The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - 219 -
Permanent jobs citing WAI 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.057% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
WAI
England

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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
753 536 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.37% 10.16% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 536 434 387
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WAI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WAI Salary Trend in the West Midlands