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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 70 -
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £27,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -24.47%
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
193 208 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.11% 34.38% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 155 181 251
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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