The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 155 173 158
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.082% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +7.14%
WSDL
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1134 1458 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.82% 39.64% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 721 970 834
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WSDL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

WSDL Salary Trend in Scotland

WSDL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Edinburgh +8 7 - -
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (93.94%) Web Services
2 31 (93.94%) XML
2 31 (93.94%) XSD
2 31 (93.94%) JBoss
2 31 (93.94%) RUP
2 31 (93.94%) JMS
2 31 (93.94%) Eclipse
2 31 (93.94%) XML Schema
2 31 (93.94%) Middleware
2 31 (93.94%) EJB
2 31 (93.94%) JDBC
2 31 (93.94%) Hibernate
2 31 (93.94%) Unified Process
2 31 (93.94%) TopLink
2 31 (93.94%) Spring
2 31 (93.94%) Maven
2 31 (93.94%) AspectJ
2 31 (93.94%) Java EE
2 31 (93.94%) Use Case
2 31 (93.94%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (93.94%) JPA
2 31 (93.94%) MVC
2 31 (93.94%) RESTful
2 31 (93.94%) EclipseLink
3 25 (75.76%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (75.76%) Oracle Database
3 25 (75.76%) People Management
3 25 (75.76%) Drools
3 25 (75.76%) jBPM

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 31 (93.94%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) PostgreSQL
1 25 (75.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (93.94%) Eclipse
1 31 (93.94%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
1 31 (93.94%) Senior Developer
1 31 (93.94%) Java Developer
1 31 (93.94%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (6.06%) Designer
2 2 (6.06%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) Web Services
1 31 (93.94%) XML
1 31 (93.94%) XSD
1 31 (93.94%) JMS
1 31 (93.94%) XML Schema
1 31 (93.94%) Middleware
1 31 (93.94%) Hibernate
1 31 (93.94%) TopLink
1 31 (93.94%) Spring
1 31 (93.94%) EJB
1 31 (93.94%) JDBC
1 31 (93.94%) Java EE
1 31 (93.94%) JPA
1 31 (93.94%) RESTful
1 31 (93.94%) EclipseLink
2 25 (75.76%) Drools
2 25 (75.76%) jBPM
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) RUP
1 31 (93.94%) MVC
1 31 (93.94%) Use Case
1 31 (93.94%) Continuous Integration
1 31 (93.94%) Unified Process
2 25 (75.76%) People Management
3 2 (6.06%) Microservices
3 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.06%) SOA
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (93.94%) AspectJ
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Oracle