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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 252 - 213
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAP 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.015% - 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,354 £27,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+39.46% -29.48%
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
2837 2790 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.45% 39.26% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2403 2266 1654
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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

WAP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire - 1 £29,000 -
WAP
England

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) Mitel