The table below looks at the prevalence of the term WURFL in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WURFL over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Universal Resource File (WURFL)
Rank - - 62
Permanent jobs citing WURFL 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000
WURFL
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
221 232 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.69% 37.24% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 174 184 154
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WURFL
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WURFL across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

WURFL Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WURFL
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

WURFL Salary Trend in Staffordshire