The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 121 116 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WSDL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
780 737 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.45% 44.37% 52.89%
Number of salaries quoted 698 650 839
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSDL across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WSDL
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSDL across the Bristol region.

WSDL Salary Trend in Bristol

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) SOAP
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) XHTML
1 17 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
1 17 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 17 (100.00%) Dojo
1 17 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 17 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 17 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 17 (100.00%) RIA
1 17 (100.00%) JPA
1 17 (100.00%) Android
1 17 (100.00%) Open Source
1 17 (100.00%) HTML5
1 17 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 17 (100.00%) Alfresco
2 16 (94.12%) SC Cleared
2 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
2 16 (94.12%) Android Development
2 16 (94.12%) iOS Development
2 16 (94.12%) Web Development
2 16 (94.12%) Adobe
2 16 (94.12%) Internet

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 17 (100.00%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Ant
1 13 (76.47%) Subversion
1 13 (76.47%) Maven
1 13 (76.47%) Apache Ivy
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) SOAP
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) XHTML
1 17 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
1 17 (100.00%) Dojo
1 17 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 17 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 17 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 17 (100.00%) JPA
1 17 (100.00%) HTML5
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) RIA
1 17 (100.00%) Open Source
2 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Android
1 17 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) Web Development
2 16 (94.12%) Android Development
2 16 (94.12%) iOS Development
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (76.47%) TDD
4 13 (76.47%) UML
5 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) SC Cleared
1 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Adobe