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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 163 159 127
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -32
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 17 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.51% 0.92% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 2.59% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 20
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
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
1427 1312 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.90% 35.32% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1080 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 2 July 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in Leeds

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 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 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) XML
2 17 (85.00%) SOAP
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) WCF
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
7 2 (10.00%) WPF
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) LINQ
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) FTP
7 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
7 2 (10.00%) IIS

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Support Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Applications Support
2 14 (70.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) XML
2 17 (85.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) LINQ
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) JAXB
6 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) W3C
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) SOA
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) RAD
4 1 (5.00%) DSDM
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) User Stories
4 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft