The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 563 614 565
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -49
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 65 56 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 41
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +5.07%
WSDL
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16488 19912 18424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.83% 40.22% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14019 16793 16040
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in London

WSDL
Salary Trend in London

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

WSDL Salary Trend in London

WSDL
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in London

WSDL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 18 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £47,500 -
Hayes - 2 - - 1
Romford -4 1 £42,000 -6.66% 1
Hounslow - 1 £40,000 - 1
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 125 (81.70%) XML
2 97 (63.40%) SOAP
3 87 (56.86%) Java
4 83 (54.25%) Web Services
5 79 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (42.48%) SQL
7 63 (41.18%) .NET
7 63 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 62 (40.52%) HTML
9 59 (38.56%) SOA
10 54 (35.29%) JavaScript
11 47 (30.72%) C#
12 46 (30.07%) REST
13 39 (25.49%) CSS
13 39 (25.49%) Scrum
14 38 (24.84%) TDD
15 36 (23.53%) Oracle
16 34 (22.22%) J2EE
17 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET
17 30 (19.61%) Linux
17 30 (19.61%) XSD
17 30 (19.61%) Marketing
18 29 (18.95%) ETL
19 28 (18.30%) MVC
20 27 (17.65%) Degree
20 27 (17.65%) JSON
20 27 (17.65%) Maven
20 27 (17.65%) WCF
20 27 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (16.99%) Spring

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 17 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 14 (9.15%) JBoss
2 14 (9.15%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.50%) MQSeries
3 13 (8.50%) Documentum
3 13 (8.50%) FileNet
4 12 (7.84%) CICS
5 11 (7.19%) ColdFusion
6 10 (6.54%) WebLogic
7 9 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.92%) Apache
9 5 (3.27%) Confluence
9 5 (3.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.96%) CMS
11 3 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) GitHub
2 5 (3.27%) Boomi
3 3 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.31%) Route 53
4 2 (1.31%) IaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.03%) HTTP
2 18 (11.76%) FTP
3 9 (5.88%) Internet
4 4 (2.61%) Extranet
5 3 (1.96%) SSL
6 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.34%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.80%) OLAP
3 15 (9.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (9.15%) RDBMS
5 13 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (7.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.92%) MySQL
8 6 (3.92%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.92%) Redis
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.61%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.61%) Star Schema
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (17.65%) Maven
2 25 (16.34%) Selenium
3 19 (12.42%) Subversion
3 19 (12.42%) Eclipse
4 18 (11.76%) JIRA
5 15 (9.80%) SoapUI
6 12 (7.84%) Cucumber
6 12 (7.84%) Git (software)
6 12 (7.84%) JUnit
7 11 (7.19%) Ant
8 9 (5.88%) IntelliJ
8 9 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (4.58%) TeamCity
9 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.92%) Spock
10 6 (3.92%) Geb
10 6 (3.92%) EasyMock
11 5 (3.27%) FishEye
11 5 (3.27%) Gradle
11 5 (3.27%) RSpec
General
1 30 (19.61%) Marketing
2 20 (13.07%) Finance
3 14 (9.15%) Banking
4 13 (8.50%) Telecoms
5 12 (7.84%) Retail
6 5 (3.27%) Advertising
7 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Military
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) French Language
Job Titles
1 86 (56.21%) Developer
2 30 (19.61%) Java Developer
3 28 (18.30%) .NET Developer
4 24 (15.69%) Architect
5 18 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 17 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (9.15%) Consultant
8 12 (7.84%) VB.NET Developer
8 12 (7.84%) Agile .NET Developer
9 11 (7.19%) Agile C# Developer
9 11 (7.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.19%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.88%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (3.27%) Implementation Consultant
13 5 (3.27%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (81.70%) XML
2 97 (63.40%) SOAP
3 83 (54.25%) Web Services
4 63 (41.18%) .NET
5 62 (40.52%) HTML
6 46 (30.07%) REST
7 39 (25.49%) CSS
8 34 (22.22%) J2EE
9 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET
9 30 (19.61%) XSD
10 27 (17.65%) JSON
10 27 (17.65%) WCF
11 26 (16.99%) Spring
12 25 (16.34%) JMS
13 23 (15.03%) XSLT
14 21 (13.73%) Hibernate
15 20 (13.07%) .NET Framework
15 20 (13.07%) jQuery
16 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (12.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.50%) Mainframe
3 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.58%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.58%) DataPower
5 6 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.92%) Clustering
6 5 (3.27%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.27%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.61%) Replication
8 3 (1.96%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.31%) User Experience
10 1 (0.65%) iPhone
10 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.65%) iPad
10 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.61%) Linux
2 16 (10.46%) UNIX
3 9 (5.88%) CentOS
3 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.92%) Windows
4 6 (3.92%) Android
5 5 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.61%) Solaris
7 2 (1.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.56%) SOA
3 39 (25.49%) Scrum
4 38 (24.84%) TDD
5 29 (18.95%) ETL
6 28 (18.30%) MVC
7 27 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (16.34%) Project Management
9 21 (13.73%) UML
9 21 (13.73%) Logistics
10 20 (13.07%) Data Modelling
11 19 (12.42%) OOA/OOD
12 17 (11.11%) B2B
13 16 (10.46%) OO
13 16 (10.46%) E-Commerce
13 16 (10.46%) Change Management
13 16 (10.46%) Software Engineering
14 15 (9.80%) Project Planning
14 15 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (8.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 87 (56.86%) Java
2 65 (42.48%) SQL
3 54 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 47 (30.72%) C#
5 23 (15.03%) Python
6 22 (14.38%) VB.NET
6 22 (14.38%) Ruby
7 21 (13.73%) T-SQL
7 21 (13.73%) Perl
8 18 (11.76%) PHP
9 13 (8.50%) ActionScript
10 12 (7.84%) C
11 9 (5.88%) C++
12 5 (3.27%) XPath
13 4 (2.61%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.31%) VB
14 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.65%) Golang
15 1 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.96%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.65%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (1.31%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.31%) Puppet
2 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.31%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 36 (23.53%) Oracle
2 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.15%) IBM
4 12 (7.84%) Pega
5 7 (4.58%) Siebel
5 7 (4.58%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (4.58%) TIBCO
6 6 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.27%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.27%) webMethods
7 5 (3.27%) BEA
7 5 (3.27%) SAP
7 5 (3.27%) Dell
7 5 (3.27%) Intel
8 3 (1.96%) Nokia
8 3 (1.96%) Siemens
8 3 (1.96%) Cerillion
8 3 (1.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (1.31%) F5
9 2 (1.31%) Sun
Hounslow, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bens/bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Highly Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus + B
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Romford
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Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £61000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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