The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 811 826 764
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -62
Permanent jobs citing WAI 41 37 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.036% 0.097%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 0.34% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 87
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
WAI
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10665 10982 10518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.54% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8406 8666 8479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in England

WAI
Salary Trend in England

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

WAI Salary Trend in England

WAI
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAI across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WAI Salary Histogram in England

WAI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
North West +14 9 £37,500 - 1
South West -16 9 £38,500 +37.50%
London +36 7 £40,125 -5.58%
East of England +13 5 £50,000 +37.93%
South East -14 5 £23,000 -34.28%
Yorkshire +1 3 £27,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 89 (94.68%) HTML
2 88 (93.62%) JavaScript
2 88 (93.62%) CSS
3 54 (57.45%) HTML5
4 52 (55.32%) jQuery
5 39 (41.49%) User Experience
5 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (36.17%) Photoshop
6 34 (36.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 33 (35.11%) Marketing
8 32 (34.04%) CSS3
9 30 (31.91%) OO
10 29 (30.85%) MySQL
11 26 (27.66%) .NET
12 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
12 25 (26.60%) XML
13 24 (25.53%) SQL
13 24 (25.53%) Microsoft
13 24 (25.53%) W3C
14 23 (24.47%) Windows
14 23 (24.47%) OOP
14 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET
15 22 (23.40%) C#
16 20 (21.28%) PHP
16 20 (21.28%) Web Services
16 20 (21.28%) UML
16 20 (21.28%) RDBMS
16 20 (21.28%) HTTP
16 20 (21.28%) N-Tier
16 20 (21.28%) Scrum

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (19.15%) CMS
2 10 (10.64%) Drupal
3 7 (7.45%) Joomla!
3 7 (7.45%) WordPress
4 5 (5.32%) Node.js
4 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.32%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.26%) IIS
5 4 (4.26%) Apache
6 2 (2.13%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.13%) Moodle
7 1 (1.06%) Liferay
Applications
1 34 (36.17%) Photoshop
2 10 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (5.32%) InfoPath
4 4 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.13%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.06%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.06%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) GitHub
2 3 (3.19%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.28%) HTTP
2 4 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) Intranet
4 1 (1.06%) DVB
4 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.85%) MySQL
2 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
3 20 (21.28%) RDBMS
3 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
1 19 (20.21%) Axure RP
2 9 (9.57%) Selenium
2 9 (9.57%) Grunt
2 9 (9.57%) Subversion
3 8 (8.51%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (4.26%) JUnit
5 3 (3.19%) Ant
5 3 (3.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.13%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.13%) ProtoShare
7 1 (1.06%) Aptana Studio
7 1 (1.06%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.06%) Sublime Text
7 1 (1.06%) Bower
7 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 33 (35.11%) Marketing
2 5 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.19%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Games
4 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (73.40%) Developer
2 28 (29.79%) Front-End Developer
3 20 (21.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET Developer
3 20 (21.28%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.28%) C# Developer
3 20 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (15.96%) Web Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Web Designer
5 10 (10.64%) Designer
6 5 (5.32%) UI Programmer
6 5 (5.32%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.19%) QA Test Manager
8 3 (3.19%) QA Manager
8 3 (3.19%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Photoshop Designer
8 3 (3.19%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.19%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (94.68%) HTML
2 88 (93.62%) CSS
3 54 (57.45%) HTML5
4 52 (55.32%) jQuery
5 34 (36.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 32 (34.04%) CSS3
7 26 (27.66%) .NET
8 25 (26.60%) XML
9 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET
10 20 (21.28%) RESTful
10 20 (21.28%) Web Services
11 15 (15.96%) XHTML
12 11 (11.70%) Sass
13 10 (10.64%) Ajax
13 10 (10.64%) Flash
14 6 (6.38%) DOM
14 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
15 4 (4.26%) OOCSS
15 4 (4.26%) Ember.js
15 4 (4.26%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.49%) User Experience
2 24 (25.53%) W3C
3 20 (21.28%) N-Tier
3 20 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.38%) Digital Media
5 6 (6.38%) Web 2.0
6 5 (5.32%) iPhone
6 5 (5.32%) iPad
7 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.19%) Social Media
7 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.06%) Wiki
8 1 (1.06%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.06%) Human Factors
8 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) CentOS
2 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) OO
3 23 (24.47%) OOP
4 20 (21.28%) Load Balancing
4 20 (21.28%) Use Case
4 20 (21.28%) UML
4 20 (21.28%) Scrum
4 20 (21.28%) Stress Testing
5 19 (20.21%) Web Accessibility
5 19 (20.21%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (18.09%) SEO
7 16 (17.02%) User Stories
8 15 (15.96%) Business Development
8 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
9 10 (10.64%) Content Management
10 7 (7.45%) TDD
10 7 (7.45%) Web Design
10 7 (7.45%) Analytics
11 6 (6.38%) Marketing Analytics
12 5 (5.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 88 (93.62%) JavaScript
2 24 (25.53%) SQL
3 22 (23.40%) C#
4 20 (21.28%) PHP
5 9 (9.57%) Python
6 8 (8.51%) Java
7 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.13%) VB6
8 2 (2.13%) VB
8 2 (2.13%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) C
9 1 (1.06%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.06%) Ruby
9 1 (1.06%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.06%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) ISEB
1 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.19%) Degree
3 1 (1.06%) IIBA
3 1 (1.06%) CBAP
3 1 (1.06%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.15%) WCAG
2 7 (7.45%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.96%) Adobe
3 7 (7.45%) Google
4 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.26%) OpenText
6 3 (3.19%) HP
6 3 (3.19%) CODA
7 2 (2.13%) RedDot
7 2 (2.13%) Vignette
7 2 (2.13%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.06%) Sencha
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle
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