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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 105 124 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAI 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.056% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.19% 0.45% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
137 223 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.35% 12.44% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 115 183 172
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAI across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

WAI Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WAI
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (75.00%) QA Manager
1 3 (75.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago