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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 643 674 628
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -46
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 281 210 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.49% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 236 180 236
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45445 43020 48353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.82% 39.55% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38606 37296 42767
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 £63,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +42 274 £42,500 -5.55% 29
South East +52 94 £40,000 +2.56% 7
London -59 81 £55,000 - 8
Yorkshire -17 44 £34,500 +1.47% 4
City of London +3 43 £52,500 +16.66% 3
West Yorkshire -23 35 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Leeds -36 26 £34,500 +1.47% 2
Hampshire +3 24 £29,250 -22.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 18 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire +27 17 £45,000 +38.46%
Guildford +15 16 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Portsmouth -10 16 £23,500 +4.44% 1
Surrey -16 16 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East Midlands +5 14 £42,500 - 4
West Midlands -1 13 £31,500 +75.00%
Nottinghamshire +15 12 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Nottingham +15 12 £50,000 +17.64% 2
South West -6 10 £37,500 -9.09% 2
East of England -10 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Windsor - 10 £45,000 -
York - 9 £28,500 - 1
Halifax - 9 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 9 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex - 9 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 9 £28,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -7 8 £45,000 -
Luton - 8 £45,000 -
North West -16 7 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Southampton +10 5 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Bristol -1 5 £35,000 - 1

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 405 (79.88%) XML
2 385 (75.94%) Web Services
3 352 (69.43%) SOAP
4 232 (45.76%) Java
5 198 (39.05%) SQL
6 184 (36.29%) .NET
7 175 (34.52%) SQL Server
8 171 (33.73%) HTML
9 161 (31.76%) JavaScript
10 143 (28.21%) CSS
11 142 (28.01%) XSD
12 141 (27.81%) Microsoft
13 136 (26.82%) C#
14 118 (23.27%) Scrum
15 116 (22.88%) Finance
15 116 (22.88%) OO
16 115 (22.68%) MVC
17 109 (21.50%) jQuery
18 102 (20.12%) XSLT
19 98 (19.33%) SOA
20 97 (19.13%) Oracle
21 93 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
22 90 (17.75%) Spring
22 90 (17.75%) Ajax
22 90 (17.75%) Team Foundation Server
22 90 (17.75%) REST
23 89 (17.55%) ASP.NET
24 85 (16.77%) TDD
25 82 (16.17%) Windows
26 80 (15.78%) Visual Studio

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 67 (13.21%) IIS
2 50 (9.86%) Tomcat
3 45 (8.88%) Apache
4 39 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 35 (6.90%) WebLogic
6 24 (4.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (3.94%) SharePoint
8 19 (3.75%) CMS
9 10 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.78%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (1.58%) Node.js
11 8 (1.58%) WebSphere Process Server
11 8 (1.58%) Alfresco
11 8 (1.58%) Joomla!
12 7 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 32 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.94%) MS Office
3 17 (3.35%) Photoshop
4 16 (3.16%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.99%) MS Project
6 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.79%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.59%) Magento
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.39%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.56%) SaaS
2 7 (1.38%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (13.61%) Internet
2 39 (7.69%) SSL
3 25 (4.93%) HTTP
4 8 (1.58%) Firewall
5 7 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.38%) LDAP
6 4 (0.79%) SAN
7 3 (0.59%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.39%) Wireless
9 1 (0.20%) DNS
9 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (34.52%) SQL Server
2 80 (15.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (14.60%) Relational Database
4 67 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 49 (9.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (7.69%) MySQL
7 37 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (7.10%) Oracle Database
9 28 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (4.93%) Hadoop
10 25 (4.93%) Apache Accumulo
11 24 (4.73%) RDBMS
12 22 (4.34%) Big Data
13 14 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (1.58%) MongoDB
16 6 (1.18%) DB2
17 5 (0.99%) Informix
18 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 90 (17.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 80 (15.78%) Visual Studio
2 80 (15.78%) Selenium
3 58 (11.44%) Cucumber
4 54 (10.65%) Maven
5 49 (9.66%) Subversion
6 43 (8.48%) Eclipse
7 38 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 38 (7.50%) SpecFlow
8 36 (7.10%) FitNesse
9 34 (6.71%) Ant
10 31 (6.11%) Jenkins
11 24 (4.73%) Git (software)
11 24 (4.73%) JUnit
12 23 (4.54%) JIRA
13 18 (3.55%) Hudson
13 18 (3.55%) TeamCity
14 16 (3.16%) Dreamweaver
15 14 (2.76%) Mockito
15 14 (2.76%) JDeveloper
General
1 116 (22.88%) Finance
2 23 (4.54%) Banking
3 22 (4.34%) Retail
4 21 (4.14%) Marketing
5 15 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.58%) Legal
6 8 (1.58%) Spanish Language
7 6 (1.18%) Games
8 4 (0.79%) Law
9 3 (0.59%) Back Office
9 3 (0.59%) Military
10 2 (0.39%) Automotive
10 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.39%) French Language
10 2 (0.39%) German Language
10 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 264 (52.07%) Developer
2 95 (18.74%) Java Developer
3 88 (17.36%) Consultant
4 74 (14.60%) Analyst
5 68 (13.41%) .NET Developer
6 52 (10.26%) Test Analyst
7 41 (8.09%) Applications Support
8 37 (7.30%) Architect
9 36 (7.10%) Senior Developer
10 26 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
11 25 (4.93%) Applications Consultant
11 25 (4.93%) Software Developer
12 24 (4.73%) Applications Support Consultant
12 24 (4.73%) Software Engineer
12 24 (4.73%) Support Consultant
13 23 (4.54%) Agile Test Analyst
14 22 (4.34%) Web Developer
15 16 (3.16%) Programmer
15 16 (3.16%) Technical Support
15 16 (3.16%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (79.88%) XML
2 385 (75.94%) Web Services
3 352 (69.43%) SOAP
4 184 (36.29%) .NET
5 171 (33.73%) HTML
6 143 (28.21%) CSS
7 142 (28.01%) XSD
8 109 (21.50%) jQuery
9 102 (20.12%) XSLT
10 90 (17.75%) Spring
10 90 (17.75%) Ajax
10 90 (17.75%) REST
11 89 (17.55%) ASP.NET
12 76 (14.99%) HTML5
13 75 (14.79%) JSON
14 62 (12.23%) .NET Framework
15 61 (12.03%) WCF
16 55 (10.85%) JDBC
17 52 (10.26%) CSS3
18 42 (8.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 36 (7.10%) Open Source
3 28 (5.52%) RIA
4 20 (3.94%) N-Tier
5 16 (3.16%) Mathematics
6 13 (2.56%) Data Integration
7 11 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.58%) Clustering
8 8 (1.58%) NHS
8 8 (1.58%) W3C
9 7 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.18%) SystemC
11 5 (0.99%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.99%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.79%) DataPower
13 3 (0.59%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.59%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (16.17%) Windows
2 62 (12.23%) Linux
3 41 (8.09%) UNIX
4 25 (4.93%) Windows XP
5 12 (2.37%) Android
6 10 (1.97%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.79%) Solaris
8 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.59%) zOS
9 2 (0.39%) AIX
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.39%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (23.27%) Scrum
2 116 (22.88%) OO
3 115 (22.68%) MVC
4 98 (19.33%) SOA
5 93 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (16.77%) TDD
7 68 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (12.62%) Software Engineering
9 51 (10.06%) E-Commerce
9 51 (10.06%) Test Management
10 50 (9.86%) UML
11 38 (7.50%) Project Management
12 37 (7.30%) Web Development
13 32 (6.31%) OOA/OOD
13 32 (6.31%) Software Testing
14 28 (5.52%) Data Modelling
14 28 (5.52%) ITIL
15 27 (5.33%) Unit Testing
16 26 (5.13%) OOP
16 26 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 232 (45.76%) Java
2 198 (39.05%) SQL
3 161 (31.76%) JavaScript
4 136 (26.82%) C#
5 39 (7.69%) PHP
6 33 (6.51%) T-SQL
6 33 (6.51%) C
7 31 (6.11%) VB.NET
8 27 (5.33%) VB
9 24 (4.73%) XPath
10 18 (3.55%) VBScript
11 15 (2.96%) Perl
12 12 (2.37%) C++
13 11 (2.17%) Python
14 10 (1.97%) Ruby
15 8 (1.58%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.58%) Apex Code
16 7 (1.38%) Scala
16 7 (1.38%) PHP5
16 7 (1.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 68 (13.41%) Degree
2 27 (5.33%) ISEB
3 21 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.78%) HND
6 6 (1.18%) MCP
6 6 (1.18%) MCSD
6 6 (1.18%) MCDBA
6 6 (1.18%) MCITP
6 6 (1.18%) MCTS
7 5 (0.99%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.39%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.20%) CITP
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.20%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.65%) QA
2 16 (3.16%) WCAG
2 16 (3.16%) WAI
3 8 (1.58%) SLA
3 8 (1.58%) HL7
4 5 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.79%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 47 (9.27%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.96%) Puppet
3 11 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.79%) Ambari
5 2 (0.39%) MOM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.20%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 141 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 97 (19.13%) Oracle
3 53 (10.45%) HP
4 25 (4.93%) Adobe
5 22 (4.34%) JBoss
6 21 (4.14%) VMware
7 20 (3.94%) IBM
8 15 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.97%) SAP
10 9 (1.78%) Perforce
11 6 (1.18%) AccuRev
11 6 (1.18%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.18%) Software AG
11 6 (1.18%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.99%) Google
12 5 (0.99%) Compuware
13 4 (0.79%) Sun
13 4 (0.79%) Cisco
13 4 (0.79%) Chordiant
13 4 (0.79%) Siebel
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 23 days holiday + contributory pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, pioneering professional environment an
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital One
Posted: 25 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital One
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 27 days ago