The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 419 360 357
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -3
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 20 89 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 1.09% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 86 62
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.12% -11.25%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7811 8157 7922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.53% 36.83% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6784 6954 7043
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WSDL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WSDL Salary Trend in the South East

WSDL
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in the South East

WSDL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
East Sussex +12 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Berkshire +12 6 £30,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -7 3 £45,000 +32.35%
West Sussex - 3 £27,500 -
Surrey -8 2 £62,500 +108.33% 1
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (82.50%) Web Services
2 31 (77.50%) XML
3 28 (70.00%) Java
4 23 (57.50%) SOAP
5 20 (50.00%) Oracle
5 20 (50.00%) REST
6 18 (45.00%) HTML
6 18 (45.00%) SOA
7 17 (42.50%) Middleware
8 16 (40.00%) XSD
9 15 (37.50%) CSS
9 15 (37.50%) SQL
9 15 (37.50%) jQuery
10 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 12 (30.00%) J2EE
11 12 (30.00%) JMS
12 11 (27.50%) .NET
12 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
13 10 (25.00%) Web Development
13 10 (25.00%) C#
13 10 (25.00%) XQuery
14 9 (22.50%) Scrum
14 9 (22.50%) MVC
14 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
14 9 (22.50%) XSLT
15 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
15 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
16 7 (17.50%) Spring

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (7.50%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) Liferay
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) FileNet
4 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
2 5 (12.50%) SSL
2 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (7.50%) MPLS
3 3 (7.50%) SDH
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) NAS
4 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) DB2
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.00%) OLTP
5 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Ant
1 3 (7.50%) JUnit
1 3 (7.50%) Toad
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Log4j
2 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.00%) Hudson
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Applications Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Junior
7 3 (7.50%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Head of Development
7 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Head of Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) Web Services
2 31 (77.50%) XML
3 23 (57.50%) SOAP
4 20 (50.00%) REST
5 18 (45.00%) HTML
6 17 (42.50%) Middleware
7 16 (40.00%) XSD
8 15 (37.50%) CSS
8 15 (37.50%) jQuery
9 12 (30.00%) J2EE
9 12 (30.00%) JMS
10 11 (27.50%) .NET
11 9 (22.50%) XSLT
12 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
12 7 (17.50%) Spring
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (15.00%) CSS3
13 6 (15.00%) HTML5
14 5 (12.50%) XML Schema
15 4 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.50%) DataPower
2 1 (2.50%) HACMP
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) UNIX
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) AIX
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) SOA
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
4 10 (25.00%) Web Development
5 9 (22.50%) MVC
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
6 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
7 7 (17.50%) SDLC
8 6 (15.00%) Line Management
9 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
9 5 (12.50%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) TDD
9 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
10 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (10.00%) OO
10 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
10 4 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) XQuery
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) XPath
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.00%) OCPJP
3 1 (2.50%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) COBIT
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Cognos
3 3 (7.50%) MetaSolv
3 3 (7.50%) Cramer
3 3 (7.50%) BEA
4 2 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Sun
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Informatica
4 2 (5.00%) Nokia
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) Netezza
5 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.50%) CA
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