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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 217 201 203
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 41 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 1.41% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 23
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,100 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £52,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +36.36%
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
2648 2277 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.79% 40.62% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2142 1847 2154
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -24 28 £35,000 +2.94% 2
North Yorkshire -7 11 £28,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -21 2 £42,500 +57.40%
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 85 (98.84%) XML
2 82 (95.35%) Web Services
3 71 (82.56%) SOAP
4 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (45.35%) XSD
6 38 (44.19%) .NET
7 36 (41.86%) SQL Server
8 35 (40.70%) SQL
9 32 (37.21%) QA
10 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
10 30 (34.88%) Test Planning
11 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
12 28 (32.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (31.40%) HP
14 26 (30.23%) HP Quality Center
14 26 (30.23%) Selenium
14 26 (30.23%) FitNesse
14 26 (30.23%) Test Management
14 26 (30.23%) Cucumber
14 26 (30.23%) SpecFlow
15 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
15 25 (29.07%) C#
16 24 (27.91%) QuickTest Pro
17 23 (26.74%) Project Management
18 22 (25.58%) MVC
19 21 (24.42%) Software Testing
19 21 (24.42%) UDDI
20 20 (23.26%) ISEB
21 13 (15.12%) Windows
21 13 (15.12%) User Stories

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.14%) IIS
3 5 (5.81%) GlassFish
3 5 (5.81%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.49%) CICS
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (30.23%) Selenium
2 26 (30.23%) FitNesse
2 26 (30.23%) Cucumber
2 26 (30.23%) SpecFlow
3 24 (27.91%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (9.30%) JUnit
5 1 (1.16%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.16%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (9.30%) Marketing
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Analyst
2 36 (41.86%) Test Analyst
3 25 (29.07%) Developer
4 20 (23.26%) Software Developer
4 20 (23.26%) .NET Developer
4 20 (23.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (18.60%) Agile Test Analyst
6 14 (16.28%) QA Analyst
7 12 (13.95%) Consultant
7 12 (13.95%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Support Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Applications Support Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.33%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.33%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (98.84%) XML
2 82 (95.35%) Web Services
3 71 (82.56%) SOAP
4 39 (45.35%) XSD
5 38 (44.19%) .NET
6 21 (24.42%) UDDI
7 8 (9.30%) JAXB
7 8 (9.30%) Spring
7 8 (9.30%) Hibernate
8 7 (8.14%) Java EE
9 5 (5.81%) Grails
9 5 (5.81%) XML Schema
9 5 (5.81%) HTML
10 4 (4.65%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.33%) XSL
11 2 (2.33%) J2ME
11 2 (2.33%) J2SE
11 2 (2.33%) J2EE
11 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) W3C
2 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.49%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 5 (5.81%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.49%) zOS
3 3 (3.49%) Solaris
3 3 (3.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) Test Planning
3 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
4 26 (30.23%) Test Management
5 23 (26.74%) Project Management
6 22 (25.58%) MVC
7 21 (24.42%) Software Testing
8 13 (15.12%) User Stories
9 10 (11.63%) Test Automation
9 10 (11.63%) DSDM
10 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.30%) Agile Testing
11 7 (8.14%) ITIL
12 6 (6.98%) Automation Testing
13 4 (4.65%) SOA
13 4 (4.65%) Usability Testing
13 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
14 3 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (3.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.70%) SQL
2 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
2 25 (29.07%) C#
3 10 (11.63%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) Scala
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby
4 3 (3.49%) Groovy
4 3 (3.49%) COBOL
4 3 (3.49%) Perl
4 3 (3.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (23.26%) ISEB
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (37.21%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (30.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (31.40%) HP
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle
4 7 (8.14%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) EMC
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago