The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 191 161 189
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 3 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.080% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 1.25% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 13
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1636 1364 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.80% 38.66% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1191 1504
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WSDL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

WSDL Salary Histogram in Manchester

WSDL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £23,500 -
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) .NET
5 6 (60.00%) OO
6 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 5 (50.00%) OOP
6 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (50.00%) C#
6 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (50.00%) SOAP
6 5 (50.00%) Data Management
6 5 (50.00%) WCF
6 5 (50.00%) WSE
7 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (40.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) NUnit
8 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Selenium
8 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
8 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 2 (20.00%) BDD
8 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
8 2 (20.00%) Behat

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Java Analyst Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Tester
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) WSE
5 2 (20.00%) Behat
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) UDDI
5 2 (20.00%) XSD
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Data Management
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) ATDD
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle