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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 886 881 857
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Permanent jobs citing WAI 25 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.039% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 31
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +59.57%
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
11492 10774 10471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.14% 11.05% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9227 8475 8110
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 0 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North West 0 6 £37,500 - 2
Yorkshire +15 3 £30,000 -
London 0 3 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England +2 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
WAI
UK

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (90.48%) HTML
1 38 (90.48%) CSS
2 34 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 28 (66.67%) HTML5
4 26 (61.90%) CSS3
5 24 (57.14%) Front End Development
6 23 (54.76%) jQuery
7 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
7 19 (45.24%) User Experience
8 18 (42.86%) Grunt
9 16 (38.10%) Sass
9 16 (38.10%) Subversion
10 15 (35.71%) Marketing
10 15 (35.71%) Web Design
11 13 (30.95%) W3C
11 13 (30.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (30.95%) gulp
12 12 (28.57%) LESS
13 11 (26.19%) Adobe
13 11 (26.19%) WCAG
14 10 (23.81%) CMS
15 9 (21.43%) Photoshop
15 9 (21.43%) Web 2.0
15 9 (21.43%) Degree
15 9 (21.43%) Underscore.js
15 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
15 9 (21.43%) Bitbucket
16 8 (19.05%) Web Accessibility
17 7 (16.67%) XML
17 7 (16.67%) Drupal

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (23.81%) CMS
2 7 (16.67%) Drupal
3 5 (11.90%) Node.js
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Kentico
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 7 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DVB
1 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
2 18 (42.86%) Grunt
3 16 (38.10%) Subversion
4 13 (30.95%) gulp
5 9 (21.43%) Bitbucket
6 5 (11.90%) Axure RP
7 4 (9.52%) Bower
8 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
8 2 (4.76%) JUnit
9 1 (2.38%) Capybara
9 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (2.38%) Selenium
9 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (35.71%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Interactive Media
3 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.38%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 25 (59.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (14.29%) HTML Developer
7 5 (11.90%) UI Developer
7 5 (11.90%) UX Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Designer
8 4 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Creative Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Web Designer
10 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Web Designer
10 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) CSS
1 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 28 (66.67%) HTML5
3 26 (61.90%) CSS3
4 23 (54.76%) jQuery
5 16 (38.10%) Sass
6 12 (28.57%) LESS
7 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
7 9 (21.43%) Underscore.js
8 7 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (14.29%) Ajax
9 6 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (14.29%) Web Services
10 5 (11.90%) Ember.js
10 5 (11.90%) Express
10 5 (11.90%) Meteor
10 5 (11.90%) OOCSS
10 5 (11.90%) React
10 5 (11.90%) RESTful
10 5 (11.90%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) User Experience
2 13 (30.95%) W3C
3 9 (21.43%) Web 2.0
4 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.52%) Life Science
5 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.52%) Social Media
6 3 (7.14%) Animation
6 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
7 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 15 (35.71%) Web Design
3 13 (30.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (19.05%) Web Accessibility
5 7 (16.67%) Web Development
6 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.29%) MVC
6 6 (14.29%) OO
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.90%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 5 (11.90%) MVVM
7 5 (11.90%) SMACSS
7 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Mobile Development
8 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Open Source
10 2 (4.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.29%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) ECMAScript
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) ECDL
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) WCAG
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
2 1 (2.38%) GAMP
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 14000
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.76%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Adobe
2 5 (11.90%) Twitter
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Omniture
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