The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAI 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £28,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -
WAI
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
168 203 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.66% 11.81% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 138 152 126
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WAI
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WAI Salary Trend in Cheshire

WAI
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) WCAG
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Trello
1 2 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Trello
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer