The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 619 574 577
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAI 4 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.080% 0.75% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 32 54
Average salary £50,000 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.38% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £59,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £36,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-15.27% -14.79%
WAI
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5007 4670 5221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.91% 10.55% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3908 3715 4336
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAI across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in London

WAI
Salary Trend in London

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

WAI Salary Trend in London

WAI
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAI across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

WAI Salary Histogram in London

WAI
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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
City of London -3 3 £50,000 -16.66%
WAI
England

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (50.00%) User Experience
5 6 (42.86%) Semantic HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (42.86%) Publishing
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Ajax
5 6 (42.86%) DHTML
5 6 (42.86%) XHTML
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) JSON
7 4 (28.57%) Selenium
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) SEO
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) Drupal
8 3 (21.43%) W3C
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) OOP
8 3 (21.43%) Flash
8 3 (21.43%) XSD
8 3 (21.43%) DOM
8 3 (21.43%) XSL

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (21.43%) Drupal
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 6 (42.86%) Publishing
2 3 (21.43%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) UI Programmer
2 6 (42.86%) UI Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) CSS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) Semantic HTML
4 6 (42.86%) Ajax
4 6 (42.86%) DHTML
4 6 (42.86%) XHTML
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) Flash
7 3 (21.43%) XSD
7 3 (21.43%) DOM
7 3 (21.43%) XSL
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) Spring
8 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) W3C
2 3 (21.43%) Web 2.0
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Wiki
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Human Factors
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) SEO
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Twitter