The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 176 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAP 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% - 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% - 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,854 £27,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+48.55% -29.48%
WAP
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1539 1273 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.10% 34.58% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1010 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WAP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WAP Salary Trend in Leeds

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) Mitel