The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 101 125
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.30% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.10% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%

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
110 129 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.75% 9.79% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70 103 185
Median salary £33,000 £45,306 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.16% +13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £59,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing WAI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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