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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 736 740 763
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 205 227 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.54% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 169 155 187
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
39361 41877 48206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.39% 37.90% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34024 35645 40812
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +10 197 £50,000 +11.11% 33
London +24 57 £70,000 +47.36% 8
South West -1 38 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Leeds +24 28 £55,000 +120.00% 3
West Yorkshire +24 28 £55,000 +120.00% 3
Yorkshire +23 28 £55,000 +120.00% 3
North West -16 19 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Manchester -33 19 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +2 18 £48,750 -18.75% 4
Bristol +17 16 £35,000 -16.66% 3
Wiltshire -3 16 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Chippenham - 16 £35,000 -
East Midlands +20 15 £60,000 +26.31% 1
South East +21 14 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Northamptonshire - 12 £60,000 - 1
Northampton - 12 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 11 £50,000 - 2
East of England +17 8 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Hampshire +5 6 £46,250 -2.63%
Wolverhampton - 6 £37,500 - 1
Dorset +12 5 £38,000 +4.10%
Berkshire -2 5 £38,750 - 2
City of London +54 4 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Bournemouth +14 4 - -
Essex +11 4 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £27,500 - 1
Cambridge +2 4 £27,500 - 1
Nottingham +7 3 - -
Nottinghamshire -1 3 - -
Basingstoke -10 3 £45,000 -5.26%

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 274 (81.31%) XML
2 265 (78.64%) Web Services
3 224 (66.47%) Java
4 221 (65.58%) SOAP
5 196 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (39.47%) HTML
7 111 (32.94%) Oracle
8 106 (31.45%) SDLC
9 105 (31.16%) UML
9 105 (31.16%) Degree
10 104 (30.86%) SQL
11 102 (30.27%) Hibernate
12 100 (29.67%) MVC
13 98 (29.08%) JavaScript
14 95 (28.19%) CSS
14 95 (28.19%) SOA
15 94 (27.89%) .NET
16 92 (27.30%) Finance
17 91 (27.00%) SQL Server
18 90 (26.71%) Spring
19 83 (24.63%) XSD
20 81 (24.04%) TDD
21 80 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
22 79 (23.44%) Maven
23 74 (21.96%) Subversion
24 73 (21.66%) Computer Science
25 72 (21.36%) Ant
26 70 (20.77%) HTML5
27 68 (20.18%) Spring MVC
28 67 (19.88%) 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 51 (15.13%) Alfresco
1 51 (15.13%) Joomla!
2 42 (12.46%) Tomcat
3 38 (11.28%) Apache
4 33 (9.79%) WebLogic
5 28 (8.31%) JBoss
6 23 (6.82%) WebSphere
7 21 (6.23%) IIS
8 19 (5.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (3.86%) Confluence
10 12 (3.56%) CICS
10 12 (3.56%) MQSeries
11 9 (2.67%) FileNet
11 9 (2.67%) nginx
11 9 (2.67%) WordPress
12 8 (2.37%) Jetty
13 5 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.89%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 30 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.37%) MS Office
3 7 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.59%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.59%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.30%) BASE24
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.34%) SaaS
2 10 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.37%) GitHub
4 7 (2.08%) PaaS
5 6 (1.78%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.30%) Boomi
6 1 (0.30%) Force.com
6 1 (0.30%) Heroku
6 1 (0.30%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (18.40%) Internet
2 34 (10.09%) HTTP
3 16 (4.75%) SSL
4 12 (3.56%) LDAP
5 5 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.48%) VoIP
6 4 (1.19%) FTP
6 4 (1.19%) SMTP
7 2 (0.59%) DNS
7 2 (0.59%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.59%) LAN
7 2 (0.59%) PSTN
7 2 (0.59%) SMPP
7 2 (0.59%) Telnet
7 2 (0.59%) WAN
8 1 (0.30%) Firewall
8 1 (0.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (15.73%) MongoDB
3 39 (11.57%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (11.28%) Relational Database
5 29 (8.61%) MySQL
6 23 (6.82%) Oracle Database
7 22 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (5.64%) Big Data
8 19 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (4.45%) OLTP
10 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (2.97%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.67%) Adabas
13 8 (2.37%) DB2
13 8 (2.37%) InterSystems Cache
14 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (1.48%) MS Access
15 5 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 79 (23.44%) Maven
2 74 (21.96%) Subversion
3 72 (21.36%) Ant
4 52 (15.43%) Apache Ivy
5 42 (12.46%) Jenkins
6 40 (11.87%) Oracle Forms
7 21 (6.23%) JUnit
8 18 (5.34%) Eclipse
8 18 (5.34%) Hudson
9 16 (4.75%) Git (software)
9 16 (4.75%) JIRA
10 14 (4.15%) Visual Studio
11 12 (3.56%) SoapUI
11 12 (3.56%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 8 (2.37%) Rational Rose
13 8 (2.37%) Talend Open Studio
14 6 (1.78%) Gerrit
14 6 (1.78%) Gradle
General
1 92 (27.30%) Finance
2 48 (14.24%) Banking
3 46 (13.65%) Telecoms
4 22 (6.53%) Retail
5 5 (1.48%) Legal
6 4 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.59%) Back Office
7 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 182 (54.01%) Developer
2 100 (29.67%) Java Developer
3 74 (21.96%) Architect
4 30 (8.90%) Applications Developer
4 30 (8.90%) C# Developer
5 27 (8.01%) .NET Developer
6 25 (7.42%) Analyst
6 25 (7.42%) Java Architect
7 23 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (6.53%) Web Developer
9 19 (5.64%) Software Architect
10 18 (5.34%) .NET Architect
11 17 (5.04%) Big Data Architect
11 17 (5.04%) Java Software Architect
11 17 (5.04%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.04%) SQL Developer
12 16 (4.75%) Java Applications Developer
12 16 (4.75%) Senior Developer
13 15 (4.45%) Java Engineer
13 15 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (81.31%) XML
2 265 (78.64%) Web Services
3 221 (65.58%) SOAP
4 133 (39.47%) HTML
5 102 (30.27%) Hibernate
6 95 (28.19%) CSS
7 94 (27.89%) .NET
8 90 (26.71%) Spring
9 83 (24.63%) XSD
10 70 (20.77%) HTML5
11 68 (20.18%) Spring MVC
12 67 (19.88%) J2EE
12 67 (19.88%) JPA
13 60 (17.80%) XHTML
14 57 (16.91%) REST
15 54 (16.02%) Spring Web Flow
16 51 (15.13%) Dojo
16 51 (15.13%) RESTful
17 49 (14.54%) Apache Flex
18 45 (13.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.66%) Computer Science
2 43 (12.76%) RIA
3 31 (9.20%) Management Information System
4 24 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.93%) Mobile App
6 18 (5.34%) Mainframe
7 11 (3.26%) User Experience
8 10 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.37%) Blackberry
9 8 (2.37%) Clustering
10 7 (2.08%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.48%) Fintech
12 4 (1.19%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.19%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.19%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.89%) PKI
13 3 (0.89%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.59%) IVR
14 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (19.29%) Apple iOS
2 64 (18.99%) Android
3 50 (14.84%) Linux
4 35 (10.39%) Unix
5 33 (9.79%) Windows
6 14 (4.15%) Solaris
7 8 (2.37%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.37%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.59%) AIX
9 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (31.45%) SDLC
3 105 (31.16%) UML
4 100 (29.67%) MVC
5 95 (28.19%) SOA
6 81 (24.04%) TDD
7 80 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (18.40%) Web Development
9 60 (17.80%) OO
10 56 (16.62%) Mobile Development
11 54 (16.02%) Android Development
11 54 (16.02%) iOS Development
11 54 (16.02%) Open Source
12 53 (15.73%) Unit Testing
13 46 (13.65%) Scrum
14 36 (10.68%) OOD
15 34 (10.09%) Software Engineering
16 30 (8.90%) Enterprise Architecture
17 22 (6.53%) ETL
18 20 (5.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 224 (66.47%) Java
2 104 (30.86%) SQL
3 98 (29.08%) JavaScript
4 49 (14.54%) C#
5 37 (10.98%) PHP
6 26 (7.72%) C++
7 17 (5.04%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 11 (3.26%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.97%) VB
10 9 (2.67%) NATURAL
10 9 (2.67%) Ruby
11 8 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.08%) VB6
13 6 (1.78%) C
13 6 (1.78%) XPath
14 5 (1.48%) Delphi
14 5 (1.48%) Pascal
14 5 (1.48%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (31.16%) Degree
2 53 (15.73%) SC Cleared
2 53 (15.73%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.86%) ISEB
3 13 (3.86%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.30%) OCP
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.34%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 8 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.48%) Nagios
4 4 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.30%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 111 (32.94%) Oracle
2 47 (13.95%) Adobe
3 33 (9.79%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.86%) IBM
5 9 (2.67%) Pega
5 9 (2.67%) webMethods
6 8 (2.37%) Altova
6 8 (2.37%) Appcelerator
6 8 (2.37%) Fiorano
6 8 (2.37%) Green Hat
6 8 (2.37%) ILOG
6 8 (2.37%) Splunk
6 8 (2.37%) Talend
6 8 (2.37%) Terracotta
6 8 (2.37%) WSO2
7 7 (2.08%) Axway
7 7 (2.08%) Siemens
7 7 (2.08%) Sybase
8 6 (1.78%) Sun
9 5 (1.48%) Atlassian
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