Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 839 736 819
Rank change year-on-year -103 +83 +49
Permanent jobs citing XSD 296 446 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 219 333 338
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,219 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,500 £74,125
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 61,203 65,991 70,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.17% 40.34% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50,969 54,989 61,672
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 £83,750 £77,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -1 132 £62,500 +4.17% 5
South East -25 73 £57,500 +4.55% 7
North of England -3 30 £50,000 - 12
Midlands +19 28 £43,800 -2.67% 10
West Midlands +24 21 £43,500 -13.00% 8
East of England +24 21 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Yorkshire +1 18 £43,750 -20.45% 1
South West -20 14 £42,500 +14.49% 1
North West -17 11 £50,000 - 8
East Midlands +1 7 £43,800 +16.80% 2
North East -10 1 - - 3
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 292 (98.65%) XML
2 210 (70.95%) SQL
3 149 (50.34%) .NET
4 141 (47.64%) Web Services
5 130 (43.92%) Java
6 129 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (41.89%) SQL Server
7 124 (41.89%) SOAP
8 120 (40.54%) C#
9 117 (39.53%) REST
10 111 (37.50%) JavaScript
11 104 (35.14%) Microsoft
12 101 (34.12%) XSLT
13 98 (33.11%) HTML
14 82 (27.70%) JSON
15 79 (26.69%) SOA
16 77 (26.01%) Oracle
17 71 (23.99%) CSS
18 69 (23.31%) TDD
19 68 (22.97%) ASP.NET
19 68 (22.97%) Relational Database
20 65 (21.96%) Finance
21 63 (21.28%) MVC
22 59 (19.93%) OO
23 55 (18.58%) PL/SQL
24 53 (17.91%) Scrum
25 51 (17.23%) J2EE
25 51 (17.23%) .NET Framework
26 50 (16.89%) Visual Studio
27 49 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure

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 (13.18%) IIS
2 33 (11.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 22 (7.43%) WebSphere
5 14 (4.73%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (3.72%) JBoss
8 9 (3.04%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.36%) Confluence
10 5 (1.69%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.69%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.35%) Mule
12 3 (1.01%) CMS
12 3 (1.01%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.01%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.68%) Apache
13 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.34%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (6.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.70%) FastStats
3 4 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Magento
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.77%) SaaS
3 20 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (5.74%) Azure Data Factory
4 17 (5.74%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (3.04%) DigitalOcean
6 7 (2.36%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.01%) GitHub
8 1 (0.34%) Boomi
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.39%) HTTP
2 10 (3.38%) Internet
3 8 (2.70%) SSL
4 3 (1.01%) FTP
5 1 (0.34%) SMS
5 1 (0.34%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (41.89%) SQL Server
2 68 (22.97%) Relational Database
3 29 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (9.46%) Oracle Database
5 26 (8.78%) NoSQL
5 26 (8.78%) RDBMS
6 25 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 16 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.38%) MySQL
11 10 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.69%) Big Data
13 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.35%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (1.01%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 50 (16.89%) Visual Studio
2 45 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 40 (13.51%) Maven
4 38 (12.84%) JUnit
5 37 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 35 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (8.11%) Jenkins
8 16 (5.41%) Subversion
9 14 (4.73%) Cucumber
9 14 (4.73%) Visual Studio Team System
10 12 (4.05%) Selenium
11 11 (3.72%) IntelliJ
11 11 (3.72%) SoapUI
12 10 (3.38%) Ant
13 8 (2.70%) JIRA
13 8 (2.70%) ProC
14 6 (2.03%) NUnit
15 5 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (1.69%) JMeter
15 5 (1.69%) XMLSpy
General
1 65 (21.96%) Finance
2 39 (13.18%) Banking
3 8 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 8 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.35%) Automotive
5 4 (1.35%) Law
6 3 (1.01%) Marketing
6 3 (1.01%) Retail
7 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 221 (74.66%) Developer
2 68 (22.97%) Java Developer
3 55 (18.58%) .NET Developer
3 55 (18.58%) C# Developer
4 37 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 28 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (8.78%) Integration Developer
8 23 (7.77%) .NET Software Developer
9 22 (7.43%) C# Software Developer
10 21 (7.09%) SQL Developer
11 20 (6.76%) Angular Developer
12 19 (6.42%) Applications Developer
12 19 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 19 (6.42%) Software Engineer
13 16 (5.41%) Analyst
13 16 (5.41%) Architect
14 15 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
15 14 (4.73%) Azure Developer
15 14 (4.73%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (98.65%) XML
2 149 (50.34%) .NET
3 141 (47.64%) Web Services
4 124 (41.89%) SOAP
5 117 (39.53%) REST
6 101 (34.12%) XSLT
7 98 (33.11%) HTML
8 82 (27.70%) JSON
9 71 (23.99%) CSS
10 68 (22.97%) ASP.NET
11 51 (17.23%) .NET Framework
11 51 (17.23%) J2EE
12 47 (15.88%) XSL
13 41 (13.85%) Middleware
14 40 (13.51%) AngularJS
15 39 (13.18%) HTML5
16 37 (12.50%) RESTful
17 36 (12.16%) Spring
18 32 (10.81%) jQuery
19 30 (10.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 25 (8.45%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (7.77%) N-Tier
4 23 (7.77%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (5.74%) User Experience
6 9 (3.04%) Reference Data
7 7 (2.36%) Fintech
8 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.35%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.35%) Robotics
10 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.68%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) W3C
11 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.47%) Linux
1 31 (10.47%) Unix
2 18 (6.08%) Solaris
2 18 (6.08%) Windows
3 8 (2.70%) CentOS
3 8 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.03%) Android
4 6 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (26.69%) SOA
3 69 (23.31%) TDD
4 63 (21.28%) MVC
5 59 (19.93%) OO
6 53 (17.91%) Scrum
7 48 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
8 46 (15.54%) Unit Testing
9 43 (14.53%) SDLC
10 40 (13.51%) Software Engineering
11 36 (12.16%) BDD
11 36 (12.16%) ETL
12 32 (10.81%) OOD
13 30 (10.14%) UML
14 28 (9.46%) OOA/OOD
15 27 (9.12%) Multithreading
16 26 (8.78%) Web Development
17 25 (8.45%) Front End Development
17 25 (8.45%) Microservices
18 24 (8.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 210 (70.95%) SQL
2 130 (43.92%) Java
3 120 (40.54%) C#
4 111 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 55 (18.58%) PL/SQL
6 35 (11.82%) T-SQL
7 30 (10.14%) XPath
8 26 (8.78%) TypeScript
9 25 (8.45%) C++
10 20 (6.76%) Python
11 11 (3.72%) C
12 10 (3.38%) R
13 8 (2.70%) Go
13 8 (2.70%) Ruby
14 7 (2.36%) Java 8
14 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
15 6 (2.03%) VBA
15 6 (2.03%) XQuery
16 4 (1.35%) XAML
17 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (11.82%) Degree
2 23 (7.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.01%) ISEB
5 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.11%) QA
2 6 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.35%) HL7
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.34%) IFRS
4 1 (0.34%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (7.09%) Docker
2 5 (1.69%) VirtualBox
2 5 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) NFS
4 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) Firmware
4 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 26 (8.78%) Ansible
2 17 (5.74%) Kubernetes
3 13 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.70%) Terraform
5 6 (2.03%) SCOM
6 5 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 77 (26.01%) Oracle
3 23 (7.77%) IBM
4 17 (5.74%) Rakuten
4 17 (5.74%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.38%) MuleSoft
6 7 (2.36%) Solace
7 6 (2.03%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.03%) webMethods
8 5 (1.69%) SAP
8 5 (1.69%) Splunk
8 5 (1.69%) Talend
8 5 (1.69%) VMware
9 4 (1.35%) CA
10 3 (1.01%) ATG
10 3 (1.01%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.01%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.68%) Dell
11 2 (0.68%) Informatica
12 1 (0.34%) Software AG