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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 754 821 766
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -55
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 123 137 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.34% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 81 111 185
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
35610 40712 42399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.21% 38.33% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 34923 36449
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,459 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 94 £42,750 -10.00% 9
London +55 24 £55,000 -18.51% 1
South East +66 19 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West -20 16 £38,000 -10.58%
South West +7 14 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Wiltshire +24 13 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Liverpool - 10 £26,000 -
Merseyside - 10 £26,000 -
Yorkshire +21 9 £40,250 +21.05%
Chippenham +12 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Berkshire +59 8 £70,000 +30.23% 1
Maidenhead +8 8 £70,000 +30.23%
Hampshire +5 8 £41,250 -31.25%
West Yorkshire +40 6 £35,000 -18.60%
Leeds +22 6 £35,000 -18.60%
East of England -4 6 - - 2
Birmingham -11 6 £55,000 +100.00% 1
West Midlands -13 6 £55,000 +80.32% 1
Hertfordshire +11 5 - - 2
Portsmouth - 5 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes +22 3 £51,000 -
Cheshire +12 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +10 3 £51,000 +25.92%
South Yorkshire +3 3 £45,000 -
Manchester -41 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Corsham - 3 £32,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £45,000 -
City of London +25 2 £100,000 +63.26%
Sheffield +8 2 £45,000 -
Cardiff 0 2 £32,500 -7.14%

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 231 (88.17%) Web Services
2 211 (80.53%) SOAP
3 208 (79.39%) XML
4 134 (51.15%) Java
5 132 (50.38%) HTML
6 131 (50.00%) Oracle
7 124 (47.33%) SQL
8 109 (41.60%) XSD
8 109 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
9 106 (40.46%) JavaScript
10 87 (33.21%) .NET
11 82 (31.30%) XSLT
12 78 (29.77%) CSS
13 77 (29.39%) C#
14 70 (26.72%) Finance
15 69 (26.34%) SQL Server
16 68 (25.95%) SOA
16 68 (25.95%) SDLC
17 67 (25.57%) jQuery
17 67 (25.57%) REST
18 66 (25.19%) J2EE
19 63 (24.05%) AngularJS
20 60 (22.90%) Spring
21 58 (22.14%) JMS
21 58 (22.14%) MVC
22 57 (21.76%) Subversion
23 55 (20.99%) SC Cleared
23 55 (20.99%) Security Cleared
24 54 (20.61%) HTML5
24 54 (20.61%) Hibernate

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 (19.85%) WebLogic
2 51 (19.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 48 (18.32%) Oracle Service Bus
4 43 (16.41%) Apache
5 42 (16.03%) JBoss
6 35 (13.36%) WebSphere
7 31 (11.83%) Alfresco
7 31 (11.83%) Joomla!
8 28 (10.69%) IIS
9 26 (9.92%) Tomcat
10 19 (7.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 14 (5.34%) Jetty
11 14 (5.34%) nginx
12 10 (3.82%) WordPress
13 5 (1.91%) CMS
14 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (1.15%) SAS
15 2 (0.76%) Confluence
15 2 (0.76%) Liferay
Applications
1 28 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.05%) Fireworks
2 8 (3.05%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.15%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.15%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.87%) GitHub
2 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.38%) Force.com
4 1 (0.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.38%) PaaS
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (17.18%) SSL
2 33 (12.60%) HTTP
3 26 (9.92%) HTTPS
4 21 (8.02%) FTP
5 20 (7.63%) Internet
6 10 (3.82%) LDAP
7 9 (3.44%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.91%) SNMP
9 2 (0.76%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (26.34%) SQL Server
2 53 (20.23%) Relational Database
3 39 (14.89%) MongoDB
3 39 (14.89%) Oracle Database
4 35 (13.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 32 (12.21%) MySQL
6 24 (9.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (9.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (6.49%) MS Access
8 16 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (5.34%) InterSystems Cache
10 12 (4.58%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (4.58%) RDBMS
11 10 (3.82%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (3.05%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (21.76%) Subversion
2 51 (19.47%) Maven
3 40 (15.27%) Jenkins
4 33 (12.60%) Git (software)
5 28 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (9.54%) Ant
7 24 (9.16%) Eclipse
8 20 (7.63%) JUnit
9 18 (6.87%) Oracle Forms
10 16 (6.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 16 (6.11%) Visual Studio
11 14 (5.34%) Apache Ivy
11 14 (5.34%) Hudson
12 9 (3.44%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.44%) FitNesse
12 9 (3.44%) IntelliJ
12 9 (3.44%) Selenium
12 9 (3.44%) SpecFlow
12 9 (3.44%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (3.05%) Dreamweaver
General
1 70 (26.72%) Finance
2 28 (10.69%) Banking
3 23 (8.78%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.20%) Advertising
5 7 (2.67%) Retail
6 6 (2.29%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.91%) Marketing
8 3 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 141 (53.82%) Developer
2 35 (13.36%) Senior Developer
3 28 (10.69%) Software Developer
4 27 (10.31%) Architect
5 26 (9.92%) Administrator
5 26 (9.92%) Java Developer
6 24 (9.16%) Web Developer
7 23 (8.78%) .NET Developer
8 19 (7.25%) Analyst
8 19 (7.25%) C# Developer
8 19 (7.25%) Technical Administrator
9 16 (6.11%) Applications Support
9 16 (6.11%) Lead Developer
9 16 (6.11%) Oracle Developer
10 15 (5.73%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 15 (5.73%) SOA Developer
11 14 (5.34%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.58%) Integration Developer
12 12 (4.58%) Tester
13 9 (3.44%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (88.17%) Web Services
2 211 (80.53%) SOAP
3 208 (79.39%) XML
4 132 (50.38%) HTML
5 109 (41.60%) XSD
6 87 (33.21%) .NET
7 82 (31.30%) XSLT
8 78 (29.77%) CSS
9 67 (25.57%) jQuery
9 67 (25.57%) REST
10 66 (25.19%) J2EE
11 63 (24.05%) AngularJS
12 60 (22.90%) Spring
13 58 (22.14%) JMS
14 54 (20.61%) Hibernate
14 54 (20.61%) HTML5
15 53 (20.23%) RESTful
16 51 (19.47%) ASP.NET
17 43 (16.41%) JSP
18 39 (14.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.36%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.78%) Management Information System
3 19 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.34%) RIA
5 11 (4.20%) User Experience
6 9 (3.44%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.67%) Fintech
7 7 (2.67%) iPad
8 6 (2.29%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.91%) CMDB
9 5 (1.91%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.91%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.76%) DataPower
11 2 (0.76%) PMI
12 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.85%) Unix
2 49 (18.70%) Linux
3 47 (17.94%) Windows
4 31 (11.83%) Android
4 31 (11.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Solaris
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (25.95%) SDLC
2 68 (25.95%) SOA
3 58 (22.14%) MVC
4 53 (20.23%) OO
5 46 (17.56%) Open Source
6 36 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (13.36%) Mobile Development
7 35 (13.36%) UML
8 33 (12.60%) ITIL
9 32 (12.21%) E-Commerce
10 31 (11.83%) Android Development
10 31 (11.83%) iOS Development
10 31 (11.83%) Web Development
11 29 (11.07%) Software Engineering
12 26 (9.92%) TDD
13 25 (9.54%) Mentoring
14 24 (9.16%) BPEL
15 22 (8.40%) Service Design
16 20 (7.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 134 (51.15%) Java
2 124 (47.33%) SQL
3 106 (40.46%) JavaScript
4 77 (29.39%) C#
5 39 (14.89%) PHP
6 34 (12.98%) VB.NET
7 31 (11.83%) XPath
8 24 (9.16%) C++
9 22 (8.40%) PowerShell
10 20 (7.63%) Shell Script
11 17 (6.49%) Delphi
11 17 (6.49%) Pascal
11 17 (6.49%) PL/SQL
11 17 (6.49%) T-SQL
11 17 (6.49%) VBA
12 14 (5.34%) Python
13 13 (4.96%) C
14 12 (4.58%) Ruby
15 11 (4.20%) XQuery
16 7 (2.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (20.99%) SC Cleared
1 55 (20.99%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.98%) Degree
3 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.91%) ISEB
4 5 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.29%) QA
1 6 (2.29%) WAI
1 6 (2.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (3.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (6.49%) Nagios
2 6 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.76%) Ansible
3 2 (0.76%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.76%) Kibana
3 2 (0.76%) logstash
3 2 (0.76%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.38%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 131 (50.00%) Oracle
2 44 (16.79%) Microsoft
3 40 (15.27%) Adobe
4 25 (9.54%) IBM
5 14 (5.34%) ILOG
5 14 (5.34%) Splunk
6 10 (3.82%) ServiceNow
7 9 (3.44%) Fiorano
7 9 (3.44%) MuleSoft
7 9 (3.44%) Talend
7 9 (3.44%) WSO2
8 8 (3.05%) Atlassian
9 7 (2.67%) Altova
9 7 (2.67%) Google
10 6 (2.29%) SAP
11 5 (1.91%) Cisco
12 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.15%) Workday
14 2 (0.76%) CA Agile Central
14 2 (0.76%) Zend
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