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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 202 223 208
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 31 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 7
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £34,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
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
2524 2558 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.82% 44.27% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2247 2241 2229
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 6 May 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 6 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
Wiltshire +22 18 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £38,500 -
Dorset - 4 £36,500 - 1
Bristol - 1 £42,000 - 1
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 36 (60.00%) XML
2 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 34 (56.67%) Web Services
3 32 (53.33%) XSLT
4 30 (50.00%) SOAP
5 29 (48.33%) HTML
6 26 (43.33%) .NET
6 26 (43.33%) Middleware
7 23 (38.33%) C#
8 22 (36.67%) SQL
8 22 (36.67%) MVC
9 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 21 (35.00%) XHTML
10 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
11 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET
11 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (30.00%) WCF
13 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
13 16 (26.67%) SOA
13 16 (26.67%) XML Schema
13 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
14 15 (25.00%) Oracle
14 15 (25.00%) XSD
14 15 (25.00%) XPath
14 15 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
14 15 (25.00%) Performance Testing
14 15 (25.00%) Load Testing

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (18.33%) IIS
2 11 (18.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (13.33%) Joomla!
3 8 (13.33%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Changepoint
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database
4 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (18.33%) DB2
7 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.33%) Data Mining
11 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.33%) Ant
2 5 (8.33%) Subversion
2 5 (8.33%) Maven
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
2 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) Analyst
3 23 (38.33%) Middleware Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Support Analyst
5 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Designer
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Designer
6 10 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
8 8 (13.33%) C# Developer
8 8 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (11.67%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Middleware Developer
10 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
11 5 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (60.00%) XML
2 34 (56.67%) Web Services
3 32 (53.33%) XSLT
4 30 (50.00%) SOAP
5 29 (48.33%) HTML
6 26 (43.33%) .NET
6 26 (43.33%) Middleware
7 21 (35.00%) XHTML
8 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET
9 18 (30.00%) WCF
10 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 16 (26.67%) XML Schema
11 15 (25.00%) XSD
11 15 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (21.67%) REST
13 12 (20.00%) XSL
14 11 (18.33%) COM+
14 11 (18.33%) WebSphere MQ
14 11 (18.33%) LINQ
15 10 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) RIA
1 10 (16.67%) Open Source
2 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Android
1 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) MVC
2 16 (26.67%) SOA
3 15 (25.00%) BPEL
3 15 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 15 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 15 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (20.00%) Coaching
5 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 11 (18.33%) Process Management
5 11 (18.33%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.67%) CRM
6 10 (16.67%) Web Development
7 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.33%) Android Development
7 8 (13.33%) iOS Development
7 8 (13.33%) Mobile Development
8 7 (11.67%) TDD
9 6 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) C#
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
5 15 (25.00%) XPath
6 13 (21.67%) Java
7 11 (18.33%) VB6
7 11 (18.33%) VB
7 11 (18.33%) PHP
7 11 (18.33%) C++
8 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 11 (18.33%) Siebel
2 11 (18.33%) IBM
3 10 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
South West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Leading benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago