The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 224 212 192
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -20
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.088% 0.059% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £35,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
WSDL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1835 1785 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.23% 35.28% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1615 1301
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSDL across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WSDL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSDL across the West Midlands region.

WSDL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WSDL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

WSDL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WSDL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Birmingham - 3 £50,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) PHP
4 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) SOA
5 7 (43.75%) Web Development
6 6 (37.50%) MySQL
6 6 (37.50%) XSD
6 6 (37.50%) Apache
6 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 4 (25.00%) QlikView
8 4 (25.00%) EDI
8 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (25.00%) CRM
8 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (25.00%) Spring
8 4 (25.00%) LAMP

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) CICS
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (6.25%) CMS
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Kentico
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) QlikView
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Architect
6 2 (12.50%) SOA Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) XSD
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) EDI
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) JDBC
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) Middleware
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
1 8 (50.00%) SOA
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Database Theory
5 2 (12.50%) EAI
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database Theory
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) BEA
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus + Discounts
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