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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank - - 178
Permanent jobs citing WSE 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-36.98% -8.75%
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
1763 1883 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 50.31% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1660 1769
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £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