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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 167 160 131
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 19 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.76% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 2.18% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 22
Average salary £25,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.53% +1.47%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +7.14%
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
1540 1286 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.16% 35.13% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1036 769
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in Leeds

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (95.83%) Web Services
2 21 (87.50%) XML
2 21 (87.50%) SOAP
3 19 (79.17%) Windows
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) Java EE
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (12.50%) Finance
5 3 (12.50%) XML Schema
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) .NET
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) IIS
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) FTP
6 2 (8.33%) W3C
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) MVC

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) FTP
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) OLTP
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 18 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Junior
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Software Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) Web Services
2 21 (87.50%) XML
2 21 (87.50%) SOAP
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.50%) Java EE
3 3 (12.50%) WCF
3 3 (12.50%) XML Schema
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) WPF
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.33%) CSS3
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) LINQ
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) W3C
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) SOA
3 2 (8.33%) ETL
3 2 (8.33%) UML
3 2 (8.33%) MVC
3 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.17%) BPEL
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) BPMN
4 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Scala
3 1 (4.17%) Groovy
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) F5
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Nokia
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat