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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 207 196 203
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 52 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 1.17% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 20
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,700 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £48,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-22.68% +25.97%
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
2654 2138 2511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.72% 39.73% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2149 1740 2178
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,000 £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 30 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 30 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 -16 40 £35,000 +2.94% 1
North Yorkshire -14 11 £28,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -21 1 £42,500 +57.40%
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 95 (98.96%) XML
2 92 (95.83%) Web Services
3 82 (85.42%) SOAP
4 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (43.75%) XSD
6 41 (42.71%) SQL Server
7 39 (40.63%) .NET
8 37 (38.54%) QA
9 35 (36.46%) SQL
9 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
10 33 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (34.38%) Test Planning
11 32 (33.33%) HP
12 31 (32.29%) Test Management
12 31 (32.29%) Selenium
12 31 (32.29%) HP Quality Center
13 30 (31.25%) Cucumber
13 30 (31.25%) SpecFlow
13 30 (31.25%) FitNesse
14 26 (27.08%) Software Engineering
14 26 (27.08%) QuickTest Pro
15 24 (25.00%) Windows
16 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
16 22 (22.92%) C#
17 20 (20.83%) Software Testing
17 20 (20.83%) Project Management
18 19 (19.79%) ISEB
18 19 (19.79%) MVC
19 18 (18.75%) UDDI
20 16 (16.67%) User Stories

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 13 (13.54%) IIS
2 7 (7.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.17%) GlassFish
3 4 (4.17%) Apache
4 3 (3.13%) CICS
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.63%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (32.29%) Selenium
3 30 (31.25%) FitNesse
3 30 (31.25%) Cucumber
3 30 (31.25%) SpecFlow
4 26 (27.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (7.29%) JUnit
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.04%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.04%) InstallShield
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (46.88%) Analyst
2 39 (40.63%) Test Analyst
3 21 (21.88%) Consultant
3 21 (21.88%) Applications Support
3 21 (21.88%) Developer
4 20 (20.83%) Agile Test Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) .NET Developer
5 17 (17.71%) Software Developer
5 17 (17.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (14.58%) QA Analyst
7 12 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
8 11 (11.46%) Support Consultant
8 11 (11.46%) Applications Support Consultant
9 9 (9.38%) Technical Support
9 9 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Business Analyst
12 2 (2.08%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (98.96%) XML
2 92 (95.83%) Web Services
3 82 (85.42%) SOAP
4 42 (43.75%) XSD
5 39 (40.63%) .NET
6 18 (18.75%) UDDI
7 7 (7.29%) JAXB
7 7 (7.29%) Hibernate
7 7 (7.29%) Spring
8 6 (6.25%) Java EE
9 5 (5.21%) HTML
10 4 (4.17%) XML Schema
10 4 (4.17%) Grails
10 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.08%) Java ME
11 2 (2.08%) Java SE
11 2 (2.08%) Ajax
11 2 (2.08%) jQuery
11 2 (2.08%) RESTful
11 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) W3C
2 3 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.46%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.13%) zOS
3 3 (3.13%) Solaris
3 3 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) Test Planning
3 31 (32.29%) Test Management
4 26 (27.08%) Software Engineering
5 20 (20.83%) Project Management
5 20 (20.83%) Software Testing
6 19 (19.79%) MVC
7 16 (16.67%) User Stories
8 14 (14.58%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.50%) ITIL
10 10 (10.42%) DSDM
11 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) Agile Testing
12 8 (8.33%) Usability Testing
13 6 (6.25%) Automation Testing
14 4 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (4.17%) TDD
14 4 (4.17%) SOA
15 3 (3.13%) BPEL
15 3 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.46%) SQL
2 22 (22.92%) C#
2 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (3.13%) Perl
4 3 (3.13%) COBOL
4 3 (3.13%) Python
4 3 (3.13%) Ruby
4 3 (3.13%) Groovy
4 3 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) ISEB
2 3 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (38.54%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (32.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 32 (33.33%) HP
3 12 (12.50%) VMware
4 8 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) EMC
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago