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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 101 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.078% 0.54% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 1.54% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
455 651 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.44% 35.32% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 401 553 651
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £37,500 -
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Struts
4 4 (44.44%) Workflow
4 4 (44.44%) Validation
4 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Mule
4 4 (44.44%) Groovy
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) DB2
4 4 (44.44%) Ant

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 4 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (44.44%) JBoss
1 4 (44.44%) Mule
1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Ant
1 4 (44.44%) Artifactory
1 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Gradle
1 4 (44.44%) Hudson
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ETL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Java Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Principal Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) EJB
4 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) JMS
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) JSP
4 4 (44.44%) Servlets
4 4 (44.44%) Struts
4 4 (44.44%) XSD
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) JDBC
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) RAD
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Apple Swift
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Groovy
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle