The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 57 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.68% 1.98% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 4.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
190 185 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.99% 40.75% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 153 130 224
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

WSDL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WSDL Salary Trend in Merseyside

WSDL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Liverpool - 9 £55,000 -
Southport +3 1 - -
WSDL
North West

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSLT
2 9 (75.00%) FTP
2 9 (75.00%) HTTP
2 9 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 9 (75.00%) SSL
2 9 (75.00%) XSD
2 9 (75.00%) JMS
2 9 (75.00%) SOA
2 9 (75.00%) XPath
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (75.00%) SDLC
2 9 (75.00%) Service Design
3 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Ant
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) JBoss
5 3 (25.00%) XHTML
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) Maven

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) FTP
1 9 (75.00%) HTTP
1 9 (75.00%) HTTPS
1 9 (75.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Ant
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Administrator
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSLT
2 9 (75.00%) JMS
2 9 (75.00%) XSD
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) SDLC
1 9 (75.00%) Service Design
1 9 (75.00%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) XPath
2 5 (41.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM