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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 166 - 149
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAP 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% - 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
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
1257 1297 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.10% 38.01% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1018 875
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

WAP Salary Histogram in Leeds

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) RIA
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) iPhone
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) OO PHP
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) LAMP
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) XHTML
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Google
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) RIA
1 5 (71.43%) iPhone
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Android
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OO PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP