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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 177 169 185
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 12 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +3.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
1674 1830 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.80% 49.69% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1640 2095
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
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 30 January 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 -2 8 £32,000 - 3
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (100.00%) XML
2 28 (93.33%) SOAP
3 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (70.00%) Java
4 21 (70.00%) Linux
5 19 (63.33%) UNIX
5 19 (63.33%) Servlets
5 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
5 19 (63.33%) Degree
5 19 (63.33%) JSON
5 19 (63.33%) Relational Database
6 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
7 16 (53.33%) Java EE
8 13 (43.33%) E-Commerce
9 12 (40.00%) JMS
9 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
9 12 (40.00%) Maven
9 12 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (36.67%) SQL
10 11 (36.67%) Oracle
11 10 (33.33%) C
11 10 (33.33%) OOD
11 10 (33.33%) SOA
11 10 (33.33%) Spring
11 10 (33.33%) REST
11 10 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (30.00%) Game Development
12 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
12 9 (30.00%) Physics

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (30.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (63.33%) Relational Database
3 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
4 9 (30.00%) OLTP
5 6 (20.00%) MS Access
6 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Maven
2 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (30.00%) Games
2 8 (26.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Software Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) XML
2 28 (93.33%) SOAP
3 19 (63.33%) Servlets
3 19 (63.33%) JSON
4 16 (53.33%) Java EE
5 12 (40.00%) JMS
5 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (33.33%) Spring
6 10 (33.33%) REST
6 10 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (23.33%) Classic ASP
9 2 (6.67%) HTML
9 2 (6.67%) J2EE
9 2 (6.67%) ADO
9 2 (6.67%) CSS
9 2 (6.67%) Web Services
9 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (30.00%) Physics
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (30.00%) Online Games
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) E-Commerce
4 10 (33.33%) OOD
4 10 (33.33%) SOA
5 9 (30.00%) Game Development
5 9 (30.00%) Logistics
6 8 (26.67%) TDD
6 8 (26.67%) Project Management
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
7 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (20.00%) Change Management
8 6 (20.00%) Web Development
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) C
4 9 (30.00%) C++
5 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) XQuery
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCSD
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
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Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West
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Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago