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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Universal Resource File (WURFL)
Rank - - 190
Permanent jobs citing WURFL 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £40,000
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1273 1585 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.99% 28.51% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1353 1027
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

WURFL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WURFL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WURFL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WURFL Salary Trend in the West Midlands