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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 417 388 426
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +38
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 21 54 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.24% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.61% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 13
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+19.85% +5.26%
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
7606 8854 8399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.92% 38.80% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6606 7759 7451
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Buckinghamshire -3 7 £41,950 +4.87%
Berkshire -14 4 - -
Surrey +11 3 £46,250 +2.77%
West Sussex +4 2 £71,250 +1.78%
Hampshire +1 2 £42,500 +88.88%
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 70 (92.11%) XML
2 49 (64.47%) XSD
3 47 (61.84%) Web Services
4 46 (60.53%) SOAP
5 39 (51.32%) Java
6 36 (47.37%) SQL
6 36 (47.37%) JMS
7 35 (46.05%) XSLT
8 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (38.16%) .NET
9 29 (38.16%) Oracle
9 29 (38.16%) Windows
10 26 (34.21%) Scrum
10 26 (34.21%) Software Engineering
11 25 (32.89%) Time Management
11 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
11 25 (32.89%) C#
11 25 (32.89%) Visual Studio
12 23 (30.26%) IIS
12 23 (30.26%) Telecoms
13 21 (27.63%) WebSphere
13 21 (27.63%) REST
14 20 (26.32%) J2EE
14 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
15 18 (23.68%) HTML
15 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
15 18 (23.68%) TDD
15 18 (23.68%) Migration
15 18 (23.68%) Data Migration
15 18 (23.68%) LINQ

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (30.26%) IIS
2 21 (27.63%) WebSphere
3 17 (22.37%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.26%) JBoss
4 4 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (5.26%) Mule
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.32%) FileNet
7 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) SDH
1 16 (21.05%) Ethernet
1 16 (21.05%) MPLS
1 16 (21.05%) AMQP
2 4 (5.26%) HTTP
2 4 (5.26%) LDAP
2 4 (5.26%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) SSL
3 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.95%) Big Data
5 3 (3.95%) DB2
6 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Visual Studio
2 16 (21.05%) Toad
3 4 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.63%) JUnit
4 2 (2.63%) Maven
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
4 2 (2.63%) jMock
4 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (30.26%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Software Engineer
3 20 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.26%) J2EE Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Head of Web Development
9 3 (3.95%) Head of Development
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Support Specialist
9 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Specialist
9 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.63%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.32%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (92.11%) XML
2 49 (64.47%) XSD
3 47 (61.84%) Web Services
4 46 (60.53%) SOAP
5 36 (47.37%) JMS
6 35 (46.05%) XSLT
7 29 (38.16%) .NET
8 21 (27.63%) REST
9 20 (26.32%) J2EE
10 18 (23.68%) HTML
10 18 (23.68%) LINQ
11 17 (22.37%) MSMQ
12 16 (21.05%) JAXB
13 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
14 12 (15.79%) CSS
14 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (13.16%) RESTful
15 10 (13.16%) Middleware
15 10 (13.16%) Spring
16 9 (11.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) HACMP
2 4 (5.26%) DataPower
3 3 (3.95%) PKI
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) UNIX
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) AIX
3 4 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) Scrum
2 26 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 25 (32.89%) Time Management
4 18 (23.68%) TDD
4 18 (23.68%) Migration
4 18 (23.68%) Data Migration
5 14 (18.42%) SOA
6 7 (9.21%) UX Design
6 7 (9.21%) OO
7 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.26%) Coaching
8 4 (5.26%) Refactoring
9 3 (3.95%) Change Control
9 3 (3.95%) Kanban
9 3 (3.95%) Web Development
9 3 (3.95%) Data Security
9 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) SQL
3 25 (32.89%) C#
4 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 16 (21.05%) PL/SQL
6 9 (11.84%) XQuery
7 7 (9.21%) XPath
8 3 (3.95%) Korn
8 3 (3.95%) Jython
8 3 (3.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Oracle
2 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.05%) Cramer
3 16 (21.05%) BEA
4 15 (19.74%) MetaSolv
5 4 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (3.95%) Remedy
7 2 (2.63%) Informatica
8 1 (1.32%) Netezza
8 1 (1.32%) Teradata
8 1 (1.32%) CA
8 1 (1.32%) Cognos
8 1 (1.32%) SAP
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