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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 313 318 297
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAI 1 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.045% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.088% 0.39% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 19
Average salary £40,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
1133 1267 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.89% 11.33% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1078 940
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 March 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) WCAG
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) DOM
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) Grunt
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Games

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) DOM
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) IIBA
1 1 (20.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) WCAG
2 1 (20.00%) QA