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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - 235 241
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.087% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.89% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
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
480 562 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.12% 9.80% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 426 437 568
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.34%

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