Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 562 626
Rank change year-on-year +34 +64 -109
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 18 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.059% 0.086% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 29
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £39,300 £35,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,200 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.70% -1.05% +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 South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12931 13418 16500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.18% 38.30% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11247 11799 14286
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in the South East

WSDL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WSDL in the South East

WSDL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSDL in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WSDL in the South East

WSDL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Hampshire +15 12 £45,000 +5.88%
Thames Valley +20 3 £55,000 +11.68% 2
Surrey +19 3 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +45 2 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £35,000 -28.93%
WSDL
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 17 (94.44%) SOAP
2 16 (88.89%) REST
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 10 (55.56%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) IBM
5 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) SOA
6 8 (44.44%) XML
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
7 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) JSON
8 6 (33.33%) Middleware
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 5 (27.78%) XSLT
9 5 (27.78%) Apache
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
9 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) Lucene
9 5 (27.78%) Node.js
9 5 (27.78%) Apache Solr
9 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
9 5 (27.78%) Docker
9 5 (27.78%) Microservices
10 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines

WSDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
1 5 (27.78%) Apache Solr
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 4 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) NAS
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) FTP
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) IT Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) SOAP
2 16 (88.89%) REST
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) Middleware
8 5 (27.78%) Lucene
8 5 (27.78%) Node.js
8 5 (27.78%) XSLT
9 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
9 4 (22.22%) Java EE
9 4 (22.22%) XSD
10 3 (16.67%) Ajax
10 3 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SOA
2 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Microservices
3 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) ArchiMate
4 4 (22.22%) B2B
4 4 (22.22%) B2C
4 4 (22.22%) BPEL
4 4 (22.22%) BPMN
4 4 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) People Management
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Nokia
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) SAP