The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 91 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing WAI 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.21% 0.26% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.53% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £23,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
WAI
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
131 86 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.72% 11.03% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 109 65 83
Average salary £34,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WAI
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WAI Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

WAI
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Sheffield -16 2 £23,000 -42.50%
WAI
Yorkshire

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) XHTML
3 14 (87.50%) Ajax
3 14 (87.50%) SOAP
3 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 14 (87.50%) VB
3 14 (87.50%) VB6
3 14 (87.50%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 12 (75.00%) COM+
5 11 (68.75%) Degree
5 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
6 10 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (62.50%) C++
6 10 (62.50%) Java
6 10 (62.50%) XML
6 10 (62.50%) XSLT
7 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
8 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 3 (18.75%) jQuery
10 2 (12.50%) Subversion
10 2 (12.50%) NHS
10 2 (12.50%) W3C
10 2 (12.50%) User Experience
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (12.50%) T-SQL

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) UX Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) XHTML
3 14 (87.50%) Ajax
3 14 (87.50%) SOAP
3 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 12 (75.00%) COM+
5 10 (62.50%) XML
5 10 (62.50%) XSLT
6 7 (43.75%) Silverlight
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
1 2 (12.50%) W3C
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) VB6
3 10 (62.50%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft