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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - 106 125
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.76% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £36,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.74%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £36,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-15.27% -19.10%
WAI
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
218 126 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.07% 7.95% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 153 92 126
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAI across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WAI
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WAI Salary Trend in Cambridge

WAI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing WAI 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 WAI.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing WAI 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 WAI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree