The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 449 440 444
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAI 5 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.054% 0.048%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.52% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 11
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2501 2508 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.61% 10.47% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1995 1923 1808
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WAI
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WAI Salary Trend in the South East

WAI
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Kent - 5 £23,000 -
WAI
England

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe
3 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (50.00%) WCAG
3 5 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (50.00%) User Experience
3 5 (50.00%) Content Management
3 5 (50.00%) InfoPath
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) iPhone
3 5 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 5 (50.00%) iPad
4 4 (40.00%) Google
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing Analytics

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) WebTrends
1 4 (40.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (10.00%) ProtoShare
General
1 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Web Designer
3 4 (40.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Flash
3 4 (40.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) iPhone
1 5 (50.00%) iPad
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (40.00%) W3C
3 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Content Management
1 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
1 5 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (40.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Vignette
3 1 (10.00%) OpenText