The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 317 -
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.010% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.029% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -66.66%
WAP
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2347 3411 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.16% 32.84% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 3047 3586
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WAP Salary Trend in the City of London