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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 861 844 756
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -88
Permanent jobs citing WAI 17 53 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.048% 0.098%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.45% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 48 94
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -16.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £47,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.42%
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
11074 11686 10491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.83% 10.69% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8884 9167 8398
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
London +31 5 £55,000 +12.82% 2
East of England +1 4 £27,500 -11.29% 1
South East -14 3 £36,000 +53.19% 4
Yorkshire -5 2 £28,500 -14.92%
North West -12 2 £28,750 -23.33%
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 - 1
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (84.00%) HTML
1 42 (84.00%) CSS
2 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (60.00%) HTML5
4 23 (46.00%) jQuery
5 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (40.00%) CSS3
6 19 (38.00%) WCAG
7 17 (34.00%) User Experience
8 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (30.00%) Adobe
9 14 (28.00%) CMS
10 13 (26.00%) W3C
10 13 (26.00%) MySQL
11 12 (24.00%) PHP
12 11 (22.00%) OO
13 10 (20.00%) Photoshop
13 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 9 (18.00%) .NET
14 9 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (16.00%) XML
15 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
15 8 (16.00%) Python
15 8 (16.00%) OOP
15 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
15 8 (16.00%) RESTful
15 8 (16.00%) Sitecore
15 8 (16.00%) Stress Testing
15 8 (16.00%) Marketing
16 7 (14.00%) Ajax

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (28.00%) CMS
2 7 (14.00%) Umbraco
2 7 (14.00%) WordPress
2 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (10.00%) Joomla!
3 5 (10.00%) Drupal
4 3 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (6.00%) Orchard CMS
5 2 (4.00%) Apache
5 2 (4.00%) Moodle
5 2 (4.00%) Kentico
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (10.00%) InfoPath
4 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (6.00%) MS Office
5 2 (4.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) GitHub
2 2 (4.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Axure RP
3 6 (12.00%) Grunt
3 6 (12.00%) Selenium
4 4 (8.00%) Subversion
4 4 (8.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.00%) Sublime Text
5 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.00%) gulp
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.00%) Marketing
2 5 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Web Designer
4 6 (12.00%) Designer
5 5 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) UI Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Designer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.00%) UX Developer
7 2 (4.00%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) HTML
1 42 (84.00%) CSS
2 30 (60.00%) HTML5
3 23 (46.00%) jQuery
4 20 (40.00%) CSS3
5 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (18.00%) .NET
7 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.00%) XML
7 8 (16.00%) RESTful
8 7 (14.00%) Ajax
8 7 (14.00%) Sass
9 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 4 (8.00%) XHTML
10 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (6.00%) JSON
11 3 (6.00%) DOM
12 2 (4.00%) Backbone.js
12 2 (4.00%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) User Experience
2 13 (26.00%) W3C
3 5 (10.00%) iPhone
3 5 (10.00%) iPad
3 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) OO
3 9 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (16.00%) Stress Testing
4 8 (16.00%) OOP
5 7 (14.00%) SEO
5 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) Web Accessibility
6 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (12.00%) TDD
6 6 (12.00%) Automation Testing
7 5 (10.00%) UML
7 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.00%) Use Case
7 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.00%) User Stories
8 4 (8.00%) Business Development
8 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.00%) PHP
3 8 (16.00%) Python
4 7 (14.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) Java
6 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.00%) WCAG
2 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Adobe
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (8.00%) EPiServer
3 4 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) OpenText
4 2 (4.00%) RedDot
5 1 (2.00%) Google
Reigate, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £31.5k - 35k per year + Plus excellent benefits (pension etc)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: 24 days ago