The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 627 652 728
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +76
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 231 213 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.50% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 160 147 120
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £68,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WSDL
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37765 42495 41611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.64% 40.78% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32451 35748 36673
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in England

WSDL
Salary Trend in England

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

WSDL Salary Trend in England

WSDL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in England

WSDL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +73 77 £47,500 -25.49% 6
North West +41 48 £36,000 -0.68% 4
South West +9 33 £37,500 -6.25% 3
South East -42 33 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East of England +17 16 £70,000 +81.81% 1
Yorkshire -40 12 £35,500 +1.42%
East Midlands +18 9 £42,500 -0.70% 2
West Midlands -28 3 £35,000 +27.27%
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 382 (84.14%) XML
2 292 (64.32%) SOAP
3 280 (61.67%) Web Services
4 256 (56.39%) Java
5 204 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (44.49%) SQL
7 173 (38.11%) HTML
8 166 (36.56%) SQL Server
9 158 (34.80%) .NET
10 143 (31.50%) XSD
11 139 (30.62%) JavaScript
12 125 (27.53%) TDD
13 118 (25.99%) Oracle
13 118 (25.99%) Spring
14 114 (25.11%) XSLT
15 107 (23.57%) C#
16 102 (22.47%) REST
17 98 (21.59%) Degree
18 97 (21.37%) JMS
18 97 (21.37%) SOA
19 96 (21.15%) Scrum
19 96 (21.15%) Software Engineering
20 93 (20.48%) CSS
21 91 (20.04%) Finance
22 90 (19.82%) Hibernate
22 90 (19.82%) J2EE
23 86 (18.94%) Maven
24 80 (17.62%) Microsoft
24 80 (17.62%) MVC
25 79 (17.40%) ASP.NET

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 71 (15.64%) WebSphere
2 52 (11.45%) WebLogic
3 40 (8.81%) IIS
4 32 (7.05%) JBoss
5 29 (6.39%) Tomcat
6 21 (4.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 21 (4.63%) Joomla!
6 21 (4.63%) Alfresco
7 17 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (3.30%) MQSeries
8 15 (3.30%) Apache
9 14 (3.08%) ColdFusion
10 13 (2.86%) CICS
10 13 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (2.86%) FileNet
10 13 (2.86%) Documentum
11 11 (2.42%) Confluence
12 10 (2.20%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (2.20%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 7 (1.54%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.10%) MS Office
3 4 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.76%) Changepoint
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.64%) GitHub
2 3 (0.66%) SaaS
2 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.66%) Force.com
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.44%) Route 53
3 2 (0.44%) IaaS
3 2 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.69%) HTTP
2 39 (8.59%) Internet
3 24 (5.29%) SDH
3 24 (5.29%) Ethernet
3 24 (5.29%) MPLS
4 23 (5.07%) FTP
5 22 (4.85%) TCP/IP
6 18 (3.96%) AMQP
7 10 (2.20%) SSL
8 5 (1.10%) LDAP
8 5 (1.10%) Firewall
9 4 (0.88%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.44%) Extranet
10 2 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.22%) SSH
11 1 (0.22%) Telnet
11 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 76 (16.74%) Relational Database
3 57 (12.56%) Oracle Database
4 48 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (9.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (7.27%) MongoDB
7 30 (6.61%) RDBMS
8 29 (6.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 25 (5.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 23 (5.07%) DB2
11 18 (3.96%) OLAP
12 15 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (2.42%) MySQL
15 11 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (2.20%) Hadoop
17 8 (1.76%) Apache Accumulo
17 8 (1.76%) Big Data
18 7 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 86 (18.94%) Maven
2 57 (12.56%) Eclipse
3 54 (11.89%) Subversion
4 45 (9.91%) Git (software)
5 44 (9.69%) Ant
6 39 (8.59%) JUnit
7 35 (7.71%) SoapUI
8 34 (7.49%) Visual Studio
9 32 (7.05%) JIRA
10 27 (5.95%) Selenium
11 24 (5.29%) Toad
12 20 (4.41%) Jenkins
13 19 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (3.96%) Apache Ivy
15 16 (3.52%) Cucumber
16 10 (2.20%) CruiseControl
17 9 (1.98%) IntelliJ
17 9 (1.98%) Mockito
18 7 (1.54%) TeamCity
18 7 (1.54%) FitNesse
General
1 91 (20.04%) Finance
2 55 (12.11%) Telecoms
3 42 (9.25%) Banking
3 42 (9.25%) Marketing
4 36 (7.93%) Retail
5 13 (2.86%) Back Office
6 7 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.10%) Advertising
8 4 (0.88%) Games
8 4 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.66%) Law
9 3 (0.66%) iGaming
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 249 (54.85%) Developer
2 122 (26.87%) Java Developer
3 70 (15.42%) Software Engineer
4 44 (9.69%) .NET Developer
5 42 (9.25%) Analyst
6 35 (7.71%) C# Developer
7 32 (7.05%) Architect
8 31 (6.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 23 (5.07%) Software Developer
9 23 (5.07%) Consultant
9 23 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (4.19%) Middleware Analyst
11 19 (4.19%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.52%) Designer
13 14 (3.08%) Agile .NET Developer
13 14 (3.08%) Agile C# Developer
13 14 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
14 13 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (84.14%) XML
2 292 (64.32%) SOAP
3 280 (61.67%) Web Services
4 173 (38.11%) HTML
5 158 (34.80%) .NET
6 143 (31.50%) XSD
7 118 (25.99%) Spring
8 114 (25.11%) XSLT
9 102 (22.47%) REST
10 97 (21.37%) JMS
11 93 (20.48%) CSS
12 90 (19.82%) J2EE
12 90 (19.82%) Hibernate
13 79 (17.40%) ASP.NET
14 63 (13.88%) HTML5
15 60 (13.22%) Middleware
16 59 (13.00%) JSON
17 54 (11.89%) JAXB
18 53 (11.67%) .NET Framework
19 51 (11.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.47%) Computer Science
3 38 (8.37%) Open Source
4 32 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (5.07%) RIA
6 20 (4.41%) Mainframe
7 19 (4.19%) DataPower
8 16 (3.52%) Mathematics
9 15 (3.30%) N-Tier
10 13 (2.86%) EFT
11 11 (2.42%) User Experience
12 10 (2.20%) Clustering
13 9 (1.98%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.54%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.32%) Credit Risk
15 6 (1.32%) Data Integration
15 6 (1.32%) Algorithms
16 5 (1.10%) W3C
16 5 (1.10%) HACMP
16 5 (1.10%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 73 (16.08%) Linux
2 57 (12.56%) UNIX
3 55 (12.11%) Windows
4 29 (6.39%) Android
4 29 (6.39%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.86%) Solaris
6 11 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.98%) CentOS
7 9 (1.98%) AIX
8 7 (1.54%) zOS
9 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.22%) OS/390
13 1 (0.22%) SUSE
13 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (27.53%) TDD
3 97 (21.37%) SOA
4 96 (21.15%) Scrum
4 96 (21.15%) Software Engineering
5 80 (17.62%) MVC
6 72 (15.86%) OO
7 54 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (10.79%) UML
9 42 (9.25%) Web Development
10 41 (9.03%) E-Commerce
11 40 (8.81%) OOD
11 40 (8.81%) Project Management
12 34 (7.49%) Logistics
13 33 (7.27%) ETL
13 33 (7.27%) Time Management
13 33 (7.27%) Waterfall
14 32 (7.05%) Migration
15 31 (6.83%) OOA/OOD
16 30 (6.61%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 256 (56.39%) Java
2 202 (44.49%) SQL
3 139 (30.62%) JavaScript
4 107 (23.57%) C#
5 58 (12.78%) T-SQL
6 45 (9.91%) C++
7 44 (9.69%) XPath
8 40 (8.81%) Python
9 38 (8.37%) PL/SQL
10 37 (8.15%) C
11 30 (6.61%) PHP
12 28 (6.17%) VB.NET
13 26 (5.73%) Perl
14 23 (5.07%) Ruby
15 16 (3.52%) ActionScript
16 10 (2.20%) VB
17 8 (1.76%) VB6
18 7 (1.54%) XQuery
18 7 (1.54%) Objective-C
19 5 (1.10%) Jython
Qualifications
1 98 (21.59%) Degree
2 24 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.74%) ISEB
5 5 (1.10%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.44%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.22%) MCP
7 1 (0.22%) MCSE
7 1 (0.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.19%) QA
2 13 (2.86%) ISO 8583
3 8 (1.76%) SLA
4 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.10%) ISA Server
3 4 (0.88%) NFS
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.44%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (1.10%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (0.88%) Puppet
3 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.66%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.44%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.44%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.44%) Control-M
4 2 (0.44%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.22%) Ambari
5 1 (0.22%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 118 (25.99%) Oracle
2 80 (17.62%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.59%) IBM
4 30 (6.61%) BEA
5 24 (5.29%) Cramer
6 23 (5.07%) Adobe
6 23 (5.07%) MetaSolv
7 17 (3.74%) VMware
8 14 (3.08%) Siebel
9 12 (2.64%) Pega
10 9 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.98%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (1.76%) TIBCO
11 8 (1.76%) webMethods
11 8 (1.76%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.54%) SAP
13 6 (1.32%) Sun
14 5 (1.10%) Dell
14 5 (1.10%) Intel
14 5 (1.10%) Nokia
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