The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 216 226
Permanent jobs citing WAP 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.20% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.48% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £34,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -47.20%
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2701 2283 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.84% 40.64% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2182 1853 2137
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WAP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAP Salary Trend in Yorkshire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum DOE, + excellent benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago