The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 44 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing W3C 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.41% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.24% 1.40% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
W3C
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
152 143 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.26% 29.98% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 132 124 155
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

W3C
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Liverpool region.

W3C Salary Trend in Liverpool

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) HTML5
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) Validation
4 9 (69.23%) SOAP
4 9 (69.23%) Progressive Enhancement
4 9 (69.23%) REST
4 9 (69.23%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) XHTML
5 5 (38.46%) SOA
5 5 (38.46%) HTTP
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) Android
6 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Games
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) User Stories
6 4 (30.77%) Mobile App

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Android Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) HTML5
3 9 (69.23%) REST
3 9 (69.23%) CSS3
3 9 (69.23%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) XHTML
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
6 3 (23.08%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Validation
2 9 (69.23%) Progressive Enhancement
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (30.77%) Android Development
4 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe