The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 118 126
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.62% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £46,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
WSDL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
462 641 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.69% 37.20% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 394 514 697
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Mule
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA