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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 204 212
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.20% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.55% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Average salary - £31,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +7.14%
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
2115 2008 2037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.12% 37.19% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 1720 1816
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Android

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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