The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 316 334 303
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Permanent jobs citing WAI 4 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.009% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.37% 0.079% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 19
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
WAI
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1070 1261 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.86% 10.76% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1114 926
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £79,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WAI
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WAI Salary Trend in the City of London

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) SEO
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) DOM
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) User Experience
3 5 (62.50%) Publishing
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (37.50%) WCAG
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) XSL
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Flash
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) XSD
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) DHTML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (37.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) UI Developer
1 3 (37.50%) UI Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) DOM
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
2 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Semantic HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (37.50%) XSL
2 3 (37.50%) Flash
2 3 (37.50%) XHTML
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) XSD
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) SEO
3 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) IIBA
1 2 (25.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) WCAG
2 2 (25.00%) QA