The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for XSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 180 140
Rank change year-on-year -7 -40  
Permanent jobs citing XSD 17 1 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.41% 0.029% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.069% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 35
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

XSD is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1860 1443 1461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 44.99% 41.36% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1250 1265
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing XSD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in Manchester

XSD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for XSD in Manchester

XSD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XSD in Manchester

XSD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £35,000 -
XSD
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XSD.

1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 24 (88.89%) Web Services
2 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
4 21 (77.78%) TDD
4 21 (77.78%) RUP
5 20 (74.07%) .NET
5 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
6 19 (70.37%) C
6 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
6 19 (70.37%) Degree
6 19 (70.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (66.67%) WCF
7 18 (66.67%) MVC
7 18 (66.67%) C#
8 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (62.96%) Lambda Expressions
8 17 (62.96%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 17 (62.96%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (62.96%) RS-232
8 17 (62.96%) C++
8 17 (62.96%) Visual Studio
8 17 (62.96%) COM
8 17 (62.96%) OOD
8 17 (62.96%) Windows
8 17 (62.96%) Linux
8 17 (62.96%) UML
8 17 (62.96%) OO
8 17 (62.96%) Scrum

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
1 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Ethernet
1 17 (62.96%) RS-232
1 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) RDBMS
2 17 (62.96%) Relational Database
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Blend
2 17 (62.96%) MSI
2 17 (62.96%) MSTest
2 17 (62.96%) NuGet
2 17 (62.96%) NUnit
2 17 (62.96%) Visual Studio
2 17 (62.96%) WiX
3 4 (14.81%) ClearCase
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.41%) FitNesse
4 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (62.96%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 18 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 18 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) XML Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 24 (88.89%) Web Services
3 20 (74.07%) .NET
4 18 (66.67%) WCF
5 17 (62.96%) .NET Compact Framework
5 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
5 17 (62.96%) COM
5 17 (62.96%) Entity Framework
5 17 (62.96%) Lambda Expressions
5 17 (62.96%) LINQ
5 17 (62.96%) LINQ to SQL
5 17 (62.96%) NHibernate
5 17 (62.96%) Silverlight
5 17 (62.96%) Unity DI Container
5 17 (62.96%) WPF
6 6 (22.22%) WSDL
7 4 (14.81%) EJB
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.81%) JMS
7 4 (14.81%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Data Structures
1 17 (62.96%) Greenfield Project
1 17 (62.96%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 17 (62.96%) Internet of Things
2 4 (14.81%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
1 17 (62.96%) Mac OS
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
1 17 (62.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
3 21 (77.78%) RUP
3 21 (77.78%) TDD
4 18 (66.67%) MVC
5 17 (62.96%) Concurrent Programming
5 17 (62.96%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (62.96%) Inversion of Control
5 17 (62.96%) Kanban
5 17 (62.96%) Multithreading
5 17 (62.96%) MVVM
5 17 (62.96%) OO
5 17 (62.96%) OOD
5 17 (62.96%) Physics
5 17 (62.96%) Product Management
5 17 (62.96%) Scrum
5 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
5 17 (62.96%) UML
5 17 (62.96%) Unit Testing
6 8 (29.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) C
3 18 (66.67%) C#
4 17 (62.96%) C++
4 17 (62.96%) XAML
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.70%) COBOL
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Chordiant
3 2 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle