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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - 108 -
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.13% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £21,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.96% -13.57%
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
166 144 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.12% 9.08% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 136 101 82
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL