The first table below looks at the demand for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - - 222
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-35.88% +41.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1786 1734 2405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.33% 32.73% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1537 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAP
South East

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

WAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAP.

1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) UMTS
3 1 (20.00%) NDS
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) SS7
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) GSM
2 1 (20.00%) UMTS
2 1 (20.00%) SS7
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NDS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (20.00%) Huawei
1 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks