The table below looks at the statistics for WSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSE over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank - - 198
Permanent jobs citing WSE 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £36,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-36.98% +32.72%
WSE
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
1785 1897 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.08% 50.51% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1692 2154
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WSE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WSE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WSE Salary Trend in Manchester