The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 261 229 248
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAI 2 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.19% 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 2.73% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
743 477 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.87% 7.03% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 617 358 536
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WAI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WAI Salary Trend in the North West

WAI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -14 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
WAI
England

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) Stress Testing
2 12 (92.31%) RESTful
2 12 (92.31%) Marketing
2 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
2 12 (92.31%) Use Case
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) UML
2 12 (92.31%) OOP
2 12 (92.31%) OO
2 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
2 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 12 (92.31%) RDBMS
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (92.31%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) W3C

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) RDBMS
2 12 (92.31%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (92.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (92.31%) C# Developer
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (92.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (92.31%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
1 12 (92.31%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) UML
1 12 (92.31%) OOP
1 12 (92.31%) OO
1 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
1 12 (92.31%) Use Case
1 12 (92.31%) Stress Testing
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
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