The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 627 607 629
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing WAP 2 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.020% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.051% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 14
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-47.61% +23.52%
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17499 17718 21002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.77% 39.55% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14953 15223 18628
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

WAP
Salary Trend in London

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

WAP Salary Trend in London

WAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
WAP
England

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (75.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) Animation
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Games
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) PDA
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) J2ME
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) RTCP

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) RTCP
1 1 (25.00%) RTP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Artist
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) J2ME
2 1 (25.00%) SyncML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Games
2 2 (50.00%) PDA
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI
1 1 (25.00%) Google
Central London / West End
Amsys
Salary: Unspecified NEG
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago