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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 221 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.17% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.45% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £60,000 £30,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
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
2142 2011 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.82% 37.22% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 1729 1897
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 3 July 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) XSL
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) OS/390
3 1 (25.00%) zOS
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat