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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 828 845 773
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -72
Permanent jobs citing WAI 26 44 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.040% 0.081%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.38% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 72
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £42,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
10641 11679 10206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.65% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8471 9243 8337
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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
London +43 7 £40,125 -5.58% 1
North West -8 5 £37,500 -
South West -8 5 £35,000 +34.61%
East of England +12 4 £27,500 -6.77% 1
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
South East -8 1 £23,000 -34.28%
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (92.65%) HTML
1 63 (92.65%) CSS
2 60 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 39 (57.35%) HTML5
4 35 (51.47%) jQuery
5 27 (39.71%) User Experience
6 26 (38.24%) CSS3
6 26 (38.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (33.82%) MySQL
8 22 (32.35%) Photoshop
8 22 (32.35%) OO
9 21 (30.88%) Marketing
10 20 (29.41%) .NET
11 18 (26.47%) OOP
11 18 (26.47%) W3C
11 18 (26.47%) Stress Testing
11 18 (26.47%) RESTful
12 17 (25.00%) WCAG
12 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 17 (25.00%) Windows
12 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 17 (25.00%) XML
12 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 16 (23.53%) C#
14 15 (22.06%) PHP
14 15 (22.06%) SQL
14 15 (22.06%) Web Services
14 15 (22.06%) UML
14 15 (22.06%) N-Tier

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (20.59%) CMS
2 8 (11.76%) WordPress
3 7 (10.29%) Umbraco
3 7 (10.29%) Drupal
3 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.82%) Joomla!
5 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (4.41%) Orchard CMS
6 3 (4.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (4.41%) Apache
7 2 (2.94%) IIS
7 2 (2.94%) Node.js
7 2 (2.94%) Moodle
8 1 (1.47%) Liferay
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.35%) InfoPath
4 4 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.94%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.47%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (1.47%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) GitHub
2 4 (5.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) MySQL
2 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (22.06%) RDBMS
3 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.65%) Axure RP
3 8 (11.76%) Selenium
3 8 (11.76%) Grunt
4 6 (8.82%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (5.88%) JUnit
5 4 (5.88%) Subversion
6 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.94%) Ant
6 2 (2.94%) Maven
6 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.94%) Sublime Text
6 2 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.47%) Bower
7 1 (1.47%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.47%) Aptana Studio
7 1 (1.47%) JIRA
7 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (30.88%) Marketing
2 5 (7.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (75.00%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Front-End Developer
3 15 (22.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (22.06%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.06%) C# Developer
3 15 (22.06%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Web Designer
5 6 (8.82%) Designer
6 3 (4.41%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) UI Programmer
6 3 (4.41%) QA Test Manager
6 3 (4.41%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.41%) QA Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (92.65%) HTML
1 63 (92.65%) CSS
2 39 (57.35%) HTML5
3 35 (51.47%) jQuery
4 26 (38.24%) CSS3
4 26 (38.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 20 (29.41%) .NET
6 18 (26.47%) RESTful
7 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 17 (25.00%) XML
8 15 (22.06%) Web Services
9 8 (11.76%) Sass
10 7 (10.29%) Ajax
11 6 (8.82%) XHTML
11 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.35%) Flash
13 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.41%) JSON
13 3 (4.41%) DOM
14 2 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) User Experience
2 18 (26.47%) W3C
3 15 (22.06%) N-Tier
3 15 (22.06%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.35%) iPad
4 5 (7.35%) iPhone
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Social Media
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.47%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) Wiki
6 1 (1.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) OO
3 18 (26.47%) OOP
3 18 (26.47%) Stress Testing
4 15 (22.06%) UML
4 15 (22.06%) Load Balancing
4 15 (22.06%) Use Case
5 14 (20.59%) Scrum
6 13 (19.12%) Web Accessibility
7 12 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (14.71%) SEO
8 10 (14.71%) PRINCE2
8 10 (14.71%) Business Development
8 10 (14.71%) User Stories
9 7 (10.29%) TDD
10 6 (8.82%) Web Design
11 5 (7.35%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.88%) Analytics
12 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 16 (23.53%) C#
3 15 (22.06%) PHP
3 15 (22.06%) SQL
4 9 (13.24%) Python
5 6 (8.82%) Java
6 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.47%) VB6
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) VB
8 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) ISEB
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.47%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.00%) WCAG
2 4 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) Adobe
3 8 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 5 (7.35%) Google
5 4 (5.88%) EPiServer
6 3 (4.41%) HP
7 2 (2.94%) OpenText
7 2 (2.94%) RedDot
8 1 (1.47%) Sencha
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago