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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 622 647 582
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -65
Permanent jobs citing WAI 7 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.024% 0.098%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.22% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 37
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
4828 5391 4673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.84% 10.95% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3896 4256 3733
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
City of London +32 1 £40,250 +15.00%
WAI
England

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) W3C
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
4 8 (61.54%) CSS3
4 8 (61.54%) Grunt
5 7 (53.85%) WCAG
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) SEO
5 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (46.15%) User Experience
6 6 (46.15%) PHP
7 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
7 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (38.46%) Sass
7 5 (38.46%) Drupal
8 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 4 (30.77%) CMS
8 4 (30.77%) Subversion
8 4 (30.77%) Selenium
9 3 (23.08%) WordPress
9 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) Maven
9 3 (23.08%) Ajax
9 3 (23.08%) Web Design
9 3 (23.08%) Workflow

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) Drupal
2 4 (30.77%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) WordPress
3 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) Moodle
4 2 (15.38%) Joomla!
5 1 (7.69%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
3 1 (7.69%) CorelDRAW
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Grunt
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) Subversion
4 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 3 (23.08%) Ant
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
6 1 (7.69%) Aptana Studio
6 1 (7.69%) JUnit
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) PhantomJS
6 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (7.69%) Sublime Text
6 1 (7.69%) Bower
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (23.08%) CSS Developer
3 3 (23.08%) HTML Developer
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) CSS3
4 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (38.46%) Sass
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
8 2 (15.38%) XHTML
8 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
8 2 (15.38%) DOM
9 1 (7.69%) Flash
9 1 (7.69%) .NET
9 1 (7.69%) Modernizr
9 1 (7.69%) Sencha Touch
9 1 (7.69%) OOCSS
9 1 (7.69%) LESS
9 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) W3C
2 6 (46.15%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Video Editing
3 1 (7.69%) Human Factors
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SEO
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (7.69%) UX Design
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) WCAG
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Sencha
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft