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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 78 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAI 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.39% - 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.70% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £38,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.27% +2.85%
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
81 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.47% 6.38% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 59 29 47
Average salary £33,500 £41,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.78% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

WAI
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Bath - 3 £38,500 -
WAI
South West

WAI
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript