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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 657 661 701
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +40
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 197 233 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 159 191 128
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+19.85% +5.26%
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
37999 44097 41446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.13% 40.21% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32733 37877 36385
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
North West +42 52 £47,000 +56.66% 3
London +25 45 £50,000 - 12
South West +29 43 £40,000 +6.66% 3
South East -29 21 £42,250 -6.11%
Yorkshire -44 13 £25,000 -28.57% 4
East of England +12 12 £60,000 +33.33%
East Midlands +13 10 £47,500 -24.00%
West Midlands -18 1 £60,000 +118.18%
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 383 (80.80%) XML
2 297 (62.66%) SOAP
3 295 (62.24%) Web Services
4 247 (52.11%) Java
5 210 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (42.62%) SQL
7 172 (36.29%) SQL Server
8 166 (35.02%) XSD
9 164 (34.60%) XSLT
10 162 (34.18%) HTML
11 158 (33.33%) .NET
12 153 (32.28%) Oracle
13 139 (29.32%) Degree
14 137 (28.90%) JavaScript
15 134 (28.27%) SOA
16 121 (25.53%) JMS
17 118 (24.89%) TDD
17 118 (24.89%) REST
18 111 (23.42%) C#
19 102 (21.52%) Spring
20 94 (19.83%) Scrum
21 92 (19.41%) Finance
22 91 (19.20%) J2EE
23 90 (18.99%) Middleware
24 89 (18.78%) Software Engineering
25 87 (18.35%) Relational Database
26 86 (18.14%) Oracle Database
27 85 (17.93%) Hibernate
27 85 (17.93%) Linux
28 82 (17.30%) CSS

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 70 (14.77%) WebLogic
2 60 (12.66%) WebSphere
3 57 (12.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 45 (9.49%) IIS
5 37 (7.81%) Oracle Service Bus
6 30 (6.33%) Tomcat
7 23 (4.85%) JBoss
8 20 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (2.95%) FileNet
9 14 (2.95%) CICS
10 13 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (2.74%) Documentum
11 12 (2.53%) Apache
11 12 (2.53%) MQSeries
12 11 (2.32%) CMS
12 11 (2.32%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 10 (2.11%) Confluence
14 8 (1.69%) ColdFusion
15 7 (1.48%) Alfresco
15 7 (1.48%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (6.54%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (4.85%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (2.95%) Changepoint
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.90%) GitHub
2 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.05%) Boomi
3 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.63%) Force.com
5 2 (0.42%) Route 53
5 2 (0.42%) IaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.42%) SaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.42%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.75%) HTTP
2 29 (6.12%) Internet
3 26 (5.49%) FTP
4 20 (4.22%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.38%) AMQP
5 16 (3.38%) Ethernet
5 16 (3.38%) SDH
5 16 (3.38%) MPLS
6 6 (1.27%) Firewall
7 5 (1.05%) SSL
8 4 (0.84%) Extranet
8 4 (0.84%) LDAP
9 3 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.21%) WAN
10 1 (0.21%) LAN
10 1 (0.21%) Telnet
10 1 (0.21%) SSH
10 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (36.29%) SQL Server
2 87 (18.35%) Relational Database
3 86 (18.14%) Oracle Database
4 50 (10.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (10.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 42 (8.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 39 (8.23%) RDBMS
8 32 (6.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 31 (6.54%) DB2
10 29 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
13 15 (3.16%) MongoDB
14 12 (2.53%) OLAP
15 11 (2.32%) Oracle ODI
16 9 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (1.69%) DB2 UDB
18 7 (1.48%) MySQL
18 7 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 77 (16.24%) Maven
2 54 (11.39%) SoapUI
3 48 (10.13%) Git (software)
4 45 (9.49%) Eclipse
5 44 (9.28%) Subversion
6 37 (7.81%) Visual Studio
7 36 (7.59%) JUnit
8 32 (6.75%) Ant
9 31 (6.54%) Selenium
10 30 (6.33%) Jenkins
10 30 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (4.43%) JIRA
12 16 (3.38%) Toad
13 13 (2.74%) Cucumber
14 12 (2.53%) Mockito
14 12 (2.53%) TeamCity
15 10 (2.11%) jMock
15 10 (2.11%) CruiseControl
15 10 (2.11%) NUnit
15 10 (2.11%) IntelliJ
General
1 92 (19.41%) Finance
2 45 (9.49%) Marketing
3 41 (8.65%) Retail
4 37 (7.81%) Telecoms
5 34 (7.17%) Banking
6 13 (2.74%) Back Office
7 6 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.05%) Advertising
9 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.63%) Law
9 3 (0.63%) Games
9 3 (0.63%) iGaming
10 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 225 (47.47%) Developer
2 96 (20.25%) Java Developer
3 64 (13.50%) Analyst
4 63 (13.29%) Software Engineer
5 56 (11.81%) Architect
6 31 (6.54%) .NET Developer
6 31 (6.54%) Middleware Analyst
7 28 (5.91%) C# Developer
8 27 (5.70%) Software Developer
9 24 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (4.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 22 (4.64%) Support Analyst
12 20 (4.22%) Oracle Developer
12 20 (4.22%) Consultant
13 19 (4.01%) Oracle Architect
14 18 (3.80%) Oracle Analyst
15 17 (3.59%) Middleware Architect
16 16 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
16 16 (3.38%) Business Analyst
17 15 (3.16%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (80.80%) XML
2 297 (62.66%) SOAP
3 295 (62.24%) Web Services
4 166 (35.02%) XSD
5 164 (34.60%) XSLT
6 162 (34.18%) HTML
7 158 (33.33%) .NET
8 121 (25.53%) JMS
9 118 (24.89%) REST
10 102 (21.52%) Spring
11 91 (19.20%) J2EE
12 90 (18.99%) Middleware
13 85 (17.93%) Hibernate
14 82 (17.30%) CSS
15 77 (16.24%) ASP.NET
16 66 (13.92%) JSON
17 64 (13.50%) Servlets
18 59 (12.45%) WCF
19 58 (12.24%) Oracle Fusion
20 55 (11.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.44%) Computer Science
3 38 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.43%) Mainframe
4 21 (4.43%) Open Source
5 19 (4.01%) DataPower
6 13 (2.74%) EFT
6 13 (2.74%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.32%) Clustering
8 11 (2.32%) N-Tier
9 10 (2.11%) User Experience
10 8 (1.69%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.48%) RIA
11 7 (1.48%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.48%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.27%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.05%) iPhone
13 5 (1.05%) iPad
14 4 (0.84%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 85 (17.93%) Linux
2 69 (14.56%) UNIX
3 65 (13.71%) Windows
4 15 (3.16%) Solaris
5 13 (2.74%) Android
6 12 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.11%) AIX
8 9 (1.90%) CentOS
9 8 (1.69%) zOS
10 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.21%) HPUX
12 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.21%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (28.27%) SOA
3 118 (24.89%) TDD
4 94 (19.83%) Scrum
5 89 (18.78%) Software Engineering
6 68 (14.35%) OO
7 62 (13.08%) MVC
8 58 (12.24%) E-Commerce
9 55 (11.60%) Performance Tuning
10 46 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (9.28%) Logistics
12 38 (8.02%) UML
13 37 (7.81%) OOD
14 36 (7.59%) ETL
15 33 (6.96%) Waterfall
16 32 (6.75%) BPEL
17 31 (6.54%) Software Architecture
18 30 (6.33%) Time Management
19 29 (6.12%) CRM
19 29 (6.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 247 (52.11%) Java
2 202 (42.62%) SQL
3 137 (28.90%) JavaScript
4 111 (23.42%) C#
5 58 (12.24%) C++
6 54 (11.39%) T-SQL
7 50 (10.55%) PL/SQL
8 45 (9.49%) C
9 37 (7.81%) XPath
10 36 (7.59%) PHP
10 36 (7.59%) Python
11 32 (6.75%) VB.NET
12 24 (5.06%) Perl
13 19 (4.01%) Ruby
14 15 (3.16%) VB
15 13 (2.74%) VB6
16 10 (2.11%) ActionScript
16 10 (2.11%) XQuery
17 6 (1.27%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 139 (29.32%) Degree
2 11 (2.32%) ISEB
3 8 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.27%) OCPJP
6 4 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.21%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) MCP
7 1 (0.21%) CISSP
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) CCNA
7 1 (0.21%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.64%) SLA
2 13 (2.74%) ISO 8583
3 7 (1.48%) QA
4 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) Basel II
System Software
1 13 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.84%) NFS
3 3 (0.63%) ISA Server
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.63%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 153 (32.28%) Oracle
2 77 (16.24%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.23%) IBM
4 27 (5.70%) Siebel
5 23 (4.85%) BEA
6 16 (3.38%) Cramer
7 15 (3.16%) MetaSolv
8 14 (2.95%) VMware
9 13 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.53%) Pega
10 12 (2.53%) Atlassian
11 11 (2.32%) PeopleSoft
12 10 (2.11%) TIBCO
13 8 (1.69%) Stellent
13 8 (1.69%) Adobe
13 8 (1.69%) SAP
14 7 (1.48%) Sun
15 6 (1.27%) webMethods
16 5 (1.05%) Dell
16 5 (1.05%) Intel
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Badenoch & Clark
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Volt
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £61000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Salary, Car Allowance, Bonus and E
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Highly Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus + B
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & training
Posted: 27 days ago