The first table below looks at the demand for WS-I skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WS-I over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I)
Rank 913 882 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Permanent jobs citing WS-I 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WS-I
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WS-I within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WS-I Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WS-I
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WS-I within the UK.

WS-I Salary Trend in the UK

WS-I
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WS-I within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -43 4 £62,500 +13.63% 1
South East - 2 £61,250 - 1
Horsham - 2 £61,250 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £61,250 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £62,500 -
North West - 1 £62,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £62,500 -
Northampton - 1 £62,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £62,500 -

WS-I
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WS-I 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 WS-I.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) webMethods
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (25.00%) WSDL
4 1 (25.00%) EAI
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance

WS-I
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WS-I 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 WS-I. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) EAI
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) webMethods
Horsham, West Sussex
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