The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 859 765 772
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAI 43 91 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.87% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 39 77 102
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11797 10495 10809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.44% 10.08% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9289 8450 8996
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 £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAI
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -11 13 £35,000 +45.83%
London -84 12 £42,500 -26.08% 3
North West -11 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South West - 4 £27,750 - 1
East of England -17 3 £37,500 +33.92% 2
East Midlands -20 3 £19,250 -
Yorkshire -44 3 - -
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 79 (94.05%) CSS
2 74 (88.10%) HTML
3 66 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 48 (57.14%) jQuery
5 42 (50.00%) HTML5
6 41 (48.81%) CSS3
6 41 (48.81%) W3C
7 38 (45.24%) XHTML
8 36 (42.86%) MySQL
9 34 (40.48%) Marketing
10 33 (39.29%) Photoshop
10 33 (39.29%) XML
11 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
11 32 (38.10%) .NET
12 31 (36.90%) Windows
12 31 (36.90%) OO
12 31 (36.90%) Ajax
13 30 (35.71%) C#
14 29 (34.52%) Fireworks
14 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
14 29 (34.52%) Web Development
15 28 (33.33%) Adobe
16 27 (32.14%) OOP
16 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
17 26 (30.95%) Web Services
18 24 (28.57%) PHP
19 22 (26.19%) SQL
20 20 (23.81%) Internet
20 20 (23.81%) CMS
21 18 (21.43%) Flash

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (23.81%) CMS
2 17 (20.24%) Apache
3 12 (14.29%) IIS
3 12 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
4 8 (9.52%) WordPress
5 6 (7.14%) Drupal
6 5 (5.95%) Joomla!
7 3 (3.57%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.57%) Confluence
7 3 (3.57%) Moodle
8 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.19%) Mule
9 1 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (39.29%) Photoshop
2 29 (34.52%) Fireworks
3 15 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (5.95%) MS Office
5 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) Internet
2 16 (19.05%) HTTP
3 4 (4.76%) SSL
3 4 (4.76%) Broadband
4 3 (3.57%) Intranet
5 1 (1.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (42.86%) MySQL
2 32 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.95%) Maven
4 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.76%) Selenium
4 4 (4.76%) JIRA
5 3 (3.57%) FitNesse
5 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.38%) JUnit
6 2 (2.38%) Subversion
6 2 (2.38%) NUnit
6 2 (2.38%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.19%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.19%) Grunt
7 1 (1.19%) FindBugs
7 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.19%) Mockito
General
1 34 (40.48%) Marketing
2 8 (9.52%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.57%) Publishing
4 3 (3.57%) Law
5 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (75.00%) Developer
2 27 (32.14%) Web Developer
3 20 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Designer
5 13 (15.48%) PHP Developer
6 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (13.10%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Senior PHP Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 8 (9.52%) Front-End Web Developer
9 8 (9.52%) Junior
10 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) Digital Designer
11 5 (5.95%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (94.05%) CSS
2 74 (88.10%) HTML
3 48 (57.14%) jQuery
4 42 (50.00%) HTML5
5 41 (48.81%) CSS3
6 38 (45.24%) XHTML
7 33 (39.29%) XML
8 32 (38.10%) .NET
9 31 (36.90%) Ajax
10 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
11 26 (30.95%) Web Services
12 18 (21.43%) Flash
13 16 (19.05%) XSLT
14 14 (16.67%) RESTful
15 12 (14.29%) SOAP
15 12 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
16 10 (11.90%) WSDL
16 10 (11.90%) .NET Framework
17 5 (5.95%) Silverlight
17 5 (5.95%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (48.81%) W3C
2 13 (15.48%) Mobile App
3 12 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 12 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.95%) Animation
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.76%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.57%) iPad
7 2 (2.38%) Life Science
7 2 (2.38%) Cybernetics
7 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) Human Factors
8 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.19%) Wiki
8 1 (1.19%) Blog
8 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.19%) Open Source
8 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) Windows Phone
3 5 (5.95%) Android
3 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) OO
2 29 (34.52%) Web Development
3 27 (32.14%) OOP
4 18 (21.43%) Analytics
5 17 (20.24%) Online Marketing
6 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 16 (19.05%) Web Design
7 15 (17.86%) SEO
8 14 (16.67%) Content Management
8 14 (16.67%) UML
9 13 (15.48%) MVC
10 12 (14.29%) OOD
10 12 (14.29%) Stress Testing
10 12 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 12 (14.29%) Use Case
11 10 (11.90%) Web Accessibility
11 10 (11.90%) OO PHP
11 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (10.71%) Time Management
13 8 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 30 (35.71%) C#
3 24 (28.57%) PHP
4 22 (26.19%) SQL
5 10 (11.90%) Java
5 10 (11.90%) PHP5
6 5 (5.95%) VB6
6 5 (5.95%) VB
7 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.38%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.38%) C++
8 2 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) WCAG
2 5 (5.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
2 28 (33.33%) Adobe
3 12 (14.29%) Google
4 3 (3.57%) Twitter
4 3 (3.57%) JBoss
5 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.38%) Facebook
6 1 (1.19%) Demandware
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle
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Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
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