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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 164 148 158
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.54% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
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
1408 1118 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.72% 36.15% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 928 770 844
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 2014. 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
Glasgow -18 3 £37,500 -28.57%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) MQSeries

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) SAML
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) ExactTarget