The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - - 74
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £45,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +68.22%
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
212 181 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.33% 27.18% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 198 149 197
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing WAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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