Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 260 345 392
Rank change year-on-year +85 +47 -10
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 4 1 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.057% 0.008% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.025% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median annual salary £77,500 - £62,500
10th Percentile £73,750 - £55,000
90th Percentile £81,250 - £68,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £61,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% +5.00%

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 Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,280 4,002 5,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.23% 33.88% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,955 3,256 4,488
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,195 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing WSDL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in the Midlands

WSDL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WSDL in the Midlands.

Salary trend for WSDL in the Midlands

WSDL
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. 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
West Midlands +83 4 £77,500 -
WSDL
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) GCP
1 4 (100.00%) RAML
1 4 (100.00%) Swagger
1 4 (100.00%) WireMock
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Postman
2 3 (75.00%) Serverless
2 3 (75.00%) Azure Functions
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

WSDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
1 4 (100.00%) GCP
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Azure Functions
2 3 (75.00%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Postman
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) RAML
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Swagger
1 4 (100.00%) WireMock
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com