The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 281 297 300
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 10 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.65% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 26
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £50,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £56,280 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.12% -11.25%
WSDL
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3363 4336 4594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.56% 37.43% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2854 3763 4131
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,200 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WSDL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WSDL Salary Trend in the City of London

WSDL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in the City of London

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (75.00%) SOAP
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) XML
2 11 (68.75%) SOA
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
6 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 7 (43.75%) Banking
7 6 (37.50%) XSD
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) ETL
9 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management
9 4 (25.00%) J2EE
9 4 (25.00%) XSLT
9 4 (25.00%) UML
9 4 (25.00%) XHTML
9 4 (25.00%) Ajax
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 4 (25.00%) Silverlight
9 4 (25.00%) Kanban

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (18.75%) CICS
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (12.50%) Documentum
3 2 (12.50%) FileNet
3 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal
4 1 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (6.25%) Confluence
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) PVCS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.25%) JDeveloper
2 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
2 1 (6.25%) jMock
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) EasyMock
2 1 (6.25%) RSpec
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.25%) Automotive
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) SOAP
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) XSD
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) XSLT
8 4 (25.00%) XHTML
8 4 (25.00%) Silverlight
8 4 (25.00%) Ajax
9 3 (18.75%) REST
10 2 (12.50%) jQuery
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (12.50%) Spring
10 2 (12.50%) JMS
10 2 (12.50%) Middleware
10 2 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) DataPower
3 1 (6.25%) Semantic Web
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) SOA
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Kanban
3 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Pega
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Software AG
4 1 (6.25%) BEA
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.25%) webMethods
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian