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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 182 167 153
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAP 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.082% 0.032% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.082% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -25.53%
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
1179 1222 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.25% 39.37% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1040 1070
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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

WAP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) RIA
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) RIA
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP