The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 199 198 203
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 51 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.97% 1.03% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 25
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £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
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2588 2133 2519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.74% 39.71% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2093 1729 2179
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WSDL
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSDL Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WSDL
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WSDL Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WSDL
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -7 39 £35,000 +2.94% 2
North Yorkshire -7 11 £28,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -18 1 £42,500 +57.40%
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 105 (99.06%) XML
2 102 (96.23%) Web Services
3 93 (87.74%) SOAP
4 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (42.45%) SQL Server
6 43 (40.57%) .NET
7 42 (39.62%) XSD
8 37 (34.91%) SQL
8 37 (34.91%) QA
9 36 (33.96%) Microsoft
10 34 (32.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 34 (32.08%) Test Planning
11 33 (31.13%) Windows
12 32 (30.19%) HP
13 31 (29.25%) Selenium
13 31 (29.25%) Test Management
13 31 (29.25%) HP Quality Center
14 28 (26.42%) FitNesse
14 28 (26.42%) Cucumber
14 28 (26.42%) SpecFlow
15 26 (24.53%) QuickTest Pro
16 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
17 20 (18.87%) Internet
17 20 (18.87%) Software Testing
18 19 (17.92%) C#
18 19 (17.92%) JavaScript
19 18 (16.98%) IIS
19 18 (16.98%) ISEB
19 18 (16.98%) Project Management
20 17 (16.04%) ITIL

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (16.98%) IIS
2 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.77%) GlassFish
3 4 (3.77%) Apache
4 3 (2.83%) CICS
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.87%) Internet
2 3 (2.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (42.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (32.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (29.25%) Selenium
3 28 (26.42%) FitNesse
3 28 (26.42%) Cucumber
3 28 (26.42%) SpecFlow
4 26 (24.53%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (6.60%) JUnit
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.94%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.94%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (13.21%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Marketing
3 1 (0.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (45.28%) Analyst
2 40 (37.74%) Test Analyst
3 28 (26.42%) Consultant
4 26 (24.53%) Applications Support
5 22 (20.75%) Agile Test Analyst
6 19 (17.92%) Developer
7 16 (15.09%) Applications Consultant
8 15 (14.15%) Support Consultant
8 15 (14.15%) Software Developer
8 15 (14.15%) Applications Support Consultant
8 15 (14.15%) .NET Developer
8 15 (14.15%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (13.21%) QA Analyst
10 12 (11.32%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (9.43%) Technical Support
12 6 (5.66%) Software Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) Architect
13 4 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
14 3 (2.83%) Java Software Engineer
14 3 (2.83%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (99.06%) XML
2 102 (96.23%) Web Services
3 93 (87.74%) SOAP
4 43 (40.57%) .NET
5 42 (39.62%) XSD
6 16 (15.09%) UDDI
7 7 (6.60%) JAXB
7 7 (6.60%) Hibernate
7 7 (6.60%) Spring
8 6 (5.66%) Java EE
9 4 (3.77%) Grails
9 4 (3.77%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.77%) XML Schema
9 4 (3.77%) HTML
9 4 (3.77%) XSLT
10 3 (2.83%) Middleware
11 2 (1.89%) Java ME
11 2 (1.89%) Java SE
11 2 (1.89%) J2ME
11 2 (1.89%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) W3C
2 3 (2.83%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.13%) Windows
2 15 (14.15%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.83%) zOS
3 3 (2.83%) Solaris
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.08%) Test Planning
3 31 (29.25%) Test Management
4 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
5 20 (18.87%) Software Testing
6 18 (16.98%) Project Management
7 17 (16.04%) ITIL
8 16 (15.09%) MVC
8 16 (15.09%) Test Automation
8 16 (15.09%) User Stories
9 11 (10.38%) Usability Testing
9 11 (10.38%) Business Analysis
10 10 (9.43%) DSDM
11 8 (7.55%) Agile Testing
12 6 (5.66%) Automation Testing
12 6 (5.66%) TDD
12 6 (5.66%) BPEL
13 5 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (3.77%) SOA
15 3 (2.83%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.91%) SQL
2 19 (17.92%) C#
2 19 (17.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.49%) Java
4 3 (2.83%) Perl
4 3 (2.83%) COBOL
4 3 (2.83%) Python
4 3 (2.83%) Ruby
4 3 (2.83%) Groovy
4 3 (2.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) ISEB
2 3 (2.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (34.91%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (29.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 32 (30.19%) HP
3 17 (16.04%) VMware
4 8 (7.55%) Oracle
5 1 (0.94%) EMC
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago