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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 764 725 708
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -17
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 163 260 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.63% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 128 208 234
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +14.66%

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
38068 41565 45717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.75% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33087 35470 38904
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -64 157 £52,500 +16.66% 19
London +45 51 £75,000 +27.65% 4
North West -20 21 £35,000 -25.53% 3
South West -28 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East of England +32 18 £52,500 -12.50% 3
West Midlands - 15 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire +9 13 £35,000 -18.60%
South East -4 12 £52,925 +24.52% 5
Yorkshire +4 11 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Chippenham +1 11 £35,000 -
Manchester -22 11 £35,000 -25.53% 2
Leeds +19 10 £50,000 +100.00%
West Yorkshire +7 10 £50,000 +100.00%
Merseyside -3 10 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Wolverhampton - 9 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +21 8 £52,500 -12.50%
East Midlands +8 8 - -
Northamptonshire - 8 - -
Northampton - 8 - -
Berkshire +8 7 £58,350 +94.50% 1
Liverpool - 7 £55,000 -
Bristol +19 6 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Birmingham - 6 £38,750 -
Essex - 6 £45,000 -
Surrey +26 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £75,000 +114.28% 3
Bracknell -12 4 £58,350 +94.50%
Redhill - 4 - -
Southport +2 3 - - 1
Stockport -8 3 £32,500 -5.79% 1

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 281 (76.99%) XML
2 277 (75.89%) Web Services
3 244 (66.85%) Java
4 233 (63.84%) SOAP
5 205 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (40.55%) HTML
7 132 (36.16%) Oracle
8 129 (35.34%) JavaScript
9 121 (33.15%) CSS
10 116 (31.78%) XSD
11 108 (29.59%) SOA
12 105 (28.77%) MVC
13 103 (28.22%) UML
13 103 (28.22%) SQL
14 101 (27.67%) SDLC
15 100 (27.40%) SQL Server
16 99 (27.12%) Degree
17 94 (25.75%) Spring
18 93 (25.48%) Hibernate
19 88 (24.11%) Finance
20 82 (22.47%) jQuery
21 81 (22.19%) HTML5
21 81 (22.19%) .NET
22 80 (21.92%) Subversion
23 75 (20.55%) J2EE
24 74 (20.27%) Maven
25 73 (20.00%) OO
26 71 (19.45%) Computer Science
26 71 (19.45%) AngularJS
27 70 (19.18%) 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 46 (12.60%) Alfresco
1 46 (12.60%) Joomla!
2 41 (11.23%) Apache
3 36 (9.86%) Tomcat
4 35 (9.59%) WebLogic
5 30 (8.22%) JBoss
6 24 (6.58%) WebSphere
7 20 (5.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 18 (4.93%) IIS
9 15 (4.11%) Confluence
10 13 (3.56%) WordPress
11 11 (3.01%) nginx
11 11 (3.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (2.74%) Jetty
12 10 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (1.64%) CICS
13 6 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (1.64%) MQSeries
14 4 (1.10%) FileNet
15 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 45 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.01%) MS Office
2 11 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (3.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.55%) Changepoint
2 2 (0.55%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.27%) BASE24
3 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.01%) GitHub
2 10 (2.74%) SaaS
3 7 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.10%) PaaS
5 3 (0.82%) IaaS
6 2 (0.55%) Force.com
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.27%) Boomi
7 1 (0.27%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.27%) Heroku
7 1 (0.27%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.97%) Internet
2 46 (12.60%) HTTP
3 15 (4.11%) SSL
4 12 (3.29%) LDAP
5 9 (2.47%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.92%) FTP
7 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.55%) Cisco ICM
8 2 (0.55%) Telnet
9 1 (0.27%) Firewall
9 1 (0.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 48 (13.15%) MongoDB
3 41 (11.23%) MySQL
4 40 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 37 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (6.30%) Oracle Database
7 22 (6.03%) OLTP
8 18 (4.93%) Big Data
8 18 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (3.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.29%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (3.01%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
14 9 (2.47%) MS Access
15 6 (1.64%) DB2
16 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
17 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (21.92%) Subversion
2 74 (20.27%) Maven
3 63 (17.26%) Ant
4 44 (12.05%) Jenkins
5 42 (11.51%) Apache Ivy
6 36 (9.86%) Oracle Forms
7 22 (6.03%) Git (software)
7 22 (6.03%) JIRA
7 22 (6.03%) JUnit
8 21 (5.75%) Eclipse
9 20 (5.48%) Hudson
10 18 (4.93%) Visual Studio
11 15 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (3.56%) SoapUI
13 12 (3.29%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (3.01%) Rational Rose
15 10 (2.74%) Talend Open Studio
15 10 (2.74%) TeamCity
16 7 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 5 (1.37%) HP UFT
General
1 88 (24.11%) Finance
2 45 (12.33%) Banking
3 43 (11.78%) Telecoms
4 31 (8.49%) Retail
5 6 (1.64%) Marketing
6 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Legal
8 2 (0.55%) Front Office
8 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 211 (57.81%) Developer
2 97 (26.58%) Java Developer
3 75 (20.55%) Architect
4 37 (10.14%) Web Developer
5 36 (9.86%) .NET Developer
6 31 (8.49%) Java Architect
7 29 (7.95%) Applications Developer
8 28 (7.67%) Senior Developer
9 25 (6.85%) C# Developer
10 21 (5.75%) Information Architect
11 20 (5.48%) Analyst
12 19 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (4.93%) .NET Architect
13 18 (4.93%) Software Architect
14 17 (4.66%) .NET Web Developer
14 17 (4.66%) Big Data Architect
14 17 (4.66%) Java Software Architect
15 16 (4.38%) Lead Developer
16 15 (4.11%) Java Team Leader
16 15 (4.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (76.99%) XML
2 277 (75.89%) Web Services
3 233 (63.84%) SOAP
4 148 (40.55%) HTML
5 121 (33.15%) CSS
6 116 (31.78%) XSD
7 94 (25.75%) Spring
8 93 (25.48%) Hibernate
9 82 (22.47%) jQuery
10 81 (22.19%) .NET
10 81 (22.19%) HTML5
11 75 (20.55%) J2EE
12 71 (19.45%) AngularJS
13 70 (19.18%) REST
14 66 (18.08%) Spring MVC
15 62 (16.99%) RESTful
16 58 (15.89%) JPA
16 58 (15.89%) XHTML
17 55 (15.07%) JMS
18 54 (14.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.45%) Computer Science
2 49 (13.42%) Management Information System
3 34 (9.32%) RIA
4 33 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.30%) Mobile App
6 19 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (4.11%) User Experience
8 14 (3.84%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.47%) iPad
10 7 (1.92%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.92%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.64%) Clustering
12 4 (1.10%) CMDB
12 4 (1.10%) Fintech
12 4 (1.10%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.82%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.82%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.89%) Android
1 58 (15.89%) Apple iOS
2 52 (14.25%) Unix
3 43 (11.78%) Windows
4 42 (11.51%) Linux
5 7 (1.92%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.92%) Solaris
5 7 (1.92%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (29.59%) SOA
3 105 (28.77%) MVC
4 103 (28.22%) UML
5 101 (27.67%) SDLC
6 73 (20.00%) OO
7 68 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (17.81%) TDD
9 62 (16.99%) Web Development
10 55 (15.07%) Scrum
11 52 (14.25%) Open Source
12 51 (13.97%) Mobile Development
13 49 (13.42%) Android Development
13 49 (13.42%) iOS Development
14 45 (12.33%) Unit Testing
15 39 (10.68%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (9.32%) E-Commerce
17 30 (8.22%) OOD
18 29 (7.95%) Software Engineering
19 26 (7.12%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 244 (66.85%) Java
2 129 (35.34%) JavaScript
3 103 (28.22%) SQL
4 55 (15.07%) C#
5 49 (13.42%) PHP
6 20 (5.48%) C++
7 16 (4.38%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 14 (3.84%) XPath
10 13 (3.56%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.56%) Ruby
11 9 (2.47%) Delphi
11 9 (2.47%) Pascal
11 9 (2.47%) VBA
12 7 (1.92%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.37%) Perl
13 5 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.37%) VB
14 3 (0.82%) C
14 3 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 99 (27.12%) Degree
2 56 (15.34%) Security Cleared
3 55 (15.07%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.56%) ISEB
4 13 (3.56%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.27%) OCP
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.66%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.47%) Nagios
2 3 (0.82%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.55%) Control-M
3 2 (0.55%) Kibana
3 2 (0.55%) logstash
4 1 (0.27%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 132 (36.16%) Oracle
2 57 (15.62%) Adobe
3 41 (11.23%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.11%) IBM
5 14 (3.84%) webMethods
6 10 (2.74%) Altova
6 10 (2.74%) Fiorano
6 10 (2.74%) Green Hat
6 10 (2.74%) ILOG
6 10 (2.74%) Splunk
6 10 (2.74%) Talend
6 10 (2.74%) Terracotta
6 10 (2.74%) WSO2
7 8 (2.19%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.92%) Appcelerator
9 6 (1.64%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.64%) SAP
10 5 (1.37%) Sybase
11 4 (1.10%) Sun
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-45k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Required IT Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi working, parking, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + medical + pension + life assurance + others
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: £75K-£90K+ full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 75000-90000 Per Annum Bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago