Period
to 15 June 2021

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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 664 611 766
Rank change year-on-year -53 +155 -63
Permanent jobs citing XSD 46 39 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.083% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 70
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,875 £27,000
25th Percentile £45,750 £42,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -13.27%
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,400 £62,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £59,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.24% +19.00% -4.76%

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 21,410 17,967 30,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 38.83% 38.70% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15,627 14,874 25,439
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%

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 15 June 2021.

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 15 June 2021. 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 -6 21 £52,500 -6.67% 2
East of England - 11 - -
North of England -25 6 £45,000 - 8
South West -68 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire -37 4 - - 8
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland -37 1 £52,500 -
XSD
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, 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 45 (97.83%) XML
2 38 (82.61%) SOAP
3 36 (78.26%) .NET
4 34 (73.91%) C#
5 30 (65.22%) Java
6 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
7 26 (56.52%) Information Management
7 26 (56.52%) Linux
7 26 (56.52%) OO
8 25 (54.35%) Windows
8 25 (54.35%) C++
9 24 (52.17%) WSDL
10 23 (50.00%) PLM
10 23 (50.00%) Bloomberg
10 23 (50.00%) CAD
10 23 (50.00%) CAE
10 23 (50.00%) VB.NET
10 23 (50.00%) OOP
10 23 (50.00%) Python
10 23 (50.00%) ANSYS
10 23 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
10 23 (50.00%) Social Skills
10 23 (50.00%) Presentation Skills
10 23 (50.00%) Wearables
11 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
12 16 (34.78%) REST
13 15 (32.61%) Web Services
14 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (26.09%) SQL
16 11 (23.91%) XSLT

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 1 (2.17%) JBoss
1 1 (2.17%) Mule
1 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
1 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Azure
2 5 (10.87%) AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Azure Functions
3 2 (4.35%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 2 (4.35%) GitLab
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) Hudson
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) JMeter
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 23 (50.00%) Presentation Skills
1 23 (50.00%) Social Skills
1 23 (50.00%) Wearables
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 41 (89.13%) Developer
2 24 (52.17%) C++ Developer
3 23 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 23 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Backend Developer
8 2 (4.35%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (97.83%) XML
2 38 (82.61%) SOAP
3 36 (78.26%) .NET
4 24 (52.17%) WSDL
5 16 (34.78%) REST
6 15 (32.61%) Web Services
7 11 (23.91%) jQuery
7 11 (23.91%) XSLT
8 10 (21.74%) HTML
9 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.39%) CSS
11 7 (15.22%) JSON
12 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
13 4 (8.70%) .NET Core
13 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
13 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (8.70%) Entity Framework
13 4 (8.70%) J2EE
13 4 (8.70%) React
13 4 (8.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
1 1 (2.17%) DataPower
1 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 25 (54.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 26 (56.52%) Information Management
2 26 (56.52%) OO
3 23 (50.00%) CAD
3 23 (50.00%) CAE
3 23 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 23 (50.00%) OOP
3 23 (50.00%) PLM
4 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) Cryptography
5 6 (13.04%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) Web Development
6 5 (10.87%) Microservices
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) DevOps
7 4 (8.70%) SOA
7 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.70%) UML
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C#
2 30 (65.22%) Java
3 25 (54.35%) C++
4 23 (50.00%) Python
4 23 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
6 12 (26.09%) SQL
7 3 (6.52%) XPath
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.17%) C
9 1 (2.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) ANSYS
1 23 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Solace
4 1 (2.17%) Talarian
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO