The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for WSDL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 86 - 113
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% - 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% - 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  

WSDL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 462 477 586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.71% 36.44% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 400 402 463
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing WSDL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WSDL in Cheshire

WSDL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WSDL in Cheshire

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) XSD
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) Servlets
2 5 (83.33%) Struts
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) ClearCase
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) ClearCase
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Product Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) Servlets
2 5 (83.33%) Struts
2 5 (83.33%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WF
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) PMI
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
5 2 (33.33%) CMMI
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) RUP
5 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Chordiant
3 3 (50.00%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft