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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 262 292 302
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 3 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.76% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 12
Average salary £52,500 £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +11.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
2347 3411 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.16% 32.84% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 3047 3586
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) API Integration
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) COM+
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Telnet
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (16.67%) CICS
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Documentum
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) FileNet
1 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Web Architect
4 1 (16.67%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) COM+
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Velocity
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) API Integration
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Active Record
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) ATG
1 1 (16.67%) hybris
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Pega
1 1 (16.67%) Zend