Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for WAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAP over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 850 916
Rank change year-on-year +11 +66 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAP 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.007% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.017% 0.003% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
London median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +40.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £67,500 £51,250 £27,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £53,750 £42,875
England median annual salary £41,628 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.05% +13.33% -18.92%

WAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 29144 30303 33476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.04% 40.14% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23711 26678 28683
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing WAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for WAP in London

WAP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WAP in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing WAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for WAP.

1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SMS
1 5 (100.00%) SMPP
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing

WAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SMPP
1 5 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree