Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 308 346
Rank change year-on-year -36 +38 -34
Permanent jobs citing XSD 12 56 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.096% 0.42% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.95% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 4
North West median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -28.57% -4.55%
10th Percentile £28,575 £32,500 £42,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £52,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +7.53%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,209 5,879 4,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.68% 44.51% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,415 4,948 3,838
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing XSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in the North West

XSD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for XSD in the North West

XSD
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for XSD in the North West

XSD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Cheshire -27 5 £87,500 +75.00%
Lancashire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Manchester -4 2 £37,500 - 2
Merseyside -3 1 £27,000 -
XSD
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 North West region with a requirement for XSD.

1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (41.67%) RESTful
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (25.00%) Node.js
7 3 (25.00%) Splunk
7 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
7 3 (25.00%) MariaDB
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (25.00%) Ansible

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Jetty
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (25.00%) npm
1 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (25.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (25.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (25.00%) Geb
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Gradle
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Pega Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) RAML
4 3 (25.00%) RxJava
4 3 (25.00%) Spring WebFlux
4 3 (25.00%) Swagger
4 3 (25.00%) Vert.x
4 3 (25.00%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) EJB
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
5 2 (16.67%) Servlets
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
6 1 (8.33%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (16.67%) Robotics
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Password Management
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Tech Ops
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Groovy
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Pega