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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 767 791 696
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -95
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 143 172 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.42% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 96 139 252
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £75,000 £61,261
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%

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
36523 41210 43549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.67% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35355 36590
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 September 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 24 September 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
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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 +19 131 £42,500 -10.52% 8
London +26 36 £75,000 +19.04% 6
South West -12 23 £35,000 -18.60% 1
North West +5 20 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South East +37 19 £42,500 -5.55%
East of England +30 18 £47,500 -5.00%
Wiltshire +6 17 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Merseyside -5 13 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Liverpool - 13 £55,000 - 1
Chippenham +4 12 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -12 10 £37,500 +22.95%
Cambridgeshire +17 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Berkshire +14 7 £70,000 +69.69%
Maidenhead +1 7 £70,000 +30.23%
Manchester -22 7 £35,000 +1.44%
Hampshire +14 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Portsmouth - 6 £42,500 -
Essex - 6 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +18 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey +18 5 - -
Bristol +4 5 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton 0 5 £37,500 +22.95%
Birmingham -33 5 £40,000 +5.26%
Redhill - 5 - -
Corsham - 5 £32,500 -
Cambridge +19 4 £25,000 -28.57%
Yorkshire +18 4 £42,500 +70.00%
Basildon - 4 £47,500 -
Stockport -9 3 £32,500 -5.79%
Peterborough - 3 - -

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 265 (81.29%) Web Services
2 251 (76.99%) XML
3 230 (70.55%) SOAP
4 211 (64.72%) Java
5 171 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (47.55%) HTML
7 134 (41.10%) Oracle
8 129 (39.57%) JavaScript
9 119 (36.50%) XSD
10 112 (34.36%) CSS
10 112 (34.36%) SQL
11 94 (28.83%) MVC
12 92 (28.22%) SDLC
13 91 (27.91%) Spring
14 89 (27.30%) SOA
15 86 (26.38%) jQuery
16 84 (25.77%) Hibernate
17 83 (25.46%) SQL Server
18 79 (24.23%) Finance
18 79 (24.23%) Subversion
19 77 (23.62%) HTML5
19 77 (23.62%) AngularJS
19 77 (23.62%) .NET
20 76 (23.31%) J2EE
21 75 (23.01%) Degree
22 72 (22.09%) REST
22 72 (22.09%) UML
23 71 (21.78%) Maven
24 68 (20.86%) XSLT
25 66 (20.25%) OO

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 45 (13.80%) Apache
2 43 (13.19%) Alfresco
2 43 (13.19%) Joomla!
3 41 (12.58%) WebLogic
4 40 (12.27%) JBoss
5 34 (10.43%) WebSphere
6 33 (10.12%) Tomcat
7 26 (7.98%) IIS
8 23 (7.06%) Oracle Service Bus
9 22 (6.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (5.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 16 (4.91%) WordPress
12 13 (3.99%) Jetty
12 13 (3.99%) nginx
13 12 (3.68%) Confluence
14 5 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (1.23%) CMS
16 2 (0.61%) CICS
16 2 (0.61%) MQSeries
16 2 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 40 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.07%) MS Office
2 10 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (3.07%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.84%) Fireworks
3 6 (1.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.61%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.91%) GitHub
2 6 (1.84%) SaaS
3 5 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.61%) Force.com
4 2 (0.61%) IaaS
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.88%) Internet
2 38 (11.66%) HTTP
3 27 (8.28%) SSL
4 14 (4.29%) HTTPS
5 13 (3.99%) FTP
6 10 (3.07%) LDAP
7 2 (0.61%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (25.46%) SQL Server
2 49 (15.03%) MongoDB
3 44 (13.50%) Relational Database
4 42 (12.88%) MySQL
5 26 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (7.67%) Oracle Database
7 21 (6.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (4.60%) MS Access
10 14 (4.29%) RDBMS
11 13 (3.99%) InterSystems Cache
11 13 (3.99%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (3.07%) OLTP
13 9 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (2.45%) Big Data
15 6 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (1.23%) DB2
16 4 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 79 (24.23%) Subversion
2 71 (21.78%) Maven
3 50 (15.34%) Ant
3 50 (15.34%) Jenkins
4 37 (11.35%) Git (software)
5 31 (9.51%) Apache Ivy
6 28 (8.59%) Eclipse
7 27 (8.28%) Oracle Forms
8 25 (7.67%) JUnit
9 23 (7.06%) Hudson
10 21 (6.44%) JIRA
11 19 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (5.21%) SoapUI
13 14 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (3.99%) Talend Open Studio
14 13 (3.99%) Visual Studio
15 12 (3.68%) TeamCity
16 10 (3.07%) IntelliJ
16 10 (3.07%) Rational Rose
17 8 (2.45%) HP UFT
General
1 79 (24.23%) Finance
2 36 (11.04%) Banking
3 34 (10.43%) Telecoms
4 22 (6.75%) Retail
5 7 (2.15%) Marketing
6 4 (1.23%) Advertising
6 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.92%) Legal
8 2 (0.61%) Front Office
8 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 193 (59.20%) Developer
2 79 (24.23%) Java Developer
3 48 (14.72%) Architect
4 38 (11.66%) Web Developer
5 34 (10.43%) .NET Developer
5 34 (10.43%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.28%) C# Developer
7 24 (7.36%) Analyst
8 21 (6.44%) Java Architect
9 19 (5.83%) Applications Developer
10 18 (5.52%) Administrator
10 18 (5.52%) Lead Developer
10 18 (5.52%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
13 13 (3.99%) Java Software Developer
14 12 (3.68%) Java Applications Developer
14 12 (3.68%) PHP Developer
14 12 (3.68%) SOA Architect
15 11 (3.37%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (81.29%) Web Services
2 251 (76.99%) XML
3 230 (70.55%) SOAP
4 155 (47.55%) HTML
5 119 (36.50%) XSD
6 112 (34.36%) CSS
7 91 (27.91%) Spring
8 86 (26.38%) jQuery
9 84 (25.77%) Hibernate
10 77 (23.62%) .NET
10 77 (23.62%) AngularJS
10 77 (23.62%) HTML5
11 76 (23.31%) J2EE
12 72 (22.09%) REST
13 68 (20.86%) XSLT
14 61 (18.71%) JMS
15 58 (17.79%) RESTful
16 54 (16.56%) Spring MVC
17 52 (15.95%) XHTML
18 51 (15.64%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 61 (18.71%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.04%) Management Information System
3 35 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (8.59%) RIA
5 18 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (4.91%) User Experience
7 15 (4.60%) Mobile App
8 14 (4.29%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.45%) Fintech
9 8 (2.45%) iPad
10 6 (1.84%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.53%) CMDB
11 5 (1.53%) Web 2.0
12 4 (1.23%) Clustering
13 3 (0.92%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.61%) DataPower
14 2 (0.61%) Equities
14 2 (0.61%) NHS
14 2 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.56%) Unix
2 51 (15.64%) Linux
3 45 (13.80%) Android
3 45 (13.80%) Apple iOS
4 39 (11.96%) Windows
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (0.92%) Solaris
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (28.83%) MVC
3 92 (28.22%) SDLC
4 89 (27.30%) SOA
5 72 (22.09%) UML
6 66 (20.25%) OO
7 59 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (17.48%) Open Source
8 57 (17.48%) Web Development
9 49 (15.03%) TDD
10 45 (13.80%) Mobile Development
11 44 (13.50%) Android Development
11 44 (13.50%) iOS Development
12 42 (12.88%) Scrum
13 41 (12.58%) E-Commerce
14 38 (11.66%) Unit Testing
15 31 (9.51%) Software Engineering
16 29 (8.90%) ITIL
17 28 (8.59%) Mentoring
18 24 (7.36%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 211 (64.72%) Java
2 129 (39.57%) JavaScript
3 112 (34.36%) SQL
4 66 (20.25%) C#
5 49 (15.03%) PHP
6 25 (7.67%) C++
6 25 (7.67%) XPath
7 23 (7.06%) VB.NET
8 20 (6.13%) PowerShell
9 15 (4.60%) Delphi
9 15 (4.60%) Pascal
9 15 (4.60%) VBA
10 12 (3.68%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.37%) Ruby
12 10 (3.07%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.07%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.15%) C
14 6 (1.84%) Python
14 6 (1.84%) VC++
14 6 (1.84%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 75 (23.01%) Degree
2 57 (17.48%) Security Cleared
3 56 (17.18%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.99%) ISEB
4 13 (3.99%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (1.23%) WAI
2 4 (1.23%) WCAG
3 1 (0.31%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.60%) Nagios
2 6 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.61%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.61%) Control-M
4 2 (0.61%) Kibana
4 2 (0.61%) logstash
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 134 (41.10%) Oracle
2 55 (16.87%) Adobe
3 42 (12.88%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.75%) IBM
5 13 (3.99%) Fiorano
5 13 (3.99%) ILOG
5 13 (3.99%) Splunk
5 13 (3.99%) Talend
5 13 (3.99%) WSO2
6 10 (3.07%) MuleSoft
6 10 (3.07%) ServiceNow
6 10 (3.07%) webMethods
7 9 (2.76%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.15%) Altova
9 6 (1.84%) Green Hat
9 6 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.84%) Terracotta
10 5 (1.53%) SAP
11 3 (0.92%) Sun
12 2 (0.61%) HP
London
Wipro
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago