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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 634 672 630
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -42
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 278 208 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 233 178 238
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 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45513 43072 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.84% 39.59% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38686 37347 42809
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 £62,500 £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 25 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 25 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 +38 271 £42,500 -5.55% 29
South East +29 93 £40,000 +5.26% 7
London -46 80 £55,000 - 6
City of London +4 43 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Yorkshire -19 42 £34,500 +1.47% 4
West Yorkshire -19 34 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Leeds -30 26 £34,500 +1.47% 2
Hampshire +2 23 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Oxfordshire - 18 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire +19 17 £45,000 +38.46%
Guildford +14 16 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Surrey -13 16 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Portsmouth -9 15 £23,000 +2.22% 1
East Midlands +5 14 £42,500 - 4
West Midlands +3 13 £31,500 +75.00%
Nottinghamshire +16 12 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Nottingham +8 12 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England +1 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
South West -5 10 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Windsor - 10 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire 0 9 £45,000 -
Luton - 9 £45,000 -
Brighton - 9 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex - 9 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £28,500 - 1
Halifax - 8 £35,000 - 1
York - 8 £28,500 - 1
North West -19 7 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Southampton +10 5 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Bristol +3 5 £35,000 - 1

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 406 (79.92%) XML
2 388 (76.38%) Web Services
3 354 (69.69%) SOAP
4 233 (45.87%) Java
5 198 (38.98%) SQL
6 185 (36.42%) .NET
7 175 (34.45%) SQL Server
8 172 (33.86%) HTML
9 160 (31.50%) JavaScript
10 144 (28.35%) CSS
10 144 (28.35%) XSD
11 140 (27.56%) Microsoft
12 136 (26.77%) C#
13 118 (23.23%) Scrum
14 117 (23.03%) Finance
15 116 (22.83%) MVC
15 116 (22.83%) OO
16 110 (21.65%) jQuery
17 102 (20.08%) XSLT
18 100 (19.69%) SOA
19 98 (19.29%) Oracle
20 96 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
21 91 (17.91%) Spring
22 90 (17.72%) Ajax
22 90 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
22 90 (17.72%) ASP.NET
22 90 (17.72%) REST
23 86 (16.93%) TDD
24 82 (16.14%) Windows
25 81 (15.94%) Visual Studio

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 66 (12.99%) IIS
2 51 (10.04%) Tomcat
3 46 (9.06%) Apache
4 40 (7.87%) WebSphere
5 36 (7.09%) WebLogic
6 24 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (3.94%) SharePoint
8 19 (3.74%) CMS
9 10 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (1.57%) Node.js
11 8 (1.57%) Joomla!
11 8 (1.57%) WebSphere Process Server
11 8 (1.57%) Alfresco
12 7 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (0.98%) GlassFish
Applications
1 32 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.94%) MS Office
3 17 (3.35%) Photoshop
4 15 (2.95%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.98%) MS Project
6 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.79%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.79%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.59%) Magento
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.39%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.56%) SaaS
2 7 (1.38%) Office 365
3 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 71 (13.98%) Internet
2 39 (7.68%) SSL
3 25 (4.92%) HTTP
4 8 (1.57%) 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%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 81 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (14.76%) Relational Database
4 67 (13.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 48 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (8.07%) MySQL
7 37 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (7.09%) Oracle Database
9 28 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (4.92%) Apache Accumulo
10 25 (4.92%) Hadoop
10 25 (4.92%) RDBMS
11 22 (4.33%) Big Data
12 14 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.57%) MongoDB
15 6 (1.18%) DB2
16 5 (0.98%) Informix
16 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 90 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 81 (15.94%) Selenium
2 81 (15.94%) Visual Studio
3 58 (11.42%) Cucumber
4 55 (10.83%) Maven
5 51 (10.04%) Subversion
6 44 (8.66%) Eclipse
7 39 (7.68%) SpecFlow
8 37 (7.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 36 (7.09%) Ant
9 36 (7.09%) FitNesse
10 31 (6.10%) Jenkins
11 25 (4.92%) Git (software)
12 24 (4.72%) JUnit
13 22 (4.33%) JIRA
14 18 (3.54%) TeamCity
14 18 (3.54%) Hudson
15 15 (2.95%) Dreamweaver
16 14 (2.76%) JDeveloper
16 14 (2.76%) Mockito
General
1 117 (23.03%) Finance
2 23 (4.53%) Banking
3 22 (4.33%) Retail
3 22 (4.33%) Marketing
4 15 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.57%) Legal
5 8 (1.57%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.18%) Games
7 4 (0.79%) Law
8 3 (0.59%) Back Office
8 3 (0.59%) Military
9 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.39%) French Language
9 2 (0.39%) German Language
9 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 264 (51.97%) Developer
2 95 (18.70%) Java Developer
3 87 (17.13%) Consultant
4 74 (14.57%) Analyst
5 67 (13.19%) .NET Developer
6 52 (10.24%) Test Analyst
7 41 (8.07%) Applications Support
8 37 (7.28%) Architect
9 35 (6.89%) Senior Developer
10 26 (5.12%) Technical Consultant
11 25 (4.92%) Applications Consultant
12 24 (4.72%) Support Consultant
12 24 (4.72%) Software Developer
12 24 (4.72%) Software Engineer
12 24 (4.72%) Applications Support Consultant
12 24 (4.72%) Agile Test Analyst
13 23 (4.53%) Web Developer
14 17 (3.35%) C# Developer
15 16 (3.15%) Technical Support
15 16 (3.15%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (79.92%) XML
2 388 (76.38%) Web Services
3 354 (69.69%) SOAP
4 185 (36.42%) .NET
5 172 (33.86%) HTML
6 144 (28.35%) CSS
6 144 (28.35%) XSD
7 110 (21.65%) jQuery
8 102 (20.08%) XSLT
9 91 (17.91%) Spring
10 90 (17.72%) Ajax
10 90 (17.72%) ASP.NET
10 90 (17.72%) REST
11 76 (14.96%) HTML5
12 75 (14.76%) JSON
13 62 (12.20%) WCF
14 61 (12.01%) .NET Framework
15 57 (11.22%) JDBC
16 52 (10.24%) CSS3
17 43 (8.46%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 36 (7.09%) Open Source
3 29 (5.71%) RIA
4 20 (3.94%) N-Tier
5 16 (3.15%) Mathematics
6 13 (2.56%) Data Integration
7 12 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.57%) Clustering
8 8 (1.57%) NHS
8 8 (1.57%) W3C
9 7 (1.38%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.18%) SystemC
11 5 (0.98%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.79%) DataPower
13 3 (0.59%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.59%) Social Media
13 3 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (16.14%) Windows
2 62 (12.20%) Linux
3 42 (8.27%) UNIX
4 25 (4.92%) Windows XP
5 12 (2.36%) Android
6 10 (1.97%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.98%) Solaris
8 3 (0.59%) zOS
8 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.39%) CentOS
9 2 (0.39%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (23.23%) Scrum
2 116 (22.83%) MVC
2 116 (22.83%) OO
3 100 (19.69%) SOA
4 96 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (16.93%) TDD
6 68 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (12.60%) Software Engineering
8 51 (10.04%) UML
8 51 (10.04%) Test Management
9 50 (9.84%) E-Commerce
10 38 (7.48%) Web Development
11 37 (7.28%) Project Management
12 31 (6.10%) OOA/OOD
12 31 (6.10%) Software Testing
13 28 (5.51%) ITIL
13 28 (5.51%) Data Modelling
13 28 (5.51%) Unit Testing
14 26 (5.12%) CRM
14 26 (5.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 233 (45.87%) Java
2 198 (38.98%) SQL
3 160 (31.50%) JavaScript
4 136 (26.77%) C#
5 39 (7.68%) PHP
6 34 (6.69%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.50%) C
8 31 (6.10%) VB.NET
9 27 (5.31%) VB
10 24 (4.72%) XPath
11 18 (3.54%) VBScript
12 15 (2.95%) Perl
13 12 (2.36%) C++
14 11 (2.17%) Python
15 10 (1.97%) Ruby
16 8 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.38%) Scala
17 7 (1.38%) Apex Code
17 7 (1.38%) VB6
17 7 (1.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 68 (13.39%) Degree
2 26 (5.12%) ISEB
3 21 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.95%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.77%) HND
6 6 (1.18%) MCDBA
6 6 (1.18%) MCP
6 6 (1.18%) MCSD
6 6 (1.18%) MCTS
6 6 (1.18%) MCITP
7 5 (0.98%) 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 (10.63%) QA
2 15 (2.95%) WCAG
2 15 (2.95%) WAI
3 8 (1.57%) SLA
3 8 (1.57%) HL7
4 5 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.79%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 47 (9.25%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.95%) 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%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 140 (27.56%) Microsoft
2 98 (19.29%) Oracle
3 53 (10.43%) HP
4 24 (4.72%) Adobe
5 22 (4.33%) JBoss
6 21 (4.13%) IBM
6 21 (4.13%) VMware
7 14 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.97%) SAP
9 9 (1.77%) Perforce
10 6 (1.18%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.18%) Software AG
10 6 (1.18%) AccuRev
10 6 (1.18%) DevExpress
11 5 (0.98%) Google
11 5 (0.98%) Sun
11 5 (0.98%) Compuware
12 4 (0.79%) Siebel
12 4 (0.79%) Chordiant
12 4 (0.79%) Cisco
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 23 days holiday + contributory pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, pioneering professional environment an
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital One
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Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
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