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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 186 222 214
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -8
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 59 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 0.097% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2547 2754 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 44.64% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2363 2117
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WSDL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WSDL Salary Trend in the South West

WSDL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in the South West

WSDL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 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
Gloucestershire - 17 £37,500 - 1
Wiltshire +5 16 £43,000 +22.85% 7
Bristol -12 11 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Dorset - 5 - -
Somerset - 2 £39,500 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 58 (61.70%) XML
2 55 (58.51%) Web Services
3 48 (51.06%) XSLT
4 47 (50.00%) Finance
5 45 (47.87%) SOAP
6 43 (45.74%) HTML
7 41 (43.62%) .NET
8 40 (42.55%) Middleware
9 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
10 36 (38.30%) JavaScript
10 36 (38.30%) SQL
11 35 (37.23%) C#
11 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET
11 35 (37.23%) MVC
12 31 (32.98%) Java
12 31 (32.98%) SOA
13 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 28 (29.79%) XHTML
14 28 (29.79%) Oracle
15 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (28.72%) XPath
15 27 (28.72%) Degree
16 26 (27.66%) WCF
16 26 (27.66%) T-SQL
17 25 (26.60%) XSD
18 24 (25.53%) BPEL
18 24 (25.53%) Oracle Fusion
18 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database 11g
18 24 (25.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (25.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (18.09%) IIS
3 15 (15.96%) WebSphere
4 12 (12.77%) Joomla!
4 12 (12.77%) Alfresco
5 11 (11.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.19%) JBoss
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.13%) Confluence
8 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (17.02%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.89%) Internet
2 4 (4.26%) FTP
3 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) SMPP
3 2 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) SQL Server
2 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database
5 22 (23.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (20.21%) SQL Server 2000
7 18 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (15.96%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (14.89%) Relational Database
10 12 (12.77%) MongoDB
11 11 (11.70%) Oracle ODI
11 11 (11.70%) DB2
12 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (6.38%) Data Mining
14 3 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (12.77%) Subversion
2 12 (12.77%) Maven
2 12 (12.77%) Ant
3 10 (10.64%) Apache Ivy
4 5 (5.32%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.13%) Spock
5 2 (2.13%) Geb
5 2 (2.13%) JUnit
5 2 (2.13%) JIRA
5 2 (2.13%) Selenium
5 2 (2.13%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.13%) jMock
5 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.13%) EasyMock
5 2 (2.13%) RSpec
5 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.13%) Mockito
5 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Banking
3 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
4 2 (2.13%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 59 (62.77%) Developer
2 35 (37.23%) Analyst
3 33 (35.11%) Middleware Analyst
4 22 (23.40%) Software Developer
5 20 (21.28%) Oracle Analyst
6 17 (18.09%) Java Developer
7 15 (15.96%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (14.89%) Support Analyst
9 10 (10.64%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (10.64%) Technical Designer
9 10 (10.64%) Senior Oracle Analyst
9 10 (10.64%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 10 (10.64%) Designer
10 8 (8.51%) Senior Developer
11 7 (7.45%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
11 7 (7.45%) C# Developer
11 7 (7.45%) Applications Developer
11 7 (7.45%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (7.45%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.70%) XML
2 55 (58.51%) Web Services
3 48 (51.06%) XSLT
4 45 (47.87%) SOAP
5 43 (45.74%) HTML
6 41 (43.62%) .NET
7 40 (42.55%) Middleware
8 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET
9 28 (29.79%) XHTML
10 26 (27.66%) WCF
11 25 (26.60%) XSD
12 24 (25.53%) Oracle Fusion
13 23 (24.47%) REST
14 22 (23.40%) .NET Framework
15 21 (22.34%) XML Schema
16 19 (20.21%) CSS
17 18 (19.15%) XSL
18 16 (17.02%) COM+
18 16 (17.02%) LINQ
19 14 (14.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.77%) RIA
3 4 (4.26%) DataPower
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.19%) AS400
4 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Android
1 12 (12.77%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) MVC
2 31 (32.98%) SOA
3 24 (25.53%) BPEL
4 21 (22.34%) CRM
4 21 (22.34%) Mentoring
5 20 (21.28%) Technical Analysis
5 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.21%) Performance Testing
6 19 (20.21%) Load Testing
7 17 (18.09%) SDLC
8 16 (17.02%) Coaching
9 15 (15.96%) Web Development
9 15 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (13.83%) TDD
10 13 (13.83%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (12.77%) Open Source
11 12 (12.77%) UML
11 12 (12.77%) Mobile Development
11 12 (12.77%) Android Development
11 12 (12.77%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.30%) JavaScript
1 36 (38.30%) SQL
2 35 (37.23%) C#
3 31 (32.98%) Java
4 27 (28.72%) XPath
5 26 (27.66%) T-SQL
6 19 (20.21%) VB
6 19 (20.21%) VB6
7 18 (19.15%) C++
8 16 (17.02%) PHP
9 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.19%) XQuery
11 2 (2.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (28.72%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
2 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.09%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Oracle
2 20 (21.28%) Siebel
3 15 (15.96%) IBM
4 12 (12.77%) Adobe
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.13%) Software AG
6 2 (2.13%) ESRI
6 2 (2.13%) Google
6 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.13%) Trapeze
6 2 (2.13%) Unisys
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
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