The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 48 -
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
WAP
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
228 118 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.55% 30.49% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 201 103 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WAP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

WAP Salary Trend in Cardiff