Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 805 754 880
Rank change year-on-year -51 +126 -136
Permanent jobs citing XSD 385 446 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 299 332 331
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £69,875 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -11.11%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70,282 69,416 78,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.41% 39.15% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 58,912 60,033 67,780
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,986
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing XSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in the UK

XSD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for XSD in the UK

XSD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for XSD in the UK

XSD
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England -54 367 £55,000 +10.00% 44
UK excluding London -35 243 £50,000 +5.26% 34
London -33 126 £60,000 +4.35% 15
South East +34 86 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North of England +4 67 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Yorkshire +57 51 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Midlands -1 39 £45,000 -14.29% 7
South West +12 29 £37,500 -46.43% 3
West Midlands +5 26 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East of England -41 17 £60,000 +26.32% 2
North West -15 16 £53,000 +46.21% 3
East Midlands +6 13 £36,250 -30.95% 5
Scotland -38 6 £40,000 -29.67% 2
Wales - 4 £35,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for XSD.

1 368 (95.58%) XML
2 252 (65.45%) SQL
3 217 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (52.99%) XSLT
5 171 (44.42%) Web Services
5 171 (44.42%) Java
6 148 (38.44%) SOAP
7 146 (37.92%) SQL Server
8 145 (37.66%) C#
9 119 (30.91%) .NET
10 117 (30.39%) JavaScript
11 112 (29.09%) REST
12 100 (25.97%) Oracle
13 99 (25.71%) Scrum
14 90 (23.38%) JSON
15 85 (22.08%) T-SQL
16 83 (21.56%) SOA
17 81 (21.04%) TDD
17 81 (21.04%) Git (software)
18 76 (19.74%) J2EE
19 75 (19.48%) Test Automation
20 74 (19.22%) HTML
21 73 (18.96%) ASP.NET
21 73 (18.96%) Finance
22 69 (17.92%) Hibernate
22 69 (17.92%) WSDL
22 69 (17.92%) WebSphere
23 68 (17.66%) AngularJS
24 67 (17.40%) Waterfall
25 64 (16.62%) .NET Framework

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 69 (17.92%) WebSphere
2 49 (12.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 47 (12.21%) WebLogic
4 44 (11.43%) Tomcat
5 36 (9.35%) IIS
6 27 (7.01%) Apache
7 23 (5.97%) Confluence
8 22 (5.71%) JBoss
9 18 (4.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (3.64%) Liferay
11 9 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (2.34%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (2.08%) GlassFish
12 8 (2.08%) JCAPS
12 8 (2.08%) Mule
12 8 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.82%) Anypoint
13 7 (1.82%) Mule ESB
13 7 (1.82%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.52%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Exstream
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.90%) Boomi
4 10 (2.60%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.82%) GitHub
6 6 (1.56%) PaaS
7 5 (1.30%) SaaS
8 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.52%) G Suite
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.64%) HTTP
2 10 (2.60%) FTP
2 10 (2.60%) LDAP
3 8 (2.08%) PuTTY
3 8 (2.08%) SSH
4 6 (1.56%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (1.56%) Firewall
4 6 (1.56%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.56%) LAN
4 6 (1.56%) NAS
4 6 (1.56%) SAN
4 6 (1.56%) WAN
5 4 (1.04%) Intranet
6 3 (0.78%) Internet
6 3 (0.78%) SNMP
6 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.52%) SSL
8 1 (0.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (37.92%) SQL Server
2 57 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 44 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 42 (10.91%) MySQL
5 38 (9.87%) RDBMS
6 32 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (6.23%) Oracle Database
8 23 (5.97%) MongoDB
9 21 (5.45%) DB2
10 19 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (3.12%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (2.86%) Infinispan
14 11 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (2.08%) Big Data
16 8 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 81 (21.04%) Git (software)
2 54 (14.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (13.77%) Eclipse
4 47 (12.21%) Subversion
5 46 (11.95%) JUnit
6 39 (10.13%) Maven
7 30 (7.79%) SoapUI
8 28 (7.27%) Jenkins
9 26 (6.75%) Cucumber
10 25 (6.49%) Visual Studio
11 24 (6.23%) JIRA
12 23 (5.97%) FitNesse
12 23 (5.97%) SpecFlow
13 22 (5.71%) Ant
14 17 (4.42%) tSQLt
15 14 (3.64%) Gradle
15 14 (3.64%) IntelliJ
16 10 (2.60%) Checkstyle
17 9 (2.34%) XMLUnit
18 7 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 73 (18.96%) Finance
2 43 (11.17%) Banking
3 20 (5.19%) Front Office
4 16 (4.16%) Retail
5 15 (3.90%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.34%) Advertising
6 9 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.30%) Law
9 3 (0.78%) Electronics
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.78%) Games
9 3 (0.78%) Legal
9 3 (0.78%) Marketing
9 3 (0.78%) Publishing
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 220 (57.14%) Developer
2 75 (19.48%) Java Developer
3 71 (18.44%) C# Developer
4 53 (13.77%) Agile Developer
5 51 (13.25%) .NET Developer
6 49 (12.73%) Architect
7 46 (11.95%) Agile C# Developer
8 40 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 39 (10.13%) Software Engineer
10 38 (9.87%) Senior Developer
11 33 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
12 30 (7.79%) .NET Software Developer
13 29 (7.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 28 (7.27%) Test Engineer
15 25 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 24 (6.23%) Analyst
16 24 (6.23%) Principal Engineer
17 23 (5.97%) Principal Test Engineer
18 22 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
18 22 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (95.58%) XML
2 204 (52.99%) XSLT
3 171 (44.42%) Web Services
4 148 (38.44%) SOAP
5 119 (30.91%) .NET
6 112 (29.09%) REST
7 90 (23.38%) JSON
8 76 (19.74%) J2EE
9 74 (19.22%) HTML
10 73 (18.96%) ASP.NET
11 69 (17.92%) Hibernate
11 69 (17.92%) WSDL
12 68 (17.66%) AngularJS
13 64 (16.62%) .NET Framework
14 58 (15.06%) Spring
15 56 (14.55%) WCF
16 48 (12.47%) JMS
17 46 (11.95%) Java EE
17 46 (11.95%) XSL
18 36 (9.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.87%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.68%) Fintech
5 15 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (3.64%) User Experience
7 9 (2.34%) Fixed Income
8 8 (2.08%) Clustering
9 7 (1.82%) AS400
10 6 (1.56%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.30%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.30%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.78%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.78%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.78%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (16.10%) Linux
2 41 (10.65%) Unix
3 31 (8.05%) Windows
4 25 (6.49%) Solaris
5 18 (4.68%) HPUX
6 14 (3.64%) AIX
7 13 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.52%) Android
9 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (25.71%) Scrum
3 83 (21.56%) SOA
4 81 (21.04%) TDD
5 75 (19.48%) Test Automation
6 67 (17.40%) Waterfall
7 64 (16.62%) MVC
8 61 (15.84%) Software Engineering
9 53 (13.77%) BDD
10 50 (12.99%) Microservices
11 38 (9.87%) OO
12 30 (7.79%) Unit Testing
13 29 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (7.53%) ETL
13 29 (7.53%) OOA/OOD
13 29 (7.53%) Workflow
14 28 (7.27%) Web Development
15 27 (7.01%) CRM
15 27 (7.01%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 252 (65.45%) SQL
2 171 (44.42%) Java
3 145 (37.66%) C#
4 117 (30.39%) JavaScript
5 85 (22.08%) T-SQL
6 50 (12.99%) XPath
7 34 (8.83%) PL/SQL
8 21 (5.45%) Groovy
9 17 (4.42%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.86%) Python
10 11 (2.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 11 (2.86%) XQuery
11 9 (2.34%) C
11 9 (2.34%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.34%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.82%) VB
13 6 (1.56%) PHP
13 6 (1.56%) Ruby
13 6 (1.56%) SPARQL
13 6 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (12.73%) Degree
2 14 (3.64%) Sun Certification
3 13 (3.38%) ISTQB
3 13 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.56%) ISEB
6 4 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.79%) QA
2 9 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.82%) HL7
4 6 (1.56%) SLA
5 2 (0.52%) WCAG
6 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.30%) Docker
4 3 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.78%) HDFS
5 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.30%) CloudHub
4 4 (1.04%) Kibana
4 4 (1.04%) Puppet
4 4 (1.04%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.78%) Oozie
6 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 100 (25.97%) Oracle
2 29 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.27%) Talend
4 24 (6.23%) IBM
5 22 (5.71%) MuleSoft
6 15 (3.90%) Dell
7 14 (3.64%) Google
7 14 (3.64%) Sun
7 14 (3.64%) Sybase
7 14 (3.64%) TIBCO
8 13 (3.38%) SAP
8 13 (3.38%) webMethods
9 12 (3.12%) HP
10 11 (2.86%) Splunk
11 10 (2.60%) Solace
12 9 (2.34%) VMware
13 8 (2.08%) Altova
13 8 (2.08%) Dynatrace
13 8 (2.08%) Remedy
14 7 (1.82%) BEA