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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 883 943 941
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAI 28 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 45
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,600 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,200 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -

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
11550 12494 13470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.76% 11.39% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9184 9816 10605
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 £29,425 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

WAI Salary Histogram in the UK

WAI
Top 18 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 29 May 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 +47 28 £42,500 +13.33% 5
London +44 7 £45,000 +12.14% 2
South East +39 7 £40,000 +73.91% 1
North West +17 5 £37,500 - 1
Manchester +1 5 £37,500 - 1
East of England +32 4 £45,000 +63.63%
Yorkshire +21 4 - -
West Yorkshire +11 4 - -
Cambridge +4 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire -2 4 £45,000 +63.63%
Huddersfield - 4 - -
Reading - 4 £36,250 -
Berkshire - 4 £36,250 -
Surrey - 3 £42,500 - 1
Camberley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 50 (98.04%) HTML
1 50 (98.04%) CSS
2 48 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 30 (58.82%) HTML5
3 30 (58.82%) CSS3
4 25 (49.02%) Front End Development
5 24 (47.06%) User Experience
6 23 (45.10%) jQuery
7 19 (37.25%) .NET
8 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
9 15 (29.41%) Web Design
9 15 (29.41%) Marketing
9 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
10 14 (27.45%) gulp
10 14 (27.45%) Grunt
11 13 (25.49%) Web Development
12 12 (23.53%) SQL
12 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 12 (23.53%) C#
12 12 (23.53%) OO
12 12 (23.53%) Degree
12 12 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (23.53%) Sass
13 11 (21.57%) SDLC
13 11 (21.57%) RESTful
13 11 (21.57%) Web Services
13 11 (21.57%) XML
13 11 (21.57%) CMS
14 10 (19.61%) SEO
14 10 (19.61%) W3C

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 (21.57%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) Drupal
3 5 (9.80%) Kentico
4 4 (7.84%) Node.js
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 7 (13.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (9.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) HTTP
2 5 (9.80%) FTP
2 5 (9.80%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) DVB
3 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 14 (27.45%) Grunt
2 14 (27.45%) gulp
3 10 (19.61%) Subversion
4 7 (13.73%) Bitbucket
5 4 (7.84%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.96%) Capybara
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (29.41%) Marketing
2 5 (9.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.88%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 27 (52.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (25.49%) Web Developer
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (17.65%) UI Developer
6 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior UI Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Creative Developer
10 3 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (5.88%) HTML Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Angular Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (98.04%) CSS
1 50 (98.04%) HTML
2 30 (58.82%) CSS3
2 30 (58.82%) HTML5
3 23 (45.10%) jQuery
4 19 (37.25%) .NET
5 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.53%) Sass
7 11 (21.57%) RESTful
7 11 (21.57%) Web Services
7 11 (21.57%) XML
8 10 (19.61%) LESS
9 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (15.69%) Backbone.js
11 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (13.73%) REST
11 7 (13.73%) Underscore.js
12 6 (11.76%) RequireJS
12 6 (11.76%) XHTML
13 5 (9.80%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) User Experience
2 10 (19.61%) W3C
2 10 (19.61%) Web 2.0
3 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 6 (11.76%) N-Tier
5 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
6 4 (7.84%) Life Science
7 3 (5.88%) Animation
7 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Front End Development
2 15 (29.41%) Web Design
3 13 (25.49%) Web Development
4 12 (23.53%) OO
4 12 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (21.57%) SDLC
6 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
6 10 (19.61%) SEO
7 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (13.73%) MVC
9 7 (13.73%) OOP
10 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
10 6 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Stress Testing
10 6 (11.76%) UML
10 6 (11.76%) Use Case
11 5 (9.80%) Analytics
11 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 12 (23.53%) C#
2 12 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) PHP
4 5 (9.80%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) ECDL
3 1 (1.96%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) WCAG
2 6 (11.76%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) GAMP
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 14000
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.96%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Adobe
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Twitter
4 1 (1.96%) ATG
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) Facebook
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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