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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 774 771 678
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -93
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 140 209 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.51% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 101 164 245
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £66,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +22.85%

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
37884 41185 44114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.86% 37.58% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 35208 37085
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,264 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -34 132 £47,500 +5.55% 19
London +22 42 £75,000 +15.38% 6
East of England +29 23 £50,000 -16.66% 4
North West -18 19 £35,000 -25.53%
South West -37 19 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Wiltshire +4 13 £35,000 -18.60% 1
South East +16 11 £42,500 - 2
Merseyside -13 11 £55,000 +15.78%
Chippenham 0 10 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -8 10 £37,500 +22.95% 2
Liverpool - 10 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +19 8 £52,500 -12.50%
Manchester -16 8 £35,000 -25.53%
Essex - 8 £47,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Wolverhampton +10 7 £37,500 +22.95%
Surrey +41 5 - -
Bristol +12 5 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge +9 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Basildon - 5 £47,500 - 2
Redhill - 5 - -
East Midlands +15 4 - -
Yorkshire -6 4 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Northampton - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
Hampshire +13 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Stockport -12 3 £32,500 -5.79%
Birmingham -22 3 £38,750 +1.97% 2
Portsmouth - 3 £42,500 - 1
Corsham - 3 £33,750 -

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 269 (78.65%) Web Services
2 262 (76.61%) XML
3 229 (66.96%) SOAP
4 221 (64.62%) Java
5 183 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (45.32%) HTML
7 131 (38.30%) JavaScript
8 129 (37.72%) Oracle
9 119 (34.80%) CSS
10 117 (34.21%) XSD
11 110 (32.16%) SQL
12 102 (29.82%) MVC
13 95 (27.78%) SDLC
14 94 (27.49%) SOA
14 94 (27.49%) Spring
15 93 (27.19%) SQL Server
16 88 (25.73%) Degree
17 87 (25.44%) Hibernate
18 86 (25.15%) Finance
19 85 (24.85%) jQuery
20 84 (24.56%) UML
21 83 (24.27%) .NET
22 80 (23.39%) HTML5
23 77 (22.51%) J2EE
24 76 (22.22%) Subversion
24 76 (22.22%) AngularJS
25 71 (20.76%) OO
26 70 (20.47%) Maven
26 70 (20.47%) Computer Science
27 69 (20.18%) REST

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 44 (12.87%) Apache
2 41 (11.99%) Alfresco
2 41 (11.99%) Joomla!
3 38 (11.11%) JBoss
3 38 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 38 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 31 (9.06%) WebSphere
5 22 (6.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 22 (6.43%) IIS
6 16 (4.68%) WordPress
7 14 (4.09%) nginx
7 14 (4.09%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (3.80%) Confluence
8 13 (3.80%) Jetty
9 11 (3.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.17%) CMS
12 3 (0.88%) CICS
12 3 (0.88%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 43 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.22%) MS Office
2 11 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (3.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.88%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.58%) Changepoint
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.80%) GitHub
2 8 (2.34%) SaaS
3 7 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.58%) Force.com
4 2 (0.58%) IaaS
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.58%) PaaS
5 1 (0.29%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.16%) Internet
2 40 (11.70%) HTTP
3 17 (4.97%) SSL
4 12 (3.51%) LDAP
5 11 (3.22%) HTTPS
6 10 (2.92%) FTP
7 2 (0.58%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (27.19%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.74%) Relational Database
3 45 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 44 (12.87%) MySQL
5 31 (9.06%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (6.43%) Oracle Database
7 18 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (4.39%) OLTP
10 14 (4.09%) RDBMS
10 14 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (3.80%) InterSystems Cache
11 13 (3.80%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (3.51%) Big Data
13 11 (3.22%) MS Access
14 10 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (1.46%) DB2
16 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 76 (22.22%) Subversion
2 70 (20.47%) Maven
3 56 (16.37%) Ant
4 49 (14.33%) Jenkins
5 33 (9.65%) Apache Ivy
6 29 (8.48%) Git (software)
7 28 (8.19%) JUnit
8 27 (7.89%) Eclipse
8 27 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
9 23 (6.73%) Hudson
10 22 (6.43%) JIRA
11 17 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (4.39%) Visual Studio
13 14 (4.09%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (3.80%) SoapUI
14 13 (3.80%) Talend Open Studio
15 12 (3.51%) TeamCity
16 11 (3.22%) Rational Rose
17 8 (2.34%) HP UFT
18 7 (2.05%) IntelliJ
General
1 86 (25.15%) Finance
2 42 (12.28%) Banking
3 37 (10.82%) Telecoms
4 27 (7.89%) Retail
5 7 (2.05%) Marketing
6 5 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.17%) Legal
8 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 200 (58.48%) Developer
2 84 (24.56%) Java Developer
3 59 (17.25%) Architect
4 37 (10.82%) Web Developer
5 34 (9.94%) .NET Developer
6 30 (8.77%) Senior Developer
7 27 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 27 (7.89%) Java Architect
8 23 (6.73%) Applications Developer
9 22 (6.43%) Analyst
10 18 (5.26%) Lead Developer
11 17 (4.97%) .NET Web Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Administrator
12 15 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Information Architect
12 15 (4.39%) Software Developer
13 13 (3.80%) Java Team Leader
13 13 (3.80%) PHP Developer
13 13 (3.80%) SOA Architect
13 13 (3.80%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (78.65%) Web Services
2 262 (76.61%) XML
3 229 (66.96%) SOAP
4 155 (45.32%) HTML
5 119 (34.80%) CSS
6 117 (34.21%) XSD
7 94 (27.49%) Spring
8 87 (25.44%) Hibernate
9 85 (24.85%) jQuery
10 83 (24.27%) .NET
11 80 (23.39%) HTML5
12 77 (22.51%) J2EE
13 76 (22.22%) AngularJS
14 69 (20.18%) REST
15 62 (18.13%) RESTful
16 59 (17.25%) XSLT
17 58 (16.96%) Spring MVC
18 55 (16.08%) JMS
19 54 (15.79%) XHTML
20 53 (15.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 70 (20.47%) Computer Science
2 43 (12.57%) Management Information System
3 35 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (8.77%) RIA
5 19 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 17 (4.97%) User Experience
7 14 (4.09%) Driving Licence
8 9 (2.63%) iPad
9 6 (1.75%) Clustering
9 6 (1.75%) Fintech
9 6 (1.75%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.46%) CMDB
10 5 (1.46%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.17%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.88%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.88%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.79%) Unix
2 51 (14.91%) Linux
3 48 (14.04%) Android
3 48 (14.04%) Apple iOS
4 43 (12.57%) Windows
5 6 (1.75%) Solaris
6 4 (1.17%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (29.82%) MVC
3 95 (27.78%) SDLC
4 94 (27.49%) SOA
5 84 (24.56%) UML
6 71 (20.76%) OO
7 60 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (17.25%) Web Development
9 52 (15.20%) Open Source
10 51 (14.91%) TDD
11 47 (13.74%) Scrum
12 44 (12.87%) Android Development
12 44 (12.87%) iOS Development
13 43 (12.57%) Mobile Development
13 43 (12.57%) Unit Testing
14 39 (11.40%) E-Commerce
15 32 (9.36%) Enterprise Architecture
16 30 (8.77%) Software Engineering
17 25 (7.31%) ITIL
17 25 (7.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 221 (64.62%) Java
2 131 (38.30%) JavaScript
3 110 (32.16%) SQL
4 66 (19.30%) C#
5 47 (13.74%) PHP
6 28 (8.19%) C++
7 24 (7.02%) VB.NET
8 16 (4.68%) PowerShell
8 16 (4.68%) XPath
9 13 (3.80%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.51%) Ruby
11 11 (3.22%) Delphi
11 11 (3.22%) Pascal
11 11 (3.22%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.22%) VBA
12 8 (2.34%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.75%) Python
13 6 (1.75%) VC++
14 5 (1.46%) Perl
15 4 (1.17%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (25.73%) Degree
2 52 (15.20%) Security Cleared
3 51 (14.91%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.80%) ISEB
4 13 (3.80%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.39%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) WAI
2 2 (0.58%) WCAG
3 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (3.22%) Nagios
2 6 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.58%) Control-M
4 2 (0.58%) Kibana
4 2 (0.58%) logstash
5 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 129 (37.72%) Oracle
2 55 (16.08%) Adobe
3 43 (12.57%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.56%) IBM
5 13 (3.80%) Fiorano
5 13 (3.80%) ILOG
5 13 (3.80%) Splunk
5 13 (3.80%) Talend
5 13 (3.80%) webMethods
5 13 (3.80%) WSO2
6 10 (2.92%) Altova
6 10 (2.92%) ServiceNow
7 9 (2.63%) Green Hat
7 9 (2.63%) Terracotta
8 7 (2.05%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.05%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.46%) SAP
11 4 (1.17%) Appcelerator
11 4 (1.17%) Sun
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