Period
to 20 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 355 309
Rank change year-on-year +31 -46 +38
Permanent jobs citing XSD 21 14 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.26% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 35
North West median annual salary £32,500 £51,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.89% +37.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £34,200 £75,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £54,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.26% -0.91% +10.00%

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 4,019 5,306 5,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.03% 43.19% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3,086 4,462 4,787
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,832 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% -

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
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 June 2019. 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
Manchester +22 10 - -
Lancashire -2 6 - -
Merseyside +2 5 £32,500 +20.37%
XSD
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
2 16 (76.19%) Business Analysis
2 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 16 (76.19%) Robotics
2 16 (76.19%) Data Modelling
2 16 (76.19%) Broadband
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) CA
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) C++
2 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (76.19%) System Testing
2 16 (76.19%) Pega
2 16 (76.19%) Test Automation
2 16 (76.19%) RESTful
2 16 (76.19%) Software Architecture
2 16 (76.19%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (76.19%) Process Improvement
2 16 (76.19%) CA Service Virtualization
2 16 (76.19%) Software Delivery
2 16 (76.19%) SDLC
2 16 (76.19%) Technical Debt
3 13 (61.90%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (38.10%) Tech Ops
4 8 (38.10%) Technical Leadership
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring

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 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) Pega Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Lead Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Angular Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (76.19%) RESTful
3 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) Dapper ORM
3 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (23.81%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Robotics
2 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Business Analysis
1 16 (76.19%) Continuous Improvement
1 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (76.19%) Data Modelling
1 16 (76.19%) Process Improvement
1 16 (76.19%) SDLC
1 16 (76.19%) Software Architecture
1 16 (76.19%) Software Delivery
1 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
1 16 (76.19%) System Testing
1 16 (76.19%) Technical Debt
1 16 (76.19%) Test Automation
2 13 (61.90%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Coaching
3 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 8 (38.10%) Tech Ops
3 8 (38.10%) Technical Leadership
3 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
1 16 (76.19%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) CA
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
1 16 (76.19%) Pega