The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - 248 235
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% 0.064%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.16% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £38,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +43.92%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £28,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -17.85%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
516 621 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.01% 10.36% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 443 491 554
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,050 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing WAI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WAI
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WAI Salary Trend in the South West