Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 335 316
Rank change year-on-year +39 -19 +7
Permanent jobs citing XSD 41 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.10% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.25% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 4 31
South West median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +31.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £50,750 £75,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% -6.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4580 4411 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.26% 40.29% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3944 3830 4362
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,525
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for XSD in the South West

XSD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for XSD in the South West

XSD
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XSD in the South West

XSD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Bristol -7 16 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire +28 14 £37,500 -28.57%
Devon - 8 £36,742 -
Wiltshire +5 3 £55,000 -
XSD
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South West region with a requirement for XSD.

1 39 (95.12%) XML
2 34 (82.93%) Java
3 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (70.73%) Spring
4 29 (70.73%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (70.73%) Git (software)
5 28 (68.29%) Oracle
6 27 (65.85%) Hibernate
7 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
7 26 (63.41%) MySQL
8 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
9 23 (56.10%) Tomcat
9 23 (56.10%) Eclipse
10 21 (51.22%) JUnit
10 21 (51.22%) Cucumber
11 20 (48.78%) Scrum
12 19 (46.34%) Maven
12 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
13 18 (43.90%) XSLT
13 18 (43.90%) JSON
13 18 (43.90%) Groovy
13 18 (43.90%) Gradle
14 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
14 17 (41.46%) REST
14 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (41.46%) JPA
14 17 (41.46%) Subversion
15 16 (39.02%) SOAP
16 15 (36.59%) WebLogic
16 15 (36.59%) IBM

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 23 (56.10%) Tomcat
2 15 (36.59%) WebLogic
3 13 (31.71%) WebSphere
4 12 (29.27%) Anypoint
4 12 (29.27%) Apache
4 12 (29.27%) GlassFish
4 12 (29.27%) Mule ESB
5 10 (24.39%) Confluence
5 10 (24.39%) Mule
6 6 (14.63%) nginx
7 3 (7.32%) IIS
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
1 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (63.41%) MySQL
2 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
3 12 (29.27%) MongoDB
4 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.44%) Big Data
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (70.73%) Git (software)
2 23 (56.10%) Eclipse
3 21 (51.22%) Cucumber
3 21 (51.22%) JUnit
4 19 (46.34%) Maven
5 18 (43.90%) Gradle
6 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
6 17 (41.46%) Subversion
7 13 (31.71%) SoapUI
8 10 (24.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (24.39%) JIRA
9 6 (14.63%) Mockito
10 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
11 1 (2.44%) Ant
11 1 (2.44%) JMeter
11 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.44%) Selenium
11 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Software Engineer
2 24 (58.54%) Developer
3 18 (43.90%) Java Developer
4 15 (36.59%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (26.83%) Java Engineer
5 11 (26.83%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) PHP Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Android Developer
10 1 (2.44%) iOS Developer
10 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) XML
2 29 (70.73%) Spring
3 27 (65.85%) Hibernate
4 18 (43.90%) JSON
4 18 (43.90%) XSLT
5 17 (41.46%) JPA
5 17 (41.46%) REST
6 16 (39.02%) SOAP
7 13 (31.71%) WSDL
8 12 (29.27%) J2EE
9 11 (26.83%) jQuery
10 10 (24.39%) JMS
10 10 (24.39%) RAML
11 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
12 6 (14.63%) Grails
12 6 (14.63%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (9.76%) .NET
13 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
13 4 (9.76%) Node.js
14 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) NHS
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
3 20 (48.78%) Scrum
4 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (36.59%) TDD
6 12 (29.27%) Software Delivery
6 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
7 11 (26.83%) User Stories
7 11 (26.83%) Web Application Development
8 10 (24.39%) API Design
8 10 (24.39%) BDD
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (24.39%) Release Management
9 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (19.51%) Web Development
10 6 (14.63%) Open Source
10 6 (14.63%) Service Management
10 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
11 3 (7.32%) MVC
11 3 (7.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 18 (43.90%) Groovy
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) XPath
5 6 (14.63%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) VB
7 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.32%) VBScript
8 2 (4.88%) C
8 2 (4.88%) ECMAScript
8 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Python
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Oracle
2 15 (36.59%) IBM
3 10 (24.39%) MuleSoft
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) F5
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Nokia
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.88%) VMware