Period
to 20 October 2018

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 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 149 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +171
Permanent jobs citing WSDL 2 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.075% 0.75% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Cheshire median annual salary £100,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
North West median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +42.86% -25.53%

WSDL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 912 1,134 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.32% 40.28% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 752 941 815
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

WSDL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing WSDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -5 2 £100,000 +100.00%
WSDL
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

WSDL
Co-occurring 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript