The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 62 69
Permanent jobs citing W3C 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.20% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.54% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
W3C
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
153 186 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.32% 36.47% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 108 131 231
Average salary £43,349 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £23,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

W3C
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

W3C Salary Trend in Merseyside