Period
to 26 May 2018

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 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 256 263
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 +18
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 20 10 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.14% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.36% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 39
West Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £45,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.27% +69.23%
10th Percentile £43,600 £37,800 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £43,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +48.57% -20.45% +69.23%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,399 2,752 3,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.80% 38.93% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,152 2,398 2,728
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing WSDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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

WSDL
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WSDL in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WSDL in West Yorkshire

WSDL
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
Leeds +24 20 £65,000 +42.86% 4
WSDL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
2 19 (95.00%) XML
3 18 (90.00%) Finance
4 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (70.00%) Degree
6 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (55.00%) Java
7 10 (50.00%) .NET
7 10 (50.00%) RUP
7 10 (50.00%) DSDM
7 10 (50.00%) OO
7 10 (50.00%) SOA
7 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (50.00%) Scrum
7 10 (50.00%) RESTful
7 10 (50.00%) SOAP
7 10 (50.00%) Big Data
7 10 (50.00%) Separation of Concerns
7 10 (50.00%) SDLC
8 9 (45.00%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (45.00%) Information Management
8 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
10 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
11 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
11 5 (25.00%) FitNesse
11 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
11 5 (25.00%) Software Testing

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 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (25.00%) tSQLt
2 2 (10.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 9 (45.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Principal Test Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
2 19 (95.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (50.00%) RESTful
3 10 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (25.00%) XSD
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Axis
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) XHTML
5 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (50.00%) DSDM
3 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (50.00%) OO
3 10 (50.00%) RUP
3 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 10 (50.00%) SDLC
3 10 (50.00%) Separation of Concerns
3 10 (50.00%) SOA
4 9 (45.00%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (45.00%) Information Management
5 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (25.00%) ATDD
6 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) hybris
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter