The table below looks at the statistics for WS-I skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WS-I over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I)
Rank 914 957 991
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +34
Permanent jobs citing WS-I 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.016% 0.017% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Median salary - £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary - - £60,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38001 40720 44675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.68% 37.57% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33131 34734 37622
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WS-I
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WS-I as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WS-I within the UK over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 6 - -
Northampton - 6 - -
Northamptonshire - 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 - -

WS-I
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing WS-I also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WS-I.

1 17 (100.00%) SOA
1 17 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 17 (100.00%) Data Management
1 17 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 17 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 17 (100.00%) Information Architecture
2 16 (94.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (94.12%) XML
2 16 (94.12%) XSD
2 16 (94.12%) UML
2 16 (94.12%) OO
2 16 (94.12%) WSDL
2 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (94.12%) OLTP
3 12 (70.59%) TOGAF
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) Retail
4 11 (64.71%) Java
4 11 (64.71%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
5 1 (5.88%) QA
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) Talend
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Information Governance

WS-I
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) OLTP
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ERwin
1 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Architect
2 16 (94.12%) Information Architect
3 11 (64.71%) Data Architect
3 11 (64.71%) SOA Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) WSDL
1 16 (94.12%) XML
1 16 (94.12%) XSD
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 17 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 17 (100.00%) Data Management
1 17 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 17 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (94.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (94.12%) OO
2 16 (94.12%) UML
3 12 (70.59%) TOGAF
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) PDM
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
1 1 (5.88%) Informatica
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Talend