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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 207 146 174
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +28
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 4 57 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.078% 1.14% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 3.17% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 44 20
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1744 1800 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.01% 36.13% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1428 1267
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 1 April 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
Leeds -50 3 £40,500 +15.71%
Bradford - 1 £42,500 -
WSDL
Yorkshire

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) .NET
6 8 (44.44%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) C
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 7 (38.89%) User Stories
8 6 (33.33%) DSDM
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 6 (33.33%) Internet
8 6 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 6 (33.33%) Time Management
9 5 (27.78%) JUnit
9 5 (27.78%) JAXB
9 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
9 5 (27.78%) Spring
9 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
10 4 (22.22%) SOAP
10 4 (22.22%) Apache
10 4 (22.22%) ETL
10 4 (22.22%) XML Schema
10 4 (22.22%) W3C
10 4 (22.22%) GlassFish

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) GlassFish
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) OLTP
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Product Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) JAXB
5 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
5 5 (27.78%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 4 (22.22%) XML Schema
7 3 (16.67%) Java EE
7 3 (16.67%) Grails
7 3 (16.67%) UDDI
8 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) User Stories
3 6 (33.33%) DSDM
3 6 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) RAD
7 1 (5.56%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) C
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft