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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
UK
Rank 717 787 698
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -89
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 134 131 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 89 109 182
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%

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
33290 37705 39310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.48% 38.12% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28768 32467 33904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +63 109 £47,250 +5.00% 21
London +54 40 £52,500 -31.14% 7
South East +73 16 £45,000 +5.26% 2
South West -2 15 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Wiltshire +21 13 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Chippenham +14 12 £33,750 -3.57% 2
North West -9 12 £38,000 +1.33% 3
East of England +24 11 - -
Hertfordshire +21 11 - -
Hampshire - 9 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +13 8 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands +1 7 £55,000 +80.32% 2
Basingstoke - 7 £45,000 -
Leeds +22 6 £41,250 -8.33% 2
West Yorkshire +18 6 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Birmingham +1 6 £55,000 +100.00%
Cheshire +13 5 - - 1
Merseyside - 4 £26,000 -
Liverpool - 4 £26,000 -
Milton Keynes +19 3 £51,000 -
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £51,000 +25.92%
Manchester -24 3 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Berkshire +33 2 £51,250 -6.81% 2
South Yorkshire +3 2 £45,000 -
Sheffield +3 2 £45,000 -
Bristol +1 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Droitwich -3 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Worcestershire -15 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £75,000 -

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 216 (87.10%) SOAP
1 216 (87.10%) Web Services
2 209 (84.27%) XML
3 145 (58.47%) Oracle
4 141 (56.85%) SQL
5 119 (47.98%) HTML
5 119 (47.98%) XSD
6 114 (45.97%) Java
7 98 (39.52%) JavaScript
8 97 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
9 86 (34.68%) .NET
10 82 (33.06%) WebLogic
11 80 (32.26%) XSLT
12 79 (31.85%) C#
13 76 (30.65%) JMS
14 70 (28.23%) Finance
15 69 (27.82%) SOA
16 67 (27.02%) REST
17 66 (26.61%) Subversion
18 65 (26.21%) J2EE
18 65 (26.21%) JBoss
19 64 (25.81%) Maven
20 63 (25.40%) CSS
21 62 (25.00%) Spring
21 62 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
22 61 (24.60%) Jenkins
23 60 (24.19%) Linux
24 58 (23.39%) Oracle Database
25 57 (22.98%) Relational Database
26 56 (22.58%) WebSphere

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 82 (33.06%) WebLogic
2 65 (26.21%) JBoss
3 62 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 56 (22.58%) WebSphere
5 53 (21.37%) Oracle Service Bus
6 37 (14.92%) Apache
7 33 (13.31%) Alfresco
7 33 (13.31%) Joomla!
8 30 (12.10%) Tomcat
9 24 (9.68%) Jetty
9 24 (9.68%) nginx
10 23 (9.27%) IIS
11 10 (4.03%) WordPress
12 7 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (2.02%) CMS
13 5 (2.02%) Mule
13 5 (2.02%) Mule ESB
14 4 (1.61%) Confluence
15 3 (1.21%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.23%) Fireworks
2 8 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.23%) Workday HCM
2 7 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.02%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (2.02%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.81%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.08%) GitHub
2 8 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.21%) Force.com
5 2 (0.81%) FinancialForce.com
5 2 (0.81%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Boomi
6 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.15%) SSL
2 29 (11.69%) HTTP
3 25 (10.08%) HTTPS
4 15 (6.05%) FTP
5 14 (5.65%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.84%) Internet
7 10 (4.03%) SNMP
8 2 (0.81%) LDAP
9 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.39%) Oracle Database
2 57 (22.98%) Relational Database
3 56 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 47 (18.95%) SQL Server
5 41 (16.53%) MongoDB
6 33 (13.31%) MySQL
7 27 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (10.48%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (10.08%) MS Access
10 24 (9.68%) InterSystems Cache
11 20 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (7.26%) Oracle Database 12c
13 15 (6.05%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (3.63%) RDBMS
16 8 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (2.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 66 (26.61%) Subversion
2 64 (25.81%) Maven
3 61 (24.60%) Jenkins
4 32 (12.90%) Eclipse
5 31 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 29 (11.69%) Ant
7 28 (11.29%) JUnit
8 26 (10.48%) Sonatype Nexus
8 26 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (10.08%) Oracle Forms
10 24 (9.68%) Hudson
11 19 (7.66%) Talend Open Studio
12 11 (4.44%) Visual Studio
13 10 (4.03%) CppUnit
13 10 (4.03%) GDB
13 10 (4.03%) JIRA
13 10 (4.03%) Valgrind
13 10 (4.03%) XMLSpy
14 9 (3.63%) Selenium
14 9 (3.63%) SoapUI
General
1 70 (28.23%) Finance
2 38 (15.32%) Banking
3 23 (9.27%) Telecoms
4 20 (8.06%) Advertising
5 6 (2.42%) Marketing
6 5 (2.02%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.61%) Retail
8 3 (1.21%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (48.79%) Developer
2 31 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 31 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 25 (10.08%) Analyst
3 25 (10.08%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (10.08%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 25 (10.08%) SOA Developer
4 24 (9.68%) Architect
5 23 (9.27%) Lead Developer
6 22 (8.87%) Software Engineer
7 19 (7.66%) C# Developer
8 18 (7.26%) .NET Developer
9 16 (6.45%) Administrator
9 16 (6.45%) Tester
10 15 (6.05%) Applications Support
10 15 (6.05%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.05%) Web Developer
11 14 (5.65%) Integration Developer
11 14 (5.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (5.65%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (87.10%) SOAP
1 216 (87.10%) Web Services
2 209 (84.27%) XML
3 119 (47.98%) HTML
3 119 (47.98%) XSD
4 86 (34.68%) .NET
5 80 (32.26%) XSLT
6 76 (30.65%) JMS
7 67 (27.02%) REST
8 65 (26.21%) J2EE
9 63 (25.40%) CSS
10 62 (25.00%) Spring
11 56 (22.58%) Hibernate
11 56 (22.58%) JSP
12 54 (21.77%) AngularJS
13 52 (20.97%) RESTful
14 47 (18.95%) ASP.NET
15 42 (16.94%) Middleware
16 41 (16.53%) Ajax
16 41 (16.53%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.23%) RIA
5 7 (2.82%) Fintech
6 6 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.42%) User Experience
7 5 (2.02%) DataPower
8 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.21%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.81%) PMI
11 1 (0.40%) CMDB
11 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.40%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.40%) Informatics
11 1 (0.40%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 60 (24.19%) Linux
2 53 (21.37%) Unix
3 47 (18.95%) Windows
4 33 (13.31%) Android
4 33 (13.31%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (27.82%) SOA
3 55 (22.18%) MVC
4 52 (20.97%) Open Source
5 51 (20.56%) OO
5 51 (20.56%) SDLC
6 40 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 38 (15.32%) BPEL
8 37 (14.92%) Mobile Development
9 34 (13.71%) UML
10 33 (13.31%) Android Development
10 33 (13.31%) iOS Development
11 30 (12.10%) ITIL
12 29 (11.69%) Analytics
13 26 (10.48%) E-Commerce
13 26 (10.48%) ETL
13 26 (10.48%) RUP
13 26 (10.48%) Workflow
14 25 (10.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 141 (56.85%) SQL
2 114 (45.97%) Java
3 98 (39.52%) JavaScript
4 79 (31.85%) C#
5 37 (14.92%) PHP
6 32 (12.90%) C++
7 29 (11.69%) VB.NET
7 29 (11.69%) XPath
8 28 (11.29%) Shell Script
9 26 (10.48%) PowerShell
10 25 (10.08%) Delphi
10 25 (10.08%) Pascal
10 25 (10.08%) VBA
11 23 (9.27%) PL/SQL
12 20 (8.06%) Python
12 20 (8.06%) T-SQL
13 19 (7.66%) C
14 17 (6.85%) Groovy
15 12 (4.84%) Ruby
16 11 (4.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 52 (20.97%) SC Cleared
1 52 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 25 (10.08%) Degree
3 9 (3.63%) ISEB
4 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.40%) AAT
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.82%) QA
2 6 (2.42%) WAI
2 6 (2.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (10.08%) Nagios
2 4 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
3 2 (0.81%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 145 (58.47%) Oracle
2 36 (14.52%) IBM
3 35 (14.11%) Microsoft
4 24 (9.68%) ILOG
4 24 (9.68%) Splunk
5 19 (7.66%) Talend
6 17 (6.85%) Adobe
6 17 (6.85%) Altova
7 16 (6.45%) WSO2
8 14 (5.65%) Fiorano
9 10 (4.03%) Google
9 10 (4.03%) MuleSoft
10 9 (3.63%) SAP
10 9 (3.63%) TIBCO
11 8 (3.23%) Workday
12 7 (2.82%) Atlassian
12 7 (2.82%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.42%) hybris
14 5 (2.02%) LexisNexis
14 5 (2.02%) WorldPay
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