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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 642 670 677
Rank change year-on-year +28 +7  
Permanent jobs citing XSD 216 250 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.65% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 147 214 226
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £33,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

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 35119 38594 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.32% 38.71% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 33437 35123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +36 212 £57,500 +15.00% 30
London +48 100 £63,750 +15.90% 13
South East +79 32 £53,750 +4.01% 5
North West -9 28 £37,500 -25.00% 7
West Sussex +37 24 £60,000 - 3
Worthing +5 23 £60,000 - 3
City of London +15 19 £67,500 +22.72% 2
South West +10 19 £33,838 -9.76% 2
Yorkshire +8 17 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Leeds +18 14 £46,500 +16.25% 2
West Yorkshire -4 14 £46,500 +16.25% 2
Manchester -12 12 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Merseyside - 10 - - 3
Liverpool - 10 - - 1
East Midlands +10 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Devon - 8 £33,838 - 1
Exeter - 8 £33,838 - 1
West Midlands -7 7 - -
Gloucestershire +8 6 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Cheshire - 6 £50,000 - 3
Cheltenham +17 5 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 5 - - 1
Knutsford - 5 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow +21 4 - -
Scotland +16 4 - -
Staffordshire 0 4 - -
Kent - 4 £30,000 -
Bristol -11 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Telford - 3 - -
Shropshire - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 408 (91.28%) XML
2 294 (65.77%) SQL
3 263 (58.84%) Agile Software Development
4 255 (57.05%) Web Services
5 228 (51.01%) Java
6 199 (44.52%) XSLT
7 179 (40.04%) SOAP
8 161 (36.02%) Oracle
9 158 (35.35%) Finance
10 146 (32.66%) JavaScript
11 130 (29.08%) JMS
12 123 (27.52%) Hibernate
13 121 (27.07%) SOA
14 115 (25.73%) Scrum
15 112 (25.06%) SQL Server
16 109 (24.38%) HTML
16 109 (24.38%) WSDL
17 107 (23.94%) Linux
18 106 (23.71%) REST
19 105 (23.49%) Spring
20 103 (23.04%) .NET
21 96 (21.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
22 94 (21.03%) C#
23 91 (20.36%) Relational Database
24 90 (20.13%) CSS
25 87 (19.46%) Windows
25 87 (19.46%) Continuous Integration
26 85 (19.02%) Maven
27 83 (18.57%) Subversion
27 83 (18.57%) XPath

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 96 (21.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 68 (15.21%) WebSphere
3 66 (14.77%) WebLogic
4 59 (13.20%) JBoss
5 45 (10.07%) Tomcat
6 37 (8.28%) Oracle Service Bus
7 33 (7.38%) nginx
8 22 (4.92%) Jetty
9 21 (4.70%) Mule
10 20 (4.47%) CMS
11 19 (4.25%) IIS
12 18 (4.03%) Oracle Workflow
13 15 (3.36%) Apache
14 11 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (2.46%) Confluence
14 11 (2.46%) Mule ESB
14 11 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (2.24%) Umbraco
15 10 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (1.34%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (4.47%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (4.03%) Actimize
3 10 (2.24%) BusinessWorks
3 10 (2.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 8 (1.79%) Markit EDM
5 5 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (1.12%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.22%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.03%) OpenShift
2 16 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.89%) IaaS
4 4 (0.89%) PaaS
5 3 (0.67%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.45%) GitHub
6 2 (0.45%) Heroku
6 2 (0.45%) SaaS
7 1 (0.22%) G Suite
7 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.51%) FTP
2 39 (8.72%) HTTP
3 36 (8.05%) SSL
4 34 (7.61%) HTTPS
5 33 (7.38%) TCP/IP
6 14 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 14 (3.13%) RS-232
7 10 (2.24%) LDAP
8 9 (2.01%) SNMP
9 4 (0.89%) AMQP
9 4 (0.89%) X.509
10 2 (0.45%) Internet
11 1 (0.22%) Wireless
11 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 91 (20.36%) Relational Database
3 71 (15.88%) Oracle Database
4 58 (12.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 48 (10.74%) MySQL
6 44 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
7 43 (9.62%) NoSQL
8 38 (8.50%) RDBMS
9 28 (6.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (5.37%) Oracle Database 12c
11 23 (5.15%) DB2
11 23 (5.15%) InterSystems Cache
12 20 (4.47%) MongoDB
13 16 (3.58%) Infinispan
13 16 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (2.24%) Big Data
16 10 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (2.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 85 (19.02%) Maven
2 83 (18.57%) Subversion
3 72 (16.11%) Eclipse
3 72 (16.11%) Git (software)
4 69 (15.44%) JUnit
5 68 (15.21%) Jenkins
6 47 (10.51%) Ant
7 33 (7.38%) SoapUI
8 25 (5.59%) Talend Open Studio
9 24 (5.37%) IntelliJ
9 24 (5.37%) Sonatype Nexus
10 23 (5.15%) Checkstyle
10 23 (5.15%) Gradle
10 23 (5.15%) XMLUnit
11 22 (4.92%) Hudson
11 22 (4.92%) Visual Studio
12 21 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (3.36%) Mockito
13 15 (3.36%) MSI
14 14 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 158 (35.35%) Finance
2 82 (18.34%) Banking
3 32 (7.16%) Back Office
4 29 (6.49%) Retail
5 23 (5.15%) Legal
6 22 (4.92%) Corporate Banking
7 21 (4.70%) Investment Banking
8 17 (3.80%) Marketing
9 15 (3.36%) Advertising
10 14 (3.13%) Financial Institution
11 11 (2.46%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.57%) Front Office
13 6 (1.34%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.67%) French Language
14 3 (0.67%) Law
15 2 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
15 2 (0.45%) Electronics
16 1 (0.22%) Automotive
16 1 (0.22%) Military
16 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 273 (61.07%) Developer
2 125 (27.96%) Java Developer
3 74 (16.55%) Analyst
4 54 (12.08%) .NET Developer
5 44 (9.84%) C# Developer
6 42 (9.40%) SOA Developer
7 39 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (8.50%) Lead Developer
9 36 (8.05%) Software Engineer
10 33 (7.38%) Business Analyst
11 32 (7.16%) Senior Developer
12 30 (6.71%) Architect
13 28 (6.26%) Oracle Developer
14 23 (5.15%) Software Developer
15 22 (4.92%) Financial Analyst
16 21 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
16 21 (4.70%) SQL Developer
17 20 (4.47%) Oracle SOA Developer
18 19 (4.25%) .NET Software Developer
18 19 (4.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (91.28%) XML
2 255 (57.05%) Web Services
3 199 (44.52%) XSLT
4 179 (40.04%) SOAP
5 130 (29.08%) JMS
6 123 (27.52%) Hibernate
7 109 (24.38%) HTML
7 109 (24.38%) WSDL
8 106 (23.71%) REST
9 105 (23.49%) Spring
10 103 (23.04%) .NET
11 90 (20.13%) CSS
12 80 (17.90%) J2EE
13 62 (13.87%) XSL
14 58 (12.98%) JSON
15 56 (12.53%) Java EE
15 56 (12.53%) Middleware
16 55 (12.30%) ASP.NET
17 53 (11.86%) JPA
18 44 (9.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.17%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.82%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (5.59%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.92%) User Experience
6 19 (4.25%) Mainframe
6 19 (4.25%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.58%) DataPower
7 16 (3.58%) Internet of Things
8 15 (3.36%) Data Structures
9 14 (3.13%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 13 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (2.68%) Algorithms
12 11 (2.46%) NHS
13 7 (1.57%) Fixed Income
14 5 (1.12%) AS400
14 5 (1.12%) Derivative
15 4 (0.89%) Credit Risk
15 4 (0.89%) Mobile App
16 2 (0.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 107 (23.94%) Linux
2 87 (19.46%) Windows
3 66 (14.77%) Unix
4 29 (6.49%) Solaris
5 18 (4.03%) Windows Server
6 15 (3.36%) AIX
7 14 (3.13%) HPUX
7 14 (3.13%) Mac OS
7 14 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 5 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.89%) Android
9 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (58.84%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (27.07%) SOA
3 115 (25.73%) Scrum
4 87 (19.46%) Continuous Integration
5 76 (17.00%) TDD
6 67 (14.99%) Software Engineering
7 65 (14.54%) MVC
8 64 (14.32%) OO
8 64 (14.32%) UML
9 60 (13.42%) Unit Testing
10 59 (13.20%) SDLC
11 58 (12.98%) Microservices
12 54 (12.08%) Waterfall
12 54 (12.08%) Workflow
13 52 (11.63%) Multithreading
14 46 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
15 43 (9.62%) ETL
15 43 (9.62%) Test Automation
16 41 (9.17%) OOD
17 39 (8.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 294 (65.77%) SQL
2 228 (51.01%) Java
3 146 (32.66%) JavaScript
4 94 (21.03%) C#
5 83 (18.57%) XPath
6 70 (15.66%) PL/SQL
7 57 (12.75%) Groovy
8 37 (8.28%) C++
9 36 (8.05%) T-SQL
10 28 (6.26%) Shell Script
11 26 (5.82%) C
12 21 (4.70%) PHP
13 20 (4.47%) Python
14 14 (3.13%) Scala
14 14 (3.13%) XAML
15 13 (2.91%) Ruby
15 13 (2.91%) XQuery
16 11 (2.46%) COBOL
16 11 (2.46%) R
17 10 (2.24%) Jython
Qualifications
1 78 (17.45%) Degree
2 22 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.47%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.80%) ISEB
5 15 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.34%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.22%) MCP
8 1 (0.22%) MCSD
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.25%) QA
2 12 (2.68%) ISO 20022
3 6 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.12%) ISO 15022
4 5 (1.12%) SLA
5 2 (0.45%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (3.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (2.24%) CA Single Sign-On
2 8 (1.79%) Control-M
3 2 (0.45%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.45%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.22%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 161 (36.02%) Oracle
2 71 (15.88%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.16%) Sybase
4 25 (5.59%) Google
4 25 (5.59%) Talend
5 23 (5.15%) Splunk
6 22 (4.92%) Altova
6 22 (4.92%) IBM
7 21 (4.70%) ILOG
8 20 (4.47%) TIBCO
9 19 (4.25%) Solace
10 16 (3.58%) WSO2
11 15 (3.36%) webMethods
12 12 (2.68%) Fiorano
12 12 (2.68%) SAP
13 11 (2.46%) Sitecore
14 10 (2.24%) CA
14 10 (2.24%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.34%) Callidus
15 6 (1.34%) Guidewire
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Coded People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venture Up
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,696 - £41,787 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 17 days ago
Worthing
RCDTS
Salary: £57, 000 - £63, 000
Posted: 16 days ago
Merseyside
Experian
Posted: 19 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30k - £40k + 29 days holiday + bene
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £52000 - £61000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago