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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 875 938 940
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAI 43 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.023% 0.039%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.37% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 41
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +18.03%

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
11640 12559 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 11.60% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9164 10012 10087
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 26 September 2016 within the UK.

WAI Salary Histogram in the UK

WAI
Top 15 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 26 September 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 +63 43 £35,000 -13.58% 1
South West - 17 £35,000 -
Devon - 17 £35,000 -
London +48 11 £50,000 -9.09%
North West - 7 £37,500 - 1
Manchester - 7 £37,500 - 1
South East +32 5 £40,000 +7.38%
Portsmouth - 4 £41,250 -
Hampshire - 4 £41,250 -
West Midlands -10 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Worcestershire - 2 £35,000 -
Redditch - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Aylesbury - 1 £25,000 -

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 73 (97.33%) HTML
2 72 (96.00%) JavaScript
3 71 (94.67%) CSS
4 47 (62.67%) jQuery
5 42 (56.00%) CSS3
6 40 (53.33%) HTML5
7 35 (46.67%) W3C
8 33 (44.00%) User Experience
9 32 (42.67%) Web Services
10 30 (40.00%) .NET
11 29 (38.67%) XML
11 29 (38.67%) Front End Development
12 25 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 24 (32.00%) C#
14 23 (30.67%) Web Development
15 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
15 22 (29.33%) Photoshop
15 22 (29.33%) Adobe
16 21 (28.00%) OO
17 20 (26.67%) Marketing
18 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (25.33%) OOP
19 18 (24.00%) SQL
19 18 (24.00%) Web Design
19 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
19 18 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
19 18 (24.00%) RESTful
20 17 (22.67%) MySQL
20 17 (22.67%) Semantic Web
21 16 (21.33%) E-Commerce

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 9 (12.00%) CMS
2 6 (8.00%) Kentico
3 4 (5.33%) Drupal
3 4 (5.33%) IIS
3 4 (5.33%) WordPress
4 3 (4.00%) Confluence
5 2 (2.67%) Liferay
6 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.33%) Fireworks
4 3 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.33%) MS Office
6 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) HTTP
2 6 (8.00%) Internet
3 4 (5.33%) FTP
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) MySQL
3 14 (18.67%) RDBMS
3 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Grunt
2 14 (18.67%) gulp
3 11 (14.67%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.67%) JIRA
6 4 (5.33%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.67%) Capybara
7 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.67%) Fiddler
7 2 (2.67%) Firebug
7 2 (2.67%) RSpec
7 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.33%) Mocha
8 1 (1.33%) NUnit
8 1 (1.33%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.33%) webpack
General
1 20 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Multimedia
2 4 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (96.00%) Developer
2 22 (29.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 17 (22.67%) .NET Developer
4 17 (22.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (22.67%) C# Developer
5 16 (21.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (21.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (16.00%) UI Developer
7 9 (12.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (12.00%) HTML Developer
8 6 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Junior
10 4 (5.33%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (5.33%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (97.33%) HTML
2 71 (94.67%) CSS
3 47 (62.67%) jQuery
4 42 (56.00%) CSS3
5 40 (53.33%) HTML5
6 32 (42.67%) Web Services
7 30 (40.00%) .NET
8 29 (38.67%) XML
9 25 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 18 (24.00%) RESTful
11 16 (21.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (14.67%) Ajax
12 11 (14.67%) XHTML
13 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
14 7 (9.33%) JSON
14 7 (9.33%) Sass
15 6 (8.00%) Semantic HTML
16 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
16 5 (6.67%) XSL
17 4 (5.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (46.67%) W3C
2 33 (44.00%) User Experience
3 18 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (22.67%) Semantic Web
5 14 (18.67%) N-Tier
6 8 (10.67%) Web 2.0
7 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.00%) Life Science
9 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.67%) NHS
9 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
1 14 (18.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Front End Development
2 23 (30.67%) Web Development
3 21 (28.00%) OO
4 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.33%) OOP
5 18 (24.00%) Web Design
6 16 (21.33%) E-Commerce
7 14 (18.67%) Load Balancing
7 14 (18.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 14 (18.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (18.67%) Stress Testing
7 14 (18.67%) UML
7 14 (18.67%) Use Case
8 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.00%) SEO
9 9 (12.00%) Separation of Concerns
9 9 (12.00%) Web Accessibility
10 8 (10.67%) Analytics
10 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 72 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (32.00%) C#
3 18 (24.00%) SQL
4 8 (10.67%) PHP
5 5 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (5.33%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Adobe
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) DoubleClick
3 2 (2.67%) Google
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