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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 162 141 146
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 24 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 1.60% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 15
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £34,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
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
1162 1062 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.51% 40.17% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 901 874 1053
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WSDL Salary Histogram in Leeds

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 71 (100.00%) XML
2 68 (95.77%) Web Services
3 62 (87.32%) SOAP
4 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (46.48%) Windows
6 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
7 28 (39.44%) .NET
8 27 (38.03%) XSD
9 22 (30.99%) QA
10 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
10 21 (29.58%) SQL
11 20 (28.17%) Internet
12 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (26.76%) Test Planning
13 18 (25.35%) IIS
14 17 (23.94%) ITIL
14 17 (23.94%) VMware
15 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
15 16 (22.54%) Selenium
15 16 (22.54%) Test Management
15 16 (22.54%) HP
15 16 (22.54%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (22.54%) User Stories
16 15 (21.13%) Windows XP
17 14 (19.72%) Finance
18 13 (18.31%) FitNesse
18 13 (18.31%) Cucumber
18 13 (18.31%) SpecFlow
19 11 (15.49%) QuickTest Pro
19 11 (15.49%) Usability Testing

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (25.35%) IIS
2 3 (4.23%) Apache
2 3 (4.23%) CICS
2 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.23%) GlassFish
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.17%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (22.54%) Selenium
3 13 (18.31%) FitNesse
3 13 (18.31%) Cucumber
3 13 (18.31%) SpecFlow
4 11 (15.49%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.23%) JUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.41%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.41%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Analyst
2 28 (39.44%) Consultant
3 26 (36.62%) Applications Support
4 25 (35.21%) Test Analyst
5 22 (30.99%) Agile Test Analyst
6 16 (22.54%) Applications Consultant
7 15 (21.13%) Support Consultant
7 15 (21.13%) Applications Support Consultant
8 14 (19.72%) QA Analyst
9 12 (16.90%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (14.08%) Technical Support
11 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
12 3 (4.23%) Software Test Analyst
12 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
12 3 (4.23%) Technical Architect
12 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
12 3 (4.23%) Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Architect
12 3 (4.23%) Integration Architect
12 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) XML
2 68 (95.77%) Web Services
3 62 (87.32%) SOAP
4 28 (39.44%) .NET
5 27 (38.03%) XSD
6 5 (7.04%) Java EE
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.63%) HTML
7 4 (5.63%) XSLT
8 3 (4.23%) XML Schema
8 3 (4.23%) JAXB
8 3 (4.23%) Grails
8 3 (4.23%) Middleware
8 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.23%) Spring
9 2 (2.82%) Java ME
9 2 (2.82%) Java SE
9 2 (2.82%) J2ME
9 2 (2.82%) J2SE
9 2 (2.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) W3C
2 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (46.48%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.23%) zOS
3 3 (4.23%) Solaris
3 3 (4.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) Test Planning
3 17 (23.94%) ITIL
4 16 (22.54%) User Stories
4 16 (22.54%) Test Management
4 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
5 11 (15.49%) Usability Testing
5 11 (15.49%) Business Analysis
6 10 (14.08%) DSDM
7 8 (11.27%) Agile Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Automation Testing
8 6 (8.45%) BPEL
9 5 (7.04%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum
10 3 (4.23%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (4.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Java
3 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.63%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) COBOL
4 3 (4.23%) Perl
4 3 (4.23%) Python
4 3 (4.23%) Ruby
4 3 (4.23%) Groovy
4 3 (4.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) ISEB
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
1 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.99%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) VMware
3 16 (22.54%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle
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