The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 248 223 242
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 16 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.97% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 20
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WSDL
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2684 2362 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.90% 38.67% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2028 2624
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

WSDL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WSDL Salary Trend in the North West

WSDL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSDL across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

WSDL Salary Histogram in the North West

WSDL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 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
Merseyside - 10 £26,000 -
Cheshire +13 3 - -
Manchester -28 3 £50,000 +17.64%
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 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 North West region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 36 (100.00%) Web Services
2 35 (97.22%) XML
3 27 (75.00%) SOAP
3 27 (75.00%) Oracle
4 25 (69.44%) XSD
5 23 (63.89%) XSLT
5 23 (63.89%) JMS
5 23 (63.89%) SDLC
6 22 (61.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 22 (61.11%) SOA
7 21 (58.33%) FTP
7 21 (58.33%) HTTP
7 21 (58.33%) HTTPS
7 21 (58.33%) SSL
7 21 (58.33%) XPath
7 21 (58.33%) Oracle Service Bus
7 21 (58.33%) Service Design
8 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
8 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.22%) .NET
10 8 (22.22%) Java
11 7 (19.44%) Finance
12 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (16.67%) WCF
12 6 (16.67%) C#
12 6 (16.67%) SQL
12 6 (16.67%) Windows

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 22 (61.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (58.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) CICS
5 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) FTP
1 21 (58.33%) HTTP
1 21 (58.33%) HTTPS
1 21 (58.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) DB2
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
3 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Ant
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Administrator
2 19 (52.78%) Technical Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Java Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) Web Services
2 35 (97.22%) XML
3 27 (75.00%) SOAP
4 25 (69.44%) XSD
5 23 (63.89%) JMS
5 23 (63.89%) XSLT
6 8 (22.22%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.67%) WCF
8 5 (13.89%) WSE
9 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 3 (8.33%) CSS
11 2 (5.56%) EJB
11 2 (5.56%) HTML
11 2 (5.56%) J2EE
11 2 (5.56%) JSP
11 2 (5.56%) Servlets
11 2 (5.56%) Spring
11 2 (5.56%) Struts
11 2 (5.56%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) SDLC
2 22 (61.11%) SOA
3 21 (58.33%) Service Design
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (13.89%) Data Management
6 5 (13.89%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.33%) BDD
7 3 (8.33%) Coaching
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) RUP
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Test Management
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) XPath
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) C#
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Chordiant