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

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 321 344
Rank change year-on-year -30 +23 +11
Permanent jobs citing XSD 17 37 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.30% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.69% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 3
North West median annual salary £53,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.33% -6.25% -14.89%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,600 £44,625 £42,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +5.26%

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 5,877 5,384 4,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 45.36% 43.44% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,959 4,654 3,639
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -30 9 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Manchester -11 7 £53,000 +41.33% 1
Merseyside +8 1 £27,000 +3.85% 3
XSD
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 17 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (70.59%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) WSDL
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 7 (41.18%) SOAP
8 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle
8 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
8 6 (35.29%) Test Management
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 6 (35.29%) User Stories
9 5 (29.41%) Spring Boot
9 5 (29.41%) RESTful
9 5 (29.41%) JSON
9 5 (29.41%) J2EE
9 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
9 5 (29.41%) JBoss
9 5 (29.41%) JSP
9 5 (29.41%) Subversion
9 5 (29.41%) Spring
10 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
10 4 (23.53%) XPath
10 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
10 4 (23.53%) JSON Schema
10 4 (23.53%) Jenkins

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 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
1 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) JBoss
2 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
3 3 (17.65%) Jetty
4 2 (11.76%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (17.65%) npm
1 3 (17.65%) OpenShift
1 3 (17.65%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MariaDB
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (17.65%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) Ant
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) Geb
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium
5 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
5 2 (11.76%) Gradle
6 1 (5.88%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Test Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Principal Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Principal Test Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Web Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Database Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Pega Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (70.59%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) WSDL
4 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 5 (29.41%) J2EE
6 5 (29.41%) JSON
6 5 (29.41%) JSP
6 5 (29.41%) RESTful
6 5 (29.41%) Spring
6 5 (29.41%) Spring Boot
7 4 (23.53%) JSON Schema
7 4 (23.53%) Node.js
8 3 (17.65%) RAML
8 3 (17.65%) RxJava
8 3 (17.65%) Spring Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Spring WebFlux
8 3 (17.65%) Swagger
8 3 (17.65%) Vert.x
8 3 (17.65%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Test Management
3 6 (35.29%) User Stories
4 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Password Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) XPath
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) Assembly Language
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) COBOL
5 2 (11.76%) Groovy
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (17.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Splunk
3 2 (11.76%) Chordiant
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata