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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 822 973 927
Rank change year-on-year
+151 -46
Permanent jobs citing WAI 54 12 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.011% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.096% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 54 10 45
Median salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%

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
10378 12511 12731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.52% 11.66% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8198 9912 10050
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.02%

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

WAI Salary Histogram in the UK

WAI
Top 20 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 7 December 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 +138 54 £37,500 +20.96% 1
South West - 18 £30,000 -
Devon - 18 £30,000 -
London +69 12 £50,000 -
North West - 10 £37,500 - 1
Manchester - 10 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands -7 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Worcestershire - 6 £35,000 -
Redditch - 6 £35,000 -
South East +67 4 £40,000 +29.03%
Hampshire +12 4 £40,000 +29.03%
Portsmouth - 4 £40,000 -
East of England +6 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridge +13 2 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £47,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £29,500 -
Norwich - 1 £29,500 -
Leeds - 1 £28,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 96 (98.97%) HTML
2 93 (95.88%) CSS
3 91 (93.81%) JavaScript
4 68 (70.10%) jQuery
5 57 (58.76%) CSS3
6 56 (57.73%) HTML5
6 56 (57.73%) W3C
7 44 (45.36%) Web Services
7 44 (45.36%) User Experience
8 41 (42.27%) Front End Development
9 31 (31.96%) XML
9 31 (31.96%) Semantic Web
10 30 (30.93%) .NET
11 29 (29.90%) Photoshop
11 29 (29.90%) Adobe
12 28 (28.87%) Web Development
13 27 (27.84%) Web Design
14 26 (26.80%) OO
15 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET
15 25 (25.77%) C#
16 24 (24.74%) Microsoft
16 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
16 24 (24.74%) OOP
16 24 (24.74%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (24.74%) Grunt
17 22 (22.68%) gulp
17 22 (22.68%) Responsive Web Design
17 22 (22.68%) MySQL
17 22 (22.68%) E-Commerce
18 21 (21.65%) RESTful

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 6 (6.19%) IIS
2 5 (5.15%) CMS
2 5 (5.15%) Drupal
2 5 (5.15%) WordPress
3 2 (2.06%) Confluence
3 2 (2.06%) Kentico
3 2 (2.06%) Liferay
4 1 (1.03%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (29.90%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.19%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) HTTP
2 4 (4.12%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
3 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.68%) MySQL
3 18 (18.56%) RDBMS
3 18 (18.56%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Grunt
2 22 (22.68%) gulp
3 13 (13.40%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.12%) JIRA
6 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.06%) Bower
7 2 (2.06%) Fiddler
7 2 (2.06%) Firebug
8 1 (1.03%) Capybara
8 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.03%) Mocha
8 1 (1.03%) NUnit
8 1 (1.03%) RSpec
8 1 (1.03%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (1.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.03%) webpack
General
1 20 (20.62%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 93 (95.88%) Developer
2 25 (25.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (22.68%) .NET Developer
3 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET Developer
3 22 (22.68%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (22.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 22 (22.68%) C# Developer
4 21 (21.65%) UI Developer
5 20 (20.62%) Web Developer
6 17 (17.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (17.53%) Lead Developer
7 15 (15.46%) HTML CSS Developer
7 15 (15.46%) HTML Developer
8 12 (12.37%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (8.25%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (98.97%) HTML
2 93 (95.88%) CSS
3 68 (70.10%) jQuery
4 57 (58.76%) CSS3
5 56 (57.73%) HTML5
6 44 (45.36%) Web Services
7 31 (31.96%) XML
8 30 (30.93%) .NET
9 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET
10 21 (21.65%) RESTful
10 21 (21.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (13.40%) XHTML
12 11 (11.34%) Ajax
12 11 (11.34%) Sass
12 11 (11.34%) Semantic HTML
13 7 (7.22%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.22%) DHTML
13 7 (7.22%) DOM
13 7 (7.22%) XSLT
14 6 (6.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (57.73%) W3C
2 44 (45.36%) User Experience
3 31 (31.96%) Semantic Web
4 24 (24.74%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (18.56%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.09%) Life Science
7 3 (3.09%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.09%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.09%) Web 2.0
8 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.06%) NHS
9 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.56%) Windows
1 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Front End Development
2 28 (28.87%) Web Development
3 27 (27.84%) Web Design
4 26 (26.80%) OO
5 24 (24.74%) OOP
6 22 (22.68%) E-Commerce
6 22 (22.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (18.56%) Load Balancing
8 18 (18.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 18 (18.56%) Stress Testing
8 18 (18.56%) UML
8 18 (18.56%) Use Case
9 16 (16.49%) Separation of Concerns
10 12 (12.37%) Mentoring
11 10 (10.31%) Web Accessibility
12 8 (8.25%) MVC
13 6 (6.19%) Analytics
14 5 (5.15%) Mobile Development
14 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (93.81%) JavaScript
2 25 (25.77%) C#
3 21 (21.65%) SQL
4 10 (10.31%) PHP
5 4 (4.12%) Python
6 3 (3.09%) ECMAScript
6 3 (3.09%) Java
7 1 (1.03%) Ruby
7 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) Degree
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) WCAG
2 1 (1.03%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Adobe
2 24 (24.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.06%) DoubleClick
3 2 (2.06%) Google
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