Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 285 286 254
Rank change year-on-year +1 -32 +27
Permanent jobs citing XSD 10 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.027% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.062% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 20
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £32,800 £47,500 £41,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +18.18%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3774 3224 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.45% 43.78% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3187 2846 2592
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Stockport - 2 £35,000 -
XSD
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XSD.

1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) RUP
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) WSDL
4 6 (60.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) C
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) EJB
6 4 (40.00%) JSP
6 4 (40.00%) Servlets
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
6 4 (40.00%) UML
6 4 (40.00%) JMS
6 4 (40.00%) Chordiant
6 4 (40.00%) Struts
6 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (40.00%) PMI

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 (40.00%) JBoss
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Anypoint
2 1 (10.00%) CICS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (30.00%) RS-232
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (30.00%) MSI
3 3 (30.00%) MSTest
3 3 (30.00%) NuGet
3 3 (30.00%) NUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (30.00%) WiX
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) WSDL
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) EJB
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) JMS
5 4 (40.00%) JSP
5 4 (40.00%) Servlets
5 4 (40.00%) Struts
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Compact Framework
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) COM
6 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
6 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (30.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PMI
2 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (30.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 3 (30.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) RUP
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) CMMI
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) XAML
5 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Chordiant
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) MuleSoft