The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 124 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 2 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 1.02% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 2.17% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 6
Average salary - £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -13.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
886 877 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.07% 46.95% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 722 750 849
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSDL across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WSDL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WSDL Salary Trend in Cheshire

WSDL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 2 - -
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL.

1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JAX-RPC
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Online Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) XSL
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) IBM

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Mule
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SOA Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) JAX-RPC
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) XSL
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) JAXB
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Axis
5 2 (28.57%) POJO
5 2 (28.57%) JAX-WS
5 2 (28.57%) JiBX
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) UDDI
6 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Online Banking
1 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Perforce
3 1 (14.29%) Cognizant