The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 155 175 182
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 37 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 0.69% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 2 9
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1638 1881 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.94% 46.65% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1628 1893
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WSDL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WSDL Salary Trend in Manchester

WSDL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

WSDL Salary Histogram in Manchester

WSDL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Stockport +15 13 £32,000 - 1
Cheadle - 4 £38,750 -
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 43 (91.49%) XML
2 42 (89.36%) SOAP
3 35 (74.47%) Java
4 32 (68.09%) Degree
5 30 (63.83%) JMS
6 29 (61.70%) Hibernate
6 29 (61.70%) Maven
7 28 (59.57%) Linux
8 27 (57.45%) Spring
9 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
9 26 (55.32%) JSON
9 26 (55.32%) Servlets
9 26 (55.32%) UNIX
9 26 (55.32%) Relational Database
10 25 (53.19%) ActiveMQ
11 23 (48.94%) RabbitMQ
11 23 (48.94%) REST
11 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
12 22 (46.81%) C++
13 20 (42.55%) TDD
14 19 (40.43%) C
15 17 (36.17%) OO
15 17 (36.17%) OOD
15 17 (36.17%) E-Commerce
15 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (34.04%) Retail
16 16 (34.04%) Java EE
16 16 (34.04%) RDBMS
16 16 (34.04%) SQL
16 16 (34.04%) Oracle

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.38%) Force.com
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) Relational Database
2 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
3 16 (34.04%) RDBMS
4 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.51%) MS Access
6 3 (6.38%) OLTP
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (61.70%) Maven
2 9 (19.15%) Ant
3 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.89%) SoapUI
4 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) Gerrit
5 4 (8.51%) Mockito
5 4 (8.51%) JUnit
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.26%) Subversion
6 2 (4.26%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 16 (34.04%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) iGaming
2 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.38%) Law
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Software Engineer
2 20 (42.55%) Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 2 (4.26%) SOA Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) XML
2 42 (89.36%) SOAP
3 30 (63.83%) JMS
4 29 (61.70%) Hibernate
5 27 (57.45%) Spring
6 26 (55.32%) JSON
6 26 (55.32%) Servlets
7 25 (53.19%) ActiveMQ
8 23 (48.94%) RabbitMQ
8 23 (48.94%) REST
9 16 (34.04%) Java EE
10 14 (29.79%) Web Services
11 13 (27.66%) XSLT
12 12 (25.53%) HTML
13 8 (17.02%) .NET
14 7 (14.89%) XSD
14 7 (14.89%) Middleware
15 5 (10.64%) jQuery
15 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
15 5 (10.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (27.66%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.51%) Open Source
4 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.38%) Physics
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 26 (55.32%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
2 20 (42.55%) TDD
3 17 (36.17%) OO
3 17 (36.17%) E-Commerce
3 17 (36.17%) OOD
3 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.91%) Logistics
5 13 (27.66%) SOA
5 13 (27.66%) Software Architecture
6 11 (23.40%) Web Development
6 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.77%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Change Management
10 4 (8.51%) Scrum
10 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) C++
3 19 (40.43%) C
4 16 (34.04%) SQL
5 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.77%) XPath
6 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) Apex Code
9 2 (4.26%) XQuery
10 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Stellent
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