The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 177 190
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 0 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.57% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.53% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 22
Median salary - £50,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +86.91%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1358 1440 1898
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 38.23% 37.21% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 1239 1556
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

WSDL
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WSDL in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) XSD
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) ISEB
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (62.50%) FitNesse
3 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) SpecFlow
3 5 (62.50%) ATDD
3 5 (62.50%) tSQLt
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps

WSDL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) FitNesse
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) SpecFlow
1 5 (62.50%) tSQLt
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Principal Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XSD
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Axis
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) XHTML
4 2 (25.00%) XSL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) ATDD
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) DSDM
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) RAD
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) AAT
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com