The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 275 290
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.034% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £45,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +68.22%
WAP
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2475 2951 3497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.48% 39.52% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2522 3027
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 the East of England

WAP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WAP Salary Trend in the East of England