The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI 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
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - 65 -
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.70% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £38,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
WAI
South West

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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
61 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.50% 8.39% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 57
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £20,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WAI
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WAI Salary Trend in Somerset