The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 256 240 279
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +39
Permanent jobs citing WAI 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.084% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.84% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £31,000 £36,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.06% +32.72%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £36,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -19.10%
WAI
England

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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
842 716 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.82% 10.01% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 667 581 669
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WAI
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WAI Salary Trend in the East of England

WAI
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 3 £31,000 -
WAI
England

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (100.00%) W3C
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) Web Design
3 8 (80.00%) XHTML
3 8 (80.00%) Web Accessibility
3 8 (80.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Life Science
5 1 (10.00%) Django
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) CRAMM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) DVB
5 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Web Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Front-End Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
1 9 (90.00%) HTML5
1 9 (90.00%) CSS3
2 8 (80.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) Django
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Web Design
2 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) CRAMM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) eTOM
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (10.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle