Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XML Schema Definition (XSD)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 290 301
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11 +6
Permanent jobs citing XSD 27 42 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 1.04% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 17
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £51,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% -7.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3907 4050 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.42% 35.26% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3363 3452 3422
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,950 £58,750 £56,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

XSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing XSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XSD in the West Midlands

XSD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for XSD in the West Midlands

XSD
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XSD in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XSD in the West Midlands

XSD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XSD within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Warwickshire -5 15 £41,000 -31.09%
Birmingham +17 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire -2 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wolverhampton -2 3 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
XSD
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XSD.

1 26 (96.30%) XML
2 23 (85.19%) XSLT
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 18 (66.67%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) OO
3 18 (66.67%) Web Services
4 16 (59.26%) .NET
4 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
5 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
6 12 (44.44%) WCF
6 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
6 12 (44.44%) SOA
6 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (33.33%) Java
7 9 (33.33%) XPath
8 8 (29.63%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (29.63%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (29.63%) Ninject
8 8 (29.63%) Autofac
9 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (18.52%) XQuery
12 4 (14.81%) OOD
12 4 (14.81%) ETL
12 4 (14.81%) XML Schema

XSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) MarkLogic
3 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.70%) Big Data
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) NoSQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Database Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) XML
2 23 (85.19%) XSLT
3 18 (66.67%) Web Services
4 16 (59.26%) .NET
4 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
5 12 (44.44%) WCF
6 8 (29.63%) Autofac
6 8 (29.63%) Castle Windsor
6 8 (29.63%) Ninject
6 8 (29.63%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) SOAP
7 4 (14.81%) XML Schema
8 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.41%) CSS
9 2 (7.41%) HTML
9 2 (7.41%) Spring
10 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
10 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) OO
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
3 12 (44.44%) SOA
3 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.81%) OOD
6 4 (14.81%) RDF
6 4 (14.81%) Validation
6 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 1 (3.70%) Line Management
9 1 (3.70%) Multithreaded Programming
9 1 (3.70%) Proactive Management
9 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) XPath
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) XQuery
5 4 (14.81%) SPARQL
6 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Elixir
7 1 (3.70%) Erlang
7 1 (3.70%) Go
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Talend
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle