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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 141 168
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.64% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.59% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £34,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.86%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £70,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +9.80%
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
1151 1066 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.22% 40.21% 42.95%
Number of salaries quoted 891 878 1063
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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