The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 641 671 620
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -51
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 262 199 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 222 170 219
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.82%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45536 43438 48308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.04% 39.82% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38815 37807 42883
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WSDL
Salary Trend

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

WSDL Salary Trend in the UK

WSDL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

WSDL Salary Histogram in the UK

WSDL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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
England +46 257 £42,500 - 42
South East +44 93 £45,000 +20.00% 10
London -37 78 £52,500 -4.54% 10
City of London +17 43 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire -25 39 £34,000 - 4
West Yorkshire -29 32 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Leeds -40 26 £34,500 +1.47% 2
Berkshire +14 22 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Hampshire -4 19 £23,500 -37.33% 6
Oxfordshire - 18 £35,000 -
Guildford +11 16 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Surrey +6 16 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East of England +4 14 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Portsmouth -11 12 £22,500 - 2
West Midlands +10 11 £31,500 +75.00% 1
Bedfordshire -2 9 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 9 £56,250 - 4
Nottinghamshire - 8 £50,000 - 2
Windsor - 8 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 8 £50,000 - 2
Luton - 8 £45,000 - 1
South West -7 7 £35,000 +2.94% 4
North Yorkshire - 7 £28,500 - 1
Brighton - 7 £40,000 - 1
York - 7 £28,500 - 1
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 6 £28,750 - 1
Halifax - 6 £35,000 - 1
North West -27 5 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Middlesex - 5 £50,000 -

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 399 (81.43%) XML
2 380 (77.55%) Web Services
3 343 (70.00%) SOAP
4 226 (46.12%) Java
5 199 (40.61%) SQL
6 171 (34.90%) .NET
7 169 (34.49%) SQL Server
8 166 (33.88%) HTML
9 145 (29.59%) JavaScript
10 133 (27.14%) CSS
10 133 (27.14%) XSD
11 129 (26.33%) Microsoft
12 127 (25.92%) C#
13 115 (23.47%) OO
14 111 (22.65%) Scrum
15 108 (22.04%) MVC
16 105 (21.43%) Finance
16 105 (21.43%) jQuery
17 102 (20.82%) XSLT
18 97 (19.80%) SOA
19 96 (19.59%) Oracle
20 90 (18.37%) REST
21 88 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
22 86 (17.55%) Spring
23 85 (17.35%) TDD
24 82 (16.73%) Windows
25 81 (16.53%) Team Foundation Server
26 80 (16.33%) ASP.NET
26 80 (16.33%) Visual Studio
27 79 (16.12%) SQL Server 2008

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 66 (13.47%) IIS
2 46 (9.39%) Apache
2 46 (9.39%) Tomcat
3 37 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 33 (6.73%) WebLogic
5 18 (3.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (3.47%) SharePoint
6 17 (3.47%) CMS
7 12 (2.45%) Node.js
8 9 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.43%) WebSphere Process Server
10 6 (1.22%) Joomla!
10 6 (1.22%) GlassFish
10 6 (1.22%) Alfresco
10 6 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.02%) JRun
11 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 31 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.10%) MS Office
3 16 (3.27%) Photoshop
4 14 (2.86%) Fireworks
5 7 (1.43%) MS Project
6 5 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.82%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.61%) Magento
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.41%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.45%) SaaS
2 7 (1.43%) Office 365
3 5 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 72 (14.69%) Internet
2 34 (6.94%) SSL
3 22 (4.49%) HTTP
4 11 (2.24%) Firewall
5 9 (1.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.43%) LDAP
7 4 (0.82%) SAN
8 3 (0.61%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.41%) Wireless
10 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (34.49%) SQL Server
2 79 (16.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (14.90%) Relational Database
4 64 (13.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 48 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (8.98%) MySQL
7 38 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (6.94%) Oracle Database
9 29 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (5.71%) Apache Accumulo
10 28 (5.71%) Hadoop
11 24 (4.90%) Big Data
11 24 (4.90%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.43%) DB2
14 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (1.22%) MongoDB
16 5 (1.02%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 81 (16.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 80 (16.33%) Visual Studio
3 76 (15.51%) Selenium
4 55 (11.22%) Maven
5 53 (10.82%) Subversion
6 52 (10.61%) Cucumber
7 43 (8.78%) Eclipse
8 37 (7.55%) Ant
8 37 (7.55%) SpecFlow
9 32 (6.53%) FitNesse
10 30 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
11 27 (5.51%) Git (software)
11 27 (5.51%) Jenkins
12 22 (4.49%) JUnit
13 21 (4.29%) JIRA
14 16 (3.27%) TeamCity
15 14 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
16 13 (2.65%) Hudson
16 13 (2.65%) Mockito
17 10 (2.04%) Gerrit
General
1 105 (21.43%) Finance
2 25 (5.10%) Retail
3 19 (3.88%) Marketing
4 18 (3.67%) Banking
5 15 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.63%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.02%) Legal
8 3 (0.61%) Law
8 3 (0.61%) Games
8 3 (0.61%) Military
9 2 (0.41%) French Language
9 2 (0.41%) German Language
9 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 259 (52.86%) Developer
2 95 (19.39%) Java Developer
3 88 (17.96%) Consultant
4 70 (14.29%) Analyst
5 67 (13.67%) .NET Developer
6 45 (9.18%) Test Analyst
7 40 (8.16%) Applications Support
8 35 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 34 (6.94%) Architect
10 26 (5.31%) Technical Consultant
11 25 (5.10%) Support Consultant
11 25 (5.10%) Applications Consultant
12 24 (4.90%) Applications Support Consultant
13 23 (4.69%) Agile Test Analyst
14 22 (4.49%) Software Developer
15 21 (4.29%) Web Developer
16 20 (4.08%) Software Engineer
17 18 (3.67%) Technical Support
18 17 (3.47%) C# Developer
18 17 (3.47%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (81.43%) XML
2 380 (77.55%) Web Services
3 343 (70.00%) SOAP
4 171 (34.90%) .NET
5 166 (33.88%) HTML
6 133 (27.14%) CSS
6 133 (27.14%) XSD
7 105 (21.43%) jQuery
8 102 (20.82%) XSLT
9 90 (18.37%) REST
10 86 (17.55%) Spring
11 80 (16.33%) ASP.NET
12 77 (15.71%) Ajax
13 69 (14.08%) HTML5
14 68 (13.88%) JSON
15 61 (12.45%) JDBC
16 59 (12.04%) WCF
17 54 (11.02%) .NET Framework
18 49 (10.00%) CSS3
19 45 (9.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 38 (7.76%) Open Source
3 28 (5.71%) RIA
4 16 (3.27%) Mathematics
5 15 (3.06%) Data Integration
6 13 (2.65%) N-Tier
7 11 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.63%) NHS
9 8 (1.63%) W3C
10 7 (1.43%) Clustering
11 6 (1.22%) SystemC
12 5 (1.02%) Social Media
12 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.82%) iPad
13 4 (0.82%) DataPower
14 3 (0.61%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (16.73%) Windows
2 62 (12.65%) Linux
3 42 (8.57%) UNIX
4 25 (5.10%) Windows XP
5 10 (2.04%) Android
6 8 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.22%) Solaris
8 3 (0.61%) zOS
8 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.41%) CentOS
9 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.41%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (23.47%) OO
2 111 (22.65%) Scrum
3 108 (22.04%) MVC
4 97 (19.80%) SOA
5 88 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (17.35%) TDD
7 60 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 59 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (10.20%) UML
10 46 (9.39%) E-Commerce
11 45 (9.18%) Test Management
12 37 (7.55%) Web Development
13 35 (7.14%) Project Management
14 31 (6.33%) Data Modelling
15 29 (5.92%) OOA/OOD
15 29 (5.92%) CRM
16 27 (5.51%) OOP
16 27 (5.51%) Unit Testing
17 26 (5.31%) Analytics
18 25 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 226 (46.12%) Java
2 199 (40.61%) SQL
3 145 (29.59%) JavaScript
4 127 (25.92%) C#
5 42 (8.57%) PHP
6 35 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 32 (6.53%) VB
8 30 (6.12%) VB.NET
8 30 (6.12%) C
9 25 (5.10%) XPath
10 19 (3.88%) VBScript
10 19 (3.88%) Perl
11 12 (2.45%) C++
12 10 (2.04%) Python
13 9 (1.84%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.84%) PHP5
13 9 (1.84%) Ruby
14 8 (1.63%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.43%) Scala
15 7 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 68 (13.88%) Degree
2 24 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.08%) ISEB
4 14 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.04%) HND
6 7 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.22%) MCTS
7 6 (1.22%) MCITP
7 6 (1.22%) MCDBA
7 6 (1.22%) MCP
7 6 (1.22%) MCSD
8 5 (1.02%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.61%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.00%) QA
2 14 (2.86%) WCAG
2 14 (2.86%) WAI
3 10 (2.04%) SLA
4 8 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.63%) HL7
5 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.82%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (8.37%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.24%) Puppet
3 7 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.82%) Ambari
4 4 (0.82%) OpenSSO
5 2 (0.41%) MOM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 129 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 96 (19.59%) Oracle
3 45 (9.18%) HP
4 21 (4.29%) Adobe
5 20 (4.08%) JBoss
6 19 (3.88%) VMware
7 18 (3.67%) IBM
8 15 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.04%) SAP
10 9 (1.84%) Perforce
11 7 (1.43%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.22%) Sun
12 6 (1.22%) AccuRev
12 6 (1.22%) DevExpress
13 5 (1.02%) Google
13 5 (1.02%) Software AG
14 4 (0.82%) webMethods
14 4 (0.82%) ATG
14 4 (0.82%) Coremetrics
14 4 (0.82%) Omniture
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, pioneering professional environment an
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 per annum + Parking, Cutting edge work!
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago