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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 649 640 596
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -44
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 219 225 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 177 163 247
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +16.86%
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
38738 42109 46353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33548 35852 41530
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
London +40 81 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South East +7 57 £50,000 -13.04% 6
South West +16 26 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Yorkshire -62 23 £35,000 - 2
North West +1 18 £42,500 -12.37% 1
East of England -19 8 £47,500 -32.14% 3
East Midlands +30 7 £42,500 -5.55%
North East -9 4 £36,500 -27.00%
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 390 (78.79%) XML
2 349 (70.51%) SOAP
3 340 (68.69%) Web Services
4 257 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
5 223 (45.05%) Java
6 196 (39.60%) SQL
7 187 (37.78%) HTML
8 172 (34.75%) SQL Server
9 171 (34.55%) JavaScript
9 171 (34.55%) .NET
10 161 (32.53%) XSD
11 145 (29.29%) MVC
12 142 (28.69%) CSS
13 132 (26.67%) C#
14 120 (24.24%) Microsoft
15 116 (23.43%) Oracle
16 112 (22.63%) Scrum
17 111 (22.42%) ASP.NET
18 110 (22.22%) HTML5
19 108 (21.82%) TDD
20 107 (21.62%) Spring
21 106 (21.41%) Software Engineering
22 102 (20.61%) Finance
23 101 (20.40%) SOA
24 90 (18.18%) REST
25 87 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
26 85 (17.17%) JSON
27 83 (16.77%) XSLT
28 77 (15.56%) jQuery
29 74 (14.95%) Ajax

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (12.53%) WebSphere
2 39 (7.88%) WebLogic
3 37 (7.47%) IIS
4 34 (6.87%) Apache
4 34 (6.87%) Joomla!
4 34 (6.87%) Alfresco
5 30 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 27 (5.45%) JBoss
7 22 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (2.83%) ColdFusion
9 13 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
11 9 (1.82%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.41%) MQSeries
13 7 (1.41%) Confluence
14 6 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.83%) Fireworks
2 14 (2.83%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.82%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 62 (12.53%) Internet
2 30 (6.06%) HTTP
3 22 (4.44%) SSL
4 13 (2.63%) MPLS
4 13 (2.63%) SDH
4 13 (2.63%) Ethernet
5 10 (2.02%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.82%) FTP
7 8 (1.62%) AMQP
8 5 (1.01%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.61%) LDAP
10 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.20%) Wireless
10 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.13%) Relational Database
3 53 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (9.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 45 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 36 (7.27%) MySQL
7 32 (6.46%) RDBMS
7 32 (6.46%) Oracle Database
8 23 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (3.23%) OLAP
10 15 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
11 14 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (2.02%) Redis
12 10 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (2.02%) OLTP
13 9 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.82%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.62%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 67 (13.54%) Maven
2 66 (13.33%) Selenium
3 64 (12.93%) Eclipse
4 61 (12.32%) Subversion
5 55 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 54 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 46 (9.29%) Ant
8 41 (8.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 39 (7.88%) JUnit
10 38 (7.68%) JIRA
11 35 (7.07%) Git (software)
12 32 (6.46%) FitNesse
13 31 (6.26%) Visual Studio
13 31 (6.26%) SpecFlow
14 30 (6.06%) Apache Ivy
15 28 (5.66%) Jenkins
16 17 (3.43%) SoapUI
17 16 (3.23%) Hudson
18 14 (2.83%) Dreamweaver
19 13 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 102 (20.61%) Finance
2 48 (9.70%) Telecoms
3 35 (7.07%) Banking
3 35 (7.07%) Marketing
4 20 (4.04%) Retail
4 20 (4.04%) Games
5 9 (1.82%) Legal
6 8 (1.62%) Back Office
7 4 (0.81%) Law
7 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.40%) Automotive
8 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 273 (55.15%) Developer
2 105 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 66 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 62 (12.53%) Analyst
5 61 (12.32%) .NET Developer
6 53 (10.71%) Test Analyst
7 48 (9.70%) C# Developer
8 39 (7.88%) Architect
9 29 (5.86%) Software Developer
9 29 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (5.25%) Consultant
10 26 (5.25%) Senior Developer
11 25 (5.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 24 (4.85%) QA Analyst
13 23 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
14 17 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (3.43%) Agile .NET Developer
14 17 (3.43%) Agile C# Developer
14 17 (3.43%) .NET Software Developer
15 15 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (78.79%) XML
2 349 (70.51%) SOAP
3 340 (68.69%) Web Services
4 187 (37.78%) HTML
5 171 (34.55%) .NET
6 161 (32.53%) XSD
7 142 (28.69%) CSS
8 111 (22.42%) ASP.NET
9 110 (22.22%) HTML5
10 107 (21.62%) Spring
11 90 (18.18%) REST
12 85 (17.17%) JSON
13 83 (16.77%) XSLT
14 77 (15.56%) jQuery
15 74 (14.95%) Ajax
16 72 (14.55%) Hibernate
17 64 (12.93%) XHTML
18 63 (12.73%) J2EE
19 62 (12.53%) JMS
20 60 (12.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.52%) Open Source
2 54 (10.91%) RIA
3 52 (10.51%) Computer Science
4 33 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 24 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (4.24%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.02%) Online Games
8 10 (2.02%) Clustering
9 9 (1.82%) Physics
10 8 (1.62%) Cryptography
11 7 (1.41%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.21%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.21%) DataPower
12 6 (1.21%) User Experience
13 5 (1.01%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.01%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.01%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.01%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.90%) Linux
2 48 (9.70%) Android
3 47 (9.49%) Apple iOS
4 34 (6.87%) Windows
5 29 (5.86%) UNIX
6 5 (1.01%) Solaris
6 5 (1.01%) AIX
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.40%) HPUX
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (29.29%) MVC
3 112 (22.63%) Scrum
4 108 (21.82%) TDD
5 106 (21.41%) Software Engineering
6 101 (20.40%) SOA
7 87 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (14.34%) OO
9 63 (12.73%) Web Development
10 53 (10.71%) UML
11 48 (9.70%) E-Commerce
12 47 (9.49%) Test Management
12 47 (9.49%) Test Planning
13 44 (8.89%) Project Management
14 43 (8.69%) Android Development
14 43 (8.69%) iOS Development
15 42 (8.48%) OOA/OOD
16 39 (7.88%) Software Testing
16 39 (7.88%) Unit Testing
17 22 (4.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 223 (45.05%) Java
2 196 (39.60%) SQL
3 171 (34.55%) JavaScript
4 132 (26.67%) C#
5 49 (9.90%) T-SQL
6 36 (7.27%) XPath
7 31 (6.26%) Python
8 25 (5.05%) Ruby
9 22 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 21 (4.24%) Perl
11 18 (3.64%) PHP
12 17 (3.43%) VB.NET
13 16 (3.23%) C++
14 15 (3.03%) C
14 15 (3.03%) ActionScript
15 10 (2.02%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.82%) Golang
17 7 (1.41%) Apex Code
17 7 (1.41%) PHP5
18 6 (1.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 69 (13.94%) Degree
2 41 (8.28%) ISEB
3 36 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 31 (6.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.40%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.20%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.20%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.20%) MCTS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.20%) CITP
6 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (12.12%) QA
2 14 (2.83%) WCAG
2 14 (2.83%) WAI
3 5 (1.01%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.40%) HL7
5 2 (0.40%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.61%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.40%) Firmware
4 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 41 (8.28%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.42%) Puppet
3 11 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.61%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.61%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (0.40%) Control-M
6 1 (0.20%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.20%) Ambari
Vendors
1 120 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 116 (23.43%) Oracle
3 54 (10.91%) Adobe
4 53 (10.71%) HP
5 27 (5.45%) IBM
6 14 (2.83%) BEA
6 14 (2.83%) VMware
7 13 (2.63%) MetaSolv
7 13 (2.63%) Cramer
8 12 (2.42%) Google
9 8 (1.62%) Perforce
9 8 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.62%) Compuware
10 7 (1.41%) SAP
10 7 (1.41%) Nokia
10 7 (1.41%) Siemens
10 7 (1.41%) Cerillion
10 7 (1.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 6 (1.21%) webMethods
12 5 (1.01%) Red Hat
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
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