The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 147 152 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.40% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £52,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +27.43%
WSDL
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
445 757 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.95% 29.01% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 382 653 665
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WSDL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WSDL Salary Trend in Reading

WSDL
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle