The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 16 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 43 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.72% 0.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
136 212 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.10% 49.53% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 122 133 91
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSDL
Cheshire

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WSDL
Salary Trend in Chester

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

WSDL Salary Trend in Chester

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Online Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JDBC
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) IBM

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JDBC
2 4 (66.67%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) JAXB
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Axis
3 2 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 2 (33.33%) JiBX
3 2 (33.33%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Online Banking
1 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Perforce