Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for WSDL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSDL over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 327 368
Rank change year-on-year -12 +41 +16
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 8 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.067% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.74% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 24
East of England median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -4.55% +18.92%
10th Percentile £44,375 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,125 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%

WSDL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4806 5144 5543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.34% 39.11% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4025 4413 4872
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WSDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in the East of England

WSDL
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSDL in the East of England.

Salary trend for WSDL in the East of England

WSDL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire -39 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Suffolk - 1 £47,500 -
WSDL
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) Publishing
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) JBoss
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
5 3 (37.50%) Confluence
5 3 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
5 3 (37.50%) Dependency Management
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) WildFly
5 3 (37.50%) PMBOK
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) JUnit
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) CSS

WSDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Solr
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 3 (37.50%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) HttpUnit
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 6 (75.00%) Publishing
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Development Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Scientific Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Lucene
5 3 (37.50%) MSMQ
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (12.50%) STL
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Dependency Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) MCSD
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMBOK
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle