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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 630 702 654
Rank change year-on-year +72 -48  
Permanent jobs citing XSD 239 251 303
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% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 162 207 216
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 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.47% -  

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 33955 39662 40709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.35% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28984 34153 34569
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 27 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 27 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 +72 233 £55,000 +4.76% 24
London +82 120 £60,000 +4.34% 8
South East +66 30 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Yorkshire +26 28 £45,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +40 24 £45,000 - 6
Leeds +35 22 £45,500 -7.14% 5
North West +9 21 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -2 14 £40,000 -15.78%
Nottinghamshire +13 11 - -
Manchester - 11 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire +26 10 £57,500 +53.33%
South West +19 10 £33,838 -9.76% 3
East of England +14 10 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Hertfordshire +22 9 £65,000 -
West Sussex +14 9 £55,000 -
Worthing +2 9 £55,000 -
City of London +18 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Basingstoke +11 8 £57,500 +27.77%
Exeter - 7 £33,838 -
Merseyside - 7 - -
Liverpool - 7 - -
Devon - 7 £33,838 -
Berkshire +41 6 £43,250 -42.33% 2
Scotland - 6 £52,500 -
Reading +41 4 £43,250 -42.33% 2
Nottingham +12 4 - -
Hatfield - 4 £65,000 -
Northampton +15 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Northamptonshire +11 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Cheshire - 3 - -

XSD
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 419 (92.70%) XML
2 308 (68.14%) SQL
3 283 (62.61%) Web Services
4 245 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
5 226 (50.00%) XSLT
6 212 (46.90%) Java
7 196 (43.36%) SOAP
8 175 (38.72%) Oracle
9 154 (34.07%) HTML
10 147 (32.52%) JavaScript
11 145 (32.08%) Finance
12 134 (29.65%) .NET
13 133 (29.42%) C#
14 127 (28.10%) JMS
14 127 (28.10%) SOA
15 122 (26.99%) WSDL
16 121 (26.77%) SQL Server
16 121 (26.77%) CSS
17 119 (26.33%) Hibernate
18 110 (24.34%) Scrum
19 107 (23.67%) Linux
20 105 (23.23%) REST
21 100 (22.12%) Spring
22 99 (21.90%) J2EE
23 97 (21.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
24 91 (20.13%) Microsoft
25 88 (19.47%) Oracle Database
26 86 (19.03%) XPath
27 84 (18.58%) Windows
28 79 (17.48%) OO

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 97 (21.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 79 (17.48%) WebLogic
3 77 (17.04%) WebSphere
4 71 (15.71%) JBoss
5 63 (13.94%) Tomcat
6 49 (10.84%) Oracle Service Bus
7 35 (7.74%) IIS
8 34 (7.52%) CMS
8 34 (7.52%) nginx
9 28 (6.19%) Jetty
10 20 (4.42%) Apache
10 20 (4.42%) 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 8 (1.77%) MQSeries
17 6 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 27 (5.97%) 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 6 (1.33%) Markit EDM
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (1.11%) Magento
6 5 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.88%) 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 41 (9.07%) SSL
2 40 (8.85%) FTP
3 39 (8.63%) HTTP
4 37 (8.19%) HTTPS
5 30 (6.64%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.88%) SNMP
7 11 (2.43%) LDAP
8 7 (1.55%) Ethernet
8 7 (1.55%) RS-232
9 6 (1.33%) Internet
10 4 (0.88%) AMQP
11 3 (0.66%) X.509
12 1 (0.22%) Wireless
12 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (26.77%) SQL Server
2 88 (19.47%) Oracle Database
3 73 (16.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 61 (13.50%) Relational Database
5 47 (10.40%) MySQL
6 39 (8.63%) NoSQL
6 39 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (7.96%) 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
11 18 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (3.76%) Infinispan
13 16 (3.54%) RDBMS
14 15 (3.32%) MongoDB
14 15 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 77 (17.04%) Eclipse
2 72 (15.93%) JUnit
3 66 (14.60%) Maven
4 65 (14.38%) Subversion
5 52 (11.50%) Jenkins
6 48 (10.62%) Git (software)
7 45 (9.96%) Ant
8 30 (6.64%) Talend Open Studio
9 28 (6.19%) Hudson
9 28 (6.19%) Sonatype Nexus
10 26 (5.75%) SoapUI
11 24 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (4.87%) Visual Studio
13 20 (4.42%) Gradle
13 20 (4.42%) IntelliJ
14 17 (3.76%) Checkstyle
14 17 (3.76%) XMLUnit
15 16 (3.54%) Mockito
16 13 (2.88%) GDB
16 13 (2.88%) Valgrind
General
1 145 (32.08%) Finance
2 64 (14.16%) Banking
3 24 (5.31%) Advertising
4 20 (4.42%) Corporate Banking
5 17 (3.76%) Retail
6 15 (3.32%) Back Office
7 14 (3.10%) Legal
8 13 (2.88%) Financial Institution
9 12 (2.65%) Brand Awareness
9 12 (2.65%) Electronics
10 10 (2.21%) Marketing
11 9 (1.99%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.33%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.11%) Law
14 4 (0.88%) Front Office
15 3 (0.66%) French Language
16 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.22%) Games
17 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 274 (60.62%) Developer
2 113 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 67 (14.82%) Analyst
4 64 (14.16%) .NET Developer
5 57 (12.61%) Senior Developer
6 55 (12.17%) C# Developer
7 47 (10.40%) Lead Developer
8 46 (10.18%) SOA Developer
9 43 (9.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (7.96%) Software Developer
11 32 (7.08%) Software Engineer
12 30 (6.64%) Oracle Developer
12 30 (6.64%) Oracle SOA Developer
13 29 (6.42%) Architect
14 25 (5.53%) Business Analyst
15 22 (4.87%) .NET Software Developer
15 22 (4.87%) Applications Developer
15 22 (4.87%) Integration Developer
16 21 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
17 20 (4.42%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (92.70%) XML
2 283 (62.61%) Web Services
3 226 (50.00%) XSLT
4 196 (43.36%) SOAP
5 154 (34.07%) HTML
6 134 (29.65%) .NET
7 127 (28.10%) JMS
8 122 (26.99%) WSDL
9 121 (26.77%) CSS
10 119 (26.33%) Hibernate
11 105 (23.23%) REST
12 100 (22.12%) Spring
13 99 (21.90%) J2EE
14 71 (15.71%) Java EE
15 67 (14.82%) Middleware
16 66 (14.60%) ASP.NET
17 63 (13.94%) JSON
18 62 (13.72%) jQuery
19 55 (12.17%) WCF
20 53 (11.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.85%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.98%) DataPower
4 16 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.32%) Mainframe
6 14 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.88%) User Experience
8 10 (2.21%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.77%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.55%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.55%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 7 (1.55%) NHS
11 6 (1.33%) Derivative
12 5 (1.11%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.11%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.66%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.44%) Clustering
14 2 (0.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 2 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 107 (23.67%) Linux
2 84 (18.58%) Windows
3 60 (13.27%) Unix
4 23 (5.09%) Solaris
5 13 (2.88%) 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
1 245 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (28.10%) SOA
3 110 (24.34%) Scrum
4 79 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (17.48%) OO
5 76 (16.81%) MVC
6 69 (15.27%) UML
7 68 (15.04%) TDD
8 66 (14.60%) Software Engineering
9 56 (12.39%) Microservices
10 55 (12.17%) SDLC
11 51 (11.28%) ETL
12 47 (10.40%) Workflow
13 44 (9.73%) Multithreading
14 41 (9.07%) Waterfall
15 39 (8.63%) BPEL
15 39 (8.63%) RUP
16 36 (7.96%) Open Source
17 34 (7.52%) Mentoring
18 32 (7.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 308 (68.14%) SQL
2 212 (46.90%) Java
3 147 (32.52%) JavaScript
4 133 (29.42%) C#
5 86 (19.03%) XPath
6 60 (13.27%) Groovy
6 60 (13.27%) PL/SQL
7 50 (11.06%) T-SQL
8 38 (8.41%) C++
9 30 (6.64%) C
9 30 (6.64%) Shell Script
10 24 (5.31%) Python
11 18 (3.98%) Scala
12 14 (3.10%) PHP
12 14 (3.10%) PowerShell
12 14 (3.10%) XQuery
13 13 (2.88%) Go
13 13 (2.88%) Ruby
14 12 (2.65%) COBOL
15 11 (2.43%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (12.83%) Degree
2 21 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.20%) ISEB
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%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.31%) 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 10 (2.21%) 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 6 (1.33%) Control-M
3 3 (0.66%) SCOM
4 2 (0.44%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (0.44%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 175 (38.72%) Oracle
2 91 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.08%) IBM
4 30 (6.64%) Google
4 30 (6.64%) Talend
5 29 (6.42%) Splunk
6 28 (6.19%) Altova
7 27 (5.97%) ILOG
8 24 (5.31%) Sybase
8 24 (5.31%) TIBCO
9 18 (3.98%) SAP
9 18 (3.98%) WSO2
10 16 (3.54%) webMethods
11 15 (3.32%) Fiorano
11 15 (3.32%) Solace
12 14 (3.10%) Red Hat
13 13 (2.88%) Actimize
14 11 (2.43%) CA
14 11 (2.43%) Sitecore
15 8 (1.77%) Workday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum GPB 45 - 50K +Many Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £65000 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Guru Careers
Salary: £45 - 50k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 21 days ago