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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 605 617 652
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +35
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 256 237 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 183 157 206
Average salary £45,000 £42,650 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
36647 39427 43716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.09% 41.22% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31799 33200 39159
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +44 101 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South East -43 61 £50,000 +11.11% 10
South West +13 31 £35,000 +1.44% 3
North West +7 26 £42,500 - 9
Yorkshire -47 20 £36,000 +2.85% 2
East Midlands +20 9 £42,500 -0.70%
East of England -9 9 £55,000 +42.85% 5
West Midlands -15 2 - - 1
North East -12 1 £38,000 -24.00%
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 388 (81.17%) XML
2 310 (64.85%) Web Services
3 308 (64.44%) SOAP
4 243 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
5 241 (50.42%) Java
6 193 (40.38%) HTML
7 190 (39.75%) SQL
8 176 (36.82%) .NET
8 176 (36.82%) SQL Server
9 160 (33.47%) JavaScript
10 150 (31.38%) XSD
11 131 (27.41%) C#
12 125 (26.15%) MVC
13 121 (25.31%) CSS
14 114 (23.85%) TDD
15 113 (23.64%) Spring
16 110 (23.01%) Oracle
17 106 (22.18%) ASP.NET
18 104 (21.76%) Software Engineering
19 101 (21.13%) SOA
20 98 (20.50%) Scrum
21 97 (20.29%) HTML5
22 96 (20.08%) Microsoft
23 92 (19.25%) XSLT
24 91 (19.04%) REST
25 90 (18.83%) Finance
26 85 (17.78%) Hibernate
26 85 (17.78%) Degree
27 73 (15.27%) J2EE
28 72 (15.06%) JMS

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 67 (14.02%) WebSphere
2 39 (8.16%) IIS
3 37 (7.74%) WebLogic
4 32 (6.69%) Alfresco
4 32 (6.69%) Joomla!
5 28 (5.86%) JBoss
6 25 (5.23%) Apache
7 18 (3.77%) Tomcat
8 17 (3.56%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (3.35%) ColdFusion
10 14 (2.93%) MQSeries
11 13 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (2.51%) Documentum
12 12 (2.51%) CICS
12 12 (2.51%) FileNet
13 11 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.67%) Confluence
14 8 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (1.67%) GlassFish
15 7 (1.46%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 32 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.05%) Fireworks
2 5 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.67%) Changepoint
2 7 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.21%) AWD
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.26%) GitHub
2 4 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (10.67%) Internet
2 31 (6.49%) HTTP
3 19 (3.97%) FTP
4 17 (3.56%) Ethernet
4 17 (3.56%) SDH
4 17 (3.56%) MPLS
5 16 (3.35%) AMQP
5 16 (3.35%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.51%) SSL
7 5 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.05%) LDAP
8 3 (0.63%) Firewall
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (36.82%) SQL Server
2 67 (14.02%) Relational Database
3 49 (10.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 46 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 39 (8.16%) Oracle Database
6 32 (6.69%) RDBMS
7 24 (5.02%) SQL Server 2000
8 23 (4.81%) MySQL
9 22 (4.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 20 (4.18%) OLAP
11 18 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (2.09%) Redis
14 10 (2.09%) OLTP
15 9 (1.88%) DB2
15 9 (1.88%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.67%) Apache Accumulo
16 8 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 69 (14.44%) Maven
2 55 (11.51%) Eclipse
3 53 (11.09%) Subversion
4 40 (8.37%) Selenium
5 39 (8.16%) JUnit
6 38 (7.95%) Ant
7 34 (7.11%) Git (software)
7 34 (7.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (6.90%) JIRA
9 32 (6.69%) Cucumber
10 30 (6.28%) Visual Studio
11 25 (5.23%) Apache Ivy
12 22 (4.60%) SoapUI
13 19 (3.97%) QuickTest Pro
14 17 (3.56%) Toad
14 17 (3.56%) FitNesse
15 16 (3.35%) Jenkins
16 15 (3.14%) SpecFlow
17 10 (2.09%) Xcode
18 8 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (18.83%) Finance
2 51 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 39 (8.16%) Banking
4 38 (7.95%) Marketing
5 29 (6.07%) Retail
6 14 (2.93%) Games
7 8 (1.67%) Back Office
8 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.63%) Advertising
9 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Automotive
10 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 270 (56.49%) Developer
2 110 (23.01%) Java Developer
3 71 (14.85%) Software Engineer
4 61 (12.76%) .NET Developer
5 52 (10.88%) C# Developer
6 48 (10.04%) Analyst
7 37 (7.74%) Architect
8 31 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (6.07%) Test Analyst
10 28 (5.86%) Software Developer
11 25 (5.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 23 (4.81%) Java Software Engineer
13 22 (4.60%) Consultant
13 22 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
14 21 (4.39%) Senior Developer
15 19 (3.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (3.97%) Agile .NET Developer
15 19 (3.97%) Agile C# Developer
16 15 (3.14%) Team Leader
17 14 (2.93%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (81.17%) XML
2 310 (64.85%) Web Services
3 308 (64.44%) SOAP
4 193 (40.38%) HTML
5 176 (36.82%) .NET
6 150 (31.38%) XSD
7 121 (25.31%) CSS
8 113 (23.64%) Spring
9 106 (22.18%) ASP.NET
10 97 (20.29%) HTML5
11 92 (19.25%) XSLT
12 91 (19.04%) REST
13 85 (17.78%) Hibernate
14 73 (15.27%) J2EE
15 72 (15.06%) JMS
15 72 (15.06%) JSON
16 61 (12.76%) .NET Framework
17 56 (11.72%) XHTML
18 52 (10.88%) Java EE
18 52 (10.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.72%) Computer Science
2 47 (9.83%) Open Source
3 46 (9.62%) RIA
4 33 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (6.28%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (5.02%) N-Tier
7 23 (4.81%) Mathematics
8 18 (3.77%) Mainframe
9 12 (2.51%) DataPower
10 10 (2.09%) User Experience
10 10 (2.09%) Online Games
10 10 (2.09%) Clustering
11 9 (1.88%) Physics
12 8 (1.67%) EFT
13 7 (1.46%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.46%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.26%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.26%) PKI
14 6 (1.26%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.30%) Linux
2 46 (9.62%) Apple iOS
2 46 (9.62%) Android
3 41 (8.58%) Windows
4 40 (8.37%) UNIX
5 10 (2.09%) Solaris
6 9 (1.88%) AIX
7 5 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.63%) HPUX
8 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.63%) CentOS
9 2 (0.42%) zOS
10 1 (0.21%) SUSE
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.21%) OS/390
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (26.15%) MVC
3 114 (23.85%) TDD
4 104 (21.76%) Software Engineering
5 101 (21.13%) SOA
6 98 (20.50%) Scrum
7 68 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (12.97%) OO
9 59 (12.34%) Web Development
10 50 (10.46%) UML
11 47 (9.83%) Project Management
12 42 (8.79%) iOS Development
13 41 (8.58%) Android Development
13 41 (8.58%) OOA/OOD
14 37 (7.74%) E-Commerce
15 34 (7.11%) Unit Testing
16 31 (6.49%) ETL
17 30 (6.28%) Time Management
18 28 (5.86%) OOD
18 28 (5.86%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 241 (50.42%) Java
2 190 (39.75%) SQL
3 160 (33.47%) JavaScript
4 131 (27.41%) C#
5 62 (12.97%) T-SQL
6 39 (8.16%) XPath
7 33 (6.90%) Python
8 32 (6.69%) C++
9 30 (6.28%) Ruby
10 29 (6.07%) PL/SQL
11 27 (5.65%) VB.NET
11 27 (5.65%) Perl
12 26 (5.44%) PHP
13 23 (4.81%) C
14 19 (3.97%) ActionScript
15 13 (2.72%) VB
16 11 (2.30%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.88%) Golang
18 8 (1.67%) VB6
18 8 (1.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 85 (17.78%) Degree
2 33 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.07%) SC Cleared
4 27 (5.65%) ISEB
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.42%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.21%) MCSD
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.37%) QA
2 8 (1.67%) ISO 8583
3 5 (1.05%) WCAG
3 5 (1.05%) WAI
4 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.84%) SLA
5 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.05%) ISA Server
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.42%) Firmware
5 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.21%) XenApp
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.05%) CA SiteMinder
3 4 (0.84%) Puppet
4 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.63%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.42%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (0.42%) Control-M
6 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.21%) Ambari
Vendors
1 110 (23.01%) Oracle
2 96 (20.08%) Microsoft
3 42 (8.79%) Adobe
4 31 (6.49%) IBM
5 25 (5.23%) HP
6 22 (4.60%) BEA
7 17 (3.56%) Cramer
8 16 (3.35%) MetaSolv
9 13 (2.72%) VMware
10 11 (2.30%) Pega
11 10 (2.09%) Google
11 10 (2.09%) SAP
11 10 (2.09%) webMethods
12 9 (1.88%) Siebel
12 9 (1.88%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.46%) Nokia
14 7 (1.46%) Siemens
14 7 (1.46%) TIBCO
14 7 (1.46%) Cerillion
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 per annum + parking, flexibility - interesting work
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £47k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum Flexible for the right candidate
Posted: 16 days ago