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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 199 208 210
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 52 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 0.81% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 51 14 5
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -12.50%
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
2580 2582 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.14% 42.44% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2200 1942
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Wiltshire +14 21 £43,000 +18.62% 3
Gloucestershire - 19 £43,750 - 2
Bristol -16 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Somerset - 3 £45,000 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 66 (69.47%) XML
2 59 (62.11%) Web Services
3 53 (55.79%) SOAP
4 48 (50.53%) HTML
4 48 (50.53%) Finance
5 44 (46.32%) JavaScript
6 41 (43.16%) MVC
7 40 (42.11%) .NET
8 39 (41.05%) SQL Server
9 37 (38.95%) XSLT
10 36 (37.89%) SOA
10 36 (37.89%) C#
10 36 (37.89%) ASP.NET
10 36 (37.89%) Middleware
11 35 (36.84%) Java
11 35 (36.84%) SQL
12 33 (34.74%) XPath
12 33 (34.74%) Degree
13 32 (33.68%) CSS
14 31 (32.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (27.37%) Oracle
15 26 (27.37%) XHTML
15 26 (27.37%) SDLC
16 25 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (25.26%) Technical Analysis
17 24 (25.26%) Mentoring
18 23 (24.21%) XSD
19 22 (23.16%) UML
19 22 (23.16%) Telecoms

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (22.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (15.79%) Joomla!
2 15 (15.79%) Alfresco
3 14 (14.74%) WebSphere
4 12 (12.63%) IIS
5 3 (3.16%) JBoss
5 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.11%) Confluence
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (18.95%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (11.58%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.05%) Magento
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.05%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) Internet
2 13 (13.68%) FTP
3 11 (11.58%) HTTP
3 11 (11.58%) SMTP
3 11 (11.58%) SMPP
4 1 (1.05%) Firewall
4 1 (1.05%) LDAP
4 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (32.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (23.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (22.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (22.11%) Oracle Database
5 19 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 19 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (16.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (15.79%) MongoDB
7 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
8 14 (14.74%) SQL Server 2000
9 11 (11.58%) Oracle ODI
9 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (4.21%) DB2
12 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
13 1 (1.05%) Informix
13 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 25 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (17.89%) Subversion
2 17 (17.89%) Maven
2 17 (17.89%) Ant
3 15 (15.79%) Apache Ivy
4 14 (14.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.11%) Spock
5 2 (2.11%) Geb
5 2 (2.11%) JUnit
5 2 (2.11%) JIRA
5 2 (2.11%) Selenium
5 2 (2.11%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.11%) jMock
5 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.11%) EasyMock
5 2 (2.11%) RSpec
5 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.11%) Mockito
5 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (50.53%) Finance
2 22 (23.16%) Telecoms
3 20 (21.05%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (66.32%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) Software Developer
3 27 (28.42%) Analyst
4 22 (23.16%) Middleware Analyst
5 20 (21.05%) Oracle Analyst
5 20 (21.05%) Java Developer
6 14 (14.74%) Senior Developer
7 13 (13.68%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (11.58%) Support Analyst
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Oracle Analyst
9 10 (10.53%) Oracle Support Analyst
10 9 (9.47%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (7.37%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Applications Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Java Applications Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Middleware Developer
12 5 (5.26%) Designer
12 5 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (69.47%) XML
2 59 (62.11%) Web Services
3 53 (55.79%) SOAP
4 48 (50.53%) HTML
5 40 (42.11%) .NET
6 37 (38.95%) XSLT
7 36 (37.89%) ASP.NET
7 36 (37.89%) Middleware
8 32 (33.68%) CSS
9 26 (27.37%) XHTML
10 23 (24.21%) XSD
11 22 (23.16%) WCF
11 22 (23.16%) REST
12 21 (22.11%) Oracle Fusion
13 17 (17.89%) HTML5
13 17 (17.89%) .NET Framework
13 17 (17.89%) Hibernate
13 17 (17.89%) Spring
14 16 (16.84%) XML Schema
15 15 (15.79%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.79%) RIA
3 11 (11.58%) DataPower
4 10 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) AS400
6 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.16%) User Experience
7 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Android
1 15 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.16%) MVC
2 36 (37.89%) SOA
3 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.37%) SDLC
4 24 (25.26%) Technical Analysis
4 24 (25.26%) Mentoring
5 22 (23.16%) UML
6 21 (22.11%) BPEL
7 19 (20.00%) CRM
8 18 (18.95%) TDD
8 18 (18.95%) Web Development
9 15 (15.79%) Open Source
9 15 (15.79%) Android Development
9 15 (15.79%) iOS Development
9 15 (15.79%) Mobile Development
10 14 (14.74%) Performance Testing
10 14 (14.74%) Load Testing
11 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.58%) Data Modelling
12 11 (11.58%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.32%) JavaScript
2 36 (37.89%) C#
3 35 (36.84%) SQL
3 35 (36.84%) Java
4 33 (34.74%) XPath
5 18 (18.95%) T-SQL
6 14 (14.74%) VB
6 14 (14.74%) VB6
7 13 (13.68%) C++
8 12 (12.63%) XQuery
9 11 (11.58%) PHP
10 7 (7.37%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.11%) VC++
12 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (34.74%) Degree
2 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Oracle
2 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.95%) Siebel
4 15 (15.79%) Adobe
5 14 (14.74%) IBM
6 6 (6.32%) SAP
6 6 (6.32%) Unisys
7 4 (4.21%) Software AG
8 2 (2.11%) ESRI
8 2 (2.11%) Google
8 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.11%) Trapeze
9 1 (1.05%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.05%) VeriFone
9 1 (1.05%) ATG
9 1 (1.05%) BEA
9 1 (1.05%) Sybase
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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