The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 170 145 151
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 37 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.76% 0.64% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 1.74% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 25
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 £32,500 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £68,750 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1746 1319 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.76% 36.97% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1064 1267
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSDL
Yorkshire

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -29 28 £34,000 - 2
Halifax - 9 £35,000 - 1
WSDL
Yorkshire

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 101 (100.00%) XML
2 98 (97.03%) Web Services
3 93 (92.08%) SOAP
4 48 (47.52%) .NET
5 46 (45.54%) Windows
6 41 (40.59%) SQL
7 37 (36.63%) SQL Server
8 34 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (30.69%) XSD
10 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
11 29 (28.71%) Internet
12 28 (27.72%) IIS
12 28 (27.72%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (25.74%) QA
14 25 (24.75%) Selenium
14 25 (24.75%) Test Automation
14 25 (24.75%) Test Management
14 25 (24.75%) HP Quality Center
14 25 (24.75%) Finance
14 25 (24.75%) HP
15 23 (22.77%) Usability Testing
16 22 (21.78%) User Stories
16 22 (21.78%) Windows XP
17 19 (18.81%) Cucumber
17 19 (18.81%) FitNesse
17 19 (18.81%) SpecFlow
18 17 (16.83%) VMware
18 17 (16.83%) ITIL
19 15 (14.85%) C#
20 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (27.72%) IIS
2 3 (2.97%) CICS
2 3 (2.97%) Apache
2 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.97%) GlassFish
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.71%) Internet
2 7 (6.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (24.75%) Selenium
3 19 (18.81%) Cucumber
3 19 (18.81%) FitNesse
3 19 (18.81%) SpecFlow
4 13 (12.87%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.97%) InstallShield
5 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.97%) JUnit
6 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.99%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Marketing
3 2 (1.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (39.60%) Analyst
2 37 (36.63%) Consultant
3 36 (35.64%) Applications Support
4 30 (29.70%) Test Analyst
5 25 (24.75%) Agile Test Analyst
5 25 (24.75%) Applications Consultant
6 24 (23.76%) Support Consultant
6 24 (23.76%) Applications Support Consultant
7 16 (15.84%) Developer
8 12 (11.88%) Technical Support
8 12 (11.88%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (10.89%) .NET Developer
10 10 (9.90%) Software Developer
11 9 (8.91%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (6.93%) QA Analyst
13 6 (5.94%) Software Tester
13 6 (5.94%) Technical Analyst
13 6 (5.94%) Tester
14 4 (3.96%) Architect
14 4 (3.96%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) XML
2 98 (97.03%) Web Services
3 93 (92.08%) SOAP
4 48 (47.52%) .NET
5 31 (30.69%) XSD
6 9 (8.91%) UDDI
7 6 (5.94%) XSLT
8 5 (4.95%) Middleware
8 5 (4.95%) Java EE
8 5 (4.95%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.97%) XML Schema
9 3 (2.97%) JAXB
9 3 (2.97%) HTML
9 3 (2.97%) Grails
9 3 (2.97%) Spring
9 3 (2.97%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.98%) Java ME
10 2 (1.98%) Java SE
10 2 (1.98%) J2EE
10 2 (1.98%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) W3C
2 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.54%) Windows
2 22 (21.78%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.97%) zOS
3 3 (2.97%) Solaris
3 3 (2.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.75%) Test Automation
2 25 (24.75%) Test Management
3 23 (22.77%) Usability Testing
4 22 (21.78%) User Stories
5 17 (16.83%) ITIL
6 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
7 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
7 13 (12.87%) Project Management
8 9 (8.91%) DSDM
8 9 (8.91%) MVC
9 8 (7.92%) BPEL
10 7 (6.93%) Software Testing
11 6 (5.94%) TDD
12 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.95%) Agile Testing
13 3 (2.97%) Data Modelling
13 3 (2.97%) SOA
13 3 (2.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.59%) SQL
2 15 (14.85%) C#
3 12 (11.88%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.92%) Java
5 3 (2.97%) Python
5 3 (2.97%) Perl
5 3 (2.97%) COBOL
5 3 (2.97%) Scala
5 3 (2.97%) Groovy
5 3 (2.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) ISEB
2 3 (2.97%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.74%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (24.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.75%) HP
3 17 (16.83%) VMware
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago