Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 211 246
Rank change year-on-year +46 +35 +17
Permanent jobs citing XSD 51 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.04% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 1.36% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 25 37
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £21,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - +63.64%

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1760 1916 3038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.96% 35.24% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1720 2467
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,504 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing XSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Leeds

XSD
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XSD in Leeds.

Salary trend for XSD in Leeds

XSD
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XSD in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing XSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for XSD.

1 51 (100.00%) XML
2 48 (94.12%) SOAP
3 43 (84.31%) SQL
3 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (80.39%) Web Services
5 28 (54.90%) Test Automation
6 27 (52.94%) SpecFlow
6 27 (52.94%) FitNesse
6 27 (52.94%) WSDL
7 23 (45.10%) Java
7 23 (45.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (45.10%) BDD
8 22 (43.14%) ATDD
8 22 (43.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (39.22%) Cucumber
10 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
10 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
10 19 (37.25%) C#
10 19 (37.25%) T-SQL
10 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
11 18 (35.29%) Exploratory Testing
11 18 (35.29%) tSQLt
11 18 (35.29%) Performance Testing
12 16 (31.37%) HTML
13 15 (29.41%) Finance
13 15 (29.41%) User Experience
14 14 (27.45%) Workflow
15 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
16 11 (21.57%) WebSphere
16 11 (21.57%) WebLogic

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (21.57%) WebLogic
1 11 (21.57%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle 9iAS
3 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.96%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.92%) DB2
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) FitNesse
1 27 (52.94%) SpecFlow
2 22 (43.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (39.22%) Cucumber
4 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
5 18 (35.29%) tSQLt
6 6 (11.76%) ERwin
7 5 (9.80%) Selenium
8 4 (7.84%) HP UFT
8 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.96%) Gradle
9 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.96%) Maven
9 1 (1.96%) Mockito
9 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Test Engineer
2 19 (37.25%) Principal Engineer
2 19 (37.25%) Principal Test Engineer
3 14 (27.45%) Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Automation Tester
6 6 (11.76%) Java Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Java Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Agile Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Web Automation Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Web Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Development Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) XML
2 48 (94.12%) SOAP
3 41 (80.39%) Web Services
4 27 (52.94%) WSDL
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
6 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 9 (17.65%) JMS
6 9 (17.65%) JSP
7 8 (15.69%) REST
7 8 (15.69%) RESTful
7 8 (15.69%) Servlets
7 8 (15.69%) XSLT
8 6 (11.76%) J2EE
9 5 (9.80%) .NET
9 5 (9.80%) ebXML
10 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.96%) OAuth2
11 1 (1.96%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) User Experience
2 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.73%) AS400
3 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) AIX
2 7 (13.73%) Solaris
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Test Automation
3 23 (45.10%) BDD
4 22 (43.14%) ATDD
5 18 (35.29%) Exploratory Testing
5 18 (35.29%) Performance Testing
6 14 (27.45%) Workflow
7 8 (15.69%) Secure Coding
7 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (13.73%) Complex Event Processing
8 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
8 7 (13.73%) Metadata Management
8 7 (13.73%) Network Design
8 7 (13.73%) SOA
9 6 (11.76%) High Availability
9 6 (11.76%) Microservices
10 5 (9.80%) Case Management
10 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
10 5 (9.80%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) Java
3 19 (37.25%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 19 (37.25%) T-SQL
4 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) Groovy
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) XPath
5 1 (1.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) ISEB
2 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) HL7
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) BEA
2 5 (9.80%) IBM
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) HP