The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 169 167 165
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 40 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 1.28% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 18
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
WSDL
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1615 1408 1695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.19% 38.32% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1173 1471
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WSDL
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WSDL Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WSDL
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

WSDL Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

WSDL
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Leeds -28 23 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Halifax - 13 £35,000 - 1
Bradford - 1 £42,500 -
WSDL
Yorkshire

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 93 (100.00%) XML
2 90 (96.77%) Web Services
3 81 (87.10%) SOAP
4 45 (48.39%) .NET
5 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (40.86%) SQL
7 35 (37.63%) Windows
8 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 27 (29.03%) XSD
10 24 (25.81%) QA
11 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
12 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
13 21 (22.58%) Internet
14 20 (21.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (21.51%) Test Planning
15 19 (20.43%) IIS
15 19 (20.43%) C#
16 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
16 18 (19.35%) Project Management
17 17 (18.28%) HP
17 17 (18.28%) ITIL
17 17 (18.28%) Test Automation
17 17 (18.28%) HP Quality Center
17 17 (18.28%) Test Management
17 17 (18.28%) Selenium
17 17 (18.28%) VMware
18 16 (17.20%) Windows XP
18 16 (17.20%) User Stories
19 15 (16.13%) UDDI
19 15 (16.13%) MVC

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (20.43%) IIS
2 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.30%) GlassFish
3 4 (4.30%) Apache
4 3 (3.23%) CICS
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) Internet
2 3 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (18.28%) Selenium
3 13 (13.98%) FitNesse
3 13 (13.98%) Cucumber
3 13 (13.98%) SpecFlow
4 12 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (7.53%) JUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.08%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.08%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Analyst
2 29 (31.18%) Consultant
3 27 (29.03%) Applications Support
4 26 (27.96%) Test Analyst
5 23 (24.73%) Agile Test Analyst
6 21 (22.58%) Developer
7 17 (18.28%) Applications Consultant
8 16 (17.20%) Applications Support Consultant
8 16 (17.20%) Support Consultant
8 16 (17.20%) .NET Developer
9 15 (16.13%) Software Developer
9 15 (16.13%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (15.05%) QA Analyst
11 12 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (10.75%) Technical Support
13 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
14 4 (4.30%) Tester
14 4 (4.30%) Technical Analyst
14 4 (4.30%) Software Tester
15 3 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (100.00%) XML
2 90 (96.77%) Web Services
3 81 (87.10%) SOAP
4 45 (48.39%) .NET
5 27 (29.03%) XSD
6 15 (16.13%) UDDI
7 7 (7.53%) JAXB
7 7 (7.53%) Hibernate
7 7 (7.53%) Spring
8 6 (6.45%) Java EE
9 5 (5.38%) XSLT
10 4 (4.30%) Middleware
10 4 (4.30%) XML Schema
10 4 (4.30%) Grails
10 4 (4.30%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.23%) HTML
12 2 (2.15%) J2EE
12 2 (2.15%) J2ME
12 2 (2.15%) J2SE
12 2 (2.15%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) W3C
2 3 (3.23%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.63%) Windows
2 16 (17.20%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.23%) zOS
3 3 (3.23%) Solaris
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.73%) Software Engineering
3 20 (21.51%) Test Planning
4 18 (19.35%) Project Management
5 17 (18.28%) ITIL
5 17 (18.28%) Test Automation
5 17 (18.28%) Test Management
6 16 (17.20%) User Stories
7 15 (16.13%) MVC
8 12 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 12 (12.90%) Usability Testing
9 10 (10.75%) DSDM
10 8 (8.60%) Agile Testing
11 7 (7.53%) TDD
11 7 (7.53%) BPEL
12 6 (6.45%) Automation Testing
13 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (5.38%) Software Testing
14 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Architecture
15 3 (3.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) SQL
2 19 (20.43%) C#
3 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.75%) Java
5 3 (3.23%) Perl
5 3 (3.23%) COBOL
5 3 (3.23%) Python
5 3 (3.23%) Ruby
5 3 (3.23%) Groovy
5 3 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) ISEB
1 3 (3.23%) Degree
1 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (18.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) HP
2 17 (18.28%) VMware
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago