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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 325 319 333
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAP 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.025% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.023% 0.066% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-47.61% +23.52%
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
4361 4532 4988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 38.32% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3779 4084 4685
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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

WAP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) J2ME
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) RTCP
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) SyncML
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) RTCP
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) J2ME
1 1 (100.00%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
City of London
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