The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
UK / England
Rank 811 897 907
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAI 22 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.024% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 38
Median salary £36,250 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,750 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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
9744 12610 12489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.28% 13.35% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7793 10036 9709
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WAI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

WAI Salary Histogram in England

WAI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 9 £25,000 -
North West -4 7 £47,500 +26.66%
London +58 4 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England +14 2 £37,250 -6.87%
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing WAI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WAI.

1 81 (100.00%) HTML
2 79 (97.53%) CSS
3 76 (93.83%) JavaScript
4 53 (65.43%) jQuery
5 45 (55.56%) CSS3
5 45 (55.56%) HTML5
5 45 (55.56%) W3C
6 41 (50.62%) Web Services
7 37 (45.68%) User Experience
8 32 (39.51%) Front End Development
9 29 (35.80%) Semantic Web
10 26 (32.10%) OO
11 25 (30.86%) .NET
12 24 (29.63%) C#
12 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
12 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
12 24 (29.63%) XML
12 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
12 24 (29.63%) Web Design
13 23 (28.40%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (27.16%) Web Development
14 22 (27.16%) RESTful
14 22 (27.16%) SQL
15 21 (25.93%) Photoshop
15 21 (25.93%) MySQL
15 21 (25.93%) OOP
15 21 (25.93%) Adobe
16 20 (24.69%) HTTP
16 20 (24.69%) Marketing
16 20 (24.69%) Responsive Web Design

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.17%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) Drupal
2 2 (2.47%) WordPress
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.17%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.69%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.93%) MySQL
3 19 (23.46%) RDBMS
3 19 (23.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.99%) gulp
2 16 (19.75%) Grunt
3 5 (6.17%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.70%) Bower
5 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) NUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (24.69%) Marketing
2 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (95.06%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) .NET Developer
2 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET Developer
2 23 (28.40%) C# .NET Developer
2 23 (28.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 23 (28.40%) C# Developer
3 18 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (20.99%) UI Developer
5 16 (19.75%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (19.75%) Lead Developer
5 16 (19.75%) Web Developer
6 12 (14.81%) HTML CSS Developer
6 12 (14.81%) HTML Developer
6 12 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (4.94%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.70%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) HTML
2 79 (97.53%) CSS
3 53 (65.43%) jQuery
4 45 (55.56%) CSS3
4 45 (55.56%) HTML5
5 41 (50.62%) Web Services
6 25 (30.86%) .NET
7 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
7 24 (29.63%) XML
8 22 (27.16%) RESTful
9 12 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (13.58%) XHTML
11 7 (8.64%) Ajax
11 7 (8.64%) Semantic HTML
12 6 (7.41%) DHTML
12 6 (7.41%) XSLT
13 5 (6.17%) DOM
13 5 (6.17%) Flash
13 5 (6.17%) SOAP
13 5 (6.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (55.56%) W3C
2 37 (45.68%) User Experience
3 29 (35.80%) Semantic Web
4 23 (28.40%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (23.46%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.70%) Life Science
7 3 (3.70%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.46%) Windows
1 19 (23.46%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Front End Development
2 26 (32.10%) OO
3 24 (29.63%) Web Design
4 22 (27.16%) Web Development
5 21 (25.93%) OOP
6 20 (24.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (23.46%) E-Commerce
7 19 (23.46%) Load Balancing
7 19 (23.46%) Non-Functional Testing
7 19 (23.46%) Stress Testing
7 19 (23.46%) UML
7 19 (23.46%) Use Case
8 14 (17.28%) Separation of Concerns
9 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.41%) MVC
11 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.41%) Web Accessibility
12 5 (6.17%) Mobile Development
13 4 (4.94%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 76 (93.83%) JavaScript
2 24 (29.63%) C#
3 22 (27.16%) SQL
4 3 (3.70%) Java
4 3 (3.70%) PHP
4 3 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) WCAG
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) Adobe