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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 824 750 753
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAI 51 98 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.098% 0.099%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.44% 0.95% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 88 88
Average salary £31,000 £37,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.77% -17.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £36,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-15.27% -19.10%
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
11508 10343 11686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.66% 10.29% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8975 8205 9660
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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
South East -34 18 £23,500 -32.85% 1
Yorkshire - 15 £36,750 - 1
North West -29 6 £37,500 -
South West -22 5 £29,000 -6.45%
London -42 5 £50,000 +31.57% 1
East of England -26 2 £31,000 -15.06%
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 95 (95.96%) CSS
2 93 (93.94%) HTML
3 92 (92.93%) JavaScript
4 61 (61.62%) XHTML
5 57 (57.58%) .NET
5 57 (57.58%) ASP.NET
6 56 (56.57%) SQL Server
6 56 (56.57%) C#
7 54 (54.55%) XML
7 54 (54.55%) jQuery
8 50 (50.51%) HTML5
9 49 (49.49%) CSS3
10 44 (44.44%) Ajax
11 43 (43.43%) Web Services
12 42 (42.42%) SQL
13 40 (40.40%) Microsoft
14 35 (35.35%) MySQL
14 35 (35.35%) SOAP
15 34 (34.34%) Photoshop
16 33 (33.33%) Marketing
17 32 (32.32%) Fireworks
17 32 (32.32%) OOP
18 31 (31.31%) OO
18 31 (31.31%) Adobe
18 31 (31.31%) XSLT
18 31 (31.31%) Web Design
19 30 (30.30%) W3C
19 30 (30.30%) Windows
20 23 (23.23%) Flash
20 23 (23.23%) WCAG

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (20.20%) IIS
2 17 (17.17%) CMS
3 14 (14.14%) Apache
4 11 (11.11%) ExpressionEngine
5 4 (4.04%) WordPress
5 4 (4.04%) Drupal
6 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.01%) Node.js
Applications
1 34 (34.34%) Photoshop
2 32 (32.32%) Fireworks
3 11 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.18%) HTTP
2 13 (13.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.02%) Extranet
3 2 (2.02%) Intranet
4 1 (1.01%) DVB
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) ATM
4 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (56.57%) SQL Server
2 35 (35.35%) MySQL
3 20 (20.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (20.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (20.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 18 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.02%) Big Data
6 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.05%) Subversion
4 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.04%) Selenium
5 3 (3.03%) Axure RP
5 3 (3.03%) Maven
6 2 (2.02%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.01%) Ant
7 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.01%) JIRA
7 1 (1.01%) ProtoShare
7 1 (1.01%) Grunt
7 1 (1.01%) Xdebug
General
1 33 (33.33%) Marketing
2 7 (7.07%) Publishing
3 4 (4.04%) Multimedia
3 4 (4.04%) Finance
4 3 (3.03%) Back Office
5 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (71.72%) Developer
2 34 (34.34%) .NET Developer
3 30 (30.30%) Web Developer
4 22 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 22 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (15.15%) Front-End Developer
7 12 (12.12%) Front-End Web Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Software Engineer
9 10 (10.10%) PHP Developer
9 10 (10.10%) Senior Web Developer
9 10 (10.10%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
10 9 (9.09%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 9 (9.09%) UI Developer
10 9 (9.09%) UI Programmer
11 4 (4.04%) Technical Leader
11 4 (4.04%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (95.96%) CSS
2 93 (93.94%) HTML
3 61 (61.62%) XHTML
4 57 (57.58%) .NET
4 57 (57.58%) ASP.NET
5 54 (54.55%) XML
5 54 (54.55%) jQuery
6 50 (50.51%) HTML5
7 49 (49.49%) CSS3
8 44 (44.44%) Ajax
9 43 (43.43%) Web Services
10 35 (35.35%) SOAP
11 31 (31.31%) XSLT
12 23 (23.23%) Flash
13 20 (20.20%) .NET Framework
13 20 (20.20%) RESTful
13 20 (20.20%) WSDL
14 13 (13.13%) COM+
15 11 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
16 8 (8.08%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.30%) W3C
2 18 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 18 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.05%) Web 2.0
4 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Life Science
5 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.02%) Cybernetics
5 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.01%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.01%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.01%) Wiki
6 1 (1.01%) Open Source
6 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.30%) Windows
2 15 (15.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) OOP
2 31 (31.31%) OO
2 31 (31.31%) Web Design
3 22 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 20 (20.20%) Web Development
5 19 (19.19%) SEO
6 18 (18.18%) UML
6 18 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 18 (18.18%) Use Case
6 18 (18.18%) Stress Testing
7 16 (16.16%) Web Accessibility
7 16 (16.16%) Online Marketing
8 15 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (14.14%) Content Management
10 13 (13.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
10 13 (13.13%) Analytics
11 11 (11.11%) OOD
12 10 (10.10%) MVC
13 9 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 92 (92.93%) JavaScript
2 56 (56.57%) C#
3 42 (42.42%) SQL
4 18 (18.18%) PHP
5 15 (15.15%) VB
5 15 (15.15%) VB6
5 15 (15.15%) Java
6 11 (11.11%) C++
7 9 (9.09%) PHP5
8 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.02%) Python
9 2 (2.02%) Ruby
10 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.01%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.23%) WCAG
2 5 (5.05%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Puppet
1 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (40.40%) Microsoft
2 31 (31.31%) Adobe
3 11 (11.11%) Google
4 3 (3.03%) Twitter
5 2 (2.02%) Facebook
6 1 (1.01%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.01%) Open Text
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle
6 1 (1.01%) Vignette
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago