The table below looks at the statistics for WSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSE over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank - - 230
Permanent jobs citing WSE 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.072%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-36.98% -8.75%
WSE
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2594 2428 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.10% 44.05% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2175 2252
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WSE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WSE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WSE Salary Trend in the South West