The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WSDL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
UK / England
Rank 717 770 699
Rank change year-on-year +53 -71  
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 126 162 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.43% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 77 134 162
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

WSDL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31967 37414 38219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.23% 38.59% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27513 32546 32751
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing WSDL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in England

WSDL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WSDL in England

WSDL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSDL in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WSDL in England

WSDL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +71 49 £70,000 - 2
South West +11 22 £35,000 - 3
Yorkshire +13 13 £43,750 -20.45% 2
South East +69 12 £51,250 +7.89%
East of England +35 10 £65,000 -5.45% 1
North West -18 10 - -
West Midlands +33 9 £42,500 -15.00%
East Midlands -6 1 £42,500 -29.16% 1
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 202 (89.38%) SOAP
2 197 (87.17%) XML
3 178 (78.76%) Web Services
4 146 (64.60%) Oracle
5 125 (55.31%) SQL
6 120 (53.10%) XSD
7 102 (45.13%) Java
8 101 (44.69%) WebLogic
9 90 (39.82%) Finance
10 85 (37.61%) JavaScript
11 79 (34.96%) SOA
12 78 (34.51%) REST
13 77 (34.07%) JMS
14 76 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
15 75 (33.19%) WebSphere
16 74 (32.74%) HTML
17 72 (31.86%) J2EE
18 67 (29.65%) JSP
18 67 (29.65%) JBoss
19 66 (29.20%) Jenkins
20 64 (28.32%) Oracle Database
20 64 (28.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 64 (28.32%) Oracle Database 11g
21 63 (27.88%) Linux
22 61 (26.99%) Middleware
23 60 (26.55%) Subversion
24 59 (26.11%) XSLT
25 57 (25.22%) Maven
26 54 (23.89%) Unix
27 53 (23.45%) Spring

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 101 (44.69%) WebLogic
2 75 (33.19%) WebSphere
3 67 (29.65%) JBoss
4 64 (28.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 49 (21.68%) Oracle Service Bus
6 33 (14.60%) Apache
7 28 (12.39%) Jetty
7 28 (12.39%) Tomcat
8 27 (11.95%) Alfresco
8 27 (11.95%) Joomla!
8 27 (11.95%) nginx
9 14 (6.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 10 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (2.65%) IIS
13 5 (2.21%) Confluence
13 5 (2.21%) Mule
13 5 (2.21%) Mule ESB
14 4 (1.77%) Oracle BPEL
15 3 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (3.54%) Workday HCM
3 7 (3.10%) NetSuite
4 5 (2.21%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (2.21%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.33%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.95%) GitHub
2 9 (3.98%) SaaS
3 8 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.54%) Boomi
3 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.77%) Force.com
6 3 (1.33%) FinancialForce.com
7 2 (0.88%) Heroku
7 2 (0.88%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.88%) Office 365
8 1 (0.44%) IaaS
8 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.04%) SSL
2 30 (13.27%) HTTP
3 26 (11.50%) HTTPS
4 14 (6.19%) FTP
5 13 (5.75%) SNMP
5 13 (5.75%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.54%) Internet
7 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.44%) LDAP
7 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.32%) Oracle Database
1 64 (28.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 35 (15.49%) MySQL
3 32 (14.16%) Relational Database
4 31 (13.72%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (12.83%) MongoDB
6 28 (12.39%) InterSystems Cache
7 27 (11.95%) MS Access
8 22 (9.73%) SQL Server
9 21 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (7.96%) Oracle Database 12c
11 15 (6.64%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (3.10%) DB2
13 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.77%) Big Data
14 4 (1.77%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.77%) OLAP
15 3 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
15 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (29.20%) Jenkins
2 60 (26.55%) Subversion
3 57 (25.22%) Maven
4 30 (13.27%) Eclipse
5 29 (12.83%) Ant
6 28 (12.39%) Hudson
6 28 (12.39%) JUnit
6 28 (12.39%) Sonatype Nexus
7 27 (11.95%) Oracle Forms
8 23 (10.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (8.41%) Talend Open Studio
10 17 (7.52%) Git (software)
11 13 (5.75%) CppUnit
11 13 (5.75%) GDB
11 13 (5.75%) Valgrind
11 13 (5.75%) XMLSpy
12 12 (5.31%) FitNesse
12 12 (5.31%) SpecFlow
13 9 (3.98%) Selenium
13 9 (3.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 90 (39.82%) Finance
2 42 (18.58%) Banking
3 22 (9.73%) Telecoms
4 21 (9.29%) Advertising
5 10 (4.42%) Marketing
6 6 (2.65%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.33%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.88%) Retail
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (37.17%) Developer
2 34 (15.04%) Architect
3 31 (13.72%) SOA Developer
4 30 (13.27%) Oracle Developer
4 30 (13.27%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 24 (10.62%) Senior Developer
6 21 (9.29%) Analyst
6 21 (9.29%) Lead Developer
6 21 (9.29%) Software Engineer
7 17 (7.52%) Java Engineer
8 16 (7.08%) Applications Support
9 15 (6.64%) Integration Developer
9 15 (6.64%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (5.75%) Administrator
10 13 (5.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 13 (5.75%) Technical Administrator
11 12 (5.31%) Java Developer
11 12 (5.31%) Tester
12 11 (4.87%) Integration Architect
12 11 (4.87%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (89.38%) SOAP
2 197 (87.17%) XML
3 178 (78.76%) Web Services
4 120 (53.10%) XSD
5 78 (34.51%) REST
6 77 (34.07%) JMS
7 74 (32.74%) HTML
8 72 (31.86%) J2EE
9 67 (29.65%) JSP
10 61 (26.99%) Middleware
11 59 (26.11%) XSLT
12 53 (23.45%) Spring
13 48 (21.24%) CSS
14 46 (20.35%) RESTful
15 43 (19.03%) Oracle Fusion
16 42 (18.58%) Hibernate
17 38 (16.81%) .NET
18 37 (16.37%) AngularJS
19 35 (15.49%) JPA
20 34 (15.04%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.52%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.75%) DataPower
4 10 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.77%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.88%) PMI
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 63 (27.88%) Linux
2 54 (23.89%) Unix
3 39 (17.26%) Windows
4 27 (11.95%) Android
4 27 (11.95%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.96%) SOA
2 76 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (21.24%) BPEL
4 46 (20.35%) OO
5 41 (18.14%) Open Source
6 40 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (17.70%) UML
7 37 (16.37%) Software Engineering
8 36 (15.93%) BPMN
9 35 (15.49%) Workflow
10 33 (14.60%) MVC
11 32 (14.16%) ETL
11 32 (14.16%) SDLC
12 31 (13.72%) Analytics
13 30 (13.27%) RUP
14 29 (12.83%) ITIL
14 29 (12.83%) Microservices
14 29 (12.83%) Mobile Development
15 28 (12.39%) API Design
15 28 (12.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 125 (55.31%) SQL
2 102 (45.13%) Java
3 85 (37.61%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.81%) C#
5 33 (14.60%) PHP
6 28 (12.39%) Groovy
6 28 (12.39%) PL/SQL
6 28 (12.39%) Shell Script
7 27 (11.95%) Delphi
7 27 (11.95%) Pascal
7 27 (11.95%) PowerShell
7 27 (11.95%) VBA
8 26 (11.50%) C++
9 23 (10.18%) XPath
10 21 (9.29%) C
11 17 (7.52%) Python
12 14 (6.19%) Go
13 13 (5.75%) Ruby
13 13 (5.75%) Scala
13 13 (5.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (18.14%) SC Cleared
1 41 (18.14%) Security Cleared
2 24 (10.62%) Degree
3 14 (6.19%) ISEB
4 6 (2.65%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) AAT
7 1 (0.44%) CITP
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.44%) MCSA
7 1 (0.44%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.54%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) WAI
3 2 (0.88%) WCAG
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (11.95%) Nagios
2 1 (0.44%) Graylog
2 1 (0.44%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.44%) SCOM
2 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 146 (64.60%) Oracle
2 47 (20.80%) IBM
3 37 (16.37%) Microsoft
4 29 (12.83%) Splunk
5 28 (12.39%) Altova
6 27 (11.95%) ILOG
7 22 (9.73%) SAP
8 19 (8.41%) Talend
9 16 (7.08%) WSO2
10 14 (6.19%) Fiorano
10 14 (6.19%) Google
11 12 (5.31%) MuleSoft
12 9 (3.98%) Jitterbit
12 9 (3.98%) TIBCO
13 8 (3.54%) Workday
14 7 (3.10%) Software AG
14 7 (3.10%) Unisys
15 6 (2.65%) Dell
15 6 (2.65%) hybris
15 6 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
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