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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 603 634 592
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -42
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 280 224 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 240 196 252
Average salary £40,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.19% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,140 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
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
40415 39778 45505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.92% 39.99% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34276 34705 40270
Average salary £42,500 £42,128 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% +5.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
South East -18 77 £35,000 -36.36% 11
London -22 70 £55,000 - 5
Yorkshire -8 51 £35,000 +2.94% 3
South West +1 28 £37,500 -6.25% 4
North West -29 19 £48,000 +34.26% 1
East Midlands 0 18 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands +5 11 £35,000 +94.44%
East of England -32 5 £50,000 -11.11%
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 420 (78.36%) XML
2 390 (72.76%) Web Services
3 371 (69.22%) SOAP
4 233 (43.47%) Java
5 216 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (37.13%) HTML
7 197 (36.75%) .NET
8 192 (35.82%) JavaScript
9 189 (35.26%) SQL Server
10 188 (35.07%) SQL
11 172 (32.09%) CSS
12 153 (28.54%) XSD
12 153 (28.54%) C#
13 149 (27.80%) MVC
14 144 (26.87%) Microsoft
15 118 (22.01%) Scrum
16 113 (21.08%) jQuery
17 112 (20.90%) Finance
18 110 (20.52%) ASP.NET
19 105 (19.59%) HTML5
20 104 (19.40%) OO
21 103 (19.22%) XSLT
22 102 (19.03%) Ajax
23 100 (18.66%) Oracle
24 98 (18.28%) SOA
24 98 (18.28%) JSON
25 95 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
26 92 (17.16%) Spring
27 88 (16.42%) TDD
28 86 (16.04%) Relational Database

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 64 (11.94%) IIS
2 56 (10.45%) Apache
3 47 (8.77%) WebSphere
3 47 (8.77%) Tomcat
4 31 (5.78%) WebLogic
5 30 (5.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 19 (3.54%) CMS
7 18 (3.36%) Alfresco
7 18 (3.36%) Joomla!
8 17 (3.17%) SharePoint
9 12 (2.24%) Oracle Service Bus
10 11 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.49%) WebSphere Process Server
11 8 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
11 8 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 7 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 31 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.73%) Photoshop
2 20 (3.73%) Fireworks
3 13 (2.43%) MS Office
4 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.75%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.56%) Magento
4 2 (0.37%) TrackWise
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.05%) SaaS
2 7 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (13.06%) Internet
2 39 (7.28%) SSL
3 27 (5.04%) HTTP
4 7 (1.31%) LDAP
5 6 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.75%) SAN
7 3 (0.56%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.56%) Firewall
8 1 (0.19%) DNS
8 1 (0.19%) Wireless
8 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (35.26%) SQL Server
2 86 (16.04%) Relational Database
3 84 (15.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 70 (13.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 50 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (8.02%) MySQL
7 34 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (6.16%) RDBMS
9 27 (5.04%) Oracle Database
10 26 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (4.29%) MongoDB
12 16 (2.99%) Hadoop
12 16 (2.99%) Apache Accumulo
12 16 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (2.43%) Big Data
15 10 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.68%) OLTP
17 8 (1.49%) Informix
18 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 95 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 82 (15.30%) Selenium
3 77 (14.37%) Visual Studio
4 67 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 54 (10.07%) Eclipse
6 51 (9.51%) Maven
7 48 (8.96%) Subversion
8 47 (8.77%) QuickTest Pro
9 39 (7.28%) FitNesse
9 39 (7.28%) SpecFlow
10 35 (6.53%) Ant
11 28 (5.22%) JUnit
12 26 (4.85%) JIRA
12 26 (4.85%) Jenkins
13 24 (4.48%) Git (software)
14 20 (3.73%) Dreamweaver
14 20 (3.73%) Hudson
15 19 (3.54%) TeamCity
16 17 (3.17%) JDeveloper
17 14 (2.61%) Apache Ivy
General
1 112 (20.90%) Finance
2 25 (4.66%) Banking
3 23 (4.29%) Marketing
4 20 (3.73%) Retail
5 19 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.36%) Games
7 9 (1.68%) Legal
8 8 (1.49%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.93%) Law
10 4 (0.75%) Military
11 3 (0.56%) Back Office
12 2 (0.37%) French Language
12 2 (0.37%) German Language
12 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Front Office
13 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 276 (51.49%) Developer
2 94 (17.54%) Java Developer
3 82 (15.30%) Analyst
4 79 (14.74%) Consultant
5 77 (14.37%) .NET Developer
6 61 (11.38%) Test Analyst
7 42 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 40 (7.46%) Architect
9 34 (6.34%) Applications Support
10 31 (5.78%) C# Developer
11 30 (5.60%) Senior Developer
12 26 (4.85%) Technical Consultant
13 25 (4.66%) QA Analyst
14 24 (4.48%) Software Developer
14 24 (4.48%) Web Developer
15 22 (4.10%) Agile Test Analyst
16 21 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
17 18 (3.36%) Programmer
17 18 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
18 16 (2.99%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (78.36%) XML
2 390 (72.76%) Web Services
3 371 (69.22%) SOAP
4 199 (37.13%) HTML
5 197 (36.75%) .NET
6 172 (32.09%) CSS
7 153 (28.54%) XSD
8 113 (21.08%) jQuery
9 110 (20.52%) ASP.NET
10 105 (19.59%) HTML5
11 103 (19.22%) XSLT
12 102 (19.03%) Ajax
13 98 (18.28%) JSON
14 92 (17.16%) Spring
15 85 (15.86%) REST
16 68 (12.69%) .NET Framework
17 62 (11.57%) WCF
18 61 (11.38%) CSS3
19 54 (10.07%) XHTML
20 51 (9.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 44 (8.21%) RIA
3 43 (8.02%) Open Source
4 27 (5.04%) N-Tier
5 26 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (4.66%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.87%) Online Games
9 9 (1.68%) Physics
9 9 (1.68%) Clustering
9 9 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.49%) W3C
11 6 (1.12%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.12%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.93%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.75%) DataPower
13 4 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.56%) NHS
14 3 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (11.75%) Linux
2 58 (10.82%) Windows
3 39 (7.28%) UNIX
4 28 (5.22%) Android
5 26 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 17 (3.17%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.56%) Solaris
7 3 (0.56%) zOS
7 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.37%) CentOS
8 2 (0.37%) AIX
8 2 (0.37%) HPUX
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (27.80%) MVC
3 118 (22.01%) Scrum
4 104 (19.40%) OO
5 98 (18.28%) SOA
6 88 (16.42%) TDD
7 84 (15.67%) Software Engineering
8 75 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (10.45%) E-Commerce
9 56 (10.45%) Test Management
10 55 (10.26%) Test Planning
11 49 (9.14%) UML
12 47 (8.77%) Web Development
13 44 (8.21%) Project Management
13 44 (8.21%) Software Testing
14 43 (8.02%) OOA/OOD
15 31 (5.78%) Unit Testing
16 27 (5.04%) ITIL
17 25 (4.66%) Data Modelling
18 23 (4.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 233 (43.47%) Java
2 192 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 188 (35.07%) SQL
4 153 (28.54%) C#
5 38 (7.09%) T-SQL
6 36 (6.72%) PHP
7 31 (5.78%) VB.NET
8 27 (5.04%) C
9 25 (4.66%) VB
10 19 (3.54%) Ruby
10 19 (3.54%) Python
11 18 (3.36%) XPath
12 15 (2.80%) VBScript
12 15 (2.80%) Perl
13 11 (2.05%) Apex Code
14 10 (1.87%) C++
15 8 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.31%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.31%) PHP5
16 7 (1.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (14.18%) Degree
2 39 (7.28%) ISEB
3 22 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.99%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.12%) MCTS
6 6 (1.12%) MCITP
6 6 (1.12%) MCDBA
6 6 (1.12%) MCP
6 6 (1.12%) MCSD
7 5 (0.93%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.75%) HND
9 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.19%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) CITP
10 1 (0.19%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.45%) QA
2 20 (3.73%) WCAG
2 20 (3.73%) WAI
3 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.56%) HL7
3 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.37%) COBIT
4 2 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.75%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 52 (9.70%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (3.17%) Puppet
3 13 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.75%) Ambari
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.19%) MOM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 144 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 100 (18.66%) Oracle
3 63 (11.75%) HP
4 41 (7.65%) Adobe
5 20 (3.73%) IBM
5 20 (3.73%) VMware
6 19 (3.54%) JBoss
7 14 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.24%) Google
9 9 (1.68%) SAP
10 8 (1.49%) DevExpress
10 8 (1.49%) Perforce
10 8 (1.49%) Compuware
10 8 (1.49%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.93%) webMethods
12 4 (0.75%) Omniture
12 4 (0.75%) Coremetrics
12 4 (0.75%) Software AG
12 4 (0.75%) Chordiant
13 3 (0.56%) Sybase
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £75k - 90k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago