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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 700 670
Rank change year-on-year +87 -30  
Permanent jobs citing XSD 242 253 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.63% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 169 211 217
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £35,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

XSD is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34444 40113 40673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.29% 38.36% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29393 34564 34560
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing XSD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XSD in the UK

XSD
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 237 £55,000 +4.76% 25
London +72 123 £60,000 +4.34% 5
South East +54 29 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Yorkshire +39 29 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Yorkshire +24 25 £45,000 - 7
Leeds +37 23 £45,500 -7.14% 4
North West +4 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands +3 15 £40,000 -27.27% 1
South West +29 12 £33,838 -9.76% 3
Nottinghamshire +13 11 - - 1
Manchester - 11 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire +22 10 £57,500 +53.33%
East of England +20 9 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Sussex +13 9 £55,000 - 1
Worthing 0 9 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire +17 8 £65,000 -
Basingstoke +15 8 £57,500 +27.77%
City of London +1 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Devon - 8 £33,838 -
Exeter - 8 £33,838 -
Liverpool - 7 - -
Merseyside - 7 - -
Berkshire +41 6 £43,250 -42.33% 2
Scotland - 5 £52,500 -
Reading +41 4 £43,250 -42.33% 2
Northampton +14 4 £40,000 -33.33%
Northamptonshire +11 4 £40,000 -33.33%
Nottingham +9 4 - -
Hatfield - 4 £65,000 -
Cheltenham +17 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 with a requirement for XSD.

1 417 (92.26%) XML
2 311 (68.81%) SQL
3 278 (61.50%) Web Services
4 247 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
5 225 (49.78%) XSLT
6 215 (47.57%) Java
7 193 (42.70%) SOAP
8 171 (37.83%) Oracle
9 150 (33.19%) HTML
10 148 (32.74%) JavaScript
11 146 (32.30%) Finance
12 130 (28.76%) C#
12 130 (28.76%) .NET
13 126 (27.88%) JMS
14 122 (26.99%) SOA
15 121 (26.77%) WSDL
16 120 (26.55%) CSS
17 118 (26.11%) SQL Server
17 118 (26.11%) Hibernate
18 109 (24.12%) Scrum
19 105 (23.23%) Linux
19 105 (23.23%) REST
20 98 (21.68%) Spring
21 95 (21.02%) J2EE
22 94 (20.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 91 (20.13%) Microsoft
24 87 (19.25%) XPath
25 85 (18.81%) Oracle Database
26 84 (18.58%) Windows
27 81 (17.92%) Continuous Integration

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 94 (20.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 78 (17.26%) WebLogic
3 75 (16.59%) WebSphere
4 70 (15.49%) JBoss
5 62 (13.72%) Tomcat
6 48 (10.62%) Oracle Service Bus
7 35 (7.74%) IIS
7 35 (7.74%) nginx
8 33 (7.30%) CMS
9 28 (6.19%) Jetty
10 19 (4.20%) Apache
10 19 (4.20%) Mule
11 15 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (3.10%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (2.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (2.21%) Umbraco
15 9 (1.99%) Mule ESB
16 7 (1.55%) MQSeries
17 6 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 28 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.44%) MS Office
2 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.10%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.21%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 9 (1.99%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (1.77%) Workday HCM
5 7 (1.55%) Markit EDM
6 5 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.88%) Magento
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.10%) OpenShift
2 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.88%) SaaS
4 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.66%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.44%) Heroku
5 2 (0.44%) IaaS
5 2 (0.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.85%) FTP
1 40 (8.85%) SSL
2 39 (8.63%) HTTP
3 36 (7.96%) HTTPS
4 30 (6.64%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.88%) SNMP
6 11 (2.43%) LDAP
7 7 (1.55%) Ethernet
7 7 (1.55%) RS-232
8 5 (1.11%) Internet
9 4 (0.88%) AMQP
10 3 (0.66%) X.509
11 1 (0.22%) Wireless
11 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (26.11%) SQL Server
2 85 (18.81%) Oracle Database
3 72 (15.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 61 (13.50%) Relational Database
5 48 (10.62%) MySQL
6 41 (9.07%) NoSQL
6 41 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (6.42%) InterSystems Cache
10 25 (5.53%) DB2
11 18 (3.98%) Oracle Database 12c
12 17 (3.76%) Infinispan
12 17 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (3.54%) RDBMS
14 15 (3.32%) MongoDB
15 14 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 77 (17.04%) Eclipse
2 72 (15.93%) JUnit
3 67 (14.82%) Maven
4 66 (14.60%) Subversion
5 54 (11.95%) Jenkins
6 49 (10.84%) Git (software)
7 46 (10.18%) Ant
8 29 (6.42%) Talend Open Studio
9 28 (6.19%) Hudson
9 28 (6.19%) Sonatype Nexus
10 27 (5.97%) SoapUI
11 24 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (4.87%) Visual Studio
13 21 (4.65%) Gradle
13 21 (4.65%) IntelliJ
14 18 (3.98%) Checkstyle
14 18 (3.98%) XMLUnit
15 16 (3.54%) Mockito
16 13 (2.88%) GDB
16 13 (2.88%) Valgrind
General
1 146 (32.30%) Finance
2 67 (14.82%) Banking
3 24 (5.31%) Advertising
4 21 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
5 17 (3.76%) Retail
6 16 (3.54%) Back Office
7 15 (3.32%) Legal
8 13 (2.88%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.43%) Brand Awareness
9 11 (2.43%) Electronics
10 10 (2.21%) Investment Banking
10 10 (2.21%) Marketing
11 6 (1.33%) Front Office
11 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.33%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.11%) Law
13 3 (0.66%) French Language
14 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 274 (60.62%) Developer
2 114 (25.22%) Java Developer
3 69 (15.27%) Analyst
4 62 (13.72%) .NET Developer
5 54 (11.95%) Senior Developer
6 53 (11.73%) C# Developer
7 47 (10.40%) Lead Developer
7 47 (10.40%) SOA Developer
8 41 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (7.30%) Software Developer
9 33 (7.30%) Software Engineer
10 30 (6.64%) Oracle Developer
10 30 (6.64%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 28 (6.19%) Architect
12 26 (5.75%) Business Analyst
13 22 (4.87%) Applications Developer
13 22 (4.87%) Integration Developer
14 21 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (4.65%) Support Analyst
15 19 (4.20%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (92.26%) XML
2 278 (61.50%) Web Services
3 225 (49.78%) XSLT
4 193 (42.70%) SOAP
5 150 (33.19%) HTML
6 130 (28.76%) .NET
7 126 (27.88%) JMS
8 121 (26.77%) WSDL
9 120 (26.55%) CSS
10 118 (26.11%) Hibernate
11 105 (23.23%) REST
12 98 (21.68%) Spring
13 95 (21.02%) J2EE
14 68 (15.04%) Java EE
15 66 (14.60%) Middleware
16 64 (14.16%) ASP.NET
16 64 (14.16%) JSON
17 59 (13.05%) jQuery
18 52 (11.50%) RESTful
18 52 (11.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.85%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.98%) DataPower
4 17 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.32%) Mainframe
5 15 (3.32%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.10%) User Experience
7 10 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.77%) Internet of Things
8 8 (1.77%) NHS
9 7 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.55%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 6 (1.33%) Derivative
10 6 (1.33%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.11%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.66%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.44%) Clustering
13 2 (0.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 2 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 105 (23.23%) Linux
2 84 (18.58%) Windows
3 59 (13.05%) Unix
4 23 (5.09%) Solaris
5 14 (3.10%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.65%) HPUX
7 10 (2.21%) AIX
8 7 (1.55%) Mac OS
8 7 (1.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 3 (0.66%) Android
9 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (26.99%) SOA
3 109 (24.12%) Scrum
4 81 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
5 77 (17.04%) OO
6 72 (15.93%) MVC
7 69 (15.27%) TDD
7 69 (15.27%) UML
8 67 (14.82%) Software Engineering
9 55 (12.17%) Microservices
10 53 (11.73%) SDLC
11 51 (11.28%) ETL
12 48 (10.62%) Workflow
13 44 (9.73%) Multithreading
14 42 (9.29%) Waterfall
15 39 (8.63%) BPEL
15 39 (8.63%) RUP
16 37 (8.19%) Open Source
17 34 (7.52%) Mentoring
17 34 (7.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 311 (68.81%) SQL
2 215 (47.57%) Java
3 148 (32.74%) JavaScript
4 130 (28.76%) C#
5 87 (19.25%) XPath
6 61 (13.50%) Groovy
7 58 (12.83%) PL/SQL
8 49 (10.84%) T-SQL
9 38 (8.41%) C++
10 30 (6.64%) C
10 30 (6.64%) Shell Script
11 24 (5.31%) Python
12 18 (3.98%) Scala
13 16 (3.54%) PHP
14 15 (3.32%) XQuery
15 14 (3.10%) PowerShell
15 14 (3.10%) Ruby
16 13 (2.88%) Go
17 12 (2.65%) COBOL
18 11 (2.43%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (13.50%) Degree
2 19 (4.20%) ISEB
3 18 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.32%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.77%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.53%) QA
2 12 (2.65%) SLA
3 3 (0.66%) SDET
4 2 (0.44%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.44%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.22%) FATCA
5 1 (0.22%) ISO20022
System Software
1 11 (2.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) iptables
3 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.21%) CA Single Sign-On
2 7 (1.55%) Control-M
3 3 (0.66%) SCOM
4 2 (0.44%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (0.44%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 171 (37.83%) Oracle
2 91 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 30 (6.64%) Google
3 30 (6.64%) IBM
4 29 (6.42%) Splunk
4 29 (6.42%) Talend
5 28 (6.19%) Altova
6 27 (5.97%) ILOG
7 25 (5.53%) Sybase
8 23 (5.09%) TIBCO
9 19 (4.20%) WSO2
10 17 (3.76%) SAP
11 16 (3.54%) Solace
12 15 (3.32%) Fiorano
12 15 (3.32%) webMethods
13 14 (3.10%) Actimize
14 13 (2.88%) Red Hat
15 11 (2.43%) CA
15 11 (2.43%) Sitecore
16 8 (1.77%) Workday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum GBP 45 - 52K +Many Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey
CCA Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Guru Careers
Salary: £45 - 50k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 24 days ago