The table below looks at the prevalence of the term WURFL in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WURFL over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Universal Resource File (WURFL)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WURFL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000
WURFL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1881 1802 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.30% 26.15% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1491 1670
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%