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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 209 197 188
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 53 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.72% 0.40% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 1.03% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 19 30
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,700 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
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
2670 2037 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.39% 38.39% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2124 1642 2080
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -15 42 £35,000 +2.94% 2
North Yorkshire -1 10 £28,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 115 (99.14%) XML
2 112 (96.55%) Web Services
3 103 (88.79%) SOAP
4 50 (43.10%) .NET
5 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
6 45 (38.79%) XSD
7 41 (35.34%) QA
8 40 (34.48%) SQL
9 39 (33.62%) Microsoft
10 38 (32.76%) Windows
10 38 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (31.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (30.17%) HP
13 34 (29.31%) Selenium
13 34 (29.31%) Test Management
13 34 (29.31%) HP Quality Center
14 29 (25.00%) FitNesse
14 29 (25.00%) Cucumber
14 29 (25.00%) SpecFlow
15 26 (22.41%) QuickTest Pro
16 24 (20.69%) Internet
17 22 (18.97%) IIS
17 22 (18.97%) Software Engineering
18 21 (18.10%) Test Automation
19 20 (17.24%) Finance
19 20 (17.24%) C#
20 19 (16.38%) Windows XP
20 19 (16.38%) User Stories
21 18 (15.52%) Software Testing
22 17 (14.66%) VMware

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (18.97%) IIS
2 7 (6.03%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.45%) GlassFish
3 4 (3.45%) Apache
4 3 (2.59%) CICS
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (2.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 37 (31.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (29.31%) Selenium
3 29 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 29 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 29 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 26 (22.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (6.03%) JUnit
6 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.86%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.86%) InstallShield
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (43.97%) Analyst
2 43 (37.07%) Test Analyst
3 32 (27.59%) Consultant
4 30 (25.86%) Applications Support
5 27 (23.28%) Agile Test Analyst
6 21 (18.10%) Developer
7 20 (17.24%) Applications Consultant
8 19 (16.38%) Support Consultant
8 19 (16.38%) Applications Support Consultant
9 15 (12.93%) .NET Developer
10 14 (12.07%) QA Analyst
10 14 (12.07%) Software Developer
11 13 (11.21%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
13 10 (8.62%) Technical Support
14 6 (5.17%) Software Engineer
15 5 (4.31%) Tester
15 5 (4.31%) Architect
15 5 (4.31%) Software Tester
16 4 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (99.14%) XML
2 112 (96.55%) Web Services
3 103 (88.79%) SOAP
4 50 (43.10%) .NET
5 45 (38.79%) XSD
6 14 (12.07%) UDDI
7 7 (6.03%) JAXB
7 7 (6.03%) Hibernate
7 7 (6.03%) Spring
8 6 (5.17%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.17%) Java EE
8 6 (5.17%) XSLT
9 5 (4.31%) Middleware
10 4 (3.45%) Grails
10 4 (3.45%) XML Schema
10 4 (3.45%) HTML
11 2 (1.72%) J2ME
11 2 (1.72%) J2SE
11 2 (1.72%) J2EE
11 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) W3C
2 3 (2.59%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.76%) Windows
2 19 (16.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.59%) zOS
3 3 (2.59%) Solaris
3 3 (2.59%) Linux
4 1 (0.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.31%) Test Management
3 22 (18.97%) Software Engineering
4 21 (18.10%) Test Automation
5 19 (16.38%) User Stories
6 18 (15.52%) Software Testing
7 17 (14.66%) ITIL
8 16 (13.79%) Project Management
8 16 (13.79%) Usability Testing
9 14 (12.07%) MVC
10 13 (11.21%) Business Analysis
11 10 (8.62%) DSDM
12 8 (6.90%) TDD
12 8 (6.90%) BPEL
12 8 (6.90%) Agile Testing
13 6 (5.17%) Automation Testing
14 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Architecture
14 5 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (3.45%) Data Modelling
15 4 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.48%) SQL
2 20 (17.24%) C#
3 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (2.59%) Perl
5 3 (2.59%) COBOL
5 3 (2.59%) Python
5 3 (2.59%) Ruby
5 3 (2.59%) Groovy
5 3 (2.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) ISEB
2 3 (2.59%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (35.34%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (29.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (33.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (30.17%) HP
3 17 (14.66%) VMware
4 8 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (0.86%) EMC
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical Care
Posted: 4 days ago