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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 606 621 536
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -85
Permanent jobs citing WAI 6 7 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.016% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.15% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 68
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £53,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £27,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -20.71%
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
4579 4568 4586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.88% 10.61% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3602 3557 3630
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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 27 February 2015.

WAI Salary Histogram in London

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
1 17 (89.47%) jQuery
1 17 (89.47%) HTML5
2 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
3 12 (63.16%) CSS3
4 11 (57.89%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
5 9 (47.37%) Subversion
5 9 (47.37%) Sass
6 8 (42.11%) Drupal
6 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (42.11%) Grunt
6 8 (42.11%) SEO
6 8 (42.11%) W3C
7 7 (36.84%) Adobe
7 7 (36.84%) CMS
7 7 (36.84%) User Experience
8 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
8 6 (31.58%) OOCSS
8 6 (31.58%) WCAG
9 5 (26.32%) Marketing
9 5 (26.32%) Workflow
9 5 (26.32%) CODA
9 5 (26.32%) OO
9 5 (26.32%) XHTML
9 5 (26.32%) Basecamp
9 5 (26.32%) Node.js

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (42.11%) Drupal
2 7 (36.84%) CMS
3 5 (26.32%) Node.js
4 3 (15.79%) Apache
4 3 (15.79%) WordPress
5 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
6 1 (5.26%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.26%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Basecamp
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (47.37%) Subversion
3 8 (42.11%) Grunt
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
5 3 (15.79%) Maven
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) Ant
5 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
6 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (10.53%) Axure RP
7 1 (5.26%) Aptana Studio
7 1 (5.26%) JUnit
7 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.26%) PhantomJS
7 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (5.26%) Sublime Text
7 1 (5.26%) Bower
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Designer
4 4 (21.05%) Photoshop Designer
4 4 (21.05%) Web Designer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.79%) CSS Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
1 17 (89.47%) jQuery
1 17 (89.47%) HTML5
2 12 (63.16%) CSS3
3 9 (47.37%) Sass
4 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) OOCSS
6 5 (26.32%) XHTML
7 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
7 4 (21.05%) Ember.js
7 4 (21.05%) DOM
8 2 (10.53%) Microformats
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) Flash
9 1 (5.26%) .NET
9 1 (5.26%) Modernizr
9 1 (5.26%) Sencha Touch
9 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) W3C
2 7 (36.84%) User Experience
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Web 2.0
5 1 (5.26%) Video Editing
5 1 (5.26%) Human Factors
5 1 (5.26%) Wiki
5 1 (5.26%) Social Media
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (42.11%) SEO
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Email Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) IIBA
1 2 (10.53%) CBAP
2 1 (5.26%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) WCAG
2 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Adobe
2 5 (26.32%) CODA
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Sencha
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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