28%) Mule ESB
13 3 (0.96%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Magento
2 4 (1.28%) FastStats
3 3 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (10.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.88%) OpenShift
4 8 (2.56%) Boomi
5 6 (1.92%) IBM Blueworks
6 5 (1.60%) SaaS
7 4 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.28%) Trello
8 3 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.96%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (0.96%) npm
8 3 (0.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.99%) HTTP
2 8 (2.56%) SSL
3 7 (2.24%) Internet
4 4 (1.28%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.96%) Intranet
6 1 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.32%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (43.45%) SQL Server
2 67 (21.41%) Relational Database
3 49 (15.65%) NoSQL
4 33 (10.54%) RDBMS
5 31 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (7.99%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (6.39%) Oracle Database
8 13 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (3.83%) Big Data
10 11 (3.51%) DB2
10 11 (3.51%) MySQL
11 10 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.56%) Infinispan
12 8 (2.56%) MongoDB
12 8 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (1.92%) Jackrabbit
14 6 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (14.70%) Visual Studio
2 45 (14.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (13.42%) JUnit
4 35 (11.18%) Git (software)
5 22 (7.03%) Eclipse
5 22 (7.03%) Jenkins
6 19 (6.07%) Subversion
7 17 (5.43%) JIRA
8 16 (5.11%) SoapUI
9 14 (4.47%) Selenium
10 8 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.56%) Maven
10 8 (2.56%) Mockito
10 8 (2.56%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.92%) Ant
11 6 (1.92%) Log4j
11 6 (1.92%) NUnit
11 6 (1.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 5 (1.60%) FitNesse
12 5 (1.60%) JMeter
General
1 61 (19.49%) Finance
2 37 (11.82%) Banking
3 8 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 8 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.28%) Automotive
5 4 (1.28%) Law
5 4 (1.28%) Retail
6 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.64%) Games
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 225 (71.88%) Developer
2 76 (24.28%) C# Developer
3 59 (18.85%) .NET Developer
3 59 (18.85%) Java Developer
4 42 (13.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (13.10%) Software Developer
6 37 (11.82%) .NET Software Developer
6 37 (11.82%) C# Software Developer
7 32 (10.22%) Software Engineer
8 27 (8.63%) Angular Developer
9 26 (8.31%) SQL Developer
10 24 (7.67%) Integration Developer
10 24 (7.67%) Senior Developer
11 23 (7.35%) Analyst
12 21 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 21 (6.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 19 (6.07%) Applications Developer
14 18 (5.75%) .NET Software Engineer
14 18 (5.75%) Agile .NET Developer
14 18 (5.75%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (99.04%) XML
2 160 (51.12%) Web Services
3 154 (49.20%) SOAP
4 147 (46.96%) XSLT
5 133 (42.49%) .NET
6 123 (39.30%) HTML
7 108 (34.50%) REST
8 98 (31.31%) CSS
9 80 (25.56%) JSON
10 70 (22.36%) ASP.NET
11 67 (21.41%) .NET Framework
12 55 (17.57%) AngularJS
13 46 (14.70%) J2EE
14 42 (13.42%) HTML5
15 36 (11.50%) Middleware
16 35 (11.18%) JMS
17 33 (10.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (10.22%) LINQ
18 32 (10.22%) WCF
18 32 (10.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 65 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.95%) Computer Science
3 25 (7.99%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (7.03%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (6.07%) N-Tier
5 19 (6.07%) User Experience
6 12 (3.83%) NHS
7 8 (2.56%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.56%) Fintech
7 8 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.28%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.28%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.28%) Replication
10 4 (1.28%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.64%) Life Science
12 2 (0.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.14%) Linux
2 35 (11.18%) Windows
3 25 (7.99%) Unix
4 18 (5.75%) Solaris
5 8 (2.56%) Android
5 8 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (2.24%) Amazon Linux
6 7 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.92%) HPUX
8 5 (1.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (25.56%) Scrum
2 80 (25.56%) SOA
3 77 (24.60%) TDD
4 66 (21.09%) Problem-Solving
5 65 (20.77%) OO
6 59 (18.85%) MVC
6 59 (18.85%) Software Engineering
7 46 (14.70%) OOD
8 42 (13.42%) Web Development
9 38 (12.14%) Test Automation
10 36 (11.50%) ETL
10 36 (11.50%) SDLC
10 36 (11.50%) UML
11 34 (10.86%) BDD
11 34 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (10.86%) OOA/OOD
12 30 (9.58%) Cryptography
12 30 (9.58%) Waterfall
13 28 (8.95%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 213 (68.05%) SQL
2 143 (45.69%) JavaScript
3 128 (40.89%) Java
4 113 (36.10%) C#
5 41 (13.10%) PL/SQL
6 39 (12.46%) T-SQL
7 30 (9.58%) XPath
8 29 (9.27%) TypeScript
9 25 (7.99%) C++
10 15 (4.79%) XQuery
11 11 (3.51%) Python
12 10 (3.19%) Groovy
13 9 (2.88%) Java 8
13 9 (2.88%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.56%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.56%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.24%) Perl
16 6 (1.92%) C
16 6 (1.92%) R
17 5 (1.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (12.14%) Degree
2 21 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.60%) ISEB
5 5 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.35%) QA
2 6 (1.92%) IFRS
2 6 (1.92%) IFRS 9
3 5 (1.60%) HL7
4 4 (1.28%) GCP
4 4 (1.28%) WCAG
5 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (2.88%) Docker
1 9 (2.88%) iptables
2 7 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.24%) VMware Server
2 7 (2.24%) vSphere
3 4 (1.28%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.28%) HDFS
4 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) Firmware
4 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (10.54%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (7.99%) Ansible
3 8 (2.56%) Puppet
4 7 (2.24%) Terraform
5 6 (1.92%) SCOM
6 4 (1.28%) CA Service Virtualization
6 4 (1.28%) Kibana
6 4 (1.28%) Oozie
7 3 (0.96%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 92 (29.39%) Oracle
2 84 (26.84%) Microsoft
3 39 (12.46%) IBM
4 17 (5.43%) TIBCO
5 14 (4.47%) CA
5 14 (4.47%) MuleSoft
6 12 (3.83%) webMethods
7 11 (3.51%) WSO2
8 10 (3.19%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.19%) Talend
9 8 (2.56%) ATG
9 8 (2.56%) Google
10 7 (2.24%) Apigee
10 7 (2.24%) Fiorano
10 7 (2.24%) Informatica
10 7 (2.24%) Mashery
10 7 (2.24%) VMware
11 6 (1.92%) Dell
11 6 (1.92%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.92%) Solace