The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 - 151
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 5 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% - 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% - 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1038 1050 1118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.54% 37.08% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 684 552 692
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

WSDL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for WSDL in Scotland

WSDL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Glasgow - 5 - -
WSDL
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) SOA
3 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) J2EE
5 5 (55.56%) OOD
5 5 (55.56%) OOP
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
6 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
6 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) Ext JS
6 4 (44.44%) HTML5
6 4 (44.44%) People Management
6 4 (44.44%) React
6 4 (44.44%) Vaadin
6 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (44.44%) XSD

WSDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) KDB
4 1 (11.11%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Mockito
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) Ext JS
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) React
5 4 (44.44%) Struts
5 4 (44.44%) Vaadin
5 4 (44.44%) XSD
6 3 (33.33%) JMS
6 3 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) People Management
4 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Korn
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Sybase
3 3 (33.33%) TIBCO