The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 707 727 734
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 204 222 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 166 168 204
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +20.71%

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
37798 40126 47362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.45% 37.98% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32758 34321 40467
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WSDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the UK over the 3 months to 1 June 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 +21 200 £50,000 +11.11% 18
London +35 56 £68,750 +37.50% 7
South West -1 36 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Yorkshire +27 27 £55,000 +120.00% 1
West Yorkshire +18 26 £55,000 +120.00% 1
Leeds +13 26 £55,000 +120.00% 1
West Midlands -8 22 £41,250 -31.25%
South East +10 17 £45,000 +6.50%
Wiltshire +9 16 £35,000 -6.66% 6
North West -17 16 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Bristol +21 15 £35,000 -16.66%
Chippenham +7 15 £35,000 - 4
Manchester -39 14 £50,000 +6.38%
East Midlands +17 13 £60,000 +26.31%
Birmingham - 13 £50,000 -
East of England +26 12 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Berkshire +1 10 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 10 £60,000 -
Northampton - 10 £60,000 -
Wolverhampton - 8 £37,500 -
Essex +12 6 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell -6 6 £58,350 -
Hampshire +7 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Dorset +12 4 £38,000 -
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Cambridge +1 4 £27,500 -21.42% 1
City of London +41 3 £65,000 +23.80% 4
Bournemouth +15 3 - -
Nottingham +1 3 - -
Nottinghamshire 0 3 - -

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT jobs citing WSDL 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 WSDL.

1 286 (80.79%) XML
2 273 (77.12%) Web Services
3 236 (66.67%) Java
4 231 (65.25%) SOAP
5 211 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (40.11%) HTML
7 116 (32.77%) Oracle
8 111 (31.36%) Degree
9 108 (30.51%) JavaScript
9 108 (30.51%) UML
10 107 (30.23%) Hibernate
11 106 (29.94%) MVC
11 106 (29.94%) CSS
12 103 (29.10%) SQL
13 98 (27.68%) SOA
14 96 (27.12%) XSD
14 96 (27.12%) Spring
14 96 (27.12%) SDLC
15 94 (26.55%) .NET
15 94 (26.55%) Finance
16 93 (26.27%) SQL Server
17 84 (23.73%) Maven
18 80 (22.60%) Subversion
19 78 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
20 77 (21.75%) HTML5
20 77 (21.75%) Computer Science
21 75 (21.19%) Ant
22 73 (20.62%) TDD
23 69 (19.49%) Spring MVC
24 68 (19.21%) JPA

WSDL
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:

Application Platforms
1 52 (14.69%) Alfresco
1 52 (14.69%) Joomla!
2 36 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 33 (9.32%) Apache
3 33 (9.32%) JBoss
4 32 (9.04%) WebLogic
5 26 (7.34%) WebSphere
6 21 (5.93%) IIS
7 16 (4.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (3.67%) Confluence
8 13 (3.67%) WordPress
9 11 (3.11%) nginx
10 10 (2.82%) Jetty
11 8 (2.26%) CICS
11 8 (2.26%) MQSeries
12 5 (1.41%) FileNet
12 5 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 31 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.11%) MS Office
3 10 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.85%) Changepoint
4 2 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.56%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.28%) BASE24
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.08%) SaaS
2 11 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.26%) GitHub
4 7 (1.98%) PaaS
5 6 (1.69%) IaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.28%) Boomi
6 1 (0.28%) Force.com
6 1 (0.28%) Heroku
6 1 (0.28%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (16.67%) Internet
2 37 (10.45%) HTTP
3 15 (4.24%) SSL
4 9 (2.54%) LDAP
5 3 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.56%) Telnet
7 1 (0.28%) Firewall
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) VoIP
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.25%) MongoDB
3 42 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (11.02%) Relational Database
5 33 (9.32%) MySQL
6 24 (6.78%) Oracle Database
7 21 (5.93%) Big Data
7 21 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (5.08%) OLTP
10 12 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (3.11%) RDBMS
12 10 (2.82%) InterSystems Cache
12 10 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (2.26%) DB2
14 7 (1.98%) MS Access
15 5 (1.41%) Adabas
16 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (23.73%) Maven
2 80 (22.60%) Subversion
3 75 (21.19%) Ant
4 51 (14.41%) Apache Ivy
5 45 (12.71%) Jenkins
6 43 (12.15%) Oracle Forms
7 26 (7.34%) JUnit
8 22 (6.21%) Eclipse
9 20 (5.65%) Hudson
9 20 (5.65%) JIRA
10 17 (4.80%) Git (software)
11 14 (3.95%) Visual Studio
12 13 (3.67%) SoapUI
13 12 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (3.11%) Rational Rose
14 11 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
16 8 (2.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 8 (2.26%) HP UFT
17 6 (1.69%) Gerrit
General
1 94 (26.55%) Finance
2 53 (14.97%) Banking
3 46 (12.99%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.91%) Retail
5 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.13%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.13%) Legal
5 4 (1.13%) Marketing
6 2 (0.56%) Back Office
6 2 (0.56%) Front Office
6 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 203 (57.34%) Developer
2 109 (30.79%) Java Developer
3 73 (20.62%) Architect
4 32 (9.04%) .NET Developer
4 32 (9.04%) C# Developer
5 31 (8.76%) Applications Developer
6 28 (7.91%) Java Architect
6 28 (7.91%) Web Developer
7 26 (7.34%) Analyst
8 25 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (5.93%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.93%) Software Architect
10 20 (5.65%) .NET Architect
11 19 (5.37%) Big Data Architect
11 19 (5.37%) Java Software Architect
12 18 (5.08%) Lead Developer
13 17 (4.80%) Information Architect
13 17 (4.80%) Java Applications Developer
14 16 (4.52%) SQL Developer
15 15 (4.24%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (80.79%) XML
2 273 (77.12%) Web Services
3 231 (65.25%) SOAP
4 142 (40.11%) HTML
5 107 (30.23%) Hibernate
6 106 (29.94%) CSS
7 96 (27.12%) Spring
7 96 (27.12%) XSD
8 94 (26.55%) .NET
9 77 (21.75%) HTML5
10 69 (19.49%) Spring MVC
11 68 (19.21%) JPA
12 65 (18.36%) J2EE
12 65 (18.36%) XHTML
13 58 (16.38%) REST
14 56 (15.82%) AngularJS
15 54 (15.25%) RESTful
16 53 (14.97%) jQuery
16 53 (14.97%) Spring Web Flow
17 52 (14.69%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 77 (21.75%) Computer Science
2 42 (11.86%) RIA
3 36 (10.17%) Management Information System
4 29 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.65%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.39%) User Experience
7 10 (2.82%) Mainframe
8 9 (2.54%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.26%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.69%) Clustering
11 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.13%) Fintech
11 4 (1.13%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.85%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.85%) PKI
12 3 (0.85%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 66 (18.64%) Apple iOS
2 65 (18.36%) Android
3 43 (12.15%) Linux
4 39 (11.02%) Unix
5 32 (9.04%) Windows
6 8 (2.26%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.26%) Solaris
6 8 (2.26%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (30.51%) UML
3 106 (29.94%) MVC
4 98 (27.68%) SOA
5 96 (27.12%) SDLC
6 78 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (20.62%) TDD
8 67 (18.93%) OO
8 67 (18.93%) Web Development
9 57 (16.10%) Mobile Development
9 57 (16.10%) Open Source
10 55 (15.54%) Android Development
10 55 (15.54%) iOS Development
11 54 (15.25%) Unit Testing
12 51 (14.41%) Scrum
13 37 (10.45%) OOD
14 33 (9.32%) Enterprise Architecture
15 31 (8.76%) Software Engineering
16 23 (6.50%) Defect Management
16 23 (6.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 236 (66.67%) Java
2 108 (30.51%) JavaScript
3 103 (29.10%) SQL
4 55 (15.54%) C#
5 43 (12.15%) PHP
6 26 (7.34%) C++
7 20 (5.65%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.11%) VB
8 11 (3.11%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.82%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.82%) Ruby
10 8 (2.26%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.26%) VB6
11 7 (1.98%) Delphi
11 7 (1.98%) Pascal
11 7 (1.98%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.98%) VBA
12 6 (1.69%) XPath
13 5 (1.41%) NATURAL
14 3 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 111 (31.36%) Degree
2 55 (15.54%) Security Cleared
3 54 (15.25%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.67%) ISEB
4 13 (3.67%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) OCP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.93%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) Nagios
2 6 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.56%) Control-M
4 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 116 (32.77%) Oracle
2 49 (13.84%) Adobe
3 32 (9.04%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.24%) webMethods
5 12 (3.39%) IBM
6 10 (2.82%) Altova
6 10 (2.82%) Fiorano
6 10 (2.82%) Green Hat
6 10 (2.82%) ILOG
6 10 (2.82%) Splunk
6 10 (2.82%) Talend
6 10 (2.82%) Terracotta
6 10 (2.82%) WSO2
7 8 (2.26%) Appcelerator
8 7 (1.98%) Sybase
9 5 (1.41%) Pega
9 5 (1.41%) SAP
10 4 (1.13%) Axway
10 4 (1.13%) BEA
10 4 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
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