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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 408 366 420
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +54
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 33 69 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.79% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 60 17
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
7711 8768 8363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.02% 39.42% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6723 7388 7490
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Hampshire -9 15 £50,000 -4.76%
Berkshire 0 14 £51,250 +10.81% 1
Surrey -7 4 £45,000 +12.50%
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 84 (93.33%) XML
2 57 (63.33%) Web Services
2 57 (63.33%) SOAP
3 52 (57.78%) XSD
4 51 (56.67%) Java
5 50 (55.56%) SQL
6 43 (47.78%) Software Engineering
7 42 (46.67%) JMS
8 36 (40.00%) XSLT
9 33 (36.67%) Windows
9 33 (36.67%) Oracle
9 33 (36.67%) Telecoms
10 30 (33.33%) Scrum
10 30 (33.33%) WebSphere
10 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (31.11%) .NET
12 27 (30.00%) Visual Studio
12 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 27 (30.00%) Time Management
13 26 (28.89%) WebLogic
13 26 (28.89%) TDD
14 25 (27.78%) IIS
15 24 (26.67%) J2EE
15 24 (26.67%) PL/SQL
15 24 (26.67%) C#
15 24 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 24 (26.67%) JAXB
15 24 (26.67%) BEA
15 24 (26.67%) Toad
15 24 (26.67%) SDH

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 26 (28.89%) WebLogic
3 25 (27.78%) IIS
4 10 (11.11%) JBoss
5 6 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (5.56%) Confluence
6 5 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.44%) Mule
8 2 (2.22%) CMS
9 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.67%) SDH
1 24 (26.67%) Ethernet
1 24 (26.67%) MPLS
2 18 (20.00%) AMQP
3 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.56%) LDAP
4 5 (5.56%) SSL
4 5 (5.56%) FTP
4 5 (5.56%) HTTP
5 4 (4.44%) Firewall
6 2 (2.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 24 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.89%) Big Data
4 8 (8.89%) Apache Accumulo
5 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.11%) HPCC
7 1 (1.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 24 (26.67%) Toad
3 11 (12.22%) SoapUI
4 10 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.67%) Maven
6 5 (5.56%) JIRA
6 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.22%) jMock
7 2 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 33 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Electronics
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (55.56%) Developer
2 37 (41.11%) Software Engineer
3 25 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.56%) Support Specialist
8 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.44%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Specialist
11 2 (2.22%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Middleware Specialist
11 2 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.22%) AWS Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (93.33%) XML
2 57 (63.33%) SOAP
2 57 (63.33%) Web Services
3 52 (57.78%) XSD
4 42 (46.67%) JMS
5 36 (40.00%) XSLT
6 28 (31.11%) .NET
7 24 (26.67%) J2EE
7 24 (26.67%) JAXB
8 21 (23.33%) Spring
8 21 (23.33%) LINQ
9 19 (21.11%) MSMQ
10 17 (18.89%) HTML
11 16 (17.78%) RESTful
12 15 (16.67%) REST
12 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 12 (13.33%) CSS
13 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (11.11%) HTML5
14 10 (11.11%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) User Experience
2 6 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.56%) DataPower
3 5 (5.56%) HACMP
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.56%) PKI
4 4 (4.44%) Open Source
5 2 (2.22%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.67%) Windows
2 9 (10.00%) UNIX
2 9 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (5.56%) AIX
3 5 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.78%) Software Engineering
2 30 (33.33%) Scrum
2 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.00%) Time Management
4 26 (28.89%) TDD
5 24 (26.67%) Migration
5 24 (26.67%) Data Migration
6 14 (15.56%) OO
7 11 (12.22%) SOA
8 9 (10.00%) Refactoring
9 8 (8.89%) UX Design
10 5 (5.56%) Change Control
11 4 (4.44%) Coaching
11 4 (4.44%) BPEL
12 3 (3.33%) Information Security
12 3 (3.33%) Data Security
12 3 (3.33%) Cyber Security
13 2 (2.22%) Capacity Management
13 2 (2.22%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (56.67%) Java
2 50 (55.56%) SQL
3 24 (26.67%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.56%) XPath
6 5 (5.56%) Perl
6 5 (5.56%) Jython
6 5 (5.56%) Korn
7 2 (2.22%) XQuery
8 1 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.22%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (2.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.22%) Control-M
3 1 (1.11%) Puppet
3 1 (1.11%) Ambari
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Oracle
2 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.67%) BEA
3 24 (26.67%) Cramer
4 23 (25.56%) MetaSolv
5 5 (5.56%) IBM
5 5 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
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