The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 162 180 175
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 2 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.077% 0.22% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.53% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 16
Median salary £41,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £40,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.64%
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
865 1518 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 33.50% 41.85% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 765 1222 903
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing WSDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 24 (100.00%) XML
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) SOA
4 14 (58.33%) SOAP
4 14 (58.33%) Web Services
5 13 (54.17%) .NET
5 13 (54.17%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) XSD
5 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
6 11 (45.83%) ISEB
6 11 (45.83%) Software Testing
6 11 (45.83%) ISTQB
6 11 (45.83%) Performance Testing
7 10 (41.67%) JIRA
7 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
7 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
8 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (37.50%) Hudson
8 9 (37.50%) Confluence
8 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (37.50%) JMS
8 9 (37.50%) Java
8 9 (37.50%) Oracle
9 8 (33.33%) RAD
9 8 (33.33%) Scrum
9 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
9 8 (33.33%) Kanban
9 8 (33.33%) Change Control
9 8 (33.33%) RESTful

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) Confluence
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
1 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
2 9 (37.50%) Hudson
3 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.50%) tSQLt
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
6 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) .NET Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Java Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Java Software Architect
1 8 (33.33%) SOA Tester
1 8 (33.33%) Software Architect
1 8 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (58.33%) SOAP
2 14 (58.33%) Web Services
3 13 (54.17%) .NET
3 13 (54.17%) XSD
4 9 (37.50%) JMS
5 8 (33.33%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Behat
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) web2py
7 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) SOA
3 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
4 11 (45.83%) Performance Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Software Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (33.33%) Change Control
6 8 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 8 (33.33%) Kanban
6 8 (33.33%) RAD
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) SDLC
6 8 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.67%) ATDD
7 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) ISEB
1 11 (45.83%) ISTQB
2 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft