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 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 684 611 638
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +27
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 194 283 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.69% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 158 238 191
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.12% -11.25%
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
38374 40899 39815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.66% 38.41% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33186 34658 34661
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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
South West +13 50 £43,000 +14.66% 6
North West +18 40 £47,000 -2.08% 6
London -31 40 £62,500 +13.63% 6
Yorkshire -16 24 £25,000 -28.57% 5
South East -59 20 £42,500 +21.42% 1
East of England +3 11 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands -7 6 £30,500 -12.85% 3
East Midlands -15 5 £75,000 +76.47% 1
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 326 (79.71%) XML
2 294 (71.88%) Web Services
3 271 (66.26%) SOAP
4 201 (49.14%) Java
5 183 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (38.14%) SQL
7 149 (36.43%) Oracle
7 149 (36.43%) HTML
7 149 (36.43%) SOA
8 147 (35.94%) XSLT
9 143 (34.96%) JavaScript
9 143 (34.96%) Degree
10 138 (33.74%) SDLC
11 126 (30.81%) SQL Server
12 117 (28.61%) REST
13 113 (27.63%) XSD
14 112 (27.38%) .NET
15 109 (26.65%) CSS
16 106 (25.92%) Middleware
17 105 (25.67%) JMS
17 105 (25.67%) TDD
18 104 (25.43%) Spring
19 98 (23.96%) Finance
20 91 (22.25%) C#
21 87 (21.27%) Linux
21 87 (21.27%) Oracle Database
22 82 (20.05%) Hibernate
23 81 (19.80%) Software Engineering
24 79 (19.32%) jQuery
24 79 (19.32%) MVC

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (17.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 69 (16.87%) WebLogic
3 51 (12.47%) Oracle Service Bus
4 49 (11.98%) WebSphere
5 29 (7.09%) IIS
6 20 (4.89%) JBoss
6 20 (4.89%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.67%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.67%) Joomla!
7 15 (3.67%) Alfresco
8 14 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (3.42%) CMS
9 12 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (2.69%) Apache
11 10 (2.44%) Apache Pig
12 9 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (1.96%) CICS
14 7 (1.71%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 6 (1.47%) SAS
15 6 (1.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 22 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 49 (11.98%) Oracle BPM
2 22 (5.38%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (2.69%) Changepoint
4 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.24%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.22%) SaaS
2 5 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.49%) Taleo
3 2 (0.49%) PaaS
3 2 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.82%) Internet
2 24 (5.87%) FTP
3 23 (5.62%) HTTP
4 13 (3.18%) SMTP
4 13 (3.18%) SMPP
5 7 (1.71%) Firewall
6 6 (1.47%) SSL
6 6 (1.47%) LAN
6 6 (1.47%) WAN
7 5 (1.22%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.98%) VoIP
8 4 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.73%) Extranet
9 3 (0.73%) MPLS
9 3 (0.73%) SDH
10 2 (0.49%) LDAP
10 2 (0.49%) SAN
10 2 (0.49%) NAS
10 2 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (30.81%) SQL Server
2 87 (21.27%) Oracle Database
3 65 (15.89%) Relational Database
4 50 (12.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 44 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (8.07%) RDBMS
7 32 (7.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (7.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 30 (7.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (5.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (5.87%) DB2
9 24 (5.87%) MongoDB
10 15 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (3.42%) Oracle ODI
12 13 (3.18%) NoSQL
12 13 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (2.93%) Hadoop
14 10 (2.44%) Apache Hive
14 10 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (2.20%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 75 (18.34%) Maven
2 55 (13.45%) SoapUI
3 51 (12.47%) Subversion
4 48 (11.74%) Jenkins
5 46 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (10.76%) Ant
7 36 (8.80%) Visual Studio
7 36 (8.80%) Git (software)
8 22 (5.38%) Selenium
9 19 (4.65%) JUnit
10 16 (3.91%) NUnit
10 16 (3.91%) Eclipse
11 15 (3.67%) TeamCity
11 15 (3.67%) Hudson
11 15 (3.67%) Apache Ivy
12 13 (3.18%) JIRA
13 10 (2.44%) Mockito
14 7 (1.71%) Gerrit
14 7 (1.71%) CruiseControl
14 7 (1.71%) VisualAge
General
1 98 (23.96%) Finance
2 44 (10.76%) Retail
3 38 (9.29%) Telecoms
4 34 (8.31%) Banking
4 34 (8.31%) Marketing
5 9 (2.20%) Back Office
6 7 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.73%) Local Government
9 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 174 (42.54%) Developer
2 67 (16.38%) Architect
3 66 (16.14%) Analyst
4 61 (14.91%) Java Developer
5 48 (11.74%) Software Engineer
6 43 (10.51%) Software Developer
7 32 (7.82%) Support Analyst
8 28 (6.85%) Oracle Developer
9 27 (6.60%) Senior Developer
9 27 (6.60%) Oracle Architect
10 25 (6.11%) Middleware Architect
11 22 (5.38%) Middleware Analyst
11 22 (5.38%) Applications Support
11 22 (5.38%) Applications Support Analyst
12 20 (4.89%) Oracle SOA Developer
12 20 (4.89%) SOA Developer
12 20 (4.89%) Oracle Analyst
13 18 (4.40%) Consultant
14 17 (4.16%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (4.16%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (79.71%) XML
2 294 (71.88%) Web Services
3 271 (66.26%) SOAP
4 149 (36.43%) HTML
5 147 (35.94%) XSLT
6 117 (28.61%) REST
7 113 (27.63%) XSD
8 112 (27.38%) .NET
9 109 (26.65%) CSS
10 106 (25.92%) Middleware
11 105 (25.67%) JMS
12 104 (25.43%) Spring
13 82 (20.05%) Hibernate
14 79 (19.32%) jQuery
15 77 (18.83%) ASP.NET
16 72 (17.60%) J2EE
17 58 (14.18%) JSON
18 56 (13.69%) WCF
18 56 (13.69%) Oracle Fusion
19 52 (12.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (9.29%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.13%) DataPower
5 15 (3.67%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.67%) RIA
5 15 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.69%) W3C
7 8 (1.96%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.71%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.47%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.47%) Clustering
10 5 (1.22%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.22%) PKI
10 5 (1.22%) User Experience
11 4 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.98%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.73%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 87 (21.27%) Linux
2 62 (15.16%) UNIX
3 60 (14.67%) Windows
4 19 (4.65%) Android
5 17 (4.16%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.93%) Oracle Linux
7 11 (2.69%) Solaris
8 9 (2.20%) AIX
9 7 (1.71%) zOS
10 5 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.49%) CentOS
12 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (36.43%) SOA
3 138 (33.74%) SDLC
4 105 (25.67%) TDD
5 81 (19.80%) Software Engineering
6 79 (19.32%) MVC
7 72 (17.60%) Scrum
8 62 (15.16%) Performance Tuning
9 53 (12.96%) Mentoring
9 53 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (12.96%) OO
9 53 (12.96%) E-Commerce
10 50 (12.22%) Web Development
11 47 (11.49%) UML
12 38 (9.29%) Open Source
13 36 (8.80%) CRM
14 34 (8.31%) Logistics
15 32 (7.82%) Software Architecture
16 31 (7.58%) Project Management
17 28 (6.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 201 (49.14%) Java
2 156 (38.14%) SQL
3 143 (34.96%) JavaScript
4 91 (22.25%) C#
5 60 (14.67%) C++
6 55 (13.45%) PL/SQL
7 46 (11.25%) XPath
8 40 (9.78%) C
9 25 (6.11%) XQuery
10 21 (5.13%) T-SQL
11 20 (4.89%) PHP
11 20 (4.89%) Python
12 19 (4.65%) Perl
13 18 (4.40%) VB
14 15 (3.67%) VB.NET
15 14 (3.42%) VB6
16 11 (2.69%) Groovy
17 10 (2.44%) Scala
18 6 (1.47%) R
19 4 (0.98%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 143 (34.96%) Degree
2 16 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.96%) OCPJP
5 4 (0.98%) CISSP
5 4 (0.98%) CISM
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) IBM WebSphere Certification
7 1 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.40%) SLA
2 16 (3.91%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (0.98%) NFS
1 4 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.24%) Ansible
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 149 (36.43%) Oracle
2 64 (15.65%) Microsoft
3 35 (8.56%) IBM
4 22 (5.38%) Siebel
5 16 (3.91%) Adobe
6 14 (3.42%) Stellent
7 13 (3.18%) SAP
8 10 (2.44%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.96%) VMware
10 8 (1.96%) Sun
10 8 (1.96%) BEA
11 7 (1.71%) Unisys
11 7 (1.71%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.22%) Software AG
12 5 (1.22%) Cisco
12 5 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.22%) F5
12 5 (1.22%) WorldPay
13 4 (0.98%) Pega
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago