The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 171 130 145
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +15
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 3 52 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.081% 1.42% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 3.87% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 39 11
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WSDL
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1270 1344 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.35% 36.68% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1075 891
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSDL across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WSDL
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSDL across the Leeds region.

WSDL Salary Trend in Leeds

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (91.67%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) User Stories
5 6 (50.00%) Time Management
5 6 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (50.00%) DSDM
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 6 (50.00%) C
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) Java
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) C++
7 3 (25.00%) OOP
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
8 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (16.67%) Spring
8 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) JAXB
8 2 (16.67%) W3C

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) OLTP
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Product Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
4 2 (16.67%) JAXB
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) User Stories
3 6 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) DSDM
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) RAD
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle