The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 902 944 935
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Permanent jobs citing WAI 31 14 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.013% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.11% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 48
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,900 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11555 12438 13434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.74% 11.36% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9225 9790 10445
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WAI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAI within the UK.

WAI Salary Trend in the UK

WAI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAI over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 within the UK.

WAI Salary Histogram in the UK

WAI
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 31 £37,500 +30.43% 5
East of England +36 7 £41,500 +66.00%
North West +24 7 £37,500 +30.43% 1
South East - 7 £35,000 -
Manchester - 7 £37,500 - 1
London +18 6 £47,500 - 3
Yorkshire +31 4 - -
West Yorkshire +14 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £43,250 +73.00%
Huddersfield - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 £43,250 -
Camberley - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey - 3 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £24,500 -
Tring - 2 £27,500 -
Reading - 2 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £27,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £26,500 -
Aylesbury - 1 £26,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £26,500 -

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing WAI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WAI.

1 55 (98.21%) HTML
1 55 (98.21%) CSS
2 52 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 32 (57.14%) HTML5
3 32 (57.14%) CSS3
4 26 (46.43%) jQuery
4 26 (46.43%) Front End Development
5 25 (44.64%) .NET
6 23 (41.07%) User Experience
7 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 18 (32.14%) XML
9 17 (30.36%) Marketing
10 15 (26.79%) Web Design
10 15 (26.79%) Grunt
11 14 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (25.00%) Adobe
11 14 (25.00%) C#
12 13 (23.21%) Web Services
12 13 (23.21%) SQL
12 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
12 13 (23.21%) Photoshop
12 13 (23.21%) OO
12 13 (23.21%) W3C
12 13 (23.21%) Web Development
12 13 (23.21%) RESTful
12 13 (23.21%) Sass
13 12 (21.43%) gulp
13 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (21.43%) Degree

WAI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (19.64%) CMS
2 7 (12.50%) Drupal
3 6 (10.71%) Kentico
4 2 (3.57%) WordPress
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) Liferay
5 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (8.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) HTTP
2 5 (8.93%) FTP
2 5 (8.93%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) DVB
3 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
2 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Grunt
2 12 (21.43%) gulp
3 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.71%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (10.71%) Subversion
5 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
6 3 (5.36%) JIRA
7 2 (3.57%) Fiddler
7 2 (3.57%) Firebug
8 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.79%) Capybara
8 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.79%) RSpec
General
1 17 (30.36%) Marketing
2 5 (8.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.36%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Finance
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Developer
2 27 (48.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (23.21%) Web Developer
4 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.86%) UI Developer
5 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (16.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.93%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (8.93%) HTML Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior UI Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Junior
9 4 (7.14%) Junior Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (98.21%) CSS
1 55 (98.21%) HTML
2 32 (57.14%) CSS3
2 32 (57.14%) HTML5
3 26 (46.43%) jQuery
4 25 (44.64%) .NET
5 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 18 (32.14%) XML
7 14 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (23.21%) RESTful
8 13 (23.21%) Sass
8 13 (23.21%) Web Services
9 8 (14.29%) LESS
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (12.50%) REST
10 7 (12.50%) Underscore.js
11 6 (10.71%) Backbone.js
11 6 (10.71%) XHTML
12 5 (8.93%) JSON
12 5 (8.93%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) User Experience
2 13 (23.21%) W3C
3 10 (17.86%) Web 2.0
4 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (14.29%) N-Tier
5 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
7 4 (7.14%) Life Science
8 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.79%) Animation
9 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.36%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Front End Development
2 15 (26.79%) Web Design
3 14 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (23.21%) OO
4 13 (23.21%) Web Development
5 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.43%) SEO
6 11 (19.64%) SDLC
7 10 (17.86%) OOP
7 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
8 9 (16.07%) Web Accessibility
9 8 (14.29%) Analytics
9 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 8 (14.29%) MVC
9 8 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (14.29%) Stress Testing
9 8 (14.29%) UML
9 8 (14.29%) Use Case
10 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.00%) C#
3 13 (23.21%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) PHP
5 5 (8.93%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) ECDL
3 1 (1.79%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) WCAG
2 7 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) COBIT
3 1 (1.79%) GAMP
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 14000
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.79%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Adobe
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Twitter
4 2 (3.57%) DoubleClick
4 2 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) ATG
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.79%) Facebook
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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