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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 810 810 794
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAI 41 41 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.042% 0.089%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.40% 0.41% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 92
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £27,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -22.85%
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
10356 9902 10635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.52% 10.22% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8156 7689 8783
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 14 £37,500 +38.88% 1
South West -3 9 £38,500 +0.65%
London +6 6 £46,500 +16.25% 1
South East -43 4 £35,000 +48.93%
Yorkshire -8 3 £23,000 -42.50%
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
East of England -8 2 £50,000 -
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 84 (96.55%) HTML
2 83 (95.40%) JavaScript
2 83 (95.40%) CSS
3 55 (63.22%) jQuery
4 50 (57.47%) HTML5
5 38 (43.68%) Photoshop
6 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (41.38%) User Experience
7 31 (35.63%) .NET
7 31 (35.63%) XML
8 30 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 30 (34.48%) CSS3
9 29 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 29 (33.33%) C#
9 29 (33.33%) Marketing
10 28 (32.18%) SQL
10 28 (32.18%) XHTML
11 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
12 23 (26.44%) Responsive Web Design
12 23 (26.44%) Scrum
13 22 (25.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (24.14%) Web Services
15 19 (21.84%) OO
16 18 (20.69%) Flash
16 18 (20.69%) Windows
16 18 (20.69%) W3C
16 18 (20.69%) Ajax
16 18 (20.69%) Axure RP
17 17 (19.54%) Web Accessibility
17 17 (19.54%) OOP

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 15 (17.24%) CMS
2 9 (10.34%) IIS
3 8 (9.20%) Drupal
4 5 (5.75%) WordPress
5 4 (4.60%) Node.js
5 4 (4.60%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.15%) Liferay
Applications
1 38 (43.68%) Photoshop
2 9 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (9.20%) Fireworks
4 3 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.15%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.90%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Basecamp
2 4 (4.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) HTTP
2 3 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.15%) DVB
3 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.54%) MySQL
3 15 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 15 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Axure RP
2 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.94%) Dreamweaver
3 10 (11.49%) Subversion
4 5 (5.75%) Grunt
5 4 (4.60%) Selenium
6 3 (3.45%) Ant
6 3 (3.45%) Maven
6 3 (3.45%) JIRA
6 3 (3.45%) ProtoShare
6 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.15%) PhantomJS
8 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.15%) Bower
8 1 (1.15%) JUnit
8 1 (1.15%) Aptana Studio
General
1 29 (33.33%) Marketing
2 7 (8.05%) Publishing
3 2 (2.30%) Games
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 64 (73.56%) Developer
2 25 (28.74%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 20 (22.99%) C# Developer
4 20 (22.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (17.24%) Web Developer
5 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.79%) Designer
7 10 (11.49%) Web Designer
8 9 (10.34%) UI Programmer
8 9 (10.34%) UI Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Photoshop Designer
12 3 (3.45%) CSS Developer
12 3 (3.45%) UX Developer
12 3 (3.45%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (96.55%) HTML
2 83 (95.40%) CSS
3 55 (63.22%) jQuery
4 50 (57.47%) HTML5
5 31 (35.63%) .NET
5 31 (35.63%) XML
6 30 (34.48%) CSS3
7 29 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 28 (32.18%) XHTML
9 22 (25.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (24.14%) Web Services
11 18 (20.69%) Ajax
11 18 (20.69%) Flash
12 15 (17.24%) RESTful
13 12 (13.79%) SOAP
14 11 (12.64%) XSLT
15 7 (8.05%) Sass
16 6 (6.90%) .NET Framework
16 6 (6.90%) WSDL
16 6 (6.90%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (41.38%) User Experience
2 18 (20.69%) W3C
3 15 (17.24%) N-Tier
3 15 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (9.20%) Web 2.0
5 6 (6.90%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.45%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.45%) Social Media
7 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.30%) NHS
9 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.15%) Wiki
9 1 (1.15%) Human Factors
9 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) CentOS
2 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.44%) Scrum
2 23 (26.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (21.84%) OO
4 17 (19.54%) OOP
4 17 (19.54%) Web Accessibility
5 16 (18.39%) User Stories
6 15 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 15 (17.24%) Use Case
6 15 (17.24%) Stress Testing
6 15 (17.24%) UML
7 14 (16.09%) PRINCE2
7 14 (16.09%) Business Development
8 13 (14.94%) SEO
9 11 (12.64%) Content Management
10 9 (10.34%) Web Design
11 8 (9.20%) Waterfall
12 7 (8.05%) Analytics
12 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 83 (95.40%) JavaScript
2 29 (33.33%) C#
3 28 (32.18%) SQL
4 13 (14.94%) PHP
5 8 (9.20%) Java
6 6 (6.90%) VB6
6 6 (6.90%) VB
7 5 (5.75%) C++
8 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.15%) C
10 1 (1.15%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) IIBA
2 2 (2.30%) CBAP
2 2 (2.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) WCAG
2 9 (10.34%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Adobe
3 7 (8.05%) Google
4 5 (5.75%) CODA
5 3 (3.45%) Open Text
5 3 (3.45%) Vignette
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) Sencha
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