Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 540 761 708
Rank change year-on-year +221 -53 -45
Permanent jobs citing XSD 39 101 203
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.11% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.33% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 69 149
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,750 £27,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £56,900 £60,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% -

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 14,009 30,256 38,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 40.19% 36.88% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11,607 24,740 32,620
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,411 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing XSD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in the UK excluding London

XSD
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XSD in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for XSD in the UK excluding London

XSD
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing XSD in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for XSD in the UK excluding London

XSD
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
South East +184 21 £50,000 +72.41%
South West +104 15 £45,000 -10.00% 3
North of England +131 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +118 2 £45,000 +11.80%
Scotland +89 1 £52,500 +40.00% 1
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for XSD.

1 39 (100.00%) XML
2 36 (92.31%) REST
3 28 (71.79%) Java
4 26 (66.67%) SOAP
5 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
5 23 (58.97%) JSON
6 22 (56.41%) HTTP
7 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (46.15%) Web Services
8 18 (46.15%) SAP
9 17 (43.59%) XSLT
10 16 (41.03%) C++
11 15 (38.46%) Windows
12 14 (35.90%) C#
12 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
12 14 (35.90%) Degree
13 13 (33.33%) Apache Flex
13 13 (33.33%) SAP PI
13 13 (33.33%) NWDS
13 13 (33.33%) Migration
13 13 (33.33%) SAP XI
13 13 (33.33%) NFS
13 13 (33.33%) Eclipse
13 13 (33.33%) FTP
13 13 (33.33%) W3C
13 13 (33.33%) ABAP
13 13 (33.33%) SQL
13 13 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
13 13 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (30.77%) HTML

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) AWS
1 5 (12.82%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) HTTP
2 13 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 13 (33.33%) NWDS
2 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
3 9 (23.08%) MSI
3 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (23.08%) WiX
4 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
5 5 (12.82%) InstallShield
5 5 (12.82%) JUnit
5 5 (12.82%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Consultant
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (33.33%) SAP PI Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 5 (12.82%) QA Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) SOA Architect
7 1 (2.56%) SOA Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) XML
2 36 (92.31%) REST
3 26 (66.67%) SOAP
4 23 (58.97%) JSON
5 18 (46.15%) Web Services
6 17 (43.59%) XSLT
7 13 (33.33%) Apache Flex
7 13 (33.33%) SAP PI
7 13 (33.33%) SAP XI
8 12 (30.77%) CSS
8 12 (30.77%) HTML
9 10 (25.64%) .NET
10 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
10 9 (23.08%) Ajax
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (23.08%) Node.js
10 9 (23.08%) WCF
10 9 (23.08%) WPF
10 9 (23.08%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) W3C
2 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Migration
2 13 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (25.64%) CRM
3 10 (25.64%) ERP
3 10 (25.64%) Multithreading
3 10 (25.64%) OO
4 9 (23.08%) MVC
4 9 (23.08%) OOD
4 9 (23.08%) RAD
5 7 (17.95%) DevOps
5 7 (17.95%) SOA
6 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
6 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Change Control
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 16 (41.03%) C++
4 14 (35.90%) C#
5 13 (33.33%) ABAP
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (23.08%) VBScript
6 9 (23.08%) VC++
7 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
7 5 (12.82%) Bourne shell
7 5 (12.82%) C
7 5 (12.82%) C++/CLI
7 5 (12.82%) Groovy
7 5 (12.82%) Jython
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) NFS
2 5 (12.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) SAP
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) Sage
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Solace
5 1 (2.56%) Talarian
5 1 (2.56%) Thunderhead
5 1 (2.56%) TIBCO