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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 207 201 198
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 22 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 0.32% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 18
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +1.26%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2581 2210 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.02% 43.13% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 1960 1945
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
Bristol -1 7 £40,000 - 1
Dorset +2 6 £32,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (96.15%) SOAP
3 22 (84.62%) Web Services
3 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 22 (84.62%) CSS
4 21 (80.77%) XML
4 21 (80.77%) MVC
5 19 (73.08%) XHTML
6 18 (69.23%) Java
6 18 (69.23%) Spring
7 17 (65.38%) Hibernate
7 17 (65.38%) Spring MVC
7 17 (65.38%) Apache Flex
7 17 (65.38%) Spring Web Flow
7 17 (65.38%) RIA
7 17 (65.38%) JPA
7 17 (65.38%) HTML5
7 17 (65.38%) Open Source
8 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (61.54%) Web Development
9 15 (57.69%) TDD
9 15 (57.69%) Adobe
9 15 (57.69%) Internet
10 14 (53.85%) Joomla!
10 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
10 14 (53.85%) Dojo
10 14 (53.85%) Alfresco
10 14 (53.85%) Android
10 14 (53.85%) Degree
10 14 (53.85%) MongoDB

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (53.85%) Joomla!
1 14 (53.85%) Alfresco
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Maven
2 12 (46.15%) Ant
2 12 (46.15%) Subversion
2 12 (46.15%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) jMock
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Software Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (96.15%) SOAP
3 22 (84.62%) Web Services
3 22 (84.62%) CSS
4 21 (80.77%) XML
5 19 (73.08%) XHTML
6 18 (69.23%) Spring
7 17 (65.38%) Hibernate
7 17 (65.38%) Spring MVC
7 17 (65.38%) Apache Flex
7 17 (65.38%) Spring Web Flow
7 17 (65.38%) JPA
7 17 (65.38%) HTML5
8 14 (53.85%) Dojo
9 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
9 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 8 (30.77%) .NET
10 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (19.23%) jQuery
11 5 (19.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) RIA
1 17 (65.38%) Open Source
2 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Android
1 14 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) MVC
2 16 (61.54%) Web Development
2 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 12 (46.15%) UML
4 12 (46.15%) Android Development
4 12 (46.15%) iOS Development
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Google
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 26 days ago